Sarasota's Top 10 weekend events, galas, parties and fundraisers

We show you some of the Best Events in Sarasota

From Sarasota Festivals to Celebrations, Music and Parties, from the Quirky to the biggest Block Parties - you will always find something to do in Sarasota!
Please check with each event for updates and changes.

Wed, Jul 24

2019 World Rowing Under 23 Championships

Rowers younger than 23 from around the world will converge on Nathan Benderson Park, under a beautiful Florida sun and sky, to determine who's the world's best! Nathan Benderson Park has North ...

2019 World Rowing Under 23 Championships

Thu, Jul 25

July 25 Happy Hour - LeBarge Tropical Cruises

???Our next happy hour is scheduled for Thursday, July 25 at 6:30pm. We are headed for the smooth seas of Sarasota Bay. We won't call it a three hour tour, but more like three hours of networking fun ...

July 25 Happy Hour - LeBarge Tropical Cruises

Sun, Jul 28

Sea Ray Customer Appreciation Raft Up

MarineMax Sarasota would like to invite you to an exclusive customer appreciation event, especially for Sea Ray owners! Come raft up with up in front of the marina on New Pass and enjoy some sun, ...

Sea Ray Customer Appreciation Raft Up

Fri, Aug 9

2019 Sarasota Slam

Join us for the 19th Annual Sarasota Slam Fishing Tournament! Offsore, Inshore, Funfish and Jr. Angler Divisions! There will be mandatory captains meetings prior to anglers being released to ...

2019 Sarasota Slam

Fri, Aug 9

Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961 Movie)

Classic Movies at the Opera House Presents: A Manhattan sophisticate escorts wealthy men, accepting gifts and money but not their affections: she has commitment issues. Starring: Audrey Hepburn, ...

Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961 Movie)

Sat, Aug 10

Yoga with the Sharks

In honor of Shark Days at Mote: Real Sharks, Real Science, "chews" to spend your Saturday morning with the sharks at Mote! On Saturday, August 10, join yoga instructor Rebekka Mars for a one-hour ...

Yoga with the Sharks

Sat, Aug 17

Kilts & Heroes

Hail to the Celts! Please join us as we recognize our Military & First Responders (all active & retired) for evening of Celtic fun, music and food! JDubs will be hosting their monthly food truck ...

Kilts & Heroes

Sat, Aug 24

Kilts on Coquina Beach

Join the New World Celts Sarasota for their annual Celtic Beach Cookout. Wear your favorite kilt and bring your bathing suits. The pavilion is close to the restrooms and beach!! We will provide ...

Kilts on Coquina Beach

Sun, Sep 1

AquaPalooza 2019!

It's back! MarineMax Sarasota brings you fun in the Sun with AquaPalooza 2019! Raft up with fellow boaters to enjoy music, free Giveaways, and more! Party will be at New Pass Sandbar, just in front ...

AquaPalooza 2019!

Sat, Sep 7

Kilted Pub Krawl

Join us for a Sarasota Kilted Pub Crawl! We will depart from Shamrock Pub and visit various Pubs & Brewery's throughout the area! Seating is limited and will fill up quickly. $50 Ticket All ...

Kilted Pub Krawl

Sat, Oct 5

Sarasota Pirates & Rum Festival

*****BEAUTIFUL VAN WEZEL BAYFRONT SARASOTA***** Sarasota's biggest and best event in October for cancer awareness!!! Assemble your KREWE and join us for a party like no other for a good cause. Great ...

Sarasota Pirates & Rum Festival

Fri, Oct 18

USA BMX Sunshine State Nationals

October could be dubbed as "Month of the Big Hill Super Tracks" - as USA BMX heads to two of the newest BMX super tracks in the country. First up is the legendary Sarasota BMX - one of the longest ...

USA BMX Sunshine State Nationals

Sat, Oct 19

UnGala 2019 - The Evolution

Save the Date! UnGala 2019 - The Evolution will be held in the Museum of Art Courtyard Oct. 19, 2019 #UnGala2019 The Ringling is thrilled to announce the return of the much-loved signature event. ...

UnGala 2019 - The Evolution

Sun, Oct 27

Morton's Firehouse Chili Cook-Off 20th anniversary

Exciting News to come for The 20th!!

Morton's Firehouse Chili Cook-Off 20th anniversary

Fri, Nov 1

Sarasota Country Music Festival

Head over to downtown Sarasota for the best weekend ever! The inaugural downtown Sarasota Country Music Festival will feature live music, arts/crafts, special attractions & lots of family fun!! ...

Sarasota Country Music Festival

Wed, Sep 8

U-18 Baseball World Cup

U-18 Baseball World Cup hosted at LECOM Park in Bradenton, FL and Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, FL in 2021. More info to follow!