- Thursday July 4, 2013
- 5:30pm - 8:00pm
- Siesta Key Public Beach
- Group Hosting:
- Siesta Key Chamber
- Group Benefiting:
- The Community
- Chastanna Niemann
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- Contact Email:
- Ticket Price:
The Siesta Key Chamber has been organizing the community fireworks display on Siesta Key for the past 22 years and, through VIP ticket sales and other fundraising events, the community has provided every dollar to fund it. For just a $150 donation, each VIP package includes: · Convenient reserved on-site parking at Siesta Beach · On-site catered picnic dinner for two · Beer, wine and soft drinks · Live musical entertainment · Preferred viewing area for the spectacular 25-minute firework display ·
PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota Yacht Club Summer Camp
Children of the Sarasota Yacht Club learned to sail during a morning summer camp session July 11. The two-week sessions also include activities like trips to the beach, swimming, kayaking and paddle boarding.
PHOTO GALLERY: Face Autism Skate Party
Face Autism Inc. held a skate party for families Saturday, July 11, at Stardust Skate Center. Families were able to rent skates and skate for two hours for free thanks to the Sarasota-based nonprofit founded by Colleen Buccieri. The Manasota roller-derby team, the Rolling Renegades, helped children skate. The team has skated with Face Autism families for more than a year. "They're great kids," says teammate Shylynn "Tess Tickles" Gamble.
PHOTO GALLERY: Sun 'n Sea Cottages Cornhole Tournament
The Romanach and Casella families compete in a cornhole tournament July 12, at Sun ‘n Sea Cottages. The families have been vacationing on Longboat Key for over 14 years and six years ago, decided to organize and play in a cornhole tournament during their stay.
PHOTO GALLERY: Dig the Beach
Siesta Key Beach transformed into a volleyball haven for the 2014 Dig the Beach Volleyball Series Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13. Professional and amateur volleyball players ages 10 years and up will compete in the day two-day tournament.