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The ChillMobile Now Offers Sunset Chill Driveway Happy Hours

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Looking for a cool new happy hour idea to enjoy right at home? Book The ChillMobile, and we will bring our new line of Boozy Pops from Pop Craft, perfect for chilling with neighbors in your driveway! Fabulous new Boozy Pop flavors include Strawberry Margarita, Pina Colada, Blue Razz and Mojito, at $5 each. Tammy Hauser…

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…

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…

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…

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…

NEW Boutiques & Bubbles Tour Series

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Discover Sarasota Tours launches a new series of Boutiques & Bubbles shopping tours, each with three different themes including Fashion, Accessories & Gifts, Home Décor, and Vintage. Sip on complimentary champagne while browsing through our cute Vintage Sarasota gift shop at the Trolley Cottage. Then enjoy a mini neighborhood tour, guided by Discover Sarasota Tours…

Holiday Tour Added For December!

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Discover Sarasota Tours launches a fun new holiday-themed tour at 2 PM Sundays and 11 AM Wednesdays in December: the Holly Jolly Trolley Tour! Join guide Jenny Jingle for our special daytime holiday tour with cocoa, carols & Christmas stories of Sarasota. Visit city spots with Christmas story connections, hear about our Sarasota traditions during…

Local Actress Kaylene McCaw Joins Cast of Haunted Sarasota Tour!

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Local actress Kaylene McCaw joins the cast of Discover Sarasota Tours’ Haunted Sarasota Tour. Kaylene brings her role of Lady Melody to life on board the trolley every Friday night for Haunted Sarasota: Mummies, Murder & Mayhem Tour. This interactive tour features spellbinding stories about famous murders, ghosts, and unsolved crimes. Kaylene McCaw (aka Haunted…

DST Celebrates First Year – New Season Launches October 2019

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Discover Sarasota Tours celebrates its first year in business by offering its second Annual Trolley Bash—Oktoberfest Style! This month marks the first anniversary of Discover Sarasota Tours. More than 3,000 people have taken DST trolley tours since its launch a year ago. Locals and tourists alike have enjoyed learning more about Sarasota’s interesting past, its…