February is coming to a close, but there are still some great upcoming events in Sarasota to enjoy during this last weekend of the month. Check out this quick list of things to do this weekend in Sarasota and, as always, bring masks for indoor events and practice safe social distancing, so nothing interferes with your enjoyment of the city and all it has to offer!
Feb. 25th-28th: Broadway on the Bay
Held at the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens and starting at 5:30 p.m. each evening, you can relax by the bay while enjoying a full show of Broadway tunes from many of your favorite shows. If you’re looking for musical weekend events for 2021, this is one show you can’t miss! To find out more including ticket prices and availability, visit their website at https://www.theplayers.org/show/broadway-on-the-bay/.
Feb. 27th: SML Food Truck, Brews, and Tunes Festival at Fruitville Grove
There are always lots of food-related things to do in Sarasota, and this weekend is no exception! The Food Truck, Brews, and Tunes Festival is a great option for the entire family, showing off some of the best food trucks in the area as well as live music and a DJ booth. Not to mention, the owner said they will be offering a peek inside the butterfly house on the farm where you can watch butterflies hatch and take their first flight.
The festival kicks off at noon and runs until 7:30 p.m. and will be located at Fruitville Grove. Address: 7410 Fruitville Road. To find out more, visit their Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/403677320846578/.
Feb. 27th: Bradenton Farmers Market
The Bradenton Farmers Market is an excellent choice for healthy Sarasota events in 2021, as you can always find the freshest produce at the market as well as homemade oils, dressings, jams, baked goods, and much more. There are also cooking demonstrations to enjoy as well as local art and live music!
Whether your goal is to eat fresh this year or you simply want to get to know your local farmers and artisans, the Bradenton Farmers Market is the place to be! For directions and other vital info, visit their website at https://www.realizebradenton.com/farmers-market/.
Feb. 26th-27th: Honeybell U-Pick & Grove Tour
Are you looking for things to do in Sarasota with the kids? Hosted by Brown’s Grove Citrus & Produce, the Honeybell U-Pick and Grove Tour is an excellent chance to get outdoors and enjoy some fresh air while also picking your own honeybell oranges and other fruits.
The Grove Tour is also a great way to learn about managing a family farm today, including a tractor-drawn wagon ride through the farm. To find out more, visit their Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/499867428074529/.
Feb. 27th: Zumba at the Park
Are you looking for active things to do this weekend in Sarasota? Zumba is an excellent way to get fit and burn off some calories, and enjoying Zumba in the Park makes it even more enjoyable than trying it indoors!
Held at Benderson Park from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., this event is a great way to get fit and make new friends. You’ll enjoy a stunning view of the water while following along to your high-energy instructors who will lead you through this challenging routine. For direction and admission price, visit their Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/4988389514569446/.
Feb. 27th: 90s Yoga Party
Held outdoors at the Pineapple Yoga and Cycling Studio, this 90s yoga party is a great choice for anyone! Offering a relaxing routine everyone can follow, you’ll enjoy 90s hits while learning to stretch and get yourself into some challenging yoga poses.
Students are encouraged to wear comfortable 90s gear to get in the mood and ensure everyone has fun! For directions and admission prices, visit the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/412113489852770/.
Feb. 28th: Vegas Impersonator Show
If you’re nostalgic for classic TV variety shows and Las Vegas extravaganzas, check out the Vegas Impersonator Show on the 28th, at the Devyn Event Venue from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. This year you’ll see the best impersonators of Sonny & Cher, Billy Joel, Elton John, Neil Diamond, Lionel Richie, Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, Lady Gaga, Celine Dion, Rod Stewart, Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand, Andrea Bocelli, Frankie Valli, Tom Jones, and more! To find out more, visit https://www.rswliving.com/events/197800/cher-elton-john-bette-midler-streisand-dinner-edwards-twins-impersonators.
Thank you for browsing this quick list of upcoming events in Sarasota and if you found it helpful, be sure to share it with friends and family or on social media. Stop back next week for more great events you’re sure to enjoy in and around the great city of Sarasota!