Have some free time this weekend? Want to get out, but not sure what to do? Have no fear! The 1st Premier Team has you covered. Below you will find some great ideas to get out of the house on this Father’s Day Weekend.

FRIDAY JUNE 17TH

Sarasota Design Conference – 8:00 am | $100-$325
Hyatt Regency 1000 Boulevard of the Arts Sarasota , FL 34234
The American Institute of Architects, Florida Gulf Coast Chapter’s biennial event. National and international speakers will be discussing their work around the theme ‘Designing to the Challenge’.

Flea Market – 9:00 am | Free
Farm and Flea Market 5115 SR 776 Venice, FL 34293
THE DOME FLEA MARKET IS A MUST SEE! LOTS OF GREAT SHOPPING AND GREAT PEOPLE! SHOPPING LIKE IT USE TO BE!!

Home Economics & Cooking – 9:00 am | $135
Sarasota Christian School 5415 Bahia Vista St Sarasota, FL 34232
Plan, create and taste! Explore strategies and culinary delights with teachers Mrs. Rockwell (also a chef) and Mr. Neuenschwander (also a techie). Supplies included. For girls grades 4-6.

#Post Digital And Local 707 – 10:00 am | Free
Art Center Sarasota 707 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, Fl 34236
#postdigital – This exhibition, displayed in three galleries, highlights over 25 area artists who are using technology to create their work or are incorporating technology as part of their work. Many of the artist are connected to regional institutions and organizations, including Ringling College of Art & Design, New College of Florida, Suncoast Science/Faulhaber Fab Lab, Pine Vine School and IMG Academy. Local 707 – Art Center Member’s Only Juried All-Media Exhibition. Juried by Jamie Tracy, Department Chair Art, Design & Humanities, State College of Florida

Friends Of Selby Library Book Sale $1 And Less – 10:00 am | Free
Friends of the Selby Public Library Bookstore
1331 First Street (Inside Selby Public Library) Sarasota, FL 34236
Friends of Selby Library Bookstore will present CLEARANCE SALE of $1, .50, .25 books, plus other bargain books including 1/2 OFF. Many genres to choose from. A vast selection of gorgeous art books as well. Load up on your summer reading at low prices. Find titles to please everyone. Great gifts, as well. Friends of Selby Library Members receive an additional 10% discount. Cash, check, credit cards accepted.

Summer Circus Spectacular – 11:00 am | $10
The Ringling 5401 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, FL 34243
The 2016 Circus Spectacular will amaze and dazzle you! Join us for an hour of incredible family fun at affordable prices. Presented in collaboration with our good friends at The Circus Arts Conservatory of Sarasota, this onstage exhibition of circus artistry provides delightful summer entertainment for children of all ages. Opening Week Special, June 15-18 – All seats are $10!

Grand Escapes – 11:00 am | Free
Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art 1288 N. Palm Avenue Sarasota, FL 34236
Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art gallery presents Grand Escapes,’ June 3-July 31. The exhibit features landscapes, seascapes and dreamscapes from gallery artists, including Heidi Edwards, Bruce Marsh, Susan Klein, Bill Nichols, Pablo Soria, and Tom Judd. Mark Ormand curated this exhibit. The gallery is at 1288 N. Palm Ave., Sarasota. Gallery hours are Tuesday Saturday, 11 a.m. 5 p.m. Call for Monday hours. For more information about this exhibit, call 941-366-2454 or visit www.allyngallup.com.

Happy Hour at Lono Tiki Bar – 12:00 pm | Free
Bentley’s Boutique Hotel 1660 South Tamiami Trail Osprey, FL 34229
We have Happy Hour every day from 12pm-7pm! Happy Hour includes $2 Bud Light and Miller Light Draft Beers, $3 House Wines, and our Well Mixed Drinks for $3.50!

Sewing & Technology – 12:00 pm | $100
Sarasota Christian School 5415 Bahia Vista St Sarasota, FL 34232
Exercise your right and left brain; learn basic sewing and technology skills with teachers Mrs. Rockwell and Mr. Neuenschwander. Will notify campers of supplies needed for sewing project.

Street Sale – 12:00 pm | Free
Holy Spirit Orthodox Church, 700 Shamrock Blvd., Venice
Holy Spirit Orthodox Church Street Sale – 700 Shamrock Blvd., Venice – Friday, June 17 from Noon to 2 pm. Selling Nut, Apricot, Poppyseed Rolls, Stuffed Cabbage, Spanokopita, Bread– Pre-orders call Rosalie Hardman 445-5133 www.hsoc- venice.com

Summer Circus Spectacular – 2:00 pm | $10
The Ringling 5401 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, FL 34243
The 2016 Circus Spectacular will amaze and dazzle you! Join us for an hour of incredible family fun at affordable prices. Presented in collaboration with our good friends at The Circus Arts Conservatory of Sarasota, this onstage exhibition of circus artistry provides delightful summer entertainment for children of all ages. Opening Week Special, June 15-18 – All seats are $10!

Towles Court Art Walk – 5:00 pm | Free
Towles Court Adams Lane Sarasota, FL 34236
All galleries, restaurants and businesses are open for the Towles Court Art Walk every third Friday from 5-9pm. You will find various styles and mediums of art in a unique and beautiful setting. For directions and details, please visit our website.

