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Planning a major sporting event?
Let Polk County Sports Marketing sweat the details.

About Polk County Sports Marketing

Our home field. Your advantage.

Home to more than 220 annual sporting events and the headquarters for USA Water Ski and the Florida Youth Soccer Association, Central Florida’s Polk County is the perfect location for your next championship event. From nationally recognized golf courses to modern multi-use complexes, our facilities can accommodate any sport, at any skill level, for competitors of all ages. With a central location offering unbeatable convenience and our talented staff as your planning and promotions MVP, you’ll have no problem pulling off a winning event.

Whether it’s finding the ideal venue or ensuring your participants know where to play and stay, we’re here to help every step of the way.


From stadiums to courts and everything in between, Polk County has a facility that will fit your needs.


Whether it’s the largest collegiate spring training event in the nation or a traveling table tennis tournament, you can find it here.

Hall of Fame

From baseball to water skiing – and just about every sport in-between – Polk County has produced a superstar. Come see their legacies at the Polk County Sports Hall of Fame in Auburndale.

Latest News

Birthday golf event raises funds for scholarships

BARTOW – Once again, some of the greatest golfers in the history of Polk County will gather as part of a community fundraiser in honor of the area’s black golf pioneer, Herbert Dixon, as he nears his 100th birthday. The annual Herbert Dixon Charity Golf Tournament, to...

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Tropics prep for third year in Major Arena Soccer League

The Florida Tropics SC will officially kick off training camp for its third season in the Major Arena Soccer League this Sunday when they take to the pitch at Southeastern University. There is plenty new for fans to look forward this year, highlighted by the key...

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Visiting for an event?

From around the corner to around the globe, Polk County welcomes everyone to the best that Central Florida has to offer.

Support Florida Sports Foundation

Show your support for Florida Sports with a specialty sports tag which directly supports youth charity and the development of major and regional sports events throughout Florida.

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