Welcome To Mattison’s Bayside

Mattison’s Bayside at the Van Wezel
Pre-Show dining and Official Caterer
at the waterfront Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall in Sarasota, Florida.

Mattison’s Pre-Performance Dining

- Evening Dining (dining may be prepared and served as either a buffet or seated & served )
menu varies as fresh, seasonal, and  local product become available
 sample extravagant dinner includes: gourmet cheese display, fresh salad bars with multiple toppings and dressing choices, prime rib carving station, fresh catch entrée, seasonal vegetables, garlic mashed, vegetarian pasta, assorted house made desserts and much more
 $34.95 plus tax and service
 buffet dinner applies to all Van Wezel show dates except when noted (see show schedule below)

- Afternoon Dining (dining may be prepared and served as either a buffet or seated & served )
menu varies as fresh, seasonal, and  local product become available
 sample luncheon buffet includes: soup, salad, pasta, chicken entrée, sandwiches, assorted house made desserts and more.
 $24.95  adults, $12.95 for children 12 and under, plus tax and service,
 buffet luncheon applies ONLY to dates listed below at Van Wezel
Mattison’s Bayside at the Van Wezel Buffet Dinner open to the public
Dinner Reservations or call 941.921.3400

Private Events at Mattison’s Bayside at the Van Wezel

Special Rates on Mattison’s Catered Events at the Bayfront Van Wezel
low rates available only through Mattison’s for the Grand Foyer and Bayfront Terrace
perfect for daytime business functions, fundraisers, luncheons, meetings, and events
also available for waterfront special events, weddings, receptions, private gatherings, parties, galas, brunches, and more
evening and daytime availability
contact Mattison’s catering director Jessica Stevens at 941.921.3400 for rates and information
Reserve the  Grand Foyer and the Bayfront Terrace at the Van Wezel for your waterfront wedding or special events

The Grand Foyer at the Van Wezel is a spectacular waterfront location available for a wide variety of events including weddings, business functions, galas, private parties and more. This elegant space on Sarasota Bay can accommodate 350 seated guests or 500 guests for a cocktail reception style event. The Grand Foyer opens up to the outdoor Terrace and Bayfront lawn accommodating an additional 1,500 people. Mattison’s Bayside at the Van Wezel is the perfect location for your next event and Mattison’s is a full-service caterer.

Chef Paul Mattison and his team look forward to serving you at the Van Wezel!

New Outdoor Sunset Terrace and Dining Area
at the Bayfront Van Wezel

 open prior to Van Wezel shows for dining with Mattison’s Bayside at the Van Wezel
 offering seven new shade sails and 12 new palm trees with surrounding bushes and flowers to complement the waterfront deck
 new lounge furniture, granite tables, and a fire pit on the Sunset Terrace
 all made possible by The Van Wezel capital fund with support from The Van Wezel Foundation, Boar’s Head, Grant’s Gardens, the City of Sarasota, and Mattison’s
 Mattison’s Bayside at the Van Wezel open to the public
dining reservations required and are made online or call 941.921.3400

Upcoming Van Wezel Show Schedule 2015-2016
Dinner Begins 2 Hours Before Show Time at Mattison’s Bayside in the Grand Foyer at the Van Wezel

Friday, September 18 at 5pm – Friday Fest showcasing Reverend Barry & Funktastic Soul Featuring The Hellacious Horns
Wednesday, October 14 at 7:30pm – Beauty and the Beast
Saturday, October 24 at 8pm – The Ultimate Doo Wop Show
Friday, November 13 at 8pm – Lewis Black: The Rant Is Due: Part Deux
Thursday, November 19 at 8pm – Straight Not Chaser
Monday, December 28 at 3pm and 7pm – Moscow Ballet: Great Russian Nutcracker
Wednesday, December 30 at 8pm – The Producers
Wednesday, January 20 and Thursday, January 21 at 8pm – 42nd Street
Saturday, January 30 at 8pm – Joshua Bell
Tuesday, February 9 through Saturday, February 13 at 8pm; Saturday, February 13 at 2pm; Sunday February 14 at 1:30pm and 7pm – The Book of Mormon
Wednesday, February 17 at 2pm and 8pm – Neil Berg’s 107 Years of Broadway
Wednesday, February 24 at 8pm – Moscow Festival Ballet – Cinderella
Thursday, February 25 at 8pm – The Philadelphia Orchestra
Tuesday, March 1 at 8pm – The Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra
Thursday, March 3 and Friday, March 4 at 8pm – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Wednesday, March 9 at 8pm – Disney Fantasia Live in Concert
Thursday, March 10 from 8pm – Joffrey Ballet
Wednesday, March 16 from 8pm – Saturday Night Fever
Monday, March 21 from 8pm – Bullets Over Broadway
Tuesday, March 22 from 8pm – STOMP
Thursday, March 24 from 8pm – Linda Eder with Robert Cuccioli
Saturday, March 26 from 8pm – Million Dollar Quartet
Monday, April 4 from 8pm – Broadway! The Big Band Years
Tuesday, April 19, Wednesday and April 20 at 8pm – Mamma Mia