Friday Night with Mumbo Jumbo and Smokey’s Session – 6:00 pm | $5
The Five O’clock Club 1930 Hillview St. Sarasota, FL 34239
Happy Hour 6-8pm Mumbo Jumbo followed at 9:30pm by Smokey’s Session. Smokey’s Session features some of the area’s finest musicians keeping the dance floor moving with a night of high-energy rock & roll and rhythm & blues, with top hits from the sixties to now! www.smokeys-session.com/

Summer Movie Night – 6:00 pm | $15
Music Compound 1747 Cattlemen road Sarasota, FL 34232
The Music Compound is excited to announce the first of two music inspired movie nights this summer! Summer is the perfect opportunity to spend time with friends and family, and the Music Compound provides the perfect environment to do just that. Enjoy a family friendly showing of Mary Poppins and popcorn for $15 per family (unlimited members). Drinks and pizza will be available for purchase, as well as B’s Cool Treats ice cream. Doors open at 6:00pm and the movie will begin at 7:00pm. The movie will be featured on the Music Compound campus in the warehouse for a semi-outdoor experience. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, or other means of seating. DATE: June 17th, 6:00pm-7:00pm LOCATION: 1747 Cattlemen Rd, Sarasota, FL 34232

“Come Fly With Me!” The Sammy Cahn Songbook – 6:00 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
Come fly with me as we travel through the Sammy Cahn Songbook – the most recorded songwriter of the 20th century. Featuring songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Mario Lanza, Doris Day, Bing Crosby, Jo Stafford and more. Featuring songs such as Come Fly with Me, Three Coins in the Fountain, High Hopes, and All the Way.

Hetty Feather – 7:00 pm | $18-$62. Families of 4 get 15% off the ticket price. At least 2 people in the group must be 18 or younger.
Asolo Repertory Theatre 5555 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34243
Charles Dickens meets Orphan Annie meets the Circus in this smashing new play that took the U.K. by storm. Straight from London’s West End, HETTY FEATHER makes its U.S. Premiere at Asolo Repertory in June. Based on Dame Jacqueline Wilson’s best-selling novel, Hetty is a feisty young 19th century redhead with an indomitable imagination and a zest for adventure. Left at the not-so-tender mercies of the Foundling Hospital as a baby, Hetty’s quest to find her true home takes her from the English countryside to the traveling circus to the mean streets of London, all by way of thrilling aerial and circus feats, live music and spectacular story-telling. A true celebration of the random nature of life, this is a must-see theatrical adventure for all ages. FAMILY PACKAGES ARE AVAILABLE!

Concert by Visiting Artist from Chicago – 7:00 pm | Free
Allegro Music Academy 241 Whitfield Avenue Sarasota, FL 34243
Concert by young prizewinning Cellist DANIEL KALER who has appeared on America’s Got Talent. He will be accompanied by his father, Ilya Kaler who is a famous musician himself. To hear these two perform together is rare and beautiful experience. Don’t miss it.

Louie Anderson – 7:00 pm | $34
McCurdy’s Comedy Theater 1923 Ringling Blvd Sarasota, FL 34236
Emmy Award Winning Actor/Comedian Louie Anderson. One of the hottest Comics on Earth in the 80’s & 90’s regularly featured on every Late Night Talk Show, several TV Series, & Films like Grace Under Fire and Coming To America. He hosted game show Family Feud. He currently stars with Zach Galifanakis on the Louis CK FX network series ‘Baskets’.

Contrasts and Parallels – 8:00 pm | $25-$42. Range1: USD 25,Range2: USD 42.
Sarasota Opera House 61 N. Pineapple Avenue Sarasota, FL 34236
Festival Concert Students and faculty musicians come together for a night of new and old. In Robert Levins arrangement of Penny Lane, the Beatles are performed with the perfection and passion as only classical musicians can provide. Followed by the emotionally complex Schumann Piano Trio, the audience is bound to draw inspiration when the past and future collide. From the quirky timbre of our very own Music Directors Woodwind Quintet to the dramatic tones of Dvoraks String Quintet, the night promises to be full of juxtaposition, contrasts, and parallels. End Time: 10:00 pm. Category: Arts | Performing Arts | Music. Tickets: http://atnd.it/55040-0 evvnt – Single Submission Event Marketing – powered by www.evvnt.com – @evvnt #evvntPlatform

The Fabulous Lipitones – 8:00 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
A high note leaves a barbershop quartet without their fourth member just before the national competition. When the voice of Bob is heard through the phone the Lipitones are all ears but when they meet him in person, he’s not quite what they expected. A comedy of misunderstanding, stereotypes, and the path to perfect harmony. The Fabulous Lipitones written by John Markus and Mark St. Germain, with original music by Rancy Courts, and original lyrics by Mark St. Germain will play from June 1, 2016 through June 19, 2016 in the Gompertz Theatre. Tickets are available online by clicking the links or by calling the FST Box Office at 941-366-9000.

“Come Fly With Me!” The Sammy Cahn Songbook – 9:00 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
Come fly with me as we travel through the Sammy Cahn Songbook – the most recorded songwriter of the 20th century. Featuring songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Mario Lanza, Doris Day, Bing Crosby, Jo Stafford and more. Featuring songs such as Come Fly with Me, Three Coins in the Fountain, High Hopes, and All the Way.

