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, so get out there and do it!
What’s On This Week
Saturday, November 30 – Saturday, December 7, 2019
Saturday, November 30
Classic Movie: “Mr. Smith goes to Washington” (1939)
SFF Cinematheque Location 500 Tallevast Rd. Sarasota, FL 34243
Starring Jimmy Stewart who becomes an idealistic U.S. Senator. The film is introduced by Gus Mollasis who will lead a Q&A after the movie. Snacks, beverages and Film Festival Merchandise will be available. Ticket are $10 + fees ($5 for members & Students) and are available online or at the door.
Tickets Online here. My SFF FB More info on event here!
Sunday, December 1
Holidays Around the World
Punta Gorda, FL
Punta Gorda History Park 501 Shreve St. Punta Gorda, FL 33950
This is their Grand Opening and will happen the next two Sundays as well as this one. Children’s Activities hours are 2-5pm and include cookie decorating, shell paining, rock painting, ornament making and clay crafting. Admission is $8 per family or $3 individual adult. You will see beautifully decorated homes as you stroll. Food trucks, performances and displays will be available!
More info on event here!
Thursday, December 5
Holiday Splendor for Toys for Tots
The Ringling 5401 Bay Shore Rd. Sarasota, FL 34243
Free admission with a new unwrapped toy! Come and enjoy Holiday music and performances by local elementary, middle and high schools on the Museum of Art Courtyard and Bolger Campiello. You can also check out the Ca’ d’Zan, Museum of Art, and the Tibbals Learning Center. Food and drink available for purchase until 8pm.
The Ringling FB More info on event here!
Friday, December 6
Liverpool Live (Beatles)
Stottlemyer’s Smokehouse 19 East Rd. Sarasota, FL 34240
This band is the #1 working tribute to the Beatles in Florida! You will have so much fun dancing to the Beatles songs done right by this band. They wear authentic costumes and sing and play just like The Beatles! Plus get the great food from Stottlemyer’s! This promises to be a fun and entertaining evening!
Liverpool Live Band FB Stottlemyers Smokehouse FB More info on event here!
Saturday, December 7
Palmetto’s Christmas in the Park
Palmetto Historical Park 515 10th Ave W Palmetto FL 34221
This event is sponsored by Palmetto Historical Commission and Manatee County Agricultural Museum, Inc. So many things to do! A snow hill to slide down, kids’ crafts, contests, and Santa at 4pm! Food and drink vendors on hand as well as Alex’s Lemonade Stand raising funds for children’s cancer research. Come on down!
Palmetto Historical Park FB More info on event here!
Photos from events’ FB or website pages.