Strawberry “Picking” in Sarasota


Talk about the season’s best! We’re looking forward to peak season for Florida strawberries in Sarasota.

Whether you plan to celebrate with concerts at the Florida Strawberry Festival in Plant City (about 60 miles from the Sarasota Sleep Inn / MainStay Suites), or pick your own strawberries at farms in Sarasota County, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the one of our favorite berries this time of year along Florida’s Gulf Coast.

Here are just a few ideas to explore all things strawberries in the Sarasota area: