Indian Shores Beach WeddingAt Tiki Gardens
Indian Shores Beach Weddings
at Tiki Gardens
Tiki Gardens Beach Access is a favorite with our beach wedding couples The nature preserve across the street appeals to nature lovers of all ages. It offers a tranquil beach & a landscaped public access area. Parking, showers & restrooms are located across the street. There are many private condo residences in this quiet town, providing a relaxed atmosphere for Indian Shores Beach Weddings.
Indian Shores Beach Map
Indian Shores Beach
Sunset weddings start one hour prior to the sun hitting the horizon. This provides ample time for the ceremony, followed by the beautiful, colorful sunset photographs.
Our Wedding Concierge will provide you w/a list of local hotels, banquet halls & restaurants near the community of Indian Shores Beach.
Public transportation system: Provided by PSTA, the Suncoast Beach Trolley & Freebeachrides.com
Check the average temperature of your wedding day here: www.almanac.com
Public beach accesses are the most popular wedding location choice. Our Wedding Concierge will assist you to find the perfect public beach access nearest your lodging.
This beach requires a $125 permit fee when booking an equipment wedding. We will guide you through the permitting process. As we have all the proper insurance requirements, we are able to service all 24 miles of our beautiful Florida Gulf Coast. See our favorite Florida beach wedding locations here.
The parking lot across from our favorite Indian Shores beach access was once a tropically landscaped tourist attraction called “Tiki Gardens.” It featured a pond, birds & a souvenir shop.
Indian’s Shore’s motto is “a great place to live.” It is a clean & quaint beach-front community located on a barrier island just west of Seminole, St Petersburg & Tampa, Florida. It is bordered by the beach communities of Indian Rocks Beach to the north and Redington Shores to the south. For those who love shoppers, there are boutiques & other stores. Waterfront restaurants cater to the casual as well as formal diners.
The St Pete Dining Yacht (to the south) and the Clearwater Beach Yacht & Party Boat (to the north) are located 35 – 40 minutes away. Click here for details.
Restaurants for after wedding gatherings near Tiki Gardens Beach Access include The Salt Rock Grill, Mango’s (inside the Doubletree Beach Resort by Hilton) & The Pub Waterfront Restaurant.
Area: 0.9 square miles
Distance from Tampa International Airport: 26 miles
Distance from St Pete/Clearwater Airport: 13 miles
Distance from Orlando: 2 hours
The Suncoast Sea Bird Sanctuary
Indian Shores is home to the Suncoast Sea Bird Sanctuary is a non-profit agency dedicated to the care and release of injured birds native to the Gulf Coast. These birds include grey heron, white egret, skimmers, owls, seagulls & pelicans. This unique beachfront aviary rescue is the largest wild bird hospital and bird sanctuary in the United States.
Up to 5,000 birds are admitted each year. Some of the Sanctuary’s permanent residents have even starred in Disney films. Over 100,000 visitors tour this central Florida waterside attraction each year to enjoy its educational &, photo opportunities, gift shop and bird watching.
Founded in 1971 by zoologist Ralph Heath, the Sancuary is staffed by experienced professionals and dedicated volunteers. Similar to a human hospital, it is equipped with emergency facilities, a surgical center, and indoor and outdoor rehabilitation areas.
One of the Sanctuary’s biggest success story is in the captive breeding & releasing of the eastern brown pelican. The innovative breeding program and groundbreaking rehabilitation techniques have been featured in The New York Times, The Smithsonian, 20/20 , The Today Show and On The Road With Charles Kuralt,. Over the years the Sanctuary has been firmly established itself as a Central Florida attraction.