2022 BOSRQ


The TGIF | Best of SRQ Local Party is Back!
Join Us Friday, August 5 from 5-7 pm at Aloft Sarasota


We’re back with the incredible TGIF | BEST OF SRQ LOCAL PARTY celebrating the winners recognized and voted on by our readers in SRQ Magazine’s biggest ever 2022 Best of SRQ Local Readers Competition. Join us on Friday, August 5, from 5-7 pm at the Aloft Hotel in Downtown Sarasota to taste and experience some of this year's "Best of SRQ Local" restaurants and cocktails. Share a hip evening with our area’s passionate localvores and foodies.


Early Bird Tickets are SOLD OUT!

Standard Tickets are Available Now!

Celebrating "Best Of" with the Live Local. Love Local. Hometown Team


Join us to experience an evening of award-winning bites and imbibes as voted on by the readers of SRQ Magazine in this annual TGIF Best of SRQ Local Party.

10+ Restaurants
Cocktail Samplings
Live DJ in the Courtyard

Celebrating the best locally owned establishments in the region, every year.

SRQ MEDIA asks our astute readers to vote for their favorite local eats, shopping, arts, luminaries and hotspots culminating in the buzzworthy special "Best of SRQ Local" awards feature published in the April edition. Celebrate your TGIF with the best our region has to offer—we will highlight local experiences from new restaurants to the memorable theatre productions, from our community's best achievements to seriously talented chefs.



Sarasota Wine Pacific Rim Sushi Five-O Donut Co. Mi Pueblo


Rise & Nye's Elevation Tea Company Bangkok Restaurant Sarasota Brick's Smoked Meats

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Aloft Sarasota Hotel 1401 Ringling Boulevard, Sarasota, FL 34236


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