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Experience Life in the Rosemary District
Exciting times for Risdon on 5th and Rosemary District, as The Bay Sarasota is approved by Sarasota City Commission! The highly anticipated 53 acre mega-million dollar redevelopment concept will turn the city’s largely concrete-paved bayfront into a lush green oasis with ample open space, clear views of the horizon and a new performing arts center. READ MORE
Welcome to the Rosemary District!
The Overton is the latest exciting arrival in the Rosemary District! Serving breakfast and brunch, coffee, beer, wine and cocktails, this eclectic and contemporary space headed by Chef Christian Hershman, promises to be a favorite! The Overton is located at 1420 Boulevard of the Arts.
More great news for Risdon and Rosemary District residents as Artisan Cheese Company opens at 550 Central Ave in August. Yum yum!
Welcome to The Rosemary District’s newest restaurant Spice Station, serving a mix of sushi platters, bento boxes, Thai dishes and more! There’s a relaxing outdoor patio too. Great to see more food options in the Rosemary District!
As if it isn’t enough having Wholefoods and Publix on our doorstep – The Central Avenue Express has opened, giving Rosemary residents ultra convenience for last minute grocery shopping!
Located at 580 Central Ave. in The Rosemary District.
Art Scene in the District
Reimagining Georgia O’Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz: 2018
Opening Reception at Art Ovation Hotel
September 21st, 2018
They were two of the most influential American artists of the early 20th century. With her paintings of flowers, New York cityscapes and New Mexico landscapes, Georgia O’Keeffe was recognized as the “Mother of American modernism.” Alfred Stieglitz, the first to introduce the art of Rodin, Picasso and Matisse in America, was known as “The Father of Artistic Photography.”
Reception September 21st, 2018, 6-8pm
Special Performance Sarasota Contemporary Dance, 7:30pm