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Demens Landing Park

Address: Bayshore Dr. & 2nd Ave. S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
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Shelby, Montana
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68 reviews 68 reviews
18 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Great place to park for lunch. Great for sitting and listening to the waves and viewing the sailboats. Not to be missed

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Austin, Texas
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37 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

this is the southenmost of the downtown bayfront parks. It extends out into the bay as there are boats docked on the side of it. There's a good playground for small kids here.

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florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
8 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

One of the best things about coming to st Pete by boat is that you have the city marina , the park the ships store , fuel and walk thru the park into all those restaurants and even have outdoor plays in season.

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st. petersburg, fl
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It was a Russian emigre who laid the rails and brought his rolling stock into a sand-street fishing hamlet in the 1880s. Pyotr Demenivitch won a legendary coin-flip with the owner of the land, and thus got to name the crossroads after his somewhat grander hometown -- St. Petersburg. His only public memorial is this small, waterfront park with a... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The park has a boat launch, marina and a playground. My favorite part about this park is the tribute statue to fallen officers. I appreciate the city of St. Pete for dedicating such a beautiful spot to the fallen officers. They will always be remembered, never forgotten.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
20 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I attended a production of Hair a few years ago and it was wonderful to see it outside. It brought back a good vibration of past outdoor events. May need bug spray...

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Orlando, Florida
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94 reviews 94 reviews
46 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We walked through here during our own walking tour of downtown St. Pete. Nice park along the water next to marina and small plan airport. Plenty of space for kids & dogs to run around. We thought Vinoy Park was a little nicer but this was still nice to walk through, have a picnic, etc.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

My hubs and I meet here for lunch and sit and watch the water. We bring a salad or sushi from Publix and enjoy the St Pete weather. Love this place.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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168 reviews 168 reviews
41 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Shakespeare in the Park is performed here and several other events. It is located at the end of 1st Street S. This is where The St Petersburg Yacht Club sailing team is located. Place for kids to swing and slide.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

I have seen plays and concerts in this park. It is very intimate and quaint. Bring your own chairs or blanket and enjoy the play or concert.

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