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

  • Inflatable Train
  • Moonwalk
  • Giant Slide
  • Cookie Decorating
  • Art Tent
  • 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 December 5, 2015 from 10:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. Activities include a big and kiddie toboggan slide, art tent, karaoke, moonwalks, giant slide, “glice” ice skating, and a Kiddyland area designed especially for pre-schoolers with inflatable train, cookie decorating, and more.

Snowfest Wristbands
Wristbands are $5 and are required for all activities. Save time from waiting in line the day of Snowfest, wristbands can also be purchased in advance at any St. Petersburg recreation center. Click here for our center locations.