Local Art in St. Petersburg among Hotels near Salvador Dali Museum
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Recently, St. Petersburg has been designated as one of the top 25 arts destinations for mid-sized cities, according to American Style Magazine. This make stays at Sirata Beach Resort--among the most convenient St. Pete Beach hotels near the Salvador Dali Museum--an exceptional treat for those who love discovering local artistic finds. Whether you enjoy witnessing beautiful hidden gems like murals in the making or watching quality live theater after a relaxing day on the beach, when it comes to the arts, you'll always find things to do in St. Petersburg.
Follow our Arts & Culture Guide below for our favorite museums, galleries, and theaters located in St. Pete Beach.
Salvador Dali Museum
The Dali Museum Collection is rich in works from artist Salvador Dali's entire career (1904-1989), with key works from every moment and every medium of his artistic activity. The collection includes 96 oil paintings, many original drawings, book-works, prints, sculpture, photos, manuscripts, and an extensive archive of documents. Take advantage of our special Day at the Dali Package for opportunities to save.
St Petersburg Arts Alliance
The umbrella organization that serves the arts and cultural community. Visit stpeteartsalliance.org to download an area guide to studios, galleries, museums and performing arts.
Second Saturday Art Walk
Once a month, the Five Arts Districts open late for an art walk with gallery exhibits and studio live demonstrations. Trolleys provide free transportation from 5pm to 9pm.
Shine Murals & Walking Tour
Shine has showcased the City of the Arts with inspiring murals in 17 public places. St Petersburg is an open-air museum showcasing local and international mural artists. Shine Trolley and walking tours are available on Saturdays from 10 am to 11:30 am. Admission Fee. Visit floridacraftart.org to reserve your tour.
As the Tampa Bay area’s longest-running, most critically-acclaimed professional theatre company, we seek to bring the power of quality live theatre to each generation in our community. For season schedule and tickets, please visit americanstage.org.
Your home for jazz, blues, pop, opera and more. Visit the Palladium Theatre for events, shows and tickets.
2017 Calendar of Upcoming Art Shows:
Dunedin Arts Festival - January 7-8
20th Annual Downtown, 10 am to 5 pm with 150 Exhibitors
Mount Dora Arts Festival - February 4-5
Downtown Mount Dora, with its New England architecture and breathtaking views of Lake Dora is the backdrop for this event. In addition to the endless rows of fine art, including oil paintings, watercolors, acrylics, clay, sculpture and photography, the festival features local and regional musical entertainment at a main stage in Donnelly Park.
Gasparilla Art Festival - March 4-5
Held annually during the first weekend in March in downtown Tampa, it is a true showcase. Featured art includes ceramic, digital, drawing, fiber, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, watercolor and wood. The esteemed event also features the works of local young artists, a weekend full of live entertainment and a children’s art activity area.
Hyde Park Art Festival, Tampa - April 1-2
26th annual festival on Snow Avenue with 150 artist exhibits
Mainsail Art Festival - April 22-23
As a premier cultural event on St. Petersburg’s outdoor calendar, over 100,000 visitors from near and far come to enjoy and purchase quality art and enjoy top name entertainment.