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Holiday Splendor

December 1st
5:00pm – 8:00pm
Past Event
Family Friendly
The Ringling


Celebrate the sights and sounds of the holiday season and help support the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots, serving Sarasota and Manatee counties. Visit The Ringling during extended evening hours and enjoy holiday music and performances by local elementary, middle and high schools. School performances will occur on the Museum of Art Courtyard and Bolger Campiello with special performances in Ca’ d’Zan.  Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Toys are available for purchase in the Museum Store.

The Museum of Art, Circus Museum and Ca' d'Zan (first floor only) will be open for viewing until 8:00 PM.

All food and beverage locations will be open until 8:00 PM

Performance Schedule

Museum of Art Courtyard

5:30 - Island Village Montessori Sarasota Choir
5:45 - Bay Haven Bright Spots Choir
6:05 - Electa Lee Magnet Middle School Advanced Jazz Band
6:35 - Southside Elementary Jazz Quartet
6:55 - Saint Stephen's Episcopal School's Treble Maker Chorus
7:10 - Laurel Nokomis Lightning Chamber Orchestra
7:30 - Southeast High School Chamber Orchestra

Bolger Campiello (next to Ca' d'Zan)

5:30 - Rowlett Boys Choir
5:55 - Bashaw Elementary Chorus
6:35 - Prine Elementary School Choir
6:55 - Phillippi Shores Elementary School
7:15 - Heron Creek Middle School Orchestra
7:35 - McIntosh Middle School's Screaming Eagles Chorus

Ca' d' Zan 

5:00 - Gene Kratzman
6:00 - Donna Smith
7:00 - Noriko Sidlow

Special Thanks to Sights & Sounds Audio Visual