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Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Returns for 37th Year,  July 1-3  

Powerboat P1, the London-headquartered international marine motorsport promoter, has announced the historic Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix will return on the weekend of July 1-3. As one of Sarasota’s longest-running events, the grand prix generates millions of dollars in economic impact for the community annually. More than 60 race teams are expected to attend this year […]

Sarasota Set To Welcome Back The Powerboat Grand Prix

The countdown is underway to the 39th annual P1 Offshore Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix on the weekend of June 30-July 2 when residents and visitors can enjoy world class marine motorsport action along Lido Beach. Presented by Visit Sarasota County and again produced by Powerboat P1, the free to watch event will attract more than […]

Sarasota Suncoast Summer Fest Safety Reminders and Road Closures for June 24 – July 4, 2021

The Suncoast Summer Fest festivities will be happening from June 24, 2021, through July 4, 2021, throughout the City of Sarasota.  This will include the 36th Annual Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix the weekend of June 26-27, 2021 along Lido Beach. Races and festivities will attract thousands of people to the City of Sarasota.  The Sarasota […]

Sarasota Set To Welcome Back Summer Festival and Grand Prix Event

The countdown is underway to the 36th annual Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix, which is part of the newly renamed Suncoast Summer Fest. The weekend of June 25-27 will see a double bill of powerboat and personal watercraft racing along Lido Beach on the Florida Gulf Coast. In addition to the marine motorsport action, there will […]

Thunder By The Bay Is Back In Sarasota!

February in Sarasota brings a couple of time-honored experiences. First, amazing sunny yet cool and crisp days, each stretching out a tad longer so that those precious few moments of daylight before the sun disappears are like gifts. Then, just as we’re feeling like the luckiest people in the civilized world just by virtue of our zip codes, we are reminded that Sarasota also is a city of philanthropic, hard-rocking, motorcycle loving people. We love to support a great cause, make memories with friends, and enjoy a well-oiled event. Get ready Sarasota, because Thunder By The Bay is back.

Sarasota Powerboat Races Are Back! June 23 – July 4, 2018

Some events come around and you think, “that sounds fun,” but you go about your every day business and fail to nail down tickets, or friends who also want to attend.  Then there are those events that make you solidify your plans with one group text to friends who are always on board for this charity occasion, every year, like clockwork as it returns to Sarasota.  It’s not a one-day affair, but a week’s worth of activities that has your excitement level at its maximum peak.  A week’s worth of fun is just what you need to infuse your summer with an added blast of energy.  The HotelPlanner Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival has returned and is marking the heart of Summer with a firm exclamation point.

Thunder By The Bay Rolls Back Into Sarasota

Can you hear it? The thunder of thousands of people descending upon Sarasota, some coming by car, most coming by bike, but all returning to the place where it all began. Thunder By The Bay is returning home with a new date, new venue, and renewed efforts to retain its status as a premiere motorcycle festival in the nation. They are celebrating a huge milestone this year, their 20th anniversary! The masses are coming and they are bringing their tourist dollars to infuse Sarasota and the surrounding area with an economic boost and will be providing crucial funding for Suncoast Charities for Children, for whom the event directly benefits. Thunder By The Bay is one of the largest festivals Sarasota has hosted in the past, and by all accounts, this year is going to be a record-breaker.

Lucy Nicandri- Events Making Community Impact in Sarasota

Sometimes we take for granted the vibrant culture we have living on the Suncoast.  With inviting Gulf waters and world-famous beaches, invigorating arts scene and restaurants for every palate, millions of visitors flock to the very place we are fortunate enough to call home. 

Suncoast Charities for Children Announces Summer Fest Events & Ron Foxworthy Memorial Children’s Scholarship Fund

Suncoast Charities for Children, organizer of Suncoast Summer Fest, officially announced several event fundraisers scheduled during the upcoming summer season.  Each of these events helps sustain fundraising efforts, during a typically slower time of the year, for local children, teens, and adults with special needs and their families.  Events scheduled to take place include: 7th […]

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