Every week we hope to entice you to go out and do something fun in the area. Maybe you’ll see something you never thought you’d try but, now you think you might. This area of Florida is filled with interesting things to do and see and experience. Get out there and do it! This week of Saturday, November 10 – Saturday, November 17, 2018
Saturday, November 10
Beer, Boats & Bacon 2018
5851 Nathan Benderson Park
Brewed Life Festivals. Gen. Admission (Ages 11+) $10. Craft Beer & Cocktail Sampling 3-7pm (21+) $35. Sonny’s VIP (21+) $75 Tickets by Eventbrite
Lots of Craft Beers. A Homebrewing Competition. Of course, there will be tons of bacon! And bacon dishes!
For more info Check their Website
Sunday, November 11
Anna Maria Island
The Vintage Flea at Ginny’s & Jane E’s
Starts at 8am
9806 Gulf Dr. Anna Maria Island, FL
This is their First Market of the Season! Great place to find something unique for that special someone!
Wednesday, November 14
The Billy Rice Band
Mattison’s City Grille-Bradenton Riverwalk 101 Riverfront Blvd, Bradenton, FL 34205
Come on down and dance to the one and only Billy Rice Band! If you’ve never heard them before you are in for a treat! And get some great food and drinks at Mattison’s! The Billy Rice Band will play at this venue every Wednesday for the year. For more info Check out his FB page
Thursday, November 15
Finch Trivia/DBC Thursdays
Darwin Brewing Company and Taproom 803 17th Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205
Hosted by Steve-O Entertainment. A fun time of trivia and great beer! Don’t miss it! For more info check out their FB page.
Check their FB page
Friday, November 16
Twinkle & Rock Soul Radio
Motorworks Brewing 1014 9th St. W. Bradenton, FL. There seems to be something happening every time I pass this place! The outdoor beer garden is great for playing, dancing or just hanging out. And on this particular night you can hear one of my favorite people, Twinkle!
For more info on Motorworks Check their FB page
To know more about Twinkle and Rock Soul Radio Check out her FB page
Saturday, November 17
Venice Blues Festival 2018
Maxine Barritt Park 1800 Harbour Dr. S. Venice, FL 34285
If you like Blues you’re gonna love this festival! The headline act is Little Jake & The Soul Searchers. Also appearing are James “Super Chikan” Johnson from Clarksdale, Mississippi, Joel DaSilva from Chicago, Meg Williams, Travis Bowlin, Jerry Marotta, and Rock City Road.
Tickets: $30 General Admission – Bring a chair but no coolers, no pets. $125 VIP – Craft beer, Wine bar, cold drinks. Catered by Hotel Venezia.
To learn more about the festival and to buy tickets Check their FB page
Photos courtesy of the above events’ FB pages.