West Florida's CULTURAL CROWN JEWEL.

Whether relaxing on the beach, enjoying its vibrant downtown or exploring its astounding bounty of cultural wonders, each day in Sarasota dawns with a rich array of possibilities. Sarasota, Florida is renowned for its white sand beaches, casual elegance and modern architecture.

Numerous fine art museums, performing arts centers, playhouses, an architecture museum and opera house are augmented by a year-round calendar of international arts, film, and food and wine festivals. Hardly a week goes by without the chance to dress for a gala event, attend an opening, explore a new gallery, festival or event. Few towns can match Sarasota's refined blend of world-famous beaches and international culture.