Category Archives: Sports

Boogie on the (Port Richey) Bayou

Port Richey’s waterfront district is located along the Gulf of Mexico both north and south of the Pithlachascotee (Cotee) River. It isn’t well marked and doesn’t look like much from U.S. 19, but it houses some really nice businesses owned by determined entrepreneurs that are improving the area with help from the City of Port … Continue reading Boogie on the (Port Richey) Bayou

Ultimate Indoor Frisbee and Men’s Adult Basketball Leagues at NPR Rec Center

The Ultimate Indoor Frisbee League season begins August 24th and Men’s Adult Basketball League begins September 13th The City of New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center is hosting their Ultimate Indoor Frisbee League which begins August 24th and runs through November 9th.  Teams play at the Recreation and Aquatic Center gym from 8:30 to … Continue reading Ultimate Indoor Frisbee and Men’s Adult Basketball Leagues at NPR Rec Center

Paddling Adventure for NatureCoasters: Blazing a new Trail

Kayaking and canoeing are peaceful ways of interacting with nature on the water and getting healthy exercise, without getting too wet. Florida’s Adventure Coast (Hernando County) recently opened a new paddling trail from Bayport Park to Linda Pedersen Park to  give residents and visitors the opportunity to enjoy what makes Florida’s Nature Coast such a … Continue reading Paddling Adventure for NatureCoasters: Blazing a new Trail

Summer Junior Golf Program at Citrus Hills Golf & Country Club

This year our Junior golf program will be held on Tuesday nights starting June 1st for 5 consecutive Tuesdays.  Each session will run from 5:30PM to 8:00PM. During each five week session each child will be fed Pizza and beverages from 5:30PM to 6:00PM.  From 6:00PM to 8:00PM the children will rotate through stations focusing … Continue reading Summer Junior Golf Program at Citrus Hills Golf & Country Club

Central Ridge Pool to open May 6

The Central Ridge Pool in Beverly Hills located at Lake Beverly will open on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Pool passes are available for purchase at the Central Ridge Community Center, 77 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills.  Individual or Family passes can be purchased Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM and 2:00 PM to … Continue reading Central Ridge Pool to open May 6

The Lift Wake Camp at SunWest Park

The Lift Adventure Park will be offering 6 week-long sessions of summer camp at SunWest this summer! Camps are already starting to fill up, so we encourage you to sign up soon. Campers will learn to wakeboard, hop around on the Aqua Park, and paddle around the lake, all under the close supervision of caring … Continue reading The Lift Wake Camp at SunWest Park

Sunshine Grand Prix Cycling event adds Citrus County & Inverness

We are excited to announce that Citrus County and Inverness are now a major part of the present and future of Sunshine Grand Prix, a nationally ranked event.  The Sunshine Grand Prix is an annual Professional & Amateur Cycling and Fun & Healthy Community Living event.  This week long event will take place during the … Continue reading Sunshine Grand Prix Cycling event adds Citrus County & Inverness

Register now for the Inaugural Mermaid Chase 4K Paddling Race

Be one of the first to experience the new Bayport-Linda Pedersen Paddling Trail during the inaugural “The Mermaid Chase” 4K Paddling Race scheduled for April 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants will launch from and return to Linda Pedersen Park, located at 6300 Shoal Line Blvd., and have three hours to complete a … Continue reading Register now for the Inaugural Mermaid Chase 4K Paddling Race

Curious George Bike Day is March 4 in Hudson

Pasco County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources invites you to join Curious George and friends for this year’s Curious George Bike Day on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park, located at 14333 Hicks Road in Hudson. This free, bike-riding event encourages three to six-year-olds and their families … Continue reading Curious George Bike Day is March 4 in Hudson

Brooksville Library 5k and Kids Fun Run 3/11

In partnership with the YMCA of the Suncoast, the Hernando County Public Library System is hosting the Third Annual Brooksville Library 5K and Kids Fun Run on Saturday, March 11 beginning at 8 a.m. at the Main Library in downtown Brooksville. This run benefits the Friends of the Library of Hernando County and the YMCA … Continue reading Brooksville Library 5k and Kids Fun Run 3/11

Disc Golf Club surpasses donation expectations for Citrus United Basket

On January 14, 2017, the Nature Coast Disc Golf Club hosted its First Annual Ice Bowl disc golf tournament to raise funds for Citrus United Basket, a non-profit charitable organization that has helped local families meet temporary hardships since 1978. While the club had planned to raise $500 and 100 pounds of grocery donations, expectations … Continue reading Disc Golf Club surpasses donation expectations for Citrus United Basket

Registration is open for Holiday Youth Volleyball League

The J. Ben Harrill Recreation Complex is holding registration now through January 9, 2017 for the 2017 Holiday Heat Youth Volleyball League spring season, provided by Pasco County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources. Players will learn fundamental skills and techniques, focusing on passing, setting, blocking, serving, receiving and the use of formations in a game … Continue reading Registration is open for Holiday Youth Volleyball League

Pasco County welcomes lacrosse players from US and Canada 12/29-31

The DICK’S Sporting Goods Florida Finale lacrosse tournament is being held December 29 – 31 in Wesley Chapel, Florida in conjunction with the 11th annual DICK’S Sporting Goods Tournament of Champions presented by Pasco County. Traffic delays expected on Boyette Road Thursday to Saturday due to youth lacrosse tournament traffic. Please reduce speed on Boyette … Continue reading Pasco County welcomes lacrosse players from US and Canada 12/29-31

Florida Finale lacrosse event to be held alongside Dick’s Tourney in Wesley Chapel

National Development Program (NDP) Lacrosse has announced it will debut the DICK’S Sporting Goods Florida Finale lacrosse tournament December 29 – 31 in Wesley Chapel, Florida in conjunction with the 11th annual DICK’S Sporting Goods Tournament of Champions presented by Pasco County. The Florida Finale event, like the pre-collegiate national championship, will feature high school … Continue reading Florida Finale lacrosse event to be held alongside Dick’s Tourney in Wesley Chapel

Bike repair station now available at the Suncoast (Pasco) Multi-Use Trailhead

The Pasco County Parks, Recreation, and Natural Resources Department will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to dedicate a new bike repair station on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 2 p.m. The ceremony will take place at the Suncoast (Pasco) Trailhead which is located at the northwest corner of State Road 54 and the Suncoast Parkway … Continue reading Bike repair station now available at the Suncoast (Pasco) Multi-Use Trailhead

Next Session of P.L.A.Y. Program Enrollment Opens

As the summer is winding down and the temperatures cool, Citrus County Division of Parks and Recreation is proud to announce the next session of the youth P.L.A.Y. program. Enrollment is now open with courses beginning Monday, August 22nd, 2016. The program is designed for little athletes, not quite ready for organized sports.  It is … Continue reading Next Session of P.L.A.Y. Program Enrollment Opens