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We are an ocean to river community with a unique sense of place. If you have not stopped by in a while, you will be overcome with awe at the streetscape transformation with its pedestrian friendly Town Center. We are celebrating our 10th year anniversary as a Florida Main Street community.
Come enjoy & explore !
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A replica of Ponce de Leon's ship, El Espiritu, will make its maiden voyage to the Vilano Beach Pier on April 5, 2014 to continue the celebration of Florida's history in our area. The public is invited to the first Saturday Sunset Celebration with additional festivities by the St. George Street Players and more!
This will be the first of an annual event every April to commemorate the landing.
On April 2, 2013 The GTM Research Reserve held a dedication ceremony of a Statue of Ponce de Leon. Interpretive signs are located at the North Beach Access - North Latitude 30 degrees and 8 minutes.
April 2, 2013
Ponce de Leon – Chad Light portraying Ponce De Leon – VIVA FLORIDA
Video Interview - Vilano Beach Main Street - Sept 2013
Site of the 2013 Florida State Main Street Conference - Sept 2013
First Coast News Report - June 2013
Take a bird's eye view of our coastal community...some fun for everyone !!!
Aerial View of Vilano Town Center - May 2013