St. Armands Circle is a historic walkable shopping center located in Sarasota, Florida. It was built as part of the ambitious 1926 master plan developed by John Ringling and his brother Charles for the city. Spanning an entire 12-acre oval at the base of Ringling Bridge along Sarasota Bay, this beautiful spot features over 130 shops and restaurants making it a popular tourist destination. The center of St. Armands features a large rotunda, with a fountain in the middle and radiating paths that lead to all of the venues, shops and restaurants surrounding it. This vibrant little village is home to a variety of dining options from fast-casual restaurants to more upscale establishments. There are also dozens of independent boutiques, galleries and specialty stores that feature everything from fashion and jewelry to gifts, antiques and more. The Circle is also the site of many special events throughout the year, such as art festivals and holiday celebrations, and there are also plenty of options for entertainment – from street performers to live music in one of the many outdoor venues. Whether you’re looking for a day out shopping or just want to enjoy some time strolling around Sarasota’s bayside neighborhoods, St. Armands Circle is sure to offer something for everyone!
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