The sponge industry began in Tarpon Springs in the early 1900's. Natural sponges do not hold mold or bacteria, and are wonderful for body care.
Expect The Unexpected In Tarpon Springs!
Tarpon Springs is the perfect wedding destination.
Tarpon Springs has beautiful, natural beaches in peaceful surroundings.
The Sponge Docks area is like a floating boat museum.
Live music with many eclectic venues.
The Sponge Docks is a working seaport, restaurant & shopping district.
It's time to take a break from the rat race!
There is nothing better than fresh seafood right off the boat!
Tarpon Springs has the largest Greek community in the US. Check our event calendar for festivals, parades & celebrations.
From scuba diving to dolphin tours, we have an excursion that is perfect for you and your family!
The downtown art & antique district has boutiques, restaurants, bakeries, museums, a tavern, brewery & winery.
The Fred Marquis Trail is ideal for those who love to exercise outdoors.
Take a boat tour and see how sponges are harvested from the seabed.
Love wildlife? Be sure to bring your camera!
Craig Park at Spring Bayou is a great place to view Manatee in the cooler winter months.
Tarpon Springs is an eclectic seaside community that is as diverse as it is beautiful. Its waterfront is a working seaport and shopping district with the unmistakable feel of a Grecian fishing village. The downtown art & antique district is a showcase of historic buildings and homes from the gracious Victorian Era. With many Mom & Pop businesses, shopping and dining in Tarpon Springs is a one of a kind experience!
www.TarponSpringsFloridaUSA.com for the Merchant Directory and Upcoming Events.