Family Fun

Family Fun

From toddlers to teenagers and beyond, you are covered in Cape Girardeau!

Below you’ll see all of Cape Girardeau’s Family Fun attractions, including an outdoor water park with a lazy river, splash pads and slides, a walk-through zoo where your kids can get up close and personal with exotic animals and over 6,000 square feet of indoor inflatable fun. Discover the fun you’ll have with your family here in Cape Girardeau!

We’ve put together a complete family fun weekend in Cape Girardeau to help you check “plan family trip” off your summer bucket list, check out the handy PDF detailing a summertime weekend of family fun hereSet off on your family adventure using this handy custom map that includes all of the sites mentioned below!

Attractions

Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center

2289 County Park Drive in Cape County Park North
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.290.5218

Price Range
Free
Description
Showcasing the rich cultural history and diverse natural resources of the area, the Nature Center has hands-on exhibits and programming for all ages.


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Cape Girardeau Public Library

711 N. Clark Street
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.334.5279

Description
This destination library has creative play space for kids and teens as well as computer labs and comfy reading chairs for adults.

Cape Noon Optimist Wheel Park

410 Kiwanis Drive
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.339.6340

Description
Wheel Park Elements: 4' & 6' Skate Decks Skating Pool Bowl Grinding Pipe & Steps Turn Wall

Cape Splash Family Aquatic Center

1565 N. Kingshighway
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.339.6343

Price Range
Free/$6/$7
Description
Complete with a 700 ft. Lazy River, flume slides, pools, a spray pad for the kids, bath house, changing facilities and places to rest in the shade, you'll have a blast at Cape Splash! Open daily from 11 am to 7 pm.


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Discovery Playhouse

502 Broadway Street
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.335.7529

Price Range
Ages 1+ $8
Description
The Discovery Playhouse: A Children's Museum brings out the child in everyone and provides and entertaining and educational family experience.


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Lazy L Safari Park

2763 County Road 618
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.243.7862

Price Range
$7
Description
Not your typical zoo, Lazy L Safari Park is a walk through zoo filled with hundreds of exotic animals.

Levi’s Adventure Trail

2400 County Park Drive
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.243.1052

Price Range
Free
Description
Levi's Adventure Trail is an ADA-compliant family playground located in Cape County Park South. The Adventure Trail, opened in November 2017, was built to honor and memorialize Levi Steven Collom, who passed in March 2012. The playground features climbing structures, a zip line, swings, slides, water play and much more. There are two shelters by the park available to reserve for events.

Melaina’s Magical Playland

Cape County Park North
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.986.9155

Price Range
Free
Description
This public playground is specifically designed to allow children with special needs to experience the joy of playing outdoors on the same equipment with typically-developing children.

Rock-n-Roll Drive-In Theater

272 Drive-In Lane
Chaffee, Missouri

573.281.4746

Price Range
Double Features: Classic Movies: $30 per car. New Releases: $35 per car.
Description
Rock ‘N’ Roll Drive-In not only offers new releases and classic movies but also live music. Owned by Chuck Stratton and Jonny Tosarello, Rock ‘N’ Roll Drive-In is dedicated to providing quality entertainment in a family-friendly atmosphere. Their philosophy is that a fun night does not have to cost a fortune.


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Safari Playland

3049 William Street
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.334.7070

Price Range
$5-$8
Description
Safari Playland is a Family Fun Center with over 11,000 sq ft of fun for the entire family! The center includes plenty of inflatables, arcade games, and special activities for hours of family entertainment.

SEMO Athletics

Athletic Ticket Office / 1221 Broadway Street
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.651.2113

Description
Cheer on the SEMO Redhawks, the region's NCAA Division I college sports team. From football to gymnastics, enjoy family-friendly, in-game entertainment and high level competition.

The Teehouse Complex

2901 Hawthorne Road
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.332.0860

Price Range
$5-$6
Description
Putt putt golf, batting cages and a driving range provide fun for everyone at the Teehouse Complex! Hours are subjected to change depending on the weather conditions. Call Ahead.

Ultimate Air Trampoline Park

4240 Nash Road
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

573.339.5867

Price Range
$15+
Description
Wall-to-wall trampoline action with multiple trampoline playing zones, trampoline basketball courts, a foam pit and more indoor fun.