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OEVA Meeting

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015
Regular Meeting: 5:15 p.m.
1390 Old Englewood Rd
Buchan Airport Community Park
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Natural Sarasota

Sarsaota Convention and Visitors Bureau has launched a new website focusing on the natural wonders of Sarasota County.  Read More

Lemon Bay Playhouse

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Lorri Hafer Jazz Quartet Performs at Lemon Bay Playhouse

Mike and Lorri
Lorri and Mike Hafer, source:

We are very fortunate to have the Lorri Hafer jazz quartet appear here in Englewood, at the Lemon Bay Playhouse, on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 7:30pm. Mike and Lorri, a husband and wife keyboard and vocalist duo, perform a strong selection of the best of the Great American Songbook.

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Bowls of Hope

Date:Saturday, March 28th
Time:11:00am - 2:00pm
Location: The Open Studio
380 Old Englewood Road

The Open Studio Pottery and The Real Juice Bar are happy to announce a collaborative effort fundraiser to benefit the Earth TASK Crew summer camp.

Profits generated will go towards the TASK Crew Summer Camp to provide children the opportunity to attend the Summer Camp and learn about and enjoy the outdoors and nature of SW Florida. Each child attending camp will learn to work together to do positive things to enrich the environment and improve our community while having fun doing so.

Tickets cost $30 each and are available for sale in The Open Studio Pottery and The Real Juice Bar. Ticket purchasers will be able to redeem their ticket to select a locally made and unique pottery bowl to keep, which can be filled with soup on the day of the event. The event will be held March 28th on the grounds of the Open Studio. Live music will be provided for everyone's listening pleasure while enjoying a bowl of soup.

We hope you support this worthwhile cause. Watch the video.


34th Annual Spring Fine Arts Festival

Homeward Bound by Debra Purdy
Homeward Bound – Englewood Beach!! by Debra Purdy
Date:Saturday, March 28th &
Sunday, March 29th
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: W Dearborn St, Englewood FL
Presented By: The Rotary Club of Englewood

The Fine Arts Festival draws thousands of visitors to the heart of Englewood. Residents and Visitors will have a chance to meet over 110 artists who are exhibiting and selling their original artwork. These artists and their creations are the Stars of this two-day weekend art show. Every imaginable handmade item is here – fine jewelry, art glass, paintings, photography, ceramics, sculpture and more. It’s a great way to celebrate spring and enjoy the ambiance of Englewood. In addition to the art displays, the festival will feature food & beverages from local restaurants & vendors, live music, and shopping throughout the popular Dearborn Street stores.


Don't Dress for Dinner coming to Lemon Bay Playhouse

Cast Don't Dress for Dinner
The cast members of “Don’t Dress for Dinner” take a short break from rehearsals to pose for a photo. Pictured seated (left to right) are Wendi Scianna (Suzanne), Michelle Neitzel (Suzette) and Victoria Caruso (Jacqueline). Standing (left to right) are Ric Goodwin (Robert), Robert McInnis (George) and Will Horton (Bernard and Director of the show).

For the fifth production of its current season, the Lemon Bay Playhouse will present Don't Dress for Dinner, opening on March 11 and running through April 5, 2015. This play, written by Marc Camoletti and adapted by Robin Hawdon, will be directed by Will Horton.

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Art Alliance Alliance Class Schedule Winter 2015

Art Classes at Lemon Bay Art Alliance
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Winter Fine Arts Festival 2015

artfest-logo-2011-smAn Invitation to Artists: The Winter Fine Arts Festival will once again be presented by Olde Englewood Village Association. It will be held on December 5th and 6th, 2015 from 10am to 4pm each day on West Dearborn Street in charming "Olde Englewood Village".

Artists who which to submit their application for entry should do so prior to November 12, 2015. The Olde Englewood Village Association will be promoting this event well in advance, so don't miss this wonderful opportunity to showcase and sell your work.

To become one of the vendors, please download the application below, fill it out and mail it to the address mentioned in the application form.

We are looking forward to seeing you there!

pdfApplication     pdfRules


Music & Events at Mango Bistro

Music and Events at Mango Bistro

Here is a list of the upcoming live music and events at Mango Bistro! Click on any of the band/event names for more information (a new window/tab will open).