- TripBuzz found 178 things to do with kids in or near Bradenton, Florida, including 153 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Sarasota, St. Petersburg, St. Pete Beach and Bradenton Beach.
- From BeachHorses to Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, the Bradenton area offers 98 different types of family activities, including: Farms & Ranches, Kayaking, Sailing and Movie Theaters.
- An historic town in Florida, Bradenton was established in the early 1900's. The city still has many of its older buildings standing including properties in the Braden Castle Park Historic District along with the old county courthouse and telephone company offices. The city is also home to the South Florida Museum, a planetarium and aquarium.
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4500 Harbor Blvd, Port Charlotte, FL MoreLess Info
It's Time Kayak and Canoe Rentals is a rental authority offering Kayak and Canoe rentals. Attractions include rentals, kayaking and canoeing classes, and guided tours led by a professional naturalist.
Enjoy a day of outdoor fun at the Port Charlotte Beach Park. Along with water sports, visitors can spend time playing horseshoes, bocce, picnicking or just relaxing in the sun. This park also provides outdoor space for gatherings like reunions or birthday parties.
74% 176 votes
850 Dodecanese Blvd., Tarpon Springs, FL 34689 MoreLess Info
With a 120,000 gallon tank which houses more than 30 species of fish, live corals and sponges, Konger Tarpon Springs Aquarium offers its visitors the chance of observing marine wildlife in its natural habitat. It also houses alligators.
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.
The Gulf of Mexico and it wildlife can be explored using the services of Sun Line Cruises. Besides watching manatees or dolphins when they play or feed, this tour also leads its passengers on a private island beach.
84% 1692 votes
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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4500 Colleen Street, Port Charlotte, FL 33952 MoreLess Info
Part of Port Charlotte Beach Park, the Port Charlotte Beach Swimming Pool is a scenic beachside pool with lifeguards on duty during operating hours. The pool has varying depth levels and a pool lift.
With Odyssey Cruises, visitors have the opportunity to spot dolphins, manatees, and other sea creatures. The cruise takes visitors through the Anclote River and lands on an island where visitors can go shelling.