- The list below includes 51 free or cheap things to do in or near Dade City, Florida, including 88 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Art Gallery, History Museums and Camping Site.
- From Withlacoochee River Park to Giraffe Ranch, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Dade City and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Brooksville, Spring Hill, Zephyrhills and Land O' Lakes.
Withlacoochee River Park offers visitors access to a wild and scenic portion of the river and a mosaic of habitat communities. The park provides campsites which includes a picnic table, a fire ring, a grill, and firewood.
Situated on 47 acres of land, Giraffe Ranch offers intimate safari expeditions led by experienced drivers and guides in customized 4-WD safari tour vehicles. The safaris offer up-close, hands-on interactive experiences.
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15602 Pioneer Museum Road, Dade City, FL 33523 MoreLess Info
Pioneer Florida Museum & Village was created when a prominent citizen of San Antonio, Florida offered a variety of old farm equipment to the Pasco County Fair Association. They accepted thirty-seven vehicles and tools of yesteryear and the attraction has grown every day since.
A single-screen drive-in movie theater, Joy-Lan Drive-In & Swap Shop offers first-run feature films and a snack bar. On weekend mornings, the facility serves as a swap meet with breakfast available at the snack bar.
Displaying the work of a local photographer, The Wildlife Gallery displays the photographs of exotic animals from Africa, Antarctica, Australia, and the Galapagos Islands. Among the animals featured in the photos are grizzly bears, kangaroos, and crabs.
Founded in 2008, Chasing Tails Charters feature private fishing charters that explore the waters of the Tampa and St Petersburg area. Views of the bay are offered along with personal fishing lessons and education on fish native to the area.
A 10-screen movie theater, Zephyrhills Cinema 10 displays first-run feature films. The theater offers stadium seating in select auditoriums, digital sound, artwork displayed in the lobby and a concession area with food and drinks.
A 32-lane bowling facility, Pin Chasers East Pasco offers open and league bowling along with a pro shop. The center provides a full dining menu, private event hosting and a bar with adult beverages and flat-screen televisions.
A seasonal water park, Waterplay at Zephyr Park features a fenced splash pad area with water fountains and spigots along with benches. The greater park area offers a fishing pond, a playground, picnic facilities and a fitness path.