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

2021 Events:
Nov 18-21 Englewood Beach Waterfest
Dec 1-2 Englewood Winter Fine Arts Festival
Dec 4
Venice Christmas Boat Parade
Dec Date TBANorth Port Poinsettia Parade & Festival

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
Feb Date TBA Taste of Boca Grande
Feb Date TBA – Lemon Bay Fest
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
Apr Date TBAEnglewood Earth Day
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

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

Classes on Health, Wellness & Fitness
Englewood Loving Light Yoga Center at 3455 S. Access Road in Englewood (941-473-0135)
Englewood Family YMCA at 701 Medical Blvd. (941-475-1234)