Emerald Coast

Rainy Day Places

This page lists places in the Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County, Florida area which are great to visit on rainy days. Also good for days when it's too hot or cold to be outdoors.
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7D Virtual Reality Movie Experience

Discover a new dimension to Virtual Reality with the brand new 7D Ultimate Movie Experience. Enjoy the latest Movie Entertainment with thrilling speci ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
34 Harbor Blvd., Destin, FL, 32541
African American Cultural Center

The focus of the Panama City African-American Cultural Center is to embrace the culture of African Amercians in the area via printed and electronic me ...

Free: Yes
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
1412 MLK Blvd., Panama City, FL, 32401
Air Force Armament Museum

Outside, you'll discover an impressive collection of 25 reconnaissance, fighter and bomber planes, including the fastest plane ever built – the SR-71 ...

Free: Yes
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
100 Museum Dr, Eglin Air Force Base, FL, 32542
Allen Park: Youth Recreational Center

The recreational center is staffed with City personnel and is open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Children can play pool, table games, watch TV, do their homework o ...

Area: North Okaloosa County
McClelland Street, Crestview, FL, 32539
AMC Classic Panama City

Get exactly what you love about the classic movie theatre experience! AMC Classic brings you the best of times at affordable prices, offering you the ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
4049 West 23rd St, Panama City, FL
AMC Classic Panama City

Located in Panama City Mall...Get exactly what you love about the classic movie theatre experience! AMC Classic brings you the best of times at afford ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
2218 N. Cove Blvd, Panama City, FL, 32405
AMC Destin Commons 14 and IMAX

This theater offers sensory-friendly films at different times (they turn the lights up, and turn the sound down, so you can get up, dance, walk, shout ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
4000 Legendary Drive, Destin, FL, 32541
Baker Block Museum

The Baker Block Museum is a living history museum. Take a walk through the past to gain knowledge and perspective of life, heritage and history of our ...

Free: Yes
Area: North Okaloosa County
1307 Georgia Avenue, Baker, Florida, 32531
Bart Rockett Magic Theatre

World Class Magic, Illusions, Ventriloquism & Comedy all in one. Witness original, never-before-seen illusions in this up-close and personal MUST-SEE ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
34 Harbor Blvd., Destin, FL, 32541
Bass Pro Shops Aquarium

The Destin Bass Pro Shops/Worldwide Sportsman has a 10,000 gallon salt-water aquarium stocked with local species. Join us for the fish feeding on Mon ...

Free: Yes
Area: Destin/Niceville
4301 Legendary Drive, Destin, FL, 32541
Bay County History Museum

Come explore the history of Bay County, Florida. Check website for upcoming events and exhibits.

Free: Yes
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
223 W. 6th St., Panama City, FL, 32402
Blast Arcade and Laser Maze

Our Arcade has over 50 redemption and video games, delivering the latest in high tech family fun. There are games designed to entertain all ages and a ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
118 Cannery Ln, Sandestin, FL, 32550
Boulevard 10 at Grand Boulevard

This New Vision theatre offers 10 screens equipped with 3D capability, a Big D theatre, and the Ovation Dining Club. The Big D theatre features stadiu ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
465 Grand Boulevard, Miramar Beach, FL, 32550
Bounce Party Playzone: Santa Rosa Mall

An indoor play area for children ages 1-12, featuring inflatable bounce houses, slides, games, arts and crafts, party rooms, and more! Located inside ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
300 Mary Esther Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32569
Bowl-a-Rama Lanes

Bowl-a-Rama is a 16 lane bowling center and snack bar. Youth bowling programs are available as well as private party hosting.

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
2300 W 15th St, Panama City, FL, 32401
Burger King: Springfield Indoor Play Area

This Burger King location has an indoor play area. Let your kids burn some energy in this indoor space and enjoy a meal.

