Hernando Beach
State Park

Weeki Wachee Springs


Nestled in the heart of Florida’s Nature Coast, Weeki Wachee Springs State Park stands as a captivating gem, renowned for its enchanting underwater performances and natural splendor. Home to the world-famous Weeki Wachee Mermaids, the park offers a unique and magical experience for visitors of all ages. The crystal-clear waters of Weeki Wachee Springs serve as a natural stage for live mermaid shows, where skilled performers don vibrant tails and showcase their aquatic talents. The underwater theater, carved into the limestone of the spring, provides an immersive and unforgettable spectacle, making Weeki Wachee a must-visit destination for those seeking a blend of entertainment and natural beauty.

Beyond the mesmerizing mermaid shows, Weeki Wachee Springs State Park boasts a wealth of outdoor activities and natural wonders. Visitors can embark on a leisurely riverboat cruise along the pristine waters of the Weeki Wachee River, immersing themselves in the lush, unspoiled surroundings. The park also offers opportunities for kayaking, paddleboarding, and wildlife viewing, allowing guests to connect with the region’s rich biodiversity. Hiking trails wind through the park’s scenic landscapes, providing glimpses of Florida’s flora and fauna, while the Buccaneer Bay waterpark offers refreshing relief on warm days.

Preserving the area’s ecological integrity, Weeki Wachee Springs State Park serves as a haven for nature enthusiasts and those seeking a blend of outdoor adventure and captivating entertainment. With its unique combination of natural beauty, mermaid performances, and recreational opportunities, Weeki Wachee Springs State Park invites visitors to embark on a memorable journey into the heart of Florida’s enchanting wilderness.

Weeki Wachee Springs State Park is an enchanting spot, home to live mermaids, boat cruises, and Florida wildlife. Guests can also take a paddle down the Weeki Wachee River and swim in Buccaneer Bay. Since 1947, it’s been one of Florida’s most renowned and unique family attractions.

Weeki Wachee Spring

Open 9AM – 5:30PM
(summer and winter season hours vary)

6131 Commercial Way
Spring Hill, FL 34606
(Click for Directions)

Website: https://weekiwachee.com

Hernando Beach


  • Kayaking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Buccaneer Bay Waterpark
  • Playground
  • Boat Tours
  • Mermaid Shows
  • Waterslides
  • Wildlife Shows
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restaurant
Sunwest Park

Live Mermaids

Mermaid shows at Buccaneer Bay are offered at 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Seating is first-come, first-served. Theater doors open 30 minutes before show time. Once the theater is full, the doors will close. Spring and summer are busy seasons for Weeki Wachee Springs. Please plan to arrive early. On weekends and during the summer the park reaches capacity quickly. Guests will be turned away when the park is full. Guests will be admitted later in the day, when there is space.
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park


Weeki Fresh Water Adventures is the only kayak and paddleboard rental facility located on the river at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park in Florida. Kayaks and Paddleboards can be rented or you can bring your own.
Weeki Wachee Spring
Kayaking Weeki Wachee Springs