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What's On Suncoast

What’s On Suncoast? 5.5 – 5.12

| Angela Naff |

The Suncoast Post asks, “What’s On, Suncoast?” Here are some ideas for the area this week from May 5 – 12, 2023!

Sarasota Shopping Suncoast

May Marche SRQ

May Marche SRQ
Robarts Arena, 3000 Ringling Blvd 34237

The broadest assortment of highly curated unique hand-crafted re-purposed and re-imagined treasures brought to you by FLORIDA’S FINEST merchants artists and collectors. You will find home decor furniture art collectibles architectural salvage handcrafted goods and so much more! This is the best venue to find that perfect gift for Mom or anyone else on your shopping list.

If you cannot find it here it probably doesn’t exist.

Hours: Saturday, May 6th, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., May 7th, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Roosterfish Grill

Roosterfish Grill
776 Missouri Ave N, Largo, FL 33770

With 60 years combined in the industry for Fred Hurley and his partner,  Chef Sean Mullaney, Roosterfish Grill is not a hobby! They have been taking great care of guests and making many friends for a very long time. It is their desire to serve you the very best seafood, land fare, pasta dishes, and salads all at reasonable prices and always with a smile.

Whether you are visiting us for the best 1/2 lb. Angus burger in town, our fall-off-the-bone Baby Back Ribs, one of the various salmon dishes or simply to sit on our covered deck and feed the fish and turtles, you are sure to enjoy your visit at Roosterfish Grill! Everyone will enjoy the amazing dishes, and enjoy a meal with them soon!

Hours: Sunday through Thursday 11 a.m. – 9 p.m., Friday/Saturday 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

music festival on suncoast

2023 Uptown Music Festival

2023 Uptown Music Festival
University Area Community Park, 14015 North 22nd Street, Tampa, FL 33613

The Uptown Music Festival was created to bring the Uptown District of Tampa, FL together to highlight the rich culture of the area through music. This one-day event will draw Tampa residents and surrounding cities to the Uptown District for a day of music and art. With over 20,000 residents living in unincorporated Hillsborough County, and major institutions such as the University of South Florida, Moffitt Cancer Center, Advent Health, and Uptown Mall (University Mall) the festival is quickly becoming one of the premier cultural events in the area.

This outdoor event, held in the beautiful University Area Park 14013 N. 22nd Street, Tampa, FL 33613 will be a fun and relaxing evening for the whole family to enjoy. Reserved seating and General Admission is available.

Hours: Saturday, May 6, 2023, from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m.

House of Omelets on Suncoast

House of Omelets Restaurant

House of Omelets Restaurant
900 SW Pine Island Rd #122 Bonefish plaza., Cape Coral, FL 33991

You always have a table here on the Suncoast, here at the House of Omelets. They are open for breakfast and lunch and offer a variety of heart-healthy options and classic home-style meals that are deliciously cooked to order. Whether waffles, french toast, salads, or crepes, you will find something for every taste at the House of Omlets. The pleasant staff creates a relaxed, friendly atmosphere that will keep you around for that second or third cup of coffee!

Hours: Daily 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Hibiscus Suncoast

Annual Hibiscus Festival of Punta Gorda

Annual Hibiscus Festival of Punta Gorda
Gilchrist Park, 400 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

The Annual Hibiscus Festival here on the Suncoast is three days of celebrating and sharing the unique history and character of Punta Gorda and its connection to the hibiscus, as well as to one of the world’s most renowned hybridizers, Harry R. Goulding. Punta Gorda is historically known as the City of Hibiscus.

The festival features sweet and savory food vendors, live music, flowers and plants, arts and crafts, and most of all: fun!

This year’s festival will begin with the traditional kick-off on Friday evening. The Friday evening concert runs 6–10 pm, so come enjoy music under the stars. Please feel free to bring a chair or blanket. Come back Saturday and Sunday to listen to the music, eat great food, shop treasures of all kinds, the Vintage Motor Car Club Car Show, and enjoy the atmosphere and the Lil’ Miss Hibiscus Pageant.

Hours: May 5th, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., May 7th, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., May 8th, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

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