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What’s On Suncoast? 4.7 – 4.14

| Angela Naff |

The Suncoast Post asks, “What’s On, Suncoast?” Here are some ideas for the area this week from April 7 – 14, 2023!

Easter On Suncoast

Astro’s Easter EGGstravaganza!

Astro’s Easter EGGstravaganza!
3611 3rd St W Bradenton, FL 34205

Everyone wearing pink gets in for $5 this Saturday during the EGGstravaganza. A pink peep eating contest, Easter Bunny Coloring Contest, and much more are planned throughout the day. Astro Skate features a fun family center, rolling skating, bounce houses, a cafe, and arcade games. This special event is a great way to celebrate this weekend and participate in all the elements of this fun destination in Bradenton. Come on out and celebrate Easter a little bit differently this year!

Hours: Saturday, April 8, 2023, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

New England Suncoast

New England Roadside Grill

New England Roadside Grill
22637 Bayshore Rd, Port Charlotte, FL 33980

This is a wonderful family-owned and operated restaurant in our Suncoast community. They proudly serve some of New England’s favorites, homemade family Portuguese plates, seafood, and comfort foods. They strive to ensure every customer leaves happy with a full belly. From clam boils, steamers, and whole fried red snapper to stuffed Maine lobster tails, there is something for everyone at this amazing Suncoast treasure. Check them out for lunch or dinner in a kind, friendly, and family-forward environment.

Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 10:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Tasking At Nathan Benderson Park

Seasonal Tasting at Nathan Benderson Park

Seasonal Tasting at Nathan Benderson Park
5851 Nathan Benderson Circle, Sarasota, FL 34235

Join Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium for a special event celebrating UTC’s ever-growing restaurant scene and benefiting Mote Science Education Aquarium (Mote SEA), the soon-to-be neighbor in the UTC community! This ticketed event will feature delicious bites from 10 UTC restaurants, live music, cocktails, and an exciting update on Mote’s new location. The event is at Finish Tower at Nathan Benderson Park and will be outside. Come out and participate in some amazing tasting opportunities while supporting Mote’s latest initiative.

Hours: Wednesday, April 12, 2023, 6 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Cider press on Suncoast

Cider Press Gastropub

Cider Press Gastropub
3118 3rd Ave. N, St. Petersburg, 33713

The Cider Press Gastropub has relocated to 3rd Avenue North and 31st in the Shoppes of Kenwood, a good distance from its original location. The many feature many familiar favorites from a scrumptious plant-forward pub fare and a full bar to kick back and enjoy for lunch or a great weekend night out. There is off-street parking and a covered patio seating with an outdoor bar to best enjoy the weather. To make your visit even better, they offer live music on Fridays. For vegan, plant-based, and other amazing comfort food and unique offerings, stop in and see what all the fuss is about!

Hours: Sunday 12 p.m. – 8 p.m., Monday through Thursday 12 p.m. – 9 p.m., Friday/Saturday 12 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Wallen Park on Suncoast

Saturday Night Live Concert Series

Saturday Night Live Concert Series
Downtown Wellen Park 19745 Wellen Park Blvd Venice, FL 34293

Come to Downtown Wellen for our Saturday Night Live Concert Series this Saturday evening! Enjoy an evening at The Great Lawn featuring live music and more for the perfect way to spend your Saturday night.

As the Downtown Wellen restaurants work to open over the Spring season, please be aware that food and beverage options are limited at this time. Container food vendors will operate on a limited basis/menu. No outside food or alcoholic beverages is permitted during this event. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. Head on out for a wonderful evening here on the Suncoast this weekend!

Hours: Saturday, April 8, 2023, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

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