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Ranked as a top arts and cultural destination among cities its size, St. Pete is home to world-famous museums; independent galleries & art studios; a thriving performing arts scene; film, music, food & art festivals; live entertainment; a vibrant literary arts community; a close-knit community of working artists and craftspeople, and a whole lot of public art and outdoor art installations.

Arts & Economic Property Report

The 2023 Arts & Economic Prosperity (AEP6) Report provides compelling evidence that the nonprofit arts and culture sector is a significant industry in St. Petersburg that generated millions of dollars in total economic activity during 2022. The report shows that nonprofit arts and culture organizations provide rewarding employment for more than just arts administrators, artists, and curators, they also employ various other occupations across different industries, contributing significantly to the city's economy.

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African American Heritage Trail

This self-guided walking tour provides an overview of the African American influence and history in St. Pete.

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Art Districts

Seven distinct arts districts blend together to create a vibrant arts and cultural destination for visitors and residents alike. 

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Museums, Galleries and Theaters

Find world-renowned museums, a host of independent art galleries and exhibits, and a performing arts scene that celebrates local acts alongside national talent.

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Opportunities for Artists

Opportunities for artists to make the St. Pete more beautiful! Check out the list here to apply.

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SHINE Mural Festival

St. Pete's annual, international mural festival.

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Sister Cities & International Relations

St. Pete's local community is connected globally.

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St. Pete Arts Alliance

Nonprofit dedicated to raising money and advocating for the city's creative community – artists, arts and cultural organizations, and creative businesses.

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