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

Serve, dig, set, and spike with the social volleyball group at Ross Norton Recreation Complex

Like volleyball, but not a competitive league? Try the social volleyball group at Ross Norton Recreation Complex. This drop-in activity is great for adults who want to work on their game, or just ha...

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

Practice your serve at Bartlett Park

Only located 1.8 miles from James B. Sanderlin IB World School & 1.6 miles from John Hopkins Middle, you could walk or ride your bike to Bartlett Park at Frank W. Pierce Rec Center. With 4 lighted ten...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg

Work out at the free fitness station at Crest Lake Park

Take your canine best friend to the Doggie Days Dog Park, walk a one-mile or .6 mile loop around the lake, let the kids enjoy the playground or work out at the fitness course. After jogging a mile, gi...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Clearwater

Woodcarving, Wood Burning and Painting on Wood

Instruction in woodcarving to include shallow and deep relief and caricature and realistic. Instruction in wood burning to include the art of using a hot tool to draw on wood. Join anytime. Ages 18 an...

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

Take a Night Hike at McGough Nature Park!

Monthly night hikes! Take a guided walk through the woods, seeking out nocturnal animals such as raccoons, owls, opossums, bats and more. Flashlights are optional. Donations are kindly accepted. Prer...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Largo

Dance to Live Music at NOVA

License To Thrill - Helios Jazz Orchestra 18-piece Helios Jazz Band performs with special guest singers, including Bryan Hughes and American Idol star Michael Lynche. 3rd Tuesday of the month. Live m...

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

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