June 22 - August 17, 2018 Friday Fest at Van Wezel
Enjoy an evening on the bay front and some free live music as the 17th annual summer music fest kicks off summer with “Friday Fest” at the Van Wezel with live music by Jah Movement, fronted by hometown hero and vocalist extraordinaire Shantel Norman, Jah Movement plays top 40, Funk, Soul, R&B and Calypso Dance music. Bring your lawn chair or blanket, take in the music along with the beautiful Sarasota sunset and enjoy food and beverage from local vendors. Outside food and drink is prohibited. This free concert series takes place rain or shine, it moves indoors in case of inclement weather. 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.