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Best of Sarasota 2018: Get Primitive in Paradise

It’s known as one of the BEST events of Sarasota’s thriving social season for good reason. Our friends and partners at Sarasota Magazine know how to through a heck of a party at one of the area’s treasured venues, Selby Gardens! It’s become a favorite celebration of the business and philanthropic community and you are invited to join in the fun: “Get Primitive in Paradise” on April 24, 2018.


Break out your island wear and dust off your grass skirt. It’s time for a Mai Tai and tiki torches! Join Sarasota Magazine as we celebrate our fabulous readers’ picks for the best restaurants and retailers, bars, brews and views...and lots, lots more!

Party like a native on the tropical shores of Paradise at Selby Gardens. Sip signature cocktails and nibble on Sarasota-Manatee’s best bites. Feel the Spirit of Aloha as the torch lighting ceremony kicks off a night of endless wonder...the best party of the year!

Dress in your fave Island Wear. Prizes will be awarded for the BEST!

Big Kahuna V.I.P Party:  5-6 p.m. Tropical Tiki Extravaganza 6-8 p.m. 

Keep calm...and hula on! But first, be sure to purchase your ticket online. (Limited tickets remain available.)

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