Things to Do and Nightlife
Consistently rated as one of the beautiful beach destinations in the world, Siesta Key has long been popular for its beautiful weather, white powdery sand and relaxing beaches. It’s no secret that one of the most exciting activity hubs on this beautiful barrier island is Siesta Key Village.
Whether you’re on a family vacation or a local looking for something fun to do on the weekends, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for there. The village has plenty of highly reviewed restaurants, stores and unique boutiques, nightlife destinations, and things to do. Tropical Breeze Resort, located just steps from Siesta Village, is the perfect spot to book your hotel accommodations so that you can relax in luxury after a fun day or night out in the area.
Weekend evenings in Siesta Village are packed with fun and excitement with several bars and restaurants in the area staying open well into the night. The Siesta Key Oyster Bar, affectionately known by locals as SKOB, is open late on Fridays and Saturdays and offers a delicious menu with fresh oysters and locally caught seafood along with great drink specials.
The Daiquiri Deck is another popular hangout spot that happens to be open late every night of the week, and offers a fun atmosphere for nightlife seekers with live music and a large menu of delicious frozen drinks. The Beach Club features live bands every day of the week and is a popular spot for locals from Bradenton/Sarasota with a huge dance floor, daily drink specials and frequent events.
Some of the Sarasota/Bradenton area’s best restaurants are located right in Siesta Village, and when you’re staying at Tropical Breeze Resort you can conveniently walk right to any of them. Another Broken Egg Café is a great spot to get delicious egg dishes and other breakfast items during the day. The Village Café is a popular eatery with a nice patio to relax and enjoy a breakfast or lunch. Or stop by The Lobster Pot to enjoy a fresh seafood dinner with a Portuguese twist.
Solorzanos Pizzeria is one of the Key’s most popular pizza places and happens to be open late if you’re in the mood for an expertly-made New Jersey style pie. Of course these are just a few of the options available to you, and there are plenty of other great restaurants in Siesta Village whether you’re craving pub grub, raw or cooked seafood, Italian or French cuisine, breakfast or brunch, and more.
With a central location to many great cities, towns and islands along the Gulf, Siesta Key is never dull. There’s always a festival, attraction or local mike night to discover. Instead of searching dozens of calendars to find what’s hip and happening on the island, we have compiled the festivities into one place for your convenience. You can plan your trip around a big event that you want to see, or just learn about what is offered during the trip you already booked. Either way, there’s fun and friendliness to be had at the weekend farmer’s markets, sand sculpting competitions, art gallery exhibitions and outdoor nature tours.
Shop your heart out in Siesta Village
Throughout the village you’ll also find several boutique shops and stores that sell clothing, memorabilia, shoes, swimwear, jewelry, beach gear, souvenirs and more. In total the area has over 100 businesses all within walking distance.
Whether you’re on vacation or traveling as a local, hanging out in Siesta Village is a must and we’re sure that you’ll love your time there. Choosing the right hotel accommodations can make your trip that much better! Staying at Tropical Breeze Resort is the perfect way to enjoy the best that Siesta Village has to offer, so book one of our comfortable resort rooms today on our website or give us a call at (941)-349-1125!