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Venice Area Activities

Fishing: Venice, which is centrally located directly on the gulf, is the perfect take-off point to access and enjoy an awesome fishery.

Kayaking, Canoeing, & Boating: Venice and its surrounding areas have miles of coastline and serene creeks and rivers to keep paddlers occupied!

Golf: A great place to start your day, unwind after a long day, or just enjoy time with friends is on one of Venice’s many picturesque golf courses.

Sightseeing & Tours: Abundant with tropical plants, birds and wildlife, there is something to see around every corner!

Local Events

Visit the local chamber to find out what’s happening this month.

Fun places to dine…

The Crow’s Nest
Marina Restaurant & Tavern
1968 Tarpon Center Drive
Venice, FL 34285
(941) 484-9551

Sharky’s On The Pier
1600 Harbor Drive South
Venice, FL 34285
(941) 488-1456

Bogey’s Restaurant and Sports Pub
652 E. Venice Ave.
Venice, FL 34285
(941) 488-9156

Cafe Venice Restaurant and Wine Bar
116 W. Venice Ave.
Venice, FL 34285
(941) 484-1855

Cafe Panini
339A West Venice Avenue
Venice, FL 34285
(941) 375-8517

By The Numbers…


The city has a total area of 16.6 square miles


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 17,764 people.


Estimated median household income in 2013