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Things to do in Fort Pierce

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Concert Hall
“The Sunrise Theatre (also known as the Sunrise Building) is a historic theater in Fort Pierce, Florida. It is located at 117 South 2nd Street. Built in 1922 by builder C.E. Cahow, the Sunrise Theatre was designed in the Mediterranean Revival Style by architect John N. Sherwood. It presents a wide variety of entertainment events from local groups to world-famous artists such as Willie Nelson, Bill Cosby, Itzhak Perlman, Diana Ross, 3 Dog Night, Lindsey Buckingham, Bryan Adams, Vince Gill, Tony Bennett, Ziggy Marley, the late Dave Brubeck plus Operas, Broadway Shows, Ballet, Rock and Jazz.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Enjoy fresh seafood, oysters and tropical drinks. Don't let the location fool you. $$-$$$”
  • 19 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Laid back for drinks, good food, and people watching! Ask for Nikki, and tell her Carmen sent you!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Museum
“This little place is a short walk from the farmers market. You may even catch some manatees in the adjacent canal. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Go for Happy Hour and enjoy the views. Otherwise its a bit pricey and better options on the island”
  • 14 locals recommend
Factory
“Some seating inside and some outdoors under the Tiki roof all along the river. Listen to music and take a casual walk along the river boadwalk to the fishing pier. Great happy hour from 4-6. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
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“Tropical bar and eatery, best waterfront views on the island. Enjoy a tropical drink and watch the boats go by in the inlet. Location and atmosphere tops food. Live music, order food and drinks at the bar. $$-$$$”
  • 10 locals recommend
Food
“Saturday morning best Farmers Market in the area! Music, food and fresh produce!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Watch the fish swim by while eating a great lunch or dinner. Catch a few sailors bringing in their boats at doc side. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“You can sit right by the water, and see lots of sea life. Good food and drink.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Beach
“Very beautiful place to walk around , to go fishing, has little swinging benches and a bunch of restaurants along the walk way, river front dining. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“This is information from a past guest and thought I should share about this great park. “I recommend anyone who goes here to check our the Ft. Pierce Inlet State Park and rent kayaks. It’s only 15ish minutes away. Our group got to see so many manatees and they have a really cool sand bar out in the middle to hangout on, that was definitely the highlight of our trip.””
  • 9 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Founded in 2013, Sailfish was the first craft brewery in Fort Pierce, Florida. Sailfish Brewing Company is best known for craft beers like Sunrise City IPA, White Marlin Wit, and Tag & Release Amber. Just blocks from our original 1.5-barrel Edgartown brewhouse. Sailfish is now located in a 20-barrel brewhouse and taproom in Downtown Fort Pierce. SERVING HANDCRAFTED PIZZAS, FLATBREADS, AND AN ASSORTMENT OF APPETIZERS. $-$$”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great place to catch games or hang out with friends. Excellent downtown location!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Good place to spend some time by the marina and have a refreshing beverage. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“Great for everyone, they have a children’s garden A few miles from our Airbnb”
  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Enjoy fresh seafood, oysters and tropical drinks. Don't let the location fool you. $$-$$$”
  • 19 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Laid back for drinks, good food, and people watching! Ask for Nikki, and tell her Carmen sent you!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Go for Happy Hour and enjoy the views. Otherwise its a bit pricey and better options on the island”
  • 14 locals recommend
Factory
“Some seating inside and some outdoors under the Tiki roof all along the river. Listen to music and take a casual walk along the river boadwalk to the fishing pier. Great happy hour from 4-6. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Watch the fish swim by while eating a great lunch or dinner. Catch a few sailors bringing in their boats at doc side. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“You can sit right by the water, and see lots of sea life. Good food and drink.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Brewery
“Founded in 2013, Sailfish was the first craft brewery in Fort Pierce, Florida. Sailfish Brewing Company is best known for craft beers like Sunrise City IPA, White Marlin Wit, and Tag & Release Amber. Just blocks from our original 1.5-barrel Edgartown brewhouse. Sailfish is now located in a 20-barrel brewhouse and taproom in Downtown Fort Pierce. SERVING HANDCRAFTED PIZZAS, FLATBREADS, AND AN ASSORTMENT OF APPETIZERS. $-$$”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great place to catch games or hang out with friends. Excellent downtown location!”
  • 9 locals recommend

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