Plan Your Visit

The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall is a cultural jewel located in the city Sarasota situated on the Gulf Coast of Florida, about 60 miles south of Tampa.

Set amongst the country's greatest beaches, the Van Wezel sits on the Sarasota Bay which provides a stunning backdrop for performances while encouraging visitors to utilize our vast green spaces, take in a sunset or just stroll along the Sarasota trail system that surrounds the venue.


The average year-round temperature is a pleasant 72 degrees; averaging 62 degrees in January and 80 degrees in August. The average annual rainfall is 60 inches.

Local Airport

Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) is located at the intersection of US 41 and University Parkway, 3 miles North of the Van Wezel (941) 359-5200.

Distance from Florida Cities | Miami: 223 miles | Orlando: 129 miles | Tampa: 57 miles

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777 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236
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