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 Sarasota Kids
17th Ave. W. Park

This cozy park features tennis and pickleball courts, and thanks to dozens of giant oak trees, 17th ...

17th Ave. W. between 17th-22nd streets west, Bradenton, FL
17th St. Park Palmetto

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

Playground Features
Two blocks west of 8th Avenue West, Palmetto, FL, 34221
28th St. Park

Located in the middle of a quiet, middle-class neighborhood, this peaceful park is the perfect setti ...

12th Avenue West and 28th Street, Bradenton, FL, (941) 932-9400
Ackerman Park

AMENITIES: Birding Dog-Friendly (leash required) Fishing Picnicking Playground Shelter / Pavil ...

Playground Features
100 Apex Road, Sarasota, FL, 34240
Arlington Park and Aquatic Center

Arlington Park Community features three swimming pools. A progressive / teaching pool designed for d ...

2650 Waldemere Street, Sarasota, FL, 34239
Avion Park

Open neighborhood park with dog park

436 N. Pompano Dr., Sarasota, FL, 34237
Bay Street Park

Bay Street park is a 19-acre neighborhood park located in the heart of Osprey. Surrounded by residen ...

Playground Features
300 Bay St, Osprey, FL, 34229
Bayfront Park and Marina /Island Park

Bayfront Park and Marina is located nearby Ringling Bridge, right in the heart of downtown. Enjoy a ...

Playground Features
5 Bayfront Drive, Sarasota, FL, 34236
Bayfront Park- Longboat Key

AMENITIES: Basketball Birding Canoe/Kayak Launch Dog Park Dog-Friendly (leash required) Fishin ...

4052 Gulf of Mexico Dr., Sarasota, FL, 34228
Bee Ridge Park

Bee Ridge Park is a 10 acre park centrally located in Sarasota County just south of Bee Ridge Road. ...

4430 S Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL, 34231
Bennett Park

Bennett Park, located near I-75, combines classic park recreational opportunities with conservation ...

400 Cypress Creek Blvd., Bradenton, FL, 34208
Blackstone Park

Blackstone Park is located in Palmetto and has a number of amenities. Amenities: Batting Cages ...

2112 14th Avenue West, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Bob Gardner Community Park

This mile-long community park features fun activities for all nestled between wetland preserves and ...

Playground Features
2710 White Eagle Blvd, Lakewood Ranch, FL, 34211
Braden River Park

Braden River Park offers the following amenities: Baseball Fields (lighted) Batting Cages Bleache ...

Playground Features
5201 51st Street East, Bradenton, FL, 34203
Bradenton Riverwalk

As downtown Bradenton’s showpiece, the Riverwalk is our outdoor gathering place. Overlooking the Man ...

Waterfront Dr, Bradenton, FL, 34205
Buffalo Creek Park

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

7550 69th Street East, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Bunker Hill Community Park

Bunker Hill Park has the following amenities: Baseball Field Bike Rack Bleachers Canoe/Kayak Lau ...

35600 St. Rd. 62, Duette, FL, 34219
Colonial Oaks Park

Colonial Oaks Park is a 23-acre park, that blends impressive natural features and efficient building ...

5300 Colonial Oaks Blvd, Sarasota, FL, 34232
Country Club East Park

Country Club East Park includes the following amenities: Amenities: Benches Pavilions Picnic Tab ...

15015 Masters Avenue, Bradenton, FL, 34202
Crane Park

The park is closed in the summer when there is excessive flooding and potential safety concerns. Th ...

37655 East State Road 70, Myakka City, FL, 34251
Creekwood Park

Creekwood Park is a large park tucked in a residential area and offers the following amenities: Ben ...

7025 44th Avenue East, Bradenton, FL, 34205
David Cohen Park

The David Cohen Park at Robert L. Taylor Community Complex features a walking trail with work out st ...

Playground Features
1845 John Rivers Street, Sarasota, FL, 34234
East Bradenton Park

East Bradenton Park offers the following amenities: Basketball Courts (lighted) Exercise Stations ...

1119 13th Street East, Bradenton, FL, 34208
Firehouse Park

This park has a fun “Firefighter” inspired design. Come “rescue” the day! Playground, swing-set, pic ...

Playground Features
1232 36th St, Sarasota, FL, 34234
Fruitville Park

This 23-acre neighborhood park features numerous athletic and outdoor recreational opportunities suc ...

Playground Features
5151 Richardson Road, Sarasota, FL, 34232
G.T. Bray Park

G.T. Bray Park is Manatee County's recreational hub and the centerpiece of its Parks and Natural Res ...

