Sarasota - Manatee

Sarasota and Bradenton Family Events Calendar

The Fun 4 SRQ Kids Calendar is the most comprehensive online family calendar in the Sarasota and Bradenton area. We update our calendar every week to make sure we have all the family-friendly events in the area. Please let us know if you are aware of an event that is not listed! Listings are FREE! Submit Your Event Today!

PLEASE NOTE: Events and programs are subject to last minute cancellations and changes. Before attending, please contact the business or event host to confirm that the event/program is still taking place, and to register or RSVP if required.


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December

Family fun events like festivals, carnivals, fairs, family fun days and more.

Events and programs for families with kids with special needs.

Races, walks, 5Ks that kids and families can participate in.

Informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations.

Family friendly shows and concerts.

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18.

Other family-friendly events like mini-photo sessions consignment sales and other events that don't fit into another category.

Sporting events and home games for local sports teams.

One time classes open to kids and families.

Events and pageants where kids or families compete to win a title or prize.

Holiday events with themes focused on specific holidays like Halloween, Christmas, Easter, 4th of July, etc.

Ongoing family programs that occur on an ongoing basis such as every week or every month.

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North Pole Express

North Pole Express November 30 December 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18.

  • 5:30 pm
  • Location: Florida Railroad Museum, 12210 83rd St E., Parrish, FL 34219
  • Website: www.frrm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Kids Night Out at Arts-A-Blaze Studio

Join us for Kids Night Out on the first Friday of the month from 6:00 - 8:00! Parents, enjoy Music ...

Holly Days and Mangrove Lights at Historic Spanish Point

Experience the beauty of our historic museum and grounds decorated for the holiday season. Miniature white lights on our trees ...

Holiday Night of Lights on St. Armands

Crab & Fin Restaurant proudly presents “Holiday Night of Lights”. St. Armands is THE holiday destination, on the Gulf Coast ...

Christmas Movie Marathon

Kick off the Christmas season with a family friendly CHRISTMAS MOVIE MARATHON! Hope City Church is hosting a FREE community ...

Jingle and Jog 5K

The Jingle and Jog is a 5K run and 1 Mile Walk benefiting the over 700 people with disabilities served ...

Jingle Bell Run Manasota

Be part of the largest holiday-themed 5K race series anywhere - and join the movement to conquer arthritis! Wear a ...

Breakfast with Santa at Venice YMCA

Join us at the Venice YMCA for a pancake breakfast with Santa, hosted by the Sertoma Club of Venice. Enjoy ...

Pancakes with Santa at YMCA Parrish

Join us for this free community event. At the Y we value traditions and family time, so come enjoy a ...

Safe Kids Fair at Westminster Presbyterian Church

FREE Safe Kids Fair! Come and learn about safety and get free bike helmets, face painting and more. Visit and ...

Face Autism - Sensory Santa at Sarasota Square Mall

Santa is checking his list…come and get a hug from this jolly old elf at the Sarasota Square Mall. Come ...

Santa Cares at Desoto Square Mall

Santa Cares events 11/26 and 12/3 Low sensory for special needs children and families. 10am-12

Gingerbread Houses for Kids Cooking Class at Publix Aprons Cooking School

Forgo the mess at home, and bring the family here! This class allows you and your children (up to three ...

  • 1:00 pm
  • Location: Publix Aprons Cooking School: 2875 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL
  • Cost: $60 for 4 people
  • Website: www.publix.com
  • Category: Classes

A Christmas Story at Venice Theatre

Mischievous Ralphie wants only one thing for Christmas: An Official Red Ryder Range Model Carbine-Action BB Gun! In his quest ...

  • 2:00 pm
  • Location: Venice Theatre Main Stage | 140 W. Tampa Ave., Venice, FL
  • Cost: $31 Adults | $17 College | $15 Child
  • Website: venicestage.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Living Christmas Tree

You are all invited to join the South Venice Baptist Church for their annual Living Christmas Tree presentation of the ...

