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Valentine’s Bistro Pop-Up Night at Sarasota Art Museum

| Suncoast Post Staff |

Experience an enchanting evening at the Sarasota Art Museum during the Valentine’s Bistro Pop-Up Night on Wednesday, February 7. This exclusive event offers you and your beloved the perfect blend of art and gastronomy. For a delightful price of $100 per person, immerse yourself in a culinary journey curated by the talented Executive Chef Kaytlin Dangaran at Bistro.

The evening begins with an after-hours gallery tour, allowing you to explore the captivating artworks while enjoying the company of your loved one. Then, prepare your taste buds for a four-course dinner that promises to tantalize your senses.

The culinary adventure kicks off with an exquisite Oyster amuse bouche, featuring watermelon granita and a hint of Calabrian Chile for that perfect balance of flavors. Following this delightful appetizer is the Lobster Salad, adorned with winter chicories, creamy avocado, and a green goddess dressing that adds a refreshing twist.


As you savor each bite, the anticipation builds for the main course – Pistachio-Crusted Lamb Chops. These succulent chops are served with a mint pesto, accompanied by white beans, preserved lemon, and blistered carrots that elevate the dish to culinary excellence.

To sweeten the evening and celebrate your love, indulge in a heavenly White Chocolate Mousse, infused with the tropical notes of passionfruit, and drizzled with rich ganache.

For wine enthusiasts, optional wine pairings are available for an additional $30 per person, enhancing your dining experience with perfectly matched wines.

Reservations are a must to secure your place at this romantic event, and you can conveniently make them via OpenTable. Don’t miss this opportunity to create unforgettable memories with your beloved amidst the captivating artistry of the Sarasota Art Museum.

Unconventional Evening at Sarasota Art Museum

For couples seeking a unique and immersive Valentine’s Day experience, the Sarasota Art Museum invites you to join their Unconventional Evening on Wednesday, February 14. This extraordinary event promises to elevate your celebration by blending cocktails, dinner, art, artists, and performers into an unforgettable experience.

During this one-of-a-kind Valentine’s Day bistro pop-up, you, and your special someone will have the opportunity to interact, activate, and “be the art” as you move through the various spaces of the museum. It’s a night where creativity and love intertwine to create a truly unique atmosphere.

As you explore the museum’s spaces, you’ll encounter artists and performers who will add a dynamic and immersive dimension to your evening. This event is designed to stimulate your senses and create lasting memories with your loved one.

For more details and ticket information, please visit the Sarasota Art Museum’s website or reach out to Elevate your Valentine’s Day celebration by embracing the unconventional and experiencing art and love in a whole new way at the Sarasota Art Museum’s Unconventional Evening.

Photos from Sarasota Art Museum

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