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Celebrating Winter Events in Sarasota, Florida

by Sarasota Bay Club

AdobeStock_124925951.jpegFact: Sarasota is the best place to retire in the U.S. When you’re among the active retirees in a vibrant community, the fun and adventure never ends! Throughout the month of December 2016, you and your family or guests of all ages can enjoy daily winter celebrations in beautiful Sarasota. If you’re fortunate enough to live here, you can do what others only dream of: Escape to Sarasota every day! Just a few of the winter season events heading your way include:

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Holiday Splendor at the Ringling

This event begins December 1, 2016 at 5401 Bay Shore Road, and admittance is free with one unwrapped gift for a child. You’ll support the U.S. Marine Corp’s Reserve Toys for Tots. Holiday music and shows will be provided by local schools on the Museum of Art Courtyard from 5-8pm. There will also be special performances in the Ca’ d’Zan.

Holly Days and Mangrove Lights

Historic Spanish Point will observe winter festivities every Thursday and Friday, from 2-8pm in the month of December. The beautiful lighted pathways, festive music and parties are free for members, $5 for guests, and general admission for visitors. The New Year’s Eve celebration will have bonfires, marshmallow roasting, artificial snow, and more.

Sarasota Holiday Parade

What’s a holiday season without a parade? Arrive at least an hour early before the 7pm start and tabulate your own scores for the best floats! It’s a beautiful evening parade for you, your friends, and family.

New Year’s Eve in Sarasota

There are so many activities from which to choose to welcome in 2017! There’s something for everyone in Sarasota on December 31, 2016! Two popular choices include:

  • The Pineapple Drop – downtown from 1:30pm-1:30am. Food, entertainment, music, and vendors!
  • NYE @ Selby – Celebrate at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens from 8pm-1am. Seated dinner in luxurious surroundings, fireworks, dancing, and entertainment.

Living the Good Life, 2017 and Beyond

Are you ready for an exciting life of luxury retirement? The time of your life is waiting for you at the Sarasota Bay Club! If you have any questions about independent or assisted living in a dynamic, luxury retirement community, contact us today.

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