Youth Programs


Tavares Recreation offers youth baseball and softball for children ages 4-15 in both the spring and fall seasons. League play is held at Woodlea Sports Complex and Fred Stover Sports Complex; additional games are also held in neighboring communities. Registration fee is $85.

2022 Fall Babe Ruth Fall Season » Sep 5-Nov 19, 2022. League complete.

2023 Spring Babe Ruth Season » Jan 30-May 13, 2023.League in progress.


The Tavares NFL Flag Football League is a 5 on 5 co-ed league with teams consisting of 7-9 players per team. Players will be divided into the following divisions with practice/games on the same night each week: Junior Division / age 5-7 / Mondays 6p-8p. Senior Division / age 8-10 / Tuesdays 6p-8p. Elite Division / age 11-14 / Thursdays 6p-8p. Practice and games held at Woodlea Sports Complex  Registration fee is $85

2022 NFL Flag Youth Football » May 23-Jul 30, 2022. 2022 League complete.

2023 NFL Flag Youth Football » Jun 5-Aug 4, 2023


Start Smart programs are developmentally appropriate introductory sports programs for children 3-5 years old. These programs prepare children for sports in a fun and organized environment. Parents will be required to participate and monitor their children at all times, building an interactive bond between parent/child. $50 registration fee for each Start Smart program.

2022 Start Smart Sports Development » Aug 22-Oct 3, 2022. Program complete.

2022 Fall Start Smart Baseball » Oct 10-Nov 28, 2022. Program complete. 

2023 Start Smart Soccer » Jan 23-Mar 6, 2023. Program in progress.

2023 Spring Start Smart Baseball » Mar 20-May 8, 2023. Register now and more info, CLICK HERE  


Our Wacky World Programs are for kids between the ages of 6-12 years old. These programs introduce kids to 6 different topics/sports over a 6 week period. Registration fee is $50 per 6 week program. Sessions take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00 PM-7:30 PM at various locations throughout the City of Tavares. 

2023 Wacky World of SPORTS » Feb 28-Apr 13, 2023Kids are introduced to 6 different sports (traditional and non-traditional) over a 6 week period. Sessions sports include; soccer, kickball, capture the flag, shuffleboard, tennis, volleyball. Register now and more info, CLICK HERE 

2023 Wacky World of HEALTH & FITNESS » Apr 18-May 25, 2023Kids are introduced to a variety of FUN health and fitness activities and topics over a 6 week period.

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