- The list below includes 233 free or cheap things to do in or near Tampa, Florida, including 82 different types of inexpensive activities like Neighborhoods, Breweries, History Museums and Parks.
- From Lettuce Lake Park to Bayshore Boulevard, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Tampa and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Tarpon Springs, Largo, St. Petersburg and Clearwater.
Featuring movies on their second run, Carmike Palm Cinema 3 offers visitors discounted movie tickets compared to first run showings. The theater has a concession stand that offers movie theater standards like popcorn, candy, and refreshments.
Serving up fun for everyone since 1981, Family Fun Center in Lakeland, is the prime destination for entertainment. Featuring arcade games, adventure golf, laser tag, and more, kids young and old will have loads of fun here.
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10400 Gulf Blvd, Treasure Island, FL 33706 MoreLess Info
Treasure Island Beach Rentals is a family owned and operated business that offers a range of recreational equipment for rent. They rent paddle boards, kayaks, bikes and fun cycles and also offer paddle board and surfing lessons.
The Cinemark Lakeland Square Mall is a modern multiplex theater that features first run movies and the chain's own extra-large XD-brand screens and digital sound and projection. The theater also offers a spacious concession stand and video game arcade.
701 West Lime Street, Lakeland, FL 33815 MoreLess Info
Lakeland, Florida is home to The Lakeland Center, a sports arena and performance venue. The Center is a popular setting for basketball games and figure skating competitions. It also regularly hosts concerts by the biggest starts in pop and rock music.
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109 North Kentucky Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33801 MoreLess Info
Kids of all ages will enjoy Lakeland's Explorations V Children's Museum. The museum features three floors of hands-on, educational exhibits including an interactive science lab, art gallery, theatre and more.
Lakeland, Florida's Hollis Garden is a large, elaborate formal garden. It features sculptured bushes, elegant floral arrangements, exotic plants, intricate fountains and tasteful statues. There are also numerous places to sit and relax. Admission is free.