Year-round fun in the sun on Florida's West coast is what the Sarasota & Bradenton area is all about. People who discover this area find an ultimate arts town combined with the perfect beach retreat. It's got something for everyone . . . morning, noon and night.

Visitors love the mild annual average temperature of Sarasota & Bradenton weather which is 75 degrees, complemented by its spectacular natural beauty where blue skies and amazing sunsets are the fare of the day. Moderate temperatures range from the 90s in the summer to the 50s in winter months.

Once the winter home of the Greatest Show on Earth, Sarasota has become a travel destination for visitors looking for beautiful beaches, as well as a rich cultural history. John Ringling chose to move here in 1910 and left a lasting impression upon the city with his hotel, Venetian style home and internationally recognized museum, The Ringling Museum of Art.

While Ringling left his mark on the area for all time, Sarasota & Bradenton has evolved into a diverse destination with something for everyone. Perhaps before hitting the town and enjoying fun-filled family activities, you may want to enjoy a relaxing day taking in the sun and pristine waters of some of the best beaches in the world.

So read on and discover everything that makes Sarasota & Bradenton one of the favorite destinations on Florida's West coast.
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