If you are ready to get away from the mainland, head over to Egmont Key in Gulfport for a Tropical Island Getaway. This boat tour will let you watch the dolphins as they play, jump, and follow the boat. Have a unique experience as you explore the majestic wildlife, Spanish-American War fort, and lighthouse of the tropical island, or witness the sunken ruins while snorkeling through the deep blue seas. Tourists and locals alike love collecting the shells, taking pictures of the turtles, having a picnic, or just swimming in the water. This trip is unique because the mono-hull boats they use specifically attract dolphins.
There is no better way to explore all of the culinary adventures a city has to offer than to go on a food tour. Eat.Sip.Indulge Food Tours & Picnics wants to open your mind to all of the delectable opportunities that Gulfport has to offer. This walking tour is guided by those knowledgeable in the history and culture of Gulfport as they bring you to eateries you have never heard of before. The tours are intimate, allow you to enjoy the food, atmosphere, and education of the tour. Choose from the Gulfport Art District Tour, the Downtown St. Petersburg Tour, or the Saturday Art Brunch.
Industrial Arts Cente
You are in for a unique treat at the Industrial Arts Center. All of the art buffs in your social circle will rave over this unique venue. Witness stunning displays of glass blowing at Gulfport’s Art Walks on a regular basis, or stop by the shop to get the opportunity to construct your own pieces of art with the help of a skilled teacher. Industrial Arts Center offers classes in forging, sculptural welding, glass fusing, glass blowing, and other 3-D arts. Visitors love the chance to actually make something with their own hands and leave with an affordable piece of their own art.