Sports Events

A Champion Destination


Host your next sporting event in Ocala/Marion County, one of Central Florida’s best locations for producing successful sports events. No other destination offers our unique combination of experience with international events, impressive sports facilities and an unmatched natural environment—all located conveniently near I-75, in the heart of Florida’s beautiful horse country.

You’ll find many venues fit for celebrations once the game is over, along with dozens of eateries catering to teams of all sorts. Reserve a pavilion at one of our many parks to commemorate a win or turn the team into a regatta and kayak through our majestic waterways.

Play and Save

The Ocala/Marion County Visitors and Convention Bureau provides a booking incentive program, Play and Save in Ocala/Marion County, which offers up to a maximum of $1,500 to organizations that book a new sports event at an Ocala/Marion County property, facility or venue through the Ocala/Marion County Visitors and Convention Bureau. For program details, you can download the Play and Save guide here.

The Ocala/Marion County Visitors and Convention Bureau is at your service. For assistance in planning your event, download our Sports Guide or Contact us today.

Experience “out-of-the-park” success in Ocala/Marion County.