Siesta KeySiesta Key Beach is central Sarasota's gateway to the sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico, an island that combines luxurious amenities with a relaxed vibe that appeals to both visitors and locals.
- 02/12/14 - Baltimore Orioles spring training in Sarasota County Wear Orange Wednesdays
SARASOTA, Fla. (February 12, 2014) - The Baltimore Orioles will fly down to Sarasota County once again for the 2014 Major League Baseball spring training season...
- 02/04/14 - Sarasota Sports Commission receives 2014 Reader's Choice Award for outstanding service
SARASOTA, Fla. (February 4, 2014) - The Sarasota County Sports Commission, (SCSC) received a 2014 Reader's Choice Award for their outstanding professionalism and service in hosting sporting events...
- 01/14/14 - Next stop sarasota news release
Sarasota featured in Chicago train car branding Visit Sarasota County partners with Visit Florida to wrap train cars with stunning imagery in the Chicago market January 14- March 9, 2014...
- 12/20/13 - 2104 USA Ultimate Frisbee Masters Championships to be held in Sarasota, Fla.
SARASOTA, Fla. (December 20, 2013) - Sarasota County, on Florida's west coast, was selected by USA Ultimate, the national governing body for the sport of ultimate in the United States, to be the site of the 2014 Masters Championships from July 18-20...
- 12/10/13 - Dig out of the snow and dig into the sand in Sarasota County Travel Packages and Specials
SARASOTA, Fla. (December 10, 2013) - The closest to snow we get in Sarasota County is the snow-white colored sand of our miles of sandy beaches. We invite weary visitors who are tired of the snow and slush to book a winter getaway to sunny Sarasota today.
- 12/03/13 - Sarasota-Bradenton to host the Olympic sport of Modern Pentathlon
SARASOTA, Fla. (December 3, 2013) - Today, the USA Pentathlon announced that the international governing body for the Olympic sport of Modern Pentathlon, the Union International de Pentathlon Moderne (UIPM), has selected Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida as...
- 11/26/13 - Visit Sarasota County Wins Gold Adrian Award
SARASOTA, Fla. (November 26, 2013) - Visit Sarasota County (VSC) is proud to be a recipient of a Gold Adrian Award for its "Amish Las Vegas" feature on the Today's Show website reaching a potential audience of more than eight million viewers...
- 11/26/13 - VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY WELCOMES THE SOCIETY OF AMERICAN TRAVEL WRITERS CANADIAN CHAPTER
SARASOTA, Fla. (November 26, 2013) - Visit Sarasota County (VSC) is excited to welcome to our destination the Canadian Chapter of the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW)...
- 11/04/13 - Ten romantically inspired activities in Sarasota County for Valentine's Day
SARASOTA, Fla. (November 4, 2013) - While Valentine's Day happens once a year, any day in Sarasota County is a good day to make a romantic gesture...
- 09/25/13 - Visit Sarasota County Wins Travel Weekly Magellan Award
Visit Sarasota County is proud to be a recipient of a Travel Weekly 2013 Silver Magellan Award for its Sarasota In Shorts campaign. The awards honor the best in travel as determined by a panel of judges from the travel industry...
- 09/23/13 - Visit Sarasota County Launches Arts Website
SARASOTA, Fla. (September 23, 2013) - With the designation of Florida's Cultural Coast, Sarasota County is where artistic expression and inspiration meet...
- 08/28/13 - Halloween Fun In Sarasota County
SARASOTA, Fla. (August 28, 2013) - Halloween doesn't have to be scary to be fun, at least not in Sarasota County...
- 08/16/13 - Celebrate the Holiday Season in Sarasota County
SARASOTA, Fla. (August 16, 2013) - Relax in Sarasota County with family and friends this holiday season. With Sarasota Ballet's circus-themed Nutcracker, hundreds of decorated boats trolling Sarasota's waterways and shopping specials...
- 07/01/13 - Fall Festivals in Sarasota County
SARASOTA, Fla. (July 1, 2013) - The sizzle doesn't stop when the temperature drops in Sarasota County. Kicking-off with a world-renowned arts and culture festival...
