Independence Day also known as the Fourth of July celebrates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. It is associated with fireworks, parades, backyard BBQ, 5ks and more. Here is what you can experience in the Sarasota, Florida and surrounding areas:
Historic Spanish Point: A special Independence Day Celebration by John Webb!
The Choral Artists of Sarasota: Presents the Sounds of Independence
Nathan Benderson Park: Festive 4 miler race around the lake and spectacular fireworks
Selby Gardens: Enjoy an All American Barbeque, DJ and fireworks over Sarasota Bay
Bayfront Park and Island Park: View the Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival and Fireworks Spectacular
Siesta Key: 29th Annual 4th of July Fireworks Display
Venice Beach & Nokomis Beach: Watch fireworks fired from the south Venice Jetty
Longboat Key: The Annual Freedom Fest and Hot Diggity Dog Parade
Have a safe and happy Fourth of July!