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Great scene for people watching

Bring your lawn chair, maybe a snack and/or a discreet adult beverage, enjoy the rhythmic beat of... read more

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Grand Traverse County, Michigan
Interesting beach scene

Went to the drum circle not really knowing what to expect. Turns out it is fairly large, maybe 200... read more

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601 Canal Rd # 629, Sarasota, FL 34242-1929
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Reviewed yesterday

Bring your lawn chair, maybe a snack and/or a discreet adult beverage, enjoy the rhythmic beat of multiple drummers who just show up, the regular cast of exotic characters and regular folks who just dance whimsically within the circle. Watch the sunset, just sit back,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank deanf315
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the drum circle not really knowing what to expect. Turns out it is fairly large, maybe 200 people, with the Drummers on one side and the sunset behind. A bunch of locals add significant color, dancing, stomping, and hoola hooping in the center....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bob V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was very, very enjoyable. The drummers were excellent! The would pick a rythm and all play together. I wanted to play with them so much, but I flew down from Upstate New York and couldn't carry my Bodhran (Irish drum) on the plane with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chuck and Mary D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Weve been coming to siesta key for years. 1st time at the drum circle and it was more than I envisioned. We travel to siesta key with family and kids ranging from 8-21. Cant wait to go back. We will be doing it every visit!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 701lindsayt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was introduced to this unique event by my in-laws 6 years ago and go every time we are in the area. Always a great way to watch the sunset over the ocean. You just seat and listen or join in the fun.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We had read about the Siesta Key Drum Circle and are so glad we took the time to do it. It happens every Sunday night when the sun goes down which in our case was 630pm. The drummers are fantastic. The night starts up pretty...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank diannedavis
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I LOVE the drum circle on Siesta Key Bunch. It is huge and alot of fun. Drumming the sun down every Sunday. If you have never experienced a drum circle, make sure and check it out. Fun for all ages.

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank JuneBugMemphis
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Do you enjoy a sunset? Are you looking for something different? Are you adventurous? If you have an open mind and are willing to not take things too seriously you just might enjoy this celebration of a sunset. Set to a constant drum rythem it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had 2 rooms at this resort. It was outstanding!!! Excellent!! The service was exceptional. The owners were friendly and always quick to ask us whether we needed new towels or anything else. The rooms were beautiful and large. They had large kitchens. They had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nanette O
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This reminded me of African drums I heard in Zimbabwe!! Nice way to enjoy the sunset but when we were here it was raining & they ,moved it into the Pavillion area. There were 8-10 people playing drums & men & women dancing, women were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank sleebrownies
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Sunday afternoons, from about 4:30 until after sunset.