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

Over 2.7 million visitors enjoyed our region in 2019 and the economic impact from visitors to Sarasota County was more than $2.9 billion! 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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1013_640x617.jpg - The Blue Rooster
1525 4th St
Sarasota, FL 34236

Using the freshest ingredients, Blue Rooster is devoted to creating deliciously new twists on simple, classic comfort food recipes grounded in our...

Circus Playground - This playground is circus inspired! Featuring a small splash area, rock climbing, slides, music makers, swings, and so much more. Perfect for picnics and spending the day with your little ones. No pets allowed unless they are service trained.
2010 Adams Lane
Sarasota, FL 34236

This park is home to the Payne Park Skate Park, Circus Park, Cafe, and Amphitheater. Circus Park-This playground is circus inspired! Featuring...

Restaurant
3434 Bahia Vista St
Sarasota, FL 34239

Yoder's Restaurant and Amish Village.
Restaurant, Gift Shop, Produce Market, Deli Market

Yoder's, a Sarasota tradition since first opening it's doors in...

Speaks - St. Armands - exterior
29 N Blvd of the Presidents
Sarasota, FL 34236

New York style clam bar. Fresh seafood and house made pasta. Garden to glass cocktails. Unique prohibition era decor. Lunch & Dinner....

Patricks 1481 - Savor Listing Image 1
1481 Main St
Sarasota, FL 34236-5701

Award-winning, 1985-established restaurant in the heart of the downtown theater district. Great food and great service at a fair price. Upscale sports...

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