5502 33rd Avenue Drive West, Bradenton, FL, 34209
Gillespie Park

This park honors John Hamilton Gillespie, first mayor of Sarasota. It has two basketball courts, an ...

Playground Features
710 N. Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL, 34236
Glebe Park

Glebe Park is a great neighborhood park offering picnicking, soccer, baseball, basketball, a playgro ...

Playground Features
1000 Glebe Lane, Siesta Key, FL, 34242
Greenbrook Adventure Park

For those with an adventurous side, this park is perfect for you. An inline skating track, plenty of ...

Playground Features
13010 Adventure Place, Lakewood Ranch, FL, 34202
Greenbrook Park

Greenbrook Park is tucked into a residential area and offers the following amenities: Benches Bike ...

6655 Greenbrook Boulevard, Lakewood Ranch, FL, 34202
Hunsader Farms Petting Zoo and Playground

Take a ride into the country to Hunsader Farms. We have a big playground surrounded by our petting z ...

5500 CR 675, Bradenton, FL, 34211
Hydrant Park

Hydrant Park is a small, open park with gazebo and small play area.

Playground Features
1303 14th Avenue West, Palmetto, FL, 34221
James L. Patton Park

Patton Park was designed for those looking to connect with nature and take in one of the most specta ...

Playground Features
5725 White Eagle Blvd., Lakewood Ranch, FL, 34211
Jigg's Landing Preserve

Jiggs Landing Preserve is a freshwater reservoir fed by the Braden River. Jiggs is a boating and fis ...

6106 63rd Street East, Bradenton, FL, 34203
John and Rebecca Neal Park

John & Rebecca Neal Park features the City's only Community Gardens site. The City's newest waterfro ...

1740 Ballard Park Drive, Bradenton, FL, 34205
John J. Marble Park

John H. Marble Park offers the following amenities: Basketball Courts Benches Bocce Ball Courts ...

3675 53rd Avenue East, Bradenton, FL, 34203
Lakeview Park

This 16-acre neighborhood park located east of I-75 between Bee Ridge Road and Proctor Road was once ...

7255 Hand Road, Sarasota, FL, 34241
Lakewood Ranch Park

Lakewood Ranch Park is a large park and offers the following amenities: Baseball Fields (lighted) ...

Playground Features
5350 Lakewood Ranch Boulevard, Lakewood Ranch, FL, 34211
Lamb Park

Lamb Park offers hard tennis courts, basketball courts, and open play areas.

6th Street W. and 10th Avenue West, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Laurel Park / Sandra Sims Terry Community Center

Laurel Park / Sandra Sims Terry Community Center is a multi-purpose facility that offers a variety o ...

Playground Features
509 Collins Road, Laurel, FL, 34275
Lewis Park

Lewis Park has a little bit of everything, including a playground, two gazebos, a mulch walking trai ...

Playground Features
3120 First Ave. W., Bradenton, FL, 34205
Lincoln Park

Lincoln Park offers the following amenities: Basketball Courts (lighted) Benches Bleachers Foot ...

501 17th Street East, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Locklear Park

Locklear Park, is a neighborhood park northeast of Tuttle Avenue, that is shaded with oak trees and ...

Playground Features
821 Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL, 34237
Longwood Park

Longwood Park is a hidden gem located just south of University Parkway on Longwood Run Boulevard. ...

6050 Longwood Run Blvd., Sarasota, FL, 34243
Love Park

The small, neighborhood park includes a gazebo, playground equipment, picnic tables and benches, tra ...

Playground Features
181 11th Ave W, Bradenton, FL, 34205
Manatee Mineral Springs Park

A State historical marker at Manatee Mineral Springs (formerly known as Indian Spring) Park describe ...

Playground Features
Second Ave. E. and 14th St. E., Bradenton, FL
Martin Luther King, Jr. Park

The park includes new playground equipment, picnic tables and benches and is surrounded by a 6-foot- ...

Playground Features
509 9th Ave. W., Bradenton, FL, 34205
Mary Dean Park

Check out the newly renovated Mary Dean Park! AMENITIES: Basketball Cornhole Dog Friendly Dri ...

Playground Features
1506 Central Ave, Sarasota, FL, 34236
Mixon Fruit Farm Play Place

A playground for toddlers, teens, or just the kid at heart! Whether cooling off in a 20 foot water- ...

2525 27th Street East, Bradenton, FL, 34208
Myakka Community Park

Myakka Community Park offers the following amenities: Benches Bleachers Community Center Histori ...

10060 Wauchula Road, Myakka City, FL, 34251