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 Bradenton

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, 34205
17th St. Park Palmetto

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

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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, 34205
Ackerman Park

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

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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
Ashton Trailhead

Ashton Trailhead is one of the many beautiful trailheads along The Legacy Trail. This trailhead feat ...

4301 Ashton Rd., Sarasota, Fl, 34233
Avion Park

Open neighborhood park with dog park.

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

The Bay is a new, signature, public park along Sarasota Bay. Designed to be “one park for all,” The ...

655 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Fl, 34236
Bay Street Park

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

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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 ...

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
Bird Key Park

This park is a popular location to fish, bike, enjoy the sunset, launch a canoe or kayak or walk you ...

200 John Ringling Causewasy, Sarasota, FL, 24236
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 ...

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

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

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

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

452 3rd Ave W,, 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
Conservatory Park

Conservatory Park is a 55 acre site with a focus on outdoor and nature-based recreation. Manatee Cou ...

8027 Conservatory Drive, Sarasota, FL, 34243
Coquina Bayside Park

Coquina Bayside Park is located at the southern end of Anna Maria Island, one mile south of 5th Stre ...

2651 South Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach, FL
Coquina Gulfside Trail

Coquina Gulfside Park is located at the southern end of Anna Maria Island, one mile south of 5th Str ...

2650 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach, FL
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
Culverhouse Nature Park

This 82-acre park is located in the residential community of Palmer Ranch. This peaceful nature park ...

7301 McIntosh Road, Sarasota, FL
David Cohen Park

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

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1845 John Rivers Street, Sarasota, FL, 34234
Dr. Martin Luther King Park

Dedicated to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The park has 3 small shelters with picnic tables and grills. ...

2523 Cocoanut Ave, Sarasota, FL
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 ...

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1232 36th St, Sarasota, FL, 34234
Fort Hamer Park

Fort Hamer Park in Parrish offers the following amenities: Boat Ramp Dock Pavilion Picnic Tables ...

1605 Ft. Hamer Road, Parrish, FL, 34219
Fredd "Glossie" Atkins Park

This park is named after Fredd “Glossie” Atkins, the first African-American City Commissioner and fi ...

2431 Washington Ct., Sarasota, FL, 34234
Fruitville Park

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

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5151 Richardson Road, Sarasota, FL, 34232
G.T. Bray Park and Recreation Center

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
Galvin Park

Neighborhood park on Siesta Key. Great for sitting and enjoying nature.

3435 Higel Ave, Sarasota, FL
Gillespie Park

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

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

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

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1000 Glebe Lane, Siesta Key, FL, 34242
Governor Ron DeSantis Park

Located in District 4, near Kinnan Elementary School, providing recreational opportunities for our g ...

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7510 Prospect Rd, Sarasota, Fl, 34243
Greenbrook Adventure Park

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

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
Herb Dolan Park

The Herb Dolan Park, on 26th Street North and Avenue A, is an open area with a terrific view of the ...

2501-2599 Avenue A North, Bradenton Beach, FL, 34217
Heron's Nest Nature Park

This is a tranquil natural park set on 110 acres. Two lakes, Heron and Summerfield, are 12 and 27 ac ...

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Lake Heron, Lakewood Ranch, FL
Hidden Lake Park

Hidden Lake Park is a nice nature park with lake, picnic tables, and walking trail.

12th Street between 17th and 20th Avenue, Palmetto, FL, 34221
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 ...

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5500 CR 675, Bradenton, FL, 34211
Hydrant Park

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

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1303 14th Avenue West, Palmetto, FL, 34221
Indian Beach Sapphire Shores Park Trail

Sapphire Shores Park is a small park that offers a great fishing spot and a walking trail. More o ...

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5015 Sun Cir., Sarasota, FL, 34234
James L. Patton Park

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

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