The sun is shining, the palm trees are swaying (as beautiful as always) and we are ready for some fun. Whether you’re a Tampa Bay local or just visiting for the break, we’ve got the best ways to make this spring break in Tampa Bay one you’ll never forget.
Destress, grab some sunscreen, and get ready to spend your spring break the UNATION way!
In the mood to go on a mini-adventure this spring break? Kayaking is one of our favorite spring (or all year round, lets be real – we live in Florida!) activities in Tampa Bay. You can get a great arm workout in, all while getting a great tan, and exploring scenic views.
There are tons of places to rent kayaks, like Get Up & Go Kayaking, ZOI Adventures, or Florida Eco-Adventures in the Tampa Bay area. Be sure to take a look at our guide for the best places to kayak in Tampa Bay!
Calling all adrenaline junkies! Spend your time zipping around the waters this spring break in Tampa Bay. You can explore as far as Clearwater beaches or Treasure Island in St. Pete.
We recommend Fly-n-High and Tampa Water Sports for all your jet ski needs. There are other fun options too, like parasailing and wave running! The feeling is unmatched, you’ll feel like you’re flying. It’s a favorite amongst our local speed demons!
Ever wondered what it’s like to see the views of Tampa Bay from another perspective? Hop on a paddle board from Tampa Bay SUP and ride along the riverwalk. Paddleboarding is a great way to be active while having fun, and exploring all that Tampa Bay has to offer.
Feel like jumping off for a quick bite to eat and explore some more? The Riverwalk is full of restaurants, bars, and many other cool places to wander in.
Epperson Lagoon is the first-of-its-kind lagoon in the United States, with over 7 acres of clear blue water to swim, slide, play, and more – making this a must-visit spot!
Grab a drink at the sandbar, hop on the 30ft water slide, take on the floating obstacle course, or just relax on the beach. This is a great family-friendly option, with fun for all ages. Who wouldn’t love a day in paradise?
Want to plan some boozy fun with your friends this spring break in Tampa Bay? Party along the Riverwalk with Kraken Cycle Boat! This activity is always a hit: what’s better than a boat party with a few drinks and your friends?
Do you have an event coming up this spring break? Kraken is one of our favorite activities for birthdays, bachelor/bachelorette parties, or any celebration!
We all know that Spring time in Tampa Bay is the BEST time to spend longer days under the sun with your friends, and a can of the tastiest drink like our favorite Red Lady Rum Punch – the perfect drink to have while on Spring Break. Don’t clench your thirst with simple drinks, doesn’t it sound better to have a delicious cocktail to-go? Keep the fun times rolling!
Can’t have spring break in Tampa Bay without some Clearwater Beach sunshine! Voted one of the top beaches in the US with its white, pillow-like sand and calm waters, tourists and locals come all year long. Jet ski, paddle board, go parasailing, plus all of the above!
Not only is the beach beautiful, but there is so much the Clearwater neighborhood has to offer. Seafood restaurants, shops, activities, there’s something for everyone.
Enjoy the day under the sun and hang out at St. Pete Beach! Here you’ll find the best beach bars with lively music, tropical drinks, and an overall good time!
One thing St. Pete is famous for is their breath-taking sunsets. Make sure to stay on the beach for the ultimate golden hour vibes, take a dip, and snap the best Insta pics!
If you love a good sunset view, we’re going to let you in on a local favorite. The Davis Island Dog Beach is actually one of our favorite spots to watch the sunset! Make a date out of it with your friends, or that special someone, with some drinks and pizza.
It’s a totally Instagrammable spot that will have your followers wondering where you went this spring break and why they didn’t tag along! It’s the perfect solution if you’re craving a beach sunset, but don’t want to drive across the bridge to get it.
Spring break is all about getting some fresh air and taking a well deserved pause from reality. Destress and treat yourself to some outdoor luxuries is by booking a picnic service!
These local companies take care of every step for you and your party: the planning, the decorations, the setup, AND the breakdown. All you have to do is look cute, eat, drink, and enjoy!
Not sure which company or location is the best fit for you? No worries, we have a whole guide on the best picnic services in Tampa Bay!
A great way to spend time outdoors is to explore a new trail in Tampa Bay. Whether you’re just craving some fresh air, want to change up your workout routine, or looking for a place to clear your head, Tampa Bay has a lot of trail options to choose from.
From the perfect city atmosphere on the Riverwalk (with a perfect view of the Hillsborough River), to a greener, more peaceful trail like the Upper Tampa Bay Trail. Pick the spot for your next adventure with one of the walk, or bike trails in Tampa Bay!
For any NY sports lover, baseball fanatics, or anyone looking for a good time, the George Steinbrenner Field home to the New York Yankees during the spring training season – right across the street from Raymond James Stadium. Tickets are normally less pricey compared to a regular season game, but you still get the complete baseball experience at this beautiful field. Be sure to check out the schedule, and grab your tickets ahead of time!
📍 1 Steinbrenner Dr, Tampa, FL 33614
Whether you’re a Tampa Bay local, or visiting for Spring Break – find the best things to do in the area here, where we share the coolest weekend events, best spots to drink and dine, and anything that makes the end of our weeks much better.
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