Kids Activities in Lealman

$17 for a One-Hour Paddleboard Rental from Saltwater Kite & Paddle ($35 Value)

Saltwater Kite & Paddle

St. Pete Beach

Experts endow guests with boards and paddles, along with a brief tutorial, before setting them free on a one-hour jaunt

$35 $17

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One Day at Sunken Gardens for Two, or One Annual Family Membership (Up to 50% Off)

Sunken Gardens

Crescent Lake

100-year-old botanical museum houses more than 50,000 tropical plants and flowers, as well as flamingos and turtles

$16 $9

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Two- or Four-Hour Kayak or Paddleboard Rental for Two People at Kayak Valet (Up to 51% Off)

Kayak Valet

Multiple Locations

Kayaks and paddleboards designed for safety and stability engage first-timers in water sports.

$80 $39

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$14 for One Round of Mini Golf for Two at Smuggler's Cove (Up to $25.98 Value)

Smuggler's Cove

Multiple Locations

Pirate-themed miniature golf where balls roll past waterfalls & into caves; exhibits such as golfing with the gators feature live alligators

$25.98 $14

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$16 for Family Visit for Five with Alligator Holding and Feeding at The Alligator Attraction ($33 Value)

The Alligator Attraction

Madeira Beach

Visitors use long fishing poles to feed hot dogs to gators that are 18 to 48 inches long and hold a large gator with its mouth taped shut

$33 $16

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90-Minute Dolphin Sightseeing Cruise for Two or Four by Dolphin Quest (Up to 47% Off)

Dolphin Quest

Madeira Beach

A Coast Guard–licensed captain takes passengers out onto Boca Ciega Bay in search of dolphins, manatees, and seabirds

$33 $19

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Two or Four Weeks of Music Lessons at BandCademy Rock School (Up to 59% Off)

BandCademy Rock School

Seminole

Students can choose from vocal, guitar, keys, bass, or drum lessons; each week includes one lesson and one band rehearsal

$70 $35

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Visit for Two or One-Year Family Membership to The Armed Forces History Museum (Up to 53% Off)

The Armed Forces History Museum

Largo

Day or year-round access to a museum of armed-forces memorabilia, interactive exhibits, dioramas, and audio visual effects

$35.90 $17

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Unlimited Trampoline Jumping for Two or Four at AirHeads Trampoline Arena (Up to 36% Off)

AirHeads Trampoline Arena

Multiple Locations

Spend a hot or rainy day bouncing across colorful, wall-to-wall trampolines with dodgeball and basketball areas

$35.90 $23

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Two or Four Unlimited Jump Passes at AirHeads (36% Off)

AirHeads

Largo

During open hours, visitors get some air by hopping along the floors and walls of an indoor arena filled with trampolines

$35.90 $23

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The Fresh Beat Band: Greatest Hits Live at Ruth Eckerd Hall on November 6 at 6:30 p.m. (Up to 51% Off)

Fresh Beat Band

Ruth Eckerd Hall

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Pop quartet of Nick Jr. stars play irresistibly catchy tunes from a trove of fan favorites and new material in a dance-along show

$49.25 $24

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Batting Cage Sessions or Private Hitting Lessons at The Hitting Academy (Up to 55% Off). Three Options Available.

The Hitting Academy

Multiple Locations

The academy's pitching machines throw baseballs in range of speeds and pitch types in oversized batting cages that also host private lessons

$30 $15

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Two Games of Bowling and Rental Shoes for Two, Four, or Six at Countryside Lanes (Up to 49% Off)

Countryside Lanes

Clearwater

Join friends for a two games of toppling pins at an alley owned by a bowling Hall of Famer

$23 $12

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$12.99 for General Admission for One at MOSI ($22.95 Value)

MOSI

Temple Terrace

A fun day at MOSI includes permanent exhibit galleries, IMAX documentary film, and hands-on interactive exhibits

$22.95 $12.99

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$13 for a Two-Hour Bounce Session for Two Kids at Bounce House ($24 Value)

Bounce House

Carrollwood

Indoor fun center with playground, ball pit, and inflatable slides and jump houses

$24 $13

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$35 for Four Drop-In Kids' Art Classes at KidzArt South Tampa ($68 Value)

KidzArt South Tampa

Prep of South Tampa

Knowledgeable instructors lead kids in drawing classes or during creation station time at open art

$68 $35

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Glow-in-the-Dark Mini Golf and Optional Laser Maze at Glowgolf (Up to 60% Off). Four Options Available.

