St. Petersburg’s Snowfest happens Saturday

Snowfest kicks off with a Santa Parade running along Bayshore Drive at 1st Avenue South and 5th Street south to the Vinoy Hotel.

There are a ton of family friendly activities for everyone in North Straub Park and the main attraction will be 65 tons of SNOW!

Plus there will be toboggan rides, skating on simulated ice; kids can make and take art projects, there will be a giant slide, moowalk and kiddyland for kids 3 to 5 and of course SANTA!

The parade will start Saturday at 10 a.m. with all the other festivities on going until 3 p.m.

Wristband for activities are $5.00

North Straub Park is located at 400 Bayshore Drive N.E. in St. Petersburg

For additional information you can call 727-892-5197 or log onto the city’s website at