The original owner, Powel Crosley, built this home for his wife in 1929 as a winter home. It is over 11,000 square feet and boasts 21 rooms and 10 bathrooms. You can rent the interior spaces, including two floors, featuring the gallery, library, balcony, and many other rooms, including a guest suite. Additionally, you can also make use of the outdoor patio and pavilion if you’re looking for an outdoor space. 

Spaces offered include setting up and tearing down and a variety of wedding packages, including elopement packages if you’re planning an intimate ceremony with under 100 guests. Alternatively, you can enjoy a ceremony-only package if you’ve planned to host your reception elsewhere. You can also rent the gorgeous lawn overlooking the ocean for an additional rate.

Address: 8374 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243

Phone: 941-722-3244

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The possibilities are almost endless when you host your wedding at the Resort at Longboat Key Club. Thanks to the championship golf course, sandy beaches, tennis gardens, and stunning marina, you can host a weeklong wedding extravaganza. The resort can even take care of things like flowers, entertainment, and photographers. Other services include complimentary Swarovski Crystal champagne flutes for the bride and groom to keep. Imagine sipping from during your island wedding and then using them during your wedding anniversary for the rest of your life so that you can be transported back to your big day. Everything is customized to your liking during your elegant soiree in Sarasota.

Address: 220 Sands Point Rd Longboat Key, FL 34228

Phone: 941-383-8821

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Walk down a wooden boardwalk aisle overlooking the Gulf of Mexico at the Lido Beach Resort. Impress up to 180 guests with a South Beach ceremony at this beachfront resort. The Alcove is located near the tropical pool deck and beachside tiki bar and has enough space for 150 people standing or 50 seated. A ballroom is on the 8th floor of the South Tower and features 13-foot ceilings, stunning chandeliers and can accommodate 180. The intimate mangrove room can host up to 35 people. Feast on a delectable meal from the culinary experts at Lido Beach Resort, from cocktail delights to late-night snacks. With 6,000-square-feet of sophisticated function space, 222 rooms and suites, and an island-inspired retreat. 

Address: 700 Ben Franklin Dr, Sarasota, FL 34236

Phone: (941) 388-2161

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This popular wedding venue in Sarasota offers delicious catering, professional event planners, and stylish accommodations for your once-in-a-lifetime celebration. With over 20,000-square-feet of combined space available, you’ll discover beautiful indoor and outdoor areas for your ceremony and reception. Select an exclusive spot that fits your needs, from grand ballrooms to palm terraces. Rely on the dedicated staff for flexible setups, trendy decor, and complete lavishness in a beautiful tropical setting. Dine on a plated dinner, delicious buffet, action station, or other food display. The 32-slip marina and upscale boathouse create an impressive backdrop. Ask about a block of guest rooms at Hyatt Regency Sarasota to make the entire weekend memorable. 

Address: 1000 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota, FL 34236

Phone: (941) 953-1234

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Say yes to an unbelievable beachfront wedding venue in Sarasota when you get married at Sunset Beach Resort. Host your ceremony on the private beach and your reception just a few steps away on this charming property. Plan a wedding during turtle season at Sunset Beach Resort, and you will have a once-in-a-lifetime event. With overnight accommodations, you can create a memorable weekend wedding in this tropical paradise. Ask about guest capacity and packages, including catering, so that you can make the celebration of your dreams. Rely on experienced and friendly assistance from the helpful staff. As a family-owned and operated beach house since 1943, you can expect personalized services tailored to your requests.