Glowgolf

Multiple Locations

Luminescent golf balls, putters, and walls illume players negotiating a tricky, themed course; lasers crisscross challenging maze

$16 $8

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Roller Skating Package for Two or Four, or Birthday Party for 10 at Town & Country Skateworld (Up to 46% Off)

Town & Country Skateworld

Town N County Park

Roller rink immerses skaters in thumping music, lights, and fog; birthday parties include pizza, soda, and party favors for each guest

$26 $15

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$12 for $20 Worth of Batting Practice — Heaters Sports

Heaters Sports

Tampa

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$20 $12

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$17 for Four Indoor Playground Visits to Jump!Zone ($38.50 value)

Jump!Zone

Tampa

Kids clamber and bound over seven giant inflatables such as pirate ships, dinosaurs, Disney princess castles, and Batman obstacle courses

$38.50 $17

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$19 for Two-Hour Unlimited Arcade-Game Package at GameTime (Up to $45 Value)

GameTime

Tampa

Racing and shooting games alongside basketball and skee-ball machines and redemption games offering fun prizes

$45 $19

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$125 for Fall Session Performing Arts Classes at South Tampa Center for the Arts ($240 Value)

South Tampa Center for the Arts

Palma Ceia West

Students ages 4–14 study acting, singing, or dancing in an encouraging, fun environment

$240 $125

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$125 for a Manchester United Birthday Package for Up to 12 Kids at Cinco Soccer ($195 Value)

Cinco Soccer

Tampa

Soccer counselors get kids running around the field during 1.5 hour birthday celebrations

$195 $125

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Memorial Museum Visit for Two or One-Year Companion or Family Membership (Up to 47% Off)

American Victory Ship Mariners Memorial Museum

Channel District

Shipboard museum showcases historic artifacts on a 455 ft. cargo vessel that survived WWII, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War

$20 $12

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$17 for $30 Worth of Services at JCD Productions

Jcd Productions

On Location

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$30 $17

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Trampolining and Video Gaming Session for One, Two, or Four at Boing! Jump Center (Up to 57% Off)

BOING! Jump Center

Tampa/Brandon

12,000 square feet of trampolines and a expansive arcade with prize center

$40 $20

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$12 for $23 Worth of Music Lessons — Tampa Piano Academy

Tampa Piano Academy

On Location

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$23 $12

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$35 for 10 Attractions at Grand Prix Tampa Family-Fun Center ($77.50 Value)

Grand Prix Tampa

University

Go-karts whisk riders around a speedway at a center that boasts trampoline bungee jumps and two mini golf courses

$77.50 $35

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Two or Four Unlimited Jump Passes at AirHeads (36% Off)

Airheads

Airheads USA

During open hours, visitors get some air by hopping along the floors and walls of an indoor arena filled with trampolines

$35.90 $23

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Four Open-Play Passes or a Birthday Party for Up to 10 or 18 Kids at Bounce Boy (Up to 51% Off)

Bounce Boy

Tampa

Parents can bring food and decorations from home to parties personalized with themes such as princesses or pirates; clean environment

$275 $135

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Three, Six, or Nine 60-Minute Music Lessons at Jim Chambers MusicBox (Up to 56% Off)

Jim Chambers MusicBox

Lake Magdalene

Students of all levels can learn how to sing or properly play instruments such as the piano, guitar, and drums

$180 $89

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$82 Off Family Membership to Suncoast Primate Sanctuary ($150 Value)

Suncoast Primate Sanctuary

Palm Harbor

Members visit more than 100 apes, birds, reptiles, and other animals that call the park home; includes events, discounts, and other benefits

$150 $82

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Sea Fari Adventure Cruise for Two Adults or a Family of Four from Sun Line Cruises (48% Off)

Sun Line Cruises

Tarpon Springs

Cruises head to the Gulf of Mexico; a guide shares facts about the estuaries, bayous, wildlife, and shore birds.

