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What’s Happening in Sarasota, the Beaches and Beyond - July 12-14

Monique Sluymers

I bring over 25 years of experience in and around the world of real estate, getting my start at 19 as the personal assistant to the top Realtor in my ...

I bring over 25 years of experience in and around the world of real estate, getting my start at 19 as the personal assistant to the top Realtor in my ...

Jul 10 6 minutes read


It is our pleasure to bring you just a "slice" of what's available to do this coming weekend in the Sarasota, Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch and Venice area of Florida.  

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Selby Gardens’ Splashin’ Saturdays

Saturday | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Join us at Selby Gardens’ Splashin’ Saturdays for fun water-themed activities, including water slides and games specifically geared for toddlers on up to children 10 years old! Enjoy the cool shade and Bay breezes under the banyans and around the lagoon and waterfall of the Ann Goldstein Children’s Rainforest Garden from 10 am to 12 pm.

Dig the Beach Volleyball

Saturday

All open divisions will be playing for AVP NEXT points, and Juniors will be competing for AVP FIRST points. Dig The Beach will also be offering Rox Volleyball and AAU bids at some events.

Sophisticated Lady: Natalie Cole at the Manatee Performing Arts Center

Saturday | 8:00 p.m.

Cole’s career spanned decades and genres, from R&B to pop. Her greatest success was “Unforgettable… with Love,” made popular by her father, which sold over seven million copies. In this concert, Katt Hefner pays musical homage to Cole and her music. Hefner’s extensive credits include off-Broadway musicals, television, movies, jazz festivals and much more.

Sarasota Lionfish Derby

Friday, Saturday & Sunday

You’re invited to partner in the sixth annual Sarasota Lionfish Derby! This exciting and environmentally beneficial event will be hosted by Mote Marine Laboratory, a world-class marine science institution, in cooperation with Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF), which helps study and address the lionfish invasion and sanctions official Lionfish Derbies. This year’s event will be based at Mote, with a captain's meeting on July 12, lionfish hunting July 13 in the beautiful Gulf of Mexico — tournament boundaries are defined as Collier County to Escambia County — and the lionfish weigh-in July 14 at Mote Marine Laboratory. Cost to participate in the Derby is $120.00 per team (minimum 2 people per team, maximum 4 people). The public is invited to join Mote scientists and derby participants at the weigh-in for educational dissections and lionfish tastings on Sunday.

Summer Circus Spectacular

Friday & Saturday

The Circus Arts Conservatory and The Ringling are happy to partner once again to present the Summer Circus Spectacular at the Historic Asolo Theater. Don’t miss this family-friendly show that runs Tuesday, June 11 through Saturday, August 3! The Summer Circus Spectacular showcases some of the finest circus artists from around the world, performing acts to thrill audiences of all ages.

Come Together:  When the 60s Met the 70s

Friday, Saturday & Sunday

With music made famous by Tina Turner, The Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel, and more, this rockin’ revue explores the changing musical landscape from 1965-1975. Come Together explores the musical soundtrack of one of the most exciting, controversial, and impactful decades our country has ever seen. Featuring hits like “Dream a Little Dream of Me,” “Come Together,” and “Killing Me Softly.”

Shout!  The MOD Musical

Friday, Saturday & Sunday

With its irresistible blend of hip-swiveling hits, eye-popping fashions and outrageous dance moves, SHOUT! The MOD Musical takes audiences back to the music, style and freedom of the 1960s. With classic tunes such as “To Sir with Love,” “Downtown,” “Son of a Preacher Man” and “Goldfinger.”

Ethel Waters:  His Eye is on the Sparrow

Sunday

This powerful musical biography celebrates the life of actress and singer Ethel Waters. From abject poverty to Broadway and Hollywood stardom, Ethel Waters crossed racial barriers to become a legend. No matter what challenges she faced, music gave Waters strength, solace, and success. This is her remarkable story, filled with the greatest hits of a lifetime, including “Stormy Weather,” “Sweet Georgia Brown,” "This Joint is Jumpin,'" and “Am I Blue?”

Dog Days Theatre Presents Theophilus North

Friday, Saturday & Sunday

A captivating, witty, big-hearted gem of a play. In the summer of 1926, Theophilus North walks away from his job and life in New Jersey to set out and discover the world. But when his plans leave him stranded in Newport, Rhode Island among the wealthy and not-so-wealthy, he discovers more about life, love and himself than he ever imagined. From the mind of the man who gave us Our Town.

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