This weekend is all about Dad! Whether he wants a thick steak off the grill or a couple of beers on the beach, do what he wants this weekend. Show him that you appreciate all he does for you and set aside time where the two of you can just spend some quality time together this Father's Day in Sarasota.

For those of you who won't be celebrating with dad this weekend, there is still a slew of fun events and things to do going on in Sarasota. For the full list, continue reading! 

And remember, you can always return to 941area for more local events and things to do in Manatee County! Best of all, it's free! 

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Derek Lersch (Full Band) - Joyland Country Music Nightclub

Derek Lersch (Full Band) - Joyland Country Music Nightclub

on Friday, 14 Jun, 2019 9:30 PM
at Joyland
5520 14th St W, Bradenton, FL 34207

The Derek Lersch Band returns to Joyland Friday, June 14th! The party starts at 9:30pm! You won’t want to miss this show!

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2019 Sarasota Great Father's Day Race

2019 Sarasota Great Father's Day Race

on Saturday, 15 Jun, 2019 7:00 AM
at Siesta Key Beach
946 Beach Rd, Siesta Key, FL 34242

We'll have a photographer at the event. RACE PHOTOS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE. We'll also have a FREE photobooth at the event!

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2019 Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival

2019 Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival

on Saturday, 15 Jun, 2019 10:00 AM
at 220 Miami Ave W
220 Miami Avenue West, Venice, FL 34285

Located in Sarasota County, this event precludes the popular March Art Classic. Some of the nation’s best crafters will converge along Miami Avenue, one of Venice’s popular downtown streets.

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Bikes at The Bazaar

Bikes at The Bazaar

on Saturday, 15 Jun, 2019 10:00 AM
at The Bazaar on Apricot & Lime
821 Apricot Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34237

Bikes at The BazaarAntique & Vintage Motorcycle Show 4 Classes (must be over 35 years)American, British, European & Japanese Preregister your bike here. Show is 10-3pm. Bike set up starts at 9am. People’s choice voting until 2pm. Best in show trophy and 1st prize & meri

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Bert's Beards and Brews Father's Day Bash

Bert's Beards and Brews Father's Day Bash

on Saturday, 15 Jun, 2019 11:00 AM
at Bert's Black Widow Harley-Davidson
2224 El Jobean Rd, Port Charlotte, FL 33948

Plus, with any test ride on a 2019 - receive a free Black Widow Silicone Pint Glass!* RSVP for your test ride today >> https://bertsbeardsandbrews19.eventbrite.com

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Kilt Night & Whiskey Dregs

Kilt Night & Whiskey Dregs

on Saturday, 15 Jun, 2019 6:00 PM
at Motorworks Brewing
1014 9th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34205

Please join us for one of our infamous Kilt Night's at Motorworks Brewery. Whiskey Dregs will be our musical guests!

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Drag Showcase at Purple Rhino

Drag Showcase at Purple Rhino

on Saturday, 15 Jun, 2019 9:00 PM
at Purple Rhino Lodge
2920 Beneva Rd, Sarasota, FL 34232

Drag Showcase at Purple Rhino

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The Freecoasters at The Celtic Ray in Punta Gorda, FL

The Freecoasters at The Celtic Ray in Punta Gorda, FL

on Saturday, 15 Jun, 2019 9:00 PM
at Celtic Ray Public House
145 East Marion Avenue, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

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Father's Day Brunch

Father's Day Brunch

on Sunday, 16 Jun, 2019 9:00 AM
at Boca Royale Golf and Country Club
1601 Englewood Rd, Englewood, FL 34223

Bring Dad to the Club for this terrific breakfast brunch and then play golf.

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Drafts for Dads

Drafts for Dads

on Sunday, 16 Jun, 2019 10:00 AM
at The Sarasota Modern, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
1290 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota, FL 34236

To celebrate Father's Day, we're giving drafts for dads! Get two 16oz draft beers with the purchase of any entrée/meal $16 or higher!

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Father's Day at Boca

Father's Day at Boca

on Sunday, 16 Jun, 2019 11:00 AM
at Boca Sarasota
19 South Lemon Ave., Sarasota, FL 34236

This Father's Day, give Dad the gift of a delicious meal at Boca! All Dads will receive a complimentary beer with the purchase of a New York Strip Steak on Sunday, June 16th.

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Father's Day at Mattison's Riverwalk Grille, Downtown Bradenton

Father's Day at Mattison's Riverwalk Grille, Downtown Bradenton

on Sunday, 16 Jun, 2019 11:00 AM
at Mattison's Riverwalk Grille | Downtown Bradenton
101 Riverfront Blvd Ste 120, Bradenton, FL 34205

Bring dad in for dinner at Mattison's Riverwalk Grille.

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Father's Day Golf Giveaway!

Father's Day Golf Giveaway!

on Sunday, 16 Jun, 2019 12:00 PM
at Ed's Tavern Lakewood Ranch
10719 Rodeo Dr, Bradenton, FL 34202

Ed's Tavern, Legacy Golf Club, Lakewood National Golf Club, & Stoneybrooke at Heritage Harbor are giving a round of golf for 4 to 3 lucky winners!

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Yappy Hour Pet Extravaganza

Yappy Hour Pet Extravaganza

on Sunday, 16 Jun, 2019 1:00 PM
at Motorworks Brewing
1014 9th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34205

***ALL dogs in attendance must be kept leashed, and must be up-to-date with all of their shots for the safety of all animals involved – thank you for your understanding!

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Dad-fest at Caddy's Bradenton

Dad-fest at Caddy's Bradenton

on Sunday, 16 Jun, 2019 2:00 PM
at Caddy's Bradenton
801 Riverside Drive East, Bradenton, FL 34208

?$9 Domestic Pitchers ?$15 local craft buckets

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Top Gun (Father's Day Movie Event) Dad's get in free!

Top Gun (Father's Day Movie Event) Dad's get in free!

on Sunday, 16 Jun, 2019 2:00 PM
at Military Heritage Museum
900 West Marion Avenue, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

A full one-day museum member experience includes the film in the Gulf Theater, Adults $10

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