Madeira Beach is a Gulf of Mexico beach city just located west of Saint Petersburg. Madeira Beach is famous for John’s Pass Village and Boardwalk which is located on the Intracoastal Waterway, and divides 'Mad Beach' and neighboring Treasure Island. John's Pass has a variety of Festivals and special activities, as well as restaurants, jet ski rentals, boat Rentals, paddle board, shopping, arcade, arts, clothing, and jewelry. John's Pass is home to an active commercial fishing community and is home to Old Salt Fishing Foundation, one of the largest fishing clubs in Florida. The 'Old Salts' host family-friendly festivals to raise funds to support research and data collection of fish in the surrounding Gulf of Mexico.