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HAPPENING HERE

Valentine's Day at UTC
February 5, 2024 Food

Valentine's Day at UTC

UTC is the ultimate Valentine’s Day destination – from romantic restaurants and swoon-worthy sweets to…

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UTC Movies Under the Stars
January 1, 1970 Fun

UTC Movies Under the Stars

It’s showtime! Movies Under the Stars returns to UTC with an all-new lineup of fun…

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Ushering in New Year with New Mural
January 8, 2024 Art

Ushering in New Year with New Mural

2024 brings hope, change … and a vibrant new mural at our rotating art space!…

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Celebrating 2023 - Year In Review
January 3, 2024 Events

Celebrating 2023 - Year In Review

A Look Back At 2023 From hosting more than 350 events on The Green to…

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Meet Your 2024 Goals at UTC
January 3, 2024 Health & Wellness

Meet Your 2024 Goals at UTC

Get active, find balance and eat healthy this new year at UTC. From new athletic…

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Santa's Grand Arrival Parade
January 1, 1970 Holidays at UTC

Santa's Grand Arrival Parade

Register by Oct. 15 AWARD WINNERS To view the winners in the 2023 parade ,…

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Where to Dine on Christmas and NYE at UTC
December 15, 2023 Food

Where to Dine on Christmas and NYE at UTC

The lights are hung, presents are (almost) wrapped, and now it’s time to treat yourself!…

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Holiday Shopping, Dining & More at UTC
December 15, 2023 Holidays at UTC

Holiday Shopping, Dining & More at UTC

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Now through January 2, you can shop,…

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All the UTC Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving
November 20, 2023 Food

All the UTC Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is all about sharing a meal with family and friends. But if you’d rather…

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Holidays at UTC
November 9, 2023 Holidays at UTC

Holidays at UTC

Celebrate the Holidays at UTC and experience festive fun for the whole family. Nov. 11…

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EXPLORE THE SOCIAL SCENE @utcsarasota

There's always something to see in the center of it all. Follow along and never miss a beat.

calling all yogis ✨ find your flow at two #utcfit yoga classes on the green this week:

🧘‍♂️wednesday at 6:30 pm: sunset yoga with @andrewsantryyoga
🧘‍♀️saturday at 9:30 am: yoga with @marinatraubyoga

no registration required, just bring a yoga mat and water. #utcsarasota
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you know what day it is 🌮 enjoy $2 off all tacos, margaritas and beer all day today at @roccostacos ✨ #utcsarasota ...

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new week, new things to do🤩 check out what’s happening this week around #utcsarasota:

🎶music bingo
monday | 7:00-9:00 pm | the green at utc

🪁utc kids club with @jodisobol
wednesday | 9:00-10:00 am | the green at utc

🧘utc fit yoga with @andrewsantryyoga
wednesday | 6:30-7:30 pm | the green at utc

⭐black history month celebration with @thesaacc
thursday | 7:00-9:00 pm | the green at utc

👶fit4mom strides 360 with @fit4mom_lakewoodranch_sarasota
friday | 9:00-10:00 am | the green at utc

🎬movies under the stars: the little mermaid
friday | 7:00-10:00 pm | the green at utc

💪utc fit yoga with @marinatraubyoga
saturday | 9:30-10:30 am | the green at utc

🏆charity cornhole tournament
saturday | 2:00-5:00 pm | the green at utc

🚣sarasota invitational regatta
friday-sunday | 8:00 am-5:00 pm | nathan benderson park

🎪circus sarasota
now - march 10 | nathan benderson park

✨plus so much more! visit our stories for more details
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celebrating black history month🌟 join us thursday, february 22 for a special celebration held in partnership with the @thesaacc. meet us on the green from 7-9 pm for an uplifting evening featuring:

🎶 live performances by @iam_gbm, brenda watty & alana sherman
🛍️ artisan market
🌯 food trucks
👥 showcase of exceptional black organizations
✨ plus so much more

📍 the free event is located on the green at utc, near @roccostacos
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happy 2 year bagel-versary to our fav @jerseygirlbagelshop! 🥳 ...

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feelin' the love😍 whether you're celebrating with your valentine, galentine or palentine, we wish you a lovely day💖

if you're looking to make your evening extra memorable, join us for horse-drawn carriage rides around utc from 5-10 pm. visit our stories for more details✨ #utcsarasota

📸@olivia.wadden
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now entering our dragon era 🐲 celebrate lunar new year with us at the utc night market this thursday, feb. 15 from 6:30-9:30 pm. shop local vendors while enjoying live music, drinks and special performances on the green, including the dragon dance at 6:30 pm + the lion dance at 7:30 pm. check out our stories for more details✨ #utcsarasota ...

