Located to the west of Oakdale, Easterlin Park, officially designated an "urban wilderness area," offers a relaxing retreat among lush green trees. The park also provides a campground with shaded sites, all with electricity, picnic tables and grills. Campground amenities include restrooms and showers. Easterlin Park is popular amongst disk golfers for their courses. Disk golfing and barbecue grills, offer groups and families a nice bonding experience.
If you are troubled by the lack of outdoor spaces for your dog, John Williams Park is a great spot that can fill in the need. The park is home to the Sheridan Oak Forest with a nature trail where you can walk your dog or play fetch to your heart's content. The other significant features of the park include a picnic pavilion, an area for the small dogs in order to separate them from the big ones, and picnic tables and benches. Relax under the shade of a tree and watch your dog have fun.
Unlike many breweries, the Tarpon River Brewing offers its customers with a full set of breakfast, lunch and dinner, coupled with handcrafted beer. The minute patrons venture into this place which seems to be a world in itself, they will be greeted by the aroma of fresh drafts and great food. An interesting feature of the brewery is its unique furnishing which is reminiscent of a stable. Comfortable tables and chairs are set up at regular intervals, and smooth high tables line the bar area. The soothing ambiance and calm atmosphere of the open spaces will allow patrons to unwind as they sample a variety of beers available on tap. These are all innovative creations which will win the hearts of beer lovers. Efficient service and friendly staff will ensure that you leave with good memories!
LauderAle, established in 2013, is the only nano-brewery in southeast Florida. It was founded by the group of local who pride in cultivating authentic ales that are inspired by local culture. These hand brewed beers are made in small batches for maximum taste and flavor. They produce a wide variety from blondes to imperial stouts as well as seasonal releases. On the tap you will also find other locally produced beer. On weekends there are food trucks parked outside the brewery, so you can enjoy your chilled beer with some snacks! Stay updated, follow them on social media!
Visit Funky Buddha Brewery and experience some of the best local beer out there. Whether you come for a brewery tour, or just to hang out in the tap room, you're sure to have a good time. Kids are welcome in the tap room until 8 p but only adults 21 and over are allowed in after that. Four legged friends can hang out with you in the patio area. If you work up an appetite on the tour, you can take advantage of the rotation of food trucks parked outside the brewery. For more information on tour times, visit the website.