Dog Friendly Activities in Tampa, FL

There are 40 dog friendly activities in Tampa. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Tampa.

Pet Friendly Eureka Springs Conservation Park
Eureka Springs Conservation Park Eureka Springs Conservation Park in Tampa, FL, is a small park with an awesome boardwalk through a marsh, small garden areas, walking trails, and picnic areas. Dogs must leashed. See Details
Pet Friendly Julian B Lane Riverfront Park Dog Park
Julian B Lane Riverfront Park Dog Park Julian B Lane Riverfront Park Dog Park in Tampa, FL, is pet friendly. This popular park is in a great location, with umbrellas on the tables for shade and a great water fountain for dogs to cool off in. There are separate sections for large breeds and small breeds. Located next to the dog park, you will find a transient boat dock for motorized boats, water taxi stops, and public kayak launches. Leashed dogs are welcome in other areas of Julian B Lane Riverfront Park. The park is open every day of the week from 7am to 10pm. See Details
Hyde Park Village Well-behaved leashed dogs are always welcome at Hyde Park Village in Tampa, FL. Pets love relaxing by the fountain, under the shade of the beautiful oak trees, or in one of the many grassy areas. Pet clean-up stations are located throughout the shopping center and many shops and restaurants keep fresh water and treats at the front door. Visit the Hyde Park Village website for more information. See Details
Two Shepherds Taproom Two Shepherds Taproom in Tampa is a fully air-conditioned indoor/outdoor dog park and dog-friendly bar. Humans must be at least 21 years old to enter, and pups must be at least 8 months old and must be spayed/neutered. Come get your paws on a pint! Dogs are able to run freely while owners enjoy a refreshing beer, wine, or soda. Upload proof of up to date rabies, distemper and bordetella vaccinations on their website prior to visiting. See Details
Queenie's Dog Park at Water Works Park Queenie's Dog Park at Water Works Park in Tampa is pet-friendly. The area also includes a riverfront park with open green space, covered and shaded picnic areas, a playground, and a splash pad for children. The park is open daily. See Details
Northwest County Dog Park Northwest County Dog Park offers two separate fenced areas for small and large dogs in Tampa, FL. There are picnic tables and shelters for the human visitors. Water fountains are available for people and dogs. Other amenities include obstacles, dog washes, a hitching post, and a pet waste station. See Details
West Park Dog Park Hillsborough counties first dog park, it is conveniently located in the western part of the county near Tampa International Airport. The play area features 5 acres with a 6 foot galvanized chain link fence with double gated entries. The area is split into two separate access areas for small and large dogs. In addition, there are water fountains for people and dogs, picnic tables, shelters, dog washes, a hitching post, and doggie mitt receptacles. The park has many shade trees, an adjacent children's playground, and baseball fields. This is a great destination for the entire family to enjoy time outside with their favorite pooch. See Details
Dog Park at Al Lopez Park The Dog Park at Al Lopez Park features two, fenced play areas for large and small dogs to play off-leash. Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash as you explore the rest of this massive park in Tampa, FL. See Details
Pups Pub BringFido to Pups Pub, South Tampa's dog-friendly, full liquor, off leash dog park bar. Let your pooch meet other pups at the indoor or outdoor dog park areas, while you enjoy one of the specialty cocktails from the bar. Day passes, monthly, and annual memberships are available. All dogs must have up to date vaccinations: Rabies and Parvo (you can send in your records before your visit, or bring them with you on your first visit!). Food trucks can sometimes be found onsite or you are welcome to bring your own food. Human guests must be at least 21 years old to visit. See Details
Deputy Kotfila Memorial Dog Park Dogs are welcome to play off-leash at this Deputy Kotfila Memorial Dog Park located underneath the Selmon Expressway in Tampa, FL. There's lots of room for dogs of all sizes to romp and separated areas for small and large dogs. The park features canine turf, water fountains with built-in pet bowls, and large bench-style seating in the shade. See Details
