Capital of Fun

Why our fun is funner

When you're moving, you're living

Swap some sedentary dead time for real live play and you'll ignite the pleasure center of the brain. Yeah, the scientists are still debating whether it's endorphins or serotonin or whatever, but really, who cares? In study after study, people report feeling better and more relaxed after physical activity. It may even slow aging and put off Alzheimer's.


Discover Fun in Pinellas

Play a round of disc golf at Azalea Recreation Center

Only 0.8 miles from Azalea and 1.6 miles from Tyrone Middle schools, grab your friends and walk or bike on over to Azalea Recreation Center! The center offers lots of fun, heart-pumping activities inc...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Tyrone

Go fishing at Ed C Wright Park

Bring your fishing pole and get ready to have fun because Ed C Wright park is one of Pinellas' only parks open for fishing. Fishing stretches your body and gets your arms and legs moving. And it's a g...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Clearwater

Hit a home run at Campbell Park

Only 2.1 miles from James B. Sanderlin IB World School, this park is the perfect place to practice your swing with friends after school. This park features 1 lighted regulation size baseball field and...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg

Play soccer at E.C. Moore Complex

The E.C. Moore Complex offers picnic areas, a football/soccer field, and walking trails. Adult softball is also featured at the complex. Playing soccer is a great way to relieve stress, socialize, a...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Gateway

Stroll through North Straub Park

North Straub Park is a low-key, relaxing, city park in downtown St Pete. With a large grassy area, shaded benches, and a curving walkway across from the yacht basin, North Straub is beautiful. There i...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg (Downtown)

Play tennis at the Willis S. Johns Recreation Center

Located about 1 mile from Saftey Harbor Middle, this center is the perfect spot for teens to walk or ride bikes to after school. Bring your best racquet and a good pair of shoes for tennis lessons at...

  • Cost: $$$Under $50 / person
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg

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