What will you do at The Bay today?
The Bay is a signature public park along Sarasota Bay. Designed to be "One Park for All",
The Bay is open and accessible, free and welcome to everyone.
Things To Do
From movies to fitness, nature walks to dog walks, as well as dancing and family events, there's something for everyone.
Visiting The Bay
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The Bay in the News
The Bay Park Conservancy Announces Free 5-Day First Anniversary CelebrationSeptember 6, 2023
More than 30 FREE events – something for everyone to enjoy – including family fun activities, headlining musical acts by Journey former lead vocalist Steve Augeri and Sarasota’s own Westcoast […]
The Bay Wins the Design Award of Excellence and the Frederic B. Stresau Award at the Florida American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Annual ConferenceJuly 28, 2023
This article was originally featured on The Agency Landscape + Planning. View the full article here In the midst of a whirlwind of activities at the Conference, Sarasota’s The Bay […]
The Bay is Getting a Shade Better!June 16, 2023
Bill Waddill, BPC Chief Operating Officer/Chief Implementation Officer, explains the construction process underway at The Bay to install much-needed shade and rain protection at The Nest. Don’t worry! The park remains […]