Parks and Recreation

To preserve, protect, maintain and enhance the city's parklands and recreational facilities and engage people in leisure activities that contribute to their quality of life.



North Straub Park

400 Bayshore Dr. NE.
St. Petersburg, Florida 33701
(727) 893-7441

Holiday Fun

  • Climbing Wall
  • Community Fun
  • Holiday Display
  • Santa Parade
  • Skating on Glice
  • Toboggan Slide
  • Visit Santa


Sixty-five tons of snow are expected to fall on North Straub Park at the annual holiday Snowfest celebration on the first Saturday in December. Activities include a big and kiddie toboggan slide, climbing wall, art tent, moonwalk, reindeer races, giant slide, “glice” ice skating, and a Kiddyland area designed especially for pre-schoolers with inflatable games, cookie decorating, and more.