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

Tommy's Produce Inc

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Tarpon Springs

Canoe your way around Lake Tarpon at John Chesnut Sr. Park

The park contains something for everyone. There is a variety of wildlife for nature enthusiasts, and recreation is in abundance with thirteen grills, a boat ramp, dog park, and softball field. Walk th...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Palm Harbor

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

Play all day at the North Greenwood Recreation Center

Play all day at this multipurpose recreation complex. You can take a swim lesson at the aquatic center, shoot hoops with your friends in one of the two onsite gymnasiums, even bring the kids to hang i...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Belleair

Shoot hoops at Lake Vista Recreation Center

Only half a mile from Bay Point Middle School, teens can walk or ride bikes to Lake Vista Recreation Center after school. Shoot baskets, play one-on-one with a friend, or pick up a rigorous full-court...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Pinellas Point

The Fresh Market (St. Petersburg)

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg

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