- 06/28/13 - Fourth of July Fun in Sarasota County
SARASOTA, Fla. (June 28, 2013) - There is no shortage of patriotic fun this Fourth of July in Sarasota County. Kick-off day with American favorites including golf, baseball and music and enjoy firework displays after dusk...
- 06/28/13 - Nik Wallenda To Be Welcomed Home in Sarasota County at Festival Parade of Boats
SARASOTA, Fla. (June 26, 2013) - Nik Wallenda, the first person to walk across the Grand Canyon on a high wire, and Sarasota County resident and native, will be welcomed home in celebratory fashion...
- 06/14/13 - SELECT SARASOTA COUNTY RESTAURANTS TO EXTEND SAVOR SARASOTA RESTAURANT WEEK SPECIAL PRICING
SARASOTA, Fla. (June 14, 2013) - Due to the success of the eighth annual Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week from June 1 - 14, 2013, a selection of the participating restaurants are extending the special pricing...
- 06/11/13 - SARASOTA COUNTY MAKES USA TODAY'S GREAT WATERFRONTS TO VISIT ACROSS NORTH AMERICA TOP 10 LIST
SARASOTA, FLA. - June 11, 2013 - With 40 miles of white sand beaches and a bay front with city views, Sarasota County, Fla., was named a USA Today's Great Waterfronts to Visit Across North America Top 10 List.
- 05/31/13 - Visit Sarasota County Announces Promotions and New Hires
Visit Sarasota County, the organization charged with promoting Sarasota County as a tourist destination, has promoted and hired employees.
- 05/30/13 - Highwire Daredevil Nik Wallenda to Train for Grand Canyon Walk at Nathan Benderson Park
- 05/09/13 - National Tourism Week Visit Sarasota County Winners Announced
- 05/03/13 - Mother's Day 2013 - Celebrating Superheroes in Sarasota
- 04/26/13 - Visit Sarasota County to Announce Annual National Tourism Week Awards
- 04/25/13 - 2013 Aquatic Sports Competition in Sarasota Florida
- 04/24/13 - Indulge In Sarasota County's Culinary Scene During Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week, June 1 - 14
- 03/26/13 - Sarasota and the Orioles
- 02/26/13 - Siesta Key Beach Wins 2013 TripAdvisor Traveler's Choice Beaches Award
- 01/30/13 - Valentines in Sarasota
- 01/08/13 - VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY Employee Earns Certified Meeting Professional Credential
- 01/03/13 - VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY Invites the Community to Participate in the Strategic Planning Process
- 10/30/12 - Sarasota in Shorts: Fall 2012 Story Ideas
- 09/24/12 - VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY Hires Director of Sports
- 09/19/12 - VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY Announces FY 2013 Board of Directors
- 09/14/12 - Sarasota in Shorts Sweepstakes
- 09/04/12 - VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY Wins Telly Award
- 08/31/12 - Halloween Fall 2012
- 08/20/12 - RNC Getaway Info Summer 2012
- 07/20/12 - VSC Staffer Earns CDME Certification from DMAI
- 07/13/12 - Christmas in July Venice
- 07/02/12 - VISIT SARASOTA COUNTY Prepares For The Florida Halfrev Triathlon
- 06/20/12 - VSC Staff Appointed
- 06/01/12 - Antiquing Summer 2012
- 05/22/12 - Savor Sarasota
- 05/22/12 - Sarasota Number 1 Arts Destination
- 05/17/12 - VSC Hosts SATW
- 05/09/12 - NTW 2012 Winner Announcement
- 05/08/12 - SCVB Changes Name
- 05/03/12 - NASC Member of the Year Press Release
- 03/19/12 - O's Partnership Release
