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Boutiques & Bubbles BSWANKY Tour!

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Discover Sarasota Tours brings back the ultimate Sarasota shopping experience with Boutiques & Bubbles: The BSWANKY Atelier & Gallery Tour on Sunday, March 28, 2021, from 1-3 PM. Hop onboard for your PRIVATE tour of BSWANKY Atelier & Gallery, the maker of iconic handbags and luxury accessories. Tickets are limited to the first 25 guests!…

Sarasota Centennial City Tour

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Discover Sarasota Tours celebrates 100 years of Sarasota County! Step back in time aboard our air-conditioned trolley with Rose Phillips Wilson, our first newspaper publisher, to learn about Sarasota 100 years ago as we celebrate its Centennial. This 90-minute Centennial City Tour explores neighborhoods, buildings, and people pivotal to Sarasota’s historical development as well as…

Irish “Hooley” on the Trolley Tour!

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Discover Sarasota Tours brings back a fun way to celebrate Ireland’s patron saint—the third annual Irish “Hooley” on the Trolley tour! Join us for the wearin’ of the green! 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….

Seasonal Tour Schedule Resumes!

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Discover Sarasota Tours resumes its seasonal tour schedule January-May, including the Amish Experience Tours, Public Art Tours, a new Centennial City Tour in honor of Sarasota’s Centennial Celebration, “Infamous Sarasota” Happy Hour Tour, Tiki Trivia Trolley Tour, and the popular Art Crawl Trolley. Year-round tours continue: City Sightseeing Tour, Haunted Sarasota Tour, Boutiques & bubbles, Rainbows…

Holly Jolly Trolley Tours in December

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Discover Sarasota Tours brings back the Holly Jolly Trolley daytime tour with cocoa, carols & Christmas stories of Sarasota. Perfect for families, this tour hosted by guide Jenny Jingle, will visit city spots with Christmas story connections, hear about our Sarasota traditions during the holidays & a sing along to favorite Christmas songs. Includes FREE…

Expanded Fall 2020 Tour Schedule

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Discover Sarasota Tours offers entertaining, interactive, and informative air-conditioned trolley tours of the most interesting places and stories that shaped Sarasota’s rich cultural past. A weekends-only schedule continues through October with our most popular 90-minute air-conditioned tours, City Sightseeing, Circus Secrets of Sarasota, and Psychic Sundays, running on weekends and the spooky Haunted Sarasota Tour running…

Haunted Sarasota Tours for Halloween

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Discover Sarasota Tours offers a fun place to wear your fanciest mask for Halloween: on a trolley tour about the city’s colorful haunted history—Haunted Sarasota: Mummies, Murder & Mayhem! Haunted Sarasota tours run Friday nights throughout the year, and additional dates have been added October 23-31 for Halloween. Prizes will be given each night in…

New Private Group Tour Options from Discover Sarasota Tours

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Discover Sarasota Tours introduces SMALL PRIVATE TOUR OPTIONS for its most popular 90-minute, summer air-conditioned trolley tours. “During these difficult times, we have been getting requests for more private tours so people can be with only their friends or family members,” says Tammy Hauser, CEO of Discover Sarasota Tours. “So we decided to launch two small group…

Discover Sarasota Trolley Tours Re-Open

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Starting at the end of June, Discover Sarasota Tours will re-open its doors to offer a limited number of its most popular 90-minute, air-conditioned trolley tours. City Sightseeing Tours, Circus Tours, Haunted Sarasota, Tiki Trolley Trivia Tours, and Infamous Sarasota Happy Hour Tours will be offered Thursdays-Sundays. Additional days will be added based on demand…

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…