Bathtub Reef Beach Hutchinson Island, Stuart: Great ocean beach for kiddies especially at low tide, as a reef creates a shallow pool and keeps the breakers out.
Children’s Museum of the Treasure Coast Jensen Beach: Fun interactive and imaginative, with indoor activities (pirate ship with shooting cannon) and outdoor giant veggie playground, fountain “splashground," beach with lagoon swimming, covered picnic pavilion.
Club Med at Sandpiper Bay Recently renovated family-friendly resort, practically next door to TBYC! Stop by for a free tour. Call 772-398-5025 for day pass info. Not cheap, but the ENJOY! coupon books have “two-fer” coupons for adults, and kids are half-price. Child-friendly pool/creative playground, large lap pool, spa with infinity pool, fitness center, lots of tennis courts, golf course with putting green, sand beach with sailboats, kayaks and paddleboards, and—drumroll!--a circus school with a flying trapese! Wonderful all you can eat and drink buffets. Evening entertainment.
Discover Martin County TBYC is located at the southeast corner of St. Lucie County, very close to Martin County. This is a great resource for area beaches, dining, entertainment, events, shopping, etc. for Hutchinson Island, Indiantown, Jensen Beach, Palm City, Port Salerno, Stuart and more,
Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center Hutchinson Island, Stuart: Children's Activity Pavilion, Sea Turtle, Sea Star Touch Tank, and Rays on the Reef Pavillions, Game Fish Lagoon, Nature Trails.
76 Golf World Family Fun Center Stuart: mini-golf, go-karts, golf range, bumper boats, and more.
Heathcote Botanical Gardens Fort Pierce: Special events for children, such as the Christmas light show with Santa.
Jonathan Dickinson State Park in Hobe Sound. Hiking, biking, paddling, birding and more. Explore the Lokahatchee and visit Trapper Nelson's 1930s camp. Call 772-546-2771 for latest events.
Lion Country Safari Park Lokahatchee near West Palm Beach: Drive-thru wild animal preserve, walk-thru petting zoo, amusement park with mini-golf, rides, paddleboat, water slides and splashground, cafe. Discount coupons on the website. KOA RV Park/Cabins right next door.
McKee Botanical Garden Vero Beach: Check the site for special exhibitions and children’s activities. Closed Mondays.
Oxbow Eco-Center Port St. Lucie: Environmental learning center with hiking trails.
Palm Beach Zoo Lots of wild animals and birds in a tropical paradise. Kid-friendly cafe, splashground.
Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens Check the website for children's events, such as the popular Halloween party.
Sailfish Splash Waterpark and Aquatic Center 931 SE Ruhnke St, Stuart, FL 34994
Children's waterpark, adult 50-meter lap pool, 25-yard Learn to Swim pool, & more.
Savannas Preserve State Park Port St Lucie. Paddling, hiking and birding. For free guided kayaking tours, including full moon paddling trips, call 772-398-2779.
Urban Air Adventure Park Port St Lucie. Kid friendly indoor trampoline and adventure park.
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