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
East, 3218 US-98 BUS, Panama City, FL, 32401
Callaway Old School House

The Callaway School House was built in 1911 (two years prior to the creation of Bay County in 1913) on the SW corner of Beulah Avenue and Letohattchee ...

522 Beulah Drive, Callaway, FL, 32404
Carver-Hill Museum

The Carver-Hill Museum honors the Carver-Hill School and chronicles the history of the local African-American community. The Carver-Hill Museum is als ...

Free: Yes
Area: North Okaloosa County
895 McClelland Street, Crestview, FL, 32536
Chick-Fil-A: Miramar Beach Indoor Play Area

The new Miramar Beach location has a great indoor playground. This is a perfect spot for a playdate on a rainy or super hot day! Parents can enjoy a m ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
52 Scenic Gulf Dr, Miramar Beach, FL, 32550
Chick-Fil-A: Niceville Indoor Play Area

The new Niceville location has a great indoor playground. This is a perfect spot for a playdate on a rainy or super hot day! Parents can enjoy a meal ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
1348 John Sims Pkwy E, Niceville, FL, 32578
Chick-Fil-A: Tyndall Parkway Indoor Play Area

This Tyndall Parkway location has a great indoor playground. This is a perfect spot for a playdate on a rainy or super hot day! Parents can enjoy a me ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
401 N Tyndall Pkwy, Panama City, FL, 32404
Chick-Fil-A: W 23rd St. Indoor Play Area

This Panama City location has a great indoor playground. This is a perfect spot for a playdate on a rainy or super hot day! Parents can enjoy a meal o ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
900 W 23rd St, Panama City, FL, 32405
Cobra Skeeball and Batting Cages: Indoor Arcade

Cobra has skeeball, outdoor batting cages, and an indoor arcade.

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
9519 Front Beach Rd, Panama City, FL, 32407
Dave and Buster's

The ONLY place to Eat, Drink, Play & Watch Sports® all under one roof! Whether it’s classics like Pop-A-Shot, Pac-Man, and Skee-Ball, or the newest ga ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
15701 LC Hilton Jr. Dr, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Destin Blacklight Mini Golf

Destin’s ONLY indoor, air conditioned Black Light Mini Golf! Our Mini Golf course is Destin’s premier Black light indoor space themed miniature golf c ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
20011 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin Commons

Tons of family fun all in one outdoor shopping mall! Mini choo choo train, splash pad, outdoor soft playground, movie theater, and several kid-friendl ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
4100 Legendary Dr,, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin Community Center

The 18,500 square foot facility has a high school regulation gymnasium, stage, game room, four meeting rooms, and a working kitchen. The facility prov ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
101 Stahlman Ave., Destin, FL, 32541
Destin History and Fishing Museum

Experience the feeling of swimming in the Gulf of Mexico with award winning examples of fish caught in Destin. View a large collection of antique fi ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
108 Stahlman Ave, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin Laser Tag and Blacklight Mini Golf

Laser Tag is played in our huge, 4000 square feet maze. A maximum of 40 people can play at one time. Our basic setup is free-for-all, every person for ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
20011 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL, 32541
Downtown Cinema Plus

Vintage, classic movie house in downtown Fort Walton. You sit at tables and order food and drinks, and your server even refills your popcorn bowls dur ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
174 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Dugout, The

The 14,000 sq. ft. facility features 4 – 70′ batting cages, 3 – 55′ batting cages, 2 – 45′ batting cages and 3 baseball/softball pitching lanes. All ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
2500 Minnesota Ave., Lynn Haven, FL, 32444
Emerald Coast Escape Game

Your group is locked in a room and you have one hour to find clues, solve puzzles and ESCAPE the room. This is a great team building activity. Recomme ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
1007 Gospel Rd, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32547
Emerald Coast Laser Tag

Our Pirate's Quest Laser Tag arms you with a state of the art vest and laser gun to battle it out in our 1,800 sq. foot arena to see if you can become ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
701 Pier Park Drive Suite 107, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Emerald Coast Laser Tag Fun Center

