Author Archives: Susan Guice

About Susan Guice

Susan is a licensed real estate assistant with The Cleary Group at RE/MAX Alliance Group in Sarasota, Florida. With the past 5 years in real estate and extensive banking experience she uses her knowledge and organizational skills to assist our team of agents and clients.

December in Sarasota

By | November 25, 2016

Happy Holidays

With Thanksgiving behind us the holiday season is in full swing in Sarasota. There are many of activities and events to choose from. Here are just a few: Date Event or Activity Location Click Link for More Information Dec. 1-31st Holly Days and Mangrove Lights Osprey Historic Spanish Point Dec. 1st Holiday Nights at Ca’ … Read More! »

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Visit Arcadia

By | November 1, 2016

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A short drive east of Sarasota lies the quaint city of Arcadia. It is the county seat for DeSoto County.  Arcadia is famous throughout Florida for its historic downtown antique district. Additionally, on the fourth Saturday of each month, vendors from surrounding locations take over our streets with even more wares and precious finds. My … Read More! »

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7th Annual Siesta Key Crystal Classic International Sand Sculpting Festival

By | October 29, 2016

This is one of the more popular events on Siesta Key. Held each November when our weather is picture perfect, the sand sculpting festival draws artists from all over the world to compete for the grand prize. Recently named America’s #1 Beach, the Siesta Key Crystal Classic has become a favorite of the professional sand … Read More! »

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November in Sarasota

By | October 24, 2016

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With cooler fall temperatures, it’s a great time to get out and enjoy all that the Sarasota area has to offer. Here are just a few of the many events going on around town during November: Date Event or Activity Location Click Link for More Information Nov. 4th Music on Main Lakewood Ranch Lakewood Ranch … Read More! »

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The Origin of the Name Sarasota

By | October 7, 2016

Residents of Sarasota have long speculated about the origin of the name. A plausible sounding daughter Sara was invented for explorer Hernando de Soto, who landed in the Manatee River in 1538, complete with a tragic love story to dramatize a 1916 “Sara de Soto” pageant. The pageant (scene pictured above) became an annual week-long … Read More! »

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Roni’s Café in Sarasota

By | October 4, 2016

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Roni’s Café is a great little family operated restaurant in Sarasota just east of Tuttle Avenue on Bee Ridge Road. We are frequent diners for brunch after church on Sundays and like the quality of the food, cleanliness of the space and the friendly service. The menu features your normal breakfast and lunch dishes as … Read More! »

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Pumpkin Festival

By | September 29, 2016

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One of the great things about Fall is the number of festivals happening all over town. The Pumpkin Festival at Fruitville Grove has long been a favorite and it’s now in it’s 28th year! It starts this year on Saturday, October 1st and runs every weekend (Saturday and Sunday) through the 30th. There are many … Read More! »

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October in Sarasota

By | September 26, 2016

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The weather is great and our fall season is in full swing. There are a myriad of festivals and fun events going on in the Sarasota area during the month of October. Here are just a few to check out: Date Event or Activity Location Click Link for More Information Oct. 1st National Fossil Day … Read More! »

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The Lazy Lobster of Longboat

By | September 20, 2016

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While having a week of “staycation” on Longboat Key this week, we had dinner at the Lazy Lobster. Initially we chose the restaurant because it was one of the few that were not closed for vacation during this slow time of the season on the Key. We did not make a reservation as things didn’t … Read More! »

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Ringling International Arts Festival

By | September 15, 2016

Ringling Museum Night

October 13- 16, 2016 With daring audacity and riveting virtuosity, performers from across America and around the world are coming to Sarasota for the most innovative, inventive, and exhilarating RIAF yet.   From the “down under” antics of Australian acrobats, to the “over the top” brilliance of internationally-acclaimed musicians, actors, and dancers, the 2016 Ringling International … Read More! »

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