100 Fun Things To Do In Tampa

Tampa, Florida has am extremely rich history that dates back to as early as the 1800’s. Its European influence has definitely shaped Tampa out to be the way it is today! Be sure to check out our top fun things to do in the state of Florida!

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Busch Gardens Tampa

Meet Rudolph in Christmas town at Busch Gardens Tampa

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Sunshine Skyway Bridge

Check out the worlds longest fishing pier at Sunshine Skyway Bridge

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Tampa Theatre

From inspirational to funny join in the show at Tampa Theatre

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Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center

See manatees, an endangered species of marine mammals at Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center

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Amalie Arena

For stories from around the world go to Amalie Arena

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Big Cat Rescue

Visit the big cats on a guided tour at Big Cat Resue

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Studio Movie Grill

Enjoy dining from a freshly-prepared American Grill menu and full-service bar featuring over 60 premium spirits anytime during the show at Studio Movie Grill

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Lettuce Lake Regional Park

Rent a canny canoe while birdwatching at Lettuce Lake Regional Park

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Tampa Bay Downs

Live up to the name of horseracing at Tampa Bay Downs

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Tampa Mafia Tour

Rediscover. Remember. Relive the history of Tampa with Tampa Mafia Tour

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Old City Helicopters, LLC

Fly low and fast over the water as you search for Dolphins and Manatee and enjoy a bird’s eye views of Downtown Tampa with Old City Helicopters, LLC

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Bayshore Boulevard

For pretty views and neat shops drop by Bayshore Boulevard

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Cigar City Brewing

Experience tours and tasting rooms at Cigar City Brewing

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Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo

Feed the Giraffes at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo

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Tampa Riverwalk

Have a drink at Tampa’s waterfront pop-up bar at Tampa Riverwalk

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The Florida Aquarium

Uncover an unknown world at The Florida Aquarium

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Henry B. Plant Museum

See beyond the beauty of plants at Henry B. Plant Museum

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International Plaza and Bay Street

Visit the street where everything happens at International Plaza and Bay Street

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Wat Mongkolrata Temple

Take religion to a new level at Wat Mongkolrata Temple

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Raymond James Stadium

Take sieze of your love of sports and visit Raymond James Stadium

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Tampa Bay History Center

Stroll through a 1920s-era cigar store, row up the Hillsborough River, ride along with a cattle drive and Experience 12,000 years of powerful stories at the Tampa Bay History Center

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Not a Clue Adventures

Explore the wilds of Florida with Not a Clue Adventures

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The MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

Attend a music festival for a perfect outdoor music experience.at The MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

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Horse Power for Kids & Animal Sanctuary

Let your little ones interact at the petting zoo found at Horse Power for Kids & Animal Sanctuary

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Ybor City

Try the scariest Ybor City – The 1st Ghost Tour in the U.S. to offer real EXPERIENCES not just a walking tour! 365 days a year!

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Yuengling Brewery

Let your tastebuds have a day out at Yuengling Brewery

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TECO Line Streetcar System

Try out the TECO Line Streetcar System

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Adventure Island

Choose to race down rapids, dig your toes into the sand or relax all day in a private cabana at Adventure Island

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Can You Escape? Tampa

Test your mind and patience at Can You Escape? Tampa

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Straz Center for the Performing Arts

Enjoying performing arts in the luxurious Straz Center for the Performing Arts

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Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

Enjoy some zumba in the park at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

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Glazer Children's Museum

Let your children dream about the future at Glazer Children’s museum

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Museum of Science and Industry

Explore a World of Possibilities at Tampa’s Museum of Science & Industry with more than 450 hands-on activities, plus Florida’s only IMAX® DOME Theatre

