The Sunshine State is starting to feel slightly cooler temperatures and lower humidity. That can only mean one thing: fall is finally here! The change of the season means exciting activities in and around Siesta Key. Read below to discover things to do in October.
Fruitville Grove’s Pumpkin Festival - Every Saturday in October
Pumpkin season is finally here and what better way to celebrate than the Fruitville Grove’s Pumpkin Festival. This family-friendly event occurs every Saturday in October and features a pumpkin patch, games, a petting zoo and more! Admission is free and parking is $5. More information is available here.
Siesta Key Drum Circle - Sundays
Every Sunday before the sunset, the Siesta Key Drum Circle comes together south of the main pavilion on Siesta Beach. This free event brings together an eclectic community of spectators, belly dancers and participants. It’s a sight to see that you won’t want to miss!
Yoga on Siesta Beach - Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
Channel your inner yogi when you attend Yoga on Siesta Beach on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays during the fall. Classes are $10 per person and start at 9:00 a.m. and end at 10:30 a.m. Find out more here.
Set The Bar Cocktail Competition - Saturday, October 15
The best mixologists in the Sarasota-Manatee area will create a cocktail judged by an expert panel and attendees of the 5th Annual Set The Bar Cocktail Competition. You will enjoy live entertainment, raffles, and food presented by local restaurants. Best of all, event proceeds will benefit Embracing Our Differences, a nonprofit organization dedicated to celebrating diversity and open-mindedness through art and education. You can learn more about the event here.
37th Annual Halloween Safe Treats - Saturday, October 30
On Saturday, October 30, the Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce will host the 37th Annual Halloween Safe Treats events. Bring your little ones to trick or treat and look for participating businesses displaying festive balloons in Siesta Key Village and South Siesta Key from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Painting With A Twist Halloween Family Time - Sunday, October 24
Join the pARTy suitable for all ages at Painting With A Twist’s Halloween Family Time. Feel free to bring your own food and drinks - plastic cups will be provided, although you are welcome to bring a glass. Admission is $25 per person.
We hope this list inspires your fall calendar! Hope to see you soon here at Tropical Beach Resorts.