Preview

Venice Theatre Kicks Off 2018-19 Season Next Month

Musicals, comedies and a bit of drama are in the mix.

08/15/2018 By Kay Kipling

Off-season's Greetings

Christmas in July in Downtown Venice

Venice shops and restaurants offer great deals and holiday fun on July 20 and 21.

07/17/2018 By Pam Daniel

A Fiery Fourth

Where to Watch South County Fireworks

Four top spots, from South Jetty to North Port.

06/29/2018 By Pam Daniel

On Stage

On Stage in Venice at the AACT World Fest

A look at the opening production at Venice Theatre.

06/22/2018 By Kathryn Parks

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

The World Onstage

International Thespians Arrive for a Festival of Plays at Venice Theatre

AACT Worldfest takes place June 18-23.

06/01/2018 By Kay Kipling

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

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

8 Great

8 Great: Art Spaces

The Venice area is a haven for visual artistry.

03/02/2018 By Su Bryon

Hot, Hot, Hot

8 Great Romance Hotspots

Here's where and how to spend Valentine’s Day in Venice.

02/08/2018 By Su Byron

Private Lives

Meet Venice Symphony Concertmaster Marcus Ratzenboeck

It’s full circle for new Venice Symphony concertmaster Marcus Ratzenboeck.

01/01/2018 By Ilene Denton

Season Preview

Your Guide to Venice 2017-18 Arts and Entertainment

Our must-see shows of the 2017-18 arts and entertainment season.

10/25/2017 By Kay Kipling

Season Preview

Banjos by the Water Keeps Music by the Myakka River

For 30 years or so, the Gulf Coast Banjo Society has been adding to the ambiance of Snook Haven.

10/25/2017 By Kay Kipling