There are a lot of cool things to do for kids in and around Cape Coral.
From beaches, parks, playgrounds, to water parks and horse back riding, we found a lot of cool things to do for our kids.
Discover Cape Coral’s Extensive Parks and Recreation Network
In Cape Coral, thirty-nine recreational parks are offering activities plus excellent athletics programs for families with kids, as well as playgrounds, open green space, unstructured exercise trails, and miles of scenic nature trails. The City of Cape Coral’s website offers extensive information about all City-run parks and facilities, events, classes and activities by age group. View interactive Cape Coral Parks Map.
saddlewood horse club
Saddlewood Horse Club is a horse stable offering horse activities, horseback riding lessons, horse boarding, horses for lease and much more in Cape Coral.
Horse back riding lessons also in German available!
skyzone trampoline park
An award winning trampoline park.
salty sam's pirate cruise
Florida Pirate Cruise located in Fort Myers Beach and home to the best pirate cruise on the seven seas. Book your kids or adults pirate cruise online today!
eagle skate park
Eagle Skate Park The municipal Eagle Skate Park at the city’s William “Bill” Austen Youth Center, is one of the largest skate facilities from Tampa to Miami and features nearly 27,000 sq. ft. of ramps, rails, and pipes. The park offers “extreme” fun for skateboard, rollerblade, and bike enthusiasts ages 6 and up, with both daily and annual admission rates available. Kids and teens rock out to the Bose sound system, while parents can watch from the covered pavilion area and picnic tables. Experienced skate attendants ensure safety and helmets and parental/legal guardian consent are required prior to admission. Eagle Skate Park also offers Bike Days are every Wednesday.
Cape Coral Dolphin Boat Tours
Let’s go out and see some dolphins together! Southwest Florida has one of the largest concentrations of Bottlenose Dolphins and our team of educated tour guides is ready to take you out to watch them in their natural habitat.
Seeing dolphins move about and enjoy the freedom of nature is fun for all ages! You just never know what they’re going to do. Whether they’re swimming or poking their adorable heads out of the water to say hello to their visitors, you will be amazed at their beauty and gracefulness.
It’s a great place! Fun Paint activity with Glow!
the bent brush
Paint your own pottery!
art in the cape
yacht club community park
The Cape Coral Yacht Club is one of the original landmarks of the city. Located directly on the Caloosahatchee River in a beautifully landscaped setting, the Yacht Club Community Park encompasses a wide range of facilities and amenities including the public beach and boat ramp, fishing pier, and community pool. The beach on the riverbank is a popular spot for families to have a picnic in one of the picnic shelters, play on the playground, and let the kids frolic at the riverfront or drop a line from the fishing pier. The community pool, and public boat ramp, and tennis courts invite the young and young at heart and the community center offers year-round activities for everyone.
Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve
This nature park on the majestic Caloosahatchee River is the #1 ranked Cape Coral attraction by Tripadvisor reviewers. The 365 acres large Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve offers a boardwalk, kayak rentals, and free parking. Take the kids on a stroll through the mangrove forest to one of the lookouts in the coves of the river. The well-maintained boardwalk has many benches and signs describing the plants and wildlife waiting to get discovered. Kayak rentals for tours through the park are also available.
gator mikes family fun park
Gator Mike's Family Fun Park This is a really cool facility with a baseball batting range, paintball field, miniature golf, and go-carts. Challenge each other on the rope course and bungee jump. Then work together to solve the puzzle in the escape room. You'll get great pictures of friends as they zoom by on the zipline. This is conveniently located on one of Cape Coral’s main arteries and a fun place for the whole family that offers things to do for all ages.