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GIFT IDEAS / Page 4 Holiday essentials to find the perfect something for everyone PERFECT TIMING / Page 18 Area malls stay open longer to aid you in your shopping needs SHIPPING DEADLINES / Page 28 Make sure your gift reaches that special someone in time SANTA STOPS / Page 34 Don’t miss your chance to see St. Nick this season


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THE CIRCUS ARTS CONSERVATORY / SAILOR CIRCUS

2075 Bahia Vista St., Sarasota, FL 34239 941-355-9805 • circusarts.org

ESCAPE ROOM SARASOTA

Looking for something fun to do with your friends & family over the holiday? Think you have what it takes to Escape? Visit Sarasota’s best escape experience! Try to get out of the Cabin in the Woods or put your sleuthing skills to the test in our newest room- The Detective. Gift certificates are available too in case you want to challenge others to beat your time!

SARASOTA TROLLEY 941-346-3115 • sarasotatrolley.com

When it’s time to celebrate…let us drive. Sarasota’s only vintageinspired, true open-air chartered trolley service is perfect for weddings and receptions, rehearsal dinners, parties, birthdays, pub crawls, meeting groups, sports events, holiday lights tours (open seating Dec. 10 - 24), and more. Let us make the ride special on your special day…wherever you want to go.

A M I OUTFITTERS COASTAL GEAR & APPAREL

838 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-365-2494 • theplayers.org

Give the unique gift of live theatre! Grab a “Final Four” subscription to the last four shows of our dynamic 87th season for only $80! You can also purchase a “Flex Pass”subscription of 7 “blank” tickets to use in any way to any of our Broadway Series shows, or purchase a versatile gift certificate for any amount.

The ultimate rod & reel combination to give the discriminating fly fisherman. This newly-introduced saltwater Sage-X rod may become the best-selling premium fly rod of all time. The Tibor reel, made in Florida, holds more world records than any other fly reel on the market today. Perfect his performance with the professional gear at the only fly shop on Anna Maria Island. 221892

THE PLAYERS CENTRE FOR PERFORMING ARTS

401 Pine Ave., Anna Maria, FL 34216 941-254-4996 • amioutfitters.com

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6526 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 941-343-2829 • escaperoomsarasota.com

Circus Tickets are on sale NOW! Celebrate the holiday season circus style when Sailor Circus presents High Flying Holidays. Circus Sarasota’s winter production features circus legend Nik Wallenda and his troupe, as well as international circus artists, under the Big Top. Visit CircusArts.org/Buy-Tickets/, or contact the box office at 941-355-9805. Get your tickets today!


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THE CIRCUS ARTS CONSERVATORY / SAILOR CIRCUS

2075 Bahia Vista St., Sarasota, FL 34239 941-355-9805 • circusarts.org

ESCAPE ROOM SARASOTA

Looking for something fun to do with your friends & family over the holiday? Think you have what it takes to Escape? Visit Sarasota’s best escape experience! Try to get out of the Cabin in the Woods or put your sleuthing skills to the test in our newest room - The Detective. Gift certificates are available too in case you want to challenge others to beat your time!

SARASOTA TROLLEY 941-346-3115 • sarasotatrolley.com

When it’s time to celebrate…let us drive. Sarasota’s only vintageinspired, true open-air chartered trolley service is perfect for weddings and receptions, rehearsal dinners, parties, birthdays, pub crawls, meeting groups, sports events, holiday lights tours (open seating Dec. 10 - 24), and more. Let us make the ride special on your special day…wherever you want to go.

A M I OUTFITTERS COASTAL GEAR & APPAREL

838 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-365-2494 • theplayers.org

Give the unique gift of live theatre! Grab a “Final Four” subscription to the last four shows of our dynamic 87th season for only $80! You can also purchase a “Flex Pass”subscription of 7 “blank” tickets to use in any way to any of our Broadway Series shows, or purchase a versatile gift certificate for any amount.

The ultimate rod & reel combination to give the discriminating fly fisherman. This newly-introduced saltwater Sage-X rod may become the best-selling premium fly rod of all time. The Tibor reel, made in Florida, holds more world records than any other fly reel on the market today. Perfect his performance with the professional gear at the only fly shop on Anna Maria Island. 221892

THE PLAYERS CENTRE FOR PERFORMING ARTS

401 Pine Ave., Anna Maria, FL 34216 941-254-4996 • amioutfitters.com

218958

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6526 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 941-343-2829 • escaperoomsarasota.com

Circus Tickets are on sale NOW! Celebrate the holiday season circus style when Sailor Circus presents High Flying Holidays. Circus Sarasota’s winter production features circus legend Nik Wallenda and his troupe, as well as international circus artists, under the Big Top. Visit CircusArts.org/Buy-Tickets or contact the box office at 941-355-9805. Get your tickets today!


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Tour the Festival Tour the Festival of Trees of Trees Looking for Inspiration this Holiday Season?

Visit Christmas Traditions by Lux-Art Silks and Tour the Festival of Trees! Over 50 decorated Christmas Trees on display. Looking for Inspiration this Christmas Traditions where More is Merrier! Holiday Season? Visit Christmas Traditions by Lux-Art Silks More Pre-Lit Christmas Trees • More Wreaths and Tour the Festival of Trees! Over 50 decorated Trees on• display. MoreChristmas Garlands More Centerpieces Christmas Traditions where More is Merrier! More Silk Poinsettias • More of everything you More Pre-Lit Christmas Trees • More Wreaths More Garlands • More Centerpiecesfor the Holidays! need to Decorate More Silk Poinsettias • More of everything you need to Decorate for the Holidays! www.christmasbyluxart.com

of pre-lit trees! www.christmasbyluxart.com

Showroom - Warehouse Showroom - Warehouse 8155 25th East, Sarasota 8155 25th Ct.Ct. East, Sarasota (1/4-mile North of University Parkway (1/4-mile North of University Parkway on New 301)

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Tour the Festival Tour the Festival of Trees of Trees Looking for Inspiration this Holiday Season?