Address: 76 Avenida Veneccia, Siesta Key, FL 34242

Phone: (941) 284-7637

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Impress your beloved friends and family by hosting a truly unique celebration at this gorgeous mansion full of dazzling possibilities. Daytime and evening weddings are welcome at this exceptional Sarasota wedding venue. Stunning ceremony and reception areas at the Ringling include the Museum of Art Courtyard with replicas of ancient statues and magnificently-manicured laws with room for 400 people. The Ca’ d’Zan Terrace and Bayfront Promenade have space for 250 guests with breathtaking sunsets and a sky full of stars. Other one-of-a-kind locations include the Belvedere Tower, Historic Circus Galleries, Tibbals Learning Center, Rose Garden, and beneath the banyan trees. Beyond wedding locations, ask about catering, rentals, and packages that can suit your needs. 

Address: 5401 Bay Shore Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243

Phone: (941) 365-4232

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Say yes to a premier facility that offers world-class hospitality and a luxury lifestyle. Heron Creek Golf & Country Club provides a variety of picturesque locations for your ceremony, from a stunning poolside site to an intimate “I do!” under the verandah. The experienced staff at this top Sarasota wedding venue offers everything you need so you can enjoy your day without worry. From formal to casual, you can plan a lovely wedding in the beautiful clubhouse, on the championship golf course, in a natural area throughout the gorgeous property. Host your rehearsal dinner, bridal shower, and other related wedding activities at Heron Creek. Ask about guest capacity and specific details to create a one-of-a-kind celebration.  

Address: 5301 Heron Creek Blvd, North Port, FL 34287

Phone: (941) 240-5100

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Contact : Chris Trottier

This wedding venue in Sarasota is as distinguished as they come. You’ll have the opportunity to feast with your loved ones on award-winning cuisine featuring delectable wines. To go along with that top-rated dinner comes exceptional service. With years of professional serving experience, you can rest assured that your wedding day will be free of stress and full of love. You can host your wedding inside one of the elite dining rooms or on a sparkling waterfront terrace. The bar and lounge areas are magnificent, as well. Get in touch with their team for more information as soon as possible! 

Address: 1100 John Ringling Blvd Sarasota, FL 34236

Phone: 941-365-4191

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Exchange vows in a stunning natural setting at The Founders Golf Club with indoor/outdoor sophisticated spaces full of style. Enjoy an elaborate dining experience at The Founders Golf Club with options from elegant buffets to custom food and beverage menus. The award-winning culinary team uses fresh ingredients mixed with innovative skills for an awe-inspiring meal that everyone will remember. A la carte catering options are available to have exactly what you want. The onsite wedding planner will assist you with all of your needs while the event manager oversees the entire process for a smooth and stress-free day. This Sarasota wedding venue is a favorite among happy couples with five-star ratings, awards for excellence, and years of experience.

Address: 3800 Golf Hall Dr Sarasota, FL, US 34240

Phone: (941) 371-9720

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If you’re looking to host your big day in an exclusive country club, then Laurel Oak Country Club is the venue for you. They offer a variety of spaces for you to choose from, including the Laurel Room, which can hold up to 250 guests, and the Garden room, which can seat up to 200. You can also combine if you’ve got a larger celebration of up to 400 guests. Both spaces are newly-renovated and contemporary, and feature separate bar areas and outdoor patios. You’ll have the opportunity to feast on a culinary delight from the professional staff as you overlook the meticulously maintained green lawns. This venue boasts over 45,000 square feet of comfort and craftsmanship. 

Address: 2700 Gary Player Blvd Sarasota, FL 34240

Phone: 941-378-3608

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Are you searching for a premier event venue in Sarasota for your wedding? The Devyn is a stunning venue with everything you need, from flowers and DJs to food and drink. With three different spaces, you have the option to use them all at once and host up to 1,100 wedding guests. 

Services include event rentals, in-house catering and bartending services, floral, decor, and audio packages, and more. If you’re worried about your budget, they also offer an all-inclusive weekday package at a lower rate. For more information, get in touch with their team today!

