Caspersen Beach Park

Fitness with water views is a draw of Caspersen Beach Park, located in Venice. Fitness equipment, wildlife viewing, trail walking, canoeing, kayaking, and fishing are all popular at this beach, which also offers picnicking, grilling, public parking, restrooms and beach access.


Blind Pass Beach

Bird watching, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, picnicking, and trail walking are all part of a day’s fun at Blind Pass Beach in Englewood. For those who just want to relax and dip their toes in the Gulf, this beach offers public access, parking, and restrooms.


Brohard Park

A favorite of local fishermen for its pier and bait shop, Brohard Park in Venice offers scenic waterfront views and is perfect for beachgoers interested in recreation. This dog-friendly beach offers public parking, restrooms, and beach access.


Manasota Beach Park

Manasota Beach Park beach’s public boat ramp makes it easy for boaters to spend their days out on the water. For those on shore, beach access includes lifeguarded areas, public bathrooms, and a rinse station. Residents can hike trails, view wildlife, kayak, and canoe. Public parking is available.


Nokomis Beach

Indoor and outdoor experiences are part of the fun at Nokomis Beach located in Nokomis. In addition to a restaurant, concession stand, and indoor rental space, there’s a fishing pier, a canoe/kayak launch, and a boat ramp. Public parking is available, and beach access includes a lifeguarded area.


Venice Beach

With scenic, clear-blue views, Venice Beach features swimming, volleyball, bird watching, and plenty of beach access. Enjoy the day along the shoreline or plan a waterfront event in a shelter or pavilion. Venice Beach offers public parking, beach access, and restrooms.