Louie Anderson – 9:30 pm | $34
McCurdy’s Comedy Theater 1923 Ringling Blvd Sarasota, FL 34236
Emmy Award Winning Actor/Comedian Louie Anderson. One of the hottest Comics on Earth in the 80’s & 90’s regularly

featured on every Late Night Talk Show, several TV Series, & Films like Grace Under Fire and Coming To America. He hosted game show Family Feud. He currently stars with Zach Galifanakis on the Louis CK FX network series ‘Baskets’.

Elevate – 10:00 pm | Free
The Starlite Room 1001 Cocoanut Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
Beadle Media brings downtown Sarasota 3 new themed nights located on the second level of The Starlite Room. Full of technicolor lighting, deep sounds, and delicious cocktails. Enjoy our outdoor balcony, drag shows, shot boys, vip bottle service and so much more! Join us every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at The Starlite Room.

SATURDAY JUNE 18TH

Sarasota Farmers Market – 7:00 am | Free
Lemon Ave. & Main
The Sarasota Farmers Market was established in 1979. The market continues its tradition of serving the community with local produce, plants, prepared foods, and artisans. We currently have a full market that includes 55 vendors and 5,000 square feet of produce and plants. Hours: The market is held every Saturday (rain or shine) 7am to Noon (May through October) 7am to 1pm (November through April)

2016 Great Father’s Day 5K Beach Race – 7:00 am | $35
Siesta Key Beach 6300 Midnight Pass Rd. 6300 Midnight Pass Rd., FL 34242
Are you ready for an exciting Father’s Day weekend in Sarasota, FL? Let’s celebrate together at this family 5K! Registered participants will receive a free Dri-Fit T-shirt, goodie bag, prizes, and awards for top finishers in age categories! Everyone will receive a medal! Rain or shine, we will see you there. Kids are only $20, and ages 7 and under are free!

Venice Farmers Market – 8:00 am | Free
Tampa Avenue West
Every Saturday Morning, local Farmers, Fisherman, Craftsmen, Bakers, Artists and others gather at the Venice Farmer’s

Market located in the heart of historic downtown Venice, Florida. It’s a weekly celebration of the best of Venice were you can get fresh seasonal Florida fruits and vegetables direct from the Venice area farms. You can’t find any fresher shrimp or seafood. There’s incredible tasty homemade baked goods, trinkets, crafts, soaps, flowers, plants, locally roasted coffee, and more.

MLT Sarasota Triathlon – 8:00 am | Free
Nathan Benderson Park 5851 Nathan Benderson Circle Sarasota, FL 34235
Parking fee may apply. For more information please visit: http://www.endurancesportswire.com/major-league-triathlon- heading-to-sarasota-fl-in-june-16/

Southern Regional Water Ski Tournament – 8:00 am | Free
Ski-A-Rees Water Ski Show 1602 Ken Thompson Parkway Sarasota, FL 34236
The Sarasota Ski-A-Rees will be hosting the Southern Regional Water Ski Show Tournament. Four teams from Florida will be skiing a 1 hour cypress gardens style show. There will also be individual competitions in various events.

Sarasota Cares – Yoga – 8:30 am | Free
Bayfront Park
1 Marina Plaza Sarasota, FL 34240
Join the Sarasota Community for an hour of Yoga at Bayfront Park with Certified Yoga Instructor and Personal Trainer, Claudia Baeza and friends. Our community comes together on the eve of Father’s Day to support the Robert L. Taylor Community Complex which serves Sarasota families with after-school care, summer camp, and teen programs. Our children are safe and nurtured by this wonderful organization which needs your support. This is a free yoga event located at Bayfront Park, Next to Marina and Oleary’s Tiki Bar on Saturday June 18 at 830 am. .

Flea Market – 9:00 am | Free
Farm and Flea Market 5115 SR 776 Venice, FL 34293

THE DOME FLEA MARKET IS A MUST SEE! LOTS OF GREAT SHOPPING AND GREAT PEOPLE! SHOPPING LIKE IT USE TO BE!!

Beeswax, Collage & Mixed Media – 9:00 am | $195
Ringling College of Art and Design 2700 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34234
Beeswax, Collage & Mixed Media Through personal experimentation using paint, collage and beeswax, create richly textured expressive images based on the fundamental principles of art combined with the exploration of the elements of chance and order. Beginners are encouraged to let their creativity bloom while finding their personal style; experienced artists are urged to take this opportunity to explore new directions in fresh and unexpected ways. A history of mixed media along with demonstrations and experimental techniques will be presented throughout the workshop.

Vintage Market – 9:00 am | Free
Vintiquity Lane 1540 North Lime Ave Sarasota, FL 34237
VINTIQUITY LANE Voted ‘Best of 2016’, by Sarasota Magazine, come and see what all the talk is about!! We have over 9000 sq. ft. of great vintage finds. You will see relics from a French Countryside, vintage nautical treasures, a designer of repurposed, refashioned women’s clothes. You will find all kinds of vintage from mid-century modern, Industrial, Coastal Chic to UPcylced, reinvented items, there is also a metal smith that creates unique pieces of jewelry…….I could go on, but you have to see for yourself, everything that Vintiquity Lane holds. Watch our Instagram @vintiquitylane and facebook for sneak peek of items for sale on Market Weekend.

