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  • Arlington Park & Aquatic Complex

    Arlington park trees and walking path
    1. Address:2650 Waldemere St
      Sarasota, FL 34239
    2. Phone:(941) 263-6732
    1. Aquatics*
    2. Barbecue
    3. Basketball
    4. Cycling
    5. Dog Friendly
    6. Dog Park
    7. Drinking Fountain
    8. Fishing
    9. Fitness Center Outside
    10. Gymnasium*
    11. Outside Lighting
    12. Picnic Tables
    13. Playground
    14. Rental Venue
    15. Restrooms*
    16. Tennis Court
    17. Transportation
    18. Walking Path
    19. Water Feature
    1. Facility
    2. Parks

*Amenities open during facility hours only.

Hours of
 Park 5 am - 11 pm 5 am - 11 pm 5 am - 11 pm
 Facility 9:30 am - 7 pm 8 am - 5 pm Closed
 Aquatic 9:30 am - 7 pm 11 am - 5 pm Closed

Many of our events and programming have registration deadlines. Don't delay - register today!

Conveniently located less than two miles from downtown Sarasota, Arlington Park was selected as one of the South Florida locations on the Great Florida Birding & Wildlife Trail. This city park offers residents and visitors a 50-meter lap pool, 25-yard instructional pool, outdoor and indoor basketball courts, tennis courts, playground, racquetball court, outdoor fitness gym, ½-mile walking trail, and dog park. This park is owned and operated by the City of Sarasota Parks & Recreation District. Many recreational, as well as aquatic programs, are offered.

50 meter lap pool 

50-Meter Lap Pool & 25-Yard Pool

Youth & Senior: $2   Adult: $4

Youth & Senior: $90   Adult: $180

Youth & Senior: $256   Adult: $400

Men and women are playing pickleball inside the arlington park gymnasium. They are actively hitting the ball back and forth over a net.

Indoor Gym

Youth & Senior: $2   Adult: $4

Outdoor Fitness Area

Outdoor Fitness Center

Enjoy a full body workout at our NEW Outdoor Fitness Center! Open daily between dawn & dusk. Please note the equipment is not available during scheduled classes. Rules are posted onsite.

Swimming lessons child doing a swim stroke holding his breath under water. He is wearing bathing shorts and goggles

Swimming Lessons

We offer swim lessons to children starting at the young age of 6 months and continuing up to 12 years.


  • Parent & Me Classes( Sa): $35 per session
  • Swim 100 – 400 (T & Th): $65 per session
  • Swim 100 (Sa): $65 per session 

Click here to register!

Outdoor dog park area

Dog Park

Let your dog run leash-free within our wide-open dog park! There is a separate small & large dog area.

A little boy sits in the gym making beaded bracelets with a smile on his face

 Facility Rentals
  • Gymnasium: Per Hour/Call
  • Picnic Area & Grill: Full Day/$100
  • Dive Well: Per Hour/Call
  • Pool: Per Hour/Call
  • Outdoor Party:  3 Hours/$100 Includes: Pool, Picnic Tables & Tent
  • Indoor Party:  Call



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