Activities

Sarasota offers a wide range of outdoor activities for kids and adults. Here are 6 fun year-round options. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com

Sarasota Outdoor Activities For Kids and Adults

Activities at Oscar Scherer State Park Oscar Scherer State Park is located approximately 30 minutes from downtown Sarasota and less than 15 minutes from downtown Venice. This wonderful state park offers a plethora of... Read more
Plan a Staycation or Getaway. Ideas for a Sarasota, Florida Vacation. Things to do on vacation, getaway, or staycation in Sarasota and Siesta Key getaway. The beach and beyond from friendly family activities to outdoor restaurants on the water, eco-tours, and parks. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com

Ideas for a Sarasota, Florida Vacation

You deserve a little down time. Here is some inspiration for ways to enjoy Sarasota, Siesta Key, Lido Key, Longboat Key, and Venice–beyond the white-sun-kissed sands and relaxing Gulf shores. Of course, you’ll... Read more
Lido Key Mangrove Tunnels Kayak Tour Sarasota, Florida. Take a Kayaking SRQ guided eco tour of the mangrove tunnels at Ted Sperling Park at South Lido Key in Sarasota, Florida. A favorite tour for all ages—great for the beginner or experienced paddler. Photo credit Andrew Fabian. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com

Kayaking SRQ Lido Key Mangrove Tunnels Kayak Tour

By Andrew Fabian The ebb and flow of the water is hard to discern, so still and glasslike is its surface across the bay. A hint of salt permeates the air on a gentle... Read more
Planning a Vacation Using Pinterest. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com

How to Use Pinterest for Travel Inspiration

If you’re not familiar with Pinterest, it is a visual search engine and the perfect place for travel inspiration. Pinterest makes researching travel ideas a pleasure.  Pinterest is easy to use. Simply search for a... Read more
Ways to Experience Sarasota, FL Virtually. Expand your world. Learn about Sarasota, Florida nature, history, art, science, and more with virtual experiences through videos or live streaming events. | Must Do Visitor Guides

Ways to Experience Sarasota, FL Virtually

It is inspiring to see how Sarasota, Florida businesses have adapted and are finding creative ways to keep us engaged and entertained virtually amid coronavirus. Just like all across the globe, many Sarasota,... Read more
Ways to Explore Oscar Scherer State Park near Venice and Sarasota, Florida. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com

Oscar Scherer State Park

By Laurén Ettinger Florida is full of beautiful wild spaces waiting to be explored. Tucked away amidst suburban sprawl, Oscar Scherer State Park is a woodland oasis in Sarasota, Florida. Whether you want to hike,... Read more
Where to Watch an Atlanta Braves, Baltimore Orioles, or Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training Baseball Game. MLB Spring Training. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com

Sarasota, Florida Baseball Spring Training

By Laurén Ettinger Warm year-round temperatures make the state of Florida a popular destination for tourists, snowbirds, and residents. It also makes Florida the perfect spot for baseball teams looking to escape the cold... Read more
Must Do Visitor Guides list of free things to do in Venice, Florida. | MustDo.com

Free Things to do in Venice, Florida

The best way to explore Venice, Florida is by heading outdoors and discover all of the free things the area has to offer. From shark teeth hunting to sunset views on the Pier, here’s where... Read more
Biking and Walking the Legacy Trail in Sarasota, Florida. The multi-use trail is open year-round from 6 a.m. to sunset and is dog friendly. Trailheads, parking and more information. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com

Biking and Walking the Legacy Trail in Sarasota, Florida

By Laurén Ettinger For Sarasota, Florida visitors and locals looking to spend a bit of time exercising in the outdoors, Sarasota County’s Legacy Trail is an excellent choice. The trail is just over 10 miles long... Read more
Smuggler's Cover Adventure Golf in Fort Myers and Sarasota, Florida is a fun mini golf course for kids and adults. Photo by Laurén Ettinger. Must Do Visitor Guides | MustDo.com

Smugglers Cove Adventurous Mini Golf

By Laurén Ettinger What’s a visit to Florida without a game of golf and a gator spotting or two? You’ll find all that and more on a visit to Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf. With five... Read more
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