Age-Friendly Festival
Photo Gallery

More than 4,000 festival attendees enjoyed activities and gained knowledge about age-friendly practices and principles for all ages from more than 125 participating organizations.

CLICK ON AN IMAGE BELOW TO ENJOY A FULL VIEW OF ENTIRE PHOTO

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

The Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony included both a presentation of the Sarasota County Government's proclamation designating October 28, 2017, as “Age-Friendly Festival Day” and a valued show of support from local and state government representatives in attendance.

–AFF–Ribbon–Cutting
–AFF–Ribbon–Cutting
–AFF–Ribbon–Cutting
–AFF–Ribbon–Cutting
–AFF–Ribbon–Cutting

Engaging Exhibits

Individuals, businesses, nonprofits, and local government showcased practices, services, and products advancing age-friendly principles in the community and beyond. Learn more about all of the participating organizations.
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
–AFF–Exhibits
A–AFF–Exhibits

Educational Presentations

Authors, longevity experts, and thought leaders shared insights and innovations on living optimally at any age. Learn more about the presentations.
–AFF–Education
–AFF–Education
–AFF–Education
–AFF–Education
–AFF–Education
–AFF–Education
–AFF–Education
–AFF–Education
–AFF-Education
–AFF-Education

Hands-on Experiences

Organizations encouraged attendees to try out fun hands-on activities that demonstrate ways to enhance quality of life. Learn more about all of the participating organizations.

–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences
–AFF–Experiences

Live Entertainment

Joyful performances by artists of all ages were presented through a partnership with the Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County. Learn more about the performances.
–AFF–Entertainment
–AFF–Entertainment
–AFF–Entertainment
–AFF–Entertainment
–AFF–Entertainment
–AFF–Entertainment
–AFF–Entertainment
–AFF–Entertainment
–AFF–Entertainment
–AFF–Entertainment

Festival Volunteers

Spirited volunteers — 140 strong and a vital part of the festival team — were involved in all aspects of the festival, adding to the vibrancy of the day.
–AFF–Volunteers
B–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
B–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
B–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
B–AFF–Volunteers
C–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
B–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
B–AFF–Volunteers
C–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
A–AFF–Volunteers
B–AFF–Volunteers
C–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
A–AFF–Volunteers
B–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers
–AFF–Volunteers

Attendees of All Ages

Turning an aspiration into a reality, the Age-Friendly Festival became the FIRST community celebration in the nation to focus on LIFELONG WELL-BEING while CONNECTING PEOPLE OF ALL AGES.
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
B–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
–Attendees–of–All–Ages
Share This Page

Sarasota County Government is under a state of emergency, and the Emergency Operations Center is activated.
County officials continue to monitor the status of COVID-19 and follow the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Florida Department of Health.

Click here for the latest updates from Sarasota County Government