Orlando Sports

Of course you know Orlando’s theme parks, but did you know that they are only a part of what makes an Orlando vacation so magical and appealing? “The City Beautiful” is chock full of entertainment, and there truly is something for everyone here. Regardless of your vacation goals, age, or interests, Central Florida is a dazzling place where unparalleled memories and experiences are just waiting to be discovered. We’ve developed a series of sample itineraries, categorized by interests and travel motivators, to serve as an original guide to the Central Florida area. There will be no theme park recommendations in this series, because chances are that you already have these destinations in your sights. If you’re looking to change it up a bit and try something new, these suggestions will be a perfect fit. See our area from a unique perspective when you take some time to explore, and leave your social media audiences in envy of your shared vacation experiences. You’re already staying like a local in your Contempo vacation home. You may as well have fun like a local, too!

Baseball, basketball, hockey, football, soccer, auto racing, golf… Whether you are an armchair quarterback, or an active participant, the Orlando area has just what you need to pacify that craving for action on the field. Pick your passion, and let the games begin!

Dewey’s Indoor Golf & Sports Grill

7720 Turkey Lake Rd, Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 203-2222
www.deweysgolf.com

Dewey’s is a high-end Sports Bar that features state of the art golf simulators, over 70 TVs including a 25 foot giant screen. The building includes an outdoor patio, a Vegas style bar and lounge, separate dining area and poker room in addition to the 10 Golf Simulators.

Award-Winning Golf Courses

There are more than 1,440 golf courses in the state of Florida. More than any other U.S. state. Over 170 of those are in the greater Orlando area. We are proud to manage homes in the following communities featuring award-winning, championship golf courses:

Highlands Reserve 863-420-1724 – 18 hole public

Providence Golf Club 863-420-2652 – 18 hole public

Southern Dunes 863-421-4653 – 18 hole public

You can always contact our friends at Visit Central Florida for helping reserving your tee time!

Hard Knocks

9101 International Dr #2300, Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 359-9091
www.indoorwar.com

Hard Knocks – Beyond Laser Tag: Your Indoor War. The nation’s first indoor combat simulation arenas open for recreational entertainment & groups such as corporate team buildings, birthday parties, bachelor parties, youth groups & more. Featuring 30,000 square feet of urban-themed combat arenas. Our combatants execute missions that challenge them to defuse bombs, rescue hostages, protect VIPs and eradicate the enemy. Declare your Indoor War today and see how Hard Knocks has revolutionized Laser Tag.

Outer Limitz Indoor Trampoline Arena

6725 S Kirkman Rd, Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 704-6723
www.outerlimitzorlando.com

Outer Limitz Orlando caters to the child in every one of us! Young and old alike can literally BOUNCE OFF THE WALLS in our 24,000 square foot state of the art family entertainment center. Get ready for ENDLESS FUN in our Arena Style Main Trampoline Jumper with rebounding side walls, State of the Art Foam Pit Jumper, Dodgeball Arena, Basketball Slam Arena, Netted Ropes Obstacle Course, and Spider Zone Climber. You can also enjoy snacks from our Café and play games in our Arcade.

Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Park

7625 Sinclair Rd, Kissimmee, FL 34747
(407) 390-9999
www.orlandotreetrek.com

We’re more than a zip line. We’re an action packed adventure! You’ll climb and soar with Tarzan swings, nets, ropes, trapeze and more. Test your limits on our challenging bridges, each one taking you higher into the forest canopy until you’re 50-feet atop our pine tree forest. Then fly to a breathtaking finish on a pair of 425-foot plunging zip lines. It’s heart pounding fun for everyone. Built on a magnificent 15-acre tree canopy, Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Park has 97 games or challenges for climbers of every level. Climbers are securely clipped into a world-class safety cable throughout the entire course. Each climber is given a safety demonstration by trained instructors before beginning the course. Designed for ages 7 and up. Limited number of climbers in each departure, so make your reservations now.

Orlando Magic Basketball

Amway Center
www.nba.com/magic

The Orlando Magic are an American professional basketball team based in Orlando, Florida. The Magic compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member club of the league’s Eastern Conference Southeast Division. The franchise was established in 1989 as an expansion franchise, and such notable NBA stars as Shaquille O’Neal, Penny Hardaway, Patrick Ewing, Grant Hill, Tracy McGrady, Steve Francis, Dwight Howard, Vince Carter, and Rashard Lewis have played for the club throughout its young history. The franchise has also played in the NBA playoffs for more than half of its existence (14 playoff appearances in 27 years), and twice went to the NBA Finals, in 1995 and 2009. Orlando has been the second most successful of the four expansion teams brought into the league in 1988 and 1989 in terms of winning percentage, after fellow Floridian team Miami Heat.

