Activities in Sebastian

Half-Day Kayak Fishing Trip for One, Two, or Four from Elite Saltwater Adventures (Up to 47% Off)

Elite Saltwater Adventures

Sebastian

$150 $80

As you travel the Indian River, cast your line for fish that live in the water's shallows and keep what you catch

$25 for $45 Worth of Archery — Florida Archery Coach

Florida Archery Coach

Vero Beach

$45 $25

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$89 for One Month of Unlimited Martial Arts Classes with Gear at American Top Team ($248 Value)

American Top Team

Vero Beach

$248 $89

In Vero Beach, black belted instructors teach jiujitsu, kickboxing, and grappling to advanced students and beginners

90-Minute Lobster Scuba-Diving Trip for One or Two from Liquid Addiction Dive & Surf (Up to 53% Off)

Liquid Addiction Dive & Surf

Vero Beach

$100 $49

A family-owned shop sends divers into the tides in search of lobsters during a 90-minute adventure

18 Holes for Two or Four with Cart, Large Bucket, and Drinks at The Majors Golf Club (Up to 60% Off)

The Majors Golf Club

Palm Bay

$86 $35

Course designed by Arnold Palmer boasts Carolina–style pine trees, sugary white sands, and natural contours

10 Salsa Dance Classes or One Month of Unlimited Kids' Classes at Salsa Heat (Up to 53% Off)

Salsa Heat

Multiple Locations

$79 $39

Seasoned salsa instructors teach kids and adults proper footwork, good form, and fluid movement

Paintball with Gear Rental and Paintballs for One or Two at Hurricane Paintball Park (Up to 40% Off)

Hurricane Paintball Park

Pal Bay

$35 $21

Defend your territory, sneak through brush, and splatter the enemy during a day of paintball fun that includes everything you need

$50 for $100 Worth of Paintings, Jewelry, and Other Art from Artists of Palm Beach County

Artists of Palm Beach County

Art on Park Gallery / Lake Park

$100 $50

Take home the work of Naomi Cordero, Lynda Donigan, Joseph Friedman, and other local painters, jewelers, and ceramicists

Two or Five Weeks of Unlimited Classes at Palm Beach County Boot Camp (Up to 77% Off)

Palm Beach County Boot Camp

North Palm Beach

$99.50 $29.99

Motivating instructors help clients of all fitness levels weight-train and boost strength with calisthenics and drills that change daily

One Month of OnRamp Classes or One or Two Months of Unlimited CrossFit Classes at CrossFit PBA (Up to 77% Off)

Crossfit PBA

Lake Park

$100 $29

Semi-private OnRamp course introduces students to CrossFit by demonstrating the movements and discussing limitations, goals, and nutrition

80's in the Park Festival at Wickham Pavilion on September 26–28 (Up to 50% Off)

80's in the Park

Wickham Pavilion

$78 $39

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Nostalgic festival featuring 21 of the 80s' most beloved musicians, including Bow Wow Wow and Faster Pussycat, plus a Nintendo competition

Six, 12, or 18 Outdoor Boot Camp Classes at Davina's Fitcamp (Up to 56% Off)

Davina's Fitcamp

Melbourne

$60 $29

Using dozens of simple objects and nature's own gravity, trainers push students through high intensity interval training

One Private Lesson and Eight Group Lessons at Family Tae-Kwon-Do & Fitness Center (Up to 87% Off)

Family Tae-Kwon-Do & Fitness Center

Melbourne

$185 $29

Instructors familiarize students with punches, kicks, and defensive stances during private and group martial arts lessons

5 or 10 Visits or a Four-Month Weekend Play Pass at Play Plus for Kids (Up to 60% Off)

Play Plus for Kids

Melbourne

$30 $15

Children 9 months to 9 years old bounce, climb, and explore bright facility that brims with hands-on play opportunities

30- or 90-Day Membership to Anytime Fitness (Up to 64% Off)

Anytime Fitness

Melbourne/Palm Bay

$110 $45

Personal trainers, boot-camp classes, and an array of cardio and strength equipment toughen physiques inside a 24-hour gym

Two-Hour Dolphin and Manatee Tour on the Indian River for Two or Four from DolFun Tours (Up to 68% off)

DolFun Tours

Melbourne

$48 $19

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Boat tours sail through the Indian River's estuary full of dolphins, manatees, and more than 4,000 bird and fish species

