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
Saturday, January 18
Rye Preserve Nature and Plant ID Tour
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!
Sunday, 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!
Monday, 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!
Thursday, January 23
Cirque Ma’Ceo – Performing Under the Big Top in Sarasota!
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!
Saturday, January 25
Clean Comedy Night! (Benefit Show and Live Taping!)
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!
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