recreation

Osceola Commits $20M Of Tourist Tax Funding For New W192 Sports Complex

Osceola Commits $20M Of Tourist Tax Funding For New W192 Sports Complex

Commissioners are scheduled to vote Monday on a Development Agreement with LifeSports USA to build and operate a 60-acre sports complex at the southwest quadrant of W192 and the S.R. 429 interchange. The complex would anchor a 23-acre town center on W192 with up to 81,000 square feet of commercial space, including a 128-room hotel, and a 300-unit apartment complex.

Orlando Is No. 1 City For Recreation For Second Year In A Row

Orlando Is No. 1 City For Recreation For Second Year In A Row

With a bounty of performance arts centers, theatres and festivals, a rising foodie scene, a plethora of public parks as well as world-class teams and athletes, Orlando’s latest ranking comes as no surprise to its many residents. In fact, in the heart of downtown Orlando resides one of the most iconic parks in the state: Lake Eola Park.

Orlando Now a Major Player in Sports Travel Destinations

 Orlando Now a Major Player in Sports Travel Destinations

Seven new premier sports events and venues make for a winning vacation in 2017 and beyond. These new additions join a thrilling roster of premiere venues and events throughout the destination for fans of football, basketball, golf, baseball, tennis, hockey, soccer and running.

Orlando No. 1 On 2016 Best Cities For Recreation List

Orlando No. 1 On 2016 Best Cities For Recreation List

WalletHub recently decided to take a look at which metro areas are doing the best as far as investment in their recreation and public spaces by comparing the 100 largest U.S. cities across 35 key metrics, ranging from park land acreage to the cost of movie tickets.

Orlando ranked No. 1 among WalletHub's 2016 Best Cities for Recreation.