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Time to fork over cash for Forks & Corks

Time to fork over cash for Forks & Corks

Sarasota, Florida - Time to buy some tasty tickets. Tickets for January's Forks & Corks Food & Wine Festival go on sale Monday, November 11th.

Art at Armands

Art at Armands

Sarasota, Florida -- If you're looking for unique holiday gifts, St. Armands Circle could be a good bet this weekend. Some 175 artists and craftsman will be displaying their works.

The art festival features paintings, ceramics, jewelry and sculpture and is considered one of the best in the country.

The festival runs from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday.

 

The Phillippi Farmhouse is open on Wednesdays

The Phillippi Farmhouse is open on Wednesdays

Sarasota, Florida-The Phillippi Farmhouse Market has opened again for the season on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This is the market's fifth season. This year the market features 45 vendors, music by Ted Stevens and band, raffles, free treats from Sift Bakehouse and puppet story time for children at 9:30 a.m. by the Waldorf School.

The market offers local plants and produce including Department of Agriculture certified organics.

Sarasota's Master Gardeners host annual plant sale October 12

Sarasota's Master Gardeners host annual plant sale October 12

Sarasota, Florida --  As the temperature begins to cool gardeners begins planning their fall garden.

Sarasota County Extension Master Gardeners will hold the 9th Annual Plant Sale and EdFest, Saturday, October 12, from 8 a.m. to 1 .p.m. at the Sarasota County Extension offices, 6700 Clark Road, Sarasota.

Gardeners will have a large variety of plants native and non-native plants to choose from including edibles, trees, shrubs, vines, succulents, houseplants and many tropical plants.

Gem and bead show comes to Sarasota

Gem and bead show comes to Sarasota

Sarasota, Florida -- The Gem, Jewelry and Bead show is coming to Sarasota this weekend. 

Frank Cox Productions will bring the 2013 Gem, Jewelry and Bead Show presenting some of the finest gem, jewelry and bead collections for sale in the United States. 

The show will be coming to Sarasota August 23 through August 25 at the Municipal Auditorium at 801 North Tamiami Trail. 

The event will last from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on both days and admission is $4.00. 

Sarasota's Summer Arts and Crafts Show

Sarasota's Summer Arts and Crafts Show

Sarasota, Florida -- Start your Christmas shopping a few months early at the Summer Arts and Crafts Show August 10th. The  show is at the Venice Community Center on Saturday, August 10th  from 10:00 a.m.to 3:00 p.m.

Vendors from across the region will showcase a variety of arts and crafts in more than 10,000 square feet of air-conditioned space. Items include unique handcrafted jewelry, quilts,  paintings, handbags and many more items.

Parking and admission is free.

 

 

 

 

The Sarasota-Manatee Originasl offers a 50-percent discount sale

The Sarasota-Manatee Originasl offers a 50-percent discount sale

Sarasota, Florida -- The Sarasota-Manatee Originals is offering a weeklong, half-off sale beginning Monday, July 15 with thousands of dollars in discounted dining certificates to a limited selection of member restaurants.

All $50 certificates will sell for $25; $25 certificates will sell for $12.50, $20 certificates will sell for $10, and $15 certificates will sell for $7.50. Discounted dining certificates are available online only at www.freshoriginals.com. After purchase, the certificates can be printed and used immediately.