St. Armand's Circle
...the Circle is a charming and graceful synthesis of past and present. . .
Welcome to St. Armand's Circle, one of the highest rated high-end shopping centers in the United States. Located on the island of Lido Key, St. Armand's circle sits right between the Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. A long-standing history in Florida, a charming ambiance, and a seriously excellent shopping and dining scene all come together to make St. Armand's one of the best places in Sarasota to blissfully lose an afternoon with your group.
While of course you can shop for almost anything you desire here, from local antiques and boutique specialties to high-end designer clothing, you can also spend the afternoon walking around and enjoying the lush plants all around, the stunning courtyards, or any of the antique statues along the way. The statues are from Ringling's collection, and the circle itself is sometimes referred to as the 'Circus Ring of Fame'.
If you are lucky you may happen to be here during any of the exciting festivals or live events, some of the favorites being car shows, art festivals, tasting events, or holiday celebrations. After 91 years of business, St. Armand's Circle certainly knows how to provide a top-notch dining, shopping, and sightseeing experience, that's for sure!