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TAMPA AREA

Amalie Arena
401 Channelside Dr., Tampa, FL 33602
813-301-6500  amaliearena.com

World-Class Experience At Every Game
The Tampa Bay Times Forum recently reinvented itself with over $40 million in improvements that have clearly revolutionized the industry. Come enjoy Florida’s premier entertainment venue, home of the 2004 Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay Lightning and Tampa Bay Storm – five-time Arena Football Champion.

Cruise Port Tampa Bay 
1101 Channelside Dr., Tampa, FL 33602
800-741-2297  porttb.com

Year ‘Round and Seasonal Cruises
Embark on a cruise from downtown Tampa to exotic locations in the Western Caribbean such as Belize, Honduras, Grand Cayman and Mexico. Select an itinerary from 4 to 14 days that meets your schedule on one of the top cruise lines in the world. Enhance your stay in Tampa Bay with a cruise that will create a lifetime memory. Give Tampa a try and see what the area has for you!

EBoats Tampa
333 South Franklin St Tampa, FL 33602
M-Su 8am – 10pm
813-767-2245  eboatstampa.com

Relaxing And Eco-Friendly
Virtually silent, easy to operate, environmentally friendly, comfortable and a unique way to enjoy Tampa. Rent one of our electric boats today and experience Tampa in a whole new way. Our boats are very easy to operate and we provide a brief orientation to make sure you are comfortable. Our guests have described it “like driving a golf cart on the water.” We also offer Captains at $30.00 an hour.

The Florida Aquarium
701 Channelside Dr., Tampa, FL  33602
M-Su 9:30am – 5pm
813-273-4000  flaquarium.org 

Getting Involved
Accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums. this large scale 250,000 square foot aquarium is publicly operated as a 501 not-for-profit organization. Come see why it is ranked as one of the Top 10 Aquariums in the country by Trip Advisor as well as one of the Top 5 “Kid-Friendly Aquariums” by Parents Magazine!

Fox Hollow Golf Club
10050 Robert Trent Jones Parkway, Trinity, FL 34655
Call For Hours
727-376-6333  golfthefox.com

Tampa’s Finest Semi-Private Golf Country Club
Designed by the world-famous golf course architect Robert Trent Jones Sr. Fox Hollow Golf Club has hosted local qualifiers for the US Open as well as qualifying for the PGA Tour’s Valspar Championship. The par 71 championship layout winds through gently  rolling terrain, large oaks and many lakes. Excellent  course conditions, competitive prices and friendly service.

Lexington Oaks
26133 Lexington Oaks Blvd., Wesley Chapel, FL 34747
Call For Hours
813-907-7270  lexoaks.com

Best Golf Value in Tampa Bay
Located just 25 minutes from downtown Tampa in Wesley Chapel, Lexington Oaks is known for its great course conditions and reasonable prices. The challenging layout includes a multitude of lakes and wetlands. The tough par three holes and great finishing holes gives this course its hole-in-one character. A great course for every level of player. Enjoy the beautiful club house and restaurant.

Museum Of Science And Industry (MOSI)
4801 E Fowler Ave., Tampa, FL 33617
M-F 10am – 5pm; Sa-Su 10am – 6pm
813-987-6000  mosi.org

Museum For All
MOSI is a non-profit, community-based institution and educational resource that is dedicated to advancing public interest, knowledge and understanding of science, industry and technology. MOSI’s core ideology is to make a difference in people’s lives by making science real for people of all ages and backgrounds. MOSI seek to meet the needs of a growing  and vibrant community.

STRAZ Center For Performing Arts
1010 N W.C. MacInnes Place, Tampa, FL 33602
813-229-7827  strazcenter.org 

Anything Can Happen!
The STRAZ Center inspires audiences and artists to dream and discover, to create and celebrate. The beauty and importance of the STRAZ Center has been that it’s bigger than any one performance or genre. It’s a stunning community destination that offers a gamut of live performances

Tampa Bay Downs
11225 Race Track Road, Tampa, FL 33626
Call For Hours
813-855-4401  tampabaydowns.com

Live Racing – Simulcast Action – Poker – Golf
A Premier multi-entertainment destination on Florida’s West Coast for thoroughbred racing. Visit The Silks Poker Room with high stakes action to test out your real “poker face.” Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner are available throughout the facility. Families can hang out in the picnic area during the races. There truly is something for everybody at Tampa Bay Downs.

Tampa Bay City Pass
Participating Attractions
888-330-5008  citypass.com/tampa 

Get 53% Off Tampa’s Top Attractions!
Saved 53% on combined admission to Bush Gardens Tampa Bay and four additional area attractions including The Florida Aquarium, Tampa’s Lowery Park Zoo, Clearwater Marine Aquarium and your choice between the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) or the Chihuly Collection. CITYPASS is valid for 9 consecutive days beginning with the first use.

Tampa Bay Grand Prix
3404 Cragmont Drive, Tampa, FL  33602
Call For Hours
813-341-6300  Tampabaygp.com 

A Real Racing Experience For All
Tampa Bay Grand Prix is an indoor go karting facility with two locations in the Tampa Bay area. Race with  our electric Italian Pro-karts that reach speeds of up to 50 mph. We have the fastest karts around! Our Clearwater/ St. Pete location has a single track and our Tampa location has two different tracks with two different rotations and challenges. Walk-in racers are welcome seven days a week.

