Located in Sarasota County, the City of North Port offers many opportunities to enjoy the outdoor life Florida residents & visitors seek: miles of natural trails, more than 80 miles of waterways - including Blue Ways for canoeing & kayaking. Walking paths and sidewalks make enjoying the natural beauty easy for any outdoor enthusiast's activity level.
Locals say no one should miss the soothing waters of Warm Mineral Springs, which some believe is the fountain of youth Spanish explorer Ponce de Leon sought. This natural spring boats a year round 85 degree water temperature and an estimated 51 minerals, reported to be one of the highest mineral counts of any natural spring in the United States. Seeking the relaxation of the beach? Easy access to some of the best beaches on the Southwest coast of Florida make getting to the sand, sun, and surf quicker than you can imagine.
Home to the second largest performing arts hall in Sarasota County, North Port offers the opportunity to enjoy music, art, and enrichment seminars led by local university professors. Visit any of the community parks for an afternoon of activity, such as keeping up with the kiddos on a state-of-the-art climbing gym or enjoying a family picnic.
Want to learn more? Check out the City of North Port's event calendar by clicking here.