Community Services & Recreation


The Community Services Director works for the City and with his team provides recreation programs.

Scott Aldrich, B.S., CPRP is the Community Services Director for Tavares, Florida - America’s Seaplane City. Scott grew up outside of Charