Tradition in Port St. Lucie, Florida is a master-planned, mixed-use community located in the heart of one of America’s fastest growing regions – Port St. Lucie, in St. Lucie County – along Florida’s Treasure Coast.
Tradition Florida, which opened in 2003, is an 8,300 acre master-planned community with a variety of mixed uses and the creation of approximately 30,000 jobs at full build-out.
The unique master-planned community of Tradition Florida captures the charm of America’s small towns of yesterday and combines that with the amenities today’s home buyers expect. Following the guidelines of New Urbanism, Tradition’s varied neighborhoods surround a central retail district. So, great shopping and dining are just a short stroll or bike ride from most homes. You don’t need to start the car and drive miles for every errand.
It hosts a number of events throughout the year – Chow Down Food Trucks on the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month, seasonal festivals like Italian Festival, 4th of July activities, the annual Holiday Lights, New Years Eve celebration and many other events and activities.
Tradition currently has approximately 3,000 residences, is home to Palm Pointe Educational Research School at Tradition, an innovative K-8 lab/charter school operated in partnership with Florida Atlantic University and the School Board of St. Lucie County, Renaissance Charter School at Tradition a tuition-free public charter school for students in grades K-8, a 600,000 SF power center anchored by Target, a neighborhood mixed use center anchored by a 112,421 SF Publix Supermarket, restaurants, shops and offices and a new 300-bed hospital opened their first phase of 90 beds December 18, 2013 and construction on the second phase, adding another 90 beds should be completed in early 2018. For additional information go to: www.martinhealth.org/t2.