Venice has more than 30 parks ranging in size from tiny pocket parks to the beach along the Gulf of Mexico. Some of the more unique parks include Paw Park, where dogs may romp on the beach, and Venetian Waterway Park, where people may bike and hike on a 5-mile stretch along both sides the Intracoastal Waterway. Please enjoy our parks and beaches while maintaining social distancing guidelines.
- Dog Park
- Drinking Fountain
- Drinking Fountains For Dogs
- Litter Receptacles
- Picnic Tables
NOTE: Please enjoy the fenced-in play area and dog beach while maintaining social distancing of 6 feet apart and avoiding large groups. Please pick up after your pet.
Fenced dog play yard leads to the only beach area in Sarasota County where dogs are allowed. Other amenities are picnic tables, benches, dog waste bags, showers, and drinking fountains for humans and dogs. Open daily, 7 a.m. - dusk. Within city limits but maintained by the county. To the south is South Brohard, providing beach access for humans only, includes boardwalks, benches and showers. Parking available at both locations.