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The ChillMobile Delivers!

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Stuck Inside? Need a break and a bit of nostalgia? Call your neighbors and book The ChillMobile, a vintage 1979 Good Humor Ice Cream Truck and we will bring the tasty treats and fun to your home or neighborhood! Tammy Hauser bought the ice cream truck (formerly known as B’s Cool Treats) in December from…

DST – in Michael Cunningham’s Blog

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Sarasota, Florida –  “Best Little City in The USA” by: By Michael Cunningham, Golf & Travel Writer  3/19/2020 Kilometres of white sand beaches, islands, countless sheltered bays with warm clear waters, culture, architecture, festivals and an abundance of outdoor pursuits – welcome to Sarasota, Florida, “The Best of the Best Small Cities in the United…

DST – in Sarasota Magazine

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Ten Fun Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Looking for ways to party like the Irish? Check out these St. Patrick’s Day events happening in and around Sarasota. by: By Allison Forsyth 3/11/2020 at 2:27pm St. Paddy’s Irish Hooley on the Trolley Friday, March 13-Sunday March 15 Get ready to “hooley” on Discover Sarasota’s 90-minute tour…

DST – in Your Observer

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‘Discover Sarasota’ through a child’s mind The tour will be offered on select Sundays through July. by: Whitney Elfstrom Staff Writer Sarasota is about to get a whole lot more magical. Rainbows, unicorns and princesses are going to take over the streets with Discover Sarasota Tour’s new tailored-for-children Rainbows and Unicorns Trolley Tour, which has its first…

Irish “Hooley” on the Trolley Returns!

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Discover Sarasota Tours brings back a fun new way to celebrate Ireland’s patron saint—the second annual Irish “Hooley” on the Trolley tour! Guests will enjoy complimentary wine or beer at the Trolley Cottage Tiki Bar while browsing through our Vintage Sarasota gift shop, full of fun old-time treasures. Then they’ll join guide and entertainer Steve…

DST – in Sarasota Magazine

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Discover Sarasota Launches Magical Children’s Tour The Rainbows & Unicorns tour will show kids of all ages Sarasota’s most whimsical destinations. By Allison Forsyth 2/6/2020 at 10:29am Discover Sarasota has launched a family-friendly tour called Rainbows & Unicorns. Families will meet at the Trolley Cottage for cookies and lemonade and then embark on a 75-minute…

NEW Rainbows & Unicorns Magical Children’s Tour

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Discover Sarasota Tours launches fun new family-friendly tour: Rainbows & Unicorns! Join guide Princess Jenny for cookies and lemonade at the Trolley Cottage before embarking on a 75-minute tour of Sarasota’s magical places. Sing songs while you see the Children’s Garden, Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy, the little people’s houses, and many other whimsical…

DST – Visit Sarasota Retro Vintage Getaway

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Go Retro for a “Vintage” Sarasota County Getaway Take a spin in our time machine, and plan an excursion filled with nostalgic charm from breakfast ’til bedtime by Jessi Smith Ever have the urge to plot an escape to a different decade? Maybe there’s a tropical shirt in your closet that’s screaming for a kitschy,…

Love Stories of Sarasota Returns!

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Celebrate Valentine’s Week with your sweetheart on the Love Stories Of Sarasota trolley tour, back for a second smashing year! Guests will enjoy complimentary chocolates and champagne at the Trolley Depot while browsing through our Vintage Sarasota gift shop full of fun old-time treasures. After taking a quick “love quiz,” guests will board the trolley…

NEW Art Crawl Trolley Tour!

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Discover Sarasota Tours launches a new tour: the Art Crawl Trolley! Hop on board our air-conditioned trolley to visit three local art galleries during this 90-minute tour. Each gallery will provide wine and appetizers while you browse the collections and meet the owners. Between gallery stops, enjoy a mini public art neighborhood tour with artist…