Splashing Saturdays – 10:00 am | $0-$19. Members free; gardens’ admission for non-members: $19 adults, $6 ages 4-11, free children under 4
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens 900 S Palm Avenue Sarasota, FL 34236
For six summer Saturdays, Selby Gardens will be the place for fun-themed water activities, water slides and games. Enjoy the cool shade and bay breezes under the banyans and around the lagoon and the waterfall of the Ann Goldstein Children’s Rainforest Garden.

1927 Historic Venice Train Depot Tours – 10:00 am | Free
1927 Train Depot 303 E Venice Avenue Venice, FL 34285
Free docent-led tours of 1927 Train Depot. Displays and information about Venice history and the role of the train depot. Red caboose open Wednesday and Saturday. Statue of Gunther Gebel-Williams on the grounds. For reservations for groups of 10 or more, call 941-412-0151. 303 E. Venice Ave., Venice FL. M-W-F 10-3 (November through May,) Sat. 10-1 (year-round.) Info 941-412-0151.

#post digital and Local 707 – 10:00 am | Free
Art Center Sarasota 707 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, Fl 34236
#postdigital – This exhibition, displayed in three galleries, highlights over 25 area artists who are using technology to create their work or are incorporating technology as part of their work. Many of the artist are connected to regional institutions and organizations, including Ringling College of Art & Design, New College of Florida, Suncoast Science/Faulhaber Fab Lab, Pine Vine School and IMG Academy. Local 707 – Art Center Member’s Only Juried All-Media Exhibition. Juried by Jamie Tracy, Department Chair Art, Design & Humanities, State College of Florida

Who Dunnit? Sisters Sizzle in Sarasota – 10:00 am | Free
Barnes and Noble 4010 S Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34231
Celebrating the formation of the new Florida Gulf Coast Sisters in Crime chapter, an outgrowth of the National Sisters in Crime organization that has over 3600 members in over 50 chapters worldwide, Barnes & Noble in cooperation with the Sarasota County Libraries will present an all-day event on June 18th. Sisters in Crime, recent winner of MWAs Raven Award, was founded in 1986 at Bouchercon, a crime writer’s conference, by NYT best-selling author, Sara Paretsky and other well-known women authors. Their mission has been to promote the ongoing advancement, recognition, and professional development of women crime writers. At Barnes & Noble from ten until noon, local mystery and thriller authors will offer readings from their latest novels. In the afternoon authors will offer a panel discussion entitled: Why Mysteries Set in the South Sizzle. The authors will be available to sign their books throughout the day. At the Gulf Gate Library authors will offer a workshop titled, Dialogue that DazzlesCreating If you are an author, a reader, bookseller, publisher, librarian, or just someone who cares about supporting women writers, you are welcome to join. We are a diverse and inclusive group. Following is the Schedule of Events: Barnes & Noble, 4010 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231, (941) 923-9907 Author Signings from 10:00am until 4:00pm Readings: 10:00am -10:20am Kait Carson 10:25am -10:45am Wendy Dingwall 10:50am 11:10am Shannon Esposito 11:15am 11:35am Janet Heijens 11:40am 12:00pm JB Hamilton Queen 12:00pm 12:20pm Susan Klaus 2:15pm to 3:00pm Panel Discussion: Why Mysteries Set in the South Sizzle Moderator; Wendy Dingwall Panelists: Kait Carson, Shannon Esposito, Susan Klaus 3:00pm 3:30pm, Q&A Gulf Gate Library, 7112 Curtiss Ave., Sarasota FL 34231 Author Signings from 10:30am until 4:00pm 10:30am 11:30am Workshop: Dazzling Dialogue Creating Voice Instructors; Sarah Glenn and Louise Tichener 11:30am 11:45am Q&A 1:15pm — 2:15pm Panel Discussion: Solving the Mysteries of Publishing Moderator: Sarah Glenn Panelists: Janet Heijens, Gwen Mayo, Brenda Spalding 2:15pm 2:30pm Q&A

24th Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival – 10:00 am | Free
Downtown Venice 220 Miami Avenue Venice, FL 34285
Located in Sarasota County, this event precludes the popular March Art Classic. Some of the nation’s best crafters will converge along Miami Avenue, one of Venice’s popular downtown streets. Peruse booths filled with stained glass, photography, personalized products for children and dogs alike, and much more! Stroll our Green Market for plants, handmade soaps, tangy BBQ sauces, and live orchids.

Friends Of Selby Library Book Sale $1 And Less – 10:00 am | Free
Friends of the Selby Public Library Bookstore
1331 First Street (Inside Selby Public Library) Sarasota, FL 34236
Friends of Selby Library Bookstore will present CLEARANCE SALE of $1, .50, .25 books, plus other bargain books including 1/2 OFF. Many genres to choose from. A vast selection of gorgeous art books as well. Load up on your summer reading at low prices. Find titles to please everyone. Great gifts, as well. Friends of Selby Library Members receive an additional 10% discount. Cash, check, credit cards accepted.

