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.

Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Crawl 2022

Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Crawl 2022

Join us on Fat Tuesday, March 1st for Mardi Gras in Downtown Venice! The party kicks off at 4pm on Miami Avenue West at the Merchants of Venice Building parking lot. Put on your Mardi Gras mask, enjoy live music and get a snapshot in our photo booth. Follow along...

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21st Annual Downtown Venice Art Classic 2022

21st Annual Downtown Venice Art Classic 2022

Saturday, March 5th, 2022 from 10:00am to 5:00pm Sunday, March 6th, 2022 from 10:00am to 5:00pm Downtown Venice: 100-300 West Venice Avenue in Venice, Florida Free Admission Join us for the celebration of The Downtown Venice Art Classic. Located on Florida's west...

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Heart Bombs on Historic Venice Buildings

Heart Bombs on Historic Venice Buildings

Show Your Favorite Historic Buildings Some Love This Valentine’s Day Three Organizations Sponsoring Heart Bombing Throughout City Contact: Harry Klinkhamer, Historical Resources Manager, City of Venice, hklinkhamer@venicefl.gov 941-486-2490. This February the City of...

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14th Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival 2022

14th Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival 2022

Downtown Venice: 100-300 West Venice Avenue, Venice, FL 34285 Free Admission PLEASE NOTE: Craft Festival has been canceled for Saturday, January 29th due to high winds. The festival will be open on Sunday, January 30th from 10am-5pm. Join us in Downtown Venice to...

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Christmas Walk 2021

Christmas Walk 2021

December 2, 2021 from 5-8pm in Historic Downtown Venice Free to the public! Presented by Venice MainStreet, the downtown Venice Christmas Walk is a shopping and dining promotion to support local small businesses. Enjoy extended hours at local shops, treats, live music...

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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! Don't miss...

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