There’s no better time of year to get out on the water! Conveniently located on the waterfront between Florida’s Gulf Coast gems Clearwater Beach and St. Pete’s Beach, historic John’s Pass Village and Boardwalk is home to over 100 merchants. With unique retail shopping, a variety of restaurants, dolphin watching and shelling tours, boat rentals, parasailing, jet skiing and more, prepare for fun in the sun, surf and sea!
MAD BEACH WATER SPORTS
Home to Lady Godiva Fishing Charters, John’s Pass Waverunners and Eagle Parasail, Mad Beach Water Sports is a one-stop water sports center. Lady Godiva offers fishing charters in shore, near shore, off shore and deep sea. With Madeira Beach’s reputation as the Grouper Capital of the World, Lady Godiva’s Captain Kellen guarantees fish or your trip is free! John’s Pass Waverunners invites visitors to watch the dolphins and manatee play during the short taxi to the Gulf of Mexico, where you can open that throttle and travel miles of pristine Florida waters. Experience the Gulf of Mexico in a whole new way during solo, double and triple parasail adventures with Eagle Parasail and their certified and experienced team. madbeachwatersports.com
Family owned and operated since 1928, Hubbard’s Marina offers so many ways to see the sea. Explore Florida’s wildlife up close in its most natural habitat during the Dolphin Watch Nature Cruise. Go shelling on a beautiful uninhabited barrier island. Experience a fabulous Florida sunset during the Sunset Cruise (with free beer and wine). Catch the big one on a range of fishing charters including a five-hour shark adventure and a 39-hour overnight trip. Hubbard’s Marina also offers kayak and paddleboard rentals and eco tours for those who want to reconnect with nature. hubbardsmarina.com
PIRATE SHIP ROYAL CONQUEST
Ahoy Mateys! Enjoy swashbuckling adventure on the high seas aboard the Pirate Ship Royal Conquest. This two level, 56-foot U.S. Coast Guard inspected and certified pirate ship has a shaded area, bathroom and a bar with free soft drinks, beer and wine. The two-hour cruise sets sail three times daily and includes a dance party, face painting, treasure hunt, water gun battles, pirate stories, dolphin watching and more. From Salty Dogs to Scallywags and Cabin Kids to Lil Swabies, everyone is entertained by the fun loving pirate crew. boattoursjohnspass.com/pirate-ship-cruise