A maze filled with seemingly endless hallways made of mirrors, to a timed agility test where you have to weave your body up over and through a room fi ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
701 Pier Park Drive Suite 107, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Emerald Coast Science Center

The Emerald Coast Science Center is an independent, nonprofit hands-on, interactive science museum as well as a STEM education center for NW Florida. ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
31 SW Memorial Parkway, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Escape Zone 60

Escape Zone 60 is a live, interactive, fun, puzzle solving game where you have 60 minutes to solve the puzzles needed to complete your goal of escapin ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island, Destin/Niceville, Panama City/Panama City Beach
Multiple Locations, FL
Escapology

Destin's original premium real life escape game experience! Located in a prime spot, up to 6 players will be challenged in this new attraction by work ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
9375 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Miramar Beach, FL, 32550
Fat Daddy's Arcade (Inside Fudpucker's Restaurant)

Fat Daddy’s Arcade in Fort Walton Beach is located inside the restaurant at Fudpucker’s on Okaloosa Island. It features the most popular arcade games ...

Free: Yes
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
1318 Miracle Strip Parkway, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Fat Daddy's Arcade Destin

Fat Daddy's Arcade is the perfect Destin attraction for indoor family fun, featuring 80+ of the most popular arcade games on the market. Located next ...

Area: Destin/Niceville
20009 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL, 32541
Fired Up! Paint Your Own Pottery

You'll have a lot of fun creating your own masterpiece to show all your friends and family when you're at Fired Up. Stop by our fun and family-friendl ...

Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
27 Quincy Cir., Seaside, FL, 32459
Fort Sk8 Family Fun Center

Fort Sk8 Fun Center has skating, full service cafe, full arcade, skate pro shop. The location hosts birthday parties and you can rent space for privat ...

Free: Yes
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
202 Racetrack Rd NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32547
Fort Walton Beach Bowl

Fort Walton Beach Bowl is a 24 lane family-friendly bowling alley with glow bowling, karaoke, snack bar, darts, billiards, and more!

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
745 Beal Pkwy NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32547
Fort Walton Beach Recreation Center

This new center has a children's playground, indoor gymnasium, racquetball courts, dance studio, fitness room, game room, outdoor grills, batting cage ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
132 Jet Drive, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Fudpuckers Gator Beach: Destin

For families who visit Fudpucker’s Destin restaurant, there are a bunch of things for the kids to do. For the little “Fudsters”, there’s a large playg ...

Free: Yes
Area: Destin/Niceville
20001 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL, 32541
Fudpuckers Gator Island: Okaloosa Island

Families will want to visit the incomparable Fat Daddy’s Arcade that is located inside the building. Fat Daddy’s features the newest and most popular ...

Free: Yes
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
1318 Miracle Strip Parkway, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Funland Arcade and Snack Bar

The oldest arcade in Northwest Florida! FUNLAND has over 100 arcade games, from "kiddie" rides to the latest arcade video games for all ages. Many of ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
14510 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Fusion Fitness Center Community Center

Fusion Fitness Center caters to families and has a ton of recreational activities for all ages. Fusion has extremely reasonable rates and a variety of ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
3203 Minnesota Avenue, Panama City, FL, 32405
Game Time Arcade

We offer fun indoor amusement with something for ALL ages and a great place to have your birthday party or celebration. We have an array of video arca ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island, Panama City/Panama City Beach
Multiple Locations
Grand Theatre at Pier Park, The

This theater features IMAX movies, stadium seating, birthday party packages, wall-to-wall screens, high-back rocking chairs, game room, digital sound ...

Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
500 South Pier Park Drive, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida

The Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida keeps History Alive! by hosting unique and fun events throughout the year attracting thousands of visitors an ...

Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
​115 Westview Avenue, Valparaiso, FL, 32580