There are an abundance of activities for you and your family to enjoy in Sarasota County! We truly live in paradise and if you haven't made Sarasota and our surrounding Gulf Coast area home, we're here to help change that! Sarasota is in the midst of celebrating the county's 100 year anniversary! To mark the Centennial, Sarasota County Parks, Recreation andNatural Resources staff compiled a list of their top 100 favorite things to doin parks and natural areas. We thought you'd enjoy seeing many of the wonderful places and spaces.