Our growing community is gaining some exciting new sights, sounds, and tastes, and FEMME ROUGE is letting you in on all that’s coming up.

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A new Blow Dry Bar has opened as part of the Hair Color Center at 2300 Bee Ridge Road.




Lila, a vegetable-forward restaurant with meat and protein sides is opening in the spring at 1576 Main Street by the owners of Pomona Bistro and Wine Bar. The intimate 48-seat space will feature organic and local cuisine.


Screen Shot 2016-02-23 at 3.49.58 PMDowntown Sarasota has a new morning brew. Kahwa’s successful Saint Petersburg coffee shops are now here with their signature house-roasted blends, as well as pastries and sandwiches. 11487 Second Street.



The long awaited retail addition to Perq is now open at 1821 Hillview Street. Simply named, The Goods is the place to find single origin beans and the brewing gear you need to get percolating at home.




Fly Dance Fitness is offering two fun new ways to get moving: WERQ is based on pop, rock, and hip hop music, while Pound lets you rock out your workout. First times can join these entertaining and heart pumping classes for a special $10 buy one get one free price. 999 Cattleman Road, Unit F.



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