Events Calendar

Siesta Key is a vibrant community and there is always something going on here so whether you are visiting us for a week or you are a lifelong resident of our beautiful island, make sure to check our events calendar and have some fun with us.

Siesta Key Light up the Village & Holiday Open House Nov 28, 5:30-10 PM
November 28, 2015
From: 5:30PM to 10:00PM


The annual lighting and holiday open house of Siesta Key Village will be held November 28th, 2015
Children can give Santa their wish list, have their face painted, visit with Santa's elves and be
entertained by Sunshine the Clown.
Santa's gift bags provided by Beach Bazaar will be given to the first 250 children who visit with Santa.
Santa will arrive by fire truck following the parade at approximately 6:15 pm.
Businesses will provide refreshments, while you enjoy live musical entertainment by the Pine View High School Jazz Band,
Keyboard Players and choirs singing holiday songs.
Ocean Blvd. will be lined with luminaries and businesses will be decorated for the holiday season.
Free Trolley Rides will be available from Siesta Key Public Beach to the Village from 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm.

Sarasota Jungle Gardens Holiday Light Spectacular Dec 4th-5th
December 04, 2015
From: 6:00PM to 9:00PM

December 4 - 5, 2015: 6PM-9PM

See the twinkle of thousands of lights decorating the pathways
and surroundings of Sarasota Jungle Gardens for their annual "Holiday Lights Spectacular" Celebration. Stroll down "Candy Cane Lane," see Santa, live entertainment takes place in the bird pavilion twice each evening at 7 and 8 p.m.

Adult admission $11,  $6 for children 3 to 12, Children two years and younger are free.

3701 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota.

Member Holiday Dinner
December 08, 2015
From: 5:30PM to 8:00PM

Annual Holiday Dinner

Open to all Members & Guests

December 8th, 2015                                       

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Mattison's Forty-One
7275 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34231
For information, please call the Siesta Key Chamber at 941.349.3800

Annual Chamber Meeting and Business Awards
January 22, 2016
From: 12:00AM to 12:00AM

Annual Chamber Meeting and Business Awards Banquet

Join us on Friday, January 22nd, 2016, for our Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet.
TPC Prestancia
4409 Tournament Players Club Drive
Sarasota, FL 34238
For more information, please call the Siesta Key Chamber at, 941.349.3800

Siesta Key Village Valentine Stroll February 14, 2016 5PM - 8PM
February 13, 2016
From: 5:00PM to 8:00PM

Siesta Key Village Association Presents The Siesta Key Village Valentine Stroll
"Everyone gets a Kiss" - Sunday, February 14, 2016

5 - 8 PM. Residents and visitors are invited to stroll through Siesta Village which will be adorned with Valentine cheer.There will be something for everyone including live music throughout
the Village and candy kisses which will be distributed by the merchants. Participating merchants will be displaying red and pink balloons outside of their businesses.

Siesta Key Village offers romantic destinations for you and your sweetheart and lots of fun for the whole family.
If parking is a concern, there will be pedicab and golf cart cab services from the Siesta Public Beach parking lot to the Village.
For more information visit the website or call Helene Hyland at 941 685-2274 or e mail at

Say "I do" again, February 14, 6 PM Siesta Beach
February 14, 2016
From: 6:00PM to 7:00PM

Couples can say "I do" again on the white sands of Siesta Key this Valentine's Day. More than 300 couples took part in last year's  vow-renewal ceremony on Siesta Public Beach.

For more information visit:

Siesta Key Craft Fair Februrary 27-28th
February 27, 2016
From: 10:00AM to 5:00PM

Siesta Key Craft Fair Saturday-Sunday

February 27th-28th From 10AM - 5PM


15th Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Games March 26 9AM-Noon
March 26, 2016
From: 9:00AM to 12:00PM

For Children Ages 1-6. Each child receives an Easter Stuffed Animal and an Easter Egg Hunt Goody Bag stuffed with prizes.

Face painters will be there and opportunities to ride the trolley, tour the Siesta Key ambulance and fire truck and participate in other fun family entertainment.

Sheriff Dept. fingerprinting kits are available. Registration is limited to first 125 paid children.

Easter Egg Hunt Sign up click here

For additional information contact Roz at 941-349-2770 ext: 227

2016 Easter Party Flyer

30th Annual Run for the Turtles: April 2
April 02, 2016
From: 6:30AM to 11:00AM

30th Annual Run For the Turtles

April 2nd, 7:30AM

Time to dust off those running shoes and get ready for the 30th Annual Run for the Turtles. Our Run supports sea turtle conservation and research at Mote Marine Laboratory and is the Sea Turtle Conservation Program's major fundraiser — it's helping us help sea turtles!


Where: Siesta Key Public Beach, 948 Beach Road
Registration will open in early 2016.
On Race Day: Registration begins 6:30 a.m. at the Siesta Key Gazebo, south of the pavilion.

1-Mile Fun Run or Walk begins at 7:30 a.m. and the 
5K Manasota Track Club-Sanctioned Run begins at 8 a.m.

More Info: Contact Paula Clark, (941) 388-4441, ext. 357 or

Sponsor the Run for the Turtles and help support sea turtle conservation and research.

Siesta Fiesta April 9-10 10AM - 5PM
April 09, 2016
From: 10:00AM to 5:00PM

Siesta Fiesta!!!

Saturday and Sunday April 9-10

10 AM - 5 PM

The artists will line Ocean Boulevard with their professional
display booths while the crafters will display their unique and
affordable crafts throughout Siesta Key Village for a sidewalk craft fair.

Mid-week Farmers Market Every WEDNESDAY 9AM-2PM from October-April Phillippi Estate Park
April 27, 2016
From: 9:00AM to 2:00PM

Sarasota County's Midweek Farmers Market

Florida Fresh Produce, Prepared Foods, Live Music!

Every Wednesday from October - April  9AM-2PM

Free Parking. Phillipi Estate Park 5500 S. Tamiami Trail

For more information call 941-861-5000 or

Amateur Sand Sculpting Contest Saturday, May 7 9:00 AM
May 07, 2016
From: 9:00AM to 1:00PM

Siesta Key Amateur Sand Sculpting Contest

44th Annual Amateur Sand Sculpting Contents on the white sandy beach of Siesta Key Public Beach.
Starts at 9:00 am Registration is at 8:30am South of the Pavilion.

For more information contact Sarasota County Parks and Recreation at (941) 861-9930

Downtown Sarasota Farmer's Market Every SATURDAY 7AM - 1PM Year round
May 21, 2016
From: 8:00AM to 1:00PM

Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market, at 1420 State St. & Main St.

Every Saturday, rain or shine, 7AM - 1PM. Year round.

Siesta Key Village Farmer's Market Every SUNDAY Year round 8AM - 2PM
May 22, 2016
From: 8:00AM to 2:00PM

Siesta Key Farmer's Market 

Siesta Village Plaza,  5124 Ocean Blvd.

Every Sunday, Year Round, 8AM - 2PM


4th of July Fireworks Celebration
July 04, 2016
From: 5:30PM to 10:00PM

26th Annual 4th of July Celebration at Siesta Beach

VIP party begins at 5:30PM. Includes reserved parking, picnic dinner, and  live entertainment.

Fireworks begin approx 9:15PM.