60th anniversary St. Pete Beach

St. Pete Beach 60th Anniversary

2017 is the 60th Anniversary of St. Pete Beach! On July 9th 1957,  the towns of St. Petersburg Beach, Don CeSar, Belle Vista, Pass-a-Grille and unincorporated Pinellas County, consolidated to become the “City of St. Petersburg Beach”.  In honor of this great milestone, the City of St. Pete Beach will be putting on six 60th Anniversary events spanning across the entire year. Each event will represent a different decade within the city’s history.

60th Anniversary Events on St. Pete Beach

Gather your family and friends, mark your calendars and get ready for a great year of celebration on St. Pete Beach! Clink on the links below for more details about each of the events

January 2017 – We will kick off the celebration on Elvis’s birthday, JANUARY 8, 2017 with a Sock Hop to celebrate the 50’s at the St. Pete Beach Community Center from 1-4pm.

March 2017– We will rock our way to the 60’s on MARCH 4, 2017 from 9a-4pm at the annual Island Festival at the Gulf Beaches Historical Museum in Pass-A-Grille.

May 2017 -We will salute our Veterans on MAY 6, 2017 70’s style at Horan Park from 11-5pm in partnership with the Veterans of South Pinellas.

July 2017 – On JULY 9 ,2017, we will celebrate 60 years at a champagne brunch at the Don Cesar Hotel

October 2017 -On OCTOBER 6, 2017, we will rock our way through the 90’s at the kick-off concert for the Friday night October concert series in Horan Park from 7-9pm.

December 2017 -We will end the year-long celebration on DECEMBER 1, 2017 at the annual tree lighting/ boat parade viewing party in Horan Park from 6-8pm.


The St. Pete Beach Awards

More than 2,000 visitors and locals have voted and we are proud to announce the winners of the 2017 St. Pete Beach Awards!

Make sure to visit some of these great local businesses, restaurants and bars and congratulate the local winners that make our community so great!

CLICK HERE to see the 2017 winners!


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