July 4, 2010
Music by Yesterdayz, children's games and the bayfront fireworks highlighted Marie Selby Botanical Gardens' Tropical 4th of July Celebration on Sunday, July 4.
July 3, 2010
Sarasota Yacht Club spent the weekend celebrating America's independence with a lavish feast, musical entertainment by DJ Robert of Available Sound and fireworks.
July 2, 2010
Mar Vista kicked off this Fourth of July weekend with its second annual "Boom-Boom on the Bay." The BeachHouse will hold its fireworks extravaganza July 3, followed by The Sandbar Restaurant July 4.
July 2, 2010
The Downtown Sarasota Alliance and Spotlight Events Entertainment will host Flag Fest Sarasota in celebration of the Fourth of July holiday.
July 1, 2010
Workers arrived today at State Street and Lemon Avenue to start setting up carnival rides for Fourth of July weekend festivities, which include the Suncoast Super Boat Grand Prix Festival and Flag Fest Sarasota.
June 30, 2010
Mote Marine Sea Turtle Patrol spotted hatchlings making their way to sea June 24.
June 30, 2010
RHA Boutique carries designer women's fashions, handbags, jewelry, clothing and baby items.
June 29, 2010
The kids’ art camps at the Art & Photography School of Colleen Cassidy are popular and give children ages 7 to 12 a chance to explore their artistic talents during watercolor, mosaics, acrylics and jewelry-making classes, to name a few. The Sarasota Observer dropped in on the “Emphasis on Animals” class June 29, during which kids were focused on animals in art and used a variety of mediums including pencil, pen, paint and non-firing clay.
June 28, 2010
From snorkeling and fishing to cooking and sailing, Sarasota Yacht Club’s youngest members have got plenty to look forward to this summer in sailing camp.
June 27, 2010
The Save Our Seabirds fundraiser held Sunday, June 27, at T'Katz Pub, in Sarasota, featured live music, barbecue and children's games, such as a dunk tank and bounce house.
24 What are you doing on Christmas Eve?
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
26 Lights In Bloom
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3 FREE 5K Fun Run
7:00 am - 8:00 am
3 Historical Trolley Tour
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sound of hope
The holiday season hasn’t officially started until our favorite bell ringers return to their posts.
Shoppers and residents were treated to some holiday harmonies by the Senior Friendship Centers’ group, the Second Wind Harmonica Players, in Downtown Sarasota.
Stepping up to the plate
The Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Sarasota County teamed up to bring the anti-bullying event Rachel’s Challenge to Sarasota Dec. 3.