DST in the News

DST in Sarasota Herald-Tribune 6-11-2020

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Discover Sarasota Trolley Tours Reopen To accommodate COVID-19 requirements, DST has teamed up with SRQ Trolleys on a UV light sanitation method to prepare all trolleys for tours. Staff Report — 6/11/2020 at 12:01 am Starting at the end of June, Discover Sarasota Tours will reopen its doors to offer a limited number of its…

DST in Sarasota Magazine 6/9/20

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Discover Sarasota Sightseeing Trolley Tours Resume June 19 ‘I’m hopeful,’ says operator Tammy Hauser. ‘It’s a forward-moving thing.’ By Ilene Denton 6/9/2020 at 10:26am Discover Sarasota Tours will resume five of its most popular sightseeing trolley tours starting with its city tour and haunted tour on June 19, with 90-minute tours running Thursdays through Sundays….

The ChillMobile on 10 Tampa Bay


While most businesses struggle during the pandemic, old-fashioned ice cream trucks are thriving “The Chill Mobile has been a lifesaver financially and also psychically.” by: By Lia Fernandez, WSTP 10 Tampa Bay — 5/29/2020 at 1:45 PM SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. — Tammy Hauser says business has been moving with this ice cream truck. But, if…

The ChillMobile in Around The Ranch


“The ChillMobile”: Cool Fun in Your Neighborhood by: By Ernie Soller, Community Correspondent — 5/27/2020 Kids. They usually have a place to go to meet their friends, and to do something called “learning.” That place is called “school,” and with the urgencies of the COVID-19 pandemic, schools are closed. Kids are home with their families….

The ChillMobile in Sarasota Magazine 2020-05-18

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When Her Sightseeing Trolley Tours Stopped Rolling, Tammy Hauser Created The ChillMobile ‘At least I can do something. I had the ice cream. I had the truck. And I had the time.’ by: By Ilene Denton 5/18/2020 at 1:29pm Tammy Hauser started Discover Sarasota Tours modestly in October 2018 with two trolley tours focusing on the…

DST in Your Observer 4/16/20

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Tourism operator chills with new pursuit April 16, 2020 In a world where most people step out of their homes only for essentials, there’s still one sound that inspires many to race out the door: the inviting chime of an ice cream truck. To many, The ChillMobile, a Sarasota-area ice cream truck operated by Discover…

DST in Herald-Tribune Business 4/6/20

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Grand Openings, April 6 Posted at 6:02 AM | April 6, 2020 Stuck inside? Need a break and a bit of nostalgia? Book The ChillMobile, a vintage 1979 Good Humor ice cream truck. Tammy Hauser bought the ice cream truck (formerly known as B’s Cool Treats) in December from retiring owner Brenda Zook and renamed it…

DST in SRQ Magazine 3/26/20

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logoIn Times of Duress, We All Need Ice Cream SRQ DAILY FRESHLY SQUEEZED CONTENT EVERY MORNING | THURSDAY MAR 26, 2020 Stuck Inside? Need a bit of nostalgia? Book The ChillMobile, a vintage 1979 Good Humor Ice Cream Truck and they will bring the fun and cold ice cream treats to your…

DST – in Michael Cunningham’s Blog


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


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…