SARASOTA RECREATION

There’s always plenty to do in Sarasota, both indoor and out, and recreation is bit of a lifestyle choice for many Downtown Sarasota residents. Whether it be enjoying the local natural surroundings or indulging  in one of the many arts and culture events in the area—Sarasota is awash with activities, opportunities, and fun for all ages.

THINGS TO DO IN SARASOTA

The official website of the Sarasota County Visitors Center is a wealth of local information, not the least of which is a checkerboard of local things to do in Sarasota.

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SARASOTA PARKS & REC

Be it camping, hiking, fishing, or picnicking, the Sarasota County Parks and Rec site has you covered for information, tips, and resources.

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SARASOTA CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Sarasota’s event calendar changes by the day, and some events are only published within a small circle of influence—but reoccurring events, as well as new ones are frequently updated on this locally-run calendar.

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SARASOTA VIA LONELY PLANET

Lonely Planet takes a dive into the top experiences to have in Sarasota, and while they miss a few opportunities, their choices are spot-on.

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