"St. Petersburg has the 3rd
largest downtown waterfront
park system in North
America, after Vancouver
There’s also a strong, creative entrepreneurial
spirit that fosters the
growth of small businesses. Madein
St. Pete is more than a buzzword.
It’s evident in the many tech start-ups,
craft breweries and distilleries, locally
owned cafes and restaurants, coffee
shops, boutiques and vintage shops.
Welcome to a city known for its
unique blend of big city sophistication
and small town charm. A strong,
resilient and sustainable community
looking forward to a promising future.
Take time to savor everything the
Sunshine City has to offer. Enjoy your
A CENTER FOR ARTS & CULTURE
way that no other city can claim.
Creativity drives our success, with the
city’s leadership, local businesses and
the arts community collaborating to
take St. Pete’s renaissance to the next
More than 600 murals add color to
buildings throughout town, creating
an admission-free outdoor art gallery
that is easy to enjoy at any time.
Admire the many inspiring public
sculptures, both historic and new,
at city parks, in the courtyard of the
police headquarters and at the new
pier. Local artists’ work can be found
SPOTLIGHT ON ST. PETE
• 12 world-class museums
• More than 600 colorful
urban art murals
• A thriving Warehouse Arts
District of artists and
• Great professional theater
• Concerts and Broadway
shows at a waterfront
performing arts center
the Florida Orchestra and
the Al Downing Tampa Bay
Jazz Association to the St.
local clubs and craft
2021 | St. Petersburg’s Visitors Guide 5