Siesta Beach Seafood & Music Festival .... [CANCELED]

December 4-6, 2020, Siesta Key Pavilion, Siesta Key

--  CANCELED  --

Please check back in the coming months for the fall 2020 and winter/spring 2021 event schedule.

Until then, be safe and stay well.



Come share in the festivities of the 5th Annual Siesta Beach Seafood & Music Festival in Siesta Beach, FL. The event runs December 4-6, 2020 and is graciously hosted by Sarasota County with the Humane Society of Sarasota County (HSSC) a special guest.


The event begins Friday December 6 with hours noon-9pm and continues Saturday 11am-9pm and Sunday 11am-6pm. Bring family and friends to enjoy fresh seafood and outstanding live musical performances. General admission is $5 with children age 12 and younger FREE.


This event will offer a variety of seafood, cooked fresh on site. Seafood dishes are prepared using fresh, local and sustainable ocean resources from the Florida Gulf Coast. Select from meat and vegetarian offerings and a diverse menu of side dishes and desserts. Alcoholic, non-alcoholic and fruit drinks are available.


While savoring your meal, relax to some of Florida’s top musical groups from genres such as R&B, blues, jazz, rock and Caribbean sounds. Performers in 2019 were the West Coast Steel Pan Band (jazz, Caribbean), the Verge (classic rock 70’s to present), the Billy Rice Band (country rock), Big Night Out (dance, rock, alternative), RJ Howson (R&B, blues, rock), JP Soars & The Red Hots (soul, blues), Nuthin' Fancy (Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute band) Fleetwood Max (Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band), The Whole Band featuring allie Chappell  (Americana, rock, variety), the Black Honkeys (rock, soul) and Kettle of Fish (rock, blues, reggae).


On the breaks between performances, enjoy shopping in a marketplace of fine arts, crafts, and select fine products and food items.


During the event, the Humane Society will have their "Big Mac" mobile adoption center onsite. Please call ahead (727-542-3000) to confirm hours the HSSC will be onsite. Take a few moments to stop by and say “Hi” to the dedicated staff and meet their extended family of friends awaiting adoption. Perhaps find a new companion while lending support to a wonderful and compassionate organization.


So much to see and do! We will lay the table, all you need do is come and partake in the feast!


NOTE: Nuthin' Fancy (Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Band) is replacing the 

Melody Trucks Band on Saturday from 5:30 - 7 pm.

December 4-6, 2020
Friday noon-9pm; Saturday 11am-9pm; Sunday 11am-6pm
General admission is $5, children age 12 and younger FREE.
Driving Directions

GPS Address: 948 Beach Road, Siesta Beach, FL

From Sarasota to the North

·     Take US-41 south to Siesta Drive (Hwy 758)

·     Turn right and cross onto Bay Isle / Siesta Key

·     Proceed south on Hwy 758 (Higel Avenue) to Ocean Blvd.

·     Turn right onto Ocean Blvd.

·     Proceed through Siesta Key Village and follow Ocean Blvd. to the left

·     Proceed south to Siesta Beach Pavilion

From Osprey to the South

·     Take US-41 north to Hwy 72 (Stickney Point Road)

·     Turn left and cross over the bridge to Siesta Key

·     Proceed to Hwy 758

·     Turn right and proceed north on Hwy 758

·     Turn left onto Beach Road

·     The public beach pavilion is on the left

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