Labor Day Sarasota & Bradenton Events-2018

Labor day events in Sarasota

Did you know that Labor Day became a national holiday in 1894?  The first organized parade dates back a little earlier to New York City in 1882. The parade had such a following that the practice of celebrating workers spread all across the country and that is how it became a federal holiday.  Today, we … Continued

Sarasota Fireworks and July 4th events-Updated 2018

Sarasota Fireworks

July 4th Weekend Events in Sarasota and Bradenton  The month of July heats up here in the Sarasota/Bradenton area with plenty to do.  And the 4th of July weekend in Sarasota and Bradenton is HOT!  You won’t run out of things to do, the problem will be deciding which event to go to.  Click Here … Continued

Mother’s Day Brunch in Sarasota & Bradenton

Mother's Day Brunch in Sarasota

Did you know that 8 out of 10 Americans will celebrate Mother’s Day this year?  If you are celebrating Mother’s Day and part of your plans includes brunch or dinner in the Sarasota or Bradenton area, then take a look below. Updated for 2019, you will find Mother’s Day Brunch in Sarasota & Bradenton with … Continued

14 Fun Things to Do for Easter in Sarasota & Bradenton

Things to do for Easter in Sarasota and Bradenton

Updated for 2018 Things to do for Easter in Sarasota and Bradenton Area With the 2018 Easter weekend just around the corner on April 1st, it’s time for us all to figure out what exactly we’re going to spend the day doing.  We’ve put together a list of things to do for Easter in Sarasota, … Continued

Best Breakfasts in Sarasota and Bradenton

best breakfasts in sarasota

Are you looking for the best breakfast places in the Sarasota area?  Maybe a place by the water to enjoy the morning sun as it hits the ocean or a shaded outdoor patio with a city vibe. The selections below are meant to be something different. Yes, there are plenty more places for breakfast in … Continued

Memorial Day Events in the Sarasota Area

memorial day weekend in sarasota

Updated for 2017-Memorial Day events in Sarasota & Bradenton Area   May is the month that we remember the fallen heroes and our members of the armed forces who have so bravely fought for our freedom that we all enjoy today. This year marks the 50th anniversary of Federal law declaring this day “Memorial Day” … Continued

Top 18 Things to Do in Sarasota for Christmas 2016

Things to do for Christmas in Sarasota

See Updated Article for 2017 Christmas in Sarasota See:  Top 26 Things to Do in Sarasota Are you looking for things to do this holiday season in the Sarasota and Bradenton area? I hear many people say it just doesn’t feel like Christmas among the palm trees. True, it is a little warmer on Anna Maria … Continued

Sarasota Theatres: Movies in Sarasota

Dinner and a Movie now in Sarasota Sarasota Theatres Sarasota theatre options have just increased in our area. Starting mid February, you can now enjoy dinner and a move in the Bradenton-Sarasota area.  CinĂ©Bistro at Westfield Southgate has just opened at 3501 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. This movie theatre, located in Sarasota, will feature first … Continued

26 Things to do in Sarasota

Sarasota can appear to be a quiet town, where locals, as well as visitors alike, take time to watch the sunset. When I first started vacationing here years before I became a resident, I was surprised to see what an event the sunset was!  Well, at first that didn’t set a precedent for Sarasota to … Continued