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Family-Friendly | Saturday | Sunday 

It’s that time of year again, when local streets are filled with pavillions loaded with homemade crafts, beautiful art on other decorative products at seemingly weekly arts and crafts festivals. ... Read more »

Family-Friendly | Saturday | Sunday 

Just in time for the cool weather comes Mixon Fruit Farms’ Harvest Festival. The huge festival includes a tiger and elephant show from Loomis Brothers Circus, as well as elephant ... Read more »

Featured | Friday | Section 

Winner Ricky Ubeda, from Miami, and rest of finalists on hit Fox show to dance in Sarasota Read more »

Comedy | Featured | Friday 

"Saturday Night Live" star brings his stand-up act to Sarasota. Read more »

Featured | Music | Saturday 

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer brings his "traffic jam" to South County. Read more »


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Professional sand sculptors took over Siesta Beach. Read more »


See the amazing pavement art at this massive annual fest. Read more »

Cheap Thrills 

"Blues Bar Buzz" ... Anna Maria Island Art & Craft Festival ... Wordier Than Thou Open Mic ... and more. Read more »

Family-Friendly | Featured | Saturday 

Reviewing the highs and lows that make this annual celebration unique. Read more »

24 master sculptors take to the sands of Siesta. Read more »


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The fest moves from Burns Court to Venice this year. Read more »

Featured | Music | Soundboard 

Who's playing where and when this weekend and beyond ... including Albert Castiglia and Myakka Band Read more »

Music | Section 

Here's a guide to all the great music Read more »

Cheap Thrills 

Dwight Slade ... Tampa Bay International Auto Show ... "Jazz At Two" ... and more Read more »

Comedy | Section 

Famed comedian, writer and TV star ready to talk marriage and parenting at the age of 50. Read more »
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