Visit Christmas Traditions by Lux-Art Silks and Tour the Festival of Trees! Over 50 decorated Christmas Trees on display. Looking for Inspiration this Christmas Traditions where More is Merrier! Holiday Season? Visit Christmas Traditions by Lux-Art Silks More Pre-Lit Christmas Trees • More Wreaths and Tour the Festival of Trees! Over 50 decorated Trees on• display. MoreChristmas Garlands More Centerpieces Christmas Traditions where More is Merrier! More Silk Poinsettias • More of everything you More Pre-Lit Christmas Trees • More Wreaths More Garlands • More Centerpiecesfor the Holidays! need to Decorate More Silk Poinsettias • More of everything you need to Decorate for the Holidays! www.christmasbyluxart.com

of pre-lit trees! www.christmasbyluxart.com

Showroom - Warehouse Showroom - Warehouse 8155 25th East, Sarasota 8155 25th Ct.Ct. East, Sarasota (1/4-mile North of University Parkway (1/4-mile North of University Parkway on New 301)

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COMPLETE DENTISTRY

2225 Stickney Point Rd., Sarasota, FL 34231 941-925-2225 • completedentistry.org

CARLISLE GIFTS

Make sure your smile is camera ready for all those holiday parties and family photo shoots this season. A quick whitening will have you looking and feeling your best. Come visit Dr. Corey Warrenbrand’s private practice and get up to 6 shades lighter & receive half off with our ad in the Gift Guide. Gift Certificates Available.

This holiday season, make gift shopping easy so you can focus on what’s important. Carlisle Gifts offers the newest in fashion, jewelry, home decor...and we have gift cards. From unique to personal, you’ll find what you’re looking for. Plus, free gift wrapping with your purchase! From our family to yours…Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

MOLLY MAID OF SARASOTA, MANATEE & CHARLOTTE COUNTIES

1461 Tallevast Rd., Sarasota, FL 34243 321-474-8064 mollymaid.com/local-house-cleaning/fl/sarasota-manatee-charlotte-counties Holidays are stressful! Choose Molly Maid for all of your holiday cleaning needs, before and after the Holidays. Let us do all the work while you relax and enjoy your family and friends. We even offer gift certificates for those hard to buy for on your list.Happy Holidays from Molly Maid.

ECONOMY TACKLE / DOLPHIN PADDLESPORTS

TREASURE COVE FOR THE VERY THING

6018 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 941-922-9671 • floridakayak.com

4429 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 941.924.3200

Incredibly stable, just get on and go using MirageDrive® leg power. You’ll fly high at exceptional speed, nimbly carving turns using fingertip steering controls. With little set up, go from car, dock or boat to the water in minutes. The Mirage Eclipse takes fitness out the gym and onto the water and under the sun. Take stand-up paddle to a whole new level!

This pineapple beverage dispenser will bring a tropical feel to your holiday celebrations. Come see us for what you need to be the perfect host or the perfect guest! We hope to inspire you with a fresh take on entertaining, gift-giving, and embellishments for your coastal home.

DECEMBER HOLIDAY SALE 12-1-16 THRU 12-31-16

* Sealy Posturepedic: Optimum Gel Memoryfoam & Posturepedic Hybrid. GET UP TO $400.00 OFF! * Beautyrest: Recharge, Recharge Hybrid, Platinum, Platinum Hybrid & Black. GET UP TO $400.00 OFF! * Stearns & Foster: Estate, Lux-Estate, Hybrid & Reserve. GET UP TO $400.00 OFF! * Serta I-Comfort & I-Comfort Hybrid. GET UP TO $400.00 OFF! * We have our own local drivers that have worked for us for up to 10 years (non-contracted). * We have a manager and sales crew that have worked for us for the past 13 plus years. * We are highly experienced, professional and have one of the largest showroom floors in the state, with over 60 beds to choose from.

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3713 Bahia Vista St., Sarasota, FL 34232 941-955-4009 • carlislegifts.com

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SLEEP KING DISCOUNT SLEEP CENTER

1901 HANSEN ST., SARASOTA, FL 1 BLOCK SOUTH OF BEE RIDGE OFF 41 - TURN at TIRE KINGDOM

MON - FRI 8:30 - 8 • SAT 8:30 - 6 • SUN 11 - 6

wned Locally O and Operated

941- 922 - 5271 TOLL FREE 800 -265 - 9124

www.sleepking.net

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COMPLETE DENTISTRY

2225 Stickney Point Rd., Sarasota, FL 34231 941-925-2225 • completedentistry.org

CARLISLE GIFTS

Make sure your smile is camera ready for all those holiday parties and family photo shoots this season. A quick whitening will have you looking and feeling your best. Come visit Dr. Corey Warrenbrand’s private practice and get up to 6 shades lighter & receive half off with our ad in the Gift Guide. Gift Certificates Available.

This holiday season, make gift shopping easy so you can focus on what’s important. Carlisle Gifts offers the newest in fashion, jewelry, home decor...and we have gift cards. From unique to personal, you’ll find what you’re looking for. Plus, free gift wrapping with your purchase! From our family to yours…Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

MOLLY MAID OF SARASOTA, MANATEE & CHARLOTTE COUNTIES

1461 Tallevast Rd., Sarasota, FL 34243 321-474-8064 mollymaid.com/local-house-cleaning/fl/sarasota-manatee-charlotte-counties Holidays are stressful! Choose Molly Maid for all of your holiday cleaning needs, before and after the Holidays. Let us do all the work while you relax and enjoy your family and friends. We even offer gift certificates for those hard to buy for on your list. Happy Holidays from Molly Maid.