Hetty Feather – 10:30 am | $18-$62. Families of 4 get 15% off the ticket price. At least 2 people in the group must be 18 or younger.
Asolo Repertory Theatre 5555 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34243
Charles Dickens meets Orphan Annie meets the Circus in this smashing new play that took the U.K. by storm. Straight from London’s West End, HETTY FEATHER makes its U.S. Premiere at Asolo Repertory in June. Based on Dame Jacqueline Wilson’s best-selling novel, Hetty is a feisty young 19th century redhead with an indomitable imagination and a zest for adventure. Left at the not-so-tender mercies of the Foundling Hospital as a baby, Hetty’s quest to find her true home takes her from the English countryside to the traveling circus to the mean streets of London, all by way of thrilling aerial and circus feats, live music and spectacular story-telling. A true celebration of the random nature of life, this is a must-see theatrical adventure for all ages. FAMILY PACKAGES ARE AVAILABLE!

Grand Escapes – 11:00 am | Free
Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art 1288 N. Palm Avenue Sarasota, FL 34236
Allyn Gallup Contemporary Art gallery presents Grand Escapes,’ June 3-July 31. The exhibit features landscapes, seascapes and dreamscapes from gallery artists, including Heidi Edwards, Bruce Marsh, Susan Klein, Bill Nichols, Pablo Soria, and Tom Judd. Mark Ormand curated this exhibit. The gallery is at 1288 N. Palm Ave., Sarasota. Gallery hours are Tuesday Saturday, 11 a.m. 5 p.m. Call for Monday hours. For more information about this exhibit, call 941-366-2454 or visit www.allyngallup.com.

Happy Hour at Lono Tiki Bar – 12:00 pm | Free
Bentley’s Boutique Hotel 1660 South Tamiami Trail Osprey, FL 34229
We have Happy Hour every day from 12pm-7pm! Happy Hour includes $2 Bud Light and Miller Light Draft Beers, $3 House Wines, and our Well Mixed Drinks for $3.50!

EICS Luncheon – 12:30 pm | Free
Veg 2164 Gulf Gate Dr. Sarasota, FL 34231
Come join the Entertainment Industry Coalition of Sarasota for a luncheon at Veg!!! There will be great/healthy food, formal discussion of the entertainment industry and networking for anyone involved in the entertainment industry 🙂 If you would like to showcase your talent or business at this event please email sacredghostrecords@gmail.com. NO COVER just pay for what you want to eat! Like us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/entertainmentindustrycoalitionofsarasota/ FB event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1756632427947804/

Levin Lecture 2 – 1:00 pm | $5-$10. g/a: USD 5,Balcony: USD 10.
Holley Hall 709 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34236
Festival Lecture. Informative and entertaining talk providing insight by Artistic Director, Robert Levin. End Time: 2:00 pm. Category: Arts | Performing Arts | Music. Tickets: http://atnd.it/55041-0 evvnt – Single Submission Event Marketing – powered by www.evvnt.com – @evvnt #evvntPlatform

Summer Circus Spectacular – 2:00 pm | $10
The Ringling 5401 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, FL 34243
The 2016 Circus Spectacular will amaze and dazzle you! Join us for an hour of incredible family fun at affordable prices. Presented in collaboration with our good friends at The Circus Arts Conservatory of Sarasota, this onstage exhibition of circus artistry provides delightful summer entertainment for children of all ages. Opening Week Special, June 15-18 – All seats are $10!

The Fabulous Lipitones – 3:00 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
A high note leaves a barbershop quartet without their fourth member just before the national competition. When the voice of Bob is heard through the phone the Lipitones are all ears but when they meet him in person, he’s not quite what they expected. A comedy of misunderstanding, stereotypes, and the path to perfect harmony. The Fabulous Lipitones written by John Markus and Mark St. Germain, with original music by Rancy Courts, and original lyrics by Mark St. Germain will play from June 1, 2016 through June 19, 2016 in the Gompertz Theatre. Tickets are available online by clicking the links or by calling the FST Box Office at 941-366-9000.

Hetty Feather – 3:30 pm | $18-$62. Families of 4 get 15% off the ticket price. At least 2 people in the group must be 18 or younger.
Asolo Repertory Theatre 5555 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34243
Charles Dickens meets Orphan Annie meets the Circus in this smashing new play that took the U.K. by storm. Straight from London’s West End, HETTY FEATHER makes its U.S. Premiere at Asolo Repertory in June. Based on Dame Jacqueline Wilson’s best-selling novel, Hetty is a feisty young 19th century redhead with an indomitable imagination and a zest for adventure. Left at the not-so-tender mercies of the Foundling Hospital as a baby, Hetty’s quest to find her true home takes her from the English countryside to the traveling circus to the mean streets of London, all by way of thrilling aerial and circus feats, live music and spectacular story-telling. A true celebration of the random nature of life, this is a must-see theatrical adventure for all ages. FAMILY PACKAGES ARE AVAILABLE!

Summer Circus Spectacular – 5:00 pm | $50
The Ringling 5401 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, FL 34243
Join us in celebrating 10 years of Summer Circus Spectacular! The fun begins at 5:00 p.m. with a performance of this year’s show, followed by a gala reception with the artists at 6:00. Hors doeuvres, complimentary beer, wine, and soft drinks will be served. A cash bar will be available. Tickets for the 10th Anniversary Celebration may be purchased by calling 941-360-7399 or online.

