There are several things to do in Sarasota and Bradenton this weekend, but picking just one or two can be a challenge. These Sarasota events are perfect for anyone looking to get out of the house, celebrate the spooky season, and bask in the fall weather. Halloween in Sarasota can finally be appreciated and several seasonal events are happening this weekend.

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Check out the top things to do in Bradenton and Sarasota this weekend if you want to go on an adventure in the city you love. For more events in Sarasota and Bradenton events, 941area is your go-to guide for all the most fun things to do in Sarasota and Bradenton.

Sarasota Oktoberfest

Sarasota Oktoberfest

on Friday, 16 Oct, 4:00 PM
at JD Hamel Park
Main St & S Gulfstream Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236
Attending Interested

Party like a Bavarian! The Sarasota Oktoberfest will offer seasonal brews, traditional Oktoberfest live music in addition to local rock & roll favorites, beer games and classic Oktoberfest food!

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Goblin Gathering - Drive-Thru Trick-or-Treat

Goblin Gathering - Drive-Thru Trick-or-Treat

on Friday, 16 Oct, 6:00 PM
at GT Bray Park
5502 33rd Avenue Drive West, Bradenton, FL 34209
Attending Interested

Manatee County Parks and Natural Resources Department is celebrating its 18th Annual Goblin Gathering in conjunction with National Night Out at G.T. Bray Park.

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Pasta Day Deal at Chianti

Pasta Day Deal at Chianti

on Saturday, 17 Oct, 11:00 AM
at Chianti Ristorante Italiano
3900 Clark Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233
Attending Interested

Special 20% discount on any Pasta Entrée at Chianti Ristorante Italiano

Brews & Brunch w/ Shiny Gumbo

Brews & Brunch w/ Shiny Gumbo

on Sunday, 18 Oct, 12:00 PM
at Big Top Brewing Company
6111 B Porter Way, Sarasota, FL 34232
Attending Interested

Brews & Brunch w/ Shiny Gumbo

Try the Y Day - Wicked Workout

Try the Y Day - Wicked Workout

on Saturday, 17 Oct, 7:30 AM
at Punta Gorda YMCA
South Tamiami Trail, Venice, FL 33590
Attending Interested

Come and get a Wicked Workout with the latest Les Mills releases and Group Exercise Demo's . Costume Contest , Raffles, Tennis & Pickle-ball Family Fun, Membership & Program Specials and more! Prize for the best dressed!