Family Friendly Events & Things to Do
Near Bradenton & Sarasota
Winterfest at North River Ranch
at North River Ranch
Come play in the snow and take pictures with Mr. & Mrs. Clause!
The Nutcracker Ballet, presented by Dance Theatre of Bradenton
at Davis Theatre at Manatee High School
The magic of the season returns with Bradenton's favorite holiday tradition, The Nutcracker. Experience the magical winter wonderland of toy soldiers, King of the Mice, Sugar Plum Fairy, and so much more.
The Nutcracker In Sarasota
at Sarasota Opera
A chance to experience the timeless story of Clara and her adventures with The Nutcracker! Join us for four performances of The Nutcracker.
Deck the Halls
at Florida Studio Theatre
A celebration of what makes the holidays special, Florida style!
Pottery on the Wheel (Kids & Beginners welcome!)
at The Artful Giraffe
Unleash your inner potter at the Artful Giraffe in Sarasota! Learn the art of throwing on the wheel with our expert instructors. Private classes are available every day by appointment for ages 6+, and you can bring up to 4 people per class!