Whispering Oaks Winery 

10934 N. CR 475, Oxford, FL 34484
Open Daily 11am – 7pm
352-748-0449  winesofflorida.com

Blueberry Wine – Delicious and Healthy!
Creating all natural wines with the freshest Florida blueberries to make a great blend of delicious nectar that tantalizes and teases the taste buds. Blessed with a pioneering spirit, we are creating a unique blend of vino. Our product is created with fresh blueberries harvested and fermented with care to create a unique  table wine that is far from ordinary. A “must stop” for wine tasting in Florida!

ST. PETERSBURG AREA

City of St. Petersburg Municipal Services Center
14th St N, St Petersburg, FL 33701
727-893-7171  stpete.org 

Sun And Fun!
Along with beautiful beaches, St. Petersburg attracts visitors with the Salvador Dali Museum, the Chihuly Collection, and Fort De Soto Park. The city, which  glimmers between the Gulf of Mexico and Tampa Bay, is known for its warm weather and delightful breezes. It offers an array of interactive, art, science and natural attractions while its beaches offer major fun in the sun.

Florida Holocaust Museum
55 5th St. S., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Open Daily 10am – 5pm
727-820-0100  flholocaustmuseum.org

Remember. Educate. Empower.
The Florida Holocaust Museum honors the memory of millions of innocent men, women and children who suffered or died in the Holocaust. The Museum is dedicated to teaching the members of all races & cultures the inherent worth & dignity of human life in order to prevent future genocides. Many of the  Museum’s public programs, exhibition openings & events take  place in Kane’s Furniture Hall.

The Florida Orchestra
244 2nd Avenue N. Suite 420, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Call For Dates And Times
727-892-3331  floridaorchestra.org 

Nothing Beats Live Music
The Florida Orchestra is recognized as Tampa Bay’s leading performing arts institution, one of the leading professional symphony orchestras in Florida and one of the best orchestras in America. TFO performs nearly 100 concerts annually around Tampa, Clearwater and St. Pete. Concert series include Tampa Bay Times Masterworks, Raymond James Pops, educational Youth Concerts & more.

St. Petersburg City Theater
4025 31st Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33704
Call For Dates And Times
727-866-1973  spcitytheatre.org 

More Than Community Theatre
This “Classic Icon of Community Theatre” is the the oldest, continuously operating community theatre in the state of Florida. We have been providing quality entertainment since 1925 and we’re still setting the  bar for live community theatre excellence! We provide top entertainment while developing and encouraging local non-professional talent.

Mangrove Bay Golf Course
875 62nd Ave. NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33704
Call For Tee Time
727-893-1790  stpete.org 

FORE! A Good Time!
This Award Winning Golf Facility has a Championship 18-hole par 72 course. Along with its pristine greens and cantankerous sand traps, there are excellent practice facilities and a driving range. Get some help with the club professionals and PGA golf instruction at all levels. The fully-stocked Pro Shop is open from 6:30am – 5pm.

Morean Arts Center
400 Beach Dr. St., Petersburg, FL 33701 M-Sa 10am – 5pm; Su Noon – 5pm
727-896-4527-7872  moreanartscenter.org 

It’s A Gallery, Gift shop and Classroom
Founded in 1917, this 35,000 square foot art center provides opportunities to all, irrespective of age and cultural background and offers six galleries of art space. Many award-winning artists like Dale Chihuly, Arturo  Rodriguez, Luis Vega, Thomas Murray and more have been a part of this non-profit organization. Featuring paintings, drawings, ceramics, photography and lots more.

Museum Of Fine Arts
255 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
M-Sa 10am – 5pm; Th 10am-8pm
Su Noon – 5pm
727-896-2667  fine-arts.org 

Fine Arts and Local Artists
Founded by Margaret Acheson Stuart,  (1896-1980) the Museum Of Fine Arts reflects her vision of providing outstanding examples of world art in an inviting, elegant setting. The Museum opened to the public in 1965. The Museum is dedicated to serving all people by pursuing excellence in art – from antiquity to the present – through collection, exhibitions, and education.

Spa Oceana At Loews Don Cesar Hotel
3400 Gulf Blvd., St Pete Beach, FL 33706
Call For Hours
727-363-5029  loewshotels.com/don-cesar 

It’s Where Every Care Floats Away
Pampering is a necessary luxury at the Loew’s Don Cesar Spa Oceana. With an 11,000 square foot spa, the only thing taxing is deciding which indulgence to  enjoy. Try the signature Sea of Life Facial or maybe a Floral Blossom Manicure. Or soothe your body with a massage in the rooftop cabana. Winner of the coveted  Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards in 2012.

St. Petersburg Art Alliance
100 2nd Ave. N., Suite 150, St Petersburg, FL 33705
Call For Hours
727-518-5142  stpeteartsalliance.org

The Community Voice for the Arts
Communities is a breakthrough strategy for providing artists and non-profit arts organizations with critical operating support. Founded in 2012, the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance has taken on that challenge by implementing a shared vision among city and community leaders to make a serious investment in our local arts organizations, artists and creative businesses.