Sarasota Christmas presents Humbug

You’ll meet Winston T. Grubber, a local businessman whose ambition & greed have blinded him to the true meaning of ...

Preschool and Mom Playgroup at Woodland Community Church

Everyone will meet in the gym, bounce on the jumpers, play with balls and other fun gym toys. A great ...

Sarasota Christmas presents Humbug

You’ll meet Winston T. Grubber, a local businessman whose ambition & greed have blinded him to the true meaning of ...

Holiday Lights Spectacular at Lee Wetherington Family Village

Join us for the 2017 Holiday Lights Spectacular Kickoff at the Lee Wetherington Family Village! Similar to what you may ...

A Christmas Story at Venice Theatre

Mischievous Ralphie wants only one thing for Christmas: An Official Red Ryder Range Model Carbine-Action BB Gun! In his quest ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: Venice Theatre Main Stage | 140 W. Tampa Ave., Venice, FL
  • Cost: $31 Adults | $17 College | $15 Child
  • Website: venicestage.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Grand Opening of The Market at Lakewood Ranch

Join us for the grand opening of The Market at Lakewood Ranch! Shop local vendors, partake in fitness demos by ...

  • 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Sarasota Polo Club 8201 Polo Club Ln, Sarasota, Florida 34240
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Singing Christmas Tree at First Baptist Church of Sarasota

You're invited to the Annual Singing Christmas Tree to enjoy the wonder of Christmas. Presented by the First Baptist Church ...

Sarasota Christmas presents Humbug

You’ll meet Winston T. Grubber, a local businessman whose ambition & greed have blinded him to the true meaning of ...

A Christmas Story at Venice Theatre

Mischievous Ralphie wants only one thing for Christmas: An Official Red Ryder Range Model Carbine-Action BB Gun! In his quest ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: Venice Theatre Main Stage | 140 W. Tampa Ave., Venice, FL
  • Cost: $31 Adults | $17 College | $15 Child
  • Website: venicestage.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Green Explorers at Robinson Preserve

Beautiful butterflies are breezing into Manatee County, come discover Florida's fluttering flying friends. Using hands-on discovery and the participants own ...

Gulf Coast Music Therapy Music Class at Swim Gym

Drop-ins welcome! Classes are at 11am every Thursday. Come join our hosts Gulf Coast Music Therapy for a 30 minute ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 5002 Lena Road, Suite 102 Bradenton Bradenton, FL 34211
  • Cost: $12 a class or get a punch card for $40 for 4 classes.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Holiday Splendor at The Ringling

Celebrate the sights and sounds of the holiday season and help support the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots, ...

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: The Ringling | 5401 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, FL 34243
  • Cost: Free with one unwrapped toy per guest or without a toy, $10 Adults/ $5 Children 6-17
  • Website: www.ringling.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events, Free

Christmas Walk Venice

Stroll the avenues of Historic Downtown Venice in holiday merriment. Make an evening of it by shopping the stores and ...

North Pole Express

North Pole Express November 30 December 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18.

  • 5:30 pm
  • Location: Florida Railroad Museum, 12210 83rd St E., Parrish, FL 34219
  • Cost: varies, see website
  • Website: www.frrm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Knockerball n Ninjas Grand Opening

Join us for opening weekend! Become a Ninja Warrior! Great fun for all ages 3-83! Located between H&M and JCPenny. Friday ...

Showfolks Circus

Ladies & Gentlemen, children of all ages! The Showfolks of Sarasota are proud to present the 50th edition of SHOWFOLKS ...

  • 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Sarasota County Fairgrounds & Robarts Arena 3000 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, Florida 34237
  • Cost: $15-30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Gingerbread Platter at Arts-A-Blaze Studio

It's a Gingerbread Party!! Kids, come on out and paint a Gingerbread platter for your holiday cookies! We will have ...

  • 4:00 pm
  • Location: Arts-A-Blaze: 8111 Lakewood Main Street, Unit 107, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Southside Village Holiday Stroll

Enjoy the exciting snow slide, snow machines, a climbing wall and trampoline and more... The Music Compound will host a ...

