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, Jan 1 - Sat, Jan 4

Lights in Bloom

Selby Gardens lights up the holiday season for the 16th year with Lights in Bloom. More than two million lights will illuminate the Gardens. The tropical holiday paradise includes nightly visits from ...

Lights in Bloom

Sun, Jan 5 - Sun, Mar 1

SRQ Sundays

Take the plunge and reboot every Sunday at our SRQ (Serenity_Relaxation_Quietude) Sundays! Complimentary Pool Access Rooftop Yoga (10 AM $15) Juice Bar/Smoothie Bar Pool Bar and Restaurant Poolside ...

SRQ Sundays

Fri, Jan 10

Music on Main benefiting Manatee PAL

The Police Athletic League of Manatee County, (aka Manatee PAL) is proud to benefit from the Lakewood Ranch Main Street "Music on Main" event! Join us, it's a free concert series and block party for ...

Music on Main benefiting Manatee PAL

Sat, Jan 11 - Sun, Jan 12

Sarasota Fine Art Festival

Whether you are an art collector, need artwork for your home or office, or merely wish to support the arts, join us in downtown Sarasota on January 11 12, 2020 for the 8th Annual Sarasota Winter Fine ...

Sarasota Fine Art Festival

Fri, Jan 17 - Mon, Jan 20

2nd Annual Kid's Festival & Cicus

HOMETOWN CIRCUS COMING TO PAL... The 2nd Annual Kid's Festival will feature the largest petting zoo in the state sponsored by The Serge Coronas Family ANIMALS, ANIMALS, ANIMALS...Two Giraffes, ...

2nd Annual Kid's Festival & Cicus

Fri, Jan 17 - Sun, Jan 19

Sarasota Seafood & Music Festival

Come share in the festivities of the 5th Annual Sarasota Seafood & Music Festival on January 17 19, 2020 on Gulf Stream near JD Hamel Park in downtown Sarasota. Bring family and friends to enjoy ...

Sarasota Seafood & Music Festival

Thu, Jan 23

Steve Martin and Martin Short

Steve Martin and Martin Short return to the Van Wezel by popular demand! Their celebrated comedy show, The Funniest Show in Town at the Moment: Steve Martin & Martin Short, featuring The First Ladies ...

Steve Martin and Martin Short

Sat, Jan 25

Mermaid Faire: New Activities! Free Admission!

Please join us in celebrating the magic and wonder of childhood as well as honoring and learning more about our precious natural habitats and sealife here in Sarasota at our annual Mermaid Faire! ...

Mermaid Faire: New Activities! Free Admission!