SUNCOAST BEACHES EVENTS

SUNCOAST BEACHES EVENTS
  • The First 5 Years of Art of Our Time
    On-Going Event: 4/21/2017 - 11/30/2017
    Daily. These galleries present an overview of some of the major projects with artists that have taken place in the first five years of the Art of Our Time program. Sarasota Jungle Gardens. 941-359-5700  www.sarasotajunglegardens.com
  • Downtown Venice Farmers Market
    On-Going Event: 4/22/2017 - 12/30/2017
    Every Saturday. 8am-1pm. Main St. & Lemon Ave., Downtown Venice. 941-484-6722  www.venicechamber.com
  • Sunsets in Joseph's Coat Skyspace
    On-Going Event: 5/4/2017 - 12/31/2017
    Every Thursday-Sunday. 1/2 hour before sunset and lasts 1 hour. Admission. Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-358-3180  www.ringling.org
  • Music on Main
    On-Going Event: 5/5/2017 - 12/1/2017
    Every First Friday. Live entertainment. Beer, wine and food sales benefit Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy. Bring chair and dogs on a short leash. No coolers please. 6-9pm.  Main St., Lakewood Ranch.   www.escape-to-sarasota.com
  • ROAR! Ringling Order of Art Readers
    On-Going Event: 5/5/2017 - 7/28/2017
    Select Fridays. A family storytime, designed to engage children ages 4-7 in activities that connect art with early literacy. Storytime and an accompanying activity. You may register approx. one month prior. 10:30-11:30am. Check website for schedule. Art Library/Education Center, Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700, ext. 3708  www.ringling.org
  • ROAR! Ringling Order of Art Readers
    On-Going Event: 5/5/2017 - 7/28/2017
    Select Fridays. A family storytime, designed to engage children ages 4-7 in activities that connect art with early literacy. Storytime and an accompanying activity. You may register approx. one month prior. 10:30-11:30am. Check website for schedule. Art Library/Education Center, Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700, ext. 3708  www.ringling.org
  • Village of the Arts Artwalk
    On-Going Event: 5/5/2017 - 12/1/2017
    Every First Friday & Saturday. Fri. 6-9:30pm, Sat. 11am-4pm. 8th Ave. W., Bradenton. 941-729-9177  www.bradentongulfislands.com/events/
  • Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market
    On-Going Event: 5/6/2017 - 11/24/2017
    Every Saturday. 7am-1pm. State St., Sarasota. 941-951-2656  www.sarasotafarmersmarket.org
  • Family Night at South Florida Museum
    On-Going Event: 5/6/2017 - 11/4/2017
    Every First Saturday (most months) 3-8pm. 1/2-price admission and kids' activities.  201 10th St. W., Bradenton. 941-746-4131, ext. 11  www.southfloridamuseum.org
  • Free Friday Night Concert
    On-Going Event: 5/12/2017 - 12/22/2017
    Every Second & Fourth Friday. Bring chair or blanket and enjoy the concert. 7-9pm. Centennial Park, Venice.   www.visitvenicefl.org
  • Amazing Acts of The Greatest Show on Earth
    On-Going Event: 5/19/2017 - 9/11/2017
    Daily. This exhibition features original posters of 146 years of exciting acts in circus history.  Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700, ext. 5705  www.ringling.org
  • Summer Zoo Camp
    On-Going Event: 6/5/2017 - 8/4/2017
    Every Monday-Friday. 9am-4pm. Sarasota Jungle Gardens.   www.sarasotajunglegardens.com
  • External Offerings: Chinese Ritual Bronzes
    On-Going Event: 6/9/2017 - 9/10/2017
    Daily. This exhibition showcases nearly 100 Chinese bronze objects from the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700  www.ringling.org
  • Skyway: A Contemporary Collection
    On-Going Event: 6/24/2017 - 10/15/2017
    Daily. See diversity of art being made in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pinellas, and Sarasota counties.  Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700, ext. 5705  www.ringling.org