Episode 26 – Exploring the fun side of Clearwater Florida

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What’s up this week?

This week, we continue our visit to the west in Clearwater.

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Product and Locations Mentions

  1. Indian Rocks Beach The legend of Indian Rocks Beach says that the beach got its name when a native medicine man miraculously healed his chief with the waters from a natural sulfur spring believed to have been located in Kolb Park which is located just across from Indian Rocks Beach City Hall. Early settlers seeing the Indians on their way to the “rock encircled spring” would say, “The Indians are on their way to the rocks.”
  2. Dunedin Known a the Home of Honeymoon Island
  3. Gulfport This little secret of a town is located toward the south end of St. Pete/Clearwater. There is much to discover.
  4. Pier 60 This entertaining spot is full of fishing, entertainment, and even playgrounds.
  5. Clearwater Marine Aquarium Home of Winter the Dolphin.
  6. Clearwater Baithouse Dockside tackle shop doubling as a restaurant.
  7. Frenchy’s Rockaway Grill Open-air dining and fresh fish.
  8. Columbia Restaurant 5 generations of history, culture, and fine cuisine.
  9. Grouper Sandwich A sandwich is just a sandwich until it’s a grouper sandwich.
  10. Starlite Cruises Choose from a wide variety of cruises all around Clearwater.
  11.  Clearwater Historic Society You can never have enough history and culture when visiting a city.
  12. The Cigar City Concours d’Elegance Car Show Classic, Antique, Exotic & Special Interest automobile event.

Florida Product of the Week

Big Storm Brewery with newly built 3,500 sq ft outdoor patio, fully equipped with 19 TVs and an outdoor bar. Find some amazing Florida craft beer.

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Homeschool moment of the week

The sparkling quartz crystal that covers the beach came from the Appalachian Mountains washed into the rivers that lead to the Gulf of Mexico and were swept onto the shores of Clearwater Beach giving it the beautiful, white sandy beach that exists there.

Clearwater Marine Aquarium Educational Resources

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