It's Summer Time in Sarasota What to Do!

Posted by Tamara Berryman on Wednesday, June 13th, 2012 at 10:03am.

Summertime in Sarasota What to Do?


Its summertime in Sarasota and the beaches of Siesta Key, Longboat Key and Casey Key are a buzz with summertime vacationers and activities.  Besides just hanging on the beach here is a list of Sarasota must does for summertime.


  1.  Go hunting for sharks teeth on the beach in Venice, take a walk on the pier and enjoy dinner, dancing and the sunset at Sharky’s Restaurant.
  2. Visit the South Florida Museum planetarium.
  3. Visit the drum circle on Siesta Key on Sunday evening at dusk.
  4. Take a ride on the water aboard the LeBarge “Booze Cruise” docked at the Marina Jack.
  5. Take a ride on the water aboard the South Venice Beach Ferry.
  6. Camp at Turtle Beach campground on Siesta Key next to Turtle Beach.
  7. Dine alfresco on St. Armands Circle st._armands_circle_640
  8. Kayak the mangrove islands.
  9. Check out the Boneshakers Band, our local Sarasota Band at one of their local venues.
  10. Take sailing lessons on Longboat Key
  11. Get Scuba certified in the Sarasota Bay
  12. Bodysurf or skimboard and feel the pain.
  13. Climb the Myakka River State Park Observation Tower.
  14. Canoe on the Myakka River, only if you like gators!
  15. Take a ride on your bike along the Legacy Trail, no traffic to deal with.
  16. The Ringling Museum is free on Mondays.
  17. Visit the Historic Spanish Point
  18. Take the Chocolate Martina crawl in Siesta Village, LeLu’s, Blaze Café, and the Cottage, my favorites.
  19. Visit Lakewood Ranch for their Music on Main event.
  20. Shop at the Downtown Sarasota’s Farmers Market on Saturday mornings open till 1 in the summer.
  21. Fish for some Grouper.
  22. Visit the Mote Aquarium and pet the stingrays, or swim with the Manatees in the Gulf of Mexico.
  23. FridayFest at the VanWezel watch the sunset while listening to a local band.
  24. Parasail along Siesta Key Beach.
  25. Rent a jet ski and explore Sarasota Bay.
Looking for a waterfront property in Sarasota on any of the Keys, Bird Key, Casey Key, Lido Key, Longboat Key, Manasota Key or Siesta Key?  Give me a call today for assistance  Tamara Berryman 941.954.0900!


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