Arlington Park was established in 1979 with the development of a playground, gymnasium, locker rooms and 2 community swimming pools. Many individuals and groups use this park and call it their “home away from home.” Owned by the city of Sarasota and operated by Sarasota County Parks and Recreation, many recreational as well as aquatic activities are offered there. The area around this park is currently exploding with new homes and remodels. Values are soaring and it is by far the most popular area for people who want to be proximal to downtown and still maintain a budget. Build your new home there today and enjoy the parks many amenities……..50-meter lap pool,25 yard instructional pool, wading pool, indoor & outdoor basketball courts, outdoor tennis courts with lights, outdoor racquetball court with lights, ½-mile paved walking trail, weight room and picnic area!