Cabanas at Sailfish Splash Waterpark
Summer has officially arrived in Martin County, which means lazy beach days and soaking in the sunny rays. As temperatures start to soar, here are some of our favorite ways to stay cool and beat the heat. Just don’t forget to keep hydrated by drinking lots of water, wear weather-appropriate clothing, and make sure to...
Seashells on the beach in Stuart Florida
There’s no better beach souvenir than finding a beautiful collection of seashells while strolling the sandy shores! Luckily, the uncrowded beaches of Hutchinson Island in Martin County, Florida offer some incredible shelling opportunities. Whether you’re hunting for conch shells, cockles, or calico scallops, our beaches offer them all! Low tide generally leaves more beach and...
Aya Fiber Studio - Textile Dye Workshop
For some people, the perfect vacation means sitting poolside, ordering lots of room service, and soaking up the sun on some far-flung beach. But for others, a vacation presents an ideal opportunity to expand their horizons and learn something new. For those in the latter category, Martin County offers plenty of courses, classes, and lessons...
Water is a way of life in Martin County, and we’re lucky to be surrounded by lakes, rivers, bays, inlets, the ocean, and so many other critical waterways. But did you know that June is designated as Oceans Month? And this year, World Ocean Day is being celebrated on June 8th, 2022. You may be...
Treasure Coast Wine and Ale Trail Digital Pass
It’s easier than ever for visitors and locals alike to experience the Treasure Coast Wine & Ale Trail, thanks to a brand-new digital version of the popular program. The launch is strategically timed ahead of American Craft Beer Week, celebrated May 16-22, 2022. Starting today, participants can sign up to receive the free digital pass...
aerial image of Downtown Stuart at sunset
This National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), there is more reason than ever to celebrate the collective strength and promising future of the U.S. travel and tourism industry. The 39th annual NTTW, taking place May 1-7, 2022 recognizes the Future of Travel and the critical role our industry will play in rebuilding the workforce, helping...
Martin County Historic Preservation Trail
Did you know that May is Martin County Historic Preservation Month? The Martin County Historic Preservation Board has planned events throughout Martin County during the month of May to increase awareness for the need for public participation in historic preservation and to celebrate local treasures that are the fabric of our community. After all, these...
Earth Day—which falls on April 22—has come a long way since its beginnings in 1970! Earth Day is all about celebrating our beautiful planet and learning ways to be active in taking care of it. The 24-hour celebration of Earth Day has spread globally, with almost every country in the world now hosting environmentally-focused events....
Sunset Stand Up Paddle-boarding Yoga Event Martin County
Did you know that April is Stress Awareness Month? The practice first began in 1992 and the movement has been going strong ever since. This month’s podcast episode of “Don’t Come Here: Stories from the Treasure Coast” is dedicated to the natural ways people can relax and unwind while finding their inner Zen. It’s streaming...
Flavor Excursion Food Tour
While Martin County is known for its laid-back, beach town vibe and charming downtown districts, there are plenty of other ways to explore this idyllic South Florida escape. Here, we round up a few of our favorite walking tours. Check them out next time you’re in the area! Join a Ranger-Led Nature Walk Through Jonathan...
St Patrick's Day Sailing
Round up the little leprechauns and grab your best green garb because St. Patrick’s Day is almost here! If you’re looking for some fun ways to celebrate St. Paddy’s across Martin County, we’ve got you covered. Here are three festive events worth adding to your calendar! Embark on a St. Patrick’s Day Sail In honor...
Gilbert's Coffee Bar Exterior
Looking to start your day with a kick of caffeine? These coffee shops are the perfect place to grab a cup of Joe, as well as some tasty treats. Stop by for an early morning fix, afternoon hang, or night of fun! Stuart Coffee Company Nestled in downtown Stuart, the trendy location serves up steaming...
The Milky Way galaxy shown in the night sky over the House of Refuge
Are you an adventurous Aquarius? Perhaps you’re a jet-setting Gemini—or maybe even a voyaging Virgo. For some, the Zodiac signs are nothing more than a bunch of hocus pocus. But there are plenty of others who actually make significant life decisions based on astrological factors, like star charts and planetary positions.   Whether you take...
Bride and Groom kissing outside at Mansion of Tuckahoe
Planning the destination wedding of your dreams? You don’t have to say “I do” to a destination far, far away. Start your forever love story in a beautiful, affordable, south Florida paradise — Martin County!   You and your future spouse will have miles of pristine, uncrowded beaches all to yourself, plus breathtaking ocean views...
A gold-colored glass sea turtle found in front of a palm tree
We have some great news to share! Last year, we teamed up with MartinArts to launch the “Hidden Turtles” scavenger hunt. The goal was to showcase Martin County’s dynamic arts and culture scene while also generating excitement leading up to ArtsFest 2021. And people loved it! So, we decided to do it all again and...
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