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Independence Day On the Gulf Coast

Are you looking to spend Independence Day on the gulf coast with family or friends? Look no more, we have all the exciting details. Celebrating the fourth of July on the gulf coast gives a whole different feel to independence day. With over 4 different locations for fire work shows, festivals and entertainment you are bound to have a blast.


Festivities for independence day are endless here on the Gulf Coast.  Following up to the fourth, live entertainment such as boat races at Sarasota Bay, Marauders baseball games, and many festivals including the Fourth festival in Palmetto and a parade on Anna Maria Island, will take place throughout the city. Also, the local beaches are available for cookouts along the coast, but be sure to get there early.

Grill Out

If dealing with crowds isn’t your style you can opt in for a family grill out. If you are renting one of our private pool homes you can enjoy a BBQ grill out at your own oasis. BBQ grills are available to rent and already come stocked with a propane tank.  All that is left to do is invite family or friends and bring the food. Enjoy the fourth of July holiday in the comfort of your own home away from home.

Firework Shows

Fireworks are being held at Siesta Key beach, Marina Jacks in Sarasota,  The Sandbar restaurant on Bradenton Beach, the Green Bridge in  Bradenton, and Venice Beach. Make a day of it with family and friends. Bring your cooler, games, and seats to spend the day soaking up the sunshine.

Night Out on the Town

Looking for a night out? No problem, Bradenton/Sarasota offers plenty of adult fun.  During the fourth of July weekend enjoy First Friday spent at downtown Lakewood Ranch or downtown Sarasota. These events take place every first Friday of the month.  Live entertainment and vendors will be set up all throughout both downtown areas. Enjoy live music, delicious food, cocktails and so much more!

With all of our properties located within a few miles of all these fun events it’s no question whether to book a home with us. Don’t miss out celebrating Independence Day on the gulf coast. Give us call today to check availability or simply search our rentals. For more activities fourth of July weekend click here.