Get Ready for Summer In Southwest Florida!

There’s always something to do as a Neal Communities resident or member of one of our elite Golf and Country Clubs. But if you’re looking for attractions in communities of Bradenton, Fort Myers, Lakewood Ranch, Naples, Sarasota, Tampa or Venice, be sure to check out the definitive guide of Southwest Florida things to do this summer!


Known as a vibrant tropical town, Bradenton’s year-round beautiful weather and sunshine lends itself to more outdoorsy attractions. Enjoy the laidback feel as residents live resort-style lifestyles.

Fort Myers

Popular for its beaches, shopping and fishing, Fort Myers is home to endless family attractions. Whether you’re looking to explore Florida wetlands or visit Fort Myers’ many museums, this tropical Florida town has plenty to do for all ages and interests.

Lakewood Ranch

Lakewood Ranch is the ideal place to raise a family and boasts an array of family-friendly attractions for both outdoor and underwater fun. Enjoy a game of miniature golf, delve deep into the blue waters at the Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium, visit the Big Cat Habitat & Gulf Coast Sanctuary and more!


Take a trip to warm and sunny Naples, home to elegant amenities and attractions. This beautiful Southwest Florida city is home to beautiful beaches, fine dining and world-class shopping. There’s truly something for the whole family in Naples! For more sights and adventures, be sure to visit 365 Things To Do in Naples. Here’s our top three:


Sarasota, home to a year-round lineup of events and festivals, also boasts beautiful beaches and water activities, dining and entertainment, and a great deal of arts, culture and heritage. Whether you call Sarasota home, or you’re entertaining out-of-town guests, don’t miss these exciting Sarasota attractions:


With attractions like the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Amalie Arena and Raymond James Stadium, Tampa is the ultimate adult playground boasting microbreweries, upscale and trendy dining and A-list entertainers. Tampa area residents can also enjoy attractions and amenities such as:


For our Neal friends who enjoy culture and the great outdoors, Venice is your scene.  With plenty of sights and landmarks, tours and activities, and boat tours and water sports, Venice is the perfect weekend trip for locals and tourists alike.

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