ECONOMY TACKLE / DOLPHIN PADDLESPORTS

TREASURE COVE FOR THE VERY THING

6018 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 941-922-9671 • floridakayak.com

4429 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 941.924.3200

Incredibly stable, just get on and go using MirageDrive® leg power. You’ll fly high at exceptional speed, nimbly carving turns using fingertip steering controls. With little set up, go from car, dock or boat to the water in minutes. The Mirage Eclipse takes fitness out of the gym, onto the water and under the sun. Take stand-up paddle to a whole new level!

This pineapple beverage dispenser will bring a tropical feel to your holiday celebrations. Come see us for what you need to be the perfect host or the perfect guest! We hope to inspire you with a fresh take on entertaining, gift-giving and embellishments for your coastal home.

DECEMBER HOLIDAY SALE 12-1-16 THRU 12-31-16

* Sealy Posturepedic: Optimum Gel Memoryfoam & Posturepedic Hybrid. GET UP TO $400.00 OFF! * Beautyrest: Recharge, Recharge Hybrid, Platinum, Platinum Hybrid & Black. GET UP TO $400.00 OFF! * Stearns & Foster: Estate, Lux-Estate, Hybrid & Reserve. GET UP TO $400.00 OFF! * Serta I-Comfort & I-Comfort Hybrid. GET UP TO $400.00 OFF! * We have our own local drivers that have worked for us for up to 10 years (non-contracted). * We have a manager and sales crew that have worked for us for the past 13 plus years. * We are highly experienced, professional and have one of the largest showroom floors in the state, with over 60 beds to choose from.

221896

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3713 Bahia Vista St., Sarasota, FL 34232 941-955-4009 • carlislegifts.com

Y P P A HLIDAYS

O H

SLEEP KING DISCOUNT SLEEP CENTER

1901 HANSEN ST., SARASOTA, FL 1 BLOCK SOUTH OF BEE RIDGE OFF 41 - TURN at TIRE KINGDOM

MON - FRI 8:30 - 8 • SAT 8:30 - 6 • SUN 11 - 6

wned Locally O and Operated

941- 922 - 5271 TOLL FREE 800 -265 - 9124

www.sleepking.net

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MILLER’S DUTCH HAUS FURNITURE

THE POWEL CROSLEY ESTATE

8374 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243 941-722-3244 • powelcrosleytheater.com

Miller’s is a wonderful locally owned gem located next to Detwiler’s Farm Market. With 2 locations in Sarasota you can find gifts for all of the people in your life! They carry unique items like small wooden trains that spell your child’s name to a Murphy wallbed for your out of town guests. They also have many different dining room sets, perfect for the upcoming Holidays!

Theater tickets make great holiday gifts & stocking stuffers! The Crosley Estate is pleased to announce 3 theatrical shows for the 2016-2017 season. Experience Carols & Classics: December 2016; Thrillers, Chillers, & Killers: January 2017 & Radio Theater Live: April 2017. Purchase tickets @ TicketMaster.com and at The Bradenton Area Convention Center Box Office.

DETWILER’S FARM MARKET 6100 N. Lockwood Ridge Rd., Sarasota, FL 34243 941-378-2727 • detwilermarket.com

One of the best kept secrets in Sarasota is quickly becoming the talk of the town. Seafood lovers flock to Detwiler’s for its broad selection, great prices, and reputation for quality and freshness. Their secret? They cut their own fish! Detwiler’s skilled fishmongers will hook you up shrimp, fish, and shellfish so fresh, you’ll think you’re in Boston!

CASA SMERALDA

468 John Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1305 • casasmeralda.com

FLORIDA STUDIO THEATRE

1241 N. Palm Ave., Sarasota ,FL 34236 941-366-9000 • floridastudiotheatre.org

FST is Sarasota’s contemporary theatre, located in the heart of downtown. In it’s 43rd season, FST has a village of five theatres producing Broadway hits, musical revues, improv comedy, and children’s theatre for over 200,000 attendees each year. Hip and historical, entertaining and challenging, FST is where everyone is welcome to come and engage in the art of theatre.

Your host Marie-Louise and her team of friendly, personal stylists and inspired fashion consultants love to guide you through our fashion house with discretion and are creative in showing you the trends you are looking for, helping you personally to find your style. We emphasize on products Made in USA.

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6100 N. Lockwood Ridge Rd., Sarasota, FL 34243 941-960-2942 • dutchhausfurniture.com

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MILLER’S DUTCH HAUS FURNITURE

THE POWEL CROSLEY ESTATE

8374 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243 941-722-3244 • powelcrosleytheater.com

Miller’s is a wonderful locally owned gem located next to Detwiler’s Farm Market. With 2 locations in Sarasota you can find gifts for all of the people in your life! They carry unique items like small wooden trains that spell your child’s name to a Murphy wallbed for your out of town guests. They also have many different dining room sets, perfect for the upcoming Holidays!

Theater tickets make great holiday gifts & stocking stuffers! The Crosley Estate is pleased to announce 3 theatrical shows for the 2016-2017 season. Experience Carols & Classics: December 2016; Thrillers, Chillers & Killers: January 2017 & Radio Theater Live: April 2017. Purchase tickets @ TicketMaster.com and at the Bradenton Area Convention Center Box Office.

DETWILER’S FARM MARKET 6100 N. Lockwood Ridge Rd., Sarasota, FL 34243 941-378-2727 • detwilermarket.com

One of the best kept secrets in Sarasota is quickly becoming the talk of the town. Seafood lovers flock to Detwiler’s for its broad selection, great prices and reputation for quality and freshness. Their secret? They cut their own fish! Detwiler’s skilled fishmongers will hook you up shrimp, fish and shellfish so fresh, you’ll think you’re in Boston!

