Jacksonville

Free Fun

This page lists free programs and activities for kids in the Jacksonville, Florida area.
Kids Jacksonville: Free Fun - Fun 4 First Coast Kids
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Atlantic Beach

There are over 20 points of access to the public beach in Atlantic Beach. Some offer vehicle access ...

0 Atlantic Blvd, Atlantic Beach, FL
Atlantic Beach Arts Market

Atlantic Beach Arts Market is a creative space filled with an artist co-op gallery of over 90 vendor ...

1805 Mayport Road, Atlantic Beach, FL, 32233
Avenues Mall Play Area

Bring the kids in for a day of play at The Avenues play area. Enjoy the AC while your kids burn all ...

10300 Southside Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32256
Barnes and Noble - San Jose

Barnes and Noble at San Jose offers story time events including holiday themed books and caricature ...

11112 San Jose Boulevard Suite 8, Jacksonville, FL, 32223
Barnes and Noble - St. Johns Town Center

Barnes and Noble at The St. Johns Town Center offers story time events including holiday themed book ...

10280 Midtown Parkway, Jacksonville, FL, 32246
Barnes and Noble - St. Johns Town Center Children's Section and Train Table

Barnes and Noble at The St. Johns Town Center has a children's section and train table that's sure t ...

10280 Midtown Parkway, Jacksonville, FL, 32246
Beaches Green Market Children's Garden Workshops

Our children's gardening program is held in a revitalized 2,000 foot section of our the Beaches Orga ...

Jarboe Park, Neptune Beach, FL, 32266
Books-A-Million Free Weekly Story Time

Featuring children's stories, games, activities, crafts and fun for kids of all ages. Saturdays at ...

Camp Milton Historic Preserve

History buffs and visitors can become familiar with Civil War history or enjoy scenic nature trails. ...

1225 Halsema Road North, Jacksonville, FL, 32220
Castaway Island Preserve

Castaway is considered one of Jacksonville's premiere preservation properties located along the Intr ...

2921 San Pablo Road South, Jacksonville, FL, 32224
Restrooms: Yes
Cedar Point Preserve

Located on Black Hammock Island, the preserve provides habitat to several bird species. It is also a ...

9023 Cedar Point Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32226
Celestial Farms Farm Tours

Tour us to learn how to better care for our environment, care for our animals, and grow our own food ...

13958 Duval Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32218
Chick Fil A on Southside Boulevard Next to the Avenues Mommy and Me Morning

Chick Fil A on Southside Boulevard next to The Avenues offers a free Mommy and Me Morning each Wedne ...

9980 Southside Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32256
Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens

The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens is committed to engage and inspire through the arts, gardens an ...

829 Riverside Avenue, Jacksonville, FL, 32204
Dutton Island Park and Preserve

This preserve offers a pristine salt marsh ecosystem and amazing views of wildlife and the Intracoas ...

793 Dutton Drive, Atlantic Beach, FL, 32233
Earth Works Jacksonville

At Earth Works, they have been making beautiful outdoor spaces come alive for almost 30 years. They ...

12501 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32246
Enjoy a Picnic Lunch Downtown on the St. Johns River

The St. Johns River is the heart of Jacksonville, why not try a picnic lunch? Visit the Jacksonville ...

Gourd Island Conservation Area

The 515 acre Gourd Island Conservation Area features wetland and upland natural communities, includi ...

10182 Russell Sampson Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32259
Hemming Park

Read a book. Take a yoga class. Enjoy a concert. Get together with your friends for food, music and ...

117 W Duval St, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
Home Depot Kids Workshops

The Kids Workshops are FREE how-to clinics for children. The workshops teach children do-it-yourself ...

Howell Park Atlantic Beach

Howell Park, located between Seminole Road and East Coast Drive, is a passive park that has 2500 ft ...

401 Seminole Road, Atlantic Beach, FL, 32233
Jacksonville Arboretum and Gardens

The Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens is a 120-acre urban woodland full of trails to explore and enjo ...

1445 Millcoe Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32225
Jacksonville Beach

Jacksonville Beach offers restaurants, public access parking, dune walkovers, restrooms, and shoppin ...

Jacksonville Beach Art Walk

This family-friendly event takes place on the second Tuesday of each month from 5 PM until 9 PM. Br ...

