- TripBuzz found 108 things to do with kids in or near Venice, Florida, including 82 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Sarasota, Englewood, Port Charlotte and Siesta Key.
- From Caspersen Beach to Venice Municipal Beach, the Venice area offers 70 different types of family activities, including: Beaches, Hiking Trails, Parks and Golf.
- Located in Sarasota County, Venice, FL is situated right on the Gulf of Mexico and has a population of just over 20,000 people. The city hosts many unique events including the Shark Tooth Festival, where guests are invited to eat, listen to music, and enjoy some of the many arts and crafts made from the fossilized shark teeth so bountiful in the area.
The Venice Municipal Beach is a certified Blue Wave Beach and has won in 2008 the best restored Beach Award. Volleyball courts, picnic areas and boardwalks are some of the amenities found here. There are also many shark teeth and other fossils to be found in the sand.
Popular for its relaxing and scenic views, Venice Beach is a public beach location commonly visited during the nice days of the year. Amenities at the beach include concessions, a dining pavilion, and ample free parking space.