Best of the Year

Our Favorite Photos of 2020

A visual reminder of the year that was from our talented photographers.

12/31/2020 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Best of the Year

Our 10 Most Popular Stories of 2020

Here are the stories you clicked on most this year.

12/30/2020 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Best of the Year

Our Editors' Favorite Stories of 2020

Here are the stories that stuck with us.

12/30/2020 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Editors' Picks

Our Editors' Favorite Holiday Movies

"It's a Wonderful Life," "Elf," "Meet Me in St. Louis"...the gang's all here.

12/23/2020 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Gift Guide

Our Favorite Last Minute Holiday Gifts

We're not slackers. We just love working right up to a deadline.

12/22/2020 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Gift Guide

The Gifts on Our Editors' Wish Lists This Year

Here's what some of our creative team hopes they'll find under the tree.

12/10/2020 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Things to Do

43 Socially Distant Ways to Have Fun in Sarasota—and Beyond

Our editors scanned the landscape to select some of their favorite things to do, see, eat and enjoy.

12/01/2020 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Coronavirus

Two Out of Three Restaurant Workers Have Lost Their Jobs

A new survey from the National Restaurant Association estimates that the restaurant industry will lose $80 billion in sales by the end of April.

04/21/2020 By Cooper Levey-Baker

On the Waterfront

Water Views are The Reason We're Here

Enjoy a great meal and a gorgeous view at any one of these seven spots.

01/25/2018 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Year in Review

The Best Things We Ate in 2017

Meatballs, seafood, pasta and more: here are the dishes our editors are still dreaming about.

12/20/2017 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Year in Review

Our Top 10 Stories of 2017

Hurricane Irma, MTV's Siesta Key, the best restaurants in Sarasota and more—here's what you were buzzing about this year, Sarasota.

12/14/2017 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Breaking News

Sarasota Magazine Has a Restaurant App!

We've turned 38 years of food reporting into one indispensable resource: our Gastronaut restaurant app.

01/30/2017 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Election 2016

Sarasotans Respond to Donald Trump's Election

A group of business leaders, students, artists and more tell us what Donald Trump's election means for them.

11/28/2016 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Pop Culture Picks

Watch/Listen/Love: Halloween Edition

Here are the Halloween movies, books and more our editors love.

10/27/2016 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Art Looks East

The Ringling Celebrates a New Direction

A community festival marks the opening of the museum complex's new Center for Asian Art.

05/10/2016 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

Architecture

Vote for Your Favorite in the Spirit of Sarasota Architecture Awards!

Choose your favorite architecture project for the People's Choice "Spirit of Sarasota" winner.

05/03/2016 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

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The Best of Sarasota 2016

From cool new pleasures to classic treasures, our editors and readers pick what makes Sarasota great right now.

04/29/2016 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

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Best of Sarasota 2016: Arts and Entertainment

The best new things to see and do.

04/29/2016 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

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Best of Sarasota 2016: Shops and Services

New shops you need to know.

04/29/2016 By Sarasota Magazine Staff

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Best of Sarasota 2016: Food and Drink

Here are the can't-miss places to eat and drink in Sarasota right now.

04/29/2016 By Sarasota Magazine Staff