Axe throwing has been on a trend recently, and proves to be a great idea for a date night. Smack My Axe in St. Pete Beach offers 8 lanes of axe-throwing fun and a nice bar/lounge area offering a wide selection of beer and wine. Make sure to drink responsibly and wear closed-toe shoes.
A full 2-course mini golf establishment that incorporates the fairways, bunkers, and rough you’d see on a traditional golf course. Popstroke also offers a full-service restaurant featuring lots of easy bites and fun drinks. They do operate on a first-come, first-served basis, so make sure to plan in advance.
Whether you are into birding, geo-seeking, hiking, or paddling, Myakka River State Park offers many opportunities for a great outdoor date. Being one of Florida’s oldest and largest state parks, Myakka River State Park is 58 square miles of beautiful Florida nature. Offering services like wildlife tours and bike/canoe rentals, one can make this an impromptu weekend outing with your date.
The Sarasota Botanical Gardens occupy over an acre of land, with nine individual gardens that have been cultivated to accommodate a variety of growing conditions and purposes. Plus, there are special events like Music In The Gardens and Sarasota Garden Club’s Flower Show.
Located in Bradenton, TreeUmph has over 10 football fields of challenging terrain and hundreds of aerial adventure games in a dense forest. Ziplines, rope climbs, and many more obstacles offer a fun and exhilarating outdoor date.