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

Take a Walk of Fame

Located at the west side entrance to Tropicana Field -- one of Pinellas County's most recognizable landmarks -- check out memorabilia from dozens of sports legends from the Tampa Bay metro area - incl...

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

Explore the history of St. Petersburg's Waterfront on a guided walking tour

This tour starts with a brief history of early St. Petersburg before making its way to St. Petersburg's spectacular waterfront where tour goers will learn about civic visionaries and the transformatio...

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

Come Splash in the Sprayground at Cypress Forest Park!

Oldsmar's Cypress Forest Park has a 1,500 square foot sprayground with shooting and cascading water that is open daily from April to October. Playing in the water is both active and fun!

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Belleair

Practice your free-throw at Bartlett Park

Only located 1.8 miles from James B. Sanderlin IB World School & 1.6 miles from John Hopkins Middle, teens can walk or ride bikes to Bartlett Park at Frank W. Pierce Rec Center after school. Shoot bas...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg

"Learn to Swim" Lessons for All!

St Pete Beach Recreation Department offers a complete Learn-to-Swim Program to meet the needs of the entire community. Classes are offered for all ages from infants to Seniors. Classes are offered fro...

  • Cost: $$$Under $50 / person
  • Neighborhood: South Pinellas beaches

Take an Alligator Walk at Boyd Hill

Learn facts about Alligator Mississippiensis as you search for this ancient critter in the preserve's wetlands. alligators aren't green! Come see what we mean in our wetlands! Exploration...outdoors....

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

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