In addition to our top rated beaches, Arts Festivals and magnificient parks, this area has become a magnet for some very major sporting events. Polo tournaments, cross-country meets, Ultimate Frisbee Championships and lacrosse matches have already made their mark with more on the way at Lakewood Ranch’s Premier Sports Campus, IMG’S Sports Academy, Sarasota’s World Aquatic Center, Ellenton’s Ice & Sports Complex and so much more.

In February, McKechnie Field and Ed Smith Stadiums facilitate spring training for the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Baltimore Orioles.

So, take time to catch the action at a major or up-and-coming sporting event.
Check the schedule below.

Sand Soccer Tournament –
Siesta Beach More Information

Baseball Spring Training – Gulf Coast (February/March)
Pro Baseball Gulf Coast & Central FL. More Information

Sarasota Open – Sarasota (April)
USTA Pro Circuit Event More Information

Gulf Coast Open – Sarasota (May)
Fishing Tournament More Information

Sarasota Tarpon Tournament – Sarasota (May – June)
Fishing Tournament More Information

Baseball Factory Pirate City World Series Event – Bradenton (July/August)
McKechnie Field More Information

US Rowing Masters National Championships –
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Sarasota Slam – Sarasota (August)
Fishing Tournament @ Marina Jack’s More Information

Labor Day Soccer Tournament – Sarasota (August/September)
Premier Sports Campus in Lakewood Ranch More Information

Triathlon –
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USA Ultimate Club Championships – Sarasota (October)
Sarasota Polo Grounds, Lakewood Ranch More Information