Skating with Rentals, Laser Tag, or Fun-Center Outing for Two at Funtown Family-Center (Up to 50% Off)

Funtown Family-Center

Melbourne

$40 $20

Roller skating, arcade, bounce house, laser tag, and playground fun against backdrop of beach murals in 30,000-square-foot facility

Two-Hour Scenic Wildlife Boat Tour for One, Two, or Four from Good Natured River Tours (Up to 57% Off)

Good Natured River Tours

Grills River Side

$34 $19

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Cruise through the space coast estuary on the scenic Indian River Lagoon, glimpsing dolphins, manatees, and other wildlife

8 or 16 Outdoor Boot-Camp Classes from Generation Health & Fitness (84% Off)

Generation Health & Fitness

Sunrise Park

$167 $29

Certified trainer leads boot-camp classes in a park; training designed to burn fat and increase muscle mass

10 or 20 Fitness Classes Including Spin and Zumba at StayFit Health Clubs (Up to 78% Off)

StayFit Health Clubs

Melbourne

$200 $50

Enjoy the full range of classes from the intense cardio of spinning classes and the high energy of Zumba to the relaxation of yoga

Up to 50% Off Personal Trainer — Anytime Fitness Orlando

Anytime Fitness Orlando

Melbourne

$8 $4

Latin beats and current hits percolate throughout studio, where fitness instructors lead fun, calorie-torching dance steps

Five Pilates Reformer Technique Classes from Pilates Edge Inc (71% Off)

Pilates Edge

Melbourne

$225 $65

Join us for one class each on Reformer, Chair, Tower, Ball and Mat to experience the intensity of True Pilates

10 or 20 Fitness Classes at We've Got Class Studios (Up to 51% Off)

We've Got Class Studios

West Melbourne

$50 $25

Choose from any of the group fitness classes, which include Zumba, hip-hop, muscle fit, Pilates, yoga and turbo kick

ReptiDay at St. Lucie County Fairgrounds on Saturday, September 27, at 10 a.m. (Up to 50% Off)

ReptiDay

St. Lucie County Fairgrounds

$30 $15

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Reptile, amphibian, and arachnid breeders and experts showcase creatures' behavior and biology through exhibits and demonstrations

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony at Inlet Beach Bar and Grille on October 6 at 7:30 p.m. (Up to 34% Off)

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

Inlet Beach Bar and Grille

$31.70 $21

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Grammy-winning hip-hop outfit of "Tha Crossroads" fame roll through deep cuts and tracks from their forthcoming album

National Navy UDT–SEAL Museum Visit for Two or Four (Up to Half Off)

National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum

North Beach

$16 $8

Museum honors the birth and evolution of the Navy SEALs, built at site of their first training missions 70 years ago

Half- or Full-Day Camp, Full-Week Camp, or One-Hour Private Lesson at Nex Generation Surf School (Up to 53% Off)

Nex Generation Surf School

Cocoa Beach

$60 $29

Experienced instructors teach skills to surfers of all skill levels during private lessons and camps; full-week camp includes free photos

Port Canaveral Food Tour for Two or Four from Yummy Florida (Up to 39% Off)

Yummy Florida

Port Canaveral

$98 $60

Visit Exploration Tower and various historical sights, while enjoying samples of the best bits of local cuisine and drink

$44 for $125 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Jukido Academy, Martial Arts - Jujitsu Karate, Palm Coast, FL

Jukido Academy

Flagler Beach

$125 $44

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$200 for Near-Shore Fishing Trip for Up to Six from Ofishal Business Charters ($400 Value)

Ofishal Business Charters

Cocoa Beach-Cape Canaveral

$400 $200

The 32 ft. Stuart Angler glides through Port Canaveral and local ocean spots on four-hour fishing jaunts with a pro fishing captain

Casino-Cruise Package for One or Two with Food, Drinks, and Slot Play from Victory Casino Cruises (Up to 54% Off)

Victory Casino Cruise

Cape Canaveral

$54 $27

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During five-hour ocean excursions, try your hand at more than 600 slot machines and 30 table games, and dine on lunch and dinner selections

Beach Cruiser Rentals for Two or Four with Custom-Edited HD Recordings from Beach Bound & Down (Up to 56% Off)

Beach Bound & Down

Cocoa Beach

$65 $32

Sightseers pedal cruisers along the Cocoa Beach waterfront while using Go Pro HD cameras to record trips; custom-edited video included