Christmas Party at The Bridge Church

A FREE Christmas Party experience for the whole family! Featuring Free Photos with Santa & Mrs Claus, Christmas crafts, Cookies, ...

Knockerball n Ninjas Grand Opening

Join us for opening weekend! Become a Ninja Warrior! Great fun for all ages 3-83! Located between H&M and JCPenny. Friday ...

Sandy Claws Beach Run 5K and 1 Mile

The 41st Annual Sandy Claws Beach Run 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run takes place on Saturday, Dec. 9 on beautiful ...

Breakfast with Santa

You’re invited to Breakfast with Santa! Celebrate the season with Applebee’s at a special Flapjack Fundraiser for The Haven on ...

Free Junior Golf Clinic

Evie’s Golf Center has proudly provided free junior clinics for over 10 years! Taught by our staff of PGA Professionals, ...

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 am
  • Location: Evie's Family Golf Center: 4735 Bee Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: eviesgolf.com
  • Category: Classes

Christmas Festival at Brown's Grove

Come enjoy Christmas on the Farm on December 9th for a fun day for the whole family! We will have ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Brown's Grove Citrus & Produce, LLC 12255 US Highway 301 N, Parrish, Florida 34219
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Knockerball n Ninjas Grand Opening

Join us for opening weekend! Become a Ninja Warrior! Great fun for all ages 3-83! Located between H&M and JCPenny. Friday ...

Breakfast with Santa at the OSD

Join us for: • Horse drawn carriage Rides • Hot Chocolate Bar • • Reindeer Food Craft Bar • • Pictures with Santa ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Old Salty Dog City Island, 1601 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Sarasota, Florida 34236
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Breakfast with Santa at Hotel Venezia - Venice

Santa is coming to Hotel Venezia! Enjoy Santa's Breakfast Buffet and have your pictures taken with Santa!

A Florida Cracker Christmas at Manatee Village Historical Park

Experience an old-fashioned Florida holiday celebration with family-friendly entertainment, heritage artisans, "make and take" seasonal crafts for adults and youth, ...

  • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Manatee Village Historical Park | 1404 Manatee Ave East, Bradenton, 34208
  • Cost: Admission $5 adults | Youth 12 years and younger are Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Free Pictures with Santa -Caddy's at the Pointe

Join us Sunday, December 10th, as we will be offering free pictures with Santa from 12pm-3pm. We will have a professional ...

Preschool and Mom Playgroup at Woodland Community Church

Everyone will meet in the gym, bounce on the jumpers, play with balls and other fun gym toys. A great ...

Jingle Jam at Church of the Cross

Watch crazy skits, sing songs, laugh, decorate cookies, play games, and take a family photo at the selfie booth. First ...

Night of Wonder

Experience the Wonder of Christmas this December! A free community event! Step back in time and journey through Bethlehem. Hear the Christmas ...

Annie at The Manatee Performing Arts Center

Leapin' Lizards! The irrepressible comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world's best-loved musicals.

Gulf Coast Music Therapy Music Class at Swim Gym

Drop-ins welcome! Classes are at 11am every Thursday. Come join our hosts Gulf Coast Music Therapy for a 30 minute ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 5002 Lena Road, Suite 102 Bradenton Bradenton, FL 34211
  • Cost: $12 a class or get a punch card for $40 for 4 classes.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

North Pole Express

North Pole Express November 30 December 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18.

  • 5:30 pm
  • Location: Florida Railroad Museum, 12210 83rd St E., Parrish, FL 34219
  • Cost: varies, see website
  • Website: www.frrm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Walk Through The Christmas Story

Experience the first Christmas. Walk through the Christmas story at Liberty Baptist Church December 14, 15 and 16 from 6PM ...

Holly Days and Mangrove Lights at Historic Spanish Point

Experience the beauty of our historic museum and grounds decorated for the holiday season. Miniature white lights on our trees ...

