Clearwater and its island beaches truly offer something for everybody. Bountiful activities on land and in the water, the famous Clearwater Marine Aquarium, fascinating historic buildings, arts and museums, a variety of special events and much more are waiting to be explored!
Beach Walk, a $30-million redevelopment initiative that has transformed the look and feel of south Clearwater Beach, is a broad, winding promenade surrounded by resorts, beautiful white sand, entertainment and artwork. It offers a unique environment for pedestrians to enjoy a view of the Gulf of Mexico dotted with palm trees, resting areas and lush landscaping bordering the meandering two-lane drive. The Award of Merit was given in the "Great Places in Florida Public Spaces" category.
Bright House Field is home to the Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training, and also teams in the Florida State League, Gulf Coast Rookie League, and the Florida Instructional League.
601 North Old Coachman Road, Clearwater
Experience the beauty of the smooth waters of Clearwater Harbor and the intra-coastal waterway on a Luncheon Sightseeing & Dolphin Watch Cruise or a Sunset Dinner/Tropical Party Cruise. Complimentary beer, wine & rum punch on selected cruises with full menu.
Clearwater Beach Marina, Slip 18, 25 Causeway Boulevard, Clearwater Beach
Constructed in 1921, the Capitol Theatre is reminiscent of a classic Hollywood theater. One of the oldest operating theaters in Florida, it is known for having some of the best natural acoustics in the southeastern United States.
405 Cleveland Street, Clearwater
Captain Bligh’s Landing Miniature Golf
18-hole mini-golf course with caves, waterfalls, and a big wooden pirate ship. Fun for the whole family!
630 South Gulfview Boulevard, Clearwater Beach
(727) 443 6348
Captain Memo's Pirate Cruises offers a variety of cruises for different ages and occasions, all aboard the authentic ship, the Pirate's Ransom, and staffed by a crew of jovial, sea-faring pirates.
Clearwater Beach Marina, Slip 4, 25 Causeway Boulevard, Clearwater Beach
Come with a group of friends, mom and dad, or that special date and play on one of their three creatively designed and challenging 18 hole Miniature Golf courses. A great way to take part in some friendly competition or just plain family fun. The park also features laser tag, go-karts, bumper boats, batting cages and more for the entire family to enjoy!
24546 US 19 North, Clearwater
As a year round top vacation spot, Clearwater offers a seemingly endless supply of sun and a mild and temperate climate. It is ideally situated on the Gulf of Mexico on Florida's west coast, offering something for every visitor. With awards as Best City Beach, one of America's Top Family Beaches, one of the Top Singles Beaches in Florida, and one of the Best Beaches from Maine to Hawaii, be assured, Clearwater boasts award winning beaches and so much more.
The Clearwater Beach Welcome Center is located inside the Surf Style, 311 S. Gulfview Blvd. Staff is here and ready to help you with all your vacation needs. If you need accommodations, or you are looking for a good restaurant, they have brochures, menus, maps, coupons and more.
Clearwater Gateway Farmer’s Market - October through May
Every Saturday, from 9am to 2pm, explore the rich flavors and diverse cultures of Pinellas County. The market provides residents and visitors better access to healthy, high-quality, affordable food and products: fruits and vegetables, pastries, kettle corn, smoothies, salsas, and much more.
East Gateway District, 1200 block of Cleveland Street (corner of Missouri Avenue), Clearwater
The Jolley Trolley is dedicated to providing friendly and efficient transportation that will be of benefit to the community. You are invited to ride the Jolley Trolley, and enjoy a simple pleasure of times gone by.
483 Mandalay Ave Suite 213, Clearwater
A unique attraction where one can view, touch and experience the biology and behavior of bottlenose dolphins, loggerhead sea turtles, Kemp's Ridley sea turtles, river otters, sting rays, fish, coral reefs, mangroves and more. Visit Winter, the bottlenose dolphin who was rescued in December 2005 after having her tail caught in a crab trap, causing her to lose her tail. The aquarium fitted her with a prosthetic tail which brought worldwide attention to the facility. Winter later starred in the 2011 Dolphin Tale, a film based on her life events, which was filmed partially on location at the aquarium.
249 Windward Passage, Clearwater
The Clearwater Threshers are a minor league baseball team that currently plays in the Florida State League. The team plays its home games at Bright House Field in Clearwater. The team is the High-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies.
