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Old 06-17-2016, 01:10 PM
Location: Sarasota/ Bradenton - University Pkwy area
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It's the weekend and there are events going on in the Bradenton - Sarasota - Venice area to go out and enjoy, including the following:


Bradenton Boat Show -- Fri & Sat 10 am - 6 pm, Sun 10 am - 5 pm, at the Bradenton Area Convention Center in Palmetto. Adults $5, kids under 12 get in free.

Comedian Louie Anderson will be performing at McCurdys Comedy Theatre -- show times and ticket info at McCurdy's Comedy Theatre and Humor Institue, must be 18 or older to attend.


Sarasota Farmers Market -- downtown at Lemon & Main, 7 am - 1 pm.
Central Sarasota Farmers Market -- corner Proctor & Beneva, 8 am - 1 pm.
Bradenton Farmers Market -- downtown historic Bradenton, 9 am - 2 pm.
Venice Farmers Market -- downtown Venice, 8 am - noon

Selby's Splashin Saturdays -- each Saturday in June & July -- Water slides & activities, kids activities, 10 am - 12 pm. Regular admission prices: Adults $19, children 4 - 11 $6.

Great Fathers Day 5K Beach Race -- at Siesta Key Beach, participants must register ahead, fees involved. Info at Running in Sarasota, FL | ACTIVE or try Find Running Races in Your State

Woofdorf Astoria opening, adoptions/ fundraiser by the Humane Society of Lakewood Ranch. 10 am - 1 pm at 10615 Technology Ter, Lakewood Ranch.


Downtown Venice Craft Festival -- 10 am to 4 pm each day, on Miami Ave W in Venice.


Bridge Street Market --great farmers market option on Anna Maria Island, 10 am - 3 pm.

Siesta Key Farmers Market -- Siesta Village Plaza, 8 am - 2 pm.

Siesta Key Drum Circle -- just before sunset at Siesta Key public beach, everyone welcome.

Fathers & Fenders Car Show -- classic car show at Five Points Park in downtown Sarasota, 10 am - 3 pm.

Fathers Day Brunch -- at Libby's on Osprey Ave in Sarasota, 10 am - 3 pm.


Summer Circus Spectacular -- circus production at the Asolo Theatre, various circus acts. Info at www.ringling.org

Sarasota Music Festival -- runs now through June 25th, student recitals and other performances, various locations in Sarasota, info at Sarasota Orchestra


Suncoast Offshore Racing Festival -- June 25th thru July 4th -- biggest event of the summer, the big racing boats come to Sarasota for several days of parades, parties, racing and fun.

Have a great weekend!
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Old 06-17-2016, 06:24 PM
Location: Bradenton/Sarasota FL
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Any other brunch recommendations for Sunday guys/gals?
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Old 06-28-2016, 03:46 PM
Location: Bradenton, FL
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You might want to try Riverhouse Reef & Grill in Palmetto. You can eat by the water, beautiful location.
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