Spring break 2022 is right around the corner, and if you are looking for day-away staycation ideas, we have some great ones for you. You already know Central Florida is famous for it’s theme parks, but we have so much more to offer here! Below are guides to Central Florida springs, state parks, educational destinations, unique and fun restaurants, and fun “Without Leaving Polk County”.

Did you know that Florida is home to the deepest spring in North America?! Natural springs are one of Florida’s greatest features and it is so much fun to spend the day in these serene, cool waters. Download our “Kid-Friendly Springs” guide to see our favorites in Central Florida.

Florida’s federal and state parks also make the list of one of our favorite ways to spend the day exploring with kids. Away from screens and out in nature you are sure to get some quality family time… and maybe even see a wild animal or two! Download our “Kid-Friendly Florida State and National Parks” guide, complete with a “Hiking Scavenger Hunt” by Down Home Inspiration, to see our favorite parks in Central Florida.

If you’re looking to learn a little over spring break, Florida has no shortage educational options that are well worth the drive. From space exploration to marine life, Florida is full of unique kid-focused activities to discover. Download our “Central Florida Educational Destinations” guide to get some inspiration for staycation activities. Also included are a collection of FREE printable road trip games for entertainment on those destinations a few hours away!

All this running around on Spring Break, you’re going to get hungry right?! But the fun shouldn’t stop there. Why not visit a place where you can have food AND an experience? Central Florida is full of restaurants that are both fun and delicious. Download our “Food with a Side of Fun” guide for Central Florida.

If you are looking to cut down on the driving and stay in Polk County this Spring Break, don’t worry, our county is full of beautiful scenes and fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. Download our “Without Leaving Polk County” guide to try out these local attractions over the break.

Spring Break is a time to, well… take a break! So find time to chill. Find time to spend with family. And carve out a little time enjoy a little bit of our beautiful sunshine state.