Along 1st St. from Beach Boulevard to 5th Avenue North, Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
Jacksonville Beach Fishing Pier

The Jacksonville Beach Fishing Pier, nearly a quarter of a mile long, offers visitors close up views ...

503 North 1st Street, Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
Jacksonville Downtown Art Walk

Produced by Downtown Vision, Inc. and held each month from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.—rain or shine—the monthl ...

101 E Monroe St, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
Jacksonville Public Libraries

Check the library’s online calendar for details on special events, kids programs, and story times.

Jacksonville Public Library Story Times

The Jacksonville Public Libraries offer story times for all ages and programs are free! Check out Be ...

Jacksonville Rocks

Welcome to Jacksonville Rocks- This group was created because a few people LOVED what Whidbey Isla ...

JAXPORT Jacksonville Port Authority

JAXPORT offers scheduled guided tours to middle school-age students and above, as well as business g ...

2831 Talleyrand Ave, Jacksonville, FL, 32206
Kingsley Plantation

You can explore the grounds at Kingsley Plantation, which include the slave quarters, barn, waterfro ...

11676 Palmetto Avenue, Jacksonville, FL, 32226
Mid-Week Market - Atlantic Beach

Situated in the middle of several Atlantic Beach neighborhoods, this market is within easy biking or ...

716 Ocean Blvd., Atlantic Beach, FL, 32233
MOCA Jax Creator's Space

MOCA Jax is the local contemporary art museum managed by the University of North Florida. It has tra ...

333 North Laura Street, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
Neptune Beach

Neptune Beach is a more laid back beach with homes and no high rises north of 1 Ocean (the old Sea T ...

0 Atlantic Boulevard, Neptune Beach, FL, 32233
Parks and Playgrounds in Jacksonville

Play on one of the many parks and playgrounds around Jacksonville! the JaxParks playgrounds are free ...

Picnic Lunch Spots Around Jacksonville

A picnic lunch is the classic family activity that we often forget about! It doesn't have to be one ...

River Branch Preserve Atlantic Beach

River Branch Preserve was acquired in 2009 for preservation purposes. It is approximately 350 acres ...

Sal Taylor Creek Preserve

This preserve is part of the Black Creek system and offers beautiful forest areas, swamp and a black ...

5813 Nathan Hale Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32221
Sally Corporation Free Tours

Founded in 1977, Sally Corporation is known for its dark rides (both traditional and interactive and ...

745 West Forsyth Street, Jacksonville, FL, 32204
San Marco Books and More Storytime

Come enjoy a story in San Marco's Balis Park! The San Marco Bookstore and the SMMA are pleased to an ...

1999 San Marco Blvd, Jacksonville, FL, 32207
St. Johns Town Center Coi Pond and Underwater Themed Play Area

St. Johns Town Center has a fish pond with coi for the kids to look at as well as Pottery Barn Kids ...

4663 River City Dr., Jacksonville, FL, 32246
Sweet Pete's Candy

Sweet Pete’s Candy is a confectionary emporium of roughly 23,000 sq. ft., making it one of the large ...

400 North Hogan Street, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
Tideviews Preserve Atlantic Beach

Tideviews Preserve is located at the end of West 1st Street and Begonia Street, west of Mayport Road ...

1 Begonia Street, Atlantic Beach, FL, 32233
Trad's Garden Center

Trad's Garden Center is a garden shop, but also a great place for a visit! Stroll around and view th ...

8178 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32217
UNF Recreation Trails

Named for the Distinguished UNF Professor Robert W. Loftin, the trails at UNF continue to foster his ...

University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL, 32258
Unity Plaza Family Nature Hunt and Library

Unity Plaza, in the newly revitalized Brooklyn neighborhood of Riverside, now has a children's libra ...

220 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville, FL, 32202
University of North Florida Art in the Library

The Thomas G. Carpenter Library's Art in the Library project began in 2008. Since the project's inc ...

Thomas G Carpenter Library University of North Florida 1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, FL, 32224
Restrooms: Yes
Walk the St. Johns River North Bank River Walk - Jacksonville Landing

With the completion of Berkman Plaza, the Northbank riverwalk now extends from Berkman Plaza to I-95 ...

201 East Coastline Drive, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
Walk the St. Johns River South Bank River Walk

Bordering the St. Johns River, directly opposite Jacksonville Landing , this 1 1/4-mile wooden zigza ...

1001 Museum Circle, Jacksonville, FL, 32207