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St. Pete Beach Events and News


St. Pete Beach Events and News


St. Pete Beach has a variety of events during the year. We have listed many of those events as well as the latest St. Pete Beach news headlines from local news sources.

St. Pete Beach Events


Corey Avenue Sunday Market
Oct. 2, through May 28, 2017
Market hours will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

St. Pete Beach Rec Center to host excursions
The St. Pete Beach Community Center has new Senior Excursions on the schedule for the first quarter of 2017.
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14th Annual St. Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Festival
Saturday, March 25th, 2017
10:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday, March 26th, 2017
10:00am to 5:00pm
This spectacular open-air craft festival will feature more than 100 of the nation’s finest contemporary crafters and will showcase a plethora of American handmade wares ranging from one-of-a-kind jewelry, ceramics, pottery, personalized gifts, and much, much more! This show will also feature an expansive dedicated Green Market with plants, exotic flora, and handmade bath and body products.

Beach Goes Pops
Apr. 28, – Apr. 29, 2017
Sit back, relax and enjoy two beautiful evenings of surf, sand and music. As always, the Organizing Committee has plans to make this year's Beach Goes Pops the best yet!

Sunset Fest
Music, Entertainment & food
Second Saturday of the Month
Sunset Park; 73rd Ave & Sunset Way

Corey Avenue Sunday Market
Sundays 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Corey Avenue between Boca Ciega Drive and Gulf Boulevard

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St. Pete Beach News

St. Pete Beach gets state funds for Pass-A-Grille Way
Although phase one of the Pass-A-Grille Way road project is still a few months from completion, plans have begun on the second phase, which will stretch from 19th Avenue south to the end of the island.
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Pass-A-Grille thrift shop plans clearance sale
In preparation for the spring season, the thrift shop at Pass-A-Grille Beach Community Church is conducting a 50 percent to 75 percent off rack clearing sale of women’s and men’s winter clothing.
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Davidson Hotels and Resorts adds Don CeSar
Davidson Hotels & Resorts has announced the addition of The Don CeSar, the iconic 277-room resort in St. Pete Beach, Fla. to its growing portfolio. Located on the sugar-sand beaches of Florida’s Gulf Coast, the property is managed under Pivot Hotels & Resorts, Davidson’s lifestyle and luxury division, and owned by Host Hotels & Resorts – the largest lodging real estate investment trust and one of the largest owners of luxury and upper-upscale hotels.
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St. Pete Beach rejects permit for outdoor dining area
City commissioners voted 3-2 on Feb. 14 to reject a conditional use permit application that would have allowed outdoor dining at the former Jackie’s Bistro on Corey Avenue.
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Sirata Beach Resort sold for close to $80 million
According to a mortgage and security agreement filed this week, the buyer, GPIF Sirata LLC, assumed an existing mortgage with a $25.3 million balance and borrowed an additional sum for a total of up to $82.25 million."
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Water taxi eyes Gulfport-St. Pete Beach route
Tampa Bay Ferry and Water Taxi is seeking approval from city leaders to use a landing off a 55th Avenue seawall to drop off passengers for a proposed water taxi route from Gulfport Municipal Marina to St. Pete Beach.
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Publix no longer offers you that free slice of meat at the deli counter
I confirm with the clerk. Yes, there has been a policy change. As of two weeks ago, deli technicians are no longer offering the free slice, she says, and they don't, strictly speaking, even need to show that first slice to you.
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Crescent Buys 382-Room Resort Hotel on St. Pete Beach
Crescent indicated that they plan to make significant capital investments to enhance guest experiences including updated guest rooms, and improvements and additions to indoor and outdoor resort amenities.
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