Every week we hope to entice you to go out and do something fun in the area. Maybe you’ll see something you never thought you’d try but, now you think you might! This area of Florida is filled with interesting things to do and see and experience. Get out there and do it!
This week of Saturday, January 5 – Saturday, January 12, 2019
Saturday, January 5
Naples New Year Momtrapranuer Expo
Fleischman Park 1600 Fleischmann Blvd. Naples, FL 34102
Never heard of a “Momtrapranuer” but, I like it! This is to benefit the Naples Humane Society and is hosted by Macaroni Kid Naples. They ask that you bring a pet item for a donation. There will be raffles, crafts, and many displays for you to enjoy, made by “Momtrapranuers”! For more info on this event click here
Tuesday, January 8
ATS Tribal Bellydance with Brenda Mauro Fischer!
Dance Etc. Englewood 3372 N. Access Rd. Englewood, FL 34224
What a way to get in shape for the new year! American Tribal Style is a modern style of Belly Dance. The instructor says, “each move will be broken down with easy to follow instruction and drilled to gain muscle memory”. Cost is $10. Dance Englewood info. More info on event here
Wednesday, January 9
Crystal Ball 2019 – The People’s Gala
The Selby Public Library 1331 First St. Sarasota, FL
This party will feature food from over 30 Sarasota restaurants, music to dance to from Reverend Barry and the Funk Band, fabulous Silent Auction items, Spirit University intuitive readers, artists, and full cash bars. All proceeds are raised to support free youth and teen programs at Selby Library. Tickets (in Selby Bookstore) are $30 in advance or $40 at the door. More info on event here
Friday, January 11
Darwin Nights Market
Darwin Brewing Company and Taproom 803 17th Ave. W. Bradenton, FL 34205
Darwin Brewing is hosting this special night of live music, with the food truck Epic Eats, and a unique market experience brought to you by 73º Flea. They use local vendors, artists, designers and rotate them, so the market is different each time. This event is free and dog & kid friendly! 73º Flea info Epic Eats food truck info
Saturday, January 12
Wreath Retirement Sarasota National Cemetery
Sarasota National Cemetery 9810 State Road 72, Sarasota, FL 34241
Rain or Shine!
Come join Family and Friends of Sarasota National Cemetary . No signup is required. Please make sure you dress in working clothes and bring gloves. It is suggested you bring a broom stick or painting pole. And remember to bring water to drink! More info on event here .Sarasota National Cemetary info.
Photos courtesy of the above events’ FB pages.