Sarasota - Manatee

Playgrounds and Parks

This page lists kids outdoor playgrounds and recreational parks in the Sarasota and Bradenton, Florida area.
Kids Sarasota and Bradenton: Playgrounds and Parks - Fun 4 SRQ Kids
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17th Ave. W. Park

This cozy park features some of the nicest public tennis courts in west Bradenton. The newly-refurbished courts reopened to the public in August 2012 ...

Area: West Bradenton
17th Ave. W. between 17th-22nd streets west, Bradenton, FL
Restrooms: Yes
17th St. Park

17th St. Park has a great has a great playground, open play area, and picnic areas.

Area: North Manatee
Two blocks west of 8th Avenue West, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Restrooms: Yes
17th St. Park and Paw Park

A Paw Park for your best friend, and the rest of the park offers organized softball and soccer leagues throughout the year for a variety of ages. ...

4570-4730 17th St., Sarasota, FL
Restrooms: Yes
28th St. Park

Located in the middle of a quiet neighborhood, this peaceful park is the perfect setting for a cookout with the family under shady trees or a game of ...

Area: West Bradenton
12th Avenue West and 28th Street, Bradenton, FL, (941) 932-9400
Restrooms: Yes
35th Street Park

35th Street Parks offers open space and a small playground.

Area: North Sarasota
35th Street West of Bradenton Road, Sarasota, FL
Restrooms: Yes
A.B. Smith Park

A.B. Smith Park offers open space with picnicking area and a small playground.

Area: North Sarasota
Oak St. & Payne Parkway, Sarasota, FL
Ackerman Park

This is a small park that sits on Ackerman Lake. There is a path around the lake great for walking or jogging. The lake is a great place for bird watc ...

Area: North Sarasota
6481 Interstate Blvd, Sarasota, Florida, 34240
Arlington Park and Aquatic Center

Many individuals and groups use this park and call it their “home away from home.” This park is owned by the city of Sarasota and operated by Sara ...

Area: South Sarasota
2650 Waldemere St, Sarasota, Florida, 34239
Restrooms: Yes
Atwater Park

This 25 acre community park is adjacent to Atwater Elementary School between East Price Boulevard and Atwater Drive. The park provides a five-field ba ...

Area: North Port/Englewood
4475 Skyway Avenue, North Port, FL, 34288
Restrooms: Yes
Avion Park

Avion Park has a small playground and some open space.

Area: North Sarasota
N. Pompano Ave. & 6th St., Sarasota, FL
Restrooms: No
Ballard Park

This small park is on land owned by the Manatee County School District. It is maintained by the school district, but the City of Bradenton helped buil ...

Area: West Bradenton
10th Ave. W. and 20th St., Bradentons, FL, 34232
Restrooms: Yes
Bay Street Park

Bay Street park is a 19-acre neighborhood park located in the heart of Osprey. Surrounded by residential communities this park is the perfect place to ...

Area: South Sarasota
300 Bay St, Osprey, Florida, 34229
Restrooms: Yes
Bayfront Park and Marina

Bayfront Park is located on the marina near downtown Sarasota. The park boasts a playground, children's play fountain, fitness trail, and is a great s ...

Area: North Sarasota
U.S. 41 & Gulfstream Ave., Sarasota, FL, 34236
Restrooms: Yes
Bee Ridge Park

Bee Ridge Park is a 10 acre park centrally located in Sarasota County just south of Bee Ridge Road. Current programming includes coed adult softbal ...

Area: South Sarasota
4430 S Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, Florida, 34231
Restrooms: Yes
Bennett Park

**Playgound currently undergoing renovations.** Bennett Park, located near I-75, combines classic park recreational opportunities with conservation ...

Area: East Bradenton
400 Cypress Creek Blvd., Bradenton, FL, 34208
Restrooms: Yes
Blackburn Tennis Courts

Blackburn Tennis Courts offers two courts for public use. Amenities include benches, lights, and trash receptacles.

Area: North Manatee
3904 17th Street East, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Restrooms: Yes
Blackstone Park

Blackstone Park is located in Palmetto and has a number of amenities. Amenities: Batting Cages Benches Bike Racks Bleachers Concessions Litt ...

