Month: January 2019

2019 Highland Games

The 25th annual Sarasota Highland Games & Celtic Festival was held on Saturday, January 26, at the Sarasota County Fairgrounds. The day started out chilly with a brisk wind and remained partly cloudy the rest of the day. As in

Rotary Arts Fest 2019

On Jan. 20, the club caravanned to the Venice Rotary Art Festival on grounds adjacent to the Venice Airport.  We’ve participated in this annual event for many years and this time they had us display our cars up front near

Newcomers Luncheon 2019

On January 14, the  club welcomed all newcomers (those who joined during the past year) to an SBCC-hosted luncheon at The Jacaranda Trace in Venice, Florida. The meal was preceded by a car show for the enjoyment of the residents

Drive to Magnolia Street Seafood & Grill

On January 12, the club undertook a drive-to-lunch with the Magnolia Street Seafood & Grill in Arcadia, Florida as the destination. The restaurant is located on the ground floor of the former, and long vacant, Plaza Hotel. The Plaza once

White Elephant January 1

The club’s most popular and oldest continuous event is the annual New Years Day potluck picnic and White Elephant gift exchange at Turtle Beach, on the southern end of Siesta Key. All attendees are asked to bring a wrapped present