Casey Key: Nokomis Beach Drum Circle – 6:00 pm | Free
Nokomis Public Beach 201 South Casey Key Road Nokomis, FL 34275
The Drum Circle is one of Casey Key’s most unique and celebrated events. On any given Saturday and Wednesday evening one will encounter the rhythmic beats, amateur belly dancing, children playing, and the most amazing sunsets anywhere.

“Come Fly With Me!” The Sammy Cahn Songbook – 6:00 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
Come fly with me as we travel through the Sammy Cahn Songbook – the most recorded songwriter of the 20th century. Featuring songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Mario Lanza, Doris Day, Bing Crosby, Jo Stafford and more. Featuring songs such as Come Fly with Me, Three Coins in the Fountain, High Hopes, and All the Way.

Louie Anderson – 7:00 pm | $34
McCurdy’s Comedy Theater 1923 Ringling Blvd Sarasota, FL 34236
Emmy Award Winning Actor/Comedian Louie Anderson. One of the hottest Comics on Earth in the 80’s & 90’s regularly

featured on every Late Night Talk Show, several TV Series, & Films like Grace Under Fire and Coming To America. He hosted game show Family Feud. He currently stars with Zach Galifanakis on the Louis CK FX network series ‘Baskets’.

Europe Meets America – 8:00 pm | $29-$65. Range1: USD 29,Range2: USD 65.
Sarasota Opera House 61 N. Pineapple Avenue Sarasota, FL 34236
Saturday Symphony Immediately at its onset, Copland’s Clarinet Concerto transfixes you with its beauty. Nevertheless, its beauty is surrounded with a sad edge, perhaps in remembrance of a lost love. Former Festival student and world renowned clarinetist Moran Katz is the perfect choice to bring these intense emotions to the Sarasota stage. The best of Haydn’s spirited Paris Symphonies joins Mendelssohn’s Italian Symphony to whisk listeners away to a musical tour of Europe. Mendelssohn’s Symphony is beloved for its elegance and simple charm. End Time: 10:00 pm. Category: Arts | Performing Arts | Music. Tickets: http://atnd.it/55043-0 evvnt – Single Submission Event Marketing – powered by www.evvnt.com – @evvnt #evvntPlatform

The Fabulous Lipitones – 8:00 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
A high note leaves a barbershop quartet without their fourth member just before the national competition. When the voice of Bob is heard through the phone the Lipitones are all ears but when they meet him in person, he’s not quite what they expected. A comedy of misunderstanding, stereotypes, and the path to perfect harmony. The Fabulous Lipitones written by John Markus and Mark St. Germain, with original music by Rancy Courts, and original lyrics by Mark St. Germain will play from June 1, 2016 through June 19, 2016 in the Gompertz Theatre. Tickets are available online by clicking the links or by calling the FST Box Office at 941-366-9000.

Passerine CD Release Concert – 8:00 pm | $10
Fogartyville Community Media & Arts Center 525 Kumquat Court Sarasota, FL
Join the Sarasota Community and local Americana band, Passerine, as we celebrate the release of their new CD ‘Harbingers’. For tickets and more information go to www.WSLR.org or call 941-894-6469

“Come Fly With Me!” The Sammy Cahn Songbook – 9:00 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
Come fly with me as we travel through the Sammy Cahn Songbook – the most recorded songwriter of the 20th century. Featuring songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Mario Lanza, Doris Day, Bing Crosby, Jo Stafford and more. Featuring songs such as Come Fly with Me, Three Coins in the Fountain, High Hopes, and All the Way.

Jah Movement Reggae Band – 9:30 pm | $5
The Five O’clock Club 1930 Hillview St. Sarasota, FL 34239
Reggae music with a touch of R & B and Soul. www.facebook.com/pages/Jah-Movement-Reggae-Band/1422762028029428

Louie Anderson – 9:30 pm | $34
McCurdy’s Comedy Theater 1923 Ringling Blvd Sarasota, FL 34236
Emmy Award Winning Actor/Comedian Louie Anderson. One of the hottest Comics on Earth in the 80’s & 90’s regularly featured on every Late Night Talk Show, several TV Series, & Films like Grace Under Fire and Coming To America. He hosted game show Family Feud. He currently stars with Zach Galifanakis on the Louis CK FX network series ‘Baskets’.

Sarasota Design Conference – All Day | $100-$325
Hyatt Regency 1000 Boulevard of the Arts Sarasota , FL 34234
The American Institute of Architects, Florida Gulf Coast Chapter’s biennial event. National and international speakers will be discussing their work around the theme ‘Designing to the Challenge’.

SUNDAY JUNE 19TH

MLT Sarasota Triathlon – 8:00 am | Free
Nathan Benderson Park 5851 Nathan Benderson Circle Sarasota, FL 34235
Parking fee may apply. For more information please visit: http://www.endurancesportswire.com/major-league-triathlon- heading-to-sarasota-fl-in-june-16/

Southern Regional Water Ski Tournament – 8:00 am | Free
Ski-A-Rees Water Ski Show 1602 Ken Thompson Parkway Sarasota, FL 34236
The Sarasota Ski-A-Rees will be hosting the Southern Regional Water Ski Show Tournament. Four teams from Florida will be skiing a 1 hour cypress gardens style show. There will also be individual competitions in various events.

