- Friday February 15, 2013 - Saturday February 16, 2013
- 10:00am - 4:00pm
- Homes in the Sarasota area
- Caroline Ryan
- Group Hosting:
- Sarasota Orchestra Association
- Group Benefiting:
- Sarasota Orchestra and its Youth Orchestra Program
- Sarasota Orchestra
- Contact Phone:
- Ticket Price:
- Pre-sale tickets $25; day of event tickets $30 at the homes
The Sarasota Orchestra Association will present it first Symphony of Kitchens, a two-day tour of eight beautiful kitchens in the Sarasota area, Feb. 15 to 16. The diverse array of kitchens will be open for visitors each day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with celebrity chefs appearing daily in selected kitchens. The tour includes the Lido Key kitchen of Carolyn Michel and Howard Millman and the new outdoor kitchen of Terri Vitale in Lakewood Ranch. Tommy Klauber, owner of the Polo Grill and Bar, Pattigeorge’s and Fete Catering, will demonstrate one of his favorite dishes in the gourmet kitchen of a University Park home. Ted Ryan, from the Coca Cola Archives in Atlanta, will share some fun recipes using Coke in another Lakewood Ranch home. Tickets for groups of 20 or more are available for $20 each and can be reserved by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or 941-330-6429. Group members do not have to visit at the same time. Individual tickets can be purchased online at www.sarasotaorchestra.org, by phone at 941-953-3434 or at the Sarasota Orchestra Box Office located at 709 N. Tamiami Trail in Sarasota.
PHOTO GALLERY: Community Open House
On March 8, the community of Longboat Key was invited to attend an Open House showcasing all town departments and the services they provide. The morning included demonstrations, tours and opportunities to learn more about issues that affect the Key.
PHOTO GALLERY: Polo Under the Palms
With sunglasses and drinks in hand, attendees of the fourth Polo Under the Palms event March 8 at the Sarasota Polo Club grounds, enjoyed the sunshine and a polo match. Proceeds from food and drink sales benefited research, education and patient care programs at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and the Center for Building Hope.
PHOTO GALLERY: Just Play Sports Fest
Attendees of the Just Play Sports Fest March 8, munched on snow cones, enjoyed a backyard tailgate party with live music from Gamble Creek, and spent the afternoon at Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch playing cornhole, and other games. The day began with a 5K run in the morning, and continued with a lacrosse tournament, which lasted throughout the day, in addition to the outdoor festival. Event coordinator Todd Herrick planned to charge event participates $10 for adults and $5 for children, but decided to waive the fees and promote the sale of raffle tickets for prizes. Proceeds from the sports-centered event benefited The V Foundation for Cancer Research.
PHOTO GALLERY: International Women's Day
Ladies in Sarasota and Manatee counties celebrated International Women's Day March 8, during a special luncheon at the Polo Grill and Bar in Lakewood Ranch.