About North Port
The fastest growing city in Sarasota County, North Port is home to the popular tourist destination of†Warm Mineral Springs, the hot springs that stay a constant 87 degrees Fahrenheit and are home to 23 minerals to relax and rejuvenate the body. North Port is also home to Myakka State Forest, which includes 2.5 miles of water frontage along the Myakka River as well as the Myakkahachee Creek Enviornmental Park with its 80 miles worth of canals. Things to do in at the Myakka State Forest include: hiking, trail biking and equestrian activities. The Myakka River offers fishing, boating, kayaking, canoeing and riverfront camping from wishing the State Forest.†
Events in North Port
Old Hands vs Young Guns - Comedy Show
Comedy returns to the Common Ground. This show will pit the YOUNG GUN COMICS against the OLD HANDS OF COMEDY. Six of this area's best stand up comedy acts will perform, giving it their very best. YOU DECIDE ON WHO IS THE BEST!
The Shark Sisters - Love at First Bite!
Three, extremely talented ladies come together for their first full concert at Common Grounds. This show will sell out and will sell out FAST so please order your tickets online... soon.
Proctor and Friends
ABOUT THE ARTIST & SHOW: Michigan native, Andy Proctor, grew up listening to the best of Motown and Detroit guitar rock 'n roll from the likes of Bob Seger, MC5, Alice Cooper, and of course, Grand Funk Railroad.
The Ordinary Two
ABOUT THE ARTIST & SHOW: The Ordinary Two is a duo from Denver, CO whose creation has been a long time in the making.
ABOUT THE ARTIST & SHOW: Australian songwriter and slide guitarist 8 Ball Aitken‚Äôs funky, foot-stomping energy and infectious blend of swampy-blues, has brought the party vibe to festivals in more than a dozen countries worldwide for more than a decade.
ABOUT THE ARTIST & SHOW: Ray Cerbone is one of the founding members of the Ft Myers based ACMA (Americana Music Community Association).
The Music of Bob Dylan
John Howard and MIA (Made in America) brings to the CG stage, an interpretative look into the musical and lyrical world of Bob Dylan.
Tom McNulty - A Common Grounds Benefit Concert
ABOUT THE ARTIST & SHOW: Tom McNulty is a solo, multi-instrumental, singer who has been performing Americana, Bluegrass, Irish, Blues and Acoustic music regularly for the past 30+ years.
With almost four decades of performing festivals, concert halls, coffeehouses, colleges, and house concerts, along with a half dozen acclaimed CDs, Bernice Lewis has built a solid national fan base.
Jack Mosley: A Man and His Music
Come join nationally recognized, singer/songwriter Jack Mosley at the Common Grounds. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Get your tix early for this event WILL SELL OUT.