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What’s On in Palmetto, Punta Gorda, St. Petersburg, Bradenton, Sarasota, and Gulfport, FL this Week, January 18 – 25, 2020?

What’s On in Palmetto, Punta Gorda, St. Petersburg, Bradenton, Sarasota, and Gulfport, FL this Week, January 18 – 25, 2020?

| Laura Bell Adams |

From hiking to comedy – there’s bound to be something you’ll want to do on the Suncoast this week!

Week of January 18 – 25, 2020


Rye Preserve  in Palmetto, FLSaturday, January 18

Rye Preserve Nature and Plant ID Tour

Palmetto, FL


UF IFAS Extension Manatee County 1303 17th St. W. Palmetto, FL 34221

This is such a beautiful area to explore! You will want to bring drinking water, wear sturdy shoes, and maybe bring a hiking stick to this hike. You’ll learn about Florida native plants, natural history and early settlement of this area. You need to register by calling (941) 722-4524 ext. 1819 or 1820
/Manatee Co Extension FB    More info on event here!


Craft Festival in Punta Gorda, FLSunday, January 19

23rd Annual Punta Gorda Sullivan Street Craft Festival

Punta Gorda, FL


331 Sullivan St. Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Come enjoy a stroll in lovely Punta Gorda and check out these crafters. This festival is Saturday & Sunday – 2 days of beautiful arts and crafts! Located on the Peace River and the Gulf of Mexico you know it’s some beautiful scenery as you check out these craft vendors.
American Craft Endeavors FB    More info on event here!


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day parade in St. Petersburg, FLMonday, January 20

34th Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dream Big Parade

St. Petersburg, FL


Starts at 3rd St & 1st Ave S. Ends at Tropicana Field

This is the nation’s longest-running parade to honor Dr. Martin Luther King. What a wonderful way to celebrate with over 50,000 people! Enjoy college bands, high school bands, City Services, various community leaders, local businesses and more!
Other MLK Day Events    AVA727 FB    More info on event here!



Cirque Ma'Ceo in Sarasota, FLThursday, January 23

Cirque Ma’Ceo – Performing Under the Big Top in Sarasota!

Sarasota, FL


Ed Smith Stadium Complex Sarasota, FL 34237

This show is like no other you’ve seen! Featuring over 10 breeds of horses with amazing acrobat riders! Plus, aerial performers on a beautiful chandelier and a fire dancer! The tricks of the riders on these horses is breathtaking and will keep you on the edge of your seat! Thursday-Sunday with the last show on Feb 2.
Tickets Online here.    Cavallo Equestrian Arts FB    More info on event here!



Donnie the Entertainer at Catherine A. Hickman Theater in Gulfport, FLSaturday, January 25

Clean Comedy Night! (Benefit Show and Live Taping!)

Gulfport, FL


Catherine A. Hickman Theater of Gulfport 5501 27th Ave S. Gulfport, FL 33707

For One Night Only – Donnie Stopa and friends bring their clean brand of comedy, music and fun! Half of the ticket sales go to help those in need in Uganda through One City Ministries. A good time!
Tickets Online here.    Catherine Hickman Theater FB    Donnie the Entertainer FB    More info on event here!


Photos from events’ FB or website pages.

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