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.
Events listed by our Partners may have been either cancelled or postponed. If you view the event here, you will see an Event Website link which you can visit 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...


Designing Sarasota: An Architectural History

Center for Architecture Sarasota 265 S Orange Avenue, Sarasota

An exhibit of Sarasota’s unique architecture, from the earliest native Americans, through the settlement and early development of Sarasota to the international fame of the Sarasota School of Architecture and today’s talented architects. This exhibit is designed for visitors and area residents alike. See how environmental factors helped create a unique type of architecture. Get ... Read more...


Sarasota Tiger Bay Panel

Online/Virtual Florida

A panel representing the Sarasota Centennial. This will be an online event. For details visit

$30 – $35

Garden to Table Flower Show

1131 Boulevard of the Arts 1131 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota

Date: February 25, 2021 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Venue: Sarasota Garden Club

Gardens in Paradise Tour

1131 Boulevard of the Arts 1131 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota

In 2021 this yearly event will honor The Sarasota County Centennial. Highlighting beautiful gardens in our tour is in keeping with Mable Ringling, our first President, who said “Good landscaping is good business.” The date of the event is Saturday,March 13.

Sarasota County Fair

Sarasota Fairgrounds 3000 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota


Venice Museums Day

Lord-Higel House 409 Armada Road, VENICE

May 1, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  Free Admission Come celebrate the history of Venice and those institutions that preserve and interpret it. Venice Museums Day is a chance to visit the Venice Museum @ Triangle Inn, The Lord-Higel House, and the Venice Train Depot. A free trolley shuttle will take visitors to all locations ... Read more...



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