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Parks & Facilities

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  • Ken Thompson Park

    1. Address:1700 Ken Thompson Pkwy
      Sarasota, FL 34236
    2. Phone:(941) 263-6386
    1. Barbecue
    2. Boat Ramp
    3. Cycling
    4. Dog Friendly
    5. Drinking Fountain
    6. Fishing
    7. Kayak / Canoeing
    8. Pavilion
    9. Picnic Tables
    10. Playground
    11. Public Art
    12. Rental Venue
    13. Restrooms
    14. Transportation
    15. Walking Path
    1. Parks

Perfect for canoe and kayak launching, allows leashed pets, has a fishing pier, picnic area, water fountain, playground, boat ramp, bathrooms, electric car charger, and walking trails. Perfect location to watch the sunset.

Ken Thompson Park
Ken Thompson

In recognition of this dedicated service to the City of Sarasota as City Manager from February 1, 1950, to February 1, 1988.

Mangrove Boardwalk

This boardwalk has been sensitively designed to protect the environment while allowing public access and enjoyment of the mangrove canopy experience. As such, the visitor will encounter low branches and narrow corridors in some areas along the walkway.

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