Welcome to
Nathan Benderson Park

PARK HOURS: 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Scenic. Adventurous. Serene. Recreational. Diverse.

Nathan Benderson Park is a nearly 600-acre paradise nestled in the heart of Florida, featuring a 400-acre lake surrounded by breathtaking scenery. This ultimate recreational destination offers a wide range of activities, including world-class rowing events, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, fishing, and more. Take a stroll along the 3.5-mile paved trail, have a picnic with your family, or bring your furry friends for a walk. With its diverse wildlife and stunning vistas, Nathan Benderson Park is a magical place where fun and serenity come together in perfect harmony. Come explore this wonderland and create memories that will last a lifetime!

Upcoming Events

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Venue Rentals

Nathan Benderson Park offers a range of rental options for those looking to host events in a picturesque outdoor setting. Whether it’s a corporate retreat, private party, or team-building event, the park’s spacious outdoor spaces, including the lakeside pavilion and finish tower, are perfect for accommodating any occasion. With easy access to amenities such as restrooms, playgrounds, and shaded areas, you can relax and enjoy your event while taking in the natural beauty of the park. To get started, complete the rental reservation request form and let our booking team assist you with planning your next unforgettable event at Nathan Benderson Park.

Volunteer 

Experience all the fun at the park while volunteering for one of our many events. You will get to work alongside great people and take part in some of our most exciting events of the year!

Our Sponsors

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Our Sponsors

Benderson Development Logo
Benderson Development Logo
Sarasota County 2Color
Chick-Fil-A Fruitville Road Sarasota - Logo