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

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

Play laser tag at Xtreme Fun Center

Hit the area's largest laser tag arena for individual or team games at Xtreme Fun Center. Laser tag is an area indoor favorite — and not just for for kids. Sure, it's physical, but the tactical confi...

  • Cost: $$Under $20 / person
  • Neighborhood: Largo

Ballroom dance at the Sunshine Senior Center

Ballroom dancing is fun for people of all ages. Learn the moves and steps with friendly instructors, then practice on your own with your partner. Pretty soon, you'll be twisting and strutting your way...

  • Cost: $Under $10 / person
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg (Downtown)

Stroll Through the Botanical Gardens in Largo

With over 30 acres of cultivated gardens and 90 acres of natural areas, the Florida Botanical Gardens are a unique local treasure. Discover Florida's wildlife, habitats and why our natural areas are s...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Belleair

Weaver Park - Outdoor Fitness Zone

Dunedin Parks & Recreation has just installed a new “Fit Zone” at Weaver Park. This fun and exciting outdoor exercise equipment is free, simple to use for all ages and abilities,...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Dunedin

Shoot hoops at Campbell Park

Only 2.1 miles from James B. Sanderlin IB World School, teens can walk or ride bikes to Campbell Park Recreation Center after school. Shoot baskets, play one-on-one with a friend, or pick up a rigorou...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg

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