A Warm Welcome To Historic Kenwood!

Located just west of downtown St. Petersburg, Florida, Historic Kenwood is a charming neighborhood filled with historic bungalows and tree-lined brick streets. We enthusiastically embrace the arts, and we actively cultivate an authentic, friendly culture where people are welcoming, diverse, and engaged. Click here to see a short video produced by the City of St. Petersburg.

Our neighborhood association  actively promotes a wide range of activities aimed at making Historic Kenwood a better and better place to live and work. There's a lot to see on this website, so please take a few minutes to get to know us and all the things we do. We're always seeking volunteers who bring fresh ideas and good energy. Come get involved!

We have a neighborhood forum on Nextdoor.

To see a listing of some of the properties for sale and rent in the neighborhood, click here.

To read about our new and exciting "Kenwood Exchange" please click here and look for #2

Here is a link to our 2016 NUSA winning video. 
NUSA awarded the first place prize in the Physical Revitalization category of the NOTY competition to the Historic Kenwood Neighborhood Association in St. Petersburg, Fla. The neighborhood's Partnership Program brings together neighborhoods and local community vounteers with physically- and/or financially-challenged homeowners to make much-needed exterior home repairs and yard clean-ups. In 2015, the program revitalized six Historic Kenwood homes and assisted two adjoining neighborhoods to begin similar programs. Click here.

Pinot in the Park

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 7:00pm

Join us for a selection of wines from some of the finest pinot noir and grigio producing regions the world over. Idyllic Seminole Park in Historic Kenwood will again host this enchanted evening under the stars with a premium selection of pinot noir paired with Pacific-Northwest style salmon bake. http://pinotinthepark.org/

Old Seminole Heights Home Tour

Sunday, April 2, 2017 -
11:30am to 5:00pm

If you like our annual BungalowFest home tour, try this 19th annual event in our sister neighborhood just over the bridge.
http://oldseminoleheights.org/old-seminole-heights-annual-home-tour/

General Association Meeting

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 7:00pm

One great aspect of living in St Petersburg is having Major League Soccer right downtown! Come hear Rowdies CEO Lee Cohen update us on our Rowdies and big plans for the future! Also, Historic Kenwood's Bob Jeffrey will share efforts to provide input and guidance with the revision of the NT-2 Zoning regulations - and our goal to maintain the character and charm of our neighborhood! Food will be provided this month by Casita Taqueria. Metro Wellness Center 3251- 3rd Avenue N. Food and refreshments will be served.

Kenwood Kidz

Saturday, April 8, 2017 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

PIRATES, POKEMON, and PICTURES Saturday, April 8, 11 AM-1 PM Yo ho lassies, laddies 'n parents or caregivers! Raise ye sails 'n gather pirates at our next Kenwood Kidz event on Saturday, April 8 in Historic Kenwood"s Seminole Park, 30th Street and 3rd Avenue North for a scurvy pirate parrrty and Treasure Hunt with a twist. The treasure we be seeking are collectable Pokeman figures! We'll also be making pirate masks (thanks to Cindy Nichols for the donations) ...

Porch Party

Friday, April 14, 2017 - 7:00pm

The Metros - Nick, Angela, Nicholas/16 and Eileen/14 - are new to Kenwood at 2163 2nd Ave. N. “We lived most recently in Redington Shores (we’re not beach people) and in downtown St. Pete on our boat (we ARE boat people). Nicholas is a homeschooled competitive swimmer; Eileen goes to Walden School. Both want to meet Kenwood teens. We love our new home and neighborhood!

The Bunny Is Coming.........

Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:00am

This year’s hunt will be on Saturday, rain or shine, on the day before Easter, in our park at 2900-3rd. Ave. N. Bring your little one and a basket. The Easter Bunny will be there for pictures. Please think about helping us by donating some candy filled eggs, baskets with candy/toys or a stuffed animal. Last year we had over 100 children and all got a basket full of eggs and a toy or animal. Please drop off any donations to: Bill ‘n’ Sue at 2420-7th. Ave. N.

Spotlight on Crime – Crime Watch Program

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 6:30pm

With the recent reports and concerns about crime in the neighborhood, we put together an informative Crime Watch event. Please plan to attend our program to be held on Wednesday, April 19th at 6:30 pm at Metro Wellness, 3241 3rd Ave N. St. Pete Police Department's Officer Mark Williams will lead the class, focusing on tips to reduce crime and assure safety. This is a great opportunity for you to bring your questions and concerns to have them addressed.

Neighborhood Yard Sale

Saturday, April 22, 2017 -
8:00am to 1:00pm

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure! If you would like to have your garage/yard sale included on the neighborhood map the charge is $5. Maps will be available for pick up at the Bula Kafe (2500 - 5th Ave. N.) the day of the sale and online the day before. Please drop off or mail your $5 dollars to 2624 Burlington Ave. N. Don’t forget to include your name, address, and a brief description of items for sale.

Pajama “Porch Party” Brunch

Sunday, April 23, 2017 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Toby Anderson and Frank Clemente invite everyone to the official launch of the very first Historic Kenwood Pajama ‘Porch Party’ Brunch on Sunday, April 23rd, from 11 AM to 2 PM. Toby and Frank are bringing this "new monthly tradition" to Historic Kenwood and also will be celebrating all April Historic Kenwoodian birthdays (including Frank's)! Many neighbors will remember the now-legendary holiday Porch Party at Clemerston Place in December, with no stops barred, dazzling light displays, snow and a record Porch Party attendance.

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