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, April 27– Saturday May 4, 2019
Saturday, April 27
Blue + You Movie Night
West Lawn of the Sarasota Police Department 2099 Adams Lane, Sarasota, FL 34237
The Sarasota Police Department is hosting this movie night. The community is invited to come down and watch “Ralph Breaks The Internet”. Snack and water are provided (no coolers allowed). This is free and they hope to see you there!
Sarasota Police Department More info on event here
Sunday, April 28
Shopping Sundays At The Pop Culture Antique Museum
8315 Woodgate Ct. Englewood, FL 34224
This is the last Sunday! Come on down and check out the collectibles for sale. Star Trek, Star Wars, Barbie, etc. They say it’s like taking a trip down Memory Lane.
The Worlds Greatest Cathouse Puffy Paws Kitty Haven More info on event here
Tuesday, April 30
Palmer Ranch “Listening Room” – Sarasota, FL
8325 Canary Palm Ct, Sarasota, FL 34238
John McEuen is a founding member of Nitty Gritty Dirt Band who went solo in 2017. He’s played all over the States and won countless awards for his music. He says he’s bringing his banjo, guitar, mandolin, fiddle and his special little lap-slide guitar! Should be a treat!
Listening Room of Palmer Ranch More info on event here
Friday, May 3
Venice Seafood Festival
Today 4-10pm, Sat. 11am – 10pm, Sun. 11am – 6pm
Centennial Park, Venice, FL 34285
Three days of live music by some of the area’s top musical talents. Great fresh seafood for sale by several different vendors. Tons of arts and craft, gourmet food, and specialty product vendors! There will also be unique shops and businesses to visit in downtown Venice!
Centennial Park Venice FL More info on event here
Saturday, May 4
Sister Keys Cleanup 2019
Longboat Key, FL
Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant and Pub 760 Broadway St. Longboat Key, FL 34228
Come help clean up the mangroves! You should dress appropriately so you don’t get hurt: hat, gloves, glasses, water shoes, and insect repellant! Please be advised that there might be poison ivy, thorny plants and possibly rattlesnakes. Kayaks and boats are welcome. If you don’t have a boat, you can sign on as a crew member. Trash bags and grabbers are provided and Sarasota Bay Watch members will be around to answer questions. To sign up visit sarasota bay watch. More info on event here
Photos courtesy of the above events’ FB pages.