Instead of having a normal dinner, attend the Detective Dinner Theater to have plenty of entertainment as you enjoy your meal. The dinner theater features the Clearwater Players and is an interactive murder mystery with a hint of comedy.
When to Go
The Detective Dinner Theater takes place every single Saturday night,... [read more]
If you or someone you know loves to run or jog, then be sure to check out the ALSO Youth 8th Annual Turkey Trot 5K. This annual event takes place on the morning of Thanksgiving, and participants are welcome to walk or run.
Where and When
The race begins at 7:30 a.m.... [read more]
This November, you can celebrate 10 years of chalk at the Chalk Festival, right here in Venice, Florida. As always, this festival is the chance for artists to show off their amazing skills with chalk to create fine art and 3-D illusions that will wow you.
Where and When
This year’s Chalk... [read more]
If you love art, be sure to mark the upcoming 30th Annual Downtown Venice Art Festival on your calendar. As the name implies, this marks the 30th year that residents of Venice and the surrounding areas of Florida get to admire pieces from local, regional, and national artists.
This year’s... [read more]
If your kids love Halloween, but it kind of stresses you out, then you're not alone. Everyone wants the kids to have fun, but it's also important to keep them stay safe. You can have a stress-free Halloween by following some safety tips. These Halloween safety tips will help everything... [read more]
It’s almost time for the Annual Pumpkin Festival at Fruitville Grove. This is the festival’s 29th year, and it will take place every weekend in October. The festival has pumpkins galore, along with pony rides, pumpkin painting, a petting zoo, live music, and so much more. Stop by and pick... [read more]
Sun Fiesta is easily the biggest festival in Venice, so you don’t want to miss out on the fun. Sun Fiesta 2017 will take place on Oct. 20–22, and it’s your last chance to get out and enjoy the Florida sunshine before it starts to get cooler. Gather with your... [read more]
Halloween is about more than tricks and treats. For people living in the Sarasota area, it’s also about pumpkin festivals, scary movies, races, and more. Get the scoop on some of the best Halloween events taking place in the area. Then, make your plans to go out and have a... [read more]
Don’t let a tight budget stop you from having a great time in Venice or the rest of Sarasota County. Take the short drive over to Sarasota to find plenty of affordable things to do. You can have fun without breaking the bank!
Visit the Beach
It should go without saying that... [read more]
In Venice and the rest of Sarasota County, it is Shoptember. Throughout the month, you will find amazing deals that will help you get ready to go back to school or start planning the perfect holiday gift. No matter what you are looking for, retailers in Sarasota County participating in... [read more]