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- Adult Ages 21+
The Throwback Happy Hour Tour
During the pandemic, we are not able to accommodate last-minute bookings. If you are planning to take a tour, please book in advance so we can plan for your visit. Tours that do not meet the minimum of 10 will be cancelled three days before the tour runs.
Discover Sarasota Tours offers a fun new way to explore the city’s colorful history on Friday nights: “Infamous Sarasota” — The Throwback Happy Hour City Tour.
Relive the glory days of Sarasota’s sunny and scandalous 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s with tour guide Jonny Mac! Hear stories of Sarasota’s growth booms, its legendary bars, and the fascinating people who frequented them. Stop at the Bahi Hut for a sample of their world-famous Mai Tai!
The tour visits the arts district and other historic neighborhoods, the site of the old Sawmill Inn, and places like St. Armands Circle, downtown Sarasota, the Southside neighborhood, the Bahi Hut, and North Trail.
This tour is fun for visitors or locals alike! You’re sure to learn something about Sarasota, even if you’ve lived here all your life.
Tour also includes complimentary beer or wine at the Trolley Cottage Tiki Bar before boarding!