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, May 25– Saturday, June 1, 2019
Saturday, May 25
St Armands Seafood & Music Festival
St. Armands Circle Park, Sarasota, FL 34236
This festival starts Friday May 24 at 4pm and will also be going on tomorrow, Sunday May 26 from 11am – 6pm You will get some incredible seafood and lots of vendors will be set up with arts and crafts. Live music is happening on the main stage which you can hear throughout the park. The Humane Society will have their “Big Mac” mobile adoption center onsite.
Sunday, May 26
Monthly Blues Brunch with the Divebombers
Mattison’s Riverwalk Grille Downtown Bradenton 101 Riverfront Blvd Ste 120 Bradenton, FL 34205
You will want to reserve your table for this fun event! Call 941-896-9660. They do this the last Sunday of every month. This month will feature The Divebombers with George Worthmore bringing live blues music during your meal. Seating is limited, so don’t delay!
Monday, May 27
2019 Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony
Starts at Osprey Ave. Ends at Gulf Stream Ave. What a great way to honor those who gave all for our country. The parade begins at 9am at Osprey Ave. and Main Street. The ceremony is after the parade and will begin at 11am at Chaplain J.D. Hamel Park (Main St & Gulf Stream Ave.) Band leader Glenn Miller will be honored and Dennis Spragg (author of “Glenn Miller Declassified”) will be keynote speaker. The Sarasota Jazz Band will be playing WWII era music before the ceremony. The parade will feature veterans, color guards marching bands, and more!
Wednesday, May 29
Anna Maria Island’s Creator’s Market
Anna Maria Island, FL
10am-June 2 at 5pm
119 Bridge St. Bradenton Beach, FL 34217
No Admission Fee to this great event! Come check out local artists. Music and vendors! This event is hosted by Bridge Street Events. Strolling down Bridge Street is a blast! And, there are plenty of places to quench your thirst and rest your legs! If you want to be one of the vendors please apply to BOOKINGS@bridgestreetevents.com ASAP.
Saturday, June 1
Downtown Sarasota Farmer’s Market
Lemon Ave. and State Streets Sarasota, Fl
More than 70 vendors and more than 5000 square feet of produce and plants. This Farmer’s Market has been going strong for 37 years. If you’ve never experienced it you are really missing something special. It’s a great way to spend your Saturday morning and you’ll enjoy the stroll!
Photos from Events’ FB Pages