CASA SMERALDA

468 John Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1305 • casasmeralda.com

FLORIDA STUDIO THEATRE

1241 N. Palm Ave., Sarasota ,FL 34236 941-366-9000 • floridastudiotheatre.org

FST is Sarasota’s contemporary theatre, located in the heart of downtown. In it’s 43rd season, FST has a village of five theatres producing Broadway hits, musical revues, improv comedy and children’s theatre for over 200,000 attendees each year. Hip and historical, entertaining and challenging, FST is where everyone is welcome to come and engage in the art of theatre.

Your host Marie-Louise and her team of friendly, personal stylists and inspired fashion consultants love to guide you through our fashion house with discretion and are creative in showing you the trends you are looking for, helping you personally to find your style. We emphasize on products Made in USA.

221897

HOLIDAY ESSENTIALS

6100 N. Lockwood Ridge Rd., Sarasota, FL 34243 941-960-2942 • dutchhausfurniture.com

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GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE 941.343.2829 | EscapeRoomSRQ.com Between Splash & Harry’s

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CirCus sArAsotA Winter PerforMAnCe fri feb 10 – sun MAr 5, 2017 The Ulla Searing Big Top, Nathan Benderson Park, on the SE corner of the Mall at UTC, University Parkway and I-75 Legendary nik Wallenda and his troupe headline the 20th Anniversary show featuring an impressive array of international circus artists. due to popular demand, an extra week of shows has been added this year. Last year’s shows sold out, so be sure to reserve your tickets early! • Prices: $15 - $55

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Sailor Circus Arena, 2075 Bahia Vista Street, Sarasota, FL 34239 Experience the wonder of the holidays! Come celebrate with the whole family at this annual production featuring over 100 students ages 8-18 as they flip, fly and soar in this exhilarating new show. Grab a cup of cheer — it’s the best time of the year! • Adults $20, Children $15


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SHELLY’S GIFT & CHRISTMAS BOUTIQUE

BARTLETT JEWELERS

Creekwood Crossing I-75 & S.R. 70, Bradenton, FL 34203 941-751-6600

HOLIDAY ESSENTIALS

4420 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231 941-260-8905 • shellysgifts.com

At Bartlett Jewelers, we have established a tradition of trust in the community by offering only the finest in bridal and fashion jewelry and standing behind every sale. We also provide expert jewelry repair services and free jewelry cleaning and inspection.

Discover the Magic of Christmas at Shelly’s Gift & Christmas Boutique. Beautiful gifts including authentic German Nutrcackers from Steinbach® Kurt S. Adler®, Inc., including Santa’s World brand showcase. We have something for everyone including babies, TuTu Cute® and mudpie®. Walk into a winter wonderland!

DER DUTCHMAN RESTAURANT & BAKERY

3713 Bahia Vista St., Sarasota, FL 34232 941-955-8007 • derdutchmansarasota.com

DAISY COTTON

During the holiday season, Der Dutchman is more than just a place to go eat. Let us help make your holidays a little less work for you, so you can focus on what’s important. We offer carryout holiday meals, cookie trays, custom cakes, gift baskets and gift cards. From our family to yours…Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

3847 S School Ave #B, Sarasota, FL 34239 941-925-5833 Daisy Cotton Boutique has the clothes you love to wear. The essentials! Cool, casual, comfortable easy care fashion for our Sarasota lifestyle. Always flattering. Our staff is friendly and helpful. We are your go-to little neighborhood boutique for labels uniquely you.

MARIE SELBY BOTANICAL GARDENS 900 S. Palm Ave., Sarasota, FL 34236 941-366-5731 • selby.org

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Selby Gardens offers ecofriendly and stylish gifts at its Garden Shop that are sure to delight. From handcrafted jewelry like the Calamarie brand that uses natural materials like orange peel and acai seeds, to customized orchid and plant arrangements that are perfect for hostess gifts, you’ll be inspired to give and get this holiday season. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

So Many Possibilities Worth Exploring to Give the Gift of Flooring! Locally Owned for 40 years! Karastan is now at all locations 2510 1st Street West Bradenton, FL 34208 (941) 748-4679

1734 South Tamiami Trail Venice, FL 34293 (941) 493-7441

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HOLIDAY GUESTS Celebrating ARRIVING? 20 Years in the Region

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MASSAGE ENVY, SARASOTA

HOLIDAY PRESSURE RELIEVED The holiday season is the time to show the loved ones in your life how much you care. Until December 24, when you buy $100 in gift cards get a free $25 promo gift card and when you buy $150 in gift cards get a free $50 promo card* In location only, offer not valid online.

JUST BECAUSE

7 S. Blvd. of the Presidents, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1939 justbecausesarasota.com Just/Because is proud to be celebrating the start of our third year in business and showcasing more than 60 American Artists. These cottage industry crafts are all handmade with distinction. We have an incredible selection of gifts perfect for you, your home or “Just/Because.”

THE ARTFUL GIRAFFE ART & GIFT GALLERY 1861 Fruitville Rd., Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-3700 • theartfulgiraffe.com

Discover our happy gallery of fine artisan-crafted art and gifts that your friends and family will be thrilled to receive this holiday season! From wall art to jewelry, fused and stained glass, ceramics, home decor, fashion accessories, soap and spa products, and more, come see what our talented artists from Florid and beyond have lovingly created for you!

MUSIC COMPOUND

1751 Cattlemen Rd., Sarasota, FL 34232 941-379-9100 • musiccompound.com

SPICE AND TEA EXCHANGE 345 St. Armands Cir., Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1411 • spiceandtea.com/sarasota

Pick Music Compound this season for all your holiday needs. Music Compound caters to all ages, interest, and levels. With 18 instructors, Music Compound will inspire your inner musician. Vocals, guitar, piano, ukulele and more are offered privately or in group setting Monday thru Saturday, 9AM to 9PM. Join us every second Friday of the month for a FREE concert.

Offers more than 140 spices, over 80 custom hand-mixed blends, naturally-flavored sugars, salts from around the world, exotic teas and gourmet custom gifts.Visitors are immediately immersed in a sensory experience where they can explore, open the jars and smell, and speak with knowledgeable staff who truly love what they do.

