TAMPA, Fla. – From small shops to nature and food, Hillsborough County has multiple things to do on any day.
Start your morning off right with Felicitous Coffee. It’s open from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. It serves different goodies such as pastries, smoothies and gelato. Whether you’re in the mood for a shot of caffeine in the morning or a sweet treat, Felicitous has you covered. It is located on 42nd Ave off of North Fletcher Avenue.
After, you can head to Lake Park, located off of North Dale Mabry Highway. Here, you can enjoy 589 acres of land and a total of five lakes. At only a $2 entrance fee, there are many things to fill your afternoon with, such as bird watching, hiking or picnicking. If you’re interested in more physical activities, there are exercise stations, two horse arenas, a BMX bike ramp and archery.
Cool yourself down with Jeremiah’s Italian Ice after a day out in the sun. They offer over 40 different flavors of Italian ice. They also have soft serve and gelati, which is a mixture of the two.
After you’ve had your sweet treat, climb your way over to Vertical Ventures. The indoor rock climbing gym was established in 1996 and offers different levels of difficulties based on the climber’s skillset. Admission is $12 for kids and $16 for adults.
Once you’ve worked up an appetite, Cappy’s Pizzeria awaits. The vintage-vibed pizzeria offers both Chicago and New York style pizza. There are five stores in Tampa. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can try their most famous pizza, the Cappy, to top off your event-filled day out in the Borough.