Florida Shopping Guide: Sarasota and Bradenton
Prime Outlets Ellentown
Prime Outlets Ellenton showcases luxury outlet shopping within a sand dollar's throw of Florida Gulf Coast vacation areas like Longboat Key and Siesta Key. Beckoning the passionate shopper are 130 designer and brand-name outlet stores including COACH Factory, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store and Dooney & Bourke--all offering everyday savings of up to 65%.
5461 Factory Shops Blvd., Ellenton, FL 34222
Sarasota Square Mall
To get your shopping mall fix, be sure to visit Sarasota Square Mall. With more than 160 stores including JCPenney, Macy's, Forever 21, an AMC movie theater and more.
8201 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota FL 34238
941-922 9609, www.westfield.com/sarasota/
St. Armand's Circle
Lounge in the atmosphere, savor the delicacies created by master chefs, indulge in the vintage wines and libations. Enjoy casual fare from the many specialty food shops or dine leisurely on superb cuisine from around the world. Experience the ambiance of exotic lands and far away places. Fulfill your shopping passions with fashion elegance, fine collectables, antiques, crystal, china and precious gems. Stores include Brighton Collectibles, Lilly Pulitzer and Tommy Bahama's.
St. Armands Circle, Sarasota , FL 34236
If you're in the Sarasota area, a stop at the original Tervis Tumbler store is a must. With the best in glassware, which comes with a lifetime warranty, you can find something for your favorite sports fan or something that fits your home decor. They will even make custom cups just for you.
928 S. Tamiami Trail, Osprey, FL 34229
Venice Main Street
Downtown Venice is called one of Florida's greatest treasures. Nestled between Sarasota and Fort Myers, directly on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico, Venice is a friendly and vibrant city, always alive with activity, serving as the focal point of the entire community. The shopping is great, from antiques and art to amazing apparel.
101 W. Venice Avenue, Venice, FL 34284