Beach Bar Bash

Sharky’s on the Pier Named Florida’s Best Beach Bar

Join the victory party on June 10.

06/06/2018 By Pam Daniel

Meet the Maestro

Troy Quinn Named Music Director for Venice Symphony

The 33-year-old conductor brings a versatile background to Venice.

06/05/2018 By Pam Daniel

Cheers!

Wine Walk Returns to Venice

Sip, shop and nibble on June 7.

05/31/2018 By Nick Sperry

Wild Child

A Fun Kids’ Scavenger Hunt at Osprey’s Bay Preserve

The Jungle in Your Backyard combines nature and art.

05/29/2018 By Pam Daniel

Flashback

Early Southwest Florida Settlers Feasted on Sea Turtles

The now-endangered sea turtles once were a plentiful source of food.

05/22/2018 By Pam Daniel

Tervis Time

Tervis’ Osprey Store Is Celebrating Its 50th Anniversary

Festivities include tent sale, scavenger hunt and the opportunity to build your own tumbler.

05/16/2018 By Vanessa Blankenship

Concert Planner

Venice Symphony Announces 2018-2019 Season

For its 45th annual season, the symphony will present seven concerts.

05/08/2018 By Pam Daniel

Seafood Sensation

Venice Seafood & Music Festival Returns May 5 and 6

Great food and music in Centennial Park.

05/02/2018 By Pam Daniel

Smokin' Hot

Venice’s Suncoast BBQ & Bluegrass Bash Returns

Great food and music at the Venice Airport Festival grounds April 20 and 21.

04/20/2018 By Pam Daniel

Showtime!

Venice Institute for the Performing Arts Announces its 2018/2019 Season

Sixteen really big shows, from rock tributes and opera to dazzling dance.

04/12/2018 By Pam Daniel

Jaws: The Festival

Venice Shark's Tooth Festival Runs April 13-15

The 26th annual celebration offer fossils, food and family fun.

04/05/2018 By Pam Daniel

Floating Musuems

Two Columbus-Era Replica Ships Visit Venice

The public is invited aboard for historical tours.

03/29/2018 By Pam Daniel

Close Call

A Venice Retiree Played a Key Role in the Cuban Missile Crisis

In 1962, Brigadier General (retired) Jerry McIlmoyle, 33 years old and a Captain in the Air Force, was a member of an elite team of pilots who flew the ultra-secret U-2 spy plane over Cuba.

03/20/2018 By Michael Tougias

Treasure in the Sand

How Venice Came to be Known as the Shark Tooth Capital of the World

Shark teeth abound in Venice.

03/06/2018 By Tony D'Souza

Fit Life

11 Ways to Get—and Stay—Fit in Venice

Kim and Laura Hackett find all sorts of ways to get into shape in our great outdoors.

03/06/2018 By Kim Hackett and Laura Hackett

All in the Family

Driving Success for Three Generations

Car man Bill Buck’s family carries on his tradition.

03/02/2018 By Laura Hackett

8 Great

8 Great: Art Spaces

The Venice area is a haven for visual artistry.

03/02/2018 By Su Bryon

Private Lives

Sarasota County Commissioner Charles Hines Values the Environment

“If you choose to move back to the area like I did, you want to make it better."

03/02/2018 By Ilene Denton

Shop Talk

Trend Report: Loving Lavender

Soak up one of the trendiest colors of the spring season.

03/02/2018 By Emma Burke

In Season

In Season: Meyer Lemons

Try some local lemons.

03/02/2018 By Hannah Wallace