kid-friendly activities - mirmar beach by gibson beach rentals

The Emerald Coast is an amazing place to be no matter the reason or the season. If you are like many of our guests at Gibson Beach Rentals, you are lucky enough to get to stay in the beautiful Miramar Beach, Florida. We are going to give you our top 5 kid-friendly activities you must do when visiting Miramar Beach; It’s going to be fun for the whole family!


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#1 Rainforest Blacklight Golf & Arcade – Miramar Beach

If you are looking for a little fun, the Rainforest Blacklight Golf & Arcade is the place for you. It takes glow-in-the-dark mini-golf to a whole new level. To make it even better, the arcade also features some other kid-friendly activities including dodgeball with sting-free balls, Criss Cross basketball, “BEAM” Interactive Play Projection System, Chase the Light Corral, and more! Truly a fun activity for anyone in your group. Located by the Melting Pot in Miramar Beach.

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#2 Thrills Arcade & Laser Tag – Seascape Town Center

Whether you are a kid or an adult nothing beats a game of Laser Tag. Thrills Arcade & Laser Tag features one of the best laser tag courses around! Enter the Temple of Doom, and you will not be sorry as it is one of the most immersive and interactive 2-level laser tag arenas in the country! When you are done with your laser tag, head-on into the arcade where they have 70 player stations and the largest redemption center on the Emerald Coast! Have a sweet tooth while you are here? Moo la-la has everything you need to get your ice cream fix!


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#3 Blast Arcade & Laser Maze – Baytowne Wharf

Looking for something different and fun in Miramar Beach? The Village of Baytowne has the answer for you with an amazing kid-friendly place. Blast Arcade & Laser Maze is the place for fun when trying to get a break from the sun. Try to race your friends and family in the Laser Maze, just be sure to not hit any laser beams! When you’re done with that head on over to the Blast Em’ shooting gallery or over to the arcade where they have over 60 redemption games for a few hours’ worth of fun!


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#4 The Track – Destin

If you have kids big or small have no fear, the Track has it all! It really makes it fun for the whole family with five Go-Kart Tracks, two Mini Golf Courses, Blaster Boats, Bumper Cars, Kids Country Rides, the high flying SkyFlyer, the spinning Hurricane 360, and Fat Daddy’s Arcade. The 3-level Wild Woody and Family Track feature single and double go-karts.

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#5 Wild Willy’s Adventure Zone – Okaloosa Island

Wild Willy’s Adventure Zone is located on Okaloosa Island (just on the other side of Destin) and is definitely worth the drive. If bungee trampolines, rope courses, mini-golf, go-karts, and bumper boats are your speed, then Wild Willy’s is where you need to be! If that doesn’t convince you, then their 4D Movie theater, Laser Tag, or state of the art redemption arcade just might!

Whether you are traveling with the kids or are just trying to have some fun with your friends, all of these places on our list will put a smile on your face. Gibson Beach Rentals is here for you for all of your kid-friendly activities and needs on the Emerald Coast. Check out our page if you are looking for other fun things to do while staying in Miramar Beach.