Visit St. Pete/Clearwater

Convention Center
Guest Rooms35,000
Guest Rooms at 1 Hotel800 Guest Rooms
Special Event Venues65
Average Room Rate$101.71
Daily Food Cost$51.00
Occupancy Rate64.5%
Tax Rate7%

Visit St. Pete/Clearwater


Why Choose Our Destination?

Make St. Pete/Clearwater Your Year Round Meeting Destination With an average of 360 days of sunshine, the St. Pete/Clearwater area on Florida’s Gulf Coast is the perfect meeting destination, whatever the season. Complementing our 35 miles of award-winning beaches are unique venues with ample meeting space, a vibrant arts scene, and professional golf courses—all within a 30 minute drive to Tampa International Airport. Assistance with planning your next meeting in a tropical paradise on America’s Best Beaches is only a few clicks away. Let us show you the endless possibilities on how we can AMPLIFY your next meeting.

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Distance from Airport

  • Tampa International Airport (TPA)

    32.19 km from City Center

  • St. Petersburg/Clearwater Airport (PIE)

    16.09 km from City Center


Local Attractions

Capitol Theatre

Head to downtown Clearwater’s Capitol Theatre to catch a cool live concert or a pair of film classics in a grand historical setting. The venue has 750 seats but your concert experience is sure to be an intimate one. Dating back to 1921, the beautifully restored former movie house and Vaudeville venue--a magnificent Mediterranean-Revival gem--will make you feel as if you've time traveled back to Hollywood's glam and glitz heyday.
405 Cleveland Street
Clearwater, FL, US 33756

St. Pete/Clearwater Craft Beer Trail

The St. Pete/Clearwater Craft Beer Trail "aka The Gulp Coast" runs north to south from Tarpon Springs to St. Petersburg - an hour's drive, end to end. Along the Trail you’ll stumble upon an array of small, independent breweries crafting fresh artisanal beers. With almost 40 breweries, St. Pete/Clearwater has the largest concentration of craft breweries in Florida.

Ruth Eckerd Hall

Ruth Eckerd Hall's near perfect acoustics have received rave reviews from artists, technicians and audience members since opening in 1983. Combined with state of the art equipment, comfortable amenities and world class entertainment, it's no wonder that it has been recognized as one of Tampa Bay's best concert halls numerous times as well as a finalist for Pollstar's Theater of the Year twice. In 2003, the Hall's audience chamber received a complete refurbishment, its 2,180 seats were reconfigured to accommodate more patrons with disabilities, and lobby and restrooms were expanded. Designed by the prestigious Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, REH is included in the stellar lineup of more than 200 performances a year.
1111 N. McMullen Booth Rd.
Clearwater, FL, US 33759

The Chihuly Collection

The CHIHULY COLLECTION presented by the Morean Arts Center is a stunning, permanent collection of world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly's unique glass artwork in a magnificent 10,000 square foot setting designed by award-winning architect Albert Alfonso. The Collection is now located in a completely new space on Central Avenue, across from the Morean Arts Center in downtown St. Petersburg, in the heart of the most vibrant tourist area in St. Pete.
720 Central Avenue
St. Petersburg, FL, US 33701

StarLite Cruises

StarLite Cruises, a diverse line of passenger vessels, is an enterprise with five vessels that cruise the intracoastal waterways of coastal Florida. StarLite offers sightseeing and dining on smooth inland waters. Vessels depart from Clearwater Beach & St. Pete Beach. For lunch and dinner cruises aboard the StarLite Sapphire & StarLite Majesty, a choice of entrees is prepared fresh on board and served to you at your reserved table.
25 Causeway Blvd. Slip #152
Clearwater Beach, FL, US 33767

Tropicana Field

Located in the heart of St. Petersburg, Tropicana Field is the home of the Tampa Bay Rays. Encompassing 1.1 million square feet, it includes unique design features and fan amenities found nowhere else in the Major Leagues. And a high-powered offense and play-making defense make every game at the 'Trop" exciting to watch.
One Tropicana Drive
St. Petersburg, FL, US 33705

Duke Energy Center for the Arts - Mahaffey Theater

Located in the heart of beautiful Downtown St. Petersburg, the newly renovated Duke Energy Center for the Arts - The Mahaffey Theater is a 2,031-seat cultural jewel featuring elegant ballroom space, spectacular waterfront views, and European box-style seating. Just steps away from the culturally vibrant Downtown and minutes away from white sandy beaches and world-famous museums, The Mahaffey hosts top-quality national and international artists and performances – Broadway, classical, pop, rock, comedy, dance, family, and the renowned Florida Orchestra.
400 First Street S.
St. Petersburg, FL, US 33701

Dali Museum

Salvador Dalí's art is often as shocking as it is brilliant. The Dali museum in downtown St. Pete offers the largest, most comprehensive collection of the famous Spanish artist's work in America. Visitors will experience features changing & special exhibits throughout the year, including children's activities, film, music series, lectures and more. Daily guided tours and audio guides free with admission.
One Dali Blvd
St. Petersburg, FL, US 33701


Additional Information

We are a full-service CVB and there is no charge for any of our services. We can provide the following: -Supplier directory of local businesses to assist with your meeting planning. -RFPs for transportation, destination management and event planners from local suppliers. -Off-site event, guest program and tour suggestions and referrals. -Site inspection assistance for off-site events. -Attractive delegate bags for registration materials and area information. -Brochures or beach scenery postcards available for meeting promotion mailings. -Meeting promotion assistance. -Electronic images for promotion and meeting programs. -Destination brochures for packet stuffing and your information desk at meeting headquarters. -Volunteer assistance for information desk.