From the Editor

A Gator Tale

In Florida, gators can be the biggest of all pests

05/26/2017 By Pam Daniel

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YMCA Golden Hearts Gala

The celebration of philanthropy took place at Michael's On East.

05/15/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Dick Vitale Gala

The annual gala at the Ritz honored several sports figures and raised money for pediatric cancer research.

05/15/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Designing Daughters Gala

The seventh annual gala featured a "Shipwrecked" theme at Mote Aquarium.

05/08/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Loveland Village Gala

"Emerald Nights" was the theme for the gala, which celebrated Loveland Village's 55th anniversary.

05/01/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Goodwill Manasota Ambassador Recognition Luncheon

The fifth annual luncheon took place at Michael's On East.

05/01/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Community Video Archives Luncheon

Four new members were inducted into the archives at the luncheon at Michael's On East.

04/26/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

From the Editor

From the Editor: Celebrating Sarasota

As we roll out our Best of Sarasota Issue, we win some awards of our own.

04/26/2017 By Pam Daniel

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Best of Sarasota 2017: A Warhol Happening Pop Society Soiree

Sarasota Magazine's annual Best of party took place at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens and welcomed hundreds of guests to mingle and sample area vendors' wares.

04/25/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Greenfield Prize Dinner

Photojournalist David Burnett was awarded the 2017 prize at a dinner at Michael's On East.

04/24/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Suncoast Boat Show Yacht Hop

The 35th annual boat show hosted nearly 200 exhibitors.

04/24/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Blossoms & Brunch

The event in Mable Ringling's Rose Garden at the Ringling helps to support the gardens and grounds.

04/24/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Paws on the Catwalk

The 11th annual luncheon benefits the lifesaving mission of the Humane Society of Sarasota County.

04/21/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Blue Ties and Butterflies

The fifth annual gala for the Child Protection Center took place at Michael's On East.

04/20/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Best of Sarasota VIP Party

Sarasota Magazine VIP ticketholders mingled at the Sarasota Studio, Dimmitt Automotive Group, in anticipation of the Best of Sarasota party.

04/13/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

Recap

Sarasota Film Festival Wraps Up

The closing night included awards for filmmakers and actress Diane Lane, and a screening of Paris Can Wait.

04/10/2017 By Kay Kipling

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SPARCC-le by the Bay

The fund-raiser for Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center took place at the Bird Key Yacht Club.

04/10/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Sarasota Film Festival Closing Night

Festival honorees and fans attended the closing night awards ceremony at the Sarasota Opera House.

04/10/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Florida Winefest Grand Tasting/Auction

The brunch took place under tent on the Van Wezel grounds.

04/10/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter

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Sarasota Film Festival Sea and Be Scene

The festival's big block party at J.D. Hamel Park delivered food, drinks, music and VIPs.

04/10/2017 Photography by Rebecca Baxter