Port Canaveral Tour for One, Two, or Four from Space Coast Segway Tours, LLC (Up to 66% Off)

Space Coast Segway Tours, LLC

Cape Canaveral

$65 $25

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Guides lead segway riders on two-wheeled jaunt down palm-tree-lined paths to see sights such as manatees

One or Two Months of Unlimited CrossFit Classes at Crossfit Cocoa Beach (Up to 59% Off)

Crossfit Cocoa Beach

Cocoa Beach

$85 $39

Instructors lead students through high-intensity movements designed to burn calories and increase endurance; gym is under new management

36-Hole Round of Miniature Golf for Two or Four Including Hot Dogs, Chips, and Drinks at Golf N Gator (Up to 56% Off)

Golf N Gator

Cape Canaveral

$39.98 $19.99

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Two 18-hole courses sculpted through cascades, rock formations, and two ponds and populated with alligators and fish

Two- or Four-Hour Rental of a Three-Wheeled Electric Scooter from Trikaroo (50% Off)

Trikaroo

Cocoa Beach

$40 $20

The eco-friendly three-wheeled Trikaroo electric scooter can seat two adults or one adult with two kids

$17 for Two-Hour Boat Tour of the Thousand Islands from Island Boat Lines (Up to $28 Value) 

Island Boat Lines

Cocoa Beach

$28 $17

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Naturalists and certified captains narrate tours and guide boats to Cocoa Beach's Thousand Islands, seeking views of Florida wildlife

Paintball or Airsoft Outing for 2, 4, or 10 at InVINCibles Paintball Park (Up to 54% Off)

InVINCibles Paintball Park

Port St. Lucie

$70 $35

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Pairs or groups grab included gear and battle it out in bunkers on woodsball, speedball, hyper-ball, air-soft, and rec-ball fields

Motorized Kayak Tour for One or Two from Motorized Kayak Adventures (Up to 42% Off)

Motorized Kayak Adventures

Fort Pierce

$60 $36

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Tour-goers take in beautiful, exotic scenery along the continent's largest, most diverse animal and plant estuary

$29.98 for One Month of Unlimited CrossFit Classes at Crossfit Port Saint Lucie ($138 Value)

CrossFit Port Saint Lucie

St. Lucie West

$138 $29.98

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Certified instructors lead fast-paced workouts and motivate participants to help them get out of their comfort zones

One-Hour Personal-Training Sessions with Trial Gym Membership at Mission Fitness and Wellness (Up to 78% Off)

Mission Fitness and Wellness

Port St. Lucie

$250 $59

Certified trainer devises a personal workout regimen for each client; members enjoy group classes, discounts and access to gym equipment

One or Two Months of Women's Outdoor Boot-Camp Classes at Chick Fitness Gym (Up to 71% Off)

Chick Fitness Gym

Port St. Lucie

$100 $29

60-minute outdoor classes challenge women with intense, total-body workouts designed to shake up fitness routines

Four Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at The iron yard gym (65% Off)

The Iron Yard Gym

Port St. Lucie

$100 $35

60 minutes of challenging circuit training that targets the whole body; includes mix of cardio and strength building

Four-Week Outdoor Boot Camp for One or Two at Warrior Nation (Up to 81% Off)

Warrior Nation

Port St. Lucie

$120 $25

Two trainers meet with students in the evening to help them get in shape with functional exercise routines

Ten Martial Arts Classes or Month of Classes at Sidekick Martial Arts Studios (Up to 75% Off)

Sidekick Martial Arts Studios

St. Lucie West

$40 $10

Taekwondo courses instill a sense of discipline and self-respect, while promoting healthy activities and habits

$29 for One Month of Unlimited Boot-Camp Sessions at RAH Fitness ($80 Value)

RAH Fitness

St. Lucie West

$80 $29

Instructors motivate groups through workouts that blend traditional and innovative exercises during classes that start as early as 5:30 a.m.

