A short drive from downtown Sarasota, Siesta Key sits adjacent to the glittering Gulf of Mexico and its Siesta Public Beach has been named the nation’s best -- twice. This quaint yet quirky 8-mile-long island offers shopping, resorts, dining and nightlife. Known for its brilliant quartz sand.
Crescent Beach on Siesta Key also attracts a varied crowd. South Turtle Beach off of Midnight Pass Road attracts those looking for some privacy, romantic strolls or a beautiful Siesta Key sunset. Just south of Venice Avenue is Casperson Beach. Casperson Beach is known as the Gay Beach for those living in the south Sarasota County area.
Sarasota's only remaining gay-owned and operate venue is the Barrel 87 Saloon, located on the south side of the city, fairly close to Siesta Key. This inviting gay neighborhood bar offers a variety of fun theme nights and drink specials throughout the week, but be sure to check out karaoke on Sunday nights and Throwback Thursdays, which both.
Siesta Key is the laid-back beach town that goes above and beyond. Right nearby in Sarasota, you'll find museums, art, wildlife, circuses, opera, ballet, symphonies, theater, film festivals, botanical gardens, baseball spring training the list goes on.Reviews: 54K.
Jan 15, 2018 · Tarik Jenkins is one of the series’ cast members, and the first gay character on the show. Tarik was born and raised in Siesta Key, and he is one of Madisson’s closest friends. In tonight’s.