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View of State Street Garage

 View of the Palm Garage during dusk View of St. Armands Garage at Sunset

 

2018-19 Pay on Entry Schedule

During busy periods and big events (see dates below), there will be a pay on entry charge of $5.00. Occasionally, some unanticipated events will require use of pay on entry to the garages and may not be shown on this list.

2019 - 2020 Pay on Entry Schedule

 

October 5, 2019

October 26, 2019

November 16, 2019

December 7, 2019

December 31, 2019

January 11, 2020

January 17, 2020

February 1, 2020

February 8, 2020

March 7, 2020

March 14, 2020

April 4, 2020

April 17, 2020

April 18, 2020

June 27, 2020

 

 

General Information

The City of Sarasota Parking Division operates four (4) public parking facilities, three which are centrally located in downtown and one (1) on St. Armand Key near Lido Beach. With over 1,300 covered parking spaces in Downtown please consider using either the State Street, Palm Avenue, or 2nd Street/Whole Food's parking garage. At any city operated parking garage, during busy periods and big events, there may be a pay on entry charge of $5 to help defray the expenses associated with periods of high-volume parking (see information above).  The City reserves the right to activate "pay on entry", or "Special Event" parking when deemed necessary and without notice.

 

Public Parking Rules

Please comply with all posted signs and city ordinances, including No Back-in parking. For payment convenience, each facility operates using pay on foot or pay in lane equipment. If you need assistance or want to report a problem, please contact the parking attendant which phone number is listed on the ticket entry machine.

 

 International Symbol of Access (ISA)


 

ADA Parking (garages and surf

ace lots)

Drivers with disabilities that display a valid placard, or DMV license plate, may qualify for parking at no cost pursuant with FSS 316.1964 (8). Please request assistance at the exit to receive this service.

 

 

Photo of the St. Armands Garage at Dusk

St. Armands Parking Garage

57 North Adams Drive

Parking Rate - $0.50 cents per hour

Learn more about the new St. Armand’s Parking District. 

The much-anticipated New St. Armands Garage is open for parking when visiting St.Armand’s Circle. The garage is located northwest of the circle off North Adams Drive, across from the Lutheran Church.

The garage accommodates up to 480 cars, and there are additional 23 spaces in an adjacent surface lot.  Parking in this facility is the easiest way to find available parking and is a very short walk to the circle shops and restaurants. Handicap parking is located throughout near the elevator on each level. The facility is equipped with 5 Electric Vehicle Charging stations, including a DC Fast charger, all located on level 2

 Aerial View of the St. Armands Parking Garage

 

 

State Street GaragePerspective View of the State Street Garage

1538 State Street

Parking Rates
First 2 hours complimentary parking

$3.00 for hours 2-3, then
$1.00 for each hour thereafter or part there of up to $23.00 daily

The State Street Parking garage is open and provides over 400 parking spaces for the downtown core shopping, dining and business. Handicap parking is located next to the elevators on each parking level. Parking spaces are located on levels 2 through 6, with motorcycle and bicycle parking on the ground floor. There are four (4) electric vehicle charging stations located on level 2.

Please contact the Parking Office at 954-7057 for more assistance or information.

 

The Palm Avenue Garage
Parking Operations

1289 North Palm Avenue

Parking Rates
First 2 hours complimentary parking

$3.00 for hours 2-3, then
$1.00 for each hour thereafter or part there of up to $23.00 daily

Garage parking is available at the award-winning Palm Avenue Garage, which is located one block from Main Street on North Palm Avenue, only steps away from 5 points intersection in downtown. The garage will park 729 vehicles and has handicap parking

located each floor close to the elevators. The Palm Avenue parking garage is a perfect location to park for short or long term stays in downtown. There are six (6) electric vehicle charging stations located on level 2.

Please contact the Parking Office at 954-7057 for more assistance or information.

 

The 2nd Street Garage at Whole FoodsWhole Foods Parking Garage

1400 Block of 2nd Street

The 2nd Street Garage is located between First and Second Street, directly across from Whole Foods. Ground floor parking is intended for customers of Whole Foods, while the second and third level of the garage are open to the public (except where posted). The public parking access ramp is located on Second Street, near the corner of Central Ave.

There are time restrictions in the facility which the City Parking Division monitors and issues citation for time violations. The time restrictions are as follows:

  • Ground Level: 2 Hours
  • Level 2-3: 4 hours

 

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