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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on April 29th, 2016 by

Categories: Aviation, Baseball, Fishing, Running, Soccer

Take a look at the April 25 – May 4 events throughout Polk County, and feel free to share this list with other residents or visitors of the Central Florida area.

This Week’s Events

NOW – April 30
Homeschool World Series · Lake Myrtle Sports Park
-The Homeschool World Series Association (HWSA) is a nonprofit corporation that endeavors to promote and coordinate high school (varsity level) baseball competition among homeschool students throughout North America.
-Additional information on this event can be found at hwsa.net.

NOW – September 3
Lakeland Flying Tigers at Henley Field · Lakeland
-Tickets start at $4.00, except on Dollar Monday’s when tickets are just $1.00.
-Games begin at 10:30 a.m., Noon, 1:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
-Week night special promotions include Dollar Nights, Baseball Wingo, and All-You-Can-Eat Night.

April 27- May 1
Top Gun · Lakeland
-More than 130 pilots and their super scale RC aircraft will compete for the title of “Mr. Top Gun” at Paradise Field.

April 29
Lakeland Derby · Lakeland
-The Lakeland Derby, featuring swan boat races, staged on beautiful Lake Mirror in downtown Lakeland, returns April 29.

April 29 – April 30
Florida AAU Taekwondo Qualifier · Polk State College
-The Florida AAU Taekwondo Qualifier has been hosted in Polk County three times in the past five years.
-This event is sanctioned by the Amateur Athletic Union of the U.S., Inc.
-For questions about this event, contact David Turnbull at ohjang@aol.com. Additional information can be found at www.floridataekwondofederation.com

April 30
Kids Fishing Derby · Winter Haven
-Polk County Parks and Rec will host their annual Kids Fishing Derby.
-Bring a rod, reel and bait, and win door prizes.

April 30
Carillon Classic 5k Run & Walk · Lake Wales
-Run a challenging and picturesque 5K at historic Bok Tower Gardens during the 5th Annual Carillon Classic 5k Run & Walk.

April 30 – May 1
Florida Youth Soccer Association Presidents Cup 2016 · Lake Myrtle Sports Park
-The Florida Youth Soccer Association presents the 2016 Presidents Cup Championship.
-Champions from each of the four Region Division 1 Region Cups will compete in this tournament.
-For more information about the Presidents Cup Championship, please visit www.fysa.com.

Recurring Events
Saturday Night Rodeo– Saturdays weekly (Westgate River Ranch Resort, River Ranch)

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