Emerald Coast

Summer Fun

This page lists the top summer activities to do with kids in the Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County, Florida area.
Kids Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County: Summer Fun - Fun 4 Emerald Coast Kids
30A Blaze Beach Bonfires

Book a beach bonfire with your family or group! 30A Blaze provides bonfires along the beautiful beac ...

Adventures Unlimited

Adventures Unlimited offers Canoeing, Kayaking, Tubing, and Camping along Coldwater Creek past seclu ...

8974 Tomahawk Landing Rd., Milton, FL, 32570
Als Burger Bar

Kids will LOVE the splash fountains, and parents will love that kids can play just steps from where ...

1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL
Bass Pro Shops Aquarium

The Destin Bass Pro Shops/Worldwide Sportsman has a 10,000 gallon salt-water aquarium stocked with l ...

4301 Legendary Drive, Destin, FL, 32541
Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park

With over 40 different water play areas, rides, slides, and pools, Big Kahuna's is the perfect water ...

1007 US Highway 98, Destin, Florida, 32541
Blue Angels Practice Schedule

The world-famous Blue Angels are based at NAS Pensacola, and can be seen practicing over the Museum ...

See link with complete schedule. Usually Tuesdays and W...
Hours: usually 11:30, see website for updated times
Museum Flight Line north of the Museum, autographs take place at museum, Pensacola
Camp Creativity at Michaels

Monday, Wednesdays & Fridays June 10 - July 26 | 10AM - NOON $3 per 30-min. session Supplies incl ...

Hours: 10-12
Age: 3+
Multiple Locations
Coldwater Gardens

Eco-friendly campground and resort providing naturally grown food to the Milton & Pensacola, Florida ...

7009 Creek Stone Rd, Milton, FL
Conservation Park Trails

A favorite destination for locals and tourists, the PCB Conservation Park offers opportunities for a ...

Griffin Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Crab Island Swimming

Crab Island is an underwater Island located on the bay side of the Destin bridge. This is where you ...

Destin Bridge, Destin, FL, 32541
Dave and Buster's

The ONLY place to Eat, Drink, Play & Watch Sports® all under one roof! Whether it’s classics like Po ...

15701 LC Hilton Jr. Dr, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Destin Commons Play Area

Located in the center of the Destin Commons outdoor mall, there's a soft play area and a Luckey clim ...

4100 Legendary Dr, Destin, FL, 32541
Destin Commons Splash Pad

Located in the center of the outdoor Destin Commons Mall, the splash pad is a great place for kids t ...

4100 Legendary Dr., Destin, FL, 32541
Econfina Creek

Pitt Spring, Sylvan Springs, and multiple small springs contribute to the clear water of Econfina Cr ...

EO Wilson Biophilia Center Special Summer Hours

CANCELLED****During June and July, we are open to the public on Thursdays and Fridays from 9 am - 2 ...

Thursdays and Fridays in June and July only
Hours: 9-2
13+=$8, 3-12=$5, under 2 FREE
4956 Hwy 20E, Freeport, FL, 32439
Fireworks at the Boardwalk

The Wednesday night fireworks series run May 29th through August 14th at 9pm!

Wednesdays in summer
Florida State Parks: Junior Ranger Program

The Florida State Parks Junior Ranger Program provides the opportunity for young people to learn, se ...

Multiple Locations, FL
Fort SK8 Summer Passes

Make sure to grab your summer pass now at fortsk8.com before they’re gone! Limited quantities availa ...

Hours: see image
202 Racetrack Rd NW, Fort Walton Beach
FREE Theatre Thursdays at Grand Boulevard

This summer, join us in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin for our annual Theatre Thursdays series! Eme ...

Thursdays all summer
495 Grand Blvd, Sandestin, FL, 32536
Fudpucker's Gator Beach

Gator Beach gives you the chance to see over 80 live alligators, in an up close and personal environ ...

20001 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL, 32541
Grayton Beach State Park

Soaking in warm gulf breezes while relaxing on pristine Grayton Beach might be the main attraction, ...

357 Main Park Road, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Helen McCall Park Playground

This park has a separate covered play area for younger kids and plenty of options for older kids, in ...

325 Moll Dr, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Holmes Creek Canoe Livery and Water Park

Canoes, tandem/single kayaks, tubing, and diving. Rope swing, diving board, fishing, fun water slide ...

