9 Can’t Miss Events for February in Florida

February may be the shortest month of the year, but it’s a very busy one here on the Florida Gulf Coast! There’s so much to do in and around Manatee and Sarasota Counties this month – and that’s even before we get to Valentine’s Day! Here’s some of our favorite February events that we think […]

8 Favorite Things to do in Clearwater/Tampa area.

Clearwater and Tampa have several tried and true area activities that add that extra spark to the typical family trip. Save time for the special things that make your trip Unique to your style or entertainment. Clearwater Beach at Pier 90, Offers, a silky sand setting to stroll along the beach, relaxing in the sun, […]

Kilts on Coquina Beach

Who needs to go to Europe for a Scottish vacation? Not you! Thanks to the annual Celtic Beach Cookout, all you need is a trip to the Florida Gulf Coast in August to get a little bit of that Scotch action. New World Celts The event is hosted by the New World Celts – Sarasota […]

The Art of Cooking on Anna Maria Island

I often say that the best part of any vacation is the food (because it’s true). On Anna Maria Island in the Florida Gulf Coast, there’s no shortage of amazing restaurants serving up fresh seafood and local fare. If you’ve visited even once, I’m sure you’ve experienced this truth for yourself. But have you thought […]

35th Annual Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix

Do you have the need for speed? Then you won’t want to miss the 35th Annual Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix! With 50 teams from around the world set to compete, this year’s race promises to be bigger and better than ever. What is the Powerboat Grand Prix? The Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix is part Offshore […]