Sports Development and Athletics provides a wide variety of activities ranging from traditional sports such as baseball, football, softball and soccer to unique sports like BMX, croquet, and rowing.

Sarasota County has world-class sporting facilities including Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota BMX and croquet courts. Travel ball tournaments are held at county facilities year-round including more than 40 weekends annually.

More than 100 leagues help make up Sarasota County athletic recreational activities with events that include training, try outs and league championship tournaments.

  • Newtown Estates Park

    Newtown Estates Park Entrance sign
    1. Address:2800 Newtown Blvd.
      Sarasota, FL 34234
    2. Phone:(941) 861-5000
    1. Baseball Field
    2. Basketball
    3. Gymnasium
    4. Horseshoes
    5. Indoor Rental
    6. Pickleball
    7. Picnicking
    8. Recreation Building
    9. Restroom
    10. Shelter / Pavilion
    11. Tennis
    12. Tennis Court
    13. Trail - Unpaved
    14. Wildlife Viewing
    1. Athletics Facilities
    2. Playgrounds
    3. Recreation Centers
    4. Trails

  Park Hours: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Newtown building

Newtown Playground

Newtown Tennis Courts

Newtown Weight room

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