Your online guide to Sarasota, Bradenton area, Gulf Islands, Lakewood Ranch and Venice.

In This Feature:

The Best Classic Sarasota-Manatee Dates

Experience romance the Sarasota way.


Best Rooftop Bars in Sarasota-Manatee

Don’ t just bar hop; rooftop bar hop.


A Tour of Sarasota's Craft Brewing Scene

From JDub's to Calusa, dive into the region's thriving world of craft beer.

06/30/2017 By Hannah Wallace

Everything You Need to Know About Stand-Up Paddleboarding

Explore Sarasota’s beautiful backwaters while torching calories.

06/30/2017 By Cooper Levey-Baker

The World Rowing Championships Come to Sarasota

The region's newest sports craze is fun for all.

06/30/2017 By Kay Kipling

Things to Do on a Rainy Day

Don’t let the occasional shower get you down. There’s still plenty to do.

06/30/2017 By Staff

Kick Back and Relax at These Waterfront Restaurants

These eight spots are filled with Old Florida flavor.

06/30/2017 By Ilene Denton

Find an Activity

From fine arts to golf to water sports, there's something for everyone in Sarasota-Manatee.


Find a Restaurant

Your guide to the best restaurants in the region.


Find a Store

Whether you want to update your home or your closet, it's not hard to indulge in a little retail therapy in our region.


Find an Accommodation

From motels to resorts, here's where to stay while you're here.