Discount Nutrition Tampa Discount Nutrition Tampa is dog-friendly! Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners as they shop for supplements, sports nutrition, general health, and weight management items. Along with supplements, vitamins, meals, and snacks, Discount Nutrition Tampa also has a 360 Degree Mirrored Posing Room tailored for bodybuilders to practice and see every angle of their physique. Discount Nutrition Tampa is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 9pm and Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 6pm. See Details
Picnic Island Beach Dog Park Picnic Island Beach Dog Park in Tampa, FL is pet-friendly. A sandy off-leash retreat for dogs, this park offers Fido ocean access and endless opportunities to play on the sand and in the water. There are also picnic tables for humans. Picnic Island Beach Dog Park is a coastal open space and does not have any fully enclosed areas. See Details
81Bay Brewing Company South Tampa's first microbrewery has an oversized taproom with multiple TVs and projectors showing everything from sporting events to fishing shows. They offer 13 different craft beers on tap, from the Lightning Lager to the Snookin Around stout. Outdoor seating welcomes dogs. Stop on by to catch a game or catch up with friends. They do not serve food but sometimes food trucks can be found on site; check their website for current schedule. Adults only after 8:00pm. See Details
Hair of the Dog Park Hair of the Dog Park is a dog-friendly park with a counter serving craft beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages in Tampa, FL. Fido is welcome to play with friends in this secure area but owners must present a yearly membership or purchase a day pass for entry. Alcohol is served on the premises and Hair of the Dog only allow visitors who are 21 and older. Dogs must be registered before entering the dog park. View the website for additional details and pricing. See Details
Curtis Hixon Waterfront Dog Park Curtis Hixon Waterfront Dog Park is fully-fenced with artificial turf, agility equipment, drinking water, disposal bags, and trash cans. See Details
Logan Gate Dog Park One of Hillsborough County's newest dog parks, this park is located in Citrus Park/Carrollwood area. The play area features 5 acres with a 6 foot galvanized chain link fence with double gated entries. The area is split into two separate access areas for small and large dogs. In addition, there are water fountains for people and dogs, picnic tables, shelters, dog washes, a hitching post, and doggie mitt receptacles. See Details
Lettuce Lake Park Lettuce Lake Park in Tampa is a 240-acre site with wooded picnic areas, playgrounds, bicycle and jogging trails, and a fitness course. The dog-friendly park also has a 3,500 ft boardwalk and an observation tower. There is an admission fee. See Details
Gadsden Dog Park This shady, well-kept Tampa off-leash park is a local favorite. Includes separate areas for large and small dogs, with one area at rest in rotation. See Details
Tampa Bay Water Bike Co. Tampa Bay Water Bike Co. is dog-friendly. Try something new and get out on the water on a water bike with your pooch along for the ride! This exciting way of exploring the waterways can be as cheap as $30 for an hour on a solo bike. Tandem bikes are around $55 for an hour. Dogs are welcome and they even provide doggy life vests at no extra cost. Tampa Bay Water Bike Co. is open every day of the week from 10am to 7pm. See Details
Southern Brewing & Winery Southern Brewing & Winery is pet-friendly. This small craft brewery pours delicious samples of beer and wine, plus sells homebrewing and winemaking supplies in its taproom. Leashed dogs are welcome. Southern Brewing & Winery is open Tuesday through Thursday from 12pm to 10pm, Friday from 12pm to 11pm, Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 11am to 8pm. See Details
Davis Island Dog Park Dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area of this park, located on Severn Avenue in Tampa. See Details
Palma Ceia Dog Park Bring your dog to play off-leash at the fenced dog run in Palma Ceia park. Includes drinking water and nice shade trees, though parking is limited. See Details
Upper Tampa Bay Trail The Upper Tampa Bay Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Tampa! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Upper Tampa Bay Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit TrailLink.com. See Details
Rowlett Dog Park Enjoy the fenced, off-leash dog runs at this city park. They are separated for large and small pets, and each include agility equipment. See Details