The Jazz Club of Sarasota—one of the largest and most active jazz societies in the United States—is dedicated to preserving, presenting and promoting jazz, America’s original musical art form. Founded in 1980, the Club continues to provide over 50 jazz-related events annually for more than 35 years. The Club’s highly respected Sarasota Jazz Festival, March 5-11, 2017, and the widely popular Jazz Pub Crawl at Octoberfest in the fall presents some of the greatest jazz musicians in free and ticketed events held at popular restaurant venues in downtown Sarasota. Highlights of 2017 include free Joy of Jazz concerts in Venice on three Sundays: January 22, February 19 and March 26. The Club also presents educational programs and scholarships. Join us!
Eirinn Abu realizes the power and importance of music in a person's life and as a result he wants his music to always speak to a person's soul even more than just creating something that simply sounds good.
Ellington, Basie, Satch, Zoot, Miles...are we speaking your language? Then, this is where you want to be. South County Jazz Club bringin' it on home to your neck of the woods. South County Jazz Club is a 501c3 nonprofit organization.
This independent not-for-profit organization started in 2002 as to locally promote the art of choral singing through vocal excellence and multi-generational education. The 3-concert season (December, February, and April) features a diverse repertoire of the finest contemporary and historic music. Performing at each concert are: the main Chorale of 85-95 talented singers; the 15-25 member Jubilate! ensemble; and The Youth Chorus of area 4th-8th graders selected by annual auditions. Five Venice High School Apprentices are selected annually for full Chorale participation and a $700 music study scholarship for the year.
The Venice Symphony’s 44th season runs from November 2017 through May 2018 and will feature the seven finalists for The Symphony’s next Music Director and Conductor. Each conductor will lead a concert program they designed for The Symphony, performed by our accomplished musicians and renowned guest soloists. All concerts are performed at The Venice Performing Arts Center.
The Venice Community Center (VCC) is a beautiful 45,000 sq. ft. regional facility that serves the needs of residents and visitors in Sarasota County as well as counties to the north and south. It is the venue of choice for social, cultural, recreational and educational events held in Sarasota County. Read more [...]
Historical Walking Tours in Venice, Florida. Tours are Saturday and Sunday mornings 9:30am for approximately 1 1/2 hours leaving at Michael Biehl Park and concluding at Centennial Park. $15. Reservations Required. Email VeniceFloridaTours@yahoo.com or Call Tiffany at 817-793-8433.
The non-profit Venice Institute for Performing Arts (VIPA) has a mission to sustain the local arts community through innovative educational programs and inspire the local community with first-class entertainment. As the management company for the Venice Performing Arts Center, we work with all groups that use the space to produce, co-produce, manage, and coordinate over 200 events each season.
Experience the thrill of live performance! Since 1950, Venice Theatre has been providing award winning entertainment, education and outreach to the Gulf Coast and its visitors.