Kid-friendly events for Labor Day Weekend in Pinellas County

Rose Burke
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Labor Day may mark the end of summer, but that doesn't mean you can't give your kids one last hoorah before they get back into the swing of things in school. However, finding things to keep them entertained is no easy task. Here are some of the top kid-friendly events to choose from this holiday weekend in Pinellas County:

Summer Nights at Busch Gardens

If your kids are fans of big rollercoasters and rides, consider taking advantage of Busch Gardens' final weekend of Summer Nights. These events not only include extended park hours but a special effects and fireworks production titled "Spark! A Nighttime Spectacular".

Park guests can also enjoy the lights and live music along the Festival Pathway. According to their website, "the stunning visual journey will spark the spirit of summer in everyone."

Dates: September 2-6

Time: 9:15 pm

Location: 10165 McKinley Drive | Tampa, Florida

Price: Included with park admission

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Sponge Docks Arts & Crafts Show

This Labor Day Weekend, Dodecanese Boulevard will be transformed into an arts & crafts show the whole family can enjoy. With over 90 vendors, you can expect to find artists offering everything from handmade jewelry and soap to gallery-worthy paintings.

Dates: September 4-6

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Saturday & Sunday | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday

Location: Dodecanese Boulevard | Tarpon Springs, Florida

Price: Free

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Labor Day Skate at Astro Skate
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Take the kids for an afternoon of fun at Astro Skate in Pinellas Park. They're offering a Labor Day Special that includes free hot dogs, hamburgers, and ice cream for those who wear their own skates. Otherwise, skates can be rented for just $7.

Date: September 6

Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Location: 10001 66th Street North | Pinellas Park, Florida

Price: $7

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Labor Day Ninja Camp

Jungle Gym in Pinellas Park is hosting a unique Labor Day Ninja Camp for kids between six and eight years old. The camp is a full-day event where kids will learn Ninja Warrior training, parkour, and team-building skills. Kids will also play games like nerf wars and capture the flag.

Date: September 6

Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Location: 8100 Park Blvd N, Suite 301 | Pinellas Park, Florida

Price: $75 per child | $10 discount for sibling

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Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure
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A scavenger hunt is a great way to spend quality time with the family and also explore areas of St. Pete. Hosted by Urban Adventure Quest, teams of up to five people can participate in the Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure. Using a smartphone, your team is guided through the city by following clues and completing challenges.

The scavenger hunt takes up to three hours to complete and will have you and your team walking roughly two miles. During your hunt, you will explore the Museum of History, Straub Park, North Yacht Basin, the Historic Renaissance Hotel, and the Downtown Historic Monument.

Date: September 6

Time: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Location: 335 2nd Avenue NE | St. Petersburg, Florida

Price: $44 per team of 2-5 people

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Stirling Skate Park

Stirling Skate Park is a staple in Dunedin and a great place for kids to spend the day. The 10,000 square foot concrete skateboarding course features two bowls, a snake zone, step up, rail, hubbas, and more. While they're closed on Sundays and Labor Day, they have plenty of open hours on Friday and Saturday.

Date: September 3-4

Time: 2:00 - 9:00 pm Friday | 12:00 - 8:00 pm Saturday

Location: 550 Laura Lane | Dunedin, Florida

Price: $5 per kid

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