The Scoop on 7 of the Top Spots for Sarasota Ice Cream

When temperatures rise, we can’t help but crave a scoop of ice cream. Not that we need an excuse to enjoy the messy, creamy treat all year long! Our region is home to shops offering everything from frozen yogurt to homemade ice cream. Here are seven of our favorite spots to get your fix of … Continue Reading >

7 Sarasota Dolphin Tours That Will Blow Your Mind

Jumping in and out of the water, cackling at onlookers, swimming in perfect unison… dolphins are so much fun to watch! We’re lucky that Sarasota offers so many sightseeing opportunities and several charters and cruises that can bring you within splashing distance. If exploring marine life and learning about the sea’s inhabitants is your kind … Continue Reading >

7 of the Best Charter Companies for Boating in Sarasota

With Florida being the boating capital of the world, it’s no surprise that Sarasota is a premier boating destination. Its clear waters and pristine beaches beg to be explored, and its teeming marine wildlife, gorgeous sandbars, and charming tiki bars offer endless entertainment and relaxation. Whether you enjoy fishing, sailing, scuba diving, or sunbathing, here’s … Continue Reading >

6 Unique July Sarasota Events to Make the Most of Your Summer

Summer in Sarasota is the time for all sorts of fun outdoor sports tournaments, concerts, and fairs. Art aficionados will appreciate the many art-centric events, while seafood lovers have plenty of festivals and competitions to check out. These are our favorite July Sarasota events that you should be sure to add to your calendar!   … Continue Reading >

7 Sarasota Antique Shops Worth a Visit

With Sarasota’s unique culture and rich history, it’s no surprise that its antique stores are full of interesting items and hard-to-find treasures. Some of the stores specialize in furniture and housewares, while others offer clothing, art, and even building materials. Whatever you’re shopping for, you’ll be able to find something amazing at these Sarasota antique … Continue Reading >

Treat Yourself at the Best Fancy Restaurants in Sarasota

The Sarasota restaurant scene offers countless restaurant options with impeccable eats. With so many options, it’s not easy to decide where to dine. The next time you’re looking to enjoy a gourmet meal, these fine dining restaurants in Sarasota will fit the bill.   Made Are you craving your mom’s home cooking with a trendy … Continue Reading >

How to Spend the Day at St. Armands Circle

St. Armands Circle on Lido Key is the perfect place to relax, unwind, and let your cares fade away. “The Circle,” as it is affectionately called by locals, is less than ten minutes from The DeSOTA and is truly a feast for the senses. Stroll the palm-lined streets and courtyards and visit over 130 shops, … Continue Reading >

7 Fun Things to Do in Sarasota This Summer 2018

With all of the great festivals and events in town, it’s not always easy to know which are the most worthy of your time! To make things easier for you, we’ve put together this list of can’t-miss things to do in Sarasota this summer. Get ready for a fun-filled summer!   Sarasota Improv Festival Get … Continue Reading >

5 Sarasota Breweries Every Beer Lover Should Visit

The glass is always half full for craft beer lovers on the Suncoast. Here are our favorite Sarasota breweries, from beer gardens to microbreweries.   Jdub’s Brewing Company If you’ve ordered local beer in Florida, chances are you’ve tasted a beer from Jdub’s Brewing Company. Watering holes around the state serve Jdub’s flagship brew, Up … Continue Reading >

Everything You Need to Know Before Flyboarding in Sarasota

Searching for that next adrenaline rush? Give flyboarding a try! If you’ve ever wondered what it would feel like to fly like a superhero, now’s your chance to find out. Here’s our complete guide to flyboarding in Sarasota.   What is Flyboarding? Flyboarding is a relatively new extreme sport, involving an accessory called a flyboard … Continue Reading >