Pet friendly attractions

palma solaPalma Sola Causeway Park

9000 Manatee Avenue West
Bradenton, FL 34209

Visit the Palma Sola Causeway for a nice stroll along the beach, to sit and relax or for a cook out.

Pets are welcomed and are bound to have a great time swimming, and playing in the sand.

Robinson PreserveRobinson Preserve

1704 99th St NW
Bradenton, FL, US 34209

If you and your dog love scenic nature trails, this is the place to be. The interior of the preserve features hiking paths, kayak and canoe waterways, bridges, picnic spots, mangrove forests and a 53-foot-tall tower with a wide-open view of the Tampa Bay area.

desotoparkDe Soto National Memorial Beach

8300 Desoto Memorial Hwy
Bradenton, FL, US 34280

The Nature Trail winds along the shoreline and through several Florida ecosystems, including a mangrove forest like the one that De Soto’s men would have encountered when they landed. Trails include interpretive signage and waysides that tell the story of the De Soto Expedition and the natural history of the area. Bicycling is allowed in the parking lot, but not on the sidewalks or trails.  Your dog will enjoy taking a quick dip to stay cool while walking the trails.

lost kangarooLost Kangaroo Pub

406 12th Street West (Old Main Street)
Bradenton, FL

The Lost Kangaroo Pub is a dog-friendly bar in Downtown Bradenton. Choose from over 30 craft beer on tap and 140 bottled brews.

Leashed dogs are welcome both inside and outside.

olearyO’Leary’s Tiki Bar & Grill

5 Bayfront Drive
Sarasota, FL, US

Experience ocean breezes from the Gulf of Mexico as you enjoy our wonderful tropical drinks, wine and beer selections, and live music at this pet friendly tiki bar. Located on the water at Marina Jacks, you will have a beautiful view of Sarasota Bay, and your dog will love the atmosphere there.