Siesta Beach Seafood & Music Festival – December 6-8, 2019
Come share in the return of great fun, superb food and outstanding live music as the Siesta Beach Seafood & Music Festival returns to Siesta Key on December 6-8, 2019. The event is again graciously hosted by Sarasota County with the Humane Society of Sarasota County a Special Guest.
Festivities begin Friday December 6 with hours noon-9pm. Fun, feasting and relaxation continue Saturday 11am-9pm and Sunday 11am-6pm. General admission is only $5 with children age 12 and younger free.
This event offers a variety of seafood items, all cooked fresh on site by local restaurants and food purveyors. Seafood dishes are prepared using only the freshest local and sustainable ocean resources from the Florida Gulf Coast. Also select from meat and vegetarian offerings and a diverse menu of side dishes and desserts. Alcoholic, non-alcoholic and fruit drinks are all available.
While eating, relax to some of Florida’s top musical groups. Performers in 2019 are, beginning Friday afternoon: West Coast Steel Pan Band (jazz, Caribbean), Verge (classic rock 70’s to present) and Billy Rice Band (country rock).
Saturday performances are by: Big Night Out (dance, rock, alternative), RJ Howson (R&B, blues, rock), JP Soars & The Red Hots (soul, blues), Melody Trucks Band (rock, blues, jazz, funk, country) and Fleetwood Max (Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band).
On Sunday enjoy The Whole Band featuring Callie Chappel (Americana, rock, variety), Black Honkeys (rock, soul) and Kettle of Fish (rock, blues, reggae).
Performance times are found on the event website.
On breaks between performances, enjoy shopping in a marketplace of fine arts, crafts, and select fine products and food items.
The Humane Society will have their “Big Mac” mobile adoption center onsite during the event. Call ahead (727-542-3000) to confirm hours onsite. Stop by and say “Hi” to the dedicated staff and meet their extended family of friends awaiting adoption. Perhaps find a new Life companion while lending support to a wonderful and compassionate organization.
So much to see and do! We will lay the table, all you need do is come and partake in the feast! And relax!
Photos from Paragon Festivals