$32 $17

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$25 for Bowling, Laser Tag, Arcade Play, and Drinks for Up to Six at Terrace Sports (Up to $92 Value)

Terrace Sports

Temple Terrace

32 pristine lanes host pyramids of Brunswick Max pins at bowling center with laser tag, recently updated arcade, and hearty food selection

$92 $25

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Viola, Violin, Voice, or Piano Lessons at Tampa Bay Music Academy (Up to 55% Off). Three Options Available.

Tampa Bay Music Academy

Keystone

Instructors teach students of all ages and skill levels to coax music from violin and viola strings, piano keys, or their own vocal cords

$50 $25

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$59 for Lazer Tag, Trampoline, Card, and Pizza for 4 at Xtreme Adventures Family Fun Center ($105 Value)

Xtreme Adventure Family Fun Center

Lutz

Foursomes battle in the laser tag arena, bounce in the trampoline pit, play arcade games, then refuel with pizza and soda

$105 $59

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$25 for Bowling for Up to Six with a Pitcher of Soda at Lane Glo Bowl ($50.50 Value)

Lane Glo Bowl

Multiple Locations

Up to six guests enjoy bowling and soft drinks in a modern facility with automatic scoring systems

$50.50 $25

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$20 for $40 Worth of Services at Mullins Music

Mullins Music

Ridgewood

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$40 $20

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2 or 10 Individual Children's Play Passes at Escape Zone (Up to 64% Off)

Escape Zone

Port Richey

Children can leap inside a bounce house, zip down a slide, or test their mettle on an obstacle course or video game

$14 $7

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$25 for Two Games of Bowling with Shoe Rental for Up to Four People at Sarasota Lanes (Up to $56 Value)

Sarasota Lanes

Downtown Partnership

Mainstay bowling alley with more than 50-year history boasts 36 lanes, snack bar, and pro shop

$56 $25

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$150 for a Gymnastics Party for Up to 12 Children at AcroFit Gymnastics Center ($250 Value)

AcroFit Gymnastics Center

Clark and Sawyer Intersection

Two instructors organize and lead children through games and gymnastics activities during a 1.5-hour party

$250 $150

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$25 for $50 Groupon — AllStar Music Academy Inc

Allstar Music Academy Inc

Desoto Village

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$50 $25

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Paddleboard Lesson with One or Two Hours of Paddling for One or Two at Siesta Key Paddleboards (Up to 68% Off)

Siesta Key Paddleboards

Sarasota

Students learn how to sit, kneel, and stand on a board before enjoying one or two hours of self-guided paddling

$60 $20

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$16.99 for Outing for Four to Sarasota Children’s Garden (Up to 58% Value)

Sarasota Children's Garden

Gillespie Park

Two-acre interactive garden with wooden pirate ship, koi pond, topiaries & whimsical sculptures

$40 $16.99

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A Private Music Lesson from The Suzuki Institute (44% Off)

Suzuki Institute School Of Music, Inc.

Sarasota

Violin, piano, or guitar lesson from an instructor with a doctorate in music education; ages 4 through adult

$34 $19

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Two, Four, or Six 30-Minute Lessons at Jessica's Piano Studio (Up to 57% Off)

Jessica's Piano Studio

Grace Baptist Church

Teacher draws from bachelor's in piano pedagogy and master’s in elementary education to give students comprehensive music instruction

$50 $25

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Two, Four, or Six 45-Minute Music Lessons at Studio 28 Designs, Inc. (Up to 62% Off)

Studio 28 Designs, Inc.

