Horseback Riding on the Beach

Take a ride down St. Lucie’s gorgeous coastline at Fredrick Douglass Memorial Park, one of the only places in Florida to go horseback riding on the beach. Enjoy a slow-paced, gentle ride down a beautiful stretch of beach with Tours on Horseback where you can spot dolphins, sea turtles, shells and more.

Horseback on the beach

National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum

Visiting the National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum is a must in St. Lucie this year. Dive into the secret world of the Navy SEALs and explore the history of these legendary maritime special operations warriors. With amazing exhibits, real artifacts and a new Navy SEAL obstacle course, this museum is unlike any other.

UDT Navy Seal Museum

Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens

The Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens is the perfect place to relax amongst the flora and fauna found in St. Lucie. Stroll through 10 unique garden rooms with many places to sit and enjoy nature. Twice a month, enjoy the Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society’s Jazz Jams at the Gardens from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.

PSL Botanical Gardens

Hike a St. Lucie Preserve

Explore DJ Wilcox Preserve down a beautiful boardwalk that trails through mangroves along the Indian River Lagoon or take a trail walk through the lush pine flatwoods. Bring your binoculars to spot wading birds, otters and other local wildlife. Click here to see more preserves to check out in St. Lucie.

Try a Craft Brew at Side Door Brewing Co.

Steal a taste of St. Lucie at Port St. Lucie’s own craft brewery, Side Door Brewing Company. Sample a wide variety of styles, from American Hefe’s infused with locally grown Mangos and Key Limes to full bodied Porters infused with local artisan coffee or cocoa. You can even see how the beer is made yourself in their tasting room behind the bar.

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