30- or 60-Minute Virtual-Firearms Simulator Session for One or Two at Twin Rivers Gunworks (Up to 52% Off)

Twin Rivers Gunworks

Rockledge

$30 $15

Instructors can use carbon-dioxide training systems that simulate recoil or inert training systems to focus on proper fundamentals

One Month of Boot Camp Classes and a 28-Day nutrition Plan for One or Two at 26.2 CrossFit (Up to 63% Off)

26.2 CrossFit

Rockledge

$120 $47

Coaches and Olympic weightlifters help students of all skill levels sculpt their physiques with functional movements and nutritional advice

Two-Week Intro Course with Uniform or One Month of Grappling Classes at Alicea's Martial Arts Studio (Up to 76% Off)

Alicea's Martial Arts Studio

Rockledge

$85 $19.99

Two-week intro class includes a uniform and all registration fees; grappling classes teaches self-defense and sparring

$15 for Four Groupons, Each Good for a Rental Bucket of Range Balls at U.S. 1 Golf Center ($24 Value)

U.S. 1 Golf Center

Viera-Rockledge

$6 $3.75

Family-owned golf center with 18 lighted tee stations and a large grass tee line

$53 for $118 Groupon — Sunbay Fitness

Sunbay Fitness

Viera North

$118 $53

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Full-Day Bike, Surfboard, or Paddleboard Rental for One, Two, or Four from Cowabunga Surf & Sport (56% Off)

Cowabunga Surf & Sport

Stuart

$45 $20

Spend a day in the great outdoors with a full-day surfboard, paddleboard, or bike rental

90-Minute Haunted Boat Tour for One or Two from Dolphin Paradise Tours (Up to 51% Off)

Dolphin Paradise Tours

Cape Canaveral

$60 $30

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90-minute boat ride to a haunted island full of cursed inhabitants and unspeakable horrors scare and excite guests

Open-Practice RC Car Track Time or One-Hour RC Car Rental for One or Two at Space Coast R/C (60% Off)

Space Coast R/C

Cocoa

$15 $7.50

On a Georgia clay track with challenging sharp turns and tall jumps, racers vie against one another with a variety of R/C cars

Shows for Two or Four at Eastern Florida State College Planetarium & Observatory (Up to 50% Off). Four Options.

Eastern Florida State College Planetarium & Observatory

Cocoa

$16 $8.25

Come for a planetarium show, psychedelic laser-light show, or big-screen documentary, and stay for free interactive science exhibits

Admission for Two or Four at Elliott Museum (50% Off)

Elliott Museum

Stuart

$24 $12

Permanent and rotating exhibits highlight the history of Martin County and include a baseball artifact collection and recreated Main Street

$169 for $375 Worth of Martial Arts — STUART MARTIAL ARTS CENTER

Stuart Martial Arts Center

Stuart

$375 $169

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Six Training Sessions from Top Fit Pros Training (75% Off)

Top Fit Pros Training

Stuart

$450 $113

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

4-Hour Fishing Charter for Two at Grey Ghost Fishing Charters (45% Off)

Grey Ghost Fishing Charters

Port Salerno-Hobe Sound

$375 $206

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at Gracie Martial Arts (50% Off)

Gracie Martial Arts

Stuart

$387 $194

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$79 for $225 Worth of Fitness Classes — Universal Fitness and Performance

Universal Fitness & Performance

Stuart

$225 $79

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Shooting-Range Package for Two or Four at Stuart Shooting Center (Up to 54% Off)

Stuart Shooting Center

Stuart

$124.95 $59

Range officers give basic instruction before setting up guests to shoot on one of ten 25-yard ranges with electronic target retrievers

All-Day Metal Detector Rental with Optional Scoop and Trowel from Riverfront Kayaks (Up to 63% Off)

Riverfront Kayaks

Stuart

$40 $15

Search nearby beaches, parks, playgrounds, and buildings using a metal detector, listening through headphones for the sounds of hidden items

Full-Day Boat Rentals from Premier Boat Club in Stuart (28% Off)

Premier Boat Club

Stuart

$349 $250

Twelve easy-to-drive vessels await customers for voyages from Manatee Pocket marina for full-day’s-worth of fishing or exploration

One-Year Paddleboarding Membership or One-Hour Rental and Lesson for Two from Coastal Paddleboarding (50% Off)

Coastal Paddle Boarding

Port Salerno

$40 $20

A lesson teaches you the basics of paddleboarding as you hop on and test your balance; one-year memberships include up to 12 rentals

$49 for One Month of Thrice-Weekly CrossFit Classes at Stuart CrossFit ($130 Value)

Stuart Crossfit

Stuart

$130 $49

During ever-changing workouts led by a certified trainer, cross fitters perform unusual exercises, such as tire flipping and sled pulling

