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 are welcome at

2024 Events:
Jan 8-21 – Mr. Swindle’s Traveling Peculiarium
Jan 20-21
Rotary Art Festival at Venice Airport
Jan 27-28
Downtown Venice Craft Festival
Jan 28
Englewood Beer Fest
Feb 2-4 – Englewood Seafood & Music Festival
Feb 11 –
 Cracker Fair
March 2-3
 – Downtown Venice Art Classic
March 10-12 Englewood Shrimp & Music Festival
March 25-26
Englewood Rotary Spring Fine Arts Festival
April Date TBA BBQ & Bluegrass Hoot-n-Annie
April Date TBA Venice Sharks Tooth Festival
Apr Date TBA – Englewood Earth Day
May Date TBA Boca Grande Tarpon Tournament
July 4 – Venice Fireworks Launched from South Jetty
July 4 – North Port Freedom Festival
Sept Date TBA – Venice Craft Festival
Sept Date TBA Let’s Eat Englewood
Oct Date TBA – Venice Sun Fiesta
Nov Date TBA Englewood Beach Waterfest
Nov Date TBA
– Venice Holiday Parade
Dec Date TBA Englewood Winter Fine Arts Festival
Dec Date TBA
Venice Christmas Boat Parade
Dec Date TBA – Englewood Invitational Art Festival

Seasonal Events
Venice Farmer’s Market – Sat 8am-1pm Year Round
Englewood Farmers Market / Dearborn Street Market – Thurs 9am-2pm Oct through March