Flea Market – 9:00 am | Free
Farm and Flea Market 5115 SR 776 Venice, FL 34293
THE DOME FLEA MARKET IS A MUST SEE! LOTS OF GREAT SHOPPING AND GREAT PEOPLE! SHOPPING LIKE IT USE TO BE!!

The Fathers and Fenders Car Show – 9:00 am | Free
Five Points Park 100 Central Ave Sarasota, FL 34236
For those with a passion for cars, the fathers and Fenders car show presented by, the down town merchant association, presents the 4th annual fenders car show. The response from attendees to the fathers and Fenders show in recent years were overwhelmingly positive. We expect this year to be as phenomenal! What an excellent way to celebrate father’s day. Whether it’s the next range-topping electric car, classic car or a new high-dollar luxury cruiser; you will find it all at this car show

Fathers Glide Free – 10:00 am | $68-$88. Tax and gratuity not included
Pleasure Florida Guided Segway Tours
677 N. Washington Blvd. Executive Suites #21 Sarasota, FL 34236
Thank your dad by taking him on a super fun and informative Segway tour of downtown Sarasota or the Bayfront! Dads glide free with one paid admission!

Dads Are #1 With Free Admission on Father’s Day – 10:00 am | $0-$17.98. Free for kids 3 and under; $12.99 for kids 4- 16; $17.99 for adults; $16.99 for seniors 65 and older.
Sarasota Jungle Gardens 3701 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, FL 34234
Show Dad that he is #1 with a family trip to Sarasota Jungle Gardens on Father’s Day, June, 19. Dads and grand dads receive free admission with the purchase of their son or daughters regularly priced same day admission. Families can enjoy feeding flamingos, watching interactive animal shows and exploring 10 acres of jungle paradise in the heart of Sarasota.

Vintage Market – 10:00 am | Free
Vintiquity Lane 1540 North Lime Ave Sarasota, FL 34237
VINTIQUITY LANE Voted ‘Best of 2016’, by Sarasota Magazine, come and see what all the talk is about!! We have over 9000 sq. ft. of great vintage finds. You will see relics from a French Countryside, vintage nautical treasures, a designer of repurposed, refashioned women’s clothes. You will find all kinds of vintage from mid-century modern, Industrial, Coastal Chic to UPcylced, reinvented items, there is also a metal smith that creates unique pieces of jewelry…….I could go on, but you have to see for yourself, everything that Vintiquity Lane holds. Watch our Instagram @vintiquitylane and facebook for sneak peek of items for sale on Market Weekend.

24th Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival – 10:00 am | Free
Downtown Venice 220 Miami Avenue Venice, FL 34285
Located in Sarasota County, this event precludes the popular March Art Classic. Some of the nation’s best crafters will converge along Miami Avenue, one of Venice’s popular downtown streets. Peruse booths filled with stained glass, photography, personalized products for children and dogs alike, and much more! Stroll our Green Market for plants, handmade soaps, tangy BBQ sauces, and live orchids.

Celebrate Fathers Day With A Complimentary Draft Beer Or Bloody Mary For Dad! – 11:00 am | $14.95-$32.95 Pier 22 1200 1st Avenue West Bradenton, FL 34205
Pier 22 Restaurant, Patio, Ballroom & Catering, located in Downtown Bradenton on the Manatee River, announces that all Dads dining at Pier 22 on Father’s Day will receive their choice of a complimentary Draft Beer or Bloody Mary. Pier 22 serves a delicious Father’s Day Brunch Buffet from 11am 3pm on Sunday, June, 19, 2016. The Brunch Buffet includes a ham and prime rib carving station, eggs Benedict, sushi display, omelet station, shrimp and grits, sausage, bacon, eggs, biscuits and gravy, breakfast potatoes, Belgian waffles, salad, fruit, Danishes and pastries, fish, chicken Florentine, cheese tortellini alfredo, garden vegetables and more. The buffet is $32.95 for adults and $14.95 for children 12 and younger. Pier 22 also offers Father’s Day Dinner Specials from 4pm featuring an 8oz, 12oz or 16oz Prime Rib Dinner slowly cooked and hand carved to order, served with garlic mashed potatoes and grilled asparagus. The full dinner menu is also available from 4pm. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 941.748.8087, or online at www.pier22dining.com. Pier 22 is centrally located in historical Downtown Bradenton on the Manatee River at 1200 1st Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34205. Open daily for lunch, dinner and Sunday Brunch.

Father’s Day Brunch & Brew – 11:30 am | $80
World Of Beer 1888 Main Street Sarasota, FL 34236
Ticket Includes: Your choice of endless Mimosas, Beermosas or regular Bloody Mary’s Your choice of breakfast item Craft beer pint at the next 3 brew stops Brewery tours and beer education Brew Thru SRQ cup Brew thru SRQ koozie Brew Thru SRQ tote bag Transportation on Siesta Trolley Professional pictures of you, friends, and the day Unlimited water

Happy Hour at Lono Tiki Bar – 12:00 pm | Free
Bentley’s Boutique Hotel 1660 South Tamiami Trail Osprey, FL 34229
We have Happy Hour every day from 12pm-7pm! Happy Hour includes $2 Bud Light and Miller Light Draft Beers, $3 House Wines, and our Well Mixed Drinks for $3.50!