10- or 20-Class Pass at Surya Yoga (64% Off)

Surya Yoga

Stuart

$135 $49

This yoga studio is rooted in Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga with a diverse group of classes from yoga for kids to gentle yoga and vinyasa flow

$49 for 30 Days of Unlimited Hot-Yoga Classes at Bodhi Hot Yoga (67% Value)

Bodhi Hot Yoga

Multiple Locations

$150 $49

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Practice Vinyasa-style poses in a heated yoga studio that supports increased flexibility and detoxifies the skin and muscles

18-Hole Round of Golf for Two or Four Including Cart and Range Balls at Palm Cove Golf and Yacht Club (55% Off)

Palm Cove Golf and Yacht Club

Palm City

$65 $30

Designed by World Golf Hall of Famer Chi-Chi Rodriguez, par-71 course incorporates palm trees and the St. Lucie River into scenic layout

$39 for a Half-Hour Jet Ski Rental with Fuel from Cocoa Beach Jet Ski Rentals ($59 Value)

Cocoa Beach Jet Ski Rentals

Merritt Island

$59 $39

Half-hour jet ski rentals include fuel and allow riders to explore the barrier islands around Cocoa Beach

Paintball Package for Two, Four, or Six from Paintball Promos (Up to 79% Off)

Paintball Promos

Multiple Locations

$120 $25

Paintball Promos packages include choice of several area fields, admission, and all necessary equipment

SUP Rental for Two or Kayak Rental for Two or Four at Calema Windsurfing and Watersports (50% Off)

Calema Windsurfing and Watersports

Kelly Park

$70 $35

Spend three hours on the waters of the Banana River atop a standup paddleboard or a single or tandem kayak

All-Day Paintball Package with Equipment Rental for 4, 8, or 12 at Jungle Games Paintball (Up to 85% Off)

Jungle Games Paintball

Multiple Locations

$120 $22

Amongst hollowed-out vehicles, paintballers combat safely with rental equipment and all-day play

Tandem Kayak Rental for Two or Four at Surf and Ski Water Sports (Up to 55% Off)

Surf and Ski Water Sports

Banana River Park

$50 $25

Passengers take two-person kayaks and glide along the Banana River and Cocoa Beach

Two-Hour Stand-Up Paddle Board Excursion for One, Two, or Four at Go Paddle Board Cocoa Beach (Up to 53% Off)

Go Paddle Board Cocoa Beach

Merritt Island

$40 $19

Paddle boarders embark from Cocoa Beach to ride waves and potentially spot dolphins, manatees, and seabirds

Two-Hour Kayaking Tour for One, Two, or Four from Island Time Kayaking (Up to 62% Off)

Island Time Kayaking

Merritt Island

$29.99 $14

On tours along the sparkling waters of Indian River, guests may see dolphins and manatees before stopping for walks along island beaches

All-Day Paintball Package with Equipment Rental for 4, 6, 8, or 12 from Paintballtickets.com (Up to 83% Off)

Paintballtickets.com

Multiple Locations

$120 $30

Equipped with rental paintball guns and masks, groups vie for supremacy over outdoor fields

Two-Hour Fishing Trip for Two or Four from Shark Bait Fishing Co. (Up to 52% Off)

Shark Bait Fishing Co.

Merritt Island

$78 $39.99

An experienced captain takes anglers out to sea on a 26-foot catamaran, providing all equipment and helping to bait hooks and clean catches

Three Games of Mini Golf for Two, Four, or Six, or Mini Golf and Laser Maze for Two at Glowgolf (Up to 60% Off)

Glowgolf

Merritt Island

$16 $8

Luminescent golf balls, lit-up putters, neon obstacles, and incandescent walls illuminate players negotiating tricky glow-themed landscapes

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From model cars to butterflies, many hobbyists have a collection of personal treasures. In the late Mel Fisher's case, his happened to consist of tons upon tons of gold, silver, and jewels. A pioneering diver, Fisher made his name in 1985 with the discovery of the 1622 wreck of the Spanish galleon Nuestra Se?ora de Atocha, felled as it was transporting 40 tons of gold and silver back to Europe. Rather than using the haul to fill his swimming pools, he set about making his discoveries known to the world while continuing to explore the ocean floor for other wrecked 17th- and 18th-century ships. Today, Mel Fisher's Treasure Museum awes visitors with a look at its namesake's remarkable life and collection.

