Venice MainStreet Events

30+ years of bringing exciting events downtown!

Listed below are Venice MainStreet’s signature downtown events. If you enjoy attending our free events, such as the Friday Night Concert Series at the gazebo or annual art and craft festivals, please consider joining Venice MainStreet or donating to help keep these great community events going. For ticketed events, your purchase helps fund our mission to preserve and enhance the character, beauty and economic vitality of historic downtown Venice.

2022 Downtown Venice Christmas Walk, December 1

2022 Downtown Venice Christmas Walk, December 1

Thursday, December 1 from 5pm-8pm Free and open to the public Enjoy extended hours at local shops, treats, live music and the twinkle of lights on decorated trees along Miami, Tampa and West Venice avenues. Take a stroll and delight in the warm glow of decorated...

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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 and sponsored by Neal Communities, is held every second and fourth Friday of each month from 7pm-9pm and is...

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Chocolate Walk 2022, Nov 17

Chocolate Walk 2022, Nov 17

PLEASE NOTE: This event date has been changed to Thursday, November 17th. Delectable & Decadent– An Evening All About Chocolate in Downtown Venice! Chocolate bliss awaits you on the avenues. Tour the 30+ participating shops and restaurants in historic downtown...

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34th Annual Downtown Venice Art Festival

34th Annual Downtown Venice Art Festival

34th Annual Downtown Venice Art Festival Saturday, November 5, 2022 from 10:00am to 5:00pm Sunday, November 6, 2022 from 10:00am to 5:00pm 100-300 West Venice Ave in Venice, FL Free Admission Located on Florida's west coast, Venice is a vibrant town on the Gulf of...

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Oktoberfest Concert at Gazebo

Oktoberfest Concert at Gazebo

Head to the gazebo in Centennial Park in downtown Venice on Friday, October 21st from 7-9pm to get into the spirit of Oktoberfest! Enjoy the music of First Brass of Sarasota and take a selfie in the Oktoberfest-themed photo booth. Presented by Venice MainStreet. 200...

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