Sand Scuplting

Sand sculpting on the beach – not a real whale!

Golf Courses:

CapriIsle (Venice) (941-485-3371)
Gulf Gate Golf Club (941-921-5515)
Legacy Golf Club (Bradenton) (941-907-7067)
Oak Ford (941-371-3680)
River Strand Gold and Country Club (941-708-3617)
Rolling Green Golf Club (941-355-7621)
Sarasota Golf Club (941-371-2431)
Serenoa Golf Club (941-925-2755)
Tatum Ridge Golf Links (941-378-4211)
University Park Country Club (941-359-9999)

Local Stores:

Crescent Market (on the key)
Publix (grocery store)
Sweet Bay (grocery store)
Mr. CB’s (Bait Shop and much more)
ABC Baby Rentals (941-929-1850)
Midnight Pass Bike & Kayak (941-346-0891)
Siesta Sports Rentals (941-346-1797)
RentFromAtoZ (941-961-3527) or (888-503-AtoZ)

Museums & Attractions:

Busch Gardens (Tampa)
G.WIZ (941-309-4949)
The Powel Crosley Museum
Mote Marine (Rescue Aquarium) (Near St. Armand’s Circle)
The John & Mable Ringling Museum (941-359-5700)
The Marie Selby Botanical Gardens (941-366-5731)
Parker Manatee Aquarium
Sarasota Classic Car Museum
Sarasota Jungle Gardens (941-355-5305)
Venice Beach (“Shark Tooth Beach”)

Kayak Storage

Kayaks Available on site!

Amusement & Sports Entertainment:

Almost Heaven Kayak Adventures (941.504.6296)
AMC Movie Theaters
Deep Sea Fishing
Ed Smith Stadium/Baseball Park (941 954-4101)
Fishing Trips- Call Captain Gregg Abbott – 941-302-4734
J.P. Igloo Ice Skating and Hockey Rink (941-723-3663)
Lebarge Tropical Cruise (941-366-6116)
Major League Baseball Spring Training
Sarasota Kennel Club Greyhound Racing (941-355-7744)
Siesta Parasail of Siesta Key (fun)(941-586-1972)
Sightseeing Boat Tours, Snorkeling, and Scuba Diving
Stardust Roller Rink (941-365-6888)


Gamble Plantation & Mansion
Historic Spanish Point
Jungle Gardens (941-355-5305)
Myakka State Park / Safari Tours
Oscar Scherer State Park


Anna’s (deli sandwiches) – Couple locations
Big Olaf (Ice Cream) – Siesta Key Village (941-349-9392)
Barnacle Bill’s (Seafood – favorite) (941-365-6800)
Bone Fish (Seafood – a favorite)(941-924-9090)
Captain Curt’s Crab & Oyster Bar (Seafood – a favorite) (941-349 3885)
Daiquiri Deck (In Village on Key) (941-349-8697)
Demarco’s – 941-925-0226
The Hub Baja Grill
Jo To’s Japanese Steakhouse
Mahattan Grill (941- 924-6969)
Marina Jacks (Lunch or Dinner Cruise) (941-365-4232)
Miguels (941-349-4024)
Pinchers (941-922-1515)
Phillipi Creek (Seafood) (941-925-4444)
Sharky’s in Venice (Seafood by the Ocean) (941-488-1456)
Siesta Grill (941-349-2800)
Siesta Key Oyster Bar (SKOB) (Village – Music) (941-346-5443)
Sting Rays – (Seafood) (941-924-2568)
Turtles Pub (Seafood) (941-349-2280)


The Florida Studio Theatre
The Golden Apple Dinner Theatre
The Players Theatre
The Sarasota Opera House
The Van Wezel
Movie Theaters
– Hollywood 20 (Downtown Sarasota)
– AMC 12 Sarasota Square (Sarasota Mall)


St. Armands Circle (Unique Shopping & Dining)
Westfield Southgate Mall – 3501 S Tamiami Trl (941-373-0303)
Sarasota Mall – 8201 S. Tamiami Trail (941-922 9609)
Ellenton Prime Outlets -5461 Factory Shops Blvd. Ellenton, FL 342222 – (941 723-1150) (about 30 – 45 min)
Target – 8401 S Tamiami Trl (941-925-3377)


Mandala Spa (941-927-2278)
Spa Hollywood (941-927-2635)
Massage Envy (941-927-6200)
The Key Spa & Salon (941-349-9005)
The Met (St. Armands Circle) (941-388-3991)


Siesta Key Bike & Kayak (941-346-0891)
Siesta Sports Rentals (941-346-1797)