Night of Wonder

Experience the Wonder of Christmas this December! A free community event! Step back in time and journey through Bethlehem. Hear the Christmas ...

Annual Gingerbread Festival

Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida is excited to announce our 2017 Gingerbread Festival. We hope you’ll join us, either as ...

Victorian Christmas Tea Manatee Village Historical Park

You are cordially invited to a Victorian Christmas Tea at Manatee Village Historical Park… Bonnie Calliotte, of De’Tours Traveling Tea Room, ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Manatee Village Historical Park | 1404 Manatee Ave East (SR 64) Bradenton, FL 34208
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Peter Pan at The Ringling

All children, except one, grow up… Captured live at the National Theatre, a recorded performance of JM Barrie’s much-loved tale ...

Winter Wonderland at Sarasota YMCA- Frank G. Berlin, Sr Branch

The event will be held at the Bari Brooks Teen Center and is open to the whole community, including families ...

Elf at The Ringling

Join us for an interactive holiday movie night! We will transform the Museum of Art Courtyard into a winter wonderland ...

Breakfast with Santa in Ellenton

Parrish Elite Booster Club presents Breakfast with Santa! Includes a keepsake photo with Santa Claus!

Pictures with Santa Cow at Chick-Fil-A Creekwood

Free pictures with Santa Cow, fun with the Elf Cow, a craft, letters to Santa, and more! Free mini plush ...

Sarabay Kids Zone at Bradenton Farmers Market

Join our Community Partners for family and health-oriented activities every week. Every Week – Sarabay Kids Zone is a free-to-the-community ...

Free Junior Golf Clinic

Evie’s Golf Center has proudly provided free junior clinics for over 10 years! Taught by our staff of PGA Professionals, ...

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 am
  • Location: Evie's Family Golf Center: 4735 Bee Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: eviesgolf.com
  • Category: Classes

Santa at Sky Zone

Santa will be jumping in to Sky Zone Sarasota on Saturday (12/16)! He'll be here from 9am - 2pm during ...

Annual Gingerbread Festival

Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida is excited to announce our 2017 Gingerbread Festival. We hope you’ll join us, either as ...

Storytelling with Santa and the Christmas Fairy

Join us for an afternoon with Santa and his Christmas Fairy at the Powel Crosley Palace in Sarasota, FL. Start ...

  • 11:00 am
  • Location: 8374 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Florida 34243
  • Cost: Tickets $32 Adults Children 2 to 12 $17 Infants under 2 complimentary
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Elf Workshop and Cookie Bar at the Sarasota Children's Garden

Santa is turning our Painted Bird Art Gallery into an Elf Workshop for the Holidays! Come decorate your own birdhouse ...

Sarasota Dance Academy - The Snow Child and Believe

You don't want to miss this magical holiday showcase! Over 110 students from Sarasota Dance Academy will present a Double ...

Gingerbread Houses for Kids Cooking Class at Publix Aprons Cooking School

Forgo the mess at home, and bring the family here! This class allows you and your children (up to three ...

  • 1:00 pm
  • Location: Publix Aprons Cooking School: 2875 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL
  • Cost: $60 for 4 people
  • Website: www.publix.com
  • Category: Classes

Victorian Christmas Tea Manatee Village Historical Park

You are cordially invited to a Victorian Christmas Tea at Manatee Village Historical Park… Bonnie Calliotte, of De’Tours Traveling Tea Room, ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Manatee Village Historical Park | 1404 Manatee Ave East (SR 64) Bradenton, FL 34208
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

North Pole Express

North Pole Express November 30 December 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18.

  • 5:30 pm
  • Location: Florida Railroad Museum, 12210 83rd St E., Parrish, FL 34219
  • Cost: varies, see website
  • Website: www.frrm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Preschool and Mom Playgroup at Woodland Community Church

Everyone will meet in the gym, bounce on the jumpers, play with balls and other fun gym toys. A great ...

Sarasota Children's Garden "Art Rocks"

Bring your little "Monet" or "Picasso" to our Painted Bird Art Gallery for a cool art project to take home. ...