School of Music

Lessons for students of all ages and ability levels teach performance techniques, music theory, ear training, and harmony

$50 $22

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One Month of Basketball Camp with Optional One-on-One Training from Argus Elite Skills Training (Up to 59% Off)

Argus Elite Skills Training

Country Walk

Kids from grades 5-12 perfect their dribbling, shooting, and defense skills during camps and individual sessions

$80 $39

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$35 for Bowling for Six with Shoe Rentals, Pizza, and Soda at Mariner Bowling Lanes (Up to $88.52 Value)

Mariner Bowling Lanes

Spring Hill

Pizza and soda fuel bowlers for two games; shoe rentals included

$88.52 $35

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Mini Golf, Batting Cages, Arcade Tokens, and Ice Cream for Two or Four at Spring Hill Fun Zone (Up to 50% Off)

Fun Zone

Spring Hill

A Dairy Queen mini Blizzard treats taste buds as guests test their skills on the mini-golf course, batting cages, and indoor arcade games

$32 $18

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The Great Pumpkin Safari for One Adult from Safari Wilderness Ranch (60% Off)

Safari Wilderness Ranch

Lakeland

Visitors relax in a shaded truck to view exotic and endangered wildlife at a pumpkin patch, petting zoo, and fire pit

$75 $29.95

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$272 for $495 Worth of Laser Tag — Code Zero FPS Inc

Code Zero Fps Inc

Redeem from Home

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$495 $272

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One, Two, or Three Years of Online Guitar or Bass Lessons from Dangerous Guitar (Up to 91% Off)

Dangerous Guitar

Online Deal

More than 650 high-definition videos give professional instruction in a wide range of playing styles

$134.55 $18

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Single-Day Admission for 4, or 1-on-1 or Family Membership to Explorations V Children's Museum (Up to 50% Off)

Explorations V Children's Museum

Downtown

Explore three floors of interactive children’s exhibits, including a pretend supermarket, a theatre, and a treehouse with a slide

$28 $14

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Admission for 2 or 4 or 1-Year Family Membership to Aerospace Discovery at Florida Air Museum (Up to 60% Off)

Florida Air Museum

Lakeland Municipal Airport

Aviation museum displays homebuilt and military planes, plus artifacts from the largest collection of Howard Hughes memorabilia in the world

$24 $12

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$39 for Two Hours of Bowling for 5 with Shoe Rentals and a Large Pizza at Cypress Lanes (Up to $67.20 Value)

Cypress Lanes

Cypress Lanes

Groups of up to five bowlers play unlimited games across two hours and refuel between frames with a large one-topping pizza

$67.20 $39

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Three Individual Day Passes or Punch Card With 10 Admissions at The Dinosaur Playground Bounce House (Up to 55% Off)

The Dinosaur Playground Bounce House

Lake Hamilton

Prehistoric-themed bounce house with enormous, inflatable dinosaurs, including a T-rex, triceratops, and stegosaurus

$30 $13

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Two Kids' Playtime Day Passes and 40 Paintballs or 10 Kids' Day Passes at Escape Zone (Up to 58% Off)

Escape Zone

Port Charlotte

Day passes grant children access obstacle courses, bounce houses, slides, and other playful attractions

$18 $9

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$40 for $80 Toward Bucket Drumming for Kids - Musicology 1 On 1

Musicology: 1on1

Lost Lake

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$80 $40

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Beginner or Advanced Paddleboard Lesson for One or Two at Serenity Paddleboarding (Up to 57% Off)

Serenity Paddleboarding

Waterfront Park

Beginner classes cover SUP basics to get all levels up on the board; advanced classes teach advanced turns, paddle stroke analysis, and more

$45 $22

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Four Private Lessons or Eight Group Classes at The Music House (Up to 53% Off)

The Music House

Eastlawn

Lessons can cover guitar, piano, bass, drums, brass, woodwinds, vocals, and the violin

