What is so great about Sarasota County FL? First of all, just look at this picture. This is downtown Sarasota.
The heart of Sarasota is the bay front - Marina Jack - Which is a public park and marina, with 3 different styles of restaurants and bars.
If you want an island flavor head over to the TIKI bar, grab a drink, sit under their thatched roof, listen to reggae music and watch the boats in the harbor. If you want to hear Jimmy Buffet songs, then head over to Marina Jack's outdoor cafe overlooking the bay, have a bit to eat, sip on a drink and enjoy the sunset.
Sarasota County has diversity, culture, fabulous restaurants, great golf, tennis, boating, great walking and biking trails and interesting people.
The average year-round temperature is a pleasant 72 degrees; averaging 61.5 degrees in January and 80 degrees in August. The average annual rainfall is 60 inches most of the rain happens in the summer.
The city has a population of about 52,000. No matter what your age or stage in life, there's always something interesting to do in Sarasota.
Sarasota is filled with culture and activities. There are outdoor art shows, wine festivals, film festivals, food festivals, music festivals, live theaters and countless restaurants and clubs where you can enjoy live music any night of the week.
Learn about Sarasota and its different lifestyles by viewing this video.