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Location: 3701 Gatlin Avenue, Orlando, FL
Barber Park offers an outdoor roller hockey rink, three soccer fields, fishing, and a playground.
Park-sponsored sports leagues - such as a fall flag football league - are available to...
Location: 8225 North Wickham Road, Melbourne, FL
The Brevard Zoo seems more like a park with cute critters than a traditional zoo with cages and concrete slabs. The plentiful natural vegetation - and therefore shade - lends an air of s...
Location: 1000 Universal Studios Plaza, Orlando, FL
Visitors are part of the show at Universal Studios Florida, where favorite movies "come to life" in the form of great rides and live shows.
Universal Studios might not be as cle...
Location: 3755 N.W. Highway 17-92, Sanford, FL
Lemur, and elephants, and King Cobra, oh my! The Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens offers an up close look at some of nature's most interesting animals in a casual atmosphere.
Location: 10107 Flowers Avenue, Orlando, FL
You've probably zoomed by this popular park driving along Colonial Drive and never realized it was there, but Downey Park offers a wealth of recreational activities that belies its proximity to...
Location: 715 Capehart Drive, Orlando, FL
One of the area's hidden gems, Capehart Park offers some of the best recreation opportunities for families.
Located at the end of a residential street, the entrance to the park's offic...
Location: 600 East 1st Street, Sanford, FL
Families can relax in the shade or enjoy the warm Florida sun at Sanford's Fort Mellon Park, a popular community park and site of some of the area's most popular special events.
Location: 7508 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL
The Chabad of South Orlando serves not only the Central Florida community, but the vast numbers of tourists, who visit the area, as well. The Chabad Center is a source of information for vacati...
Location: Atlantic Avenue and Earl Street, Daytona Beach, FL
Located in Oceanfront Park on the north end of Daytona's Boardwak amusement area, the historic Daytona Beach Bandshell is the site of numerous community events and open-air concerts annually.
Location: 2421 Old Vineland Road, Kissimmee, FL
Wat Florida Dhammaram is a Theravada Buddhist Temple situated in the heart of Florida's tourist district. An active religious community and monastery, Wat Florida Dhammaram welcomes visitors of...
Location: 8249 Buena Vista Woods Boulevard, Orlando, FL
Dr. P. Phillips Community Park features basketball and volleyball courts, soccer and baseball fields, a playground, dog park, picnic facilities, and a splash pad.
Splash pad sessions r...
Location: 6050 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL
Yes, it's a theme restaurant, but at least the days of snarling doormen blocking entry to the uncool are over. Now the Hard Rock is friendlier than a new puppy, and the staff trip over each oth...
Location: 2416 North Mills Avenue, Orlando, FL
The Orlando Museum of Art was founded in 1924 and is dedicated to enriching the cultural life of Floridians and visitors through the visual arts.
Offering various children's art cla...
Location: 3111 World Drive, Orlando, FL
If your kids eat with their elbows on the table, talk with with their mouths full, and don't ask for permission to leave the dinner table, the 50's Prime Time Cafe is the perfect place to have ...
Location: 2535 Cady Way, Winter Park, FL
With wide-open and well groomed baseball fields, tennis courts, and a nice playground under the shade of old oak trees, Cady Way Park offers a little something for everyone. This is a pretty pl...