- 03/16/12 - NTW Announcement Release
- 03/05/12 - Addy Award Release
- 01/24/12 - Sarasota Convention & Visitors Bureau Receives Award for Cultural Marketing
- 01/23/12 - SCVB Accepting Nominations for National Tourism Week Awards
- 10/24/11 - Sarasota to Host 2013 Pan American Masters Championship
- 10/01/11 - the SCVB announces the members of the Board of Directors for the 2012 Fiscal Year
- 09/30/11 - SARASOTA CONVENTION & VISITOR BUREAU RELOCATING OFFICE ON OCTOBER 1, 2011
- 08/24/11 - Popular 30 Days of Discovery Special in Sarasota Returns this September
- 08/22/11 - The 2nd Annual Festival sARTee Announces 2011 Line-up
- 06/22/11 - 21 Restaurants Extend Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week Throughout the Month of June
- 06/21/11 - Tourism Leader to Chair RCLA TOWN HALL 2013
- 06/02/11 - Sarasota Convention & Visitors Bureau Debuts The Sarasota County Sports Commission
- 05/27/11 - Siesta Key Beach Named the Nation's Best on Dr. Beach's 2011 Top 10 List
- 05/12/11 - SCVB Announced Winners of Annual National Tourism Week Awards
- 05/04/11 - Local Merchants Invite Visitors To Go Antiquing In Sarasota This Summer
- 05/02/11 - SCVB To Announce Winners of Annual National Tourism Week Awards
- 04/15/11 - Savor Sarasota Restaurant Week Serves Up Gourmet Cuisine For A Low Prix Fixe
- 03/12/11 - SCVB Accepting Nominations for National Tourism Week Awards
- 01/31/11 - Spring Training in Sarasota
- 01/26/11 - Festival sARTee Wins A SASI-ONE 2011 Award
- 01/10/11 - Celebrate Valentine's Day in Paradise
- 11/22/10 - Sarasota's Holiday Cheer in Summer Weather
- 10/04/10 - Celebrate Arts & Culture at the Sunday sARTee Soiree at Ringling International Arts Festival
- 10/04/10 - Sarasota Convention & Visitors Bureau Announces FY 2011 Board of Directors
- 08/19/10 - Tourism Professionals Extend Education with Annual Program on Georgia Campus
- 08/18/10 - sARTee Wraps Ringling International Arts Festival in Regional Flare
- 07/21/10 - Free and Cheap Adventures Abound in Sarasota and Her Islands
- 07/20/10 - Sarasota Convention & Visitor Bureau Employees Appointed to VISIT FLORIDA Committees
- 07/20/10 - "You vs. Food" Restaurant Critic Contest Winner Selected
- 07/20/10 - Siesta Beach enters virtual world with BeachCam
- 07/08/10 - Discovering Sarasota in 30 Days
- 06/25/10 - SCVB Earns Accreditation
- 06/18/10 - Visitors Get a Taste of Sarasota's Award-Winning Beaches
- 05/28/10 - Sarasota Included as a Top Ten Beach Destination on Two "Best of" Lists for 2010
- 05/26/10 - Tour Sarasota Architecture Tour Receives Outstanding Preservation Education/Media Award
- 05/26/10 - Savor Sarasota Fifth Anniversary Celebration: "You vs. Food" Restaurant Critic Contest
- 05/25/10 - The Ice Cream is on Sarasota
- 03/19/10 - Savor Sarasota Celebrates 5th Anniversary
- 03/15/10 - Sarasota Florida Renames City 'Google Island' in Bid for Google Fiber Trial Selection (via www.hubsarasota.com)
- 03/10/10 - Bradenton and Sarasota Announce Florida's Largest Joint Arts & Culture Event: Festival sARTee Welcomes Southwest Florida Artists to Participate
- 03/09/10 - HSMAI Honored the Sarasota Convention & Visitors Bureau with Four Awards in its Annual Adrian Awards Competition
- 03/09/10 - SCVB Accepting Nominations for National Tourism Week Awards
- 02/01/10 - ew Website Makes Discovering Sarasota County's Natural Assets A Walk in the Park
