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Chocolate Walk 2021

Chocolate Walk 2021

Delectable and decadent! Enjoy the Downtown Venice Chocolate Walk on November 11, 2021 from 5-8pm. Chocolate bliss awaits you on the avenues in historic downtown Venice for mouth-watering chocolate treats, drinks, choclate themed items, ice cream and more! List of...

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Friday Night Concert Series

Friday Night Concert Series

Join the fun in historic downtown Venice for the bimonthly Friday Night Concert Series at the gazebo in Centennial Park! This event, hosted by Venice MainStreet, is held every second and fourth Friday of each month from 7pm-9pm and is free and open to the public....

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33rd Annual Downtown Venice Art Fest

33rd Annual Downtown Venice Art Fest

Saturday, November 6th and Sunday, November 7th, 2021 from 10:00am to 5:00pm 100-300 West Venice Avenie, Venice, Florida FREE More than 100 of the nation's most notable artists will exhibit their work, ranging in mediums from photography to jewelry, paintings to...

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Welcome to downtown, Seed & Bean Market

Welcome to downtown, Seed & Bean Market

Seed and Bean Market is Florida’s first Cannabis Café and CBD marketplace. It was founded in 2018 in Fort Myers, Florida after four founding members, with cannabis industry roots, cultivated their passion for CBD, great coffee, unique beer and delicious food into a...

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2021 Venice Holiday Parade

2021 Venice Holiday Parade

The following information was provided by Lorraine Anderson, City of Venice Public Information Officer on October 12, 2021: The Venice Holiday Parade returns to downtown Venice this year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, Nov. 27. The parade officially begins at 6:30...

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Artists Sunday is November 28, 2021

Artists Sunday is November 28, 2021

Venice MainStreet has joined artists and organizations across the country for Artists Sunday, the nationwide event, the Sunday after Thanksgiving, November 28th, encouraging consumers to shop with artists, makers and creators. It’s like Black Friday or Small Business...

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Costume Strut in Downtown Venice on Sat., October 30

Costume Strut in Downtown Venice on Sat., October 30

Show off your Halloween costume in Downtown Venice on SATURDAY, October 30th from 2pm to 4pm! Strut around Tampa, Venice and Miami avenues while you shop and dine in your spooktacular outfit! The east bound lane of West Venice Avenue (from 200 to 300 block section) in...

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Nonprofit organization The Long Walk Home joins VMS

Nonprofit organization The Long Walk Home joins VMS

We are so happy to welcome another nonprofit partnership with Venice MainStreet. The Long Walk Home is a veteran-owned-and-led 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to helping veterans and their family members make the transition from military to civilian life.  The Long...

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Venice Area Pregnancy Care Center joins Venice MainStreet

Venice Area Pregnancy Care Center joins Venice MainStreet

We are delighted to have another nonprofit join Venice MainStreet as a partner. The Venice Area Pregnancy Care Center (VAPCC) is a non-profit charity run entirely by volunteers that assists families with children in Venice and South Sarasota County. Its mission is to...

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