1927 Historic Train Depot Tours Make for the Perfect Adventure

Venice wouldn’t be the city it is today if it weren’t for the town train depot. This structure was built in 1927, and it helped bring more people and industry to the area. Before that date, the town was significantly smaller. The building was renovated in 2002 and 2003, and... [read more]

Get Out and About at the Venice Christmas Walk

Venice Christmas Walk
Looking for a fun way to celebrate the holidays? Then you should come to the Christmas Walk in Historic Downtown Venice. It’s a great way to get your shopping done early, and you’ll have plenty of opportunities to mingle with the members of your community. What could be a better... [read more]

Get Them Before They’re Gone! 10 Hottest Christmas Toys

Hottest Christmas Toys
Whether you are a parent, grandparent, aunt or uncle, or even just a friend, you want to pick out nice Christmas gifts for the kids in your life. But these days, trends for kids come and go so fast. How are you supposed to know what they really want? Check... [read more]

Decorate for Thanksgiving with These Festive DIY Projects

Decorate with Thanksgiving DIY
It’s almost time for Thanksgiving, and you know what that means. Lots of time with family and friends, delicious food, and a cozy atmosphere that helps offset the chillier weather. Check out some easy ways to decorate your home for Thanksgiving with some simple DIY projects. You’ll make your house... [read more]

Venice Blues Festival and Pub Crawl

Venice Blues Festival
Are you ready for the fifth annual Venice Blues Festival? Well, you’re in luck, because the popular event will be back on Nov. 18 this year. Find out how you can prepare, and then go out and have a great time listening to some of the best tunes out there. Tickets Perhaps... [read more]

Sign Up for the Tidewell Turkey Trot 5K

Tidewell Turkey Trot
Are you ready to get in better shape this holiday season? Just because you’re eating more than you usually do doesn’t mean you can’t take care of your health as well. When you choose to participate in the Tidewell Turkey Trot 5K, you don’t have to feel bad about sneaking... [read more]

Save and Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Latte

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte
If you love fall, there’s a good chance that you’re a huge fan of the pumpkin spice latte. And who can blame you? It’s one of the tastiest fall treats around. But that doesn’t mean you have to dole out loads of cash this season just to get one made... [read more]

Get into the Fall Spirit at the Fruitville Grove Pumpkin Festival

Fruitville Grove Pumpkin Festival
The Fruitville Grove Pumpkin Festival is about so much more than pumpkins. It’s about animals, music, and family fun. It’s about having a good time with the people you love and enjoying the crisp fall air under the Florida sun. It’s also about to take place. The 29th Annual Pumpkin... [read more]

The Women’s Sertoma Club Sun Fiesta 2017

The Sun Fiesta is an institution in Venice. It’s been going strong since 1973, and it’s coming back for another year on Oct. 20–22. The Women’s Sertoma Club of Venice has organized and sponsored the event since 1994, and it uses it to raise scholarship funds. If you’ve never been to... [read more]