Hetty Feather – 1:00 pm | $18-$62. Families of 4 get 15% off the ticket price. At least 2 people in the group must be 18 or younger.
Asolo Repertory Theatre 5555 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34243
Charles Dickens meets Orphan Annie meets the Circus in this smashing new play that took the U.K. by storm. Straight from London’s West End, HETTY FEATHER makes its U.S. Premiere at Asolo Repertory in June. Based on Dame Jacqueline Wilson’s best-selling novel, Hetty is a feisty young 19th century redhead with an indomitable imagination and a zest for adventure. Left at the not-so-tender mercies of the Foundling Hospital as a baby, Hetty’s quest to find her true home takes her from the English countryside to the traveling circus to the mean streets of London, all by way of thrilling aerial and circus feats, live music and spectacular story-telling. A true celebration of the random nature of life, this is a must-see theatrical adventure for all ages. FAMILY PACKAGES ARE AVAILABLE!

“The Damnation of Faust” by Hector Berlioz – 1:30 pm | $20
Sarasota Opera House 61 N. Pineapple Avenue Sarasota, FL 34236
Straight from the Opera de Paris, this HD screening captures every detail of Alvis Hermanis’ stunning production of The Damnation of Faust, which premiered in December 2015. This visually arresting new staging brings out the theatricality in Hector Berlioz’s masterpiece, composed as a result of his lifelong obsession with Goethe’s story about a man who sells his soul to the devil.

The Fabulous Lipitones – 2:00 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
A high note leaves a barbershop quartet without their fourth member just before the national competition. When the voice of Bob is heard through the phone the Lipitones are all ears but when they meet him in person, he’s not quite what they expected. A comedy of misunderstanding, stereotypes, and the path to perfect harmony. The Fabulous Lipitones written by John Markus and Mark St. Germain, with original music by Rancy Courts, and original lyrics by Mark St. Germain will play from June 1, 2016 through June 19, 2016 in the Gompertz Theatre. Tickets are available online by clicking the links or by calling the FST Box Office at 941-366-9000.

“Come Fly With Me!” The Sammy Cahn Songbook – 2:00 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
Come fly with me as we travel through the Sammy Cahn Songbook – the most recorded songwriter of the 20th century. Featuring songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Mario Lanza, Doris Day, Bing Crosby, Jo Stafford and more. Featuring songs such as Come Fly with Me, Three Coins in the Fountain, High Hopes, and All the Way.

Student Recital 2 – 3:00 pm | $5-$10. G/a: USD 5,Balcony: USD 10.
Holley Hall 709 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34236
Student Recital Student ensembles perform works of their choice in recital. End Time: 5:00 pm. Category: Arts | Performing Arts | Music. Tickets: http://atnd.it/55046-0 evvnt – Single Submission Event Marketing – powered by www.evvnt.com – @evvnt #evvntPlatform

Hetty Feather – 5:30 pm | $18-$56. Family packages are available at 800-361-8388.
Asolo Repertory Theatre 5555 N. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34243
U.S. PREMIERE HETTY FEATHER Asolo Repertory Theatre June 2-26Based on the book by Jacqueline Wilson Adapted for the stage by Emma Reeves Directed by Sally Cookson Charles Dickens meets Orphan Annie meets Cirque du Soleil in this smashing new play that has taken the U.K. by storm. Based on Jacqueline Wilson’s best-selling novel, Hetty Feather is a feisty young 19th century redhead with an indomitable imagination and a zest for adventure. Left at the not-so-tender mercies of the Foundling Hospital as a baby, Hetty’s quest to find her true home takes her from the English countryside to the traveling circus to the mean streets of London, all by way of thrilling aerial and circus feats, live music and spectacular story- telling. A true celebration of the random nature of life, this is a must-see theatrical adventure for all ages.

Synia Carroll with Billy Marcus – 6:00 pm | Free
The Starlite Room 1001 Cocoanut Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
What better way to spend a Sunday evening than with the enchanting voice of Synia Carroll? The music starts at 6. See you at the Starlite!

Mike Rivera – 7:00 pm | $15
McCurdy’s Comedy Theater 1923 Ringling Blvd Sarasota, FL 34236
As seen on The View, Mike Rivera was Voted America’s Funniest Teacher. As Americas Most Hilarious Teacher, Mike Rivera is a versatile performer who brings high energy with a brazen sense of humor for one knockout show in and out of the classroom.

“Come Fly With Me!” The Sammy Cahn Songbook – 7:30 pm | $36-$39
Florida Studio Theatre 1241 North Palm Ave. Sarasota, FL 34236
Come fly with me as we travel through the Sammy Cahn Songbook – the most recorded songwriter of the 20th century. Featuring songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Mario Lanza, Doris Day, Bing Crosby, Jo Stafford and more. Featuring songs such as Come Fly with Me, Three Coins in the Fountain, High Hopes, and All the Way.

Nat Keza N The Felines Party Take Over – 9:00 pm | Free
Five O’ Clock Club 1930 Hillview St Sarasota, FL 34239 www.facebook.com/Nat-Keza-N-The-Felines-563701917113744/?fref=ts