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Tricks The Magic Theater

See the Art of Magic back into a Theater setting at Tricks The Magic Theater

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The Upper Tampa Bay Trail

Escape from the city into this scenic trail – The Upper Tampa Bay Trail

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Courtney Campbell Trail

Walk or bike your way down the Courtney Campbell Trail

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The Great Escape Room Tampa

Try your hand at escaping at The Great Escape Room Tampa

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eBoats Tampa

Experience Downtown Tampa in distinctly-styled electric boats with eBoats Tampa

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Tampa Bay Water Bike Company

Peddle faster and feel the breeze while enjoying the city’s skyline with Tampa Bay Water Bike Company

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Adventure Family Motorsports

Rent a dirtbike and ride it safely on a Private 18 acre Ranch at Adventure Family Motorsports

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Hyde Park

Visit Hyde Park – A historic part of town filled with interesting homes from the early 20th century

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Nation Tours - Segway Tours of Downtown Tampa

Join a Local Guide on a Segway cruise along Tampa’s scenic waterfront and explore many of Downtown Tampa’s famous attractions with Nation Tours – Segway Tours of Downtown Tampa

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Electric Glide Tours

Glide your way around town with unique transport – Electric Glide Tours

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Hillsborough River

Go fishing, canoeing, and kayaking at Hillsborough River

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Picnic Island Park

Pack a picnic, go for sunbathing, play disc golf, go fishing & much more at Picnic Island Park. And yes, you’ll fall in love with the sunset view!

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USA Trike AdVentures

Feel the adrenaline rush as you ride across the famous Sunshine Skyway Bridge! Admire the beautiful scenery of Tampa Bay from Bayshore Boulevard with USA Trike AdVentures

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SS American Victory Mariners' Memorial and Museum Ship

Relive the history on board the SS American Victory Mariners’ Memorial and Museum Ship

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Tampa Fishing Charters

Schedule a boat and make some fishing memories with Tampa Fishing Charters

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Tampa Bay Fun Boat LLC

Get out on the waters of Tampa Bay, enjoy your favorite tunes, drinks and watch dolphins playing

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Tampa Museum of Art

Enjoy a yoga class set in the heart of the Tampa museum of Art

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Tampa Bay Sailing Tours

Take off your shoes and step aboard with Tampa Bay Sailing Tours

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Seminole Hard Rock Casino Tampa

Get a a huge selection of electrifying gambling to amp up your fun, from the newest slots to ancient Asian-inspired table games at Seminole Hard Rock Casino Tampa

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Ybor City State Museum

Unfold Tampa enclave’s colorful history at Ybor City State Museum

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South Tampa

Eat, Shop, Swim, Play at South Tampa

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Al Lopez Park

Hit the Two popular flat loops, .8 and 1.2-miles, through the woods at Al Lopez Park

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Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters

Try your hand at fishing for the biggest catch at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters

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Tampa Bay Grand Prix

Race with an electric Italian pro-kart that reaches speeds of up to 50 mph at Tampa Bay Grand Prix

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Florida Museum of Photographic Arts

Wander & wonder at the nice exhibits at Florida Museum of Photographic Arts

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Cypress Point Park

Play a game of ball before enjoying a picnic at Cypress Point Park

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Ballast Point Park

Take some time away from work and relax on the green grass areas at Ballast Point Park

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Tampa Palms Golf & Country Club

Slip away from the cares of the world into a refreshing world of sports & entertainment at Tampa Palms Golf & Country Club

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East Bay Raceway Park

Witness an thrilling race at East Bay Raceway Park

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Q-Zar Tampa

Step into a world of heart-racing thrills and boundless fun at Q-Zar Lazer Tag in Tampa

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The Brew Bus

Bar-hop the city on The Brew Bus

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Westfield Citrus Park

Shop, dine or catch a flick at Westfield Citrus Park

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Escape Countdown

Make observations, solve puzzles and use critical thinking skills to escape the room in 60 minutes, at Escape Countdown

