Born and raised in Florida this list in comprised of all my favorite cheap places to go and cheap things to do with my family.
Some places and ideas listed are just one or two hours of fun and some are all day fun!
(All prices,dates and times should be verified before visiting. Please verify with venue websites where applicable)

Weeki Wachee Springs
6131 Commercial Way Spring Hill, FL 34606

Headed to the Water slides at Buccaneer Bay

Headed to the Water slides at Buccaneer Bay

Weeki Wachee is an enchanted spring and the only one of it's kind in the world! Here you can enjoy Buccaneer Bay with water slides, diving platform and splash pad. There is also a Free 30 min. Boat Tour and plenty of picture opportunities. There are also Animal Encounters that include up close glimpses of alligators, snakes and more! All of this and yet the main reason to visit Weeki Wachi is the REAL LIFE MERMAIDS! There are daily shows in the underground Mermaid Theater.

Personal Recommendations:
Check Show Times on the website and plan your day ahead.
Shows fill up quick be sure to get there early.
You can bring a Cooler of food and drinks. Just no Glass items.

Hours of Operation:
Open daily from 9 AM to 5:30 AM

Adult- $13.00
Child Ages 6-12- $8.00
Children 5 and Under are Free!

Parking is Free!