Welcome to the New Year! Check out some of these amazing events happening near you for the month of January!


Sarasota Fine Art Festival

(January 11th-12th, 2020)

This palette of spectacular creations includes works in painting, sculpture, jewelry, photography, glass, ceramics, fiber and wearable art, mixed-media, woodworking and more. Discuss with the artists the option of commissioning a unique piece of art made specifically for you or your company! The 8th Annual Sarasota Winter Fine Art Festival is open Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 5 pm. Admission is free.

The Sarasota Seafood & Music Festival 

(January 17-19, 2020)

l returns for its fifth year on January 17-19, 2020. Join us in JD Hamel Park in downtown Sarasota at Gulfstream Avenue and Main Street. Bring along your family and friends to enjoy fresh seafood and outstanding live musical performances. The event begins Friday night January 17 with festivities running 4pm-10pm. The event continues Saturday from 11am-10pm and Sunday 11am-6pm. General admission is FREE!


Forks & Corks

(January 23rd - 27th, 2020) 

Savor local flavor during the SunCoast’s premier Food and Wine and Festival. Forks & Corks will showcase the palate-pleasing products of an international cast of visiting winery owners and winemakers alongside the deliciously diverse cuisine of The Sarasota-Manatee Originals restaurants.

This 13th annual, multi-day epicurean event will be held in the spectacular courtyard of The Ringling Museum of Art, prominent Originals restaurants, premier wine retail shops, and other exciting venues.

17th Annual St. Armands Circle Art Festival

(January 25th - January 26th, 2020)

The St. Armands Circle Art Festival, consistently ranked as one of the best art affairs in the U.S. by Sunshine Artist Magazine, blends long-time favorites with the most buzz-worthy names on the contemporary arts scene. The event takes place along the Boulevard of Presidents and St. Armands Circle.

The Manatee County Fair 

(January 16th - 26th, 2020)

The Manatee County fair is a wholesome community tradition. Packed with an endless variety of things to see, do and eat, the fair truly has something for everyone.

Manatee County Fair is held each January at the Manatee County Fair grounds in Palmetto, Florida.

Beer & Burger Throw Down

(January 18th, 2020)

The Best of the Bay's Runner-Up Best Food Festival and Craft Beer Event is coming to Sarasota's The Mall at University Town Center for an epic day of beer sampling, burger indulgence, family fun, live music and Winter Carnival.


 and many more.......

Orchids in Paradise Orchid Show and Sale - January 4th, 2020

Ranch Nite - Every Wednesday Evening


Sarasota Polo Match - Every Sunday 

Music on Main - First Friday of January


The Market - Every Sunday


Bradenton Boat Show - January 3rd - 5th, 2020


We wish you a Happy New Year!