Sunken Gardens
1825 4th St. N. St., Petersburg, FL 33704
M-Sa 10am – 4:30pm Su Noon – 4:30pm
727-551-3102  stpete.org. 

Discover The Beauty
Sunken Gardens is a botanical paradise in the midst of a bustling city. As St. Petersburg’s oldest living museum, this 100 year-old garden is home to some of the oldest tropical plants in the region. Unwind as you stroll through meandering paths, lush with exotic plants from around the world. Explore cascading waterfalls, beautiful demonstration gardens and more  than 50,000 tropical plants and flowers.

CLEARWATER AREA

Chi Chi Rodriquez Golf Club
3030 N. McMullen Booth Rd., Clearwater, FL 33761
Call For Hours
727-726-4673  chichi.org

Proceeds help support Chi Chi Kids Programs
The Chi Chi Rodriguez Golf Club is a well-manicured par 69 course featuring more than 70 sand traps, water hazards on 12 holes, two-tiered greens and fairways covered  with Bermuda grass. Also, juniors (ages 12 -15) play  for  reduced rates. This beautiful 18-hole course is a recognized member of the National Audubon Society. Come enjoy a round  of golf with us!

Westfield Countryside Mall
27001 US Hwy. 19, N. Clearwater, FL 33761
Call For Hours
727-796-1079 westfield.com/countryside

Visit any one of our fantastic new Restaurants located at the mall entrance on the 1st Level between Sears and Macy’s on Countryside Blvd. With the new Cobb Theater, families can plan an entire day at Westfield Countryside beginning with shopping, followed by a tasty snack, lunch or dinner, and topped off with catching the latest releases from Hollywood.

Wheel Fun Rentals
Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa
301 S. Gulfview Blvd., 1060 Gulf Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32601
Open Daily 9am – Sunset
727-278-5773; 727-336-9803 wheelfunrentals.com 

Clearwater’s Favorite Ride
If you do just one thing while in the Tampa-St. Pete area, you must take a leisurely ride on the Clearwater Beach Boardwalk. This spectacular promenade, known as the Beach Walk, runs along the beach as well as past restaurants, hotels and a plethora of retail stores. It’s the best way to explore the area while enjoying the sun, sand, and sea! Select from rental vehicles like family friendly Surreys, Specialty Cycles and two-wheeled bikes!

GAINESVILLE AREA

City Of Gainesville Parks
306 NE 6th Ave. Thomas Center Building B Gainesville, FL 32601
Call For Hours
352-334-5067  cityofgainesvilleparks.org

Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs
The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department manages over 3,200 acres of parkland with numerous cultural, recreational, and natural areas and facilities. In October of 2013, the Department became one of 119 agencies in the country to be fully accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation  Agencies. One of the loveliest city parks you will ever visit.

The Hippodrome Theatre
25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32607
Call For Hours
353-372-4981  thehipp.org

Cutting Edge Theater
The Hippodrome Theatre is North Central Florida’s most celebrated producing arts organization. The Hipp is cutting-edge theatre where individual creativity is enhanced by the collaboration of award-winning artists, designers and a strong company of professional actors. Come check out our Cinema and Education programs, productions, and Visual Art Gallery!

Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art
3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
T-F 11am- 5pm; Sa 10am-5pm; Su 1-5pm
352-392-9826  harn.ufl.edu

One Of The Largest University-Affiliated Art Museums
The Samuel P. Harn Museum opened in 1990,  dedicated to promoting the power of the arts to  inspire and educate people and enrich their lives. The museum’s various collections, include photography and Asian, African, modern and contemporary art. The With over 86,800 square feet, the Harn Museum is one of the largest university-affiliated art museums in the United States.

Visit Gainesville
30 East University Ave., Gainesville, FL 32607 Open 24/7
866-778-5002 visitgainesville.com

Proud Home of the University of Florida
Gainesville isn’t just a great college town – it’s where nature and culture meet. Where a cozy quintessential downtown exudes hospitality, comfort, and at times, a certain refined ease in its shops and restaurants. Where state parks are a virtual playground of natural attractions and amazing natural North Florida sunsets. And where the surrounding towns dial-up the charm even further each in their own individual way.

WINTER HAVEN

Legoland®
1 Legoland Way, Winter Haven, FL 33884
M 10am – 5pm; Th-F 10am – 5pm;
Sa & Su 10am – 6pm 877-350-5346;  legoland.com/Florida

365 Days Of Awesome!
Dedicated to families with children between  the ages of 2 and 12, this amazing 150-acre  interactive theme park is just 45 minutes from downtown Tampa and features more than 50 unique rides, engaging shows and really cool attractions. Imaginations soar at the “DUPLO Village” where kids can fly a plane, drive a car and explore a “kid-sized” town. At “LEGO Kingdom,”they can travel back to Medieval Times where they’ll meet brave knights, beautiful damsels and  fiery dragons. In the “Land Of Adventure,” they can hunt for hidden treasure and explore buried tombs. And that’s only the beginning!