The Waterfront Parks Foundation is happy to manage the upkeep, restorations, updates, and event management of 12 beautiful parks along the Downtown St. Pete waterfront. Read below for more info on our parks – their locations, special features history, and more!


Coffee Pot Park

30th to 31st Ave. & 1st Street NE., St. Petersburg, FL 33704

An image of the Coffee Pot Park signage.

Coffee Pot Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Coffee Pot Bayou
  • Greenspace
  • Playground
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Boat Ramp
  • Kayak Ramp

Flora Wylie Park

13th Ave. NE. & North Shore Dr. NE., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

An image of the Flora Wylie Park signage

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Tampa Bay
  • Bench Swing
  • Sundial
  • Bayside Recreational Trail
  • Open Green Space
  • 11.4 Acres

Elva Rouse Park

10th – 13th Ave. NE. & North Shore Dr., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Image of Elva Rouse Park signage

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Tampa Bay
  • Wilderness Area
  • Bayside Recreational Trail
  • Gizella Kopsick Arboretum
  • .6 Acres

North Shore Park

901 North Shore Dr. NE., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

An image of the North Shore Park Signage

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Tampa Bay
  • Playground
  • Dog Park
  • Beach
  • Restrooms
  • North Shore Aquatic Complex
  • North Shore Sports Complex (Tennis and Softball)
  • 33.2 Acres

Vinoy Park

701 Bayshore Dr. NE., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

A image of the signage for Vinoy Park

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Tampa Bay
  • Large open green space for recreation and special events
  • 11.6 Acres

North Straub Park

400 Bayshore Dr. NE., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

An image of the North Straub Park signage

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Tampa Bay and Pier
  • Performance Stage Area
  • Bayside Recreational Trail
  • 4.8 Acres
  • Shaded Walkways and Benches

South Straub Park

198 Bayshore Dr. NE., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

An image of the signage for South Straub Park

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Tampa Bay
  • Bayside Recreational Trail
  • Scenic View
  • Water Fountain
  • 7.3 Acres
  • Open Green Space
  • Views to Yacht Basin

Pioneer Park

50-98 Bayshore Dr SE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

An image of the signage for Pioneer Park

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View
  • Historic Park
  • Wilderness
  • 1.8 Acres

Demens Landing Park

Bayshore Dr. & 2nd Ave. S., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

An image of the signage at Demens Landing Park

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Tampa Bay
  • Playground
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Boat Ramps
  • Restrooms
  • 14.7 Acres

Albert Whitted Park

480 Bayshore Dr. SE., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

An image of the signage for Albert Whitted Airport

Park Features

  • Playground
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restrooms
  • 4.78 Acres

Poynter Park

1000 3rd St. S., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

An image of the signage for Poynter Park

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Tampa Bay
  • Adjacent to Bayboro Campus of USFSP
  • 2.1 Acres

Lassing Park

15th – 22nd Ave. SE. & Beach Drive SE., St. Petersburg, FL 33705

An image of the Lassing Park signage,

Park Features

  • Waterfront Park
  • Scenic View of Tampa Bay
  • Greenspace
  • Beach
  • 14.2 Acres

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