With a stressful year soon behind us, now is the time to try and end your 2022 right by taking part in some of these exciting holiday events in Sarasota. Get your stockings out and get ready to celebrate with some of the best things to do in Sarasota for the holidays.

From garden explorations to 5K runs, there is something here for everyone during Christmas in Sarasota so check out this list to see how you're going to spend your holiday season! For more Sarasota events, 941area is your go-to guide for all the most fun things to do in Sarasota.

Ellenton Premium Outlets
4.8  5 Rating (1)
5461 Factory Shops Boulevard, Ellenton FL, 34222
Are you looking for a great day outdoors and even better savings? The Ellenton Premium Outlet Mall offers just that. A great selection of name brand retailers...
The Mall at University Town Center
4.5  5 Rating (3)
140 University Town Center Dr, Sarasota FL, 34243
Ideally situated at the intersection of I-75 and University Parkway, The Mall at University Town Center is the premiere shopping and dining destination...
The Tabernacle Church
Community & Government $
4141 Desoto Rd, Sarasota FL, 34235
The Tabernacle Church Sunday 10:15 am Worship 9 am Connect - Bible Classes Wednesday 7 pm Bible Study/Worship/Prayer www.thetabsarasota.org ...
Venice MainStreet, Inc.
Community & Government
101 W Venice Ave, Ste 23, Venice FL, 34285
Venice MainStreet is a 501c3 volunteer driven nonprofit committed the historic preservation and economic vitality of Historic Downtown Venice.
Selby Gardens - Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
Travel $
900 S Palm Ave, Sarasota FL, 34236
To provide enjoyment for all who visit the Gardens! . To further the understanding and appreciation of plant life, with emphasis on epiphytes, and to provide...
Chabad of Sarasota-Manatee
Shopping $
7700 Beneva Rd, Sarasota FL, 34238
Our philosophy is to respect, appreciate and educate Jewish families regardless of background. We open our arms and hearts to all Jews who seek a Jewish...
Nathan Benderson Park
5.0  5 Rating (2)
5851 Nathan Benderson Cir, Sarasota FL, 34235
Nathan Benderson Park is located in Sarasota, Florida. It is North America's premier 2,000-meter sprint course and regatta center. Over $40 million is committed...
The Children's Garden and Art Center
Recreation $
1670 10th Way, Sarasota FL, 34236
Keeping kids connected to nature.www.sarasotachildrensgarden.com for infor. and events
Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium
4.7  5 Rating (3)
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota FL, 34236
Located on City Island, the Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium features aquatic research and an aquarium that provides fun for the whole family. Explore...
Sailor Circus
2075 Bahia Vista St, Sarasota FL, 34239
Spring show 3/28 - 3/31 & 4/4-4/7. Sailor Circus now in it's sixth decade of operation has grown from a small high school gymnastics class in 1949 to the...