The name "Clear Water" might have come from a freshwater spring flowing from near where the city hall building is located today, but could have come from the many freshwater springs scattered about the city. During World War II, the city became a major training base for US troops who were headed for Europe and the Pacific. Almost every hotel in the area was once used as barracks.
A 10-day Fun 'n Sun Festival to celebrate the famous beaches of Clearwater that features the notorious sand sculpture exhibit from the best sand sculptors around the world, music, entertainment, live concerts, street performers, sand sculpting classes and so much more. Beach fun for the whole family!
St Pete Clearwater International Airport is a full service airport with commercial passenger service, cargo, military, and general aviation operations. PIE accommodates virtually any size aircraft, from jumbo jets to charter planes to private aircraft.
The Braille and Talking Book Library is a library dedicated to providing reading materials to blind and visually impaired residents. Its headquarters is located in Daytona and it has nine subregional locations in Coca, Ft. Myers, Ft. Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Clearwater, Miami, Orlando, Pensacola, and Lake Worth to serve residents throughout the state.
The mission of Calvary Christian High School is to partner with the Christian home and the church to provide a challenging college preparatory Christian education that equips students to live successfully according to God's plan for their lives.
The Clearwater Airpark is a small airport that offers the convenience of a neighborhood friendly airport that can give them easy access to the local attractions as well as the local beaches and businesses.
Home of Winter and Hope, the inspirational Dolphins of Dolphin Tales 1 & 2. This well-known aquarium focuses on rescue, rehab and release. "Clearwater Marine Aquarium is fundamentally a hospital for sick and injured marine life. However, what we do is so much more. We inspire the human spirit, through the animals and their stories of survival, which touch all of us. "
Saint Paul's - Clearwater's Independent School has been proudly educating leaders in the Clearwater community for almost 50 years. The intention of its founders was to combine superior academics with Episcopal values of respect, honesty, integrity and inclusiveness. Located on a 12-acre waterfront campus and with programs for Infants through 8th grade.
Sun-Glo Plating Company has been offering coating, plating, cleaning, polishing, machining and finishing services to small and industrial sized clients from 25 years. We work in partnership with our clients and help them increase capacity, refine procedures and improve quality. Nickel Plating, Passivation, Powder Coating, Silver Plating, Tin Plating, Tumble Finishing, Vapor Degreasing, Wet Paint, Zinc Phosphate, Anodize Type I, II & III, Black Oxide, Bright Dip Copper, Cadmium Plating, Chromate, Copper Plating, Electroless Nickel, Gold Plating, Harperize and CNC Machining are the solutions we offer to small and industrial sized clients. Customization is one of our specialties and our experienced staff and can personally analyze and come up with custom reports to achieve specific targets for our clients.