1. Watch the sun rise from the Fort Pierce Jetty

Address: 2000-2098 Seaway Dr, Fort Pierce, FL 34949

One of the most spectacular views in St. Lucie is the sun rising over the Atlantic Ocean from the Fort Pierce Jetty. Be sure to snap a photo — no filters necessary. Can’t make it in person? Watch live online here.

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Take it from a Local


2. Visit the only museum dedicated to the U.S. Navy SEALS

Address: 3300 N Hwy A1A, Fort Pierce, FL 34949

Discover the awe-inspiring history & tenacity of the Navy SEALS at this remarkable museum filled with real artifacts, interactive exhibits & an outdoor obstacle course.


3. Go horseback riding on the beach

Address: Book first, then visit 3600 S Ocean Dr, Fort Pierce, FL 34949

Relax & sit back as a horse slowly guides you down the beach along the water as the waves gently lap the shore. Enjoy the scenery & perhaps spot a dolphin or two on the peaceful ride. Enough said, right?

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Take it from a Local

4. Enjoy a Mets game at Clover Park

Address: 31 Piazza Dr., Port St. Lucie, FL 34986

Cheer on your favorite Mets player at the newly renovated Clover Park in Port St. Lucie & spend the day embracing one of America’s most-loved traditions. Catch New York Mets Spring Training game each spring or a St. Lucie Mets game every summer!



5. Take an eco-tour of the St. Lucie River

Address: 2081 W Midway Rd, Fort Pierce, FL 34981

Take it easy or go for speed along the St. Lucie River! Hop on an airboat with Southern Style Airboat Tours or relax aboard with River Lilly Cruises and spot local wildlife such as alligators, otters, manatees & beautiful birds.

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Take it from a Local



6. Check out the largest tropical bonsai garden in the U.S.

At Heathcote Botanical Garden, stroll the beautiful garden rooms & marvel at the largest tropical bonsai collection in the country! Curated by well-known “Bonsai Master,” James J. Smith, this gallery of bonsai trees in Fort Pierce is a must-see!

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