Bright House Field, 601 Old Coachman Road Clearwater
Clearwater's Dolphins is a unique artistic initiative featuring a growing pod of more than one hundred six-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.
The dolphins are located throughout Clearwater
Sitting atop a 30-foot bluff overlooking Clearwater Harbor, the Cleveland Street District combines beautiful living space with a walkable urban setting. It's the perfect place for a unique dining and shopping experience and includes a public art program and access to the county's Pinellas Trail.
12-screen movie theaters located at the Westfield Countryside Mall, Clearwater.
27001 US Highway 19 North, Clearwater
Movie Times: (727) 683-0011
Play challenging miniature golf as you explore giant waterfalls and rocky summits, mysterious caves and tropical rainforests. With 18 holes of award-winning miniature golf, an African exploration featuring the signature zebra-striped plane, gemstone mining, arcade room fun, opportunities to feed live gators and more, you can see why Congo River Golf is #1 in Florida.
20060 US Highway 19N, Clearwater
Musicals and dramas are presented with earlier than customary show times throughout the year. This live professional theatre and buffet dinner in Clearwater is easily reached from St.Petersburg, Tampa, and Sarasota.
200 South McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater
In its 69th season, this community theater offers musicals, comedies, dramas and mysteries at affordable prices from September through June. The Playhouse offers summer acting programs for children and adults.
302 Seminole Street, Clearwater
Frenchy's Off the Hook gift shop offers an eclectic variety of "beach" merchandise from Tee Shirts to Wine Racks. Off The Hook merchandise is based on the Clearwater Beach community.
49 Baymont Street, Clearwater Beach
Fun Ride Rentals is your premier one stop shop on Clearwater Beach for the biggest inventory and variety of rental scooters, and mopeds, three-wheeled cars or “fun coups”, bikes, surreys, beach wheelchairs and more.
325 S. Gulfview Blvd at the Beachview Inn, Clearwater Beach
The complex offers tennis courts, picnic areas, an exercise course, bike racks, a recreation center, and concrete walking trails. National award-winning tennis facility with 15 lighted tennis courts including seven hard courts and eight clay courts.
1000 Edenville Ave, Clearwater
The FlowRider is a self-contained wave-pool machine that mimics some of Mother Nature's biggest waves. Water churns nonstop on the indoor FlowRider, which lets boarders of all ages and skill levels ride waves atop skim boards. Instructors stand by as boarders attempt kick flips and aerial maneuvers as the pool's soft surface cushions wipeouts. Located right on Clearwater's Beach Walk within Surf Style's 55,000 sq. ft. shopping center, you can find the largest skateboard shop in Tampa bay and a variety of swim suits; surf brands; beach gear and convenience shop.
315 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater
The Little Toot is the only dolphin boat that can go into the shallows as well as the Gulf to ensure more dolphin sightings and closer dolphin contact. GUARANTEED to see dolphins or your next trip is FREE! Because of its “tug boat” shape and power, it can create a huge wake, a wake that dolphins love to jump and play in.
Clearwater Beach Marina, Slip 16, 25 Causeway Boulevard, Clearwater
A showcase of the plant and animal species native to the area. Preserve featuring rescued and rehabilitated birds; reptilian, insect and fish displays; plant and energy exhibits; and nature trails through a diversity of natural Florida habitats, allowing viewing of native birds, insects, amphibians, mammals and reptiles.
2750 Park Trail Lane, Clearwater
Each spring since 1948, thousands of Philly fans flock to Clearwater to cheer on their team at Bright House Field, and of course to see the Phanatic!
601 Old Coachman Road, Clearwater
Located in the middle of the island of Clearwater Beach, Pier 60 Park is located at the pier's promenade to provide visitors a focal point to gather each evening and watch the sun set. The park features two unique covered playground areas that include swings, slides, monkey bars, a ship and one of the world's largest sand boxes, Clearwater Beach. A street festival located on the promenade portion of Clearwater Beach's famous fishing pier, the Sunsets at Pier 60 Daily Festival celebrates the setting of the sun and features artists, craftsmen and performers with weekend musical entertainment.
10 Pier 60 Dr., Clearwater Beach
The Pinellas Trail is truly one of Florida’s premier urban trails. Stretching 34 miles from Tarpon Springs to St. Petersburg, the trail links some of Pinellas County’s most picturesque parks, scenic coastal areas and residential neighborhoods.
