Area Guide


No place quite compares to Sarasota, with its cultural and recreational opportunities. diversity and richness of experience.  Enjoy stunning beaches and magnificent sunsets by day, and the vibrence of the symphony, opera or ballet at days-end.

Sarasota is a European influenced  city where you can stroll endlessly among cafes, galleries and boutiques, spend a day on the bay, on the golf course, or leisure in one of the areas magnificent parks.

Amazing natural bounty can be found throughout the region. Marie Selby Gardens  offers botanical splendor at every turn, while Mote Marine Aquarium provides visitors with an experiential exposure to an abundance of marine life.

Bishop Planetarium
Circus Sarasota
Mote Marine Laboratory
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
Museum of Cars and Music
The Parker Manatee Aquarium
Sarasota Convention & Visitor’s Bureau
Sarasota Jungle Gardens
Sarasota Polo Club
Sarasota Orioles
South Florida Museum
Also be sure to visit these pages:  Sarasota AccoladesArea Golf Course, Area Guide, Helpful Resources