- Our list of the best things to do in Arcadia, Florida, features the top 52 nearby activities — including 24 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Arcadia, FL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Water Activities, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 10 things to do within the city of Arcadia, FL , followed by 43 popular activities in nearby cities, including Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, North Port and Englewood
Entertain the family with a night of bowling at Treasure Lanes in Port Charlotte. For local residents, they offer regular leagues for both adults and youth. And if not a regular bowler, their cosmic bowling with fog and black lights makes for great fun.
Excursions along Charlotte Harbor and from Tampa to the Florida Keys and Tortuga are provided through Smoke & Roses-Day Tours. The company actually utilizes the largest private sailing catamaran in the southwest Florida area.
On the 73,239 acres of wetland, prairie and forest, Babcock Ranch Wildlife Management Area welcomes its visitors with amenities such as campsites and hiking, biking and horseback riding trails. White tailed deer, black bears, wild turkeys and many other species can be spotted in their natural habitat.
The International Sailing School offers hands-on sailing lessons aboard their Catalina 310 taught by ASA certified instructors. Specializing in celestial navigation, students will be trained how to navigate when their electronic systems fail.
The asphalt racing surface of the Punta Gorda Speedway is 60 feet wide with banking turns of 12 degrees. A fully slate of stock car racing is provided at the site, and the raceway primarily operates on Saturday nights.
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1441 Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte, FL 33948 MoreLess Info
The Regal Cinemas Town Center 16 is a modern multiplex theater with 16 screens, all of which feature stadium seating and digital projection. The theater also offer IMAX and Real3D films, along with traditional amenities like a snack bar.
Located along Charlotte Harbor, Gilchrist Park is situated on 11 acres and features tennis and basketball courts, a fishing pier and access to a small beach. The park also provides a playground, picnic facilities and paths for walking and biking.
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Plenty of trails are found on the 65,758 acres of Fred C. Babcock-Cecil M. Webb Wildlife Management Area. It is popular for all wildlife watchers. Fishing boats are also available.