Venice is a wonderful city in Sarasota County, Florida that is perfect for those who enjoy a slower, relaxed pace of life. The city is home to beautiful beaches, centers for the arts, parks, and many other resources and amenities for residents to enjoy. For the young and the old, Venice is a fantastic place to be.
Venice Beach is home to beautiful white sands, blue waters, and a range of public amenities. The beach has plenty of parking for visitors, sand volleyball courts, picnic areas, food stands, and boardwalks all for public use. Venice Beach is also a Certified Blue Wave Beach, recognizing its commitment to remaining clean and respective of protecting the natural environment.
Residents and visitors alike will find plenty to do in Venice; from the one-of-a-kind shops along Main Street, to performances at The Venice Theater and Venice Art Center - where The Venice Symphony is a frequent performer.
Venice is home to more than 30 parks that range greatly in size and style as well as the Venice Fishing Pier at Brohard Park. The pier's main attractions are the bait shop and fishing, with the beautiful sunsets following as a close second. Many fishermen enjoy partaking in the sport from anywhere along the 700-foot long pier. There are also picnic shelters, sand volleyball courts, public restrooms, pavilion, restaurant and golf course nearby to the pier.