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Saturday, March 10, 2018


53rd Charity Antiques Sale & Vintage Market

10:00 AM $50 in advance/$60 at the door on Friday. Sat-Sun: tickets are $7 Bradenton Area Convention Center

All proceeds benefit Manatee County nonprofit organizations that support the well-being of local children.


38th Annual Sarasota Jazz Festival: "A World of Jazz"

Editor’s Pick 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM Riverview Performing Arts Center

Jazz clarinetist Ken Peplowski is music director for this nationally acclaimed four-day jazz party.

Key Chorale Chamber Singers Present “French Impressions”

4:00 PM $25 Holley Hall

French Impressions

Sarasota Orchestra Presents the Best of Broadway

2:30 PM and 8:00 PM Sarasota Orchestra

Part of Sarasota Orchestra's Pop series.


Palmetto Heritage Festival

10:00 AM Free Admission Palmetto Historial Park & Manatee County Agricultural Museum

Palmetto Heritage Festival


Sarasota Opera Presents Tiefland

7:30 PM Sarasota Opera House

This opera by Eugen d'Albert is one of only two productions performed in the U.S. in a century.

Special Events

2017-2018 Historic Downtown Trolley Tours

10:00 AM $30 Crocker Memorial Church

Trolley Tours around downtown Sarasota by the Historical Society of Sarasota County.

Jane Seymour Exhibition

1:00 PM Chasen Galleries

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet Jane Seymour and experience her extraordinary art.


"Bullets Over Broadway"

Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM Players Centre for Performing Arts

Woody Allen's adaptation concludes March 11.

"Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill"

Editor’s Pick 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM Westcoast Black Theatre

Melba Moore stars as Billie Holiday in this Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe production

"Northside Hollow"

Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM General Admission: $18; Students: $5 with a valid I.D. Urbanite Theatre

Presented by the Urbanite Theatre.

"The Rehearsal"

8:00 PM FSU Center for the Performing Arts

An FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training production of the Jean JAnouilh play.

Asolo Rep presents "Shakespeare in Love"

Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM Asolo Rep Theatre

Tom Stoppard and Marc Norman’s brilliant seven-time Academy Award-winning film, including Best Picture, bursts to life on the Asolo Rep stage.

FST presents "Native Gardens"

3:00 PM Florida Studio Theatre

Florida Studio Theatre presents this comedy about good fences and not-so-good neighbors.

Visual Art

5th Annual Sarasota Spring Fine Art Festival

10:00 AM Free Admission Downtown Sarasota

A "boutique" fine art festival of approximately 130 of Florida's and America's fine artisans in downtown Sarasota.

Alfred Eisenstaedt: Defining Moments

10:00 AM Ringling Museum

The Ringling Museum presents an exhibit of works by the great American photojournalist Alfred Eisenstaedt.

John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Upcoming Exhibitions

10:00 AM Adult $25, Child 6-17 $5 John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

Featuring the exhibition Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads

Ordinary and Extraordinary – An Architecture of Heightened Awareness Exhibit

10:00 AM Free. Center for Architecture

Get an unprecedented look at the design process and the power of innovative ideas, especially those that have changed the conversation and execution of design