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20 10, 2017

Sarasota Scavenger Hunt for the kids! – by Visit Sarasota

By | October 20th, 2017|Categories: Nature and Environment, Things to Do, Vacation Hints and Tips|

Sarasota Beach Scavenger Hunt Visit Sarasota County published an amazing scavenger hunt to help keep the kids busy and attentive and to really discover the amazing things that are available to see on our beautiful [...]

20 10, 2017

Siesta Key Safe Treats is October 31

By | October 20th, 2017|Categories: Local Siesta Key, Sarasota Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Siesta Key SafeTreats Annual Safe Treat event on Siesta Key Calling all Trick or Treaters!! Ghosts, goblins, princesses, superheroes, all are welcome to venture to Siesta Key for the 33rd year of Siesta Key Safe Treats [...]

26 09, 2017

Bodyboarding Vs. Surfing – From our friends at fin bin

By | September 26th, 2017|Categories: Nature and Environment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Gulf Coast of Florida is knows for its smooth, gradual decline in depths and gorgeous sandbar formations that reach from the upper peninsula of Florida down to the Florida Keys. The landscape has been [...]

20 09, 2017

Sarasota Indian Blessings, Siesta Key has Magical Sand, and more! But no hurricanes…

By | September 20th, 2017|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Here's the scene: Florida, awaiting imminent impact from Hurricane Irma....With models and possible paths leading all over the place, there was the possibility of affecting millions, just not sure how hard. As we watched with [...]

8 09, 2017

Sarasota hurricane history and other storm facts – Florida

By | September 8th, 2017|Categories: Nature and Environment, Siesta Key Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Sarasota County could expect to feel the effects of Hurricane Irma as early as Friday evening, according to Sarasota County Emergency Management Chief Ed McCrane. Make sure you're in the know in Sarasota by signing [...]

7 09, 2017

18 Top Tips to prepare for Hurricane Irma – Be Prepared Sarasota, FL

By | September 7th, 2017|Categories: Siesta Key News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hurricane Irma and more storms forming...Be Prepared Sarasota, FL! Hurricane Irma's path, be prepared! As Irma bears down on the Caribbean Islands and is continuing to hold her strength in strong winds, rain and tremendous [...]

24 08, 2017

Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary – A Great Sarasota attraction

By | August 24th, 2017|Categories: Local Attractions, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Big Cat Habitat is a great way to spend the day in Sarasota, FL Liger at Big Cat Habitat One of the most popular questions we get from guests at Tropical Beach Resorts is 'What [...]

16 08, 2017

Total Solar Eclipse 2017 : How and where and when to watch in Siesta Key, FL

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: Nature and Environment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

On Aug. 21, 2017, America will fall under the path of a total solar eclipse.  Here on Siesta Key, we are going to experience about 80% of the sun being blocked, so it's going to [...]

23 07, 2017

Snooty the Manatee dies at age 69 – South Florida Museum

By | July 23rd, 2017|Categories: Siesta Key News|Tags: , , , , , |

Snooty the Manatee dies at age 69 A wave of sadness has swept across the region today with the announcement that the beloved manatee, Snooty, has died at the age of 69. Snooty just celebrated [...]

30 06, 2017

Where to watch the fireworks in Sarasota, Siesta Key and Venice FL

By | June 30th, 2017|Categories: Local Siesta Key, Sarasota Events, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It's  the 4th of July holiday weekend!! There is so much to celebrate! Freedom of our beautiful country, land of the free and home of the brave! And what better way to celebrate than with [...]