Venice MainStreet Events

30+ years of bringing exciting events downtown!

The events listed below are coordinated and funded by Venice MainStreet or are in partnership with us as a promoter. Several are made possible through corporate sponsorships. By attending one of these events and purchasing a ticket or beverage, you help provide financial support for Venice MainStreet to fulfill its mission to preserve, protect and promote historic downtown Venice. 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. 

Friday Night Concert Series 2021

Friday Night Concert Series 2021

Grab a mask and join the fun in historic downtown Venice for the return of the Friday Night Concert Series at the gazebo in Centennial Park! This event is hosted by Venice MainStreet. Friday Night Concerts in Centennial Park are free and open to the public; however,...

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Small Business Saturday, November 28

Small Business Saturday, November 28

Small Business Saturday® continues to be an annual holiday shopping tradition — just one part of the larger Shop Small Movement that supports small businesses every day and everywhere. Please support local, small businesses in downtown Venice on Saturday, November...

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Christmas Walk, December 3, 2020, 5-8pm

Christmas Walk, December 3, 2020, 5-8pm

This year's Downtown Venice Christmas Walk, a shopping promotion to support small local businesses, is December 3rd from 5pm to 8pm. Enjoy extended hours at local shops, treats, live music and the twinkle of lights on decorated trees along Miami, Tampa and West Venice...

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Chocolate Walk Downtown, Nov 19, 5-8PM

Chocolate Walk Downtown, Nov 19, 5-8PM

Grab a mask and join the fun in historic downtown Venice on Thursday, November 19, 2020 from 5 to 8 p.m. for the first ever Chocolate Walk! Chocolate bliss awaits you at more than 25 locations. Hosted by Venice MainStreet, its business partners, stores and restaurants...

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Artists Sunday: Shop Art This Holiday Season

Artists Sunday: Shop Art This Holiday Season

Artists Sunday is the nationwide movement dedicated to supporting artists and recognizing the impact they have in enriching our lives, communities, and the economy. The powerful new effort is designed to make the Sunday after Thanksgiving the most profitable day of...

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Classic Evenings on the Avenues, October 8 and 22

Classic Evenings on the Avenues, October 8 and 22

Grab a mask and join the fun in historic downtown Venice on Thursday, October 22nd from 5-7pm to enjoy a classic evening on the avenues. Hosted by Venice MainStreet and its business partners, several stores will remain open for abundant shopping and restaurants for...

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