Beat The Heat: Top 5 Indoor Play Places in NorthEast Florida

1. The Little Social 

Highlights:  St. Johns County’s Premiere upscale children’s play cafe. Enjoy delicious coffees & baked delights from the full-fledged cafe while your kids play in the Montessori inspired play spaces. Classes & summer camps also available.

Location: 145 Hilden Rd., #122 Ponte Vedra, FL

Hours:    Mon- Sat 9am – 4pm

Sunday: 9am – 1pm

Ages: 0-7


2. The Enchanted Cottage

Highlights: This Waldorf- inspired indoor play space encourages hands-on learning, tech-free experiences, and family connections. Each day includes rhythmic development through circle & story sessions, supported by the owner’s expertise in brain development. Purchase a single day of play or the unlimited play pass

Location: 2344 3rd St South, Jacksonville Beach, FL

Hours: Mon-Fri: 9am – 12pm & 2pm – 5pm

            Saturday 9am – 12pm

Ages: 0 – 4


3. The Playful Family

Highlights: While there are many play spaces to choose from, The Playful Family encourages caregivers to engage in play, crafts, and community to build upon an everlasting connection with your child. Daily Drop-In and Play rates available or purchase an Unlimited Playful Subscription.b

Location: 616 State Rd 13N, Unit 12, Fruit Cove, FL

Hours: Monday 9am – 4pm

Tuesday 8am – 12pm

Wednesday 9am – 5pm

Thursday 8am – 4pm

Fri – Sun 9am – 4pm

Ages: Not specified, but geared towards littles.


4. Ready Set Play

Highlights: Features play structures, a padded play area just for toddlers, free Wi-Fi for parents, parents lounge, snack & coffee bar and so much more. Ready Set Play wants to provide St Augustine and the surrounding area with a safe, fun, and clean indoor child entertainment facility.

Location: 1765 Tree Blvd, St. Augustine, FL 

Hours: Monday 10am – 2pm

Tuesday 10am – 4pm

Wednesday10am – 6:30pm

Friday 10am – 4pm

Saturday 10am – 3:30pm

Sunday: Private Parties Only

Ages: Kids under 49” 


5. We Rock The Spectrum

Highlights: This play space provides children with a fun and motivational environment to help them in the areas of strength, movement, sensory processing,communication, positive behavior modification, social interactions, and self-care skills. The unique equipment assists all children in their neurological growth and development.

Location: 9357 Philips Hwy STE 3, Jacksonville, FL

Hours: Check their online calendar HERE for hours of operation

Ages: All ages welcome