Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2023

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall 777 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

Join DAVE KOZ AND FRIENDS for a special holiday treat! In a recording career that spans nearly three decades, saxophonist Dave Koz has racked up an impressive array of achievements: nine Grammy® Read More >

$70 – $85

Joyful! Joyful!

Westcoast Black Theatre 1012 N. Orange Ave., Sarasota, United States

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe is gearing up for the holidays, ready to celebrate the season with its holiday production and Christmas card to the community, “Joyful! Joyful!” Theater fans of Read More >

$20 – $50

Paper Mache Workshop With Karen Stuart

Villa Serena Inn 7014 Willow St, Sarasota

Be a co-creator with your children, your grandchildren, your nieces and nephews or even your friend's children. Each and every participant will be given paper-wrapped wire forms from which they Read More >


Pottery Painting (Adults 16+)

Sarasota Art Museum 1001 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota

Join us for an afternoon in the Linda & Dick Dickinson Ceramics Studio adding your personal flair to ceramics. Create two unique and colorful works of art by glazing premade pottery. Choose Read More >

$27 – $30


Venice Performing Arts Center 1 Indian Ave, Venice, FL, United States

The band will get your holiday season started with some joyous sounds as they present old classics as well as new arrangements to fill your hearts with the Hanukkah and Read More >


Canadian Brass Holiday Concert

Sarasota Opera House 61 North Pineapple Ave., Sarasota, FL

Celebrating 50 years of Making Spirits Bright! The world's most famous brass quintet performs festive holiday favorites, from Carol of the Bells, to A Charlie Brown Christmas, swinging Glenn Miller Read More >

Lights in Bloom®2023

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens 900 South Palm Avenue, Sarasota, FL, United States

December 8-10, 12-23, 26-30, 2023; and January 1-3, 2024 Early Entry: 5:30 – 9:00 p.m. General Entry: 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Lights in Bloom® features more than two million lights illuminating Read More >

The Nutcracker In Venice

Venice Performing Arts Center Performing Arts (VIPA) 1 Indian Ave, Venice, FL 34285 (Venice High School), Venice, FL, United States

The Nutcracker In Venice | December 8 - 9, 2023 Venice Performing Arts Center A chance to experience the timeless story of Clara and her adventures with The Nutcracker! Join Read More >

$35 – $75

Happy Holidays

North Port Performing Arts Center 6400 W. Price Blvd, North Port

Once again, we invite you to Celebrate this great time of year with the North Port Symphony, in our offering of music for the Holiday Season, including sing-alongs, guest vocalist, Read More >

$5 – $25