Cortez Fishing Festival, February 15-16, 2014

Festival Mission Endorsed by Famed Ocean Explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau2014 Art work

Here is your chance to enjoy a family fun-filled day along the Sarasota Bay shoreline in the historic fishing village of Cortez. Come see a piece of what old-time Florida looks like and learn more about the Florida’s commercial fishing heritage.

Music, nautical arts, a marine life touch tank, delicious seafood and much, much more.

All festival proceeds go to expanding and restoring the FISH Preserve — 95 acres of environmentally sensitive lands along the Sarasota Bay shoreline.

Admission: $3.00, kids under 12 free. Free remote parking with shuttle service ($2.50, round trip).

For more info: or call 941-708-6121 or 941-722-4524.

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