Easter Weekend 2018 in Bradenton & Sarasota has a lot to offer for events, dining and more. Enjoy an Easter Sunday brunch in Bradenton & Sarasota or check out one of the family friendly events for Easter. Be sure to check out the local Bradenton & Sarasota Florida events guide to find the perfect plans for Easter Weekend.
Things to Do for Easter Weekend in Bradenton & Sarasota 2018
Coffee with a Scientist: Dr. Tracy Fanara
at Gulf Coast International Properties, Boca Grande
Join Dr. Tracy Fanara, Staff Scientist in the Environmental Health Program, for coffee and pastries at our Boca Grande office! After a brief presentation about her work, Dr. Fanara will be available for casual conversation and Q&A. Please RSVP by clicking the "Register"
Columbus ships, the Nina and the Pinta, to land in Venice
at Fisherman's Wharf Marina
Columbus ships, the Nina and the Pinta, replicas of the caravel, will be available for walk aboard and guided tours, from March 29 through April 3 at Fisherman's Wharf Marina in Venice FL. Hours are 9am - 6pm. Open everyday. Don't miss your chance!
12th Annual Paws on the Catwalk Luncheon
at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota
We invite you to join us for the 12th Annual Paws on the Catwalk Luncheon benefiting the Humane Society of Sarasota County (HSSC). The event will take place Thursday, March 29, 2018, at the luxurious Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.
April Fool's Fete
at Michael's On East
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe presents its spring fundraiser, the "April Fool's Fete,” on Thursday, March 29, 6-9 p.m. at Michael's On East (1212 East Avenue S., Sarasota). Featured performers will include some of WBTT's audience favorites: Michael Mendez, Leon Pitts I
The Honey Vines (Acoustic/Vocals)
at The Reserve SRQ
Join The Reserve for the Reserve debut performance of The Honey Vines. The Honey Vines are a singer-songwriter duo consisting of Melanie Bozsa and Andrea Wirth. They began playing music together in 2011 at an open mic in Evansville, where the heart of the music communi
Bike Night W/ Cherry Bombs
at Peggys Corral
The last Thursday is our bike night! bike games, bike show, vendors, food, live music by the Cherry Bombs, It's a whole show of events packed into one night! Come check out the hottest bike night in the Bay area!
2018 Jungle Trails and Bunny Tails
at Sarasota Jungle Gardens
Grab your Easter basket and hop on over to Sarasota Jungle Gardens on Friday, March 30th for our annual Easter Egg Hunt!
Jungle Trails and Bunny Tails
at Sarasota Jungle Gardens
Easter eggs and more Easter eggs – 45,000 of them – are awaiting the Easter Bunny's friends at Sarasota Jungle Gardens' annual "Jungle Trails and Bunny Tails” event.
Good Friday Prayer and Worship in the Round
at Gulf Gate Church
there was a friend's betrayal, a public humiliation, governmental accusations, torturous punishment, and ultimately an undeserved criminal's death.
Good Friday Service
at Church of the Cross - COTC Family
Romans 5:8 But God showed his great love for us by sending Christ to die for us while we were still sinners.
Easter Egg Hunt
at faithlife church
FREE EVENT Kids 1-11 join us for an Easter Egg Hunt and more....
at Deep Creek Community Church
One of the highlights of this time of year is our Easter Eggstravaganza! This completely free event is a massive easter egg hunt with blow-up attractions, food, games, and much more!
at Centennial Park, Venice, FL
Pinkerton Wealth Management Group, Venice Lion's Club, The Warehouse, and Venice MainStreet Proudly present Eggstravaganza 2018. Thousands and Thousands of Eggs, The Easter Bunny, The Bunny Hop, all things eggtastic!
15th Annual Kids Easter Egg Hunt
at The Children's Garden and Art Center
Join us for our 15th Annual Kids Easter Egg Hunt at The Children's Garden on Saturday, March 31st at 10am sharp! Doors will open at 9:45am! This family friendly event is FREE for Garden Members and included in your admission for non-members.
at Babcock Ranch
Join us for our Eggstravaganza on Saturday, March 31. We'll have plenty of activities to entertain the entire family including a butterfly release, egg hunt, arts & crafts, Easter card making, face painting, photos with the Easter Bunny and more! This event is free and
Harvest Spring Fling
at The Harvest Sarasota
Join us for the biggest fun family event of the year with a Spring Fling festival and massive Sarasota easter egg hunt with over 15,000 eggs at the new Harvest Park at 17th St. and Beneva Road on March 31st from 10AM to 2PM. This will be one of the largest and most mem
Super Dutys of SWFL Beach Meet
at Florida Tracks and Trails
Group BBQ March 31st at Florida Tracks and Trails!! This is open to everyone in the Superdutys of SWFL group, family friendly as well. Great time to meet some of the club members that don't come out as much! Bring your toys and swim suits! *** Outside alcoholic drin
Kids Easter Party
at Bradenton Yacht Club
Back by popular demand we are having a whole party for the kids to celebrate the Easter Bunny! There will be an Egg Hunt, Arts and Crafts, yummy Easter Snacks, and you know it…the EASTER BUNNY will be here for pictures and high fives!