$100 $49

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8- or 16-Class Basic Skills Ice-Skating Package at Citrus Figure Skating Club (Up to 58% Off)

Citrus Figure Skating Club

St. Cloud

Students of all ages learn skating fundamentals, including forward and backward skating, stops, edges, crossovers, and turns

$234 $99

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Go-Kart or Indy-Kart Package with Arcade Tokens and Gator Feeding for Two at Kissimmee Go-Karts (Up to 70% Off)

Kissimmee Go-Karts

Kissimmee

Track sends go-karts racing, tokens unlock access to 50 game machines, and gator food lets patrons feed live alligators

$84 $25

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Alligator Academy Visit for One, Two, or Four from Gator Adventure Productions (Up to 74% Off)

Gator Adventure Productions

Multiple Locations

Visitors get up-close views of crocodiles and alligators as they learn how to feed and catch them

$60 $23

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Ice-Skating Outing for Two or Four at The Ice Factory of Central Florida (Up to 57% Off)

The Ice Factory of Central Florida

St. Cloud

Hockey or figure skates slip onto feet before slicing ice in NHL-size skating rink

$30 $15

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One Round of Mini-Golf for Two or Four at Bonanza Golf (Up to 50% Off)

Bonanza Golf

Kissimmee

Two 18-hole courses with an Old-West mining theme and waterfalls that flow at 21,000 gallons per minute

$19.90 $11

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Visit for Two, Four, or Six to the Museum of Military History (50% Off)

Museum of Military History

Kissimmee

Museum hosts workshops, lectures, and interactive exhibits to help museum-goers better understand the combat experience of American veterans

$14 $7

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Two or Four 30-Minute FlowRider Indoor Wave Sessions at Fantasy Surf (Up to 39% Off)

Fantasy Surf

Kissimmee

A state-of-the-art FlowRider system replicates the feeling of riding a wave on a surfboard or wakeboard in a safe indoor setting

$40 $25

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$35 for Bowling for Six with Shoe Rental, Popcorn, and Soda at Orange Bowl Lanes ($75.90 Value)

Orange Bowl Lanes

Kissimmee

Twelve-lane alley stays open until 2 a.m. five nights a week and until midnight on Mondays and Wednesdays

$75.90 $35

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18 Holes of Mini Golf and a Scavenger Hunt for Two or Four at Mighty Jungle Golf Adventure (53% Off)

Mighty Jungle Golf Adventure

Formosa Gardens Village, Kissimmee

Two scenic, jungle-themed golf courses featuring roaring waterfalls, and colorful animal statues

$29.85 $14

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5, 10, or 15 Open-Play Sessions at Gifted University (Up to 63% Off)

Gifted University

Winter Garden

Self-directed, imaginative play in a fun, clean environment where parents can enjoy coffee and free Wi-Fi

$50 $25

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$100 for $199 Worth of Sleepaway Camp at Camp Geneva / ACA Academy

Camp Geneva / ACA Academy

Piney Woods

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$199 $100

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Private or Semi-Private Lessons at Drum Lessons with Billy Ashbaugh (51% Off)

Drum Lessons with Billy Ashbaugh

St Cloud

A touring and recording drummer teaches one or two students in equipped studios

$80 $39

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The Experience

Inside a building in St. Petersburg, works of art from around the world gather like good friends. Georgia O'Keeffe's Poppy hangs not far from Paul Cézanne's A Corner of the Woods, Pointoise. Claude Monet's Houses of Parliament gives a glimpse of faraway lands, while Thomas Moran's Florida Landscape stays closer to home.

With a range of permanent and rotating exhibitions, the Museum of Fine Arts seeks to engage visitors with art while preserving the pieces in its care. Much of the collection resides in an original 1960s building, but an adjacent modern gallery draws in visitors with special exhibitions, an art library, and interactive educational facilities—ensuring they have plenty of ways to experience art or at least overcome a fear of informational plaques.