2899 A Highway 79, Vernon, FL
Hub, The

The Hub is a gathering place for family and friends on beautiful Highway 30a on the Florida panhandl ...

7000 East County Highway 30A, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413
Kids Bowl Free Summer Program

Registered Kids Receive 2 FREE GAMES Of Bowling Every Day All Summer Long. This program is designed ...

daily during summer
Hours: varies by location
Multiple Locations
Kids Skate Free Passes

See link for participating locations.

varies by location
Hours: varies
Multiple Locations
License Free Fishing Days

License-free fishing days provide an excellent opportunity for those who don't yet have a fishing li ...

Morrison Springs

Morrison Springs is one of the most popular diving spots in northwest Florida and well-known through ...

874 Morrison Springs Road, Ponce de Leon, FL, 32455
National Naval Aviation Museum

FREE admission to the museum! The National Naval Aviation Museum is the world’s largest Naval Aviati ...

1750 Radford Blvd, Pensacola, FL, 32508
Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center

The Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center (NBSTCC) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization in ...

8740 Gulf Blvd, Navarre, FL
Niceville Children's Park: William C. Jordan Park

This very popular park has several climbing areas (some are shaded), sandboxes filled with pails and ...

204 N. Partin Drive, Niceville, FL, 32578
OWA Amusement Park, Retail, Dining

Centered on a 14-acre lake, OWA is inspired by the Muskogee Indian term for “water”. Circling the la ...

10113 Foley Beach Express, Foley, Alabama
Pensacola Blue Wahoos Baseball

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos are the double-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds. Established in 2012, th ...

351 W Cedar Street, Pensacola, FL, 32502
Redbird Art Experience

Perfect for a rainy/too hot day! Welcome to The Redbird Art Experience...a working Art Shop where yo ...

daily, no reservation needed
2001, Ninety Eight Palms Blvd, suite 103, Destin, FL, 32541
Rock Out Indoor Climbing Facility

Rock Out Climbing Gym’s mission is to provide the premier indoor rock climbing facility on the Emera ...

2001 98 Palms Blvd, Destin, FL, 32541
Ross Marler Park

Walk along the Choctawhatchee Bay and check out the fish swimming off the dock, and the birds trying ...

1275 Santa Rosa Blvd., Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Santa Rosa Ranch

Family Fun Park with a tree fort theme that offers close encounters with fallow and axis deer. Tour ...

4340 Hwy 178, Jay, FL
Seacrest Wolf Preserve

Seacrest Wolf Preserve, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to wolf and wildlife conservatio ...

3449 Bonnett Pond Rd, Chipley, FL, 32428
Shell Island Shuttle at St. Andrew's State Park

Shell Island Shuttle carries passengers between St. Andrews State Park and Shell Island every 1/2 ho ...

4607 State Park Circle, Panama City Beach, FL, 32408
Shipwreck Island Waterpark

The tropical theme waterpark is filled with attractions for all ages. There's an activity pool for y ...

12201 Hutchison Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL, 32407
SkyWheel Panama City Beach

SkyWheel is a safe, fun and memorable experience for all ages that is accessible to everyone, regard ...

15700 LC Hilton Jr. Dr., Panama City Beach, FL
Summer FREE Fun at Baytowne

Sundays Cinema (weekly outdoor movies at 8pm) Hydroflight Mondays (6:30 & 8:30 Show Times) Boomin ...

weekly all summer
Hours: varies
FREE (parking is FREE too!)
9100 Baytowne Blvd, Miramar Beach
Summer Fun at Harborwalk Village

Mondays: Movie Night Tuesdays: Fat Tuesday Parade Thursdays: "Throwback Thursdays" (flyover, tribu ...

M,T,Th,Sa all summer
Hours: varies
Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL, 32541
Summer Library Programs

Area libraries are stacked with FREE programs for kids all summer long!

Multiple Locations
Surf Hut

This laid back restaurant is right on the beach, so you can play in the sand while waiting for your ...

551 Scenic Gulf Dr., Miramar Beach, FL, 32550
Thrills Laser Tag and Arcade

Thrills Laser Tag & Arcade, sister company to Blast Arcade & Laser Maze is a one-of-a-kind unique ex ...

90 Seascape Drive, Miramar Beach, FL, 32550
Uncle Buck's Fish Bowl and Grill: Bowling

16 full lanes of bowling that offer a unique underwater ocean experience! Custom bowling balls that ...

4251 Legendary Drive, Destin, FL, 32541