• Tony Bennett Feb 10th

    Tony Bennett The Van Wezel welcomes back 19-time Grammy Award®- winner Tony Bennett! With albums selling both Platinum and Gold and a Citizen of the World Award from the United Nations, Tony Bennett epitomizes the phrase ‘a living legend’. Tony continues to touch the hearts and souls of audiences with his legendary vocals and charming […]

  • Yum! Sarasota Seafood Festival Jan 21 & 22

    Select from exquisite foods cooked on site incorporating the freshest ingredients by local restaurants and food purveyors.  Choose from seafood dishes using grouper, mahi-mahi, stone crabs, oysters, shrimp, soft-shell crabs and more. Meat entrees and a variety of vegetarian and rice dishes also are offered. Choose from a selection of alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks. While […]

  • Extraordinary Animals at Ringling Museum of Art thru January 19th

    Although not as highly advertised as their exotic counterparts, domesticated animals including dogs, cats, and birds have always been popular performers in the circus ring. Horses, pigs, and goats also have been trained to perform astonishing displays of intelligence and feats of skill. These animal acts rely on the combination of the familiar with the […]

  • Music in the Park

    Live Music in the Park December 15th

    Café in the Park hosts their Live Music in the Park beginning at 7:30. Arrive early at 6pm to enjoy some of their shockingly delicious goodies before enjoying the outdoor concert.

  • Jingle Paws Jubilee

    Jingle Paws Jubilee

    The Jingle Paws Jubilee makes sure that even four-legged babies get some special attention. Bring your favorite furry friend(s) to Phillippi Estate Park for some photo ops with Santa, special goodies, live music, gifts, animal readings and blessings, even adopt a friend for Fido. Admission cost is a bag of pet food, toys, or treats for donation.

  • mack the knife at florida studio theater

    What to see this weekend: Mack the Knife: The Bobby Darin Songbook

    Bobby Darin was the original Bronx boy who made it big. Determined to be a legend by age 25, he conquered show business as a singer, songwriter, actor, and producer. Headlining everywhere from the legendary Copacabana to Las Vegas, Darin was a consummate showman. Mack the Knife celebrates the spirited and immense talent of one of the […]

  • Ringling International Arts Festival

    October 18 – 21, 2017: It’s the 9th Annual Ringling International Arts Festival.

    From the Ringling International Site: The 2017 Ringling International Arts Festival (RIAF) presents a dynamic array of ingenious and inventive contemporary performance. With music ranging from the folkloric to the avant-garde, dance that explores the comedy and pathos of 21st-century life, and theatrical narratives both intimate and massive in scope and in scale, this is […]