- TripBuzz found 36 things to do indoors in the Sarasota area. From The Ringling to Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium, Sarasota offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 52 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 42 different types of things to do inside in or near Sarasota, Florida. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Winery/Vineyard and Aquariums.
- There are 14 indoor activities in Sarasota, and 22 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Bradenton, Anna Maria, Venice and Holmes Beach.
Heli Aviation 8191 N Tamiami Trl., Hangar B-1, Sarasota, FL MoreLess Info
Learn helicopter flying basics while taking in the sights, including the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art
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1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34236 MoreLess Info
A working aquarium that hosts research scientists as well as the public, Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium features a large menagerie of aquatic animals on display. The aquarium also features a number of hands-on educational exhibits.
Opened in 1988, McCurdy's Comedy Theatre is a comedy club that hosts numerous comedians and events. The theatre includes an on-site restaurant with a full bar, valet parking, and a 4200 square foot comedy showroom.
A 36-lane bowling center, Sarasota Lanes offer open and league bowling along with birthday party hosting. The center provides a lounge with adult beverages, flat-screen televisions, pool tables, a pro shop and a snack bar.
Featuring professional actors, Asolo Repertory Theatre puts on performances for musicals, dramas, and plays each season. The interior of the theater is lavishly decorated with columns, archways, and gold moldings.
At Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, visitors can see nationally recognized musicians, dancers, comedians, Broadway performers, and more. The main auditorium seats 1741 people at capacity and has an orchestra pit.