- Friday January 18, 2013
- 6:30pm - 10:30pm
- Circus Sarasota Big Top, 1500 Stringfield Ave., Sarasota
- Group Hosting:
- Circus Sarasota
- Group Benefiting:
- Circus Sarasota, Sailor Circus, Laughter Unlimited, Big Top Education
- Jennifer Gemmek
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- Contact Email:
- Ticket Price:
- General $195; Patron $275
The Circus Sarasota Gala Under the Big Top takes place at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, at 1500 Stringfield Ave. in Sarasota. The event will celebrate Nik Wallenda’s historic walk over Niagara Falls with never-before-seen footage and a special appearance from the hometown hero. The Big Top will transform to a magical, festive celebration featuring circus performances, cuisine by Michael’s On East, silent and live auctions, live music, dancing and more.
PHOTO GALLERY: Ringling Circus Celebrity Night Awards
The John and Mable Ringing Museum of Art honored esteemed circus artists Victoria Unus, Galla Shawn and Franz "The Great Unus" Furtner.
PHOTO GALLERY: Temple Beth Sholom Welcomes Rabbi
The congregation of Temple Beth Sholom welcomed Rabbi Michael Werbow as the newly installed rabbi with a special service and dinner gala on Jan. 24.
PHOTO GALLERY: Longboat Harbour Change of Watch
Longboat Harbour held its annual Change of Watch event on Jan. 24 at Bird Key Yacht Club.
PHOTO GALLERY: Centre Shops Festival and Lifestyle Expo
Longboat Key residents and visitors attended the Centre Shops Festival and Lifestyle Expo on Jan. 24. Several artists and dealers featured and sold their products, and Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce Members ran tables to promote their businesses.