You can’t beat the weather in South Florida, but that doesn’t mean the weather can’t have you feeling beat. When the mercury creeps up into those triple digits, even your most die-hard little beach bunnies start begging for less sun and more air-conditioning. Never fear. Moving Squad knows all the coolest places for you to take your kids.
South Florida’s Top Indoor Playgrounds and Play Areas
Here are some South Florida indoor playgrounds and play places where cool is the rule and the heat is so not on.
Flippo’s Ft. Lauderdale
Kids of all ages flip for Flippo’s. Located in Fort Lauderdale, Flippo’s is a South Florida indoor play place sectioned off into areas appropriate for various age groups and interests. There’s a toddler zone for the little ones, an obstacle course for the not so little ones, laser mazes for the older ones, and hot coffee for mom at the café. Check out Burger Fi next door, to step lunch up a notch.
My Gym Various Locations
Whether you’re growing an Olympian or just a healthy kid, My Gym is a great place to build those little muscles and develop those burgeoning coordination skills. Whether it be Mommy and Me, dance, Zumba, karate, or mighty mites classes, your kids will pass with flying colors thanks to child-friendly equipment and lively staff at hand for instruction and encouragement. The first class is free and promises to be fun. Call ahead to make sure your visit doesn’t interfere with a class.
Pod 22 Miami
Whether you come for the mani-pedi and stay for the playground, or the other way around, a splendid time is guaranteed for all at POD 22. Created to ensure equal rights of enjoyment to all family members, POD 22 reinvents the modern playground with amenities for children and adults alike. With Wifi to get your work done, a nail salon to get your nails done, and a cup of gourmet coffee to get your Starbucks run out of the way, POD 22 is the one-stop-shop for moms and kids who need to be taken care of.
Ninja Lounge North Miami
Let off steam to the extreme at the Ninja Lounge with fun, games, and activities for guests of all ages. The Ninja Lounge is an indoor theme park in Miami, Florida with almost 250,000 square feet of airborne escapes, mini and adult ninja courses, trampolines, zip lines and more. Bring your little Ninjas too. There’s a section on the trampoline where little kids can play and a soft play area for your Baby Ninjas.
Just 4 Fun South Miami
Located in a mini-mall, the main area of the Just4Fun play zone features a large roller slide, an obstacle course, a ball pit and some of the best Cuban food in Miami. (If you’ve tried a tequeno, get ready for the meanest fried cheese stick ever.) The shops in the mall also feature plenty of kid-appropriate stores, so you can plan to spend some time at those. There are also separate rooms in the facility for arts and crafts, and even a hair salon.
Goin’ Bananas Miami
When it’s so hot that your kids start asking you if they can not go out and play, you know things are goin’ bananas. The only thing that will restore sanity now is a cold brew and a bite to eat at Goin’ Bananas South Florida indoor play place. While your little monkeys climb around the playground, you can go ape on the burgers and libations.
Philip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science South Florida
When it comes to beating the heat, the Philip and Patricia Frost Museum has got it down to a science. This museum is built around a three-level aquarium that explores the South Florida aquatic system from its surface to its deepest depths. With a stingray touch tank at the top, kids will be fascinated, maybe a little intimidated, but educated most certainly. Complete with a planetarium, interactive exhibits, and a trip inside the Everglades, the Frost Museum is scientifically proven entertainment for the whole family.
Perez Art Museum Miami
The next time you look at a modern art painting and say, “My kid could have made that,” there’s a chance that he very well could have. At the PAMM, there are several special days specifically centered around little future artists. On the second Saturday of every month, families are invited for an art-making workshop for youngsters, On the fourth Saturday, Picasso’s age one to three are welcome to storytime and art-based activities.
iFly Indoor Skydiving Davie, Florida
If the heat in South Florida gets too intense, you may want to consider booking a flight. iFly is South Florida’s only indoor skydiving facility open to anyone age 6-70 who has ever thought about becoming a superhero, astronaut or simply wants to defy gravity without jumping out of an airplane. Sessions are taught by licensed instructors highly trained in safety standards.
A Word on Beating the Heat from Moving Squad
When it gets this hot in South Florida, packing and loading boxes can seem unbearable. As South Florida’s most trusted moving company, Moving Squad is no stranger to the heat. Whatever your move requires, our expert professionals can get the job done no-sweat.
At Moving Squad, we stand by our customers from beginning to end, no matter what the thermometer reads. From expert packing to reliable transportation, to storage, Moving Squad will handle every aspect of your move. We provide you with dependable, affordable, friendly cost-effective services to meet your needs.
Our transparent free rate quotes guarantee that you never sign a contract without carefully thinking it over first. You give us an idea of your needs and budget, and we give you a line by line breakdown of your expenses. We don’t move your belongings without getting your approval first and you’ll never find hidden service charges in our contracts.
When the temperatures start to soar, and you’ve got a move to take care of, take the family to a South Florida indoor playground, put your feet up and relax. Moving Squad has got this taken care of. To find out how you can beat the heat, and a lot of the unpleasant surprises that come with moving, call Moving Squad today and request our free rate quote. We’ll take the heat off your move.