The soft white sandy beaches and breathtaking sunsets of Clearwater make this a perfect year-round destination. Visit the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, home to "Winter", the bottlenose dolphin star of "Dolphin Tale". Arts, culture, history and the heritage of Clearwater complement its ranking as the best city beach on the Gulf of Mexico by "Dr. Beach".
Swim, sail, hangglide, parasail, hop on a dolphin-watching cruise, go deep sea fishing or enjoy a relaxing sunset cruise on the Gulf.
Pier 60 Park offers nightly sunset fun with musicians and artisans.
Culture includes the historic Capitol Theatre in downtown Clearwater and Ruth Eckerd Hall a bit inland.
Shop at the downtown Cleveland Street district with boutiques, galleries and cafes, or the inland Westfield Mall.
Dining options abound. Cuisine of all types can be found, and fresh seafood is legendary! The Clearwater Jazz Festival is held each October, as well as the Clearwater National Powerboat Races in the fall. A number of food, arts and crafts, and music festivals can be found most every month. Clearwater is also home to Phillies spring training facility, Brighthouse Field.
Clearwater's award winning beaches are perfect for couples, honeymooners, singles and families. Sand Key Park is great for picnics and family reunions.
Great weather, well priced accommodations, fine dining and fun attractions add up to a great holiday experience any time of year. www.ClearwaterFlorida.org