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Top 5 Things To Do Today 7/31

Bad A** Beer Fest, Bobby Slayton and more to start your weekend right. … Read more »

Arts | Featured | Friday 

Bursting the 'bubble'

“Bubble Dance,” a duet performed in a racquetball court, blurs the line between performer and audience member…… Read more »

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Giving Hunger the Blues is back

After hiatus, popular fundraising concert event has relaunch date. … Read more »

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Weird Florida? Try Koreshan Site and celibate cult of 'cellular cosmogony'

If you’re looking for a day trip, or an excuse to travel south along the Gulf Coast, try the Koreshan State Historic Site near Fort… Read more »

Eat Near 

Fifth Eat Local Week coming Oct. 24-30

Ready to celebrate local food once again? The fifth edition of Transition Sarasota’s Eat Local Week has been scheduled for Oct. 24-30. This year’s program,… Read more »


Drago's settles into former Bradentown Scoop location

Drago’s has been open for two and a half months. It remains a work in progress. “Mira,” owner Fernando Drago says to a young woman… Read more »


Now Playing July 29-Aug. 6: Theaters

PROFESSIONAL THEATER SARASOTA “THE AMISH PROJECT”: Katherine Michelle Tanner delivers a compelling and inspiring performance in this moving one-woman show, playing all the roles in… Read more »

Featured | Section | Top 5 Today 

Top 5 Things To Do Today 7/30

Super singer, beer battle and more awaits. … Read more »

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FST extends two plays

“Hound of the Baskervilles” and “Over the River…” get an extra week… Read more »

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Top Sushi opens on Main Street in old Famous Tavern spot

Top Sushi, a new “Japanese fusion” restaurant, opened for business yesterday in the former home of Famous Tavern… Read more »

Friday | Section | Soundboard | This Weekend 

Counting Crows

Remember singing “Mr. Jones” along with Adam Duritz? We do. … Read more »

Saturday | Soundboard | This Weekend 

Toby Keith

Country king of drinking songs returns to Tampa. … Read more »

Music | Section | Soundboard 

Benefit announced for Mike Kach of Dickey Betts & Great Southern

Benefit show announced for beloved keyboardist and lead vocalist of Dickey Betts & Great Southern…. Read more »

Featured | This Weekend 

Video: Ticket TV

Brian Ries and Wade Tatangelo have the details on everything that’s going on this weekend…. Read more »

Drinks | Featured | Friday | Saturday | Section | This Weekend 

Upcoming local beer fests totally worth the hangover

6 upcoming local beer fests totally worth the hangover… Read more »

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Live Music, July 30-August 5

And don’t forget to check out our featured shows in Soundboard. PLAYING THIS WEEK THURSDAY 7.30 John Russo the Singing Bartender: 4 p.m. (Il Panificio… Read more »

Family-Friendly | Featured 

Family Fun: Kids ride free at Florida Railroad Museum

Are there kids who don’t love trains?… Read more »

Comedy | Friday | Saturday | This Weekend 

Josh Blue

From Comedy Central’s “Mind of Mencia” to NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” Josh Blue has won over fans across the world thanks to his ability to… Read more »

Comedy | Friday | Saturday | Sunday | This Weekend 

Bobby Slayton

  You may recognize comedian Bobby Slayton from his roles in “Get Shorty”, “Ed Wood”, “Bandits” and, most recently, “Dreamgirls”. He’s been seen on dozens… Read more »

Music | Saturday | This Weekend 

Erica Reynolds

After a successful night last weekend, Sarasota native Erica Reynolds is returning to The Starlite Room this Friday night for another opera-filled evening. She will… Read more »

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