St. Petersburg is making sandbags available to residents beginning Sunday, August 30, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., until supplies are exhausted.Read More
Surrounded by swaying palm trees, Mediterranean style architecture, and sunny beaches, the City of St. Petersburg is an ideal location for any port-of-call activity.
Come visit our world famous Salvador Dali Museum, catch a Broadway show at the Mahaffey Theater or canoe through our scenic waterways. Stroll through our historic streets, catch a view of Tampa Bay from our landmark Pier, and stay at the elegant Renaissance Vinoy Resort. Whatever time of year you visit, there will be a special event or exciting new attraction to enjoy.
St. Petersburg is also the gateway to the Florida High Tech Corridor, the fifth largest high tech labor force in the United States. Sixty percent of Florida's high tech companies and a third of the state's manufacturing companies are located in St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay.
The Port St. Petersburg is strategically located near Tampa International Airport, the St. Petersburg-Clearwater Airport and Albert Whitted Municipal Airport, ideal for all travel needs. The Port also has excellent, uncongested road network and public transportation system, which connects its cruise passenger terminal and other facilities to nearby markets, tourist destinations and airports.