Don't stay cooped-up in the house. Get in the spirit of friendly competition. The Show-Me State offers plenty of opportunities for all kinds of family fun. These activities, and many other family friendly attractions, keep you and the gang busy for hours. Why wait? Go have some fun.
Battlecreek Paintball provides the perfect backdrop for adventure. Show off your good aim in a game of paintball, and play a fun game of laser tag. Located in the Boster Castle entertainment comples, this activity center north of Kingdom City welcomes adventure seekers of all ages. Private events can be schedules. Check their website for hours.
In Osage Beach, feel the adrenaline rush as you run around the 4,000 square-foot Lazer Force Lazer Tag Zone. An ideal outing for kids age five and older (plus their parents), Lazer Force creates a cool environment with music and fog machines. After a game of laser tag, try out your skills in the arcade. Plenty of prizes are available for players with high scores. (Also in Joplin and Springfield.)
There is a good reason “Fun” is in the name at Fun Spot at Grand Country. This Branson destination offers many activities for the family. Aim for a hole-in-one at the black-light miniature golf course. Take a spin in the bumper cars. Chase your opponents through the two-level laser tag maze. Show off your gaming talent in the video game arcade – you could win an amazing prize, such as a Wii. Grand Country includes a tremendous water park.
Bad weather? No problem, thanks to Chesterfield Sports Fusion in Chesterfield. This all-indoor activity center boasts tons of fun for all ages. Reach for new heights on the rock-climbing wall. Putt your way to victory on the miniature golf course. Make a truly impressive slam dunk during a game of trampoline basketball.Those are just samples of the many activities offered.
Learning becomes seriously fun when you take the family to Discovery Center of Springfield. This fantastic science center offers hundreds of exhibits and hands-on activities. Kids have a blast learning about chemistry, energy, physics, health, and culture, thanks to exhibits like BodyWorks and HighWire Bike.
Put some spring in your children’s step at LeBounce with two locations in Cape Girardeau. LeBounce pumps up the “wow” factor with 6,000 square feet of bounce-house fun. Food is available on-site. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. Private party rooms available to celebrate a birthday or any special occasion. The lounge for adults means parents can relax while kids have a blast.
In St. Louis, take adventure to a whole new height at Climb So iLL Indoor Rock Climbing. The name may sound strange, but the facility, located in a former power plant, is pure excitement. Scramble up and down the walls at this super-cool rock-climbing gym. More than just a fun place, Climb So iLL is seriously dedicated to the community and the team is committed to helping the environment by recycling, reusing and having a small carbon footprint.
All we can add is . . . have fun!