Discover Fun Things to Do in Sarasota

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Local Activities

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Sarasota is a gold mine for golf enthusiasts and tennis pros alike. There are a number of renowned and excellently maintained local golf courses in our area. Some favorites include:

The Founders Club

Laurel Oak Country Club

Lakewood Ranch Golf & Country Club

University Park Country Club

Longboat Key Golf Club

Whether you prefer feeling the sand between your toes or seeing breathtaking local foliage, you'll love spending time outdoors in Sarasota. Here, you'll discover a number of gorgeous parks and unbelievable beaches. Explore:

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

South Lido Beach

The Legacy Trail

Nathan Benderson Park

From fine art galleries to fascinating museums and more, Sarasota is the place to be for arts and cultural events. To experience rich and beautiful artwork, check out the following:

Dabbert Gallery

Art Center Sarasota

Ringling Museum of Art

The Artful Giraffe

Dancing, live music, films, and more...Sarasota is a happening place! There's something for everyone in this dynamic city. Check out some of our favorite spots:

Asolo Theater

Circus Arts Conservatory

The Sarasota Ballet

Van Wezel Performing Arts

Sarasota Opera

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Calendar of Events

chalk drawing

2021 Chalk Festival

October 29 – November 1, 2021, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Venice Airport

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sand castle contest

Siesta Key Crystal Classic

November 12 – 15, 2021, 10 a.m.

Siesta Key Beach

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Sarasota Polo Club Matches

Every Sunday from December 19, 2021 – April 24, 2022, 1 p.m.

8201 Polo Club Lane, Sarasota

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Music on Main

First Friday of Each Month

Lakewood Main Street, Lakewood Ranch

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Sarasota Farmers Market

Every Saturday Year-Round, 7 a.m. – 1 p.m.

1 N. Lemon Avenue, Sarasota

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Events at Waterside Place

Year-Round

Lorraine Road, Waterside Place, Lakewood Ranch

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Explore Sarasota Real Estate

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Sarasota is a wonderful place to call home. It's been ranked the #1 place in America to retire to, and it isn't hard to see why. With so many fun things to do, gorgeous homes for sale, and an eclectic community unlike any other, this city promises an exceptionally high quality of life. If you're interested in moving to Sarasota, or simply need someone to chat with about your real estate plans, please don't hesitate to get in touch.

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