Community Events

The American Indian

Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
(941) 726-5111
525 Kumquat Court
Sarasota  Florida
United States
A community gathering to gain understanding about the history, culture, and traditions of the American Indian.

Heatstroke Hot Rod Hoedown 11

Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 1:00am
Bradenton
Bradenton  Florida  66666
United States
The Best Underground Music Fest !

Yoga Festival

Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 10:00am
(850) 443-5998
17507 Waterline Rd
Bradenton  Florida  34212
United States
A full day of yoga classes, workshops, music and dance performances, kids yoga zone, art activities & gallery, garden meditations, food and craft vendors, Kirtan, and more. A benefit for All Faith's Food Bank. Kids will be supervised at the kids zone until 2, and everyone can enjoy interactive musical meditation at the Kirtan from 5-7.
Performer Website: 
Heartwood Retreat Center

2014 Annual Celebration & Boundary Crosser Award

Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
(941) 365-8751
1212 SE Ave.
Sarasota  Florida  34239
United States
SCOPE, a community engagement organization that connects and inspires citizens to create a better community, invites the community to attend this annual event to honor community building and the 2014 Boundary Crosser Cathy Layton. A Boundary Crosser is a person who connects people across boundary lines that traditionally divide community. Hors d’oeuvres, wine & beer will be served.

Links and Paths: Narrative Abstracts by Janet Mishner

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 5:00am
(941) 922-7565
340 S Tuttle Ave, Sarasota
Sarasota  Florida
United States
After a summer hiatus, the gallery at The Women's Resource Center of Sarasota will once again be filled with the works of local talent. Janet Mishner kicks off the new season with her October 2 opening, from 5-7pm in the Selby Room, 340 S Tuttle Ave., Sarasota. 941-366-1700. The public is invited and refreshments will be served. The show extends through November 20, 2014 and can be seen most weekdays from 10:30am to 4pm.

Links and Paths: Abstract Narratives by Janet Mishner

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
(941) 922-7565
340 S Tuttle Ave
Sarasota  Florida
United States
After a summer hiatus, the gallery at The Women's Resource Center of Sarasota will once again be filled with the artwork of local talent. Janet Mishner kicks off the new season with her October 2 opening, from 5-7pm in the Selby Room, 340 S Tuttle Ave., Sarasota. 941-366-1700. The public is invited and refreshments will be served. The show extends through November 20, 2014 and can be seen most weekdays from10:30am to 4pm.

Crystal Gala

Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 6:00pm
(941) 749-1111
502 3rd Avenue West
Bradenton  Florida  34205
United States
Welcome Reception with Signature Cocktail, Hors d'Oeuvres, Open Bar. Special Entertainment in Stone Hall Elegant dining prepared by Pier 22 Silent and Live Auctions Following Dinner, Enjoy Live Music and Dancing Black tie preferred-Complimentary Valet Parking All proceeds to benefit The Manatee Players, Inc.

Sarasota's Psychic Challenge

Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 7:30pm
(941) 544-5874
838 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota  Florida  34236
United States
The Spirit University and The Players Theatre have teamed up to bring you a tournament featuring extraordinary individuals who claim to have the gift of clairvoyance. Participants will compete against each other for the coveted title of Sarasota’s #1 Psychic. Competitors will attempt to prove their Sixth Sense ability by engaging in carefully designed tests. The competitors are awarded points based on the number of successful predictions they make. And best yet: the audience can play along! We know you’ll be there – we’re psychic! :)

Sarasota Pumpkin Festival

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:00pm to Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 8:00pm
(941) 706-7605
2050 Adams Lane
Sarasota  Florida  34236
United States
The annual Sarasota Pumpkin Festival benefitting The Lazarus Foundation Inc. Kids Force is a three-day event is expected to attract over 37,000 festival-goers. The 6th Annual Pumpkin Festival is proud to announce the new Live Ninja Turtle Show! Come see all things Pumpkin! Come visit our Pumpkin Patch and Maze, Free Hayrides, Live Demonstrations, Kids Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Carnival Rides and Games, Pie Eating Contests, Safe Trick or Treating, Beer Garden, Large Variety of Cuisine and Family Activities to amuse all ages. Don’t miss it folks The Pumpkin Festival at Payne Park Sarasota.

Boatyard Bash

Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 2:00pm to 8:00pm
(941) 708-6120
4415 119th Street West
Cortez  Florida  34215
United States
The Florida Maritime Museum is excited for the second annual Boatyard Bash, featuring live music by Ted Stevens and the Doo Shots, the Wire Beaters, and the Rose Island Band. Enjoy fun and educational demos, home-built boats, art and food vendors, a butterfly release, and a classic “creature feature” on the big screen at 6pm. Bring blankets, chairs or golf carts to enjoy the movie and free popcorn. Admission is free. Visit FMM on Facebook or call 941-708-6120 for more info.