NOTE: Due to the coronavirus we regretfully announce that
the Kick-Off event that was scheduled for January 9th has been cancelled. We are working on several virtual events and will post them here as they are developed.
Other events listed here may have been either cancelled or postponed. Please check with the event sponsor or website for updated information.


City Sightseeing Trolley Tour

Discover Sarasota Tours 1826 4th Street, Sarasota

Visit Sarasota's historic neighborhoods, dive into circus lore, Amish culture, real estate development booms and busts, and colorful stories about Sarasota's founders to get a true overview of the city's rich and amazing cultural history. Our lively and knowledgeable tour guides will show you sides of Sarasota you never knew existed--whether you're just visiting or ... Read more...


Sparkly Saturday

Historical Society of Sarasota County 1260 12th St., Sarasota

A “trunk show” of gently-used vintage, costume, unique, fine and fashion jewelry displayed for you in the Crocker Memorial Church, and a bonus tag sale on the porches of the Bidwell-Wood House. We’re calling this “Beads to Beams”, because we’re raising funds to keep the historic Crocker Memorial Church, a community gathering place, shored up ... Read more...

Free, but a donation of your underloved costume jewelry enables us to pay it forward to HJewelry to the Rescue

The Historical Society of Sarasota County’s Narrated Trolley Tour

Historical Society of Sarasota County, 1260 12th St. Sarasota in Pioneer Park 1260 12th St, Sarasota

Have you ever wondered what Sarasota was like before now? Where people gathered, how they lived, where everyone came from and what they thought and what was here when and what they did… and why we are so different from the average Florida town? Well, hop onto our Historic Downtown Sarasota Trolley Tour and let ... Read more...


Cracker Fair

Pioneer Plaza, Dearborn St., Englewood 300 W Dearborn St,, Englewood

Circus History Trolley Tour

Discover Sarasota Tours 1826 4th Street, Sarasota

Learn about the Circus Side of Sarasota by visiting key landmarks and hearing stories of the colorful cast of circus characters, showmen, and performers who called Sarasota home.



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