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  • Dunedin, FL - A Waterfront Community

    Dunedin, Florida is located on the St. Joseph Sound just off the Gulf Of Mexico and has a rich history in sailing and offers breathtaking sunsets.
  • Home of the Blue Jays

    The Toronto Blue Jays practice here during spring training and offer world class games at the Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. The Dunedin Blue Jays Play here year round.
  • Children's Sprayground

    Dunedin, FL Boasts many parks and attractions for familes to enjoy their visit. Bike on the Pinellas Trail, walk trails in Hammock Park or wach a sunset from Edgewater park on the water front.
  • Caladesi Island Dunedin, FL

    Voted #1 BEACH IN AMERICA. Pristine white sand beaches and natural unspoiled old Florida charm. Available only by boat. Daily ferry trips available.
  • Street Fairs

    Dunedin, Florida is home to many street fairs, open green markets and large events such as Mardi Gras and Wines the Blues.
  • Honeymoon Island

    Dunedin's Beach and Florda's state park offers a perfect way to spend the day on the island.
  • "Dogedin"

    Dunedin, Florida is considered to be one of the best walking towns for both our four legged friends and us too. Dog friendly parks, murals, outdoor doggy dining are just a few examples of our "Dogedin"
  • Dunedin Marina

    The Dunedin Marina allows boaters to come in for the day, week or even the month. We are designated a Green marina.
  • Celtic Culture

    Dunedin, Florida is rich in Celtic history and events. We are home to the Celtic Festival, an award winning pipe band, and New world Celts.
  • Pristine Beaches

    Come and relax on our white sand beaches.
EVENT CALENDAR
September
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Starlight Concert: Studio 10 Band
September
30
Oktoberfest Beer Run (10K & 5K)
September
30
National Public Lands Day
September
30
Dunedin Cup Regatta
October


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Who is Visit Dunedin?

In 2008 several local business volunteers organized under the banner Dunedin Destination Marketing Organization (Dunedin DMO) .  The purpose of the organization was to locate monies through grants and private business donations to enhance tourism for Dunedin as a whole through a marketing program that included print and TV media.   In 2010 we adopted the name Visit Dunedin to mirror the efforts of two other important tourism marketing entities – Visit Florida for our State and Visit St. Pete/Clearwater for our County.   Next we expanded by bringing in more financial partners and volunteers.  We purchased the domain name visitdunedinfl.com and designed a logo to represent our organization.

Our Founding Partners

  • Visit St. Pete/Clearwater
  • Toronto Blue Jays
  • City of Dunedin , FL
  • Downtown Dunedin Merchants Association
  • Dunedin Chamber of Commerce
  • Advantus Leisure Management ( Bon Appetit, Café Alfresco, Café Honeymoon)
  • Dunedin Fine Art Center
  • Honeymoon Island Administration
  • Dunedin Golf Club

Our History

2008

  • 100,000 rack brochures designed, printed and distributed annually in over 700 locations in the tri-county area
  • TV ad produced and broadcast throughout the Tampa Bay area to draw locals and visitors here in July and August
  • ½ page ad designed and inserted into the Visit St. Pete/ Clearwater Visitors Guide
  • Promoted Caladesi and Honeymoon Islands after the designation #1 Beach in America was announced nationwide by Dr. Beach
  • Promotional budget reached $76,000 

2009

  • Redesigned rack brochure and increased distribution to 125,000
  • Produced a second commercial that was shown over 370 times over 6 weeks
  • Worked with the Dunedin Chamber of Commerce to provide expanded website tourism information
  • Assisted with the Chamber of Commerce to set up and install a live tourism webcam with remote control capabilities in our downtown
  • Provided many co-op advertising opportunities for Dunedin businesses
  • Promotional budget reached $65,000

2010

  • Rack brochure distribution continues
  • Established discussions to bring the Jolley Trolley to Dunedin and coordinated the inaugural celebration
  • Coordinated the Dunedin Dine Around with Visit Florida and Visit St. Pete/Clearwater where meeting planners spent $10,000 in Dunedin Dollars
  • Coordinated the Where Guestbook and Quick Guide advertising
  • Promotional budget reached $65,000

2011

  • Brochure distribution continued and updated design
  • Where Guest Book and Quick Guide advertising updated and expanded
  • Branding assistance and financial contribution to the City
  • Jolley Trolley financial assistance to the City
  • Jolley Trolley advertising to draw visitors here
  • Destination Magazine Ads and Dunedin Exposure
  • Planned Promotional budget $94,000 
    ($68,000 achieved)

2012

  • Assisited Chamber of Commerce and City of Dunedin to establish a free WIFI zone for downtown tourists.
  • Contracted for a new tourism website visitdunedinfl.com
  • Continued brochure printing and distribution
  • Held meetings to bring outside corridors into our marketing plan.
  • Set groundwork for major online marketing plan for new web site visitdunedinfl.com
  • Explored outside advertising opportunities at our international airport

OUR SUCCESS!!

Over $200,000 dollars invested into tourism promotion to date
Measurable increases to Honeymoon Island and Caladesi Island, creating record visitor numbers
Substantial increases to Dunedin Chamber’s visitor center and website
Over $150,000 in volunteer labor hours from the committee members
Over 500,000 Dunedin brochures distributed in Pinellas, Pasco and Hillsborough Counties 

 Thank you to our current partners-
Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater
Toronto Blue Jays
City of Dunedin
Downtown Dunedin Merchants Association
Dunedin Chamber of Commerce
Dunedin Fine Art Center
Advantus Leisure Management
Dunedin Golf Club
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Beso del Sol
MJ Fashions & Gifts
My Favorite Things
The Celtic Shop of Dunedin
AdSharp
Barbara Flowers
Kelly’s, Chic a Boom Room & Blur
The Living Room/Dunedin Smokehouse
Maurice Jewelry Design
Palm Latitudes
Orange Blossom Creative Group
Off Broadway Salon
Michael’s Hair Designs
Nancy’s Fancy
Zucker and Zucker Marketing
Honeymoon Island Administration



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