Orlando Solar Bears Hockey

Amway Center
orlandosolarbearshockey.com

The Orlando Solar Bears are a professional ice hockey team that plays their home games at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. They play in the South Division of the ECHL’s Eastern Conference.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Raymond James Stadium
www.buccaneers.com

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are a professional American football franchise based in Tampa, Florida. The Buccaneers currently compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member team of the National Football Conference (NFC) South division. Over the course of 41 seasons, the Buccaneers have compiled an overall record of 256–402–1, with a regular-season record of 250–393–1 and a playoff record of 6–9.

Mini Golf

If golf sounds appealing, but you’re not sure you’re up for those pro courses, you may want to consider any or all of the elaborate mini golf centers throughout the Orlando area. Some even feature wildlife exhibits and more! Here’s just a few of our favorites:

Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf http://www.piratescove.net/orlando (2 locations in the Orlando/Kissimmee area)
Congo River http://www.congoriver.com/ (4 locations in the general Orlando/Kissimmee area)
Hollywood Drive-In Golf http://www.hollywooddriveingolf.com/ (located at Universal CityWalk)
Mighty Jungle Golf http://www.mightyjunglegolf.com/ (Kissimmee)
Gator Golf http://www.idrivegatorgolf.com/ (International Drive area)
Putting Edge http://www.puttingedge.com/orlando/ (Indoor, neon-lit location on International Drive)

Al-Marah Arabian Horse Farm

11105 Autumn Lane, Clermont Fl, 34711
(407) 301-0800
http://www.al-marah.com

Horses are magical. They have long been the ultimate symbol of beauty and freedom. Al-Marah Arabians have dedicated themselves to making the dreams of horse lovers become a reality for 73 years. The farm’s Interactive Horse Experience is an invitation to your family or small group to enjoy an intimate, hands-on encounter with some of the most storied, pedigreed horses in the world in one of the prettiest settings in Central Florida. The 80-acre farm blankets rollings green pastures that are book-ended by two lakes, Lake Nellie and Little Lake Nellie, in Clermont. No two tours are exactly alike. Your guide will shape your experience according to the interests of your party. Each tour is built from the same components such as touring the farm, painting a pony, washing and grooming, meet and greet all of the horses, a riding lesson, and a chance to watch the magic between a trainer and a horse as they perform some spectacular tricks just for you. Al-Marah Arabian Horse Farm is not just a horse farm. It’s a story. Be part of it.

Absolute Aqua Sports

995 6th St SW, Winter Haven, FL 33880
863-224-8001
absoluteaquasports.com

Test your skills at water skiing, wakeboarding or flyboarding. Absolute Aqua Sports in Winter Haven can help newbies and pros alike have an unforgettable experience. Also offering hang gliding tours and tube rides.

I-Drive NASCAR

5228 Vanguard St, Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 581-9644
www.idrivenascar.com

I-Drive NASCAR Indoor Kart Racing is an entertainment complex which includes the most sophisticated, state-of-the-art, eco-friendly electric karts. In this amazing venue, visitors can challenge themselves and also have an exhilarating and pleasurable experience competing with each other reaching speeds of up to 45 mph. For those looking for a more personable experience, visitors will receive a “Racer Card” that allows guests to track their own racing times, which are also used to queue them up for upcoming races. Also includes a variety of fun for diverse tastes, such as bowling, gaming, meeting rooms and restaurant.

Orlando City Soccer

https://www.orlandocitysc.com

Orlando City SC is an American professional soccer club based in Orlando, Florida that competes as a member of the Eastern Conference in Major League Soccer (MLS). Orlando City SC began play in 2015 as an expansion team of the league.

MLB Spring Training

http://www.flasports.com/spring-training

During the months of February and March, the State of Florida plays host to 15 Major League Baseball teams for their annual Spring Training. It is a tradition dating back more than 100 years and more than 1.5 million fans attend games annually throughout the state.

In 2016, over 1.5 million fans flocked to Florida and broke the per game attendance record with more than 7,000 fans per game taking in baseball at 14 locations statewide. Over 26 million fans have attended Florida Spring Training Games since 2000.

Daytona International Speedway

1801 W International Speedway Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114
(800) 748-7467
www.daytonainternationalspeedway.com

Daytona International Speedway is a race track in Daytona Beach, Florida, United States. Since opening in 1959, it has been the home of the Daytona 500, the most prestigious race in NASCAR. In addition to NASCAR, the track also hosts races of ARCA, AMA Superbike, USCC, SCCA, and Motocross. The track features multiple layouts including the primary 2.5-mile (4.0 km) high-speed tri-oval, a 3.56-mile (5.73 km) sports car course, a 2.95-mile (4.75 km) motorcycle course, and a 1,320-foot (400 m) karting and motorcycle flat-track. The track’s 180-acre (73 ha) infield includes the 29-acre (12 ha) Lake Lloyd, which has hosted powerboat racing. The speedway is owned and operated by International Speedway Corporation.

For information on these and other area attractions, or to purchase tickets, please contact our friends at Visit Central Florida or Kissimmee Guest Services!