Shiver me timbers, it's a pirate ship in John's Pass! Spend the whole day partying with the family aboard the realistic 56-foot U.S. Coast Guard-certified pirate ship. Activities include dance parties, water gun fights with live pirates, face painting and even dolphin watching.
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John’s Pass Village & Boardwalk is centrally located to all of our vacation rentals. Our team of local travel experts put together this list of the best shops, restaurants, family entertainment and nightlife in the Village.
Opened in 1978, the Friendly Fisherman serves fresh seafood straight from the Gulf of Mexico in the nautical dining room or the romantic dockside lounge. If you enjoy fishing, catch a ride on the Friendly Fisherman charter boat and the crew will cook your catch in the same day.
Travel around Upper Boca Ciega Bay on the 54-foot Sea Adventure boat. Dolphin sightings are guaranteed, but also keep an eye out for sea-turtles, manatees and many other marine birds and fish! All cruises are narrated, with drinks (free beer!), snacks, and a bathroom provided.
The Florida Winery is a favorite local gem, with over 20 varieties of wine boasting 50 awards after only four years. All wines are made in house, with free tasting all day long! This location also has a store with many locally made products that complement the wines.