Get Noticed this Holiday Season St. Armands Circle 22 N. Blvd of Presidents Sarasota 941-383-3711 | Bay Street Village 3976 Destination Dr. Osprey 941-966-5878 www.armeljewelers.com 219802

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1279 S. Tamiami Trail • 941-308-7600 4055 Clark Rd. • 941-927-6200 2855 University Pkwy. • 941-556-6400 massageenvy.com


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MASSAGE ENVY, SARASOTA

HOLIDAY PRESSURE RELIEVED The holiday season is the time to show the loved ones in your life how much you care. Until December 24, when you buy $100 in gift cards get a free $25 promo gift card and when you buy $150 in gift cards get a free $50 promo card*.

JUST BECAUSE

7 S. Blvd. of the Presidents, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1939 justbecausesarasota.com

*In location only, offer not valid online.

Just/Because is proud to be celebrating the start of our third year in business and showcasing more than 60 American Artists. These cottage industry crafts are all handmade with distinction. We have an incredible selection of gifts perfect for you, your home or “Just Because.”

THE ARTFUL GIRAFFE ART & GIFT GALLERY 1861 Fruitville Rd., Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-3700 • theartfulgiraffe.com

Discover our happy gallery of fine artisan-crafted art and gifts that your friends and family will be thrilled to receive this holiday season! From wall art to jewelry, fused and stained glass, ceramics, home decor, fashion accessories, soap and spa products and more, come see what our talented artists from Florida and beyond have lovingly created for you!

MUSIC COMPOUND

1751 Cattlemen Rd., Sarasota, FL 34232 941-379-9100 • musiccompound.com

SPICE AND TEA EXCHANGE 345 St. Armands Cir., Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1411 • spiceandtea.com/sarasota

Pick Music Compound this season for all your holiday needs. Music Compound caters to all ages, interest, and levels. With 18 instructors, Music Compound will inspire your inner musician. Vocals, guitar, piano, ukulele and more are offered privately or in group setting Monday thru Saturday, 9AM to 9PM. Join us every second Friday of the month for a FREE concert.

Offers more than 140 spices, over 80 custom hand-mixed blends, naturally-flavored sugars, salts from around the world, exotic teas and gourmet custom gifts. Visitors are immediately immersed in a sensory experience where they can explore, open the jars, smell and speak with knowledgeable staff who truly love what they do.

Get Noticed this Holiday Season St. Armands Circle 22 N. Blvd of Presidents Sarasota 941-383-3711 | Bay Street Village 3976 Destination Dr. Osprey 941-966-5878 www.armeljewelers.com 219802

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Thursday, December 1st Event Hours 8pm to 10pm Grab your friends, put on your favorite PJs, your fuzzy slippers, and enjoy after-hours shopping at Carlisle Gifts! – 75% Off Fall & Thanksgiving Items

– Free gift with purchase (while supplies last)

– Free gift wrapping with purchase

– 40% Off Christmas Items – 10 Christmas Pickles

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MANASOTA FLOORING

4551 N. Washington Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34234 • 941-355-8437 2510 1st St. W. Bradenton, FL 34208• 941-748-4679 1734 S. Tamiami Trail, Venice, FL 34293 • 941-493-7441 manasotaonline.com

HOLIDAY ESSENTIALS

So many possibilities worth exploring at Manasota Flooring. Family Owned and Operated since 1979. We are your full service Home Improvement Provider. Offering Flooring, Kitchen and Bathroom Cabinetry, Pavers, Countertops and more. Karastan carpet available at all three locations.

ARMEL JEWELERS

3976 Destination Dr., Osprey, FL 34299 •941-966-5878 22 N. Blvd. of the Presidents, Sarasota, FL 34236 • 941-388-3711 armeljewelers.com Armel Jewelers, a family tradition since 1967, is excited to share our collection of fine jewelry, watches and giftware. Let our trained staff assist you in making a treasured gift selection that will last a lifetime.

SUNCOAST LASER

6522 Gateway Ave., Sarasota, FL 34231 941-924-8397 • suncoastlaser.com At Suncoast Laser, we make good gifts - GREAT! Adding that special touch with personal engraving will make your gift stand out among the rest. From family recipes on cutting boards, to secret messages on jewelry, to personalizing YETI’s, glassware, party invitations and so much more - the only thing we don’t cut is quality. Order gifts early to allow for engraving time!

DREAM WEAVER COLLECTION

26 N. Blvd. of the Presidents, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1414 • asavorypalate.com

Dream Weaver dresses the woman who dares to be different and dresses according to her individual personality! Representing over 50 of North America’s top fiber artists and designers, we are the largest gallery of fine Art-to-Wear in the country. Dream Weaver Collection... American Original. Art Couture.

A Gourmet Pantry and Tasting Room that specializes in 60 of the finest ultra-premium olive oils from around the world with the finest culinary delights, including jams, honeys, mustards, and spreads along with boutique wines and a lovely cheese selection. All carefully chosen with care, craft, and sustainability in mind.

364 St. Armands Circle, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1974 • dreamweavercollection.com

The perfect holiday gift for

Someone YOU LOVE ... peace of mind ...

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Emory University Trained • 30 Years Experience National Trainer • Top Injector U.S.

1440 Main Street, Sarasota, FL www.BrainwaveSarasota.com

CALL NOW for a FREE consultation

941.951.2161 • www.ritamedicalelite.com

2161 Siesta Drive, Sarasota (across from Southgate Mall)

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MANASOTA FLOORING

4551 N. Washington Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34234 • 941-355-8437 2510 1st St. W. Bradenton, FL 34208• 941-748-4679 1734 S. Tamiami Trail, Venice, FL 34293 • 941-493-7441 manasotaonline.com

HOLIDAY ESSENTIALS

So many possibilities worth exploring at Manasota Flooring. Family Owned and Operated since 1979. We are your full service home improvement provider. Offering flooring, kitchen and bathroom cabinetry, pavers, countertops and more. Karastan carpet available at all three locations.

