Spring is nearly here, and there’s plenty to be excited about at Florida Citrus Sports!
As construction continues at Camping World Stadium, FCS has added an international soccer tournament to its annual calendar and recently celebrated Umbrella Day at the Arnold Palmer Putting Experience, opening later this year Lake Lorna Doone Park.
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News & Notes
Florida Citrus Sports adds Florida Cup to Annual Calendar
Florida Citrus Sports and the Florida Cup are joining forces to host matches at Camping World Stadium.
Through the new partnership, FCS and the Florida Cup team will target adding top clubs from Europe while continuing to attract elite participants from North and South America. FCS plans to grow the overall economic impact and exposure generated by the event through the inclusion of global soccer brands alongside Florida Cup mainstays. Learn more.
Collegiate Esports Symposium
Florida Citrus Sports is always in search of new opportunities to drive social and economic impact in Orlando. As part of that effort, FCS recently hosted a free virtual symposium focused on developing collegiate esports programs.
Florida Citrus Sports presented the event in partnership with Full Sail University with additional support from Esports at UCF. The symposium featured over 20 speakers who shared insights in sessions spanning two days during the Symposium. Learn more.
Camping World Stadium Construction Update
Renovations continue at Camping World Stadium, with construction underway to upgrade several features throughout the complex. Updates will include additional seating in the north end zone, a new mezzanine club level, improved parking, wayfinding and more. Learn more.
Yoga at the Stadium
March 10 | 6 p.m. | Camping World Stadium
Join us on the field at Camping Word Stadium for a one-hour session with local instructor Carolyn Barry, followed by a complimentary socially-distanced happy hour. This event is free for Florida Citrus Sports members and $10 for nonmembers, and Covid-19 protocols will remain in place for all attendees and staff.
West Lakes Community Walk
March 6 | 8 a.m. | Tinker Field
Join members of the West Lakes community this Saturday, March 6, for the next installment of #WestLakesWalks — a brisk 45-minute stroll through the neighborhoods surrounding Camping World Stadium. If you’re interested in being a part of this weekend’s event, the group will depart Tinker Field (photo above) at approximately 8 a.m.
Preview of Arnold Palmer Putting Experience in Lake Lorna Doone Park
On National Umbrella Day, we broke our #PalmerUmbrella out to preview the new Arnold Palmer Putting Experience at Lake Lorna Doone Park, set to reopen later this year. Our thanks go out to Roy Saunders and District 5 Commissioner Regina Hill for joining one of our incredible MVP Families to test out the new track.
Barker Park Farmers Market
Every Saturday from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., the West Lakes community hosts a community farmers market at nearby Barket Park. This resident-run market features fresh produce, prepared foods and other must-have items from locally-owned businesses. Learn more.
Be a Part of Citrus Bowl History
The 2022 Vrbo Citrus Bowl on New Year’s Day will mark 75 years since Catawba and Maryville met in the inaugural Tangerine Bowl. As we look back on the game’s legacy of impact in Central Florida, we want to hear your memories!
Got a play or a game you’ll never forget? A lifelong friend you met in the Zonies? A core memory from the tailgate lots or a halftime show? We want to know! Click below to learn more and submit your memories, and you could be featured as we celebrate this fall!
Fans across Central Florida can beat the traffic and drive with pride with a College E-PASS toll sticker from the Central Florida Expressway Authority. CollegePass can be used on all toll roads and most bridges throughout Florida, Georgia and North Carolina, plus it can be used to pay for parking at Orlando International Airport. Learn more.
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