  • Size: at least 10 mother lodes
  • Eye Catcher: a gleaming golden whistle from the Margarita site
  • The Collection: artifacts from a Spanish fleet that sank in 1715 on the treasure coast
  • Hands-On: Visitors can lift an actual Atocha gold bar?and purchase authentic unique coins in jewelry settings, treasure recreations, or nautical gifts.
1322 US Highway 1
Sebastian,
FL
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Time seems to move at a more leisurely pace in the southern part of Brevard County, where the locals are friendly and the ocean's never more than a few miles away. Even so, the area's premier golf facility, Aquarina Country Club in Melbourne Beach, takes pride in the swiftness of its rounds. It won't take an entire day to work your way around the course's 18 holes?unless, of course, you come back for a second or third helping. In any case, golfers of all skill levels will find plenty to love on fairways that curl around live oaks, mangrove marshes, and nearly a dozen glistening lakes. The course actually sits within the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge, meaning there's a high chance of spotting exotic flora or stumbling across a herd of wild golf carts.

Course at a Glance * 18-hole, par 62 course * Total of 4,313 yards from the tips * Four tees per hole * Course rating of 62.0 * Course slope of 107 * Scorecard

7500 S Highway A1A
Melbourne Beach,
FL
US

With a Coast Guard–licensed crew and state-of-the-art equipment, Sebastian Inlet Parasailing offers adventure seekers a scenic and safe adrenaline rush. Adventurers depart from the marina at Captain Hiram's resort, soaring above the calm waters while seeking out dolphins, and other native animals. Afterward, they can unwind indoors or on the riverfront patio at Treasure Coast seafood restaurant, or sip drinks at one of the three tropical-style bars that comprise the SandBar. The resort maintains a festive ambiance with regular live entertainment, and also offers ecological boat tours and boat, jet-ski, and kayak rentals. After a long day of fun, parasailors can stay at the Inn's private-balcony deluxe suites. Hotel guests can relax and take advantage of the heated pool.

1660 Indian River Dr
Sebastian,
FL
US

Along the aquatic arteries of the Indian River or out on the open ocean, Elite's guides lead anglers in kayaks to the best spots for casting a line. But that's not all the guides do—they can also arrange for island camping for an everyday getaway or a romantic night under the stars. Anyone aiming to get just a taste of nature can check out an eco tour designed to get you close to the local wildlife without ever having to touch anything.

7999 143rd Street
Sebastian,
FL
US

Safari Mini Golf & Games curates friendly competition with more than two acres of tropical parkland that encompasses a 36-hole miniature golf course and four batting cages. Vibrant palms, streams, and waterfalls line the miniature golf course, creating a safari-like habitat for life-size statues of elephants, monkeys, and other exotic creatures along the way. The piercing timbre of sharp line-drives resonates from four batting cages, where cyborg pitchers contemplate charging the plate as they paint the strike zone with high-arcing softballs and baseballs hurled at speeds between 35 and 60 mph. Competitive appetites can find relief in the arcade, where guests seek out goals on the foosball pitch, square off in the digital realm of video games, or display their dominion over sugar by vanquishing scoops of Blue Bell ice cream.

455 9th St SW
Vero Beach,
FL
US

The escaped inmates’ hearts pump hard in their chests as they zig and zag through a forest, evading the grasp of a guard in hot pursuit. Scuttling up the mud-lined slope of a hill, the fugitives holler with frustration as the guard closes in on them, ripping a flag off their belts before retreating back into the trees. Though this adrenaline-filled scene could be from a blockbuster film, it’s a common sight at the many Fugitive 3 Mile Escape Runs held across the country.

Before taking off in their race heat, runners of all ages, dubbed inmates, slip into flag belts festooned with three flags. They leap, roll, crawl, and do-si-do across the course toward their freedom, seeking out the elusive finish line while avoiding the flag-grabbing hands of the race’s resident guards. Water and aid stations throughout the course ensure that inmates remain hydrated and safe, and supportive loved ones can hand nail-file-filled cakes to their favorite inmate from the spectator section. Once safely on the other side of the race, participants revel in their accomplishment at the freedom celebration, where live music, food, and drinks bolster the festive post-run atmosphere.

PO Box 644057
Vero Beach,
Florida
US