• 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market
    On-Going Event: 5/6/2017 - 11/24/2017
    Every Saturday. 7am-1pm. State St., Sarasota. 941-951-2656
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • World Rowing Championships
    9/23/2017 - 10/1/2017
    Sarasota-Bradenton, FL is excited to host the 2017 World Rowing Championships. Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota.