ST. ARMAND’S ART FEST – 28th Annual St. Armands Art Festival (Sarasota, Florida) Free Admission
St. Armands Circle in Sarasota, Fl. Directions: Take I-75 to exit 38, (Bee Ridge). Go west to Hwy 41. Take Hwy 41 North until you come to John Ringling Blvd. Take John Ringling Blvd. to St. Armands Key. This will take you directly into St. Armands.
Parking: There is a new parking lot – use it. The day we went it cost 50 cents an hour.
Just off the coast from Sarasota, after a quick drive over scenic bridges, lies St Armands Key, an island away from all the activity of the mainland. Unique in concept, history, and beauty, St. Armands provides an unforgettable experience for visitors from all over the world. Set amidst a tropical paradise, St. Armands is an enchanting circle of fine shops and gourmet restaurants, sure to provide a memorable experience for all.
The St. Armand’s Circle Art Festival hosts 150 artists in town annually. The event offers art from a broad spectrum of mediums including sculpture, photography, glass, paintings, ceramics, jewelry, mixed media and more!
Q-TIPS SAY: One of the Better Art Fest around. All kinds of art/crafts/jewelry to enjoy.
Always something new and exciting along with the many surrounding stores and restaurants make for a fun day. Then go to one of the many good restaurants in St. Armand’s or Long Boat Key, Anna Marie.