• International Folk Dances
    On-Going Event: 11/1/2017 - 11/28/2018
    Every Wednesday. 7-9:30pm. Bayfront Community Center, Sarasota.
  • Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market
    On-Going Event: 11/4/2017 - 11/24/2018
    Every Saturday. 7am-1pm. Rain or shine. More than 70 area vendors on display. Lemon and Main St. 941-225-9256
  • Family Night at South Florida Museum
    On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 11/3/2018
    Every First Saturday (most months) 3-8pm. Reduced admission and kids' activities.  201 10th St. W., Bradenton. 941-746-4131, ext. 11
  • Free Friday Night Concert
    On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 11/23/2018
    Every Second & Fourth Friday. Bring chair or blanket and enjoy the concert. 7-9pm. Centennial Park, Venice.
  • Live from Downtown Sarasota, It's Friday Night!
    On-Going Event: 4/20/2018 - 11/23/2018
    Every Friday. Live local entertainment and performing arts groups. 6-9pm.  Downtown Sarasota.
  • Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market
    On-Going Event: 4/21/2018 - 11/24/2018
    Every Saturday. 7am-1pm. State St., Sarasota. 941-951-2656
  • Downtown Venice Farmers Market
    On-Going Event: 4/21/2018 - 11/24/2018
    Every Saturday. 8am-12pm. Main St. & Lemon Ave., Downtown Venice. 941-445-9209
  • Historic Train Depot Tours
    On-Going Event: 4/21/2018 - 11/24/2018
    Every Saturday. Free docent-led tours of 1927 train depot. 10am-1pm. In April - Mon, Wed, Fri, 10am-3pm. 303 E. Venice Ave., Venice.
  • Kaleidoscope of Color: Costume Designs of Miles White
    On-Going Event: 4/22/2018 - 8/5/2018
    Daily. Elephants transformed into swans, beautiful girls turned into birthday cakes, and clowns became kings. Exhibition will include original sketches, watercolors, swatchbooks, and their production documents. Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700, ext. 5705
  • Siesta Key Drum Circle
    On-Going Event: 4/22/2018 - 11/18/2018
    Every Sunday an hour before sunset. Watch the community drum circle or bring your drums and join in. Enjoy the sunset plus belly dancing. Main Pavilion, Siesta Beach.
  • Yoga on Siesta Beach
    On-Going Event: 4/23/2018 - 11/21/2018
    Every Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat. Bring a towel or mat, drinking water and cash donation. All fitness levels and ages welcome. 9-10:30am. Behind Green Life Guard Station, Siesta Beach.
  • Art After 5
    On-Going Event: 5/3/2018 - 12/27/2018
    Every Thursday. Enjoy the museums after hours. 5-8pm.  Ringling Circus Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700
  • Sunsets in Joseph's Coat Skyspace
    On-Going Event: 5/3/2018 - 12/28/2018
    Every Thursdays and Fridays. 1/2 hour before sunset and lasts 1 hour. Admission fee. Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-358-3180
  • Music on Main
    On-Going Event: 5/4/2018 - 12/7/2018
    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: 5/4/2018 - 11/3/2018
    Every First Friday & Saturday. Fri. 6-9:30pm, Sat. 11am-4pm. 8th Ave. W., Bradenton. 941-729-9177
  • Sarasota Music Festival
    6/3/2018 - 6/24/2018
    Symphonic artistry including artist showcase concerts, Friday festival chamber concerts, and Saturday symphony orchestra concerts. Municipal Auditorium, Sarasota. 941-953-3434
  • Museum of Art Mondays
    On-Going Event: 6/4/2018 - 7/30/2018
    Every Monday. A special art-making program tied to objects you can find in the galleries! Enjoy free admission to Museum of Art on Mondays only. 10am-3pm. Visitor's Pavilion, Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700
  • Summer Zoo Camp
    On-Going Event: 6/4/2018 - 8/3/2018
    Every Monday-Friday. 9am-4pm. Sarasota Jungle Gardens.
  • ROAR! Ringling Order of Art Readers
    On-Going Event: 6/7/2018 - 8/3/2018
    Select Thursday and Fridays. Family storytime, designed to engage children ages 4-7 in activities that connect art with early literacy. Storytime and an accompanying activity. Register the morning of the program. 10:30-11:30am. Check for schedule. Art Library/Educ. Ctr, Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-359-5700 ext. 3707
  • Summer Circus Spectacular
    On-Going Event: 6/19/2018 - 7/26/2018
     Historic Asolo Theater, Ringling Museum, Sarasota. 941-360-7399
  • Super Boat Grand Prix Festival
    6/23/2018 - 7/4/2018
    Various events all week long, including Super Boat Race featuring over 30 boats from across the country, fashion show, car show, and golf tournament. Lido Beach, Sarasota.