With its Cultural Richness, Sarasota is a central location for businesses and recreation alike. Being home to the Internationally known Ringling Circus family, Arts and Culture are the focus point here as the area claims precedence in its concerts, ballet, opera, galleries, live theaters and museums. With nearly 40 miles of shoreline offering many alluring beaches throughout and more than 30 Scottish inspired golf courses, it has been the most sought-after resort and attraction area since the 1920’s. Visit the enchanting Marie Selby Botanical Gardens where you will find tropical horticulture displays and a world class center for research, learning, and conservation. Sarasota is home to many popular attractions such as The Ringling School of Art, Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, St. Armand’s Circle, Mote Marine, Marina Jacks on the Bay, and The Ringling Museum to name just a few. An endless list of casual and fine dining establishments to choose from will suit any palate. You will find countless businesses, shops and restaurants centrally located at and around Main Street located in Downtown Sarasota. To top off the excitement of this area, the city even hosts an annual Pineapple Drop every New Year’s Eve!