- 01/20/10 - Valentine's Day Romance in Sarasota
- 01/04/10 - SCVB Hires Cultural Tourism & International Sales Manager
- 12/08/09 - HSMAI to Honor the Sarasota CVB with Three Adrian Awards
- 10/15/09 - Summer-Wonderland in Sarasota this Winter
- 10/01/09 - Fall Into Vacation In Sarasota
- 09/15/09 - Visit Sarasota, FL to Experience Clinton Lecture
- 09/08/09 - Sarasota Gets Cultured in the 09-10 Season
- 09/08/09 - The SCVB Announces 2009/2010 Board of Directors
- 07/16/09 - Sarasota & Her Islands Offers Vacations On Sale
- 07/15/09 - Sarasota & Her Islands Welcomes The 2009 â
- 07/06/09 - Savor Sarasota Extended Through Summer
- 07/02/09 - Visit Florida Appoints SCVB Employees to Committees
- 06/12/09 - Take a Drive Through Sarasota Countyâ
- 06/09/09 - Re-nourished Beach Makes Paradise Even More Pristine In Sarasota
- 05/26/09 - Dr. Beach Rates Siesta Key Beach #2 in the Nation
- 05/25/09 - Sarasota & Her Islands Offers Low- to No-cost Adventures This Summer
- 01/05/09 - Sarasota & Her Islands Hosts Largest Annual Valentine's Day Vow Renewal Ceremony
- 11/05/08 - 2008 IBC Baseball High School Southeast Elite Tournament & Pro Scout Showcase
- 10/21/08 - The Sarasota Convention & Visitors Bureau Announces New Contract to Increase German Visitation to Sarasota County
- 10/07/08 - 2008 Sarasota and Her Islands Invitational Show Ski Tournament
- 10/01/08 - Have Yourself a "Spooky Halloween" in Sarasota, Florida
- 09/29/08 - 2008 YMCA Siesta Key Triathlon
- 09/15/08 - SCVB Announces 2008/2009 Board of Directors
- 07/31/08 - 2008 Sarasota Fishing Tournament
- 06/09/08 - 2008 Florida Police and Fire Games
- 05/30/08 - Sarasota's Siesta Beach Ranked Third in America by Dr. Beach
- 05/05/08 - The Discovery Partnership Wins Top Award for "30 Days of Discovery"
- 05/02/08 - "Dr. Beach", aka Dr. StephenLeatherman to Address Hospitality Industry and SCVB to Announce Winners of National Toursim Week Awards
- 04/24/08 - Enjoy "Festival Season" With Fun Events and Great Savings During The Summer Months in Sarasota and Her Islands
- 04/18/08 - Lucky Fans Win a "Duma Key" Day in Sarasota and Her Islands
- 04/01/08 - Sarasota Attractions Offering "Two-for-One" Admission Prices for Florida Residents Throughout the Month of September
- 03/10/08 - Enjoy "Festival Season" With Fun Events and Great Savings During The Month of April in Sarasota and Her Islands
- 03/05/08 - Travelers Can Enjoy Special "Duma Key" Packages at Sarasota Resorts, While Exploring the Location of Stephen King's Latest Novel
- 02/29/08 - Sarasota County Tourism Managing Director Invited To Sit On Southeast Tourism Society Board of Trustees
- 02/29/08 - Stephen King Fans are Invited to Have a "Duma Key Day" in Saraota and Her Islands
- 02/22/08 - Manatee and Sarasota County Businesses Celebrate Independents' Week, Offer Discounts for Local Tourists
- 02/19/08 - Sarasota County's Tourism Industry Supports Local American Idol Hopeful Syesha Mercado
- 02/14/08 - Discover the Flavors of Sarasota During the Third Annual "Savor Sarasota" Restaurant Week, May 27-June 8, 2008
- 01/30/08 - SCVB Accepting Nominations for National Tourism Week Awards
- 01/16/08 - Sarasota Convention & Visitors Bureau Hires Director of Marketing
- 01/08/08 - Sarasota & Her Islands Welcomes The Battle of Champions - Gymnastics
- 01/02/08 - Sarasota & Her Islands Welcomes The Florida Junior Tour