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...
Hudson's on the River exterior with macrame umbrella and waterfront view
With each new year comes a slew of new openings throughout the different communities of Martin County. From brand-new restaurants and fitness studios to exciting expansions to existing attractions, there’s always something on the horizon to look forward to! Here’s a shortlist of some of the most anticipated Martin County openings in 2022. Let us...
New Years fireworks Stuart Florida
As 2021 draws to a close, it’s time to set your sights on the horizon and start planning for the twelve months ahead. Every year, millions of people make New Year’s resolutions, hoping to spark some sort of positive change in their lives. And according to a recent study by health and wellness company Medifast,...
Jensen Beach Tree Lighting
From parades and tree lightings to special holiday-themed festivals and performances, these Martin County events are sure to make your season merry and bright. Don’t miss these upcoming holiday happenings and keep an eye on our Events page to stay in the know! 3rd Annual Community Tree Lighting Ceremony in Downtown Jensen Beach (12/7) Get...
Twisted Tuna Waterfront Restaurant
Looking to dock, dine, and drink during your next Martin County vacation? If so, you’re in luck! From Downtown Stuart and Jensen Beach to the Manatee Pocket in Port Salerno, there are plenty of places to pull up in your boat and enjoy a night out on the town. Here are a few favorites worth...
Thanksgiving 2021
Thanksgiving is a time to be grateful for family, friends and — let’s be honest — food. Each year, a slew of local restaurants across Martin County offer delicious holiday dishes,. While some stick to the traditional classics, others put their own twist on seasonal favorites. But one thing’s for sure — they’re all sure...
Eyeball Hot Chocolate Bombs
With Halloween quickly creeping up on us, we thought it would be fun to share some of the fang-tastic treats that can be found throughout Martin County. From scary-good craft cocktails to bone-chilling treats and spine-tingling sweets created by our local bakeries and cafes, there are plenty of ways to delight your senses all spooky...
Full Moon over the House of Refuge
Attention all you goblins and ghouls: Spooky Season is just around the corner! Each fall, Martin County embraces the spine-chilling spirit with haunted attractions, creepy ghost tours, and not-too-frightening family fun — all in celebration of Halloween. The pumpkins have been precariously piled up outside of storefronts, cotton cobwebs and gangly skeletons are on display,...
Dont Come Here Podcast logo
Are you a fan of podcasts? These days, they’re all the rage. In a nutshell, a podcast is a type of digital audio broadcast. People might listen to a podcast when winding down at home or while multitasking (like during a commute or a workout session). There are podcasts on virtually every subject, from news...
Treasure Coast Wine & Ale Trail Brewery
Grab Your Pint Glass and Mark Your Calendars… Because the Treasure Coast Wine & Ale Trail Festival is making its triumphant return! The St. Lucie, Indian River, and Martin County Tourism Offices and our partners are extremely excited to present the 3rd Annual Treasure Coast Wine & Ale Trail Festival. The event has become a...
Scavenger Hunt Expansion - 3 Heart Sculptures over the Ocean
We have a very exciting update! The U.S. Travel Association recently recognized the Martin County Office of Tourism & Marketing in the 2021 Destination Council Destiny Awards. We won the top prize in the “Destination and Product Development” category for our Martin County Arts & Culture Trail, which we launched in partnership with the Arts...
Historic Image of Martin County featuring Sailfish and the House of Refuge
Martin County is a destination that’s full of fun facts, captivating tidbits, and even some surprising secrets! Lots has unfolded on our shores since we were officially founded nearly 100 years ago in 1925. From historic happenings and quirky events to little-known factoids, here are some of our favorites (in no particular order). Be sure...
Old St Lucie Blvd Road in Stuart Port
Martin County draws talented photographers from near and far. All year long, we see the beautiful photos that visitors and locals capture while exploring our little slice of paradise. Here, natural wonders, charming downtown districts, and picture-perfect attractions are commonplace. From colorful cityscapes to picturesque parks and secret stretches of sand, there are Instagram-worthy moments...
Treasure Coast Kids Quest
We are so excited to officially launch the Martin County edition of the Treasure Coast Kids Quest, a new experiential learning program geared to children who visit and live in the region. The immersive program is geared toward children ages 2-12 years old (although there’s really no strict age limit) and it combines entertainment and...
Dolphin Swimming in South Florida
Martin County’s unique collection of diverse natural wonders offers visitors a range of under-the-radar (but unforgettable) eco-friendly adventures. One of the best ways to beat the summer heat is with an aquatic adventure, and it’s common to find adorable dolphins playing in our beautiful waters. Here are some of the best ways to spot them...
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