The Dali Museum

A Guide to Free Museum Day 2019

It’s time for the 2019 rendition of Free Museum Day! Spend it in St. Pete’s gorgeous museums. We’ve compiled a list of participating museums for you here so you can take full advantage of this fabulous event. Dali Museum Located right along the beautiful Downtown St. Petersburg waterfront, the Dali makes a great Free Museum […]

Beach Drive: The Weekender 8/29-9/1

Happy weekend, St. Pete! It’s Labor Day Weekend, so close the summer in the best place to be – DTSP. This weekend’s highlights include: Thursday – the Royal Palm Market, a stop on the George Clinton tour, and dedication of the new sculpture “Community DNA.” Friday – clay, shuffleboard, art at the Vinoy, and Buddha […]

Beach Drive: The Weekender August 30 – September 2

It’s Labor Day weekend in St. Pete, and the livin’ is easy! Close out your summer with a bang, as there is a plethora of things to do in the Sunshine City. On Friday, shuffle your way to the St. Petersburg Shuffleboard Club for a leisurely evening of shuffleboard. Friday evening also features dueling pianos at […]

Beach Drive: The Weekender August 16 – 19

As always, the city will indulge you with a multitude of happy hours and yoga sessions, but this weekend – this weekend – is special. On Saturday at the Florida Holocaust Museum, celebrate the remarkable life of Bill Graham, the famous music promoter who not only had an uncanny ability to make rock ‘n’ roll artists famous, […]

Beach Drive: The Weekender August 9 – 12

The weekend’s here, and boy oh boy is this a jam-packed weekend of events in St. Pete! Things get started on Thursday as the boys of summer (the Rays) face off against the Orioles, giving you one of your last chances to support your hometown team this summer. On Saturday, downtown St. Pete will be […]

Photographer Clyde Butcher interprets ‘Dali’s Spain’

St. Pete Catalyst By Bill DeYoung Salvador Dali was a surrealist painter whose bright, colorful, sometimes alarming works defy perspective, time, space, common sense and even gravity. Clyde Butcher’s black and white art photography interprets landscapes: Trees and seas and clouds, rocks and swamps and forests, still and silent and moody and majestic. Rooted in […]

Make Beach Drive the heart of your #NationalMuseumDay

As a transplant to St. Petersburg from blustery Minnesota, my house is everyone’s favorite spring break destination. Playing perpetual host to midwesterners unversed in St. Pete’s finer points, I’ve gotten to know the city’s offerings – for locals and tourists alike. Always top-of-mind is the art scene. Scroll through Instagram or a walk down Central […]

Beach Drive: The Weekender Jan. 11 – 14

Another weekend of festivals, fashion, and fun in the hottest district in St. Pete! And we’d be remiss to let you miss the waning days of Dali & Schiaparelli’s In Daring Fashion exhibit – the first of its kind at the Dali Museum. If you make one plan this weekend, let it be this show! […]