Welcome to Ponte Vedra Beach Vacation
and Visitors Guide
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida is known for it's beautiful beach and resorts. Besides it's beach, Ponte Vedra Beach is also known for golf, tennis and boating. Ponte Vedra has the laid back feel of a small town with the flavor of sophistication found in larger more well know and crowded beach communities.
Ponte Vedra Beach boasts beaches that are among the most beautiful in Florida. Ponte Vedra Beach has seaside resorts and private escapes that sit among the oaks and groves of palmettos. Freshwater streams, creeks and lagoons run through the area adding to the natural beauty of the beaches.
Ponte Vedra Beach is southeast of downtown Jacksonville and north of St. Augustine is an upscale tourist resort best known for golf. Home of the ATP Tour, the PGA Tour, and The Players Championship which is played at The Tournament Players Club at Sawgrass. The Ponte Vedra Beach area is home to some of the most prestigious and scenic golf courses in the world. The area's courses attract professional tournaments including the PGA TOUR’S “fifth” major, THE PLAYERS Championship, with a multi-million dollar purse. Ponte Vedra Beach has 135 professional caliber holes and is acclaimed as the Pebble Beach of the East Coast. Ponte Vedra Beach's signature course is acclaimed as "the seventh best resort course in America by Golf Digest, is the 6,857-yard TPC at Sawgrass Stadium Course with its notoriously difficult island green, one of the "World's Most Photographed Holes.”
Vacations don't live by sand and golf alone. Ponte Vedra Beach has many other activities available including deep sea and freshwater fishing charters, sailing charters and rentals, wind surfing, jet-ski rentals and more.
No vacation is compete without indulging in some shopping. The Ponte Vedra Beach area is home to many upscale shops and stores that carry the latest in styles and fashions.
We know there is plenty to do but don't forget to eat. The Ponte Vedra Beach area has a wide variety of casual and fine dining are available throughout the area.
Please feel free to use the Ponte Vedra Beach Vacation and Visitors Guide to plan you dream vacation and don't forget to pack the sunscreen.
Ponte Vedra Beach Events
CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL
March 28-30: WJCT and the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall will host a 3-day Classic Film Festival at the Concert Hall, 1050 A1A North, in Ponte Vedra Beach. On March 28, an opening reception will include jazz music at 7 p.m. with John Thomas. Thomas has shared the stage with such notables as Dizzy Gillespie, Buddy DeFranco, Russell George and Teddy Washington. At 8 p.m., “Citizen Kane” will be on screen, a 1941 American drama film directed, co-written, produced by and starring Orson Welles. On March 29, “The Wizard of Oz” will be on screen at 2 p.m., followed by “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington” at 5 p.m. At 8 p.m., “The Big Sleep” will play, starring Humphrey Bogart as detective Philip Marlowe and Lauren Bacall as the female lead in a story about the "process of a criminal investigation, not its results." On March 30, “Notorious” will be on screen at 2 p.m. Go to pvconcerthall.com
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