In addition to award winning beaches, outstanding cuisine and superb accommodations, the City of Clearwater boasts a full and exciting calendar of events to entice travelers of all ages and interests. Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training is always a yearly highlight as are the Clearwater Jazz Holiday, Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week and the Clearwater Super Boat National Championship and Festival, among many others.
Sunsets at Pier 60 Festival
Location: Pier 60
Time: begins 2 hours before sunset – ends 2 hours after sunset
contact: www.sunsetsatpier60.com or 727-449-1036
Description: Nightly sunset celebration that begins 2 hours before sunset and lasts until 2 hours after sunset, weather permitting. Featuring artisans, crafters, street performers and live musical and entertainment. Free to the public.
Downtown Clearwater Farmer's Market
Location: 500 - 600 blocks of Cleveland Street
Time: 9:00am – 02:00pm
Contact: www.clearwaterfarmersmarket.com or 727-461-7674
Description: Every Wednesday the colorful tents and booths of the Downtown Clearwater Farmer's Market are filled with farm fresh produce, delicious cheeses, fresh baked goods, glorious cut flowers, plants and much, much more.
Blast Friday Clearwater
Location: Osceola to Ft. Harrison on Cleveland Street
Time: Last Friday of every month from 5:30 - 10:00pm
Description: Come party downtown at Blast Friday. Entertainment to be announced - beer, wine, food and merchandise available for sale.
Clearwater's Dolphin Trail
All year round
Location: Various locations
Clearwater’s Dolphins Trail is a unique artistic initiative featuring a growing pod of more than 101 6-foot tall fiberglass dolphins, each individually designed by a local artist and sponsored by an area business. Follow the trail at your leisure, with the map provided here.
Bright House 2016 Clearwater Super Boat National Championship & Festival
September 30 - October 2, 2016
Location: Downtown Clearwater, Coachman Park and Clearwater Beach
Time: Various activities over the three days, racing on Sunday
www.clearwatersuperboat.com or (727) 593-5536
This offshore powerboat race will feature some of the fastest powerboats in the world competing for the title of National Champion. The boats will race from Pier 60 north for about a half mile and back, doing laps around the loop. The race is free and open to the public.
Clearwater Jazz Holiday
October 13 - 16, 2016
Location: Coachman Park
Time: Afternoons and evenings
www.ClearwaterJazz.com or (727) 461-5200
The Clearwater Jazz Holiday features national and local performing acts. There will be food and drink concessions, exhibitors and Clearwater Jazz Holiday merchandise on sale. Coolers, food, drinks, pets, fireworks, tents, and canopies are not permitted.
Hispanic Heritage Festival
October 9, 2016
Location: Coachman Park
Time: Gates open at 12:00 p.m. and the concert starts at 01:00 p.m.
925maxima.radio.com or call 1-800-514-3849.
The Hispanic Heritage Festival on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 celebrates what makes Clearwater unique and offers some of the best live public performances by internationally recognized Latin artists. This festival, celebrating its 11th anniversary, will feature performances by international Latin Pop and Reggaeton recording artists. Amongst the festivities, there will be food and drink concessions, special exhibitors and a family activity area. To purchase tickets online go to: 925maxima.radio.com