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Shooters World

Hone in on your shooting skills at Shooters World

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The Tampa Improv

Watch a hilarious act at The Tampa Improv

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Boing Jump Center

Defy gravity in Tampa’s largest indoor trampoline arena – Boing Jump Center

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Jose Marti Park

Sit & do people watching at Jose Marti Park

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Adventures Archery

Celebrate a birthday in an adventurous way at Adventures Archery

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Splitsville

Spend quality time with your special one(s) at Splitsville, with 12 luxury bowling lanes, billiards, shuffleboard, live entertainment, and ample indoor and outdoor seating

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Tampa Firefighters Museum

Take a top notch history lesson from the exhibits at Tampa Firefighters Museum

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Vertical Adventures

Climb like a PRO at Vertical Adventures

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Morris Bridge Park

Discover the joys of off-road biking Morris Bridge Park

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Eureka Springs Park

Enjoy the fauna and scenery or have a quiet picnic at Eureka Springs Park

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Kostal Paddle Florida

Float and paddle on a calm part of the water with Kostal Paddle Florida

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Pinarama Bowling Lanes

Plan your child’s next magnificent Birthday Party, Join a League, or visit Pinarama Bowling Lanes for Open Bowling all week long

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Riverwalk Boating Company

Get ready for a unique outdoor adventure as you travel on the waterways as captain of your very own 2 person Mini-Powerboat, with Riverwalk Boating Company

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In The Breeze Horse Ranch

Ride along side the special one on a date night out, on top of lovely horses on a scenic 300 acre trail, by lake side in moon light with In The Breeze Horse Ranch

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Ice Sports Forum

Strap on a pair of ice skates and enjoy premier ice skating at Ice Sports Forum

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Painting with a Twist

Unleash your creative side with Painting with a Twist

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Big Red Balloon

Cruise over the Tampa area and enjoy panoramic view of its lakes, diverse wildlife and unique landscape`, with Big Red Balloon

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Depth Perception Dive Center

Get into the water safely with expertise on your side to explore the underwater world at Depth Perception Dive Center

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GourmetTrek

Take guided Walking Food & Beverage Tours in five bay area locations. Ybor City, SoHo, Channelside/Harbour Island, Downtown Sarsota, Downtown Dunedin with GourmetTrek

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The Murder Mystery Company

Join the killer crime scene happening in Tampa with The Murder Mystery Company. Spend a killer evening of food, fun, and murder

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Canoe Escape

Escape to nature on a 2-hour to full day, downstream, quiet-water, paddling adventure through a 16,000-acre wildlife preserve, with Canoe Escape

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Clearwater Beach

Plan a day trip to Clearwater Beach which is one of the top 10 beaches around

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Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Take an extraordinary trip to Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Meet and exclusively interact with all the resident animals

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Fin's Jet-Ski

Have a blast jet skiing the clear water beach with Fin’s Jet-Ski

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Clearwater Jolley Trolley

Take the Clearwater Jolley Trolley along Clearwater Beach or head out to the surrounding towns on a Coastal Route for truly a unique ride

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Sky Surfing Scenic Intro Flights

Soar over Clearwater’s white sandy beaches and abundant marine life while enjoying unobstructed views in the “MOTORCYCLE OF THE SKY” with Sky Surfing Scenic Intro Flights

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Little Toot Dolphin Adventures

Introduce yourself to one of sea’s most friendliest creature, with Little Toot Dolphin Adventures

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High Time Parasail and Water Sports

Experience a little of everything from Parasailing, Waverunners, Banana Boat Rides, to Kayaks all at one location – High Time Parasail and Water Sports

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Honeymoon Island State Park

Swim, fish & hike at Honeymoon Island State Park

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Sunset Beach

View sun setting into the Gulf of Mexico at Sunset Beach

Tampa is full of fun and exciting things to do! From Bayshore Boulevard to the Lettuce Lake Regional Park, we can assure you that Tampa will never be boring again! Be sure to contact us if you have any additional fun activities or feedback that you’d like to include!