Palm Harbor is a mid-size community in Pinellas County nestled between Lake Tarpon and the Gulf of Mexico.
Downtown Palm Harbor hosts many small shops and eateries along with a handful of historic buildings. Scattered among the city are national chain restaurants and retailers. Palm Harbor is known for its numerous festivals and craft fairs. Palm Harbor's First Friday Celebrations is a popular community event with rides and games for the children, dining from the many local restaurants and local artists and crafters displaying and selling their wares. The annual Taste of Palm Harbor festival is held the first Sunday in October.
The Palm Harbor real estate market includes beachside homes, golf course estates, cottages and condos.
Palm Harbor has various recreational amenities for use by citizens and visitors. The area is home to John Chesnut, Sr. Park and Stansell Park, which overlooks St. Joseph's Sound. The Palm Harbor Community Services District also manages several sport complexes in the community: Steve Putnam Park, Palm Field and Sunderman Recreation Complex. There is also an active community center in Palm Harbor with programs for youths and teens, youth summer camps and community services.
The nearby beaches, part of the Pinellas County park system, are popular for swimming, windsurfing, picnics, boating and watching the beautiful sunsets over the Gulf of Mexico.
Palm Harbor Parks & Recreation
Honeymoon Island State Park
Palm Harbor is home to Innisbrook Resort & Spa. The resort offers four unique courses including the famous Copperhead Course, which hosts the PGA Tour’s annual Valspar Championship.
The city has its own library, the Palm Harbor library on Nebraska Avenue, and is also
part of the Pinellas Public Library Cooperative.
Public district schools are operated by Pinellas County Schools.
Pinellas County Schools
Highland Lakes Elementary
Palm Harbor Middle
Palm Harbor University High
The Athenian Academy
New Horizons Country Day School
Palm Harbor Montessori
Santina Bay Academy
Suncoast Waldorf School
Westlake Christian School