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Venice Real Estate Top 10 Happiest Seaside Towns by Coastal Living!







Venice, Florida Real Estate

Popular for its sandy beaches, fresh seafood and family attractions, Venice, located in Sarasota County, is less than 20 miles south of Sarasota. It has a population of about 23,000 and has been voted one of the top 10 Happiest Seaside Towns by Coastal Living.

Founded in the 1870’s, Venice has many attractions including the annual Shark’s Tooth Festival to celebrate the large quantity of shark teeth found around it’s coral reef and sandy shores. Venice is also the home of the Audubon Area Society, whose purpose is “to promote an understanding of and interest in wildlife and the environment that supports it, and to foster the cause of conservation with emphasis on birds and their habitats.”

Be sure to visit Caspersen beach, the Venice pier or any of the popular events below to enjoy Venice like the locals do!

Venice Annual Events:

Farmer’s Market
8-12pm Every Saturday

Rotary Art Festival
10-5pm Third Full Weekend of January – Airport Festival Grounds

January Craft Festival
10-5pm Fourth Full Weekend of January

AACA Car Show
Second Sunday of February – Centennial Park

Italian Feast
Fourth Full Weekend of February – Airport Festival Grounds

March Art Classic
10-5pm First Full Weekend of March

Corvette Show
Second Sunday of March – Centennial Park

Shark’s Tooth Festival
Second Full Weekend of April – Airport Festival Grounds

Suncoast BBQ Bash
Third Full Weekend of April – Airport Festival Grounds

Relay for Life
Fourth Full Weekend of April – Airport Festival Grounds

9:30-11am Saturday before Easter – Centennial Park

Brew Bash
Saturday before Memorial Day – Centennial Park

June Craft Festival
10-4pm 3rd Full Weekend of June

4th of July Fireworks
July 4th – South Jetty

Christmas In July
10-5pm 3rd Friday & Saturday of July OR the weekend closest to July 24th & 25th

September Craft Festival
10-4pm 1st Full Weekend of September

Venice Beach Party
3-8pm Fourth Saturday of September – Venice Public Beach

Thursday before Sun Fiesta

Sun Fiesta
Third Full Weekend of October – Centennial Park

Halloween Parade
4:30pm Halloween, or the Saturday before if Halloween falls on a Sunday

November Art Festival
10-5pm First Full Weekend of November

Venice Blue’s Festival
11-7pm Third Saturday of November – Maxine Barritt Park

Holiday Parade
Saturday after Thanksgiving

Christmas Walk
5-8pm First Thursday December

Boat Parade
First Saturday of December – Intracoastal Waterway


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