Union Park in Wesley Chapelis central to tons of fun activities to help the kids burn off their energy levels. There is no need to travel out of the state or far distances for great fall activities that are fun for the whole family! Save time and money with the following fall destinations that are less than a half tank away:
Old McMicky’s Farm– Located just a short thirty minute drive from Union Park, Old McMicky’s is the perfect destination for the whole family to enjoy. Bordered by a forty acre lake and hundred year old oaks, Old McMicky’s Farm offers a beautiful setting for your day adventure. You and the kids will love interacting with a wide variety of farm animals. Explore your inner farmer with cow milking, pony riding, authentic hayrides and more! Group and family rates available.
Brooker Creek Nature Preserve– Start your day off with a hike through gorgeous Florida scenery that includes large oaks, scrub hammocks, pine trees and cypress swamp areas. Kids will love the bat houses, wild turkey sightseeing and educational exhibits located in the park. Guided hiking tours are fun and informative – giving kids the chance to connect with nature in an educational environment. Find out more here.
Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks – Stroll through the Sponge Docks in Tarpon Springs for a little Greek culture and fun. You can take a boat tour to Anclote Island for shell collecting, dolphin watching or check out the traditional sponge harvesting tour. Enjoy fresh seafood and Greek cuisine waterside at one of the many restaurants. The Tarpon Springs Aquarium offers interactive fun for the kids and the shark feedings are super exciting for all ages! If you get a chance after exploring the Sponge Docks, you can head over to Sunset Beach to watch one of the best sunsets on the Gulf of Mexico. Find more Sponge Docks fun here.