Area: North Manatee
2112 14th Avenue West, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Restrooms: Yes
Blind Pass Beach Park

Blind Pass, also known as Middle Beach, offers Gulf-to-bay access, almost 3,000 feet of beach frontage, and across the road on the bay side, a beautif ...

Area: Barrier Islands
6725 Manasota Key Rd, Manasota Key, Florida, 34223
Restrooms: Yes
Blue Ridge Park

The park is located on the Blue Ridge Waterway with a nice green space along the water and Live Oaks, Sabal Palms, Slash Pines and Palmettos in the la ...

Area: North Port/Englewood
2155 Ridgewood Drive, North Port, FL, 34285
Restrooms: Yes
Braden River Park

Braden River Park offers the following amenities: Baseball Fields (lighted) Batting Cages Bleachers Canoe/Kayak Launch Concession Little Leagues ...

Area: East Bradenton
5201 51st Street East, Bradenton, FL, 34203
Restrooms: Yes
Bradenton Riverwalk Park and Playground

As downtown Bradenton’s showpiece, the Riverwalk is our outdoor gathering place. Overlooking the Manatee River, the Riverwalk is a 1.5-mile park spann ...

Area: West Bradenton
Waterfront Dr, Bradenton, FL, 34205
Buchanan Airport Community Park

Buchan Airport Community Park is located in Englewood, just off State Road 776 adjacent to the Buchan Airport. There is a community garden at this ...

Area: North Port/Englewood
1390 Old Englewood Road, Englewood, Florida, 34223
Restrooms: Yes
Buffalo Creek Park

Buffalo Creek Park has the following amenities: Baseball Fields (lighted) Batting Cages Benches Bleachers Canine Park (large) Canine Park (small ...

Area: North Manatee
7550 69th Street East, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Restrooms: Yes
Bunker Hill Park

Bunker Hill Park has the following amenities: Baseball Field Bike Rack Bleachers Canoe/Kayak Launch Dock Open Play Area Pavilion Picnic Tables ...

Area: North Manatee
35600 St. Rd. 62, Duette, FL, 34219
Restrooms: Yes
Butler Park

Butler Park is a 42 acre park that includes one lighted, regulation baseball field, two lighted Little League fields, one lighted multipurpose playing ...

Area: North Port/Englewood
6205 West Price Boulevard, North Port, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Caspersen Beach Park

Caspersen Beach is one of the most enjoyable shelling beaches in the area and an excellent spot to find prehistoric sharks’ teeth! There are nature tr ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
4100 Harbor Drive S., Venice, Florida, 34285
Restrooms: Yes
Challenger Park

Challenger Park is a 4-acre neighborhood park located in South Venice which provides the community a convenient place to picnic and play. This park ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
371 Olivia St, Venice, Florida, 34293
Restrooms: Yes
Chuck Reiter Stadium

This 11-acre park on Venice Island in the city of Venice is home to the Venice Little League and Venice Challenger Baseball. Amenities: -​4 Lighte ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
250 Fort St, Venice, Florida, 34285
Restrooms: Yes
Colonial Oaks Park

Colonial Oaks Park is a 23-acre park, that blends impressive natural features and efficient building structures. The property is divided by Phillippi ...

Area: South Sarasota
5300 Colonial Oaks Blvd, Sarasota, Florida, 34232
Restrooms: Yes
Country Club East Park

Country Club East Park includes the following amenities: Amenities: Benches Pavilions Picnic Tables Playground Rest Rooms Soccer/Football Field ...

Area: Lakewood Ranch
15015 Masters Avenue, Bradenton, FL, 34202
Restrooms: Yes
Crane Park

Crane Park offers the following amenities: Pavilion Picnic Tables Playground Rest Room Trash Receptacles

Area: Myakka
37655 East State Road 70, Myakka City, FL, 34251
Restrooms: Yes
Creekwood Park

Creekwood Park is a large park tucked in a residential area and offers the following amenities: Benches Bike Rack Dog Park for Large Dog Park for ...

Area: East Bradenton
7025 44th Avenue East, Bradenton, FL, 34205
Restrooms: Yes
Dallas White Park

Dallas White Park is a 13-acre park owned by the city of North Port and the athletic fields are maintained by Sarasota County. This community park ...

