Clearwater Festivals & Shows

Clearwater Festivals & ShowsClearwater's plentiful sunshine, excellent climate and friendly people are the perfect ingredients for a highly memorable party. As you might expect, there is always a great celebration going on no matter what day of the week it might be. As a matter of fact, Clearwater loves the art of entertaining and celebrating so much that there are even daily and weekly events alongside the various other happenings on the city's very busy festival schedule.

Sunsets at Pier 60 Festival
The sunshine that warms the days in Clearwater is a celebration in and of itself, but when the sun sinks into the horizon, it is time to experience Sunsets at Pier 60 Festival, one of the city's signature events. This is a nightly festival that begins two hours before sunset and lasts until two hours after the sun has called it a day. Come and see the wares displayed by artisans, crafters, and more. Also, there is great live music and street performers that all offer a highly unique and memorable way to end the day.

Address: Pier 60, 1 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767 - MAP
Phone: (727) 449-1036
Web: www.sunsetsatpier60.com

Downtown Clearwater Farmers Market
The freshest festival in town offers something equally fresh for your table when you visit the Downtown Clearwater Farmer's Market. Held every Wednesday, the market is set up under several colorful tents. This is where you will find an astounding selection of farm fresh produce, delicious cheeses, fresh baked goods, beautiful flowers and plants and much more. You owe it to your family's health to stop by and bring that freshness home.

Address: 500 to 600 block of Cleveland Street,
Downtown Clearwater, FL - MAP
Phone: (727) 461-7674
Web: www.facebook.com/CWFarmersMarket

Kingfish Tournament
Area anglers cast their lines out every spring to be a part of the Kingfish Tournament, the biggest saltwater tournament in Clearwater. The event is presented by the Rotary Club of Clearwater and in addition to offering a great fishing experience, there's also great live music and plenty of food with all of the proceeds going to benefit the various Rotary Club-associated charities.

Address: Clearwater Yacht Club, Clearwater, FL - MAP
Phone: (727) 510-4812
Web: www.clearwaterrotary.org

Knology Sea-Blues Festival
There's nothing quite like a case of the blues. It's no fun when you have it alone, but when you get together with fellow blues enthusiasts at the annual Knology Sea-Blues Festival, the blues are most definitely worth celebrating. The two day festival, usually held in May, features a variety of regionally and nationally recognized blues artists. This event is free to the public.

Address: Coachman Park, 301 Drew Street, Clearwater, FL - MAP
Phone: (727) 562-4700
Web: www.clearwaterseablues.com

Clearwater Celebrates America
Our nation's independence is a cause for celebration no matter what part of the country you might find yourself in. But if you are fortunate enough to be in Clearwater on July 4th, get ready for a powerfully patriotic observance of the day with the Clearwater Celebrates America festival. Held in Coachman Park, the event features live music, lots of great food, and of course, a dazzling fireworks display.

Address: Coachman Park, Clearwater, FL - MAP
Phone: (727) 562-4600

Times Turkey Trot
When November finally trots around, Clearwater running enthusiasts know that the Times Turkey Trot will soon be getting underway. This is the largest running event in the Tampa Bay, drawing nearly 16,000 participants. This road race is for competitive runners, recreational runners and walkers of all ages. When you pay your entry fee, you'll get a t-shirt. Trophies are awarded to the top finishers and all the proceeds go to help local charities. Additionally, non-perishable food items are collected the day of the race and are donated to a local food pantry.

Address: Clearwater High School Stadium, 540 South Hercules Ave, Clearwater, FL - MAP
Phone: (727) 562-4700
Web: www.tampabay.com