Renew Your Vows on Valentine's Day on Siesta or Nokomis Beaches

Sarasota County's popular 'Say I Do Again' event returns 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14 to two area beaches. Hosted by the county's parks, recreation and natural resources department, this Valentine's Day sunset ceremony has seen couples renew their wedding vows for over three decades.     

Each year nearly 400 couples renew their commitment to that special person in their life. Couples wishing to participate in the vow renewal ceremony can register for either the Siesta or Nokomis Beach location and will receive a certificate and flower. 

"Sarasota County Beaches are special places in this community. Sharing a gorgeous sunset on one of America's best beaches with the most special person in your life is the perfect way to spend Valentine's Day," said Jonathan Poyner, Sarasota County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources program coordinator.

The non-denominational ceremonies will be officiated by Judge Riva at Siesta Beach, and Judge Ruhl at Nokomis Beach. Music and light refreshments will follow the vow renewal ceremony. 

On-site registration opens at 4:30 p.m. with the ceremony commencing promptly at 6 p.m.

Register in advance by Feb. 7 for $15 per couple online at or by phone at 941-861-7275. Registration will also be available the day of the event for $25 per couple. 

Siesta Beach is located 948 Beach Road on Siesta Key;

Nokomis Beach is located 100 Casey Key Road on Casey Key. 

For more information, call the Sarasota County Contact Center at 941-861-5000. or visit here: