Bustling St. Petersburg in the Tampa Bay area offers exciting options for those who wish to spend a day exploring this unique and artsy city. From fresh markets, to art galleries, St. Pete offers great memories for every kind of visitor. As the cultural hub of central Florida, St. Pete is full of activities, things to see and be a part of.
Start the day right with a visit to The Dali Museum and marvel at all the surrealist masterpieces on display at this museum featuring art by Salvador Dali. Events line this museum’s calendar that are both for adults and kids like story time for families, Pre-Party Fridays, Yoga+Dali, and many more sure to keep you in the artistic know. The museum also boasts a restaurant with casual bites in case you get hungry during your morning spent exploring the museum.
St. Petersburg offers beautiful weather, so why not go for a walk at Sundial, an outdoor mall featuring shopping and dining options. Also known as “The Sunshine City”, this oasis has so many options for the wandering adventurer. As a primer retail, dining, and entertainment center, Sundial is perfectly located in the heart of downtown. A short distance away is St. Pete’s world famous waterfront district where you can find amazing outdoor music and movie events, Pinellas biking trail, the Chihuly Art Collection, and much more to make your lazy Sunday turn into an unexpectedly perfect day.
Before the evening is up, be sure to catch a show at Jannus Live that is sure to blow you away. Jannus is the ideal concert venue dishing up fun and amazing shows as well as having a lounge, pub and restaurant all wrapped in. End a great day with a great night at the Mandarin Hide for cocktails like no other and daily offerings that complete the package. Boasting only the classiest of drinks, the Mandarin not only has an incredible selection of hand crafted, specialty cocktails but an endless list of events to see and be seen at.
The Dali Museum, 1 Dali Boulevard, St. Petersburg, 727.823.3767
Sundial, 153 2nd Avenue North, St. Petersburg, 727.851.9500
Jannus Live, 200 1st Avenue North, St. Petersburg, 727.565.0550
The Mandarin Hide, 231 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg, 727.231.4007