From spice shops to ice cream, art galleries to that one-of-a-kind outfit, People watching bistros & open-air cocktail bars… It’s all there, super FUN and easy access to every whim!!!

Art ~ Clothing ~ Events Calendar ~ Nightlife ~ Restaurants ~ Specialty Shops

St. Armands has a rare combination of small town charm with European sophistication. Boutiques with distinctive styles, art galleries and sidewalk eateries can be found all around the Circle.

ART GALLERIES

The Giving Tree Gallery
5 N. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1353

Wyland Galleries
314 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-5331

SPECIALTY SHOPS

Alicia’s Dream
362 B John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-2727

A Savory Palate
26 N. Blvd. of the Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1414
Ancient Olive
26 N. Blvd. of the Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1414

Bennington Toacconist
5 Fillmore Dr.
Phone:(941) 388-1562

Binjara Traders
327 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-3335

Brighton
443 B John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-3230

ERA Ageless
372 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 706-0499

European Alterations & Boutique
20 S. Adams Drive
Phone:(941) 388-1917

FantaSea Seashells
378 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-3031

Florida Olive Oil Company
382A St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-2640

Just Because
7 S. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1939

Mercantile Home & Apparel
28 B S. Blvd. of the Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-0059

Michael’s on the Blvd.
84 N. Blvd. of the Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-2244

Pepper Palace Kids
23 N. Blvd. of the Presidents
Phone:(941) 217-6698

Soap Stories
438 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-2450

St. Armands Antiques & Gifts
19 Fillmore Drive
Phone:(941) 388-1300

St. Armands Optical Boutique
411 A St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-3937

St. Armands Antiques & Gifts
474 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1300

Spice & Tea Exchange
345 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-1411

Sunglass Express & Rx Optical
343 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-5115

Sunglass Hut
440 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-5049

Terra Nova
351 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-0410

Tervis
319 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-2040

The Black Dog
328 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 960-2795

The Perfect Find
3 S. Blvd. of the Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-5200

Tommy Bahama
371 St. Armands
Phone:(941) 388-2446

Tropical Shores Popcorn
27 N. Blvd. of the Presidents
Phone:(941) 217-6433

Woof Gang Bakery
28 C. S. Blvd. of the Presidents
Phone:(941) 203-8334

NIGHTLIFE

15 South Straight-Up Nightclub
15 S. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1555

RESTAURANTS

15 South Ristorante Enoteca
15 S. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1555

Armands Place
19 A. North Blvd.
Phone:(941) 227-3002

Ben & Jerry’s
372 A St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-5226

Big Olaf
561 N. Washington Drive
Phone:(941) 388-4108

Blue Dolphin Cafe
470 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-3566

Café L’Europe
431 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-4415

Cha Cha Coconuts
417 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-3300

Columbia Restaurant
411 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-3987

Crab & Fin
420 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-3964

Daiquiri Deck
325 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-3325

Green Zebra Cafe
476 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-2848

La Creperie
419 A St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 960-2054

Le Macaroon
382 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 552-8872

Lynches Pub & Grub
19B N. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-5550

Madison Ave. Café & Deli
28 N. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-3354

Ristorante Le Colonne
22 S. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-4348

Starbucks
443 E. John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-2625

Settimi’s Gelato
367 B St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-4485

Shore Diner
465 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 296-0301

Taste of Italy
322 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1442

Terrace @ Surf Shack
328 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 960-1151

Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar
300 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-2888

Venezia
373-375 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-1400

CLOTHING

Aqua Beachwear
331 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1205

Apricot Lane Boutique
464 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 960-1435

Binjara Traders, Inc.
327 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-3335

Breezin’ Up
362 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-2950

Brighton Collectibles
443B John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-3230

Casa Smeralda
468 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1305

Charleston Shoe Co.
472 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 702-5609

Chico’s
443 C John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1393

Cotton Club
14 N. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1950

Crazy Shirts
359 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-1105

Destination Florida
370 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-2119

Dream Weavers
364 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-1974

Everything But Water
331 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1205

Flip Flop Shop
9 N. Blvd. of the Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1777

Foxy Lady
481 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-5239

Fresh Produce
1 N. Boulevard of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1883

Gia Ventola
14 S. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 373-1980

Influence, LLC
474 John Ringling Boulevard
Phone:(941) 388-2315

Island Pursuit
357 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-4515

Ivory Coast
15 N. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1999

Lilly Pulitzer
443A John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-3091

Little Bo-Tique
367A St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-1737

Natural Comfort Footwear
321 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1228

Natural Discoveries
320 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1600

