Attractions in Sarasota County include the Ringling, which features a museum of Fine Art and contemporary works

Attractions & Tours

Sarasota County has a variety of attractions for everyone's enjoyment, from art museums to natural science aquariums and other local must-sees.

Say hello to a manatee, relax on the beach, explore a farmers market — these are all must-do activities if you want to make the most out of your trip to Sarasota County. Enjoy our range of fun-filled attractions, featuring ventures into magnificent fine art institutions, up-close encounters with exotic animals, adventures in tree canopies, and boat rides through wild and untamed parts of Florida.

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301 John Ringling Blvd.
Sarasota, FL 34236

Key Culinary Tours is the ultimate tour​ experience in Sarasota! ​Our award winning food tours are fun-filled adventures. Experienced tour guides help create memorable events that are perfect for ​visitors, ​​locals...

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2525 27th St. E.
Bradenton, FL 34208-7427

Visit Florida's Sweetest Attraction. Voted Florida's #1 grove destination, Mixon Fruit Farms has been here for over 76 years. Mixons has a...

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2 Marina Plaza
Sarasota, FL 34236

Enjoy a narrated Sightseeing Cruise combining Sarasotas abundant wildlife, a bit of history and spectacular shoreline homes, or a Dolphin Watch Cruise...

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3000 Ringling Blvd.
Ringling Woods behind the Sarasota Fairgrounds
Sarasota, FL 34237

King Edwards II welcomes one and all to three weekends of exciting tournaments, scrumptious feasts, & pure family fun at this year's...

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5947 Clark Center Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34238

Livingston's is Sarasota's most inviting entertainment experience. With over 50,000 sq-feet of state-of-the-art fun, Livingston's is the ultimate place to hang out,...

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8865 Midnight Pass Road
Sarasota, FL 34242

Bayfront Excursions is Southwest Florida's Full Service Rental Destination, with 2 locations to serve Sarasota, Siesta Key, Venice, Longboat Key, and Lakewood...

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2250 Fruitville Road
Sarasota, FL 34237

At Sarasota Lanes Bowling Center we offer 36 quality lanes with easy automatic scoring for family, friends, and league bowling. Join a...

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Local Attractions: Go have fun in Sarasota County!

There's quite the variety of attractions in Sarasota on Florida's Gulf Coast, and we've drawn up a short list of some our favorites.

Attractions alongside the Myakka River

Sarasota County is more than a beachside destination; it’s also a nature lover’s paradise. Learn more about the attractions along the Myakka River.

Seven Sarasota historical attractions

Sarasota County’s treasure troves include striking natural beauty, magnificent arts and a rich cultural heritage. Learn more about that heritage by visiting these seven area attractions.

Anytime is a Good Time for Sarasota

No matter when you’re looking for a visit, Sarasota has something special waiting for you.