Ruth Eckerd Hall is recognized as one of the best acoustic facilities in the state of Florida. The building is a Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation design and features international, world-class artists from Broadway to classical music, pop stars to comedy, and modern and classical dance.
1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater
Sand Key is a 95-acre barrier island between the Gulf of Mexico and the Florida mainland. Natural communities include a beach where sea turtles annually deposit eggs and a salt marsh with viewing benches where several birds nest and feed.
1060 Gulf Boulevard, Clearwater
Sea Life Safari is a two-hour boat trip hosted by the Clearwater Marine Aquarium into the beautiful intra-coastal waters. Look for dolphins, sea birds and other marine life as staff narrates the scenic ride to a shell island.
249 Windward Passage, Clearwater Beach
The Sea Screamer is the world's largest speed boat. With its dual twin-turbocharged diesel engines, the 72-foot long Sea Screamer gives you a thrill ride you'll never forget. At speeds up to 35 miles per hour on its deep-V hull, the Sea Screamer zips along the waters of the Gulf of Mexico in speed and comfort.
Clearwater Beach Marina, Slip 15, 25 Causeway Boulevard, Clearwater Beach
This is one of the leading beachwear and souvenir stores in the U.S. It offers quality merchandise at competitive prices, the largest mix & match swimsuit selection, best variety of tee-shirt designs, airbrush, temporary tattoos and everything you'll need for the beach. The newest addition is the FlowRider, an indoor surfing experience!
315 South Gulfview Boulevard, Clearwater Beach
(888) 534-4666 x105
The Long Center in Clearwater boasts an Olympic size pool and a heated training pool, as well as a gym and fitness center with treadmills, elliptical machines, bikes and a stair stepper. There are outdoor recreational facilities: football and soccer fields, hiking paths and a playground.
1501 N. Belcher Rd., Clearwater
Take a tour with Clearwater's first and premier Segway Company. Venture over the Memorial Causeway, taking in panoramic views of the Intracoastal Waterway and Gulf of Mexico, and to the downtown Clearwater Harbor Marina and historic areas; or to Sand Key Park or to the Cleveland Street District.
421 S. Gulfview Blvd., Clearwater Beach
The Tropics Boat Tours is a boat tour and excursion company providing tours of the Intracoastal waterway of Pinellas county and the Gulf of Mexico. We offer several different tours, including Dolphin Exploration Tours, extended Dolphin Tours known as our Honeymoon and Caladesi Island Tour, Sunset Celebration Cruises and Saturday Night Party Booze Cruises for our guests 21 and over. We also offer Caladesi Island Excursions and a number of Private Charter options.
We offer something for everyone, from unlimited beer, wine and soft drinks for the adults to Tommy the Turtle Story Time for the kids! Just sit back, relax and enjoy the music from our state of the art sound system. We appreciate the opportunity to provide you with a memorable experience and look forward to serving you.
Clearwater Beach Marina, Slip 5, 25 Causeway Boulevard, Clearwater
Westfield Countryside Mall is situated near the Gulf Coast, and it serves more than 8 million customers every year. Its current anchor stores are Dillard's, JC Penney, Macy's, and Sears. An NHL-size ice rink also resides in the center of the mall.
27001 US Highway 19 N #2096, Clearwater
The view from a Surrey on Clearwater Beach never disappoints. Pedal with friends and family along the winding boardwalk for a perfect ride you won't likely forget (unless you tend to forget things easily, in which case you should probably take a few photos).
301 S. Gulfview Blvd (at the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach)
Dolphin Tale star, Winter the dolphin, lost her tail after she was caught in a crab trap. Following intensive care and support from the team at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, she survived the ordeal, and is now swimming with the help of a prosthetic tail designed specifically for her. You can visit her at the aquarium.
Clearwater Marine Aquarium, 249 Windward Passage, Clearwater
Yacht StarShip, America's First 3-diamond rated Dining Yacht by AAA , ranks in the top 28 percent of all restaurants. Dinner cruises offer private seating, tableside service, spectacular views and dancing under the stars. Whether its an intimate evening for two or an exciting group night out, Yacht StarShip offers all the ingredients to make it memorable.
Clearwater Beach Marina, Slip 55, 25 Causeway Boulevard, Clearwater