DIRECTIONS TO PALM ISLAND: From the intersection of 776 and 775 at Merchants Crossing, go 5 miles south on 775 (Placida Rd) to Panama Blvd, or from intersection of 776 and 771 (Gasparilla Road), go 7.5 miles and continue through light near Boca Grande Causeway for 4 miles north on 775. Look for our signs. Parking is available on street or grassy lot. Walk toward Intracoastal on Panama Blvd to the ferry landing. The ferry runs non-stop. The round trip walk-on ferry fee, $2.00, is discounted for the event and donated to our non-profit association.