- 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.
Opened in 1988, McCurdy's Comedy Theatre is a comedy club that hosts numerous comedians and events. The theatre includes an on-site restaurant with a full bar, valet parking, and a 4200 square foot comedy showroom.
Sitting on an island peninsula on the waters of Sarasota Bay, Sarasota Bayfront Park offers highly a highly scenic and serene environment. It features a splash park and playground, as well as two waterfront restaurants.
81% 68 votes
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34236 MoreLess Info
A working aquarium that hosts research scientists as well as the public, Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium features a large menagerie of aquatic animals on display. The aquarium also features a number of hands-on educational exhibits.
Hosting over 130,000 visitors annually, the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is a location that is home to a variety of exotic and tropical plants. Visitors commonly enjoy viewing the plant exhibits, the bonsai gardens, and the bamboo gardens.
76% 186 votes
10840 Pine Island Drive, Spring Hill, FL 34607 MoreLess Info
Family oriented, Alfred McKethan / Pine Island Park provides an array of activities for everyone to enjoy. The park is equipped with a playground, volleyball nets and picnic shelters. And with sandy beaches and water access, swimming and sunbathing are also popular at this park.
18% 22 votes
1107 3rd Street SW, Winter Haven, FL MoreLess Info
Thirsty customers will enjoy Indigo's Billiards, Bowling & Games that has arcades, pool leagues, billiards, poker nights, and happy hour with over 50 types of beer. Visitors and regulars can join a VIP club for discounts, drink offers and invitations to special events.
The Cobb Grand 10 Cinemas offers 10 screens of new movie releases, complete with digital projection and stadium seating. The cinemas also offers live screenings of performances from the Metropolitan Opera.