Interested in a Partnership?

Learn more about becoming a valued Visit Sarasota County Partner

Join Our Tourism Marketing Family

Tourism is a multibillion-dollar industry in Sarasota County—and growing. We welcome Sarasota area businesses looking to partner with us to continue strengthening our destination and the quality of life we all enjoy. Our mission is to make Sarasota the must visit destination on the Gulf Coast.

Who We Are

VSC is the official destination marketing organization for the Sarasota County region, presenting our community as the ideal location for  leisure visits, meetings, reunions, wedding and sporting events.  We provide targeted exposure with regional, national and global audiences, direct sales opportunities, visitor experience opportunities, free educational events and extensive social media endeavors  that feature our partners.

Tourism Matters in Sarasota County: The Regions #1 Economic Impact

Last year, the economic impact from Visitors to Sarasota County was more than $2.9 billion.  Over 2.7 million visitors enjoyed our region in 2019! Our partners-first philosophy means that over 400 businesses are first in line to welcome those visitors and deliver a destination experience.  Collectively, our tourism efforts mean new money is spent in our community which supports jobs, lowers taxes and improves amenities in our area.

Contact

Kelly Defebo
Director of Sales
[email protected] 
Office: 941.955.0991 ext 106

Our Current Valued Partners

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SST Logo - Sarasota Suncoast Tours offers Sarasota's most exciting tour experiences with a variety of local tours: food, history, ghosts and murder, family adventure, drinking and more! We also offer private group narrated trolley or mini-bus tours.
301 John Ringling Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34236

Sarasota's Most Exciting Tour Experiences! We have offered local area tours since 2015, with over 3500 happy guests, by hosting original tours that are just...

Fans of Discover Sarasota Tours - City Sightseeing Tour-goers from Ohio!
1826 4th St
Sarasota, FL 34236

Tours Run Weekends Through October - Regular Schedule Resumes in November!

Hop aboard our clean, safe air-conditioned trolley to experience fun, entertaining and...

Cabaret - Florida Studio Theatre's Cabaret Series has seen more than 65 original FST musical revues. Terence Fugate, arts writer for SCENE Magazine says, "If you have never attended a show at [FST's] Cabaret Theatre, you really don't know what you've been missing.
1241 N. Palm Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236-5602

Founded in 1973,  Florida Studio Theatre (FST) has grown from an alternative touring group into a nationally recognized regional theatre. Hip and historical,...

Ameniti Bay front
5985 Brookhill Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34232

Ameniti Bay Sarasota Hotel & Suites, located just off I75 and Fruitville Road/Nathan Benderson Exit.

Originally opened in December 2019 it has...

Tiki Time - Siesta Tiki 1 is all cleaned up and ready to go for the next FUN tour!!
2172 Gulf Gate Dr
#211
Sarasota, FL 34231

Cruisin' Tikis Sarasota offers a variety of fun sightseeing cruises from 90 minutes to 4 hours including Fun Tiki cruises, Sunsets, Sandbar/swim,...

Ruth's Chris Steak House
6700 S Tamiami Tr
Sarasota, FL 34231-4809

Sarasota Magazine's "Best of the Best," Herald Tribune's "Best Steak House" and finalists in Florida Trend Magazine's "Top 500 Restaurants" and Wine...

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