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Events in Sarasota
Conversations with Contemporary Artists: Janet Biggs, peter campus, and Exhibiti
at Sarasota Art Museum
Join the conversation between the two artists whose works are on view in the Museum’s newest exhibition, Journeys to Places Known and Unknown: Moving Images by Janet Biggs and peter campus.
2nd Annual Taco Bingo for Breast Cancer Awareness
at Oasis Restaurant & Bar
Taco Bingo for Breast Cancer Awareness, Saturday, October 1st, 4pm to 7pm at Oasis Restaurant & Bar 1525 Fourth St, Sarasota, FL 34236
Sarasota Pirates & Rum Festival II - City Under Siege
at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
THE BIGGEST AND BEST EVENT FOR OCTOBER IS BACK!!!
Art Talk: Colony Architect and Artist Victor Lundy
at Arts Advocates Gallery
Meet with Dr. Christopher Wilson, scholar in residence of Architecture Sarasota, who will share his passion for the many famous buildings designed by widely acclaimed architect Victor Lundy.
at Sarasota Opera
“Classically rocking violin…straddles the line between classical, rock and pop.” – Cincinnati Enquirer
Sundays at The Bay featuring Ariella
at The Bay Park - Van Wezel Terrace
Enjoy a free, outdoor performance by Ariella next to Sarasota Bay!
ABC&D's of MEDICARE
at Abundant Life Church
Educational presentation of the Medicare Parts A, B, C, & D as well as Medicare Supplements. Presented by John Bozer, MBA, licensed Medicare specialist.
When Your Daughter Is Your Teacher: The Family of Tanyangzi
at Elling Eide Center
"When Your Daughter Is Your Teacher: The Family of Tanyangzi" With Dr. Ann Waltner, University of Minnesota Thursday, October 6 at 11:00 a.m. (attend in person or online via ZOOM) *$20 to attend in-person lecture (per person)
Violin and Voice
at Bay Preserve at Osprey
Celebrated violinist, arts leader, and advocate Lady Jess combines her talent with award-winning poet, storyteller, and community leader Hannah Hasan in this dynamic program.
Off the Wall
at Art Center Sarasota
Do you love art? Do you love drinks? Then join us for an evening of both! Join us on Friday, Oct. 7, at Art Center Sarasota for a night of libations, appetizers, and interactive art installation. You’ll be glad you came!
Today at 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Arts Advocates Gallery
Today at 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Today at 04:00 PM - 11:00 PM