Chick-fil-a Family Night

We offer Family Nights to bring families together through food and fun. We want to help parents take the “mystery” ...

Thinking Money: Don’t Get Hacked Holiday Edition (ages 8 to 18)

Learn how to stay safe on social media and make smart choices when using sites like Craigslist, eBay, and Facebook ...

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: South Manatee Library
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: bit.ly
  • Category: Free

Thinking Money: Don’t Get Hacked Holiday Edition (ages 8 to 18)

Learn how to stay safe on social media and make smart choices when using sites like Craigslist, eBay, and Facebook ...

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: South Manatee Library, 6081 26th Street West, Bradenton 34207
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: bit.ly
  • Category: Free

Sarasota Children's Garden "Teaching Garden"

We welcome you and your children to visit our "Teaching Garden" Wednesday mornings from 10am to noon. This little garden ...

Star of Bethlehem? at Bishop Planetarium

Back by popular demand, our Star of Bethlehem planetarium presentation allows you to explore the question "What was the Star ...

Nokomis Beach Drum Circle

The Drum Circle is one of Casey Key's most unique and celebrated events. On any given Saturday and Wednesday evening ...

Thinking Money: Don’t Get Hacked Holiday Edition (ages 8 to 18)

Learn how to stay safe on social media and make smart choices when using sites like Craigslist, eBay, and Facebook ...

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Rocky Bluff Library: 6750 US Highway 301 North, Ellenton 34222
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: bit.ly
  • Category: Free

Hunsader Farms Country Christmas

Join us for hayrides, Kiddie Train, over 250,000 Lights, Petting Zoo, Display Christmas Village, Live Music, food, and Christmas Movies ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 5500 CR 675, Bradenton, FL 34211
  • Cost: Admission $10; free parking, Kids 5 and under are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Skate with Santa at Astro Skate Family Fun Center

Skate with Santa! Thursday, December 21st from 9am - 5pm! There's free all you can eat pizza from 12pm - 1pm! ...

Gulf Coast Music Therapy Music Class at Swim Gym

Drop-ins welcome! Classes are at 11am every Thursday. Come join our hosts Gulf Coast Music Therapy for a 30 minute ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 5002 Lena Road, Suite 102 Bradenton Bradenton, FL 34211
  • Cost: $12 a class or get a punch card for $40 for 4 classes.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Lights in Bloom at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens lights up the holiday season with Lights In Bloom. Over one million lights will illuminate the ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Marie Selby Botanical Gardens | 900 S. Palm Avenue • Sarasota, FL 34236
  • Cost: $25 Guests • $20 Members • $7.50 Children 4-16 • Children under 4 FREE
  • Website: selby.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Holly Days and Mangrove Lights at Historic Spanish Point

Experience the beauty of our historic museum and grounds decorated for the holiday season. Miniature white lights on our trees ...

Hunsader Farms Country Christmas

Join us for hayrides, Kiddie Train, over 250,000 Lights, Petting Zoo, Display Christmas Village, Live Music, food, and Christmas Movies ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 5500 CR 675, Bradenton, FL 34211
  • Cost: Admission $10; free parking, Kids 5 and under are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Movement Dance Kids Christmas Fest

Come spend the day with the Movement Dance Company! While mom and dad finish their last minute shopping and holiday ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: The MOVEment Dance Company 4602 E SR 64, Bradenton, Florida 34208
  • Cost: $25/session
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Live Nativity at the Big Cat Habitat

Join us for a Live Nativity at the Big Cat Habitat!

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary, 7101 Palmer Blvd, Sarasota, Florida 34240
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Open Gym and Clinics at South Florida Gymnastics

South Florida Gymnastics offers 3 fun options every Friday for ages 5 and up! Handstand/ Cartwheel Clinic from 4:00-5:00pm1st and 3rd ...

Gymnastics Open Gym at North Port Gymnastics

North Port Gymnastics offers 2 Friday Open Gym sessions divided by age group! Tiny Tumblers 18 mos to 5 years: Come on ...

