Christmas wish | ‘Sounds of Sea-son’

@BR Ednote:Editor’s Note: Every holiday season, the Bradenton Herald staff picks favorite gift selections from local businesses.

Gift: Sarasota Orchestra’s “Sounds of the Sea-son”

Description: Imagine enjoying holiday tunes by the Sarasota Orchestra while sitting alongside trumpet fish, pipe fish, and fiddler crabs -- for the music loving environmentalist! The orchestra has two special performances free at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Dec. 21 at Mote Aquarium.

Cost: Free with a paid aquarium admission: $17 for adults, $16 for seniors (over 65), $12 for kids (ages 4-12) and free for kids ages 3 and younger. Mote members get in free.

Where purchased: For tickets, please visit Tickets provide access to the aquarium and the show but are not seating reservations. More information: Contact Stacy Alexander at 941-388-4441, ext. 509 or at

Why I like it: A Christmas concert and the aquarium for one price.

-- Business editor

Jennifer Rich