ARMEL JEWELERS

3976 Destination Dr., Osprey, FL 34299 •941-966-5878 22 N. Blvd. of the Presidents, Sarasota, FL 34236 • 941-388-3711 armeljewelers.com Armel Jewelers, a family tradition since 1967, is excited to share our collection of fine jewelry, watches and giftware. Let our trained staff assist you in making a treasured gift selection that will last a lifetime.

SUNCOAST LASER

6522 Gateway Ave., Sarasota, FL 34231 941-924-8397 • suncoastlaser.com At Suncoast Laser, we make good gifts - GREAT! Adding that special touch with personal engraving will make your gift stand out among the rest. From family recipes on cutting boards, to secret messages on jewelry, to personalizing YETI’s, glassware, party invitations and so much more - the only thing we don’t cut is quality. Order gifts early to allow for engraving time!

DREAM WEAVER COLLECTION

26 N. Blvd. of the Presidents, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1414 • asavorypalate.com

Dream Weaver dresses the woman who dares to be different and dresses according to her individual personality! Representing over 50 of North America’s top fiber artists and designers, we are the largest gallery of fine Art-to-Wear in the country. Dream Weaver Collection... American Original. Art Couture.

A Gourmet Pantry and Tasting Room that specializes in 60 of the finest ultra-premium olive oils from around the world with the finest culinary delights, including jams, honeys, mustards and spreads along with boutique wines and a lovely cheese selection. All carefully chosen with care, craft and sustainability in mind.

364 St. Armands Circle, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-1974 • dreamweavercollection.com

The perfect holiday gift for

Someone YOU LOVE ... peace of mind ...

HOLIDAY SPECIAL

200

$

*

221895

A SAVORY PALATE

TightSculpting

®

for

Neck aNd Body • 4dLaser faceLift®

The Top International Fotona Laser & Aesthetic Award Winner of 2016

Botox / Dysport / Xeomin • Radiesse+ Restylane Lyft / Silk / Juvederm+ / Voluma Kybella • Latisse • Human Growth Factor

GIVE HER WHAT SHE REALLY REALLY WANTS

Normally $400 (BRAINMAP)

Gift Certificates Available

*Offer expires 12/31/2016.

Buy a Gift Certificate get FREE custom area of Botox* (*while supplies last, minimum value gift certificate may apply)

or

Buy 1 TCA Peel get FREE Laser Sunspot Removal** (**up to 3 spots)

Rita Altman, PA, MPAS Aesthetic Medicine

Emory University Trained • 30 Years Experience National Trainer • Top Injector U.S.

1440 Main Street, Sarasota, FL www.BrainwaveSarasota.com

CALL NOW for a FREE consultation

941.951.2161 • www.ritamedicalelite.com

2161 Siesta Drive, Sarasota (across from Southgate Mall)

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FISH HOUSE

& Tiki Bar

Fabulous Food • Moderately Priced

waterfront seafood grill

LIVE MUSIC FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY 3-8PM

Available at

119 South Pineapple Avenue | Sarasota, FL 222614

941.955.4400 Geometrica by Belle Etoile© 2016 belleetoilejewelry.com

801 Blackburn Pt. Rd. in Osprey (3 mi. south of Sarasota Square Mall)

941- 966 -1901 | www.caseykeyfishhouse.com

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Showroom By Appointment Only 941-756-7620 941-756-7620 *Manufacturer’s mail-in rebate offer valid for qualifying purchases made 9/17/16–12/12/16 from participating dealers in the U.S. only.www.southlakedesign.com For certain rebate-eligible products, the purchase of multiple units of such product is required to receive a rebate. If you

purchase fewer units than the required multiple you will not be entitled to a rebate; partial rebates will not be awarded. Offer excludes HDOrigins and Nantucket™ Window Shadings, a collection of Silhouette® Window Shadings. Rebate will be issued in the form of a prepaid reward card and mailed within 6 weeks of rebate claim receipt. Funds do not expire. Subject to applicable law, a $2.00 monthly fee will be assessed against card balance 6 months after card issuance and each month thereafter. Additional limitations may apply. dealers Ask participating rebate form. ©2016 Hunter Douglas. of Allmultiple rights reserved. trademarks hereintoare the property of Hunter Douglas or their respective owners.3710494 purchases made 9/17/16–12/12/16 from participating in the U.S.dealer only.for Fordetails certainand rebate-eligible products, the purchase units ofAll such product isused required receive a rebate. If you ill not be entitled to a rebate; partial rebates will not be awarded. Offer excludes HDOrigins and Nantucket™ Window Shadings, a collection of Silhouette® Window Shadings. Rebate will be issued in the eks of rebate claim receipt. Funds do not expire. Subject to applicable law, a $2.00 monthly fee will be assessed against card balance 6 months after card issuance and each month thereafter. Additional ails and rebate form. ©2016 Hunter Douglas. All rights reserved. All trademarks used herein are the property of Hunter Douglas or their respective owners.3710494

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ISLAND PURSUIT

400 Madison Dr., Suite 206, Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-2849 • islandpursuit.com

Look no further than Cat Depot for all of your feline friendly gifts! Please everyone on your holiday list in one convenient location; items in the Supply & Gift Store range from stocking stuffers and cat trees to unique gifts, food and treats. Visit the Adoption Center for kitty cuddles and to find your fur-ever friend. Cat Depot, a non-profit, is open 7 days a week.

OPTIONAL ART 2

119 S. Pineapple Ave., Sarasota, FL 34236 941-955-4400 facebook.com/optionalart2

PELTZ SHOES

1920 Stickney Point Rd., Sarasota, FL 34231 • 941-351-9471 5275 University Pkwy., Suite 113, Bradenton, FL 34201 • 941-355-1010 peltzshoes.com Peltz Shoes has all the holiday essentials for footwear! The newest boots from Ugg, comfy slippers from Acorn, a fresh pair of running shoes from New Balance, or even a gift card for those hard to fit sizes. Choose from over 150 of the brands you love at incredible prices. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will help you find the perfect fit.