Address: 7113 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231

Phone: 941-953-1537

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Make a grand entrance under the chandelier-lit garden promenade, draped with chiffon, at this incredible wedding venue in Sarasota. With giant love letters and a picture-perfect dock overlooking the river, you’ll have endless photo opportunities. Enjoy a memorable moment in the shabby-chic barn and celebrate under a Sperry Sailcloth tent, twinkling lights, and a dance floor. Various packages are available, and all include professional wedding planners, day-of coordinators, decor, bartenders, setup, and more. The talented professionals at Chapel Creek will bring your wedding vision to life. The inclusive package features catering, cake, flowers, entertainment, and more. Thanks to the experienced staff and beautiful indoor/outdoor wedding venue, you can enjoy a picture-perfect day.

Address: 3384 Kennedy Dr, Venice, FL 34292

Phone: (941) 993-0696

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If you want a beach theme, then Zota Beach Resort is the perfect Sarasota wedding venue. There are multiple settings available that will help you create the picturesque wedding you envision. The South Beach Ceremony spot can accommodate up to 150 of your loved ones. 

Just imagine walking down a wooden boardwalk to exchange vows with your other half with the Gulf of Mexico in the background. Then, travel indoors to the second-floor Zara Zota Ballroom and impress your guests with 13-foot ceilings and shimmering chandeliers. The Sunset Terrace features cuisine from the resort’s signature Viento Kitchen & Bar. You’ll have the opportunity to feast on a plated dinner with up to 40 guests overlooking the stunning turquoise sea.

Address: 4711 Gulf of Mexico Drive Longboat Key, FL 34228

Phone: 855-335-1102

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Wow your guests by hosting a spectacular wedding at this private members club, just minutes from downtown Sarasota. Tucked away in a lush, vibrant community, The Meadows Country Club has a plethora of picture-perfect areas, from rolling greens on the golf course to sparkling pools, upscale restaurants, and six unique event spaces. Trust the dedicated wedding specialists to help plan your big day. With many years of experience and over 200 events annually, you can rest assured knowing this Sarasota wedding venue will have everything you desire. You’ll adore miles of oak-canopied walking, nature and biking trails, and other outdoor/indoor spaces for your ceremony and reception. Ask about guest capacity, catering, and other packages. 

Address: 3101 Longmeadow, Sarasota, FL 34235

Phone: (941) 371-6000

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Exchange vows in front of hundreds of special guests within a lavish ballroom for a grand celebration etched in everyone’s memory. Feast on delectable flavors with a custom menu made to fit your tastes and needs, thanks to the professional culinary staff. Expect impeccable services from trained experts. From professional planning to catering services, the talented and friendly team at Art Ovation Hotel will handle your requests. Enjoy an open bar, valet parking, shuttle services, decor, complimentary wifi, and more. Wedding packages include entertainment and excursion options as well as spa, hair, and nail options. Everyone will marvel at their overnight accommodations at this Sarasota wedding venue with artfully-inspired rooms and suites. 

Address: 1255 North Palm Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236

Phone: (941) 316-0808

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When you host your wedding at an elite hotel collection like the Westin, you already know you will receive world-renowned services and first-class amenities. The Westin Sarasota has seven event rooms covering over 12,131-square-feet of space. The largest area can accommodate 520 people, so you don’t have to leave anyone off your guest list. Take in panoramic views from the rooftop dock during your chic cocktail hour. Triton Ballroom has space for 400 loved ones for a lively reception. Feast on a mouthwatering meal paired with impressive culinary displays courtesy of the expert catering team. The wedding coordinator will handle your details. Don’t forget to ask about an exclusive rate on a room block at the Westin Sarasota. 

Address: 100 Marina View Drive, Sarasota, FL 34236

Phone: (941) 217-4777

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No matter which of the venues you choose from those listed above, we’re sure you’ll have a wedding day to remember. Make sure to get in touch with the venunewly renovated of your choice as soon as possible, so you don’t have to worry about your wedding date being booked already. Additionally, make sure to speak with the venue team about all your concerns so that you don’t have to stress about anything when your big day finally rolls around.

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