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

- 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 buffet 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)
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
dinner reservations required and are made online or call 941.921.3400

Upcoming Van Wezel Show Schedule

•  Friday, August 22 from 5pm - Friday Fest – SoulRcoaster
•  Friday, September 26 from 5pm - Friday Fest – Adrian Ray
•  Wednesday, October 1 from 8pm - Peter Frampton
•  Monday, October 6 from 8pm – Eve of Jackie
•  Friday, October 17 from 8pm – Lyle Lovett
•  Friday, October 24 from 8pm – The Ultimate Doo-Wop Show
•  Sunday, October 26 from 7pm – Bill Maher
•  Monday, October 27 from 7:30pm – Shen Yun Orchestra
•  Saturday, November 1 from 8pm – Capitol Steps
•  Wednesday, November 5 from 8pm – Susan Boyle
•  Sunday, November 16 from 7pm – Wanda Sykes
•  Tuesday, November 18 from 8pm - Evil Dead: The Musical
•  Wednesday, November 19 from 8pm – Mannheim Steamroller by Chip Davis
•  Thursday, November 20 from 7:30pm – Celtic Thunder Symphony
•  Friday, November 28 from 8pm – Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2014
•  Saturday, November 29 from 8pm – Kenny Rogers with Special Guest Linda Davis
•  Sunday, November 30
from 7pm – Camelot
•  Wednesday, December 3 from 8pm – Smokey Joe’s Cafe Featuring The Coasters
•  Sunday, December 27 from 1pm and 5pm – Moscow Ballet: Great Russian Nutcracker (bar and snacks only)
•  Tuesday, December 30 from 8pm – Guys and Dolls
•  Saturday, January 3 from 8pm – Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert
•  Sunday, January 4 from 7pm – Sister Act
•  Thursday, January 8 from 8pm – St Petersburg State Symphony
•  Thursday, January 29 from 8pm – Ballroom with a Twist
•  Wednesday, February 4 from 8pm – Les Ballets Trockadero
•  Tuesday, February 5 from 8pm – 106 Years of Broadway
•  Friday, February 6 from 8pm – Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra
•  Sunday, February 8 from 7pm – The Time Jumpers
•  Thursday, February 12 from 8pm – Peter and the Starcatcher
•  Monday, February 16 from 8pm – Dancing with the Pros Live!
•  Tuesday, February 17 from 7:30pm – Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
•  Wednesday, February 18 from 8pm - Discover DaVinci and Michelangelo “Side by Side”
•  Thursday, March 5 from 8pm – Jekyll & Hyde
•  Wednesday, March 11 from 8pm; Thursday, March 12 from 2pm & 8pm;  Friday, March 13 from 8pm;  Saturday, March 14 from 2pm & 8pm;  Sunday, March 15 from 1:30pm & 7pm – Jersey Boys (Dinner available before the 8pm shows only)
•  Monday, March 16 from 8pm – Anything Goes
•  Saturday, March 21 from 8pm – Itzhak Perlman
•  Sunday, March 22 from 7pm – Audra McDonald
•  Wednesday, April 1 and Thursday, April 2 from 8pm – Flashdance
•  Saturday, April 4 from 8pm – Memphis
•  Thursday, April 23 from 8pm - Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles
•  Sunday, April 26 from 7pm – Kathy Griffin