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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.
Planners and shooters and pageants, oh my. For a diverse menu of events, look at the recent slate held in Polk County. In the span of a week, the efforts of Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing staff paid big dividends for the county: 2019 State Science and...read more
Two longtime Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing managers have accepted new positions within the organization. Marc Zimmerman, the longtime Senior Sales Events Manager for Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing, now has a new focus. “I’m thrilled to be the...read more
For these international skiers, the answer is a resounding yes Beautiful lakes, bountiful opportunities, gorgeous weather and caring people – all are major attractors and a big part of Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing’s recruiting efforts that promote us as...read more
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