Nathan Benderson Park



World Class Rowing, Beaches, and Beyond!

Local Attractions

Popular attractions:

  • Siesta Key, Lido Key, Casey Key, Longboat Key & Anna Maria Island Beaches
  • The Ringling Museums, Theater and Gardens
  • South Florida Museum & Bishop Planetarium
  • TreeUmph Adventure Course
  • Mote Marine Aquarium
  • Sarasota Jungle Gardens
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
  • Bradenton Riverwalk
  • Historic Spanish Point
  • Myakka River & Oscar Scherer State Parks
  • Powel Crosley Estate

Dining, shopping and nightlife:

  • University Park Town Center
  • Lakewood Ranch Main Street
  • St. Armands Circle
  • Ellenton Premium Outlets
  • Downtown Sarasota
  • Downtown Bradenton

Sarasota-Bradenton is the perfect place to experience world class rowing. In addition to Nathan Benderson Park being one of the most spectator-friendly rowing venues in the world, our award-winning beaches, dining, arts and attractions are sure to keep you busy throughout your entire trip.


September 27 - 30, 2018