Are you ready to have a fun weekend with the family? While events are slowly being added, there is still so many amazing and FUN things to do with the kids. There is so many to choose from, so we’ve chosen our top family-friendly picks so you can maximize the fun factor this weekend.

Check out our top picks for family-friendly things to do every weekend in 2020!


Our Top Family-Friendly Things to do this Weekend in Tampa

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WEEK OF May 23- 25th



1. Blackberry U-Pick at Starkey Market

Open Saturday, Monday & Wednesdays for U- Pick Blackberry. While supplies last.
3460 Starkey Blvd.
Odessa, Florida 34655
(727) 375-7606

2. Visit the Alligator Attraction & Kiss a Gator!

With thousands of square footage to easily social distance, you’ll love this family outing. Their specialty is providing unforgettable, interactive experiences with alligators, tortoises, reptiles and tropical fish for their guest.
Entry fee is amazing budget friendly & your entry fee helps to take care all of these amazing animals.
Join us as we make our way to this amazing attraction in Madeira. Worth the drive.
12973 Village Blvd
Madeira Beach, Florida 33708
(727) 329-8751

Want to social distance and enjoy one of Florida’s best attraction? Then visiting our local beaches will help you get some Vitamin D and have fun responsibly.

The Beach Capacity Dashboard on the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office will open on Sunday and will list all Pinellas County beaches and their capacity in real-time. This way you can save time and frustration before you make the drive to your favorite beach.

Tampa Bay Area Drive-In Movie Theatres




4. Tampa Bay Area Drive-In Movie Theatres

Movie night is a great family-friendly activity. Now try having a movie night in the car? Now that’s a nice twist. Across Tampa Bay there are still…

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5. Visit the Florida Aquarium

The Florida Aquarium is pleased to announce a special Memorial Day offer to Military* service members. Purchase a ticket and receive an additional ticket for the same day to visit The Florida Aquarium between May 22nd and May 31st.  U.S. Military ID or DD Form 214 is required to redeem your tickets at guest services upon your arrival.

Use the discount code “MDay2020” when purchasing your tickets online.

MAY 22-31 | 9:30AM–5PM
701 Channelside Dr, Tampa, Florida, 33602
BOGO for Military Service Members

6. Sunflower U-Pick (Call Ahead to Confirm…times & dates vary) 

7. Memorial Day – Parade of Heroes LIVE Stream

May 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

This Memorial Day, instead of streets filled with fire trucks, vintage cars, proud veterans, and their families, Ancestry will help people commemorate from home by hosting a virtual Memorial Day “Parade of Heroes,” streaming right on Ancestry’s Facebook page! In a 45-minute live production, the parade will memorialize the 75th anniversary of the end of […]

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Virtual things to do in Tampa Bay?

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See the entire weekend events on our Family-Friendly Events Calendar. 


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