Tag: "Siesta Key entertainment"

Who's Playing Tonight

Who’s Playing Tonight

September 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

An interview with Bain Beakley By Mike Sales Mon through Fri, I roll my gear off of the BluQue patio stage at 3 O’Clock, to make way for Bain Beakley, who plays the happy hour spot 3:30-5:30pm. I’ve come to know him as friendly, talented and a great networker…he seems to know everyone. I interviewed […]

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Beach Reads

Beach Reads

August 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

“The Ocean at the End of the Lane” by Neil Gaiman c.2013, William Morrow                     $25.99 / $27.99 Canada                      181 pages Your mother loves to reminisce. “Remember when…” she says before launching into some often-embarrassing story about something that happened years ago. “Remember when,” two words that make you scramble to recall whatever she’s talking about. […]

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Who's Playing Tonight?

Who’s Playing Tonight?

August 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

An Interview with Sandi Grecco By: Mike Sales I recently read an article that listed Sarasota as having the 6th largest per-capita concentration of professional musicians. The list of talented players is long, but when you ask about really good drummers, Sandi Grecco is one of the names you’ll hear first. I managed to get […]

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Who's Playing Tonight?

Who’s Playing Tonight?

July 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Mike Sales Shawn Bowen, is a familiar attendee of Siesta Key’s Sunday night drum circle. I met him at his workspace retreat, conceived by one of the original Selby Garden landscapers and hidden at the end of a canopy road, landscaped with lush exotic Florida trees and plants. WPT: How long have you been […]

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Selby Gardens Opening Anniversary

Selby Gardens Opening Anniversary

July 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

Selby Gardens opening anniversary July 7 By Paul Roat It seems somehow ironic that the iconic Selby name today is renown in Sarasota history, yet historically Bill and Marie Selby were virtually unknown during their 60-plus years in the city. The Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, an 11-acre tract of lush landscaping on Sarasota Bay just […]

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Captain's Report for July 2013

Captain’s Report for July 2013

July 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

Capt Jim Klopfer’s Fishing Forecast for July 2013 By Captain Klopfer Captain Jim Klopfer's Fishing Forecast for May 2013 Adventure Charters / 941-371-1390 / http://fishingsiestakey.com July fishing can be excellent, but tactics need to be a little different and windows of opportunity are smaller.  It is simply too hot to fish in the middle of […]

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Arts on the Horizon

Arts on the Horizon

July 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Jaye Clements Photos by Sarasota Photography Sarasota is known for its magnificent cultural experiences.  The best of the best performances!  We have it all…Opera, Symphonies, Theatre, Ballet, and more.  It’s a mecca for the arts!  We’ve covered the arts all season long.  What’s going on when the snowbirds head home and many of the […]

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Who's Playing Tonight

Who’s Playing Tonight

June 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

An Interview With Cort Farris By Mike Sales Thursday is the night I play in the Village. On my break, I take a walk up the street around the corner to the Local Bean. Jen (owner) always knows I’m in a hurry, and whips up a fantastic coffee drink and sends me on my way […]

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