- TripBuzz found 70 things to do with kids in or near Lakeland, Florida, including 43 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Winter Haven, Zephyrhills, Lake Wales and Plant City.
- From Joker Marchant Stadium to Explorations V Children's Museum, the Lakeland area offers 84 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Aviation Museums, Botanical Gardens and Nature & Wildlife Areas.
- Located less than 40 minutes from Tampa, Lakeland, FL has a booming population of over 100,000 residents. As its namesake implies, Lakeland is home to 38 named lakes, and many other bodies of water that have not been named. Due to its rich history in Native American life and early American history, there are many notable spots to see.
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5419 Treadway Drive, Gill Dawg Marina, Port Richey, FL 34668 MoreLess Info
Miss Daisy Boat Tours is a sightseeing company that offers 2-hour pontoon boat tours along the Pithlaschascotee River. The company offers private charters upon request as well as group tours for birthday parties.
Visitors to Gill Dawg's marina can experience a variety of water- and outdoor-based activities including paddling and other water sports. The marina also offers eco-tours, rentals, a full-service bar and grill and musical entertainment.
Added in 1990 on the National Register of Historic Places, the St. Nicholas Boat Line is comprised by 2 sponge diving boats. The tour is completed by a diver in an old diving suit, who explains the methods used for retrieving and selling sponges.
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Dodecanese blvd, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689 MoreLess Info
The Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks is popular for its Greek restaurants, markets, bakeries, and, above all, for its sponges. Gift shops and live entertainment are some of the other attractions in the area.
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6848 Hachem Drive, Port Richey, FL 34668 MoreLess Info
The Sundance Lakes Travel Resort Park is a leisure park that features bingo nights, shuffleboard, bocce ball courts, 4 fishing lakes, and billiards tables. The park also has a wood shop, restrooms, and a shower building.