What’s On Suncoast? 12.3 – 12.10
The Suncoast Post asks, “What’s On, Suncoast?” Here are some ideas for things around the area this week of December 3 – 10, 2021!
Holiday Night of Lights on St. Armands Circle
Crab & Fin Restaurant and Cannon’s Marina proudly present “Holiday Night of Lights” tonight, December 3, 2021. St. Armands is THE holiday destination on the Gulf Coast of Florida, as the Circle magically comes to light and life with grace and elegance. “Holiday Night of Lights” is St. Armands official “kick-off” to the holiday season. The event begins with a special performance from 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm.
Join in with our annual Christmas Carol Sing-a-long beginning at 6:00 pm, followed by “Santa’s Arrival” in his spectacular sleigh and our tree lighting ceremony. Photos with Santa are available throughout the evening from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Enjoy holiday entertainment, special store promotions, and gracious hospitality provided by our many shops and restaurants. A special evening for the young and the “young at heart.”We recommend making your dining reservations, in advance, at our many fine Circle restaurants.
5215 14th St W, Bradenton, FL 34207
Owners, Luca and Monica, invite their patrons into Tiramisu of Bradenton as if welcoming them into their own homes to enjoy these delicious, family recipes. Tiramisu’s atmosphere is intimate and casual but ensures that you have friendly, professional service and well-seasoned, authentic Italian dishes served with love upon every visit.
Offering classic Italian dishes, specialty homemade fresh pasta, great wine, and an intimate atmosphere at affordable prices. Visit our location soon and discover why so many Bradenton locals call this Italian restaurant a “hidden gem.” This restaurant should be on your list of local restaurants to try if you haven’t yet. Opened Tuesday through Saturday from 5 am until 9 pm.
3rd Annual Bradenton Beach Holiday Boat Parade
The 3rd annual Bradenton Beach Holiday Boat Parade will be on December 4th, 2021, at 6:00 pm. Boat owners are invited to show off their holiday spirit and beautifully lit vessels in a Parade along the Intracoastal Waterway. It is FREE to enter, and we are offering cash prizes.
Route: Vessels in the Parade will gather near the south end of Jewfish Key.
The Parade will head northwest along the Longboat Pass Bridge and then north up the Intracoastal Waterway. The Parade will pass alongside the Bradenton Beach City Pier and end at the Bradenton Beach Marina.
Viewing: The Bradenton Beach Holiday Boat Parade will follow the activities of Christmas on Bridge Street.
The Parade can be viewed from:
The Longboat Pass Bridge at the beginning of the Parade (6:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
The Bradenton Beach City Pier as the Parade ends (6:30 pm to 7:00 pm).
The Bradenton Beach City Pier will be the best viewing location. Free
To Enter: Entry in the Parade is free and is open to both powerboats and sailboats. Parade participants must attend a mandatory captains meeting on December 2nd at 5:30 pm at Bradenton Beach Marina.
The Breakfast Cottage
The Breakfast Cottage
2301 N. Tamiami Trail, Nokomis, FL 34275
This amazing little restaurant feels more like your grandmother’s house than your typical eatery. This is set up with small tables, and a home that welcomes you for all-day breakfast or lunch, open daily from 7:30 am until 2 pm. From big fluffy omelets to pancakes and a host of signature dishes that are sure to fill you up, The Breakfast Cottage menu has something for everyone to enjoy, including amazing sandwiches and soups that you can have made up to go. If you are looking for home cooking-styled dishes and a wonderful atmosphere, be sure and add this restaurant to your list of places to visit.
Ybor City Festival
Ybor City Festival
Centennial Park 1800 E. 8th Ave., Tampa, FL 33605
This one-day FREE festival brings together the culture, heritage, and history of the Latin culture. The festival will focus on Cuban heritage through its rich cultural foods, music, and arts and crafts dedicated to the culture in the heart of Ybor City’s Centennial Park.
• 30’ BEER & WINE TRUCK
• FOOD TRUCKS & CULTURAL FOODS
• OVER 150 VENDORS WITH UNIQUE JEWELRY, ART & CLOTHING
• CIGAR ROLLING DEMONSTRATIONS • DOMINOS
• HAND MADE PREMIUM CIGARS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
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