A fine jewelry store that offers a wide range of unique pieces from precious stones, Tahitian & Fresh Water Pearls, white, yellow gold and silver, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings and much more. Come in and check out our new line of Belle Étoile Jewelry it’s a vision to inspire every Woman to shine like the beautiful star she is.

SUNGLASS EXPRESS OPTICAL

343 St. Armands Cir., Sarasota, FL 34236 941-388-5115 • sunglassexpressoptical.com

Sunglass Express Optical has the best selection of frames from trendy to classic, and our experienced staff is dedicated to providing outstanding customer service. The “DiorSplit1” sunglasses reinterpret a classic shape in a graphic style. The pink inserts create a captivating horizontal band, while blue lenses ensure 100% UV protection. Try them on, you will love them!

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2542 17th St., Sarasota, FL 34234 941-366-2404 • catdepot.org

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CELEBRATING TH OUR 25 YEAR To all our friends and customers, Happy Holidays! A humble request . . . As we celebrate the joys of the holiday season this year, let us not forget about those who are less fortunate. If each of us helps three people or families in need this year, and in turn asks each of them to help three others, we can spread happiness and hope across our entire community and commemorate the true meaning of the holiday spirit. Our best wishes to you and yours.

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Christmas Cookies Der Dutchman cookie trays are perfect for when you don’t have time to bake your own this season. We also offer gift baskets and carryout meals. Call 941-955-8007 to order yours today! 3713 Bahia Vista Street, Sarasota 941-955-8007 | derdutchmansarasota.com Winter Hours Mon–Thurs, 6am to 8pm Fri & Sat, 6am to 9pm

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n ELLENTON PREMIUM OUTLETS 5461 Factory Shops Blvd., Ellenton. 723-1150. Nov. 24: 6 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. Nov. 25: Midnight to 10 p.m. Nov. 27 to Dec. 16: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday Dec. 17: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Dec. 18: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 19 to Dec. 22: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 23: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Dec. 24: 9 a.m. to 16 p.m.

n ST. ARMANDS CIRCLE 300 Madison Drive, Sarasota. 388-1554. Hours vary by business.

n THE MALL AT UNIVERSITY TOWN CENTER 140 University Town Center Drive, Sarasota. 552-7030. Nov. 24: 6 p.m. to midnight Nov. 25: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Nov. 26: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Nov. 27: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 8 to Dec. 10: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday Dec. 11 to Dec. 23: 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday Dec. 24: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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$5 Round of Miniature Golf wi th a donation to TOYS FOR TOTS

All Day

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Chanukah Celebration 6pm-10:30pm

Carriage Rides 6:30pm-8:30pm Strolling Carolers 6:30pm-8:30pm Santa Strolls 6:30pm-8:30pm

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for Habitat for Humanity at Decor Direct Wholesale Warehouse Sunday, November 27th 9:00AM - 10:00AM 2333 Whitfield Park Loop, Sarasota,FL 34243

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Advance Reservations Suggested or you can pay cash/check at the door. Call 941-751-4180 or email: adam@decordirect.net

ADD SERENITY TO YOUR HOLIDAYS

Explore the ancient art of Tai Chi with an intro group adult class. Promote healthy, sustainable living while you support Habitat for Humanity Sarasota’s mission to create sustainable housing. There will be food, fun and with a donation of $10.00 or more you’ll get a $10.00 gift certificate to explore the sustainable art & furniture at Decor Direct Wholesale Warehouse! Gina Stapleton, a certified instructor, will provide an introductory group class on Tai Chi. Often described as meditation in motion, Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements. No experience required. Wear loose comfortable clothing and flat shoes. (all attendees must be 18 or older)

This is a Fundraiser: Local charity Habitat for Humanity Sarasota will be given 100% of your donation. Habitat Sarasota homebuyers are qualified and selected based on their need for decent and affordable housing, their willingness to partner by completing a minimum of 300 volunteer hours, participation in a series of homebuyer classes, and their ability to pay back a zero interest mortgage. Visit habitatsrq.org to learn more.

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LIVE Maine Lobster

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Call Us At 941-349-9212 • 800-338-5983 6627 Midnight Pass Rd. • Sarasota, FL 34242 • www.flowersbyfudgie.com

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Carols & Classics December 12 - 23rd, 2016

Experience the warmth and joy of the holidays with performances of classics such as Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” “The Boy Who Laughed at Santa Claus” by Ogden Nash, “A Visit From Saint Nicholas” by Clement C. Moore, and “Hershel & The Hanukkah Goblins” by Eric A. Kimmel.

Thrillers, Chillers and Killers January 17 - 29th, 2017

Murder and intrigue take center stage at the Crosley as your “hosts” from the past, Gwendolyn and Powel Crosley present an evening of three, chilling classic stories from Edgar Allen Poe, H.P. Lovecraft and Louisa May Alcott.

Do you have a runner, cyclist, triathlete, or swimmer that you are looking for a gift for?

Radio Theater Live April 17- 28th, 201 7

Stop in Endurance House and talk to one of our Endurance Consultants for lots of great ideas…or take advantage of our Gift Card Sale and get a voucher with a $50 or $100 gift card purchase!