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all you need is love...and fun💖celebrate your heart out all week with these swoon-worthy events:

🐶barks & brews valentine’s paw-ty
feb. 13 | 7:00-9:00 pm
📍the green at utc

📚 storytime with @bnsarasotautc
feb. 14 | 10:00-11:00 am
📍the green at utc

🧘self-love sunset yoga with @andrewsantryyoga
feb. 14 | 6:30-7:30 pm
📍the green at utc

🐴romantic carriage rides
feb. 14 | 5:00-10:00 pm
📍the stable on cattlemen rd.

🧧lunar new year night market
feb. 15 | 6:30-9:30 pm
📍the green at utc

👶stroller strides 360 with @fit4mom_lakewoodranch_sarasota
feb. 16 | 9:00-10:00 am
📍the green at utc

🎤karaoke on the green
feb. 16 | 7:00-9:00 pm
📍the green at utc

✈️ helios horizon display
feb. 17 | 10:00 am-9:00 pm
📍 the mall at utc

visit our stories for all of the details✨ #utcsarasota
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closed🐉 winners: @jenhemmerdinger & @ellenflynn

🧧GIVEAWAY🧧 happy lunar new year! we're celebrating the year of the dragon with a roaring giveaway🐉 two lucky winners will each receive $25 gift cards to the following utc district shops and restaurants:

1️⃣ @traderjoes
2️⃣ @thebreakfastcompanyfl
3️⃣ @foxtailcoffeeco
4️⃣ @rei
5️⃣ @3natives
6️⃣ @yardhouse
7️⃣ @annamariaoysterbar

to enter:
✨ like this post
✨tag a friend to help bring them some luck
✨follow @utcsarasota

2 winners will be announced in our story & on this post on feb. 15. reminder that this is our only account and we will never ask for your financial information.
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head over wheels🚘buckle up and join us for @carsandcoffee941 this saturday, feb. 10 from 8-10 am. fall in love with hundreds of cool cars on display while listening to live music and sipping on complimentary coffee ☕

all show car owners are encouraged to donate $10 at the entrance to benefit @blazeofhope, a local charity that provides financial assistance to families of hospitalized children with a life-threatening illness❤️

📍 the west district at #utcsarasota, near @fordsgarageusa
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love at first bite💕eat your heart out this valentine’s day with specialty dining at utc. ✨ #utcsarasota ...

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let's boogie 🕺 dust off those bell bottoms and platform boots because we’re having a '70s-themed dance party on the green tomorrow, february 8 from 6:30-9:30pm. groove to top hits from the disco era while enjoying drinks from @georgiesutc + special entertainment. no registration required, just bring your best dance moves for a chance to win prizes. ✨ #utcsarasota ...

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love is in the air💖 looking for the perfect way to spend valentine's day? celebrate your heart out at utc with a variety of romantic restaurants, swoon-worthy desserts, special entertainment and more. link in bio for more details✨ #utcsarasota ...

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will you be our galentine? 💖grab your gal pals and join us this friday, february 9 from 6-8 pm for a galentine’s party on the green. celebrate your heart out with:

🎶live music by @babylmusic
💐build your own floral bouquets with @posiesflowertruck
🫶DIY friendship bracelet bar
🥂special sips
🧁sweet treats
📸photo opps
✨plus so much more!

the first 20 guests will receive a free bouquet as our galentine’s gift to you 💌 link in bio for more details. #utcsarasota

📷@carina.sepe
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cheers to the end of dry january 🍻 @yardhouse ...

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you got this 💪 meet us on the green for utc fit, a weekly outdoor workout series led by instructors from our local fitness community. this week’s class lineup includes:
 
🧘‍♀️wednesday at 6:30 pm: yoga for all levels with @andrewsantryyoga
 
💪saturday at 9:30 am: full-body workout with @prosperbradenton with music by @downwithdjtruth and goodies from @vitaminshoppe_utc

free to attend, no registration required. just bring a yoga mat + water.
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that fry-day feeling🍟 @shakeshack is shaking things up with a new korean bbq menu and variety of seasonal sips.🤩 visit our stories for all the tasty details. #utcsarasota ...

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reset + refresh✨ join us for a full moon yoga class this wednesday, jan. 24 from 6:30-7:30 pm. this special session, led by @andrewsantryyoga, will allow you the opportunity to release any stress or tension while rejuvenating your mind, body and spirit.

yogis of all skill levels are welcome every wednesday at 6:30 pm for sunset yoga on the green. classes are always free, no registration required. flow to the link in bio for more details 🧘‍♀
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