About Palm Harbor
Palm Harbor, Florida is a small town on the west coast of the state, situated on the Gulf of Mexico. It is a popular town for tourists to visit. Palm Harbor is unique in the fact that it has higher elevations then many towns or cities in the state of Florida, with some being close to eighty feet above sea level. Business in Palm Harbor is made up of a variety of retail industries. It is convenient to travel to and from the area because it is only thirty minutes from an international airport and very close to a major deep water port. The history of Palm harbor began with people starting to occupy the area around 1860. Most settlers to the area worked as farmers. Citrus played a big part of the farming business and is still grown in the Palm Harbor area. Fishing was also a sought after business due to the Gulf of Mexico being so close. Tourists will find that some of the mineral springs that made Palm Harbor popular in the early 1900's are still in existence. There are many resorts, nearby beaches and nature parks to see while visiting the are of Palm Harbor, Florida. The historic downtown area is still a bustling place with many shops offering antiques and souvenirs. Dining possibilities are limitless as are very nice hotel accommodations. There are also Bed and Breakfasts along with rental beach-front cottages in the area of Palm Harbor , Florida.
Events in Palm Harbor
Easter Egg Hunt at Suncoast Primate Sanctuary
at Suncoast Primate Sanctuary Foundation Inc.
Children, bring your own basket and enjoy one of our scheduled Easter Egg hunts on April 11, 2020 10 AM, 11 AM, 12 PM, and 1 PM! Open 10 AM - 4 PM Suggested donation: Adults, 11 and older, $15, Children 3-10, $10, children 2 and under, free.
SPCA Tampa Bay ARC Adoption Event
at SPCA Tampa Bay Animal Resource Center
Join us at the new SPCA Tampa Bay location in Palm Harbor for an adoption event on the first Saturday of the each month!