Hutchinson Island is situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River Lagoon. Attractions on the north barrier island include diving among shipwrecks at Pepper Park, surfing and fishing at the Ft. Pierce Inlet State Recreation Area, and visiting the National Navy SEAL Museum. South Hutchinson Island offers the St. Lucie County Aquarium, Pelican Yacht Club, and a multitude of dining and entertainment venues.
The beaches of Hutchinson Island are a great place to swim, sunbathe, surf, and simply relax. Numerous public parks and beach entrances provide convenient access. Nearby Downtown Fort Pierce is a local hub of activity. The area is home to the city marina, a riverfront park, and a renowned Sunrise Theatre. Enjoy dining, shopping, spa services, art galleries, and much more. Downtown Fort Pierce also hosts several events including Friday Fest, the Sandy Shoes Festival, art shows, and farmers’ markets. Residents and visitors alike enjoy a year-round calendar of festivities. The St. Lucie County International Airport is conveniently located minutes away and offers convenient Customs clearances and award-winning Fixed Base Operator.