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Airboating

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind airboat adventure at thrilling speeds and get up close and personal with exotic birds, turtles and the Florida alligator wallowing in their natural environment. Learn More

Aviation

Whether it’s flying lessons, intro flights, and skydiving we’ve got what you need to get soaring, just suit up and hop in for a good time. Learn More

Baseball

Sumter County's parks are not only set amidst breathtaking panoramic views of open fields, water ways, and grand oaks- they are also stocked with amenities for outdoor play and exploration. Enjoy America's favorite past time on one of several baseball fields located throughout Sumter County. Learn More

Basketball

Sumter County's parks are not only set amidst breathtaking panoramic views of open fields, water ways, and grand oaks- they are also stocked with amenities for outdoor play and exploration. Jump, dribble, and shoot at one of our outdoor basketball courts. Learn More

Boating

Whether you are looking for a high-intensity airboat ride or a cool kayak trip down a lazy meandering river, we have the stuff to keep you wet and coming back for more. Learn More

Camping

If sleeping under the stars and cooking over an open fire is what makes you a happy camper, we have the facilities to please the inner outdoorsman in you! Learn More

Disc Golf

A pair of sneakers and a flying disc is all you need for an afternoon filled with fun and excitement. Sumter County has two nine hole disc golf courses to suit the recreational player or the more competitive. Courses are absolutely free of charge. Bring your own disc or contact Public Works at 352-569-6700 to rent discs. Learn More

Equestrian

Sumter County's equestrian roots run deep. That's why many of our parks, trails and wildlife management areas are built to accommodate horses. Learn More

Fishing

Once you drop a line in the water and experience any of our old Florida style fishing holes, we'll have you hook, line and sinker. Learn More

Geo-Caching

Grab your map and your GPS enabled device and set out for a day of adventure, hunting for hidden treasure. Learn More

Golf

Buying a home in The Villages (or at least making a friend there) grants you access to 621 holes of golf on property. A stroke of genius! Learn More

Hunting

If stalking prey is how you play, our abundant Central Florida fauna will provide you with plenty of opportunities to get your game on. Learn More

Kayaking and Canoeing

Enjoy the serene Sumter County waterways and experience local wildlife at paddle's length. Sumter County's lakes and access to the Withlacoochee River make for an ideal day on the water with your canoe or kayak. Learn More

Kickball

Sumter County's parks are not only set amidst breathtaking panoramic views of open fields, water ways, and grand oaks- they are also stocked with amenities for outdoor play and exploration. Kickball, an old recess favorite, is one of the fastest growing recreational sports in the country. Gather your team and bring your A game at one of our well maintained ball fields. Learn More

Outdoor Motorsports

If you seek high speed adventure and the roar of an engine excites you, you will find world-class experiences in Sumter County. Learn More

Playground Play

Sumter County's parks are not only set amidst breathtaking panoramic views of open fields, water ways, and grand oaks- they are also stocked with amenities for outdoor play and exploration. We have well kept playgrounds suitable for children of all ages. Learn More

Skateboarding

Sumter County's parks are not only set amidst breathtaking panoramic views of open fields, water ways, and grand oaks- they are also stocked with amenities for outdoor play and exploration. There are two skate parks in Sumter County with ramps, rails, and more for avid skateboarders to enjoy. Learn More
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