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 3

Fireworks 4 Miler

Festive family fun to kick off the 4th of July! Join us at the biggest patriotic party in the Sarasota area for a festive 4 Mile Race around the lake at Nathan Benderson Park, just before sunset and ...

Fireworks 4 Miler

Wed, Jul 3

NBP Fireworks On The Lake 2019

Celebrate Independence Day a night early! We'll have music, plenty of food and concessions... and of course, a sky show on the water that you won't want to miss! It'll be a blast!

NBP Fireworks On The Lake 2019

Wed, Jul 3

Red, White & You Grand Prix Festival Kick Off Party

Enjoy one of the biggest parties of the year kicking off the 35th Annual Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival weekend at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Grand Foyer! This event features live ...

Red, White & You Grand Prix Festival Kick Off Party

Thu, Jul 4

4th Annual Rooftop Fireworks Party

Its time to make some plans for the 4th of July!!! Office Bar srq.is taking the party to the 6th floor...FOR THE 4th TIME!!! Catch fireworks from Port Charlotte all the way to Bradenton....all ...

4th Annual Rooftop Fireworks Party

Thu, Jul 4

4th of July at The Westin Sarasota

Celebrate Independence Day at The Westin Sarasota Join The Westin Sarasota in celebrating the Fourth of July with fresh & local food, chilled drinks, and an exclusive view of Sarasota's signature ...

4th of July at The Westin Sarasota

Fri, Jul 5

2019 Block Party

Time to party and meet your favrite teams. I say wear a white t-shirt and let all the teams sign it.

2019 Block Party

Fri, Jul 5

22N at Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Block Party

Main Street in Downtown Sarasota 6 p.m. - 10 p.m *Meet the race teams up close! *Boats will be on display from Orange Avenue to Gulfstream Avenue in Downtown Sarasota - A great photo ...

22N at Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Block Party

Fri, Jul 5

Boats On Main Block Party

Main Street in Downtown Sarasota 6 p.m. - 10 p.m *Meet the race teams up close! *Boats will be on display from Orange Avenue to Gulfstream Avenue in Downtown Sarasota - A great photo ...

Boats On Main Block Party

Fri, Jul 5

Boats on the Block Block Party

Meet the race teams up close! Boats will be on display from Orange Avenue to Gulfstream Avenue & S. Palm Avenue in Downtown Sarasota - A great photo opportunity for the entire family! Live music

Boats on the Block Block Party

Fri, Jul 5

Meet & Greet - Who's In the Driver's Seat

Participating race teams will be signing autographs and providing giveaway items to guests. $5 Adults - Children 12 and Under Free

Meet & Greet - Who's In the Driver's Seat

Sat, Jul 6

22N at Beach Club Siesta Key - 1947

Are you Ready to Rock??? Because We Are Ready to Roll!! Meet us at the Beach Club Siesta Key for great food, wet drinks, and great music!!!

22N at Beach Club Siesta Key - 1947

Sat, Jul 6

Sarasota Grand Prix Car Show & Motorcycle Dealer Event

View dozens of classic and late model cars at Rossiter's Harley-Davidson Dealership Show Entry Fee - $20 Per Vehicle (No Pre-registration) No Coolers Allowed

Sarasota Grand Prix Car Show & Motorcycle Dealer Event

Sun, Jul 7

SARASOTA POWERBOAT GRAND PRIX FESTIVAL - VIP RACE VIEWING - SUNDAY, JULY...

VIP RACE VIEWING - SUNDAY JULY 7 - 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. Enjoy the excitement of offshore powerboat racing from the best "seat on the beach" as race teams battle it out for the checkered flag, ...

SARASOTA POWERBOAT GRAND PRIX FESTIVAL - VIP RACE VIEWING - SUNDAY, JULY...

Wed, Jul 10

Women on Water: July 10, 2019

**To be REGISTERED, please click on the ticket link below and confirm information through our MarineMax.com website **Ladies, take the helm! Experience a unique hands-on class designed to inspire ...

Women on Water: July 10, 2019

Sat, Jul 20

22N at The Gator Club

22N Rockin' SRQ at The Gator Club in Downtown Sarasota!!! It Going to be EPIC!!!

22N at The Gator Club

Sun, Jul 21

South Lido Beach Meet for Jeepers

Join us at the beach! We will be hosting three beach days this summer!?? Bring your drinks, any food, games and/or entertainment. Family Friendly!

South Lido Beach Meet for Jeepers

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