Area: North Port/Englewood
5900 Greenwood Ave., North Port, FL
Restrooms: Yes
David Cohen Park at Robert L. Taylor Community Complex

The David Cohen Park at Robert L. Taylor Community Complex features a walking trail with work out stations, two sheltered playgrounds, sand volleyball ...

Area: North Sarasota
1845 34th Street, Sarasota, FL, 34234
East Bradenton Park

East Bradenton Park offers the following amenities: Basketball Courts (lighted) Exercise Stations Kiddie Pool Multi-Purpose Trail with Exercise St ...

Area: East Bradenton
1119 13th Street East, Bradenton, FL, 34208
Restrooms: Yes
East Gate Park

East Gate Park offers a playground, picnic shelter, tables, bike rack and drinking fountain. Area residents hold an annual community picnic in the nei ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
1221 Poplar Drive, Venice, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Englewood Recreation Center Park

This community park rests upon 10-acres that used to be an old lemon grove. It has served as the hub of recreational activities in Englewood since it' ...

Area: North Port/Englewood
101 N. Orange St., Englewood, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Englewood Sports Complex

Englewood Sports Complex is considered one of Sarasota County's premier locations. This 136-acre sports complex features outdoor sports amenities i ...

Area: North Port/Englewood
1300 S. River Road, Englewood, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Foxworthy Campus/By-Pass Park

Foxworthy Campus/By-Pass Park was donated by the West Coast Inland Navigation District to Sarasota County in 1986 for development as a park. This ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
1101 Gulf Coast Blvd., Venice, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Fruitville Park

This 23-acre neighborhood park features numerous athletic and outdoor recreational opportunities such as soccer and softball fields, tennis courts, a ...

Area: North Sarasota
5151 Richardson Road, Sarasota, FL
Restrooms: Yes
G.T. Bray Park

G.T. Bray Park is Manatee County's recreational hub and the centerpiece of an impressive Parks and Natural Resources Department. The park boasts nu ...

Area: West Bradenton
5502 33rd Avenue Drive West, Bradenton, FL, 34209
Restrooms: Yes
Gillespie Park

Gillespie Park is located in one of the area's oldest neighborhood's that has been revived. The park includes a playground, basketball court, tennis c ...

Area: North Sarasota
Gillespie Ave. & Osprey Ave., Sarasota, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Glazier-Gates Park

Located in the “old” downtown of the former Town of Manatee, Glazier-Gates Park is dedicated to two early pioneers of Manatee County. At the park is a ...

Area: West Bradenton
Manatee Ave. E. and 10th St., Bradenton, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Glebe Park

Glebe Park is a great neighborhood park offering picnicking, soccer, baseball, basketball, a playground and even a trail. The park was acquired by Sa ...

Area: Barrier Islands
1000 Glebe Lane, Siesta Key, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Greenbrook Adventure Park

Experience the adventure; an inline skating track, ball fields, even a paw park and access to miles of pristine trails to jog or hike. For those quiet ...

Area: Lakewood Ranch
13400 Adventure Place, Lakewood Ranch, FL, 34202
Restrooms: Yes
Greenbrook Park

Greenbrook Park is tucked into a residential area and offers the following amenities: Benches Bike Rack Grills Pavilion Picnic Tables Playground ...

Area: Lakewood Ranch
6655 Greenbrook Boulevard, Lakewood Ranch, FL, 34202
Restrooms: Yes
Harts Landing- Tony Saprito Pier

The park offers a view of the Sarasota skyline and has a concession and bait shop. This park is also a point of interest on the Lido Park Paddling ...

Area: Barrier Islands
420 John Ringling Causeway, Sarasota, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Hecksher Park

Hecksher Park is owned by the City of Venice and operated and maintained by Sarasota County through an interlocal agreement that has been in effect si ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
450 W. Venice Ave., Venice, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Highland Ridge Park

Highland Ridge Park, located at 6225 Kenwood Drive, is an 8 acre neighborhood park. The park features a large green space with Live Oak, Slash Pine, ...

Area: North Port/Englewood
6225 Kenwood Avenue, North Port, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Holmes Beach Tennis Courts

Holmes Beach offers three lighted hard tennis courts for public use.

Area: Barrier Islands
6200 Flotilla Drive, Holmes Beach, FL, 34217
Restrooms: Yes