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What’s On Suncoast? 5.19 – 5.26

| Angela Naff |

The Suncoast Post asks, “What’s On, Suncoast?” Here are some ideas for the area from May 19 – 26, 2023 this week!

Veganfest Suncoast

VeganFest Sarasota

VeganFest Sarasota
5851 Nathan Benderson Circle, Sarasota, FL 34235

Are you looking for a fun, family-friendly event here on the Suncoast to participate in? Head out to Nathan Benderson Park this coming Sunday for VeganFest this weekend. Admission is FREE (donations appreciated). If you are a foodie that loves trying new things that are fresh, new, and nutritious, come out and try some amazing products and vendors. In addition to food, there will be FREE face painting, hoop, and ring tosses, coloring activities, life-size connect 4, Jenga, and checkers. Don’t let this amazing event pass by without checking out this weekend’s great outdoor event.

Hours: Sunday, May 21, 2023, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Nevermind Awesome Bar & Eatery

Nevermind Awesome Bar & Eatery
927 East Cape Coral Parkway, Cape Coral, FL, 33904

Nevermind Awesome Bar + Eatery in Cape Coral has a quirky name and serves food that aptly fits the moniker. Open for lunch and dinner, both service times present dishes like the Chorizo Paté, Little Pork Shanks, the Lamb Burger, and their wonderful Truffle fries are superb options that can accompany anything else on the eclectic menu. The bar prepares tons of different libations, and the fridge is usually stocked with plenty of local beers.

Hours: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 12 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 12 p.m. – 12 a.m.

Selby on Suncoast

SRQ Con 2023

SRQ Con 2023
Selby Library – 1331 1st St, Sarasota, FL 34236

Get ready, folks! Selby Public Library’s annual pop culture convention, SRQCon, is back and better than ever on May 20! 🎉

This all-ages event is jam-packed with exciting activities and events for everyone to enjoy. From panels and demonstrations to cosplay, gaming, trivia, and scavenger hunts, there’s something for everyone at SRQCon 2023. And the best part? The event is absolutely FREE! 🙌

Don’t forget to show off your amazing cosplay skills in our cosplay contest – we can’t wait to see what you come up with! Plus, we have a fantastic lineup of panels and activities, including silkscreening, kids’ crafts, designing a shield, and even a cosplay repair station!

Hours: Saturday, May 20, 2023, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The Crepe Chef

The Crepe Chef

The Crepe Chef
119 Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte, FL 33953

The Crepe Chef strives to bring true artisan food to the Suncoast. Items are made fresh right before your eyes! There is no fresher bread on this Earth! All of the food groups are in the palm of your hand. The little eatery spot sells breakfast, entrees, and desserts. The menu will make all your taste buds sit up and notice. When next in Port Charlotte, be sure and stop by this amazing spot.

Hours: Tuesday through Sunday, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Miss Naples

Miss Naples
550 Port O Call Way, Port O Call Marina, Docked directly next to the Naples Princess, Naples, FL 34102

Come sail with us aboard the newest Catamaran in Southwest Florida, Miss Naples. Our 48′ custom-built Catamaran can accommodate up to 48 passengers and is your perfect ride to experience the beauty of Naples. Join us for one of our daily trips, which includes beach shelling, afternoon sightseeing, and sunset cruises. You will experience the spectacular homes, breathtaking sites, and natural beauty of Naples Bay and Port Royal. Weather permitting, we will head out to the Gulf and sail along the coast, getting a full picture of the beauty that surrounds us and the ever-popular sunset. If you watch carefully, you might even spot the green flash!

Hours: Daily from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (special occasions and events)

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