Experience St. Petersburg!
St. Petersburg is widely considered the cultural center of the Tampa Bay area. Many people in the community refer to the city as "St. Pete" or simply "the Berg".
With an average of some 361 days of sunshine each year, it is nicknamed "The Sunshine City". For that reason, the city has long been a popular retirement and vacation destination. American Style magazine ranked St. Petersburg its top mid-size city in 2011, citing its vibrant arts scene. Rare is the city that blends artistic icons, festive events, vibrant nightlife and family-friendly attractions like cosmopolitan St. Petersburg. Plus, it's all set against the beautiful waters of Tampa Bay, with more than two miles of waterfront parks and walkways to enjoy.
Things to Do
St. Petersburg is full of relaxing modern convenience wrapped in welcoming Southern charm. The area is known for taking care of visitors like family, filling you up with the tastiest food and treating you to as much entertainment as you want. Click here for a list of some of the many local attractions and entertainment options.
St. Petersburg is known for a wide variety of cuisine that literally spans the nation - and the globe! Click here to explore some of the top local restaurants.
As a top vacation destination, St. Petersburg is known for its family-friendly entertainment and also a vibrant nightlife scene. Click here to explore some of the great entertainment options available.
Plan Your Week!
Bobcat fans can click here for a full listing of events, activities and attractions during their visit to the "Sunshine City". Additional questions can be directed to the St. Petersburg/Clearwater Area Convention & Visitors Bureau at 727-464-7200.