Things to Do
Spring Training (mid-Feb. through end of Mar.)
The St. Petersburg/Clearwater area is the spring training home of
the Philadelphia Phillies, Toronto Blue Jays and New York Yankees.
Entrance to spring training workout sessions at area complexes is
Regular Season (Apr. through Sept.)
The Tampa Bay Rays play Major
League baseball at Tropicana Field in
League Baseball (Apr.
Numerous Florida State League
teams call the area home. The Clearwater Threshers are a Class A
affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies. The Dunedin Blue Jays are
a Class A affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays. The Tampa Yankees
are a Class A affiliate of the New York Yankees. All play games
in the area from April through September.
Baseball (Jan. through May)
Division II Eckerd College plays
home games in St. Petersburg, and Division II University of Tampa
plays home games in Tampa. Division I and Big East Conference member
University of South Florida plays home games in Tampa.
Junior College program St. Petersburg College plays home games in
Clearwater and Hillsborough Community College plays home games in
and Other Attractions
Island State Park in Clearwater/Dunedin was voted America's
#1 beach in 2008!
De Soto Park in St. Peterburg was voted America's #1 beach in
Salvador Dali Museum,
Island Water Park, the Florida
Aquarium and numerous other entertainment venues are nearby.
more information on the
St. Petersburg/Clearwater area,
check out VisitStPeteClearwater.com.