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

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

First Friday of the month. Start the weekend off right with some swimming, sports, gym games, and more. Funky Fridays are a time when kids can hang out with their friends in a safe and supervised env...

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

Unleash at the Paw Playground at Fort Desoto Dog Park

Come on in with your pooch pal to the Paw Playground. This dog park has large fenced areas for both large and small dogs, including dog showers for those hot days. Perfect for active dogs and pet-own...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: South Pinellas beaches

Take a walk on the wild side in Sawgrass Lake Park

The 400 acre park features a mile-long boardwalk and dirt trail, offering an opportunity to see wildlife in their natural settings. Boardwalks and nature trails provide a gorgeous view for visitors. A...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg

Practice your serve at Walter Fuller Park

Located only 1 mile from Bay Point Middle, Walter Fuller Park is the perfect place to practice your serve with friends after school. This park features 4 lighted tennis courts. Tennis is a great sport...

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Tyrone

Play tennis at the Willis S. Johns Recreation Center

Located about 1 mile from Saftey Harbor Middle, this center is the perfect spot for teens to walk or ride bikes to after school. Bring your best racquet and a good pair of shoes for tennis lessons at...

  • Cost: $$$Under $50 / person
  • Neighborhood: St. Petersburg

Tommy's Produce Inc

  • Cost: FREE
  • Neighborhood: Tarpon Springs

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