Tag Archives: Outdoor Activities

Around the Bend: Family Estuary Dip Net Adventure at Ken Thompson Park

Around the Bend: Family Estuary Dip Net Adventure at Ken Thompson Park

Join us for a fun-filled and learning-packed adventure dip netting in Sarasota Bay. Participants will dip net and get a close look at the animals that inhabit the Sarasota Bay Estuary. There will also be a nature walk through the mangrove forest. Be sure to bring water shoes (no crocs or flip flops) and plenty […]

Summer Indie Markets at University Town Center

Summer Indie Markets at University Town Center

The Markets at University Town Center are returning this summer on June 26th & 27th! Visit our Summer Indie Markets at University Town Center to find a wide variety of independent crafters & entrepreneurs! Saturday, June 26th (10am-6pm) Sunday, June 27th (11am-4pm) Featuring 70+ vendors! Many of our vendors are returning from our Holiday Markets […]

St. Armands Family Day

St. Armands Family Day

There’s always something new on the Circle. Join us for our Sol of the Circle happening series all summer long! Focused on kids, parents and fun, St. Armands Family Day will host fun, family-friendly activities and entertainment with unique twists and themes all summer long. The series will create kid-focused educational activities hosted at the […]

Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix at Lido Beach

Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix at Lido Beach

Take in the noise, power, and excitement of a double-bill of powerboat and personal watercraft racing along Lido Beach! Website: p1offshore.com When: Saturday, June 26, 2021,  9:45 am –  4:00 pm Location: Lido Beach, 400 Benjamin Franklin Dr., Sarasota, FL Cost: Free

“Boats On The Block” Downtown Block Party

“Boats On The Block” Downtown Block Party

Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival brings back Boats on the Block Party. Offshore racing power boats will be on display along Main Street (Orange Ave to Gulf Stream Ave.) around Five Points Park, and on South Palm Avenue (Main Street to Mc Ansh Square) providing fans another chance to view the big boats up close […]

Father’s Day Orienteering Event – Oscar Scherer State Park

Father’s Day Orienteering Event – Oscar Scherer State Park

June 20, 2021 10:00 am – 12:00 pm   Oscar Scherer State Park: 1843 S Tamiami Trail, Osprey FL 34229  Google Map Description Join us for a fun event. There will be 3 courses to choose from. The Beginner’s, Novice and Challenging. All courses are self-guided and in sunny areas of the park. Come prepared! […]

Sidewalk Science Center – 3 Year Anniversary – Bayfront Park Sarasota

Sidewalk Science Center – 3 Year Anniversary – Bayfront Park Sarasota

Join us at Bayfront Park in Sarasota to celebrate 3 years of Sidewalk Science Center! We launched Sidewalk Science Center on July 11, 2018, up in Savannah, Georgia, in an effort to provide a space for people to engage with scientific and educational resources for free, every single week. Since then, we’ve hosted SSC more […]