The town of Boca Grande on Gasparilla Island flourishes with beach homes, quaint boutiques and the freshest seafood dining. Prestigious families such as the Duponts, Vanderbilts, and other elite visitors have been vacationing in Boca Grande since 1913. Islanders and visitors alike use bicycles and golf carts

as means of transportation to and from Hudson’s (441 N. Park Avenue Boca Grande, FL 33921) the island’s grocery store and to the surrounding downtown. Frequently sought out destinations in Boca Grande are Port Boca Grande Lighthouse Museum ( 880 Belcher Rd, Boca Grande, FL 33921), Banyan Street, Johann Fust Library (1040 10th St W, Boca Grande, FL 33921) and the historic Gasparilla Inn (500 Palm Ave, Boca Grande, FL 33921)

  1. Boca Grande Fishing - The Boca The Boca Grande Fishing Guides Association, Inc. has 39 voting members who are professional guides specializing in various types of fishing, with tarpon being the common bond for almost every member during the world famous Boca Grande tarpon season that exists from late April through July and sometimes into early August. As most know, Boca Grande is known internationally for being the tarpon capital of the world. Our clients come from all walks of life and many places, both in the United States and from foreign countries. Also, our area has some of the finest shallow water inshore fishing and deep-sea offshore fishing to be found. To Find Your Guide: