Avenue of Art

Downtown Sarasota Burns Square 500 S. Orange Avenue (corner Laurel Street & S. Orange Avenue), Sarasota

The Avenue of Art is a free self-guided walking tour open 24/7 of curated hand-painted sidewalks in downtown Sarasota. The artwork celebrates Sarasota County Centennial. Each painting has a QR Read More >

FST Improv Presents We’re Doomed

Florida Studio Theatre - Bowne's Lab 1265 1st Street, Sarasota, FL, FL

In a world where blockbusters come and go, FST Improv entertains with an unforgettable, original, and fully improvised motion picture! The cast of We’re Doomed will perform an improvised horror movie based Read More >

$15

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International Ocean Film Festival at Mote

WAVE Center 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, FL

On Sept. 10, Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium invites you to view a selection of imaginative, inspiring and award-winning films presented in partnership with the International Ocean Film Festival. Be Read More >

$12
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The Jersey Tenors: Part II

Florida Studio Theatre - Goldstein Cabaret 1241 North Palm Avenue, Sarasota, FL

Back with a new show, this opera/rock mash-up sensation blends iconic opera classics with Rock & Roll hits from artists like Queen, Journey, and Elton John, along with the songs Read More >

$34
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Women of Mote

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, FL

During a series of virtual and in-person programs, meet the marine science educators, researchers, and ocean explorers that we call "The Women of Mote".  You’ll learn about their journeys, career Read More >

Sharktoberfest

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, FL

Raise a glass with Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium during Sharktoberfest, a craft beer festival in the Aquarium after hours. The inaugural event—on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 7 to 10 p.m.—will Read More >

$45

Fall Handbell Workshop

Pine Shores Presbyterian Church 6116 Crestwood Ave, Sarasota

Attendees will join members of Ring Sarasota for three different class sessions, brushing up on handbell techniques and learning ways to improve their skills. Directors are encouraged to take part Read More >

$10
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Mote A-scare-ium

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, FL

On Oct. 29, 30 and 31, Mote Aquarium transforms into Mote A-Scare-ium!  Come enjoy family-friendly, spooky delights during normal Aquarium hours, 9:30 a.m.—5 p.m.: - Trick or treat at special Read More >

$2 – $26

Sensory Saturday at Mote

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, FL

We are excited to announce that Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium will open its doors an hour early exclusively for individuals who have sensory processing differences or those with Autism Read More >

Free – $26