South County Events Calendar

Our Events Calendar is a partial list of events in Venice, North Port, Wellen Park, Nokomis, Englewood, Boca Grande, and the surrounding area. Most of the postings are linked to the event website where you can learn more. We do not make assumptions about the date of future events even if they occur every year. Official updates and requests for new postings are welcome at

2022 Events:
Jan 15-16 – Rotary Art Festival at Venice Airport
Jan 21-23 – Englewood Seafood & Music Festival 
Jan 29-30 Downtown Venice Craft Festival
Jan 29Englewood Beer Fest
Feb 23-24-25Boca Grande Film Festival 
Mar Date TBA – Downtown Venice Art Classic
Mar Date TBA – Boca Grande Masters Art Festival
Date TBA
Dearborn Street Wine Walk with Vino Loco Wine Bar & Restaurant
Mar Date TBA Venice Book Fair & Writer’s Festival
Mar Date TBA Suncoast BBQ Bluegrass Bash
Mar 26-27
 – Englewood Rotary Spring Fine Arts Festival
Apr Date TBA – Venice Chalk Festival
Apr Date TBA – Venice Sharks Tooth Festival
May Date TBA  Englewood Seafood & Music Festival
May 31 – Myakka River Blues Festival at Snook Haven
June Date TBA – Boca Grande Tarpon Tournament
June Date TBA Downtown Venice Craft Festival
July 4 – Venice Fireworks Launched from South Jetty
July 4 – North Port Freedom Festival
July 4Englewood Firecracker Festival
July Date TBA – Christmas in July Arts and Crafts Show at Englewood Sports Complex
Sept Date TBA – Englewood Pioneer Days
Sept Date TBAVenice Craft Festival
Date TBAVenice Sun Fiesta
Sept Date TBA Let’s Eat Englewood
Oct Date TBA – Sky Family YMCA Sand Bar Half Marathon & 5K
Nov Date TBA – Venice Holiday Parade
Nov Date TBA Englewood Beach Waterfest
Dec Date TBA Englewood Winter Fine Arts Festival
Dec Date TBA
Venice Christmas Boat Parade
Dec Date TBA – North Port Poinsettia Parade & Festival

2023 Events:

Seasonal Events
Venice Farmer’s Market – Sat 8am-1pm thru March (8am-Noon April thru September)
Englewood Farmers Market / Dearborn Street Market – Thurs 9am-2pm Oct thru May