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Sun Outdoor resorts offer RV sites

RV Sites

Full hookup RV sites that accommodate everything from pop-up campers to motorhomes.

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Lodging is available at Sun Outdoors

Lodging

Feel close to adventure without roughing it in traditional and unique vacation rentals and charming motels.

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Sun Outdoors offers Tent Camping sites

Tent Camping

Get back to basics. Sleep under the stars with our rustic and premium tent camping sites.

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Long Term Stays available at Sun Outdoors

Long Term Stays

Get away for a summer or for all year. Leave your RV or rent a vacation home for a season or lifetime.

Pirate Invasion Week Pirate Invasion Week

    About this event

    Ahoy, Me Hearties!!!  Me pirates are taking over the resort!!  Weigh anchor and get those Cardboard boats built for your chance to win some booty!   Remember, dead men tell no tales!!

    Yo ho ho!! Start saving your cardboard!!! Children's cardboard boats and adult cardboard battleship boats can be made from cardboard and packing or duct tape only.

    Compete for prizes!!  The children's boat race will award for the following:  1st place, 2nd place, Best Design, Titanic - most dramatic sinking & Team Spirit.  The Adult Capture the Flag Battleship will award the for the following: Last boat afloat, Most flags captured, Titanic - most dramatic sinking, Best Design, Team Spirit!! 

    The entire boat must be built of cardboard and duct tape.  Only exceptions are the paddles & decorations. Decorations cannot affect the strength or buoyancy of the boat.  No wood, plastic, fiberglass, caulking or adhesives.

    Open Studio Arts & Crafts are available daily in the Activities Center from 10am to 4pm!!  Ceramics, tie dye and more!! 

    Try your swing at mini golf! What happens on the golf course, stays on the the golf course!!  Equipment available at the front gate!!  Open daily from 10am to 10pm!!

    Event Schedule

    Aug 29, 2022

    10:00 AM - 04:00 PM | $
    Open Studio

    Open Studio Arts & Crafts are available daily in the Activities Center from 10am to 4pm!!  Ceramics, tie dye and more!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-purpose Room
    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM | $
    Mini Golf

    Try your swing at mini golf! What happens on the golf course, stays on the the golf course!!  Equipment available at the front gate!!  Open daily from 10am to 10pm!!

    Location: Miniature Golf Course

    Aug 30, 2022

    10:00 AM - 04:00 PM | $
    Open Studio

    Open Studio Arts & Crafts are available daily in the Activities Center from 10am to 4pm!!  Ceramics, tie dye and more!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-purpose Room
    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM | $
    Mini Golf

    Try your swing at mini golf! What happens on the golf course, stays on the the golf course!!  Equipment available at the front gate!!  Open daily from 10am to 10pm!!

    Location: Miniature Golf Course

    Aug 31, 2022

    10:00 AM - 04:00 PM | $
    Open Studio

    Open Studio Arts & Crafts are available daily in the Activities Center from 10am to 4pm!!  Ceramics, tie dye and more!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-purpose Room
    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM | $
    Mini Golf

    Try your swing at mini golf! What happens on the golf course, stays on the the golf course!!  Equipment available at the front gate!!  Open daily from 10am to 10pm!!

    Location: Miniature Golf Course

    Sep 01, 2022

    10:00 AM - 04:00 PM | $
    Open Studio

    Open Studio Arts & Crafts are available daily in the Activities Center from 10am to 4pm!!  Ceramics, tie dye and more!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-purpose Room
    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM | $
    Mini Golf

    Try your swing at mini golf! What happens on the golf course, stays on the the golf course!!  Equipment available at the front gate!!  Open daily from 10am to 10pm!!

    Location: Miniature Golf Course

    Sep 02, 2022

    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM | $
    Mini Golf

    Try your swing at mini golf! What happens on the golf course, stays on the the golf course!!  Equipment available at the front gate!!  Open daily from 10am to 10pm!!

    Location: Miniature Golf Course
    05:00 PM - 07:00 PM | $
    Ceramics

    Get your bisque on!!  We have something for everyone!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM | Free
    Monsoons

    Dance the night away with one of Sarasota's hippest bands!! The Monsoons blend the funkiness of New Orleans with a touch of blues, southern rock and pop!!

    Location: Poolside

    Sep 03, 2022

    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM | $
    Mini Golf

    Try your swing at mini golf! What happens on the golf course, stays on the the golf course!!  Equipment available at the front gate!!  Open daily from 10am to 10pm!!

    Location: Miniature Golf Course
    10:00 AM - 10:15 AM | Free
    Treasure Hunt

    Join us at the West End Volleyball Court for your chance to find some booty!!

