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Fun Family Activities in Naples, Florida

family activities in naples fl

There is so much to do along the Paradise Coast in Florida, especially in Naples, Florida. The city of Naples is perched on the Gulf of Mexico in Southwest Florida. This first-class tourist destination is known for its dazzling beaches and verdant tropical ecosystems, as well as its high-end shopping and world-class fine dining. And Naples also has become a popular arts mecca for locals and visitors, too. If you and your family are looking for fun in Naples, you will have no problem finding something for everyone to enjoy!  Read on for just a few of the experiences and events to enjoy in the Naples area.

Among the unforgettable adventures you and your family can experience is a guided eco-tour. Eco-tours are great for exploring the Naples area via canoe/kayak, sightseeing cruise boats, bike, or even airplane. Some of the most popular tours take visitors through the Everglades, but there are many different tours from which to choose for a fun and educational experience of “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.”

For more information about all that Naples and the rest of the Paradise Coast have to offer, visit the official online home of the

Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Though the annual Collier County Fair in Naples comes to an end on March 26th this year, there are countless other outside activities available, from spending a day at the beach to birdwatching at local nature preserves and wildlife sanctuaries to scheduling a fishing charter. There are also opportunities for ducking inside for fun in Naples. To name of few indoor activities for you and your family, consider taking in a show, visiting an aquarium, or checking out the visual arts around town at places like the Naples Art District!

With all the inviting restaurants and premier shopping, gorgeous beaches, interesting ecosystems, renowned golfing, world-class arts and culture, and other year-round activities and events, any time is a good time to experience Naples! The city of Naples promises great opportunities for family fun whether you are a local resident or visiting from some other part of the world.

The Naples Art District, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located in North Naples, is home to over 100 professional creatives–the largest concentration of working fine artists in the Southwest Florida region. The creative home of the member artists who maintain their studios and galleries there, the unique industrial neighborhood is also home to professionals who work in the interior design trades. The Naples Art District is accessible to the public during open studio hours, scheduled classes/workshops, and various events hosted by the organization all year round. Feel free to contact the Naples Art District at any time online or by phone at 239-249-1977 to learn more about their mission “to provide our community, and its visitors, with a unique visual and cultural destination that promotes the arts and art education for all ages.”