St Pete Pier Makes Top 10 For Best New Attraction

Dated: January 4 2021

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St. Pete Pier Makes Top 10 For Best New Attraction

Photo Courtesy of the City of  St. Petersburg


The long-awaited St. Pete Pier, which just made its grand debut on July 5th, is already making national news. The $93 million St. Pete landmark took the no. 2 spot for USA Today’s Top 10 Best New Attraction!

St. Petersburg is now home to the largest waterfront entertainment district in the Southeastern United States. This sprawling 26-acre Pier District has something for everyone. Restaurants, a children's park, splash pad, art installations, various parks and picnic areas, bars, markets, live music, and an exciting showcase of calendar events! This month there’s an assortment of FREE Fitness Classes, a Boating Safety Class with the US Coast Guard, and to end the month, their very first Movie Night on the Pier!


The Top 10 winners in the category Best New Attraction (2020) are as follows, USA reports:

  1. U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum - Colorado Springs, Colorado

  2. St. Pete Pier - St. Petersburg, Florida

  3. The Forge: Lemont Quarries - Lemont, Illinois

  4. Mississippi Aquarium - Gulfport, Mississippi

  5. MassArt Art Museum – Boston, Massachusetts

  6. Planet Word - Washington, DC

  7. Electric Playhouse – Albuquerque, New Mexico

  8. National Native American Veterans Memorial - Washington, DC

  9. National Museum of the United States Army - Fort Belvoir, Virginia

  10. National Museum of Military Vehicles - Dubois, Wyoming


With our little corner of the world making headlines like this, coupled with the reputation for having some of Florida's most beautiful coastline, Pinellas County may just be one of the best places to think about investing in real estate over the next decade! If you would like more information about the St. Pete Pier or have questions regarding our local real estate market, call us! (727) 400-3315 


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