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

Walk, jog, or bike the North Gulfport portion of the Pinellas Trail

If you do this whole section, from 64th St. S. to 43 St. S., you'll travel about 2 miles. The entire Pinellas Trail stretches 34 miles from St. Petersburg to Tarpon Springs. Most of the Pinellas Trail...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Gulfport

Enjoy a night off and take the kids to Funky Fridays at the Long Center

Start the weekend off right wth some swimming, sports, gym games, and more. Freaky Fridays are a time when kids can hang out with their friends in a safe and surpervised environment with lots to do w...

  • Cost: $$$$Under $100 / person
  • Neighborhood: Belleair

Monkey Around at The Suncoast Primate Sanctuary

See over 70 different animals 70 animals including chimpanzees, orangutans, monkeys, reptiles, tropical birds, and more. Located in sunny Palm Harbor, Florida. The Suncoast Primate Sanctuary is dedica...

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

Journey through time with a Pass-A-Grille sidewalk tour

The Pass-A-Grille Historic District contains almost 100 historic buildings and is one of the liveliest places in St. Pete. Pass-A-Grille tends to be "locals only", so enjoy a peaceful stroll and get...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg

Play Tennis at the McMullen Tennis Complex!

Henry L. McMullen Tennis Complex. The complex features: 7 hard courts, all lighted; 8 clay courts, all lighted; Fitness Course; Lighted practice wall; Locker Room Facilities; Picnic Area; Pro Shop; Ve...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Clearwater

Play fetch at Enterprise Dog Park

Enterprise Dog Park has a looping path, benches, drinking water, a rinse area, and an agility course for dogs to enjoy. Active pet owners make for active pets. Play fetch and run the agility courses...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Countryside

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