Family Friendly Fun in West Palm Beach, FL
West Palm Beach is a wonderful, coastal city located along Florida’s Southeast, Atlantic coast. If you are staying here with your family, you are going to find activities for kids, no matter there age, and adults alike. The WPB region is unmatched in Florida for things to do. Here are some of the top choices for you and your family while visiting WPB.
The beaches are of course number one on anyone’s list for things to do in WPB. Our coastline is pristine. You will find cozy beaches and busy beaches and everything in between. When at the beach you are sure to find entertainment for kids and adults of all ages. The Gulf Stream warms our waters all year long, so swimming is always an option. For families looking for more adventure, the snorkeling and scuba diving here are phenomenal. You will see endless wildlife and will love the crystal clear waters. If you are feeling lazy and still want to dive, check out the drift diving on the Gulf Stream. Here you can float on the current and watch the animal life pass by. Families also can enjoy jet skiing, parasailing, and boating.
If you and your family enjoy golf, WPB is sure to please. There are over 160 courses in the area and all of them present their own uniqueness. You will find courses that suit everyone’s abilities. WPB is an excellent destination for your family, golf vacation.
West Palm Beach is also home to many wildlife sanctuaries. Number one on the list is the drive through, Lion County Safari. Here you will find animals, normally reserved for zoos, wandering around you. Kids absolutely love being able to feed giraffes and having them walk up to your car. Lion County Safari was the first of its kind in the nation and it is a must for any family that is visiting. Other wildlife options include the McCarthy Wildlife Sanctuary, the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, the Loggerhead Marinelife Sanctuary, and the Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society. If you are looking to get up close and personal to sea and land animals, you will find your options here to be endless. The WPB area is also home to the Mounts Botanical Garden of Palm Beach County, MacArthur State Beach Park, and Okeeheelee Park. All three provide opportunities for families to interact with wildlife and see native plants to the South Florida region.
Rapids Water Park is a go to for families as well. Thrill seekers will find this water slide haven to be right up their alley. There are rides for children and adults of all ages. Rapids Water Park is a great place to spend a day with the family.
West Palm Beach is also home to vibrant art scene. Families can take in a concert or play at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. The outdoor amphitheater is a great place to take the kids on a warm evening for a show. There is also the Norton Museum of Art where visitors will enjoy works by the greats, such as Picasso and Monet. Nightlife in West Palm Beach is also sure to please the family. Clematis Street in downtown WPB is a vibrant area full of restaurants and shopping. It is a family fun spot and a great place for dinner or an evening stroll.
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