Sanford is on the south shore of Lake Monroe and one of Central Florida’s oldest incorporated cities. Well-known for its brick lined streets, towering oaks, elegant store-fronts and large, nineteenth-century Victorian homes Sanford is a charming and delightful place to live. Sanford is a golf cart community with an active, bustling downtown filled with great restaurants, bars, shops, music venues and year around events.
Picturesque First Street, the center of downtown Sanford, is a vibrant, enticing destination. The historic downtown showcases many unique shops, restaurants, art galleries, an historic theater, terrific West End theater and a burgeoning micro-brewery and craft cocktail scene. Events, such as the Saturday morning Farmers Market, theatrical productions at the Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center, and the monthly Alive After 5 street parties attract visitors from all over the Central Florida region.
RiverWalk, with its gazebos and swinging benches, has several miles of pedestrian walking paths. Along the way, you can visit Veterans Memorial Park, Marina Island, Ft. Mellon Park, the Sanford Museum, or dock your boat at the free marina day slips and have a great time in downtown.
Sanford is also becoming a true destination, we are home to the Orlando Sanford International Airport https://www.allegiantair.com/?intent=&gclid=CjwKCAjw9aiIBhA1EiwAJ_GTSi_56MTl7YCyUe0YGEE3jrBlgTe1mdbpGtptCQTP-Pn2aUHLaU46OhoChCsQAvD_BwE and Amtrak Autotrain. Take the Sanford Free trolley today!