Movement Dance Kids Christmas Fest

Come spend the day with the Movement Dance Company! While mom and dad finish their last minute shopping and holiday ...

  • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: The MOVEment Dance Company 4602 E SR 64, Bradenton, Florida 34208
  • Cost: $25/session
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Sarabay Kids Zone at Bradenton Farmers Market

Join our Community Partners for family and health-oriented activities every week. Every Week – Sarabay Kids Zone is a free-to-the-community ...

Free Junior Golf Clinic

Evie’s Golf Center has proudly provided free junior clinics for over 10 years! Taught by our staff of PGA Professionals, ...

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 am
  • Location: Evie's Family Golf Center: 4735 Bee Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: eviesgolf.com
  • Category: Classes

Mommy and Me Dance Class at Soul Studios

Join us for a Mommy & Me Dance class for ages 2-3 every Saturday!

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Soul Studios | 3303 Bahia Vista St, Sarasota, FL 34239
  • Cost: $15/class
  • Website: soulstudiosdance.com
  • Category: Classes

Ellenton Ice and Sports Complex Free Try It Class

Join us at Ellenton Ice Skating rink for a free Try-It class every Saturday! The class will be on a first ...

Deck The Halls! at Florida Studio Theatre

A brand new rendition of everything that makes the holidays in Sarasota special. With all new songs and sketches, audiences ...

Miracle on Palm Ave

We cordially invite you, your friends, and family to Miracle on Palm Ave at Louies Modern on Christmas Eve, December ...

Live Nativity at the Big Cat Habitat

Join us for a Live Nativity at the Big Cat Habitat!

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary, 7101 Palmer Blvd, Sarasota, Florida 34240
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Deck The Halls! at Florida Studio Theatre

A brand new rendition of everything that makes the holidays in Sarasota special. With all new songs and sketches, audiences ...

Siesta Key Beach Community Drum Circle

The community drum circle at Siesta Key Beach plays every Sunday in Sarasota, about 1 hour before sunset, just south ...

Sarasota Children's Garden "Art Rocks"

Bring your little "Monet" or "Picasso" to our Painted Bird Art Gallery for a cool art project to take home. ...

Chick-fil-a Family Night

We offer Family Nights to bring families together through food and fun. We want to help parents take the “mystery” ...

Lights in Bloom at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens lights up the holiday season with Lights In Bloom. Over one million lights will illuminate the ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Marie Selby Botanical Gardens | 900 S. Palm Avenue • Sarasota, FL 34236
  • Cost: $25 Guests • $20 Members • $7.50 Children 4-16 • Children under 4 FREE
  • Website: selby.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Sarasota Children's Garden "Teaching Garden"

We welcome you and your children to visit our "Teaching Garden" Wednesday mornings from 10am to noon. This little garden ...

Daytime Open Gym at Lakewood Ranch Gymnastics

This is a time where kids (ages 18 months to 18 years) can enjoy non-structured free time in the gym. ...

Sailor Circus presents High Flying Holidays

Experience the wonder of the Holidays! Come celebrate with the whole family at this annual production featuring students ages 8-18. ...

Nokomis Beach Drum Circle

The Drum Circle is one of Casey Key's most unique and celebrated events. On any given Saturday and Wednesday evening ...

Lights in Bloom at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens lights up the holiday season with Lights In Bloom. Over one million lights will illuminate the ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Marie Selby Botanical Gardens | 900 S. Palm Avenue • Sarasota, FL 34236
  • Cost: $25 Guests • $20 Members • $7.50 Children 4-16 • Children under 4 FREE
  • Website: selby.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Gulf Coast Music Therapy Music Class at Swim Gym

Drop-ins welcome! Classes are at 11am every Thursday. Come join our hosts Gulf Coast Music Therapy for a 30 minute ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: 5002 Lena Road, Suite 102 Bradenton Bradenton, FL 34211
  • Cost: $12 a class or get a punch card for $40 for 4 classes.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Sailor Circus presents High Flying Holidays

Experience the wonder of the Holidays! Come celebrate with the whole family at this annual production featuring students ages 8-18. ...