    Location: West End Volleyball Court
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM | $
    DIY Pirate Bandanas

    Ahoy!!! Design your very own Pirate Bandana!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    11:00 AM - 04:00 PM | $
    Kona Ice

    Enjoy a gourmet shaved ice!!  The flavor possibilities are endless!!

    Location: Poolside
    12:00 PM - 12:30 PM | Free
    Pirate Gliders

    Put together your very own Pirate Glider!!  How far can you make it fly?

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    01:00 PM - 04:00 PM | Free
    DJ & Games

    Join our DJ poolside for music and games!!

    Location: Poolside
    01:00 PM - 01:30 PM | Free
    Pirate Stick Craft

    Come make your very own pirate!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    02:00 PM - 02:30 PM | Free
    Handprint Parrots

    Join us as we turn our handprints into parrots!!  Fun for all ages!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    03:00 PM - 03:30 PM | Free
    Cannon Ball Toss

    Be prepared to get wet!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    04:00 PM - 04:30 PM | Free
    Pirate Flags

    Make your very own pirate flag out of popsicle sticks!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    05:00 PM - 05:30 PM | Free
    Golf Cart Parade

    Join us for our Pirate themed Golf Cart Parade!!

    Location: Mailroom Parking Lot
    06:00 PM - 06:30 PM | $
    Pirate Booty BINGO

    Bring your pirate booty (candy bar) to play!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    07:00 PM - 10:00 PM | Free
    Saint Tone

    Come enjoy the music of Saint Tone poolside.  Tony Saint Tone is an award winning singer/songwriter from Sarasota, FL. You will enjoy a unique blend of pop, rock, and country!!

    Location: Poolside

    Sep 04, 2022

    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM | $
    Mini Golf

    Try your swing at mini golf! What happens on the golf course, stays on the the golf course!!  Equipment available at the front gate!!  Open daily from 10am to 10pm!!

    Location: Miniature Golf Course
    10:00 AM - 01:00 PM | $
    Airbrush Tattoos

    Get ready for the Cardboard Boat Race and Battleship with our water resistant airbrushed tattoos!!

    Location: Poolside
    11:00 AM - 04:00 PM | $
    Kona Ice

    Enjoy a gourmet shaved ice!!  The flavor possibilities are endless!!

    Location: Poolside
    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | $
    Tie Dye/Reverse Dye

    Join us for your choice of Tie Dye or Reverse (bleach) dye!  We offer sizes from Youth XS through Adult 4XL!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    12:00 PM - 04:00 PM | Free
    DJ & Games

    Join the DJ poolside for music and games!!

    Location: Poolside
    02:00 PM - 02:15 PM | Free
    Cardboard Boat Race

    Join us for the children's cardboard boat race!!  Ages 17 & under!!  Boats can only be constructed from duct tape and cardboard!! All boats must have sides, they cannot be raft/surfboard/paddleboard style.

    Location: Pool
    02:30 PM - 02:45 PM | Free
    Capture the Jolly Roger Battleship

    The object is to capture the most flags, sink your opponents and remain in your boat!!!  Ages 18 & up!! Boats can only be constructed from duct tape and cardboard.  All boats must have sides, they cannot be raft/surfboard/paddleboard style. You may bring water bombs, squirt guns, buckets, etc to aid in the sinking of your opponents.

    Location: Pool
    03:30 PM - 04:00 PM | Free
    Cup Parrots

    Join us as we make parrots out of cups!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    04:00 PM - 04:45 PM | Free
    Hand Print Pirates

    We will show you how to turn your hand into a pirate!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    04:30 PM - 06:30 PM | $
    Ceramics

    Get your bisque on!!  We have something for everyone!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    05:00 PM - 07:00 PM | $
    Glow Face Painting

    Let us get you glow party ready!!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    07:00 PM - 10:00 PM | Free
    Glow Party

    Join us poolside and get your glow on!!!

    Location: Poolside

    Sep 05, 2022

    10:00 AM - 04:00 PM | $
    Open Studio

    Open Studio Arts & Crafts are available daily in the Activities Center from 10am to 4pm!!  Ceramics, tie dye and more!!

    Location: Activities Center - Multi-Purpose Room
    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM | $
    Mini Golf

    Try your swing at mini golf! What happens on the golf course, stays on the the golf course!!  Equipment available at the front gate!!  Open daily from 10am to 10pm!!

    Location: Miniature Golf Course
    01:00 PM - 04:00 PM | Free
    DJ & Games

    Join our DJ Poolside for music and games!!!!

    Location: Poolside