When the weather starts to cool off in the fall it makes you want to get outside and attend more events! Well, luckily Sarasota has a ton of upcoming events and festivals that sound like a good time. From the Summer Circus Spectacular to Oktoberfest, these events are happening almost every weekend up until November. Don’t stay at home bored on your days off! Go hang out in town and be a part of the community! 

Check out this list of upcoming events in Sarasota now through October. 

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Summer Circus Spectacular

Summer Circus Spectacular

on Tuesday, 30 Jul, 2:00 PM
at The Historic Asolo
5401 Bay Shore Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243
Attending Interested

The Circus Arts Conservatory and The Ringling are happy to partner once again to present the Summer Circus Spectacular at the Historic Asolo Theater. Don’t miss this family-friendly show that runs Tuesday, June 11 through Saturday, August 3!

Repticon

Repticon

on Saturday, 3 Aug, 12:00 AM
at Roberts Arena
3000 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34237
Attending Interested

After much demand, Repticon Sarasota has returned to the location where it debuted in 2004 at Sarasota’s Robarts Arena.

Sarasota Slam

Sarasota Slam

on Friday, 9 Aug, 6:00 PM
at Marina Jack
2 Marina Plz, Sarasota, FL 34236
Attending Interested

Fishing Festival in Sarasota!

Tiki Fest

Tiki Fest

on Saturday, 10 Aug, 10:00 AM
at Fishermen's Village
1200 W. Retta Esplanade #57A, Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Attending Interested

Don't miss Fishermen's Village fourth annual "TikiFest"! There will be Tiki fun for everyone! Hula dancers, Ukulele performer, tiki toss and tiki bowling games, trop rock music, photo op's, tiki carvings, drink/food specials, tiki merchandise.

Gem-Jewelry-Bead Show

Gem-Jewelry-Bead Show

on Friday, 16 Aug, 10:00 AM
at Municipal Auditorium-Recreation Club OldBusiness
801 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34236
Attending Interested

AUGUST 16-17-18, 2019 SARASOTA, FLORIDA GEM-JEWELRY-BEAD SHOW Municipal Auditorium • 801 N. Tamiami Trail (Hwy. 41), Sarasota, Florida 34236 Show Hours: 10am-5pm daily Admission: Adult $5.00 ($4.00 if you mention this listing).

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Englewood Pioneer Days

Englewood Pioneer Days

on Monday, 19 Aug, 6:00 PM
at Englewood
South Indiana Avenue, Englewood, FL 34223
Attending Interested

Everyone is WELCOME to be part of this Community Committee whose sole purpose is to protect and preserve the tradition of the Parade and the history of Englewood.

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Venice Craft Festival

Venice Craft Festival

on Saturday, 31 Aug, 10:00 AM
at Venice
401 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285
Attending Interested

The 11th Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival returns to Florida's west coast for a 2-day celebration of affordable art and unique crafts.

MarineMax Sarasota Hosts: AquaPalooza 2019!

MarineMax Sarasota Hosts: AquaPalooza 2019!

on Sunday, 1 Sep, 10:00 AM
at MarineMax Sarasota
1601 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34236
Attending Interested

It's back! MarineMax Sarasota brings you fun in the Sun with AquaPalooza 2019! Raft up with fellow boaters to enjoy music, free Giveaways, and more!

Labor Day Regatta

Labor Day Regatta

on Sunday, 1 Sep, 10:00 AM
at Sarasota Sailing Squadron
1717 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34236
Attending Interested

The Sarasota Sailing Squadron's signature event is the annual Labor Day Regatta.

Suncoast Jeep Festival

Suncoast Jeep Festival

on Friday, 13 Sep, 10:00 AM
at Roberts Arena
3000 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34237
Attending Interested

From Jeep owners to area clubs, we will gather together to celebrate the Jeep lifestyle and promote Jeep fellowship all while raising money for some incredible charities. ​

A Taste of Downtown

A Taste of Downtown

on Saturday, 21 Sep, 1:00 PM
at Sarasota Opera
61 N Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236
Attending Interested

Now in its sixth year, this established Sarasota tradition will bring you to Sarasota Opera House, where your favorite downtown restaurants will be showcasing their tasty dishes paired with fine wines and assorted beers.

Venice Beach Party

Venice Beach Party

on Saturday, 28 Sep, 2:30 PM
at Venice MainStreet, Inc.
101 W Venice Ave, Ste 23, Venice, FL 34285
Attending Interested

This event is so much fun, we are bringing it back for year number 4!! The 4th Annual Venice Beach Party is held on Venice Beach with Live Music, Food, Drinks and an all around good time!

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Mystical Bazaar

Mystical Bazaar

on Saturday, 28 Sep, 11:00 AM
at Sarasota Municipal Auditorium
801 N Tamiami Trl., Sarasota, FL 34236
Attending Interested

Come for a day of fun and mystical connections and experiences! The Sarasota Mystical Bazaar is an annual event for the public to enjoy. Only $5 admission. It is a marketplace hosting many different things: Vendors, Psychic Readers, Speakers, Message Gall

A Taste of Sarasota

A Taste of Sarasota

on Saturday, 5 Oct, 10:00 AM
at TBD
TBD, SARASOTA, FL 34230
Attending Interested

15+ Restaurants Serving up all the Tastes You Can Eat!

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Sarasota Pirates & Rum Festival

Sarasota Pirates & Rum Festival

on Saturday, 5 Oct, 5:00 PM
at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
777 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
Attending Interested

*****BEAUTIFUL VAN WEZEL BAYFRONT SARASOTA*****Sarasota's biggest and best event in October for cancer awareness!!! Assemble your KREWE and join us for a party like no other for a good cause.

Fish for United Way

Fish for United Way

on Saturday, 5 Oct, 9:00 AM
at Fisherman's Cove
9000 Blind Pass Rd, Sarasota, FL 34242
Attending Interested

Locals and folks within a 100 mile radius remember the unbelievable times that they used to have fishing at the FPL Cooling Pond at the Parrish Plant, part of FPL’s Parrish Plant facility.