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OF IT ALL

UTC is where friends and families find themselves at the center of it all — at Sarasota-Bradenton's favorite shopping, dining and lifestyle destination. Soak up the Florida sun in this open-air environment where new discoveries are always waiting to be made, and favorites are waiting to be enjoyed again.

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Enjoy 80+ Dining Options

Enjoy 80+ dining options

From delicious shakes to mouthwatering steaks, there's something that caters to every craving.

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Headquarters in the heart of everything. Impress clients. Recruit top-tier staff. Work and play do go hand in hand.

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Whether you're here for business or pleasure, get the most out of your visit to Sarasota-Bradenton by staying in the center of it all.

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HAPPENING HERE

All Smiles For New Mural
May 14, 2024 Art

All Smiles For New Mural

In celebration of the transition from spring to summer, we are refreshing our rotating art…

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Mother's Day Finds at UTC
May 7, 2024 Fun

Mother's Day Finds at UTC

This Mother’s Day (and every day), Mom deserves the world. If you’re still searching for…

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Taste of UTC: Spring Edition
January 1, 1970 Food

Taste of UTC: Spring Edition

The annual Taste of UTC Spring dining promotion returns April 15-30. For two weeks, enjoy…

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Olympic Excitement at UTC
April 2, 2024 Fun

Olympic Excitement at UTC

Are you getting Olympic fever? We hope so. If you can’t make it to Paris…

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Spring Into Fun at UTC
March 11, 2024 Fun

Spring Into Fun at UTC

Discover the best things to do at UTC this spring, from the must-visit Bal Harbour…

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Miami’s Bal Harbour Shops Has Popped Up at UTC
January 1, 1970 Fashion

Miami’s Bal Harbour Shops Has Popped Up at UTC

Just in time for your spring wardrobe refresh, an exciting new fashion pop-up has arrived…

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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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EXPLORE THE SOCIAL SCENE @utcsarasota

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

set sail for summer break with a free showing of moana at movies under the stars this friday, may 24. ✨ starting at 7 pm, come meet special characters, enjoy complimentary face painting + onsite concessions🍿

showtime begins after sunset around 8 pm. bring a blanket or some chairs and grab your spot on the green. limited seating is available.

📍the green at #utcsarasota, near @roccostacos
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looking for something fun to do this week? we’ve got you covered✨

🎶music bingo
monday | 7-9 pm
play this fun spin on classic bingo for a chance to win prizes

🪁utc kids club: gameland
wednesday | 9-10 am
10+ game stations for kids of all ages to explore and experience

🧘utc fit yoga
wednesday | 6:30-7:30 pm
all skill levels yoga with @andrewsantryyoga

💐posies on the green
friday | 12-3 pm
build your own fresh floral bouquet with @posiesflowertruck_sarasota

🎥movies under the stars
friday | 8 pm
outdoor showing of moana featuring face painting, character meet & greets and onsite concessions

💪utc fit 
saturday | 9:30-10:30 am
60-minute zumba class with @yaelcampbell
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when the sun goes down, the fun begins✨ join us for the utc night market this thursday, may 16 from 6:30-9:30 pm. shop 30+ local vendors while sipping on drinks from @georgiesutc & listening to live music by kingpin band🎶 see our stories for more details. #utcsarasota ...

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summer's calling ☀️ to celebrate the season, our art space is bursting with a brand new mural by talented local artist kaitlin kelly aka @swirlypainter. this vibrant and colorful piece highlights the happiness that the warm sun evokes✨

📷snap a pic with the new mural located between @blazepizza and @jpan_sushi + show us your brightest smile using #utcsarasota.

🎨to read more about the artist, visit our stories
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suns out, tongues out ☀️ barks & brews is back on the green on tuesday, may 14 from 7-9 pm. all friendly dogs are invited for a pawfect night featuring live music, splash pads, drinks, pup-friendly vendors + more to benefit @nateshonoranimalrescue 🐾 #utcsarasota ...

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let's take a mom-ent to celebrate 💖 happy mother's day! ...

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let the good times roll🏁 gear up for another great @carsandcoffee941 this saturday, may 11 from 8-10 am! see hundreds of cool cars on display while listening to live music + sipping on complimentary coffee from @mademoiselleparis.utc and @cfautc ☕️

in honor of mental health awareness month, this month’s event will benefit @centerstonehealth 💚 all show car owners are encouraged to donate $10 at the entrance to help support programs and services that provide mental health and addiction treatment for individuals, children and families across florida.

fuel up afterwards with brunch at ford's garage, which opens early at 10 am on cars & coffee saturdays only✨

📍the west district at #utcsarasota, near @fordsgarageusa
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moms are magic💖 build your own floral bouquet for mom this friday from 12-5pm at @posiesflowertruck_sarasota on the green💐 p.s. the first 20 guests will receive a free bouquet as our special gift to you! #utcsarasota

📸 @dianamishc
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things are about to get a little spicier around here ✨ @florenceandthespiceboys will soon open a second sarasota location in the west district at utc. get ready to enjoy creative modern middle eastern fusion street food in the most stylish setting. ...

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derby day 🏇 put on your fancy hats, place your bets and head to @georgiesutc for their annual kentucky derby party! starting at noon, enjoy specialty cocktails, giveaways, photo opps and a viewing of the most exciting two minutes in sports✨ brunch begins at 10 am for those ready to start the party early🥂 #utcsarasota ...

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fridays are for fresh flowers💐 @posiesflowertruck_sarasota is rolling into the green at #utcsarasota today (and every friday!) from 12-3 pm. pop by to create your own bouquet✨ ...

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sweetest. news. ever🧁 @sprinklescupcakes will be making our cupcake dreams come true with a new location in the shoppes at utc. get ready to satisfy your sweet tooth with gourmet cupcakes, cookies and brownies baked fresh daily. and yes, there will be a cupcake-dispensing atm for those late-night cravings! stay tuned for opening date details.✨#utcsarasota ...

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here's something to taco-bout...there are only four days left to explore taste of utc🍴 join us for lunch or dinner at @annamariaoysterbar and a dozen other participating restaurants around utc and enjoy three-course offerings for a special price. check out our stories to see all the tasty details✨ ...

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all good things must come to an end 🤍 the sun is setting on the @balharbourshops_popup in one week. don’t miss your chance to shop a collection of luxury brands and dine al fresco at the whitman before they say goodbye on may 2✨ ...

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let's get the band back together ✨ bring your tribe (and your singing voices!) and join us for a free outdoor showing of "trolls band together" at our movies under the stars this friday, april 26🎬

starting at 7 pm, come meet your favorite trolls characters, enjoy complimentary face painting and onsite concessions🍿 showtime begins after sunset, around 8 pm.

📍the green at utc, near @roccostacos
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