Find the Items You Need at a Local Shop in Venice Beach

Checkout at a local shop
If you want to shop ‘til you drop, Venice has just what you need. From clothing to toys, the shops here have it all. Pick out some downtown shops so that you can enjoy the best in Venice. These local shopping locations will keep you busy all day long. Shop for... [read more]

Cast Your Line from the Venice Fishing Pier

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If you love fishing, Venice is the place to be. The Venice Fishing Pier is one of the best fishing spots around, and you don’t even need a fishing license to fish here. It’s open every day from 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., and it has everything you need for... [read more]

Take Your Family out to the Venetian Waterway Park

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Your family loves the great outdoors, so you are constantly looking for new outdoor activities to enjoy. The Venetian Waterway Park is just what you need for your next outdoor adventure. Load up your bikes and take off to this popular park. You can spend hours hitting the trails, then... [read more]

Take in Nature at This Preserve

Taking in the view from the river at a nature preserve
Have you been itching to spend the day out in nature? If so, it’s time to plan a trip to the Curry Creek Preserve. From hiking trails to a kayak launch, this preserve has everything that a nature enthusiast could possibly want. You can expect to spend hours at this... [read more]

Explore Venice’s Exciting Nightlife Options

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If you want to go out tonight, you don’t have to go far. Venice is full of amazing nightlife options that you are certain to love. From pianos to sports, you can find the perfect spot to spend the evening. The Zebra Piano Bar Lounge What makes a great night out on... [read more]

Don’t Rule Out Getting Married on the Beach in Venice

Romantic place for beach wedding ceremony
With white sand as far as the eye can see, a beach wedding is the perfect choice for your Venice ceremony. There are a few things to keep in mind when holding a beach wedding, though. Follow some simple tips and you can walk down the sand to exchange your... [read more]

Celebrate Earth Day at Oscar Scherer State Park

Sweet little boy holding seedling
The modern environmental movement started in 1970. People from around the world celebrate the movement’s anniversary every April 22nd.  Referred to as Earth Day, people celebrate it by honoring the earth. You can do just that at the Sarasota Earth Day Celebration at Oscar Sherer State Park. This event takes... [read more]

Put the Annual Shark Tooth Festival in Your Calendar for Early April

shark tooth festival animation
If you’re the Shark Tooth Capital of the World, how do you celebrate? You have a shark tooth festival, of course. Venice’s annual Shark Tooth Festival is taking place on April 7th-9th at the Venice Airport Festival Grounds. The location is perfect for the festival since it is right by... [read more]

Venice, Florida Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza

Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza Venice Florida
If you live in or near Venice, Florida and want to spend some time having fun with your family this Easter, then you should head over to the Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza. The event is free, and it is held on the 15th of April. So get on down to... [read more]