UPDATE: For canoe/kayak customers, the main ramp is under construction. An alternate location is being used to launch a limited number of canoes/kayaks. To ensure you get a spot, please call 352-597-8484 to reserve. Canoe/kayak launching hours are from 8am – 12pm until further notice. Thank you for your patience.

Friends of Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

Support Our Park

To help promote the use, preservation, and enhancement of our iconic natural wonder, we invite you to join the Friends of Weeki Wachee Springs State Park Citizens Support Organization.

The Friends are a passionate group of volunteers that works tirelessly to generate support and additional resources through events and activities designed to meet the needs of the park.

Weeki Wachee Springs State Park is grateful for the generous support the Friends have provided for the park since 2009. Some examples of their support include funding for:

  • Our new Children’s Playground
  • Front landscaping and around our iconic fountain
  • Handicap-accessible walkways
  • Funding for the First-Aid Building
  • The Park’s Concert Stage
  • Sound system for the Wildlife Department
  • Apple computer to edit & produce new shows
  • Renovations of the Guest Relations Building
  • Replacement of wrought-iron fence & gates
  • Purchase of mermaid tails for traveling mermaids
  • Additional park landscaping

mermaids swimming in circleCurrently, you can get involved to help us raise funding to build our new Splash Park!

We encourage everyone to join the Friends and help carry out their mission to support, enhance, and preserve Weeki Wachee Springs State Park.

To learn more, please email the Friends of Weeki Wachee Springs State Park at [email protected]

Visit their website at: friendsofweekiwachee.com

To help further support Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, please visit our Merstar World Online Store. A portion of all proceeds from Weeki Wachee Springs merchandise will be donated to the Friends of Weeki Wachee Springs State Park to help fund our projects and programs.

We are a reciprocal partner of Florida State Parks. An annual pass to Weeki Wachee Springs gives you admission to all Florida State Parks. To learn more about Florida State Parks, please click here.