Lights in Bloom at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens lights up the holiday season with Lights In Bloom. Over one million lights will illuminate the ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Marie Selby Botanical Gardens | 900 S. Palm Avenue • Sarasota, FL 34236
  • Cost: $25 Guests • $20 Members • $7.50 Children 4-16 • Children under 4 FREE
  • Website: selby.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Sailor Circus presents High Flying Holidays

Experience the wonder of the Holidays! Come celebrate with the whole family at this annual production featuring students ages 8-18. ...

Cheer Clinic at South Florida Gymnastics

SFG is getting prepared for cheer try-outs! This clinic is for middle school aged and above. The clinic takes place ...

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: South Florida Gymnastics: 3241 59th Drive East, Bradenton, FL
  • Cost: $15 per class
  • Website: www.sfgymcheer.com
  • Category: Classes

Sailor Circus presents High Flying Holidays

Experience the wonder of the Holidays! Come celebrate with the whole family at this annual production featuring students ages 8-18. ...

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker at Van Wezel

The biggest Christmas experience of the year! The original, direct from Russia, Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker! “Knock Out!” Raves ...

Open Gym and Clinics at South Florida Gymnastics

South Florida Gymnastics offers 3 fun options every Friday for ages 5 and up! Handstand/ Cartwheel Clinic from 4:00-5:00pm1st and 3rd ...

Gymnastics Open Gym at North Port Gymnastics

North Port Gymnastics offers 2 Friday Open Gym sessions divided by age group! Tiny Tumblers 18 mos to 5 years: Come on ...

Holly Days and Mangrove Lights at Historic Spanish Point

Experience the beauty of our historic museum and grounds decorated for the holiday season. Miniature white lights on our trees ...

Sarabay Kids Zone at Bradenton Farmers Market

Join our Community Partners for family and health-oriented activities every week. Every Week – Sarabay Kids Zone is a free-to-the-community ...

Free Junior Golf Clinic

Evie’s Golf Center has proudly provided free junior clinics for over 10 years! Taught by our staff of PGA Professionals, ...

  • 9:00 am - 9:45 am
  • Location: Evie's Family Golf Center: 4735 Bee Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: eviesgolf.com
  • Category: Classes

Mommy and Me Dance Class at Soul Studios

Join us for a Mommy & Me Dance class for ages 2-3 every Saturday!

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Soul Studios | 3303 Bahia Vista St, Sarasota, FL 34239
  • Cost: $15/class
  • Website: soulstudiosdance.com
  • Category: Classes

Ellenton Ice and Sports Complex Free Try It Class

Join us at Ellenton Ice Skating rink for a free Try-It class every Saturday! The class will be on a first ...

Kids and Clay Class at Carla's Clay

Hand building: Saturday 11AM - Noon is the drop-in Kids and Clay class for children ages 6 and up. Kids ...

New Years Eve Pineapple Drop

Bring in the New Year at the Sarasota's Pineapple Drop Celebration! This FREE annual downtown Sarasota event attracts between 20,000 ...

Starlight and Fire Family Party at Historic Spanish Point

Enjoy bonfires, marshmallow roasting, crafts, popcorn, hot cider, and more! The weather forecast also shows a 100% chance of SNOW ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 337 N. Tamiami Trail Osprey, Sarasota, FL 34229
  • Cost: $10 per adult/teen or $5 per child (ages 5-12). Member Admission: $8 per adult or $4 per child (ages 5-12).
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Siesta Key Beach Community Drum Circle

The community drum circle at Siesta Key Beach plays every Sunday in Sarasota, about 1 hour before sunset, just south ...

Main Street Live NYE Street Party

This is downtown Bradenton's most popular street party!! Old Main Street (12th Street West) between Manatee and 3rd avenues is closed ...

New Year's Eve Skate at Astro Skate Family Fun Center

Family Friendly New Year's Eve Skate! Parents skate free!

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