Tails on the Trails
at Trailwalker Gear Outfitters
Enjoy the Outdoors with your Best Friend! Bring your furry companion to TrailWalker Gear Outfitters for a insightful seminar presented by Our friends at Sarasota Dog Wizard and RuffWear. Presentations to include: - How to hike with your Best Friend - What
Pre-order your Easter cakes & cupcakes for pick-up on Easter Eve! Easter menu + ordering instructions available at retrobaked.com/eastermenu.
Kory Souza Originals Bike Night at Monk's
at Monk's Steamer Bar
Join us on Saturday March 31st for the Kory Souza Originals Bike Night at Monk's Steamer Bar in Gulf Gate, Sarasota. Bring your bike out to take advantage of our VIP parking and discounted food & beverages at one of our favorite spots! *Under 21 guests are allowed on t
22N at Caddy's at the Pointe
at Caddy's At The Pointe
22N Rocks Caddy's on the Beach!
Sarasota BMX - 44th Anniversary Race
at Sarasota BMX
Sarasota BMX is celebrating it's 44th Anniversary on March 31, 2018.
Betty Fox Band at Motorworks Brewing
at Motorworks Brewing
The Betty Fox Band (Blues/Soul/Funk) is back in the Beer Garden on March 31st and we're super excited about it (no cover)! With an extensive background in gospel and a lifelong passion for soul music, Betty Fox has come a long way from her southern roots to headlining
Blue + You Free Movie Night - Saturday, March 31, 2018
at Sarasota Police Department
Our next Blue + You Free Movie Night will be on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 8 p.m. on the west end lawn of the Sarasota Police Department, 2099 Adams Lane, Sarasota. The west end lawn will open at 7 p.m. In partnership with 1st Street Credit Union, Regal Cinemas Holly
Ship Of Fools!!
at The Five O'clock Club
Rockin all your favorite Greatfull Dead tunes and much, much more!! Sarasota's original live music venue!!
Easter Sunrise Breakfast to Celebrate the Rising of the Son
at Peace River Wesleyan Church
Breakfast, fellowship and celebrating the resurrection of the Son. Come join us and invite your friends and family!!
Casual Easter Breakfast at Dean's!
at Dean's South of the Border
We're casual here and we invite you over for an Easter Sunday breakfast buffet! Please click pic for details. We'll be serving eggs benedict, scrambled eggs, french toast, quiche, ham steak, sausage links, bacon, sausage gravy, salmon lox, home fries, hash browns, ass
Easter at FBC Palmetto
at FBC Palmetto
Come worship with us Easter morning! We have five service times available.
Easter at RiverLife Church
at RiverLife Church
Join us as we celebrate the rise of Jesus. Be sure to invite your family, friends and neighbors to EASTER at RiverLife Church!
You won't want to miss our Easter Celebration at COM this year.
at Church of Motion
Easter Brunch Buffet
at Marina Jack
Along with some specials on Mimosas and Bloody Marys, our Buffet will be featuring a Salad Station, Breakfast Station, Carving Station, and Dessert Station.
Easter Brunch Buffet & Waterfront Dining
at Pier 22 Restaurant - Patio - Ballroom
Celebrate with friends and family this Easter Sunday with a holiday brunch buffet from PIER 22—voted best brunch menu (Sarasota Herald-Tribune & Bradenton Herald).
at Harbor Community Church
Easter worship service begins at 10 am. Nursery and children's church for kids up to 5th grade.
Easter Celebration Service
at First Baptist Church of Bradenton
You are invited to join us in a time of worship on Easter Sunday, April 1st at 10:30am. Come and find out how you can have Hope restored in your life! See our website for more details: firstbradenton.com
Easter Brunch at Sunday Polo
at Sarasota Polo Club
Join us for Sunday Polo and Easter Brunch in the Pavilion! Tickets are $47for adults and $17.50 for children 12 & under. Brunch will be served from 11:30-1:30. If you would like to purchase tickets please contact the polo offices at 941-907-0000 and ask for Amy. Admis
Easter Dinner Bradenton
at Pier 22 Restaurant - Patio - Ballroom
PIER 22 welcomes guests to enjoy a special Easter dinner menu created by executive chef Greg Campbell! Plus we're serving $4 handcrafted mimosas and bloody mary's all day!
2018 Lent 40 Days of Giving
at Downtown Ministries Inc
Today is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of 40 days of Lent, and ending on Easter Sunday as we celebrate the resurrection of our Savior! Traditionally we as Christians enter this time of reflection and fasting by giving up something we enjoy! Every year I ask you to do s