Sarasota Events & Things to Do
Flag Placement and Memorial Day Service
at Sarasota National Cemetery
Flag Placement will commence at 8am on Saturday, May 26th. All volunteers must arrive at the cemetery by 7:40am.
Memorial Day Butcher Block Party
at Lucky's Street Market
We're bringing you another Butcher Block Party just in time for Memorial Day Weekend!
Annual Memorial Day Concert
at St James United Methodist Find Tickets
The Memorial Day concert is the granddaddy of them all.
5th Annual 2018 Memorial Day Hero Crossfit Challenge
at Real Fitness Sarasota
Come to Real Fitness Sarasota to get a good workout in to start your Memorial Day!
Memorial Day Boot Camp
at Shapes Fitness For Women
45 minutes of a booty kicking boot camp with Shapes Elite Trainers, Janelle, Erin and Josie!
Memorial Day Parade Downtown Sarasota
at Downtown Sarasota
Sarasota's 2018 Memorial Day Parade's theme is: "All Gave Some. Some Gave All." featuring 130 band members from Blair High School from Omaha, Nebraska and the Sarasota Military Academy - High School will represent local area high schools.
Memorial Day BBQ
at TPC Prestancia
Members are invited to join us for a Memorial Day BBQ featuring wonderful food from the Sandhill Grill. Adults: $22.95 Children ages 4-11 $11.50.
Sarasota Memorial Day Parade
at Downtown Sarasota
Parade begins downtown at 10 a.m. and travels down Main Street starting at Osprey Avenue,
Memorial Day Party
at Camelot East
A Memorial Day Service prior to lunch will begin around the Flag Pole at 11:30am.
Neighbor's Night Out @ Surf Shack
at Surf Shack Find Tickets
Please join your neighbors for our monthly neighborhod event! This month, we will be visiting Surf Shack in St. Armands Circle.
Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week
at Find Tickets
Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week will return June 1-14, featuring $16 prix-fixe lunch and $32 prix-fixe dinner at participating restaurants.
Sarasota Music Festival 2018
at Find Tickets
The Sarasota Music Festival is a magical combination of youthful promise and acclaimed talent that carries a reputation as one of the finest classical-music events in the nation.
Asolo Rep Jungle Book Family Day
A special matinee performance offers theatre-loving families an affordable way to see the world premiere of JUNGLE BOOK, and welcomes audiences to explore the wild and wonderful world of nature with special activities before the performance begins. JUNGLE BOOK FAMILY P
Sarasota, FL. Magic Mike Show Live. Sarasota Sky Bar & Club
at Sarasota Sky Bar & Club Find Tickets
Tuesday, June 26th, 2018 Sarasota Sky Bar & Club in Sarasota, FL is hosting the Men of the Magic Mike show for Ladies Night Out. This is the Ultimate Las Vegas Experience for you and all of your girlfriends.
SARASOTA POWERBOAT GRAND PRIX FESTIVAL KICKOFF PARTY June 28th, 2018
at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Grand Foyer Find Tickets
Enjoy one of the biggest parties of the year kicking off the 34th Annual Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival weekend at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Grand Foyer!
Fourth of July Parade
at Myakka Valley Ranches
First annual Fourth of July parade and picnic will be held at Myakka Valley Ranches this June 30th.
Dance Party! Every Last Saturday at The Sarasota Event Center
at Sarasota Event Center Find Tickets
Dance the night away to the funky soundz of REVEREND BARRY & THE FUNK on the area's LARGEST DANCE FLOOR! Enjoy amazing sound with a world-class sound system in a HUGE room with excellent acoustics.
NBP 3rd of July Firework Celebration
NBP's first annual Boom Fest will be held on July 3rd! There will be live music, local food vendors, fireworks, and fun for the whole family. More information to follow!
Firecracker 5K Race
at Morgan Family Community Center
Embrace that morning off with a jaunt in the 11th annual Firecracker 5K race.
Englewood Firecracker Festival and Block Party
at Lemon Bay
Beginning at 10am, enjoy food, crafts, muscle cars, drinks galore (please use an Uber or a DD!), kids’ area, and live music.
Fourth of July All-American Cookout
at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
The Fourth of July All-American Cookout at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens takes the essentials of an Independence Day BBQ and amps it up. A lot.
Office Bar SRQ Rooftop Party
at Office Bar SRQ
The Office Bar SRQ Rooftop Party brings the party to the skies and gives a panoramic view of the fireworks over Sarasota Bay, as well as the surrounding areas.
The Freedom Festival
at North Point High School
The Freedom Festival in North Port opens its doors at 6pm for a night of family fun.
Fireworks Cruise by Le Barge Tropical Cruises
at LeBarge Tropical Cruises
Le Barge Tropical Cruises offers a fireworks cruise on this most festive of national holidays.
Summer Fun Club: Stars & Stripes Celebration
at The Mall at University Town Center
Join The Mall at UTC for the fifth Summer Fun Club of the season! This week's theme is a Stars & Stripes Celebration - don't miss the patriotic fun!
10th Anniversary Sarasota Improv Festival
Slather on the sunscreen, because the 2018 Sarasota Improv Festival is going to be HOT! The 10th Anniversary Sarasota Improv Festival will take place on July 12,13,14 - that's THREE days of non-stop comedy coming your way.
at Circusoul Yoga Find Tickets
Transitions from Hammock to Floor, Transitions from Floor to Hammock, Classic Yoga Postures Propping w/ Hammock, Aerial Vinyasa Series, Sequencing, Anatomy & Physiology This specialized aerial yoga teacher training is designed for the aerial yoga teacher who is ready
1ST Annual Sun N Fun Music Festival
at Sun n Fun RV Resort
We are looking for interest in our 2018 Summer Music Festival. 28 Bands with alcohol packages available for guests staying in the park. All genres will be represented. Food truck, vendors and attractions for the kids! ** Disclaimer: Sun N Fun will not be responsible fo
Please join us at the 1st annual German American Social Club of Sarasota’s Sommerfest benefiting students studying German here and abroad.
25th Sarasota Highland Games & Celtic Festival-ONE DAY EVENT
The Scottish Heritage Society of Sarasota, Inc.’s main function is to hold and host the Sarasota Highland Games and Celtic Festival.
2019 Metro Diner Sarasota Music Half Marathon & Rockin' 10k
at Van Wezel Performing Arts Halls Find Tickets
A bucket list race, for sure! Race Date: Sunday, February 3, 2019 Half Marathon Start Time: 6:30 a.m.10k Start Time: 6:35am Half Marathon Required Finish Time: 10:30 a.m. Start/Finish Location: Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota, FL