The busiest Easter Bunny in Sarasota will be awaiting all of his friends at Sarasota Jungle Gardens’ annual “Jungle Trails and Bunny Tails” event on Friday, April 10. The Sarasota Jungle Gardens Easter Bunny has been very busy filling the colorful Easter Eggs with candy for children to find in this one-of-a-kind Easter Egg Hunt. Another Easter gift is that all children’s admissions are half off the regular admission price for this special event!


The Bradenton Blues Festival weekend returns to downtown Bradenton, bringing three days of events and live music from celebrated blues musicians, Dec. 4–6, 2020. Kicking off the blues weekend is the “Blues Appetizer” Concert, a free community performance on Friday, Dec. 4; followed by the Bradenton Blues Festival, Saturday, Dec. 5; and wrapping up the weekend is the Bradenton Blues Brunch, Sunday, Dec. 6.

ArtSlam Returns to Downtown Bradenton with Interactive Art


Downtown Bradenton’s Old Main Street will be transformed into an interactive art zone during Realize Bradenton’s 11th annual ArtSlam, March 7, 2020, 9 a.m.– 4 p.m. The free event features live performances, site-specific installations, and engaging art exhibits by Manatee County students and professional artists.