Kissimmee, Florida is the perfect place to get out and explore with your four-legged best friend. With abundant sunshine, lots of grassy spaces, and plenty of lakes and waterways to enjoy, there's something for everybody to enjoy.
Why not visit one of Kissimmee's many dog-friendly parks? A great choice is Partin Triangle Park. This 5-acre play area offers tennis courts, boat ramps, and beautiful views of Lake Tohopekaliga. There's also the Shingle Creek Regional Park, open from dawn to dusk daily. Offering two separate fenced-in areas for large and small dogs, there's also seating and shade for pet owners.
The favorite local park is KUA Cumbie Canine Court. This recently-remodeled park is now a well-kept place to soak up the sunshine with your pooch. With just over six acres of space, the Canine Court provides all the typical accommodations - separate fenced-in dog areas, benches, drinking fountains/pet fountains, and bag dispensers - along with an agility course! For pups that love to jump, crawl, and run, this park is sure to please.
Also in the Kissimmee area are several flea markets that accommodate on-leash dogs. Both air conditioned, the 192 Flea Market is open seven days a week while the Main Gate Flea Market operates from Friday to Sunday.
Kissimmee is a beautiful coastal town offering an amazing view of Lake Tohopekaliga. The 3 Sisters Speakeasy hosts the Patio Pooch Party which is a dog-friendly event that allows pup parents and their fur babies to enjoy an evening out to socialize and have some good food and happy hour specials! PawPurr Pet Care are pet care professionals that provide in home pet care services ranging from pet sitting, dog walking and administering medications. Big Toho Marina, Hatfield’s Bar & Grill, and Savion’s Place all allow pups to hang out on their patios while Mom and Dad have a bite to eat!
Celebration, Florida has plenty of shopping, restaurants and hotels in the area, with many of them being dog-friendly establishments. Old Town provides shopping, dining and entertainment for pups and humans alike. Leashed dogs are welcome to walk on the streets at Old Town, a walking district containing a unique collection of shops, dining options, and family-friendly activities. Main Gate Flea Market allows dogs that are on leashes to stroll the market, or you could visit Lakeside Park while they host one of their dog-friendly events like Posh Pooch! This event has a wide variety of dog-friendly vendors, canine rescues, kids’ activities, and much more.
Meadow Woods is 9 miles from Kissimmee and is surrounded by small bodies of water that are scattered among the residential neighborhood. Meadow Woods Dog Park is a fenced, off-leash dog park is a convenient place to bring your pet for some exercise. It includes separate areas for large and small pets, water fountains, and walking paths. If your dog isn’t the only thing that’s growling, go grab a bite to eat with your pooch at Moe’s, Coqui Snacks, or Azteca D’Oro! For out-of-towners or guests with dogs, send them over to Yellow Holiday House or choose from a few Airbnb rentals!