Venice Real Estate

    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

    Eggstravaganza
    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

    Winefeast
    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