Park and Beach Openings

Please check the link to find which  parks, preserves, facilities and beaches are back to normal operating hours.


Find a Park, Beach or Natural Area

Sarasota County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources has something for everyone!


Things To Do  

  • Need some time in the sun on the sand? We have you covered, from world famous beaches to hidden treasures!
  • How about spending time with nature? There are over 50,000 acres full of flora and fauna for you to explore.
  • Time to get your game on? Over 100 fields and courts are waiting for you!
  • Dog parks? Swimming?  Camping? Trap and Skeet? Events, concerts, classes? We have so much to offer!

 Find exactly what you need to enjoy everyday in Sarasota County!


Get Involved

We love volunteers! Have fun and make a difference in your community by volunteering today. Learn about volunteer opportunities, ways to donate, and the great organizations that support Sarasota County Parks Recreation and Natural Resources, such as the Friends of Sarasota County Parks and the Friends of Legacy Trail.


Registration and Events

Come explore our athletic fields and courts, and find information about camping and reservations for Turtle Beach Campground.



Sarasota County prohibits discrimination in all services, programs or activities. View the complete parks accessiblity policy.



Our partners are awesome! Learn about our proud partners within Sarasota County who are supporting parks in the community and how you can help!


About Us

Need to contact us or find more info? We are here to help!



2017 May-Decebmer Event Guide