Selby Gardens Lights in Bloom

Join the fun during this annual Florida holiday tradition. Sip on hot chocolate while strolling through a million botanically-themed holiday lights as Selby Gardens is transformed into a nighttime tropical wonderland! Kids and kids-at-heart can harken back simpler times with the vintage-style wooden toys and games and other festive family-friendly activities. This annual event is a treasured memory maker that delights all ages – you won’t want to miss the holiday magic that brings the Gardens to life for 9 fun-filled nights! Tickets available online or in-person at the Welcome Center.

Hours: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Admission: $17 guests, $14 members, kids 11 & under free

900 S. Palm Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236

Sarasota Trolley Famous Holiday Lights Tour

Sarasota Trolley Famous Holiday Lights Tour
December 16th, 2014 – December 24th, 2014

See Sarasota’s Holiday Lights on Vintage-Inspired Trolleys!
Special open seating tour nights: December 16, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24. Cost: $15 per passenger. Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Our three open-air, 34-passenger trolleys area symphony of polished brass, etched glass and burnished wood, complete with PA and sound system. Holiday music, friendly drivers, and fun for the whole family.

Siesta Beach Drum Circle

Siesta Beach Drum Circle every Sunday at sunset.  Siesta Public Beach 948 Beach Road – one hour before sunset until after dark.  The community percussion and hand-drum circle at Siesta Key Beach Drum Circle plays every Sunday about 1 hour before sunset, just south of the main pavilion between lifeguard stands 3 and 4 on Siesta Public Beach. This is a free event.  See you there!  :)