Oh My Gauze
374 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-1964

Renee’s Fashions
311 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-0321

Sahara
326 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-3335

Soma
443 D John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1704

Sperry Topsiders
349 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-1735

Taffy’s
18 S. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-1155

Terra Nova
351 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-0410

The Met
35 S. Blvd. of Presidents
Phone:(941) 388-3991

The Walking Company
380 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-0311

Tommy Bahama Retail Store
371 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-2446

Tracy Negoshian
313 John Ringling Blvd.
Phone:(941) 388-1307

White House/Black Market
317 St. Armands Circle
Phone:(941) 388-5033

 

EVENTS CALENDAR

SEPTEMBER

“Buskers on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
St. Armands Circle comes alive with Visual and performing artistry; an event for the young and young at heart!

OCTOBER

“Buskers on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
St. Armands Circle comes alive with Visual and performing artistry; an event for the young and young at heart!

“Fright Night on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm
Decorated store fronts set the stage for wandering spirits of St. Armands past; frightening characters appear around every corner amidst statues dressed in the Halloween spirit. Children trick-or-treat throughout The Circle with numerous retailers and restaurants contributing to the Halloween spirit with customized promotions. You’ll want to make sure to stop by and sample some (non-alcoholic) “witches brew”, offered by Tommy Bahama Restaurant! In collaboration with the Sarasota High School Drama Department, a performance of “Thriller” will take place around 8:00pm. This is a NOT to be missed event!!!

NOVEMBER

“Ferrari’s on the Circle”
Time: 10:00am
There will be at least 75 Ferrari’s competing for the coveted “Best of Show” beginning at 10:00 am until 3pm. with a trophy awarded at 2:00 pm. For more information call (727) 525-1901 or Click HERE

“Buskers on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
St. Armands Circle comes alive with Visual and performing artistry; an event for the young and young at heart!

Annual St. Armands Art Festival & Fall Sidewalk Sale
Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Over 175 artists and craftsman display their original artwork. Pottery, Oils, watercolors, ceramics, jewelry, and sculpture. Out of 10,000 Art Festivals held each year, in the country, this show has ranks in the top 100 and has been chosen as “one of the best in the country”.

DECEMBER

“Buskers on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
St. Armands Circle comes alive with Visual and performing artistry; an event for the young and young at heart!

Annual Holiday Night of Lights
Time: 6:00pm
The Circle magically comes to light at 6:00pm with our annual Christmas Carol Sing-a-long, followed by the arrival of Santa and the tree lighting ceremony. Enjoy holiday entertainment, special store promotions and gracious hospitality from our many shops and restaurants.

JANUARY

“Buskers on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
St. Armands Circle comes alive with Visual and performing artistry; an event for the young and young at heart!

Annual Circus Ring of Fame
Time: 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The “Circus Ring of Fame” annually recognizes those persons who have made a significant contribution to the circus.

St. Armands Winter Art Festival
Sat, January 26, 2013 – Sun, January 27, 2013
Time: 10:00am – 5:30pm
Over 175 artists and craftsman display their original artwork of pottery, oils, watercolors, ceramics, jewelry, and sculpture. This is one Art Festival you’ll want to see!

FEBRUARY

“Buskers on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
St. Armands Circle comes alive with Visual and performing artistry; an event for the young and young at heart!

Sarasota Exotic Car Fest
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
See Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Rolls-Royces, Bentleys and more at the Sarasota Exotic Car Fest in the Circle Park. Trophies are awarded at 3:30 pm. Website: http://www.SarasotaExoticCarFest.com

MARCH

“Buskers on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
St. Armands Circle comes alive with Visual and performing artistry; an event for the young and young at heart!

St. Patrick’s Day on St. Armands
Time: 11:00am – 1:00pm
Celebrate the “Luck of the Irish”, in an authentic way, on St. Armands Circle. Festivities begin at Lynches Pub & Grub with bagpipers, Irish Step-dancers, and lots of singing! Other Circle restaurants are planning Irish drink and menu specials. So, wear some green, join in the fun – We’re all Irish… RIGHT???”

APRIL

“Buskers on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
St. Armands Circle comes alive with Visual and performing artistry; an event for the young and young at heart!

MAY

“Buskers on St. Armands”
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
St. Armands Circle comes alive with Visual and performing artistry; an event for the young and young at heart!

Classic Corvettes on the Circle
Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Over 200 pristine & original Class Corvettes will be on display in the Circle Park dating from 1953 to the present. Judging will take place throughout the day with an award ceremony at 3:00pm.