17th Annual Thunder By The Bay Motorcycle Festival

17th Annual Thunder By The Bay Motorcycle Festival
January 8th, 2015 – January 11th, 2015

Thunder By The Bay – Venue T/B/A Downtown Sarasota Sarasota, FL 34236

Admission: Each event is different. Visit www.ThunderByTheBay.Org for specific event details and pricing.

The 17th Annual Thunder By The Bay Motorcycle Festival is a tradition in Sarasota the second weekend in January, attracting thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts from across the country and around the world. This four day festival features a sporting clay tournament, a “Born To Be Wild” Kickoff Party, “Cruise for Cash” scenic ride with $4,000 in prizes, and a two day downtown festival. The downtown festival offers live entertainment (including a national act headliner), two bike shows, plenty of vendors, great food, and special guests. All proceeds benefit Suncoast Charities for Children. For details visit thunderbythebay.org

Expressive Bodies Art Exhibit

Expressive Bodies: Works from the Ringling Permanent Collection
December 19th, 2014 – March 22nd, 2015

The Ringling Museum in the Ulla R. and Arthur F. Searing Wing
5401 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, FL 34243

Hours: See this exhibition during regular Museum hours: 10:00 am- 5:00 pm and Thursdays until 8:00 pm

Admission: $25 for adults, $23 for seniors, $5 for children 6-17, children 5 and under are free

Drawn from the Ringling’s permanent collection of photographs, rare books, and works on paper, “Expressive Bodies” surveys the ways in which artists have conceived of the human form over four centuries in Western art. This exhibition is made possible through the generous support of the Publix Super Market Charities Endowment and the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art and Foundation.