Arts & Culture
Cultural Affairs Division
Mission: to facilitate, stimulate, and enhance the cultural life
in Clearwater for residents and visitors.
Arts and Culture bring many benefits to a community including increasing
a city's livability, stimulating economic development and revitalization,
strengthening education, and creating an understanding of diverse populations.
These are some of the reasons that the Cultural Affairs Division was created
in 2003, as a result of a cultural planning
The Cultural Arts Division seeks to build partnerships with other government
agencies, private businesses and organizations so that arts and culture can
be incorporated in the lives of all our residents and visitors.
Clearwater's Dolphins Trail
In August 2012, the Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce, City of Clearwater, and Clearwater Marine Aquarium hosted a unique exhibition of 50 fiberglass dolphins at Pier 60 Park in Clearwater Beach. Each dolphin was decorated by local artists and sponsored by area businesses and philanthropists. "The Pod" at Pier 60 exhibition concluded on Sept 3. However, individual dolphins are still on display at their new homes.
Find them in their new homes with the "Clearwater's Dolphins Trail" map.
Complete a form to purchase one of the dolphins.
Sculpture360: Art in the Cleveland Street District
Sculpture 360 has returned to downtown Clearwater. Read details on the Sculpture360 program page.
The Sculpture 360 Program along Cleveland Street downtown Clearwater is funded through a partnership with the Downtown Development Board and brings high-quality public artwork to residents and visitors. For more information about Sculpture360, please contact Christopher Hubbard at (727) 562-4837 or e-mail Christopher.Hubbard@myclearwater.com.