The Highlights

  • Permanent collection houses pieces from Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas, as well as classical and modern American art
  • Daily events include docent-led tours, hands-on workshops, classical concerts, and lectures
  • MFA Café overlooks the waterfront

Who They Are

Even before the Museum of Fine Arts opened to the public in 1965, founder Margaret Acheson Stuart saw its galleries as a space where diverse audiences could explore art "from antiquity to the present." Architect John Volk had designed the original museum wing to instill visitors with a feeling of solidness and permanence. Decades later, the museum sought to expand, and conducted a nationwide search for a worthy architect. They were rewarded with designer Yann Weymouth, who completed a second building in 2008—a two-story, modern glass conservatory.

255 Beach Dr NE
Saint Petersburg,
FL
US

Since opening in 1987, Great Explorations Children's Museum has sparked a love for learning for visitors of all ages with a constantly rotating lineup of interactive exhibits that fill 18,000 square feet with touch, light, and sound. Whether they're learning about nearby sea life at Beth's Beach, honing their knowledge of textures on a crawl through the Touch Tunnel, or exploring arachnids in the Critter Cave, kids benefit from each exhibit's emphasis on interactivity. Visitors can find friendly professionals and their orange polo shirts bouncing between exhibits while performing science experiments, dancing, and playing music.

In addition to visiting the museum's permanent exhibits, kids can also take extend their learning journeys through the museum's lengthy list of camps and programs. The museum even takes its show on the road, with the Express Yourself Art Mobile bringing creative craft opportunities to neighborhoods around St. Petersburg.

1925 4th St N
Saint Petersburg,
FL
US

Since 1922, St. Petersburg Museum of History has preserved the heritage of St. Petersburg and the Pinellas Peninsula with expansive collections and four galleries that host annually rotating exhibits. Its permanent exhibits, meanwhile, trace the area’s history from Native Americans to the present day through artifacts such as a cannonball fired by Union sailors and replica of a parlor car from the Orange Belt Railway. Elsewhere, the World's First Commercial Airline Gallery charts commercial aviation history with a full-size working replica of the Benoist Airboat and the first-ever pterodactyl to earn a commercial-flying license. Visitors looking to delve deeper into the past can explore more than 32,000 artifacts in the museum archives or partake in one of its educational programs such as tours, community classes, and camps.

335 2nd Ave NE
Saint Petersburg,
FL
US

A boutique, 1,500 sq. ft. aquarium and community marine education center with 17 tanks of live fish and exhibits on the first and second floors of The Pier, downtown St. Petersburg, FL waterfront

800 2nd Avenue Northeast
St. Petersburg,
FL
US

Set amid the largest collection of Dalí's work outside Spain, the Groupon-exclusive “Shades of Night: After Hours” bash combines world lounge music with docent-guided tours of the Dalí Museum. Visitors can feast their eyes on essential works and lesser-known pieces in journeys that parallel Dalí's career. Each night, a different DJ spins international jams for dancing and movement-based interpretations of melting clocks. Though not included with the Groupon, Café Gala throws open its doors to reveal a bounty of Spanish-themed tapas, desserts, and glasses of Shades of Night sangria ($3). Silent films presented in the museum theater tickle the eyes as tarot readings extract secrets from the future with fate-drenched cards and cryptic notes disguised as utility bills.

1 Dali Blvd
Saint Petersburg,
FL
US

From tie-dye ($35 per child) to garden-themed parties ($25), Pikasso's children's classes fresh-squeeze creative juices for the grade-school set. During a feet-print-platter class ($45 per child), kids create an adorable plate marked with their footprints. Adults can hone painterly techniques at clay, fused glass, or wire-wrapping and beaded-jewelry classes. Wheel-thrown pottery classes, taught by an expert potter, are available at $50 per person for a two-hour session (two-student minimum). Offsite events and parties add color to corporate events, birthdays, and home fumigations, and Practically Pikasso can supply 20–200 painters with supplies, helpful staff, and instruction (call ahead to inquire about costs).

1912 4th St N
Saint Petersburg,
FL
US