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

Unwind with a long walk on the beach at Sand Key Park

This beautiful park has two distinct areas—a beach and a park. In the park proper are two picnic shelters with grills, a playground, and a dog park. So bring your dog for a walk through the sand along...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: North Pinellas beaches

Cannonball into the Northwest Pool at J.W. Cate Recreation Center

Looking for a way to cool off with friends on the weekend? Go swimming at Northwest Pool at J.W. Cate Recreation Center. This pool is located only 0.9 miles from Tyrone Middle and 2.3 miles from Azale...

  • Cost: $Under $10 / person
  • Neighborhood: Tyrone

Bike, Boat, and Specialty Cycle Rentals

Come visit Wheel Fun Rentals for something fun and fit to do outdoors in Pinellas County. For more than 25 years, we’ve offered ways for friends and families to get outdoors, put down the electronics,...

  • Cost: $$Under $20 / person
  • Neighborhood: Tarpon Springs

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

Get in Shape at the Abs Structure Workout

A complete body sculpting workout that will heat up the intensity and target muscles that include upper abs, obliques and hard to reach lower abs. Note: Class will be canceled for April and May with...

  • Cost: $Under $10 / person
  • Neighborhood: Largo

Art for the Heart Creative Painting

Local artist Caroline Duvoe teaches her students a fast and easy technique called “Action Painting,” a style that provides instant gratification as well as a creative outlet. In Caroline’s class you...

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

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