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For Immediate Release: May 27, 2015
Contact: Jan Thornburg, Sr. Communications Manager 941-954-2613





Sarasota, FL: Extended summer hours at Lido Pool, 400 Benjamin Franklin Drive, will begin Tuesday, June 2 offering guests an additional two hours of pool access. 


Summer hours of operation will be:


  • Tuesday – Sunday:  10 a.m. – 7 p.m.;  June 2 - September 13


Located yards from the stunning white beach and azure water of the Gulf of Mexico, Lido Pool is a 25 meter lap pool, popular with swimmers, sunbathers, residents and visitors alike.


Daily user fees are a very affordable:  $4 for adults and just $2 for seniors and children under 12.  Seasonal and annual passes are also available and can be purchased at the Lido Beach concession stand.


Summer hours will be in effect through Sunday, September 13 at which time regular hours will resume:  Tuesday – Sunday  10 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.


For more information contact the Lido Pool information line:  941-329-6181


About the City of Sarasota: Distinguished by Google as a Digital Capital in the U.S., the City of Sarasota is a diverse community located on Florida's Suncoast with 53,000 year round residents, several internationally recognized cultural arts venues, stunning sunsets along Lido Beach, a 45-hole municipal golf course at the historic Bobby Jones Golf Club, and Major League spring training baseball with the Baltimore Orioles. Learn more about us at


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