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Bijou Café

1503 Main Street | 941.706.3587 jmclaughlin.com

1287 1st Street | 941.366.8111 bijoucafe.net

Boca Kitchen, Bar & Market

EILEEN FISHER

19 S. Lemon Avenue | 941.256.3565 bocasarasota.com

1501 Main Street | 941.365.2435 eileenfisher.com

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Pixie Dust Boutique

Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse

1476 Main Street | 941.366.6325 dustypixie.com

35 S. Lemon Avenue | 941.366.7788 hydeparkrestaurants.com

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SHIPPING DEADLINES UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE Dec. 15: Standard Post (domestic) Dec. 20: First-Class Mail (domestic); Global Express Guaranteed for Asia /Pacific Rim, Australia/ New Zealand and Middle East Dec. 21: Priority Mail (domestic); Global Express Guaranteed for Africa, Caribbean, Central & South America and Europe Dec. 22: Global Express Guaranteed for Canada and Mexico Dec. 23: Express Mail (domestic) FEDEX These are the last days to ship with FedEx to ensure your domestic package will arrive before Dec. 25. Dec. 14: FedEx SmartPost Dec. 16: FedEx Ground and Home Delivery Dec. 21: FedEx Express Saver Dec. 22: FexEx 2Day A.M. and FedEx 2Day Dec. 23: FedEx Standard Overnight, FedEx Priority Overnight and FedEx First Overnight Dec. 25: FedEx SameDay

INSPIRED GIFTS From custom orchid arrangements to annual memberships that grant access to the Gardens all year, you’ll find gifts that resonate in the Selby Gardens gift shop.

MILITARY Address

10AM-5PM DAILY

MAIL

UPS Dec. 19: Normal pickup and delivery service. UPS 3 Day Select picked up today will arrive Dec. 23. Dec. 20: Normal pickup and delivery service. All UPS 2nd Day Air picked up today will arrive Dec. 24. UPS 3 Day Select picked up today will arrive after Christmas Day. Dec. 21: Normal pickup and delivery service. Final day to ship UPS 2nd Day Air in time for Christmas Day. Dec. 22: Normal pickup and delivery service. Final day to ship all UPS Next Day Air in time for Christmas Day. (Delivery on Dec. 23) Dec. 23: Normal pickup and delivery service. This is the last day to ship all UPS Next Day Air packages to be delivered before Christmas Day (must use the Saturday Delivery option for delivery on Saturday, Dec. 24). Dec. 24: Delivery of UPS Wordwide Express, UPS Next Day Air and UPS 2nd Day Air packages processed and labeled for Saturday delivery. Dec. 25: No UPS pickup or delivery service.

First-Class Parcel Express Mail Letters Priority Airlift Mail and Cards Mail Mail

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SUSTAINABLE. RECLAIMED. ANTIQUE. ARTISAN-CRAFTED. GLOBAL

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2333 Whitfield Park Loop | Sarasota, FL 34243

30,000 sq. ft. of Amazing Furniture & Decor

(941) 751-4180 | www.decordirect.net 2333 Whitfield Park Loop | Sarasota, FL 34243 751-4180 | www.decordirect.net. HOURS: Open to(941) Design Trade & Public Thursday - Sunday 10am - 4pm HourS: open to Design Trade & Public Thursday-Sunday 10am-4 pm

for Habitat for Humanity at Decor Direct Wholesale Warehouse Sunday, November 27th 9:00AM - 10:00AM 2333 Whitfield Park Loop, Sarasota,FL 34243

941-751-4180

Advance Reservations Suggested or you can pay cash/check at the door. Call 941-751-4180 or email: adam@decordirect.net

ADD SERENITY TO YOUR HOLIDAYS

Explore the ancient art of Tai Chi with an intro group adult class. Promote healthy, sustainable living while you support Habitat for Humanity Sarasota’s mission to create sustainable housing. There will be food, fun and with a donation of $10.00 or more you’ll get a $10.00 gift certificate to explore the sustainable art & furniture at Decor Direct Wholesale Warehouse! Gina Stapleton, a certified instructor, will provide an introductory group class on Tai Chi. Often described as meditation in motion, Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements. No experience required. Wear loose comfortable clothing and flat shoes. (all attendees must be 18 or older)

This is a Fundraiser: Local charity Habitat for Humanity Sarasota will be given 100% of your donation. Habitat Sarasota homebuyers are qualified and selected based on their need for decent and affordable housing, their willingness to partner by completing a minimum of 300 volunteer hours, participation in a series of homebuyer classes, and their ability to pay back a zero interest mortgage. Visit habitatsrq.org to learn more.

The Tai Chi Program at DDWW is a monthly event from October to April to promote healthy, sustainable living. Call or go to http://decordirect.net to learn more and reserve your space today!

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FrEE EVENT with a Suggested Donation of $1000 or more.

decordirect.net

Mid Century & Vintage Slab Wood

30,000 square foot warehouse NOTE: Must be 18 or older to Enter Note: Must be 18 or older to enter Wholesale Warehouse. Wholesale Warehouse. 1699084

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CAN’T BE AT THE DOWNTOWN

Unique Open-Air Transportation

SARASOTA PARADE?

Weddings, Parties & Events

Go to fb.com/observergroup for live highlights of the Downtown Sarasota Holiday Parade!

7PM | SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3 or relive all the highlights on Sunday, December 4 on yourobserver.com

See the Lights in Paradise • Chartered & Open Seating

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Now!

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Call 941.364.3115 or Book Seats Online at SarasotaTrolley.com

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RENTALS

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Our Furniture is always built in the USA!

Looking for Unique, Handcrafted gifts this season?

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20th annual Sarasota Holiday Parade When: 7 p.m. Dec. 3 Where: Main Street, Sarasota Flamingo Fantasy Land When: 5 to 9 p.m. Dec. 11 Where: Southside Village, 1900 Hillview St., Sarasota Info: 374-7779 Christmas in Candyland When: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 3 Where: Michael’s on East, 1212 S. East Ave., Sarasota Info: 366-0007 Mall at UTC Where: 140 University Town Center Drive When: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays, through Dec. 24; Christmas Eve, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Info: 552-7000   Holidays Around the Ranch When: 6 to 9 p.m.  Friday, Dec. 9 Where: Lakewood Ranch

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