To preserve, protect, maintain and enhance the city's parklands and recreational facilities and engage people in leisure activities that contribute to their quality of life.
The application for facility use must be received in the Parks and Recreation Department at least 15 business days prior to the event.
Organizers of large events which are open to the general public are encouraged to apply at least 30 business days prior to the event.
April 23 & 24, 2016
Walter Fuller Park 7891 26th Avenue N. St. Petersburg, FL 33710
Children's Plant Fair,
the Garden Club of St. Petersburg Flower Show, Exhibits, free mulch,
soil and water diagnostic clinic, entertainment, food and more.
Relax and Learn
The arboretum allows visitors to study and enjoy many exotic and native Florida palms and cycads in one convenient setting. There are more than 500 palms and cycads representing some 150 species from around the world.
Some uses of city parks require a permit.
Operators of commercial vessels: a permit is needed before using certain designated public wharves.
During the summer from Memorial Day through Labor Day the lakes are usually stocked with bass, bream, catfish and Nile perch. At other times of the year, fishing is during park hours: from 30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset.
The mission of the City Beautiful Commission is to assist and promote the beautification of St. Petersburg.
A 2011 City Beautiful Award Recipient
400 Beach Drive
Help keep St. Petersburg Parks beautiful... ways you can help or commemorate a loved one.
The Paving the Future Brick Program is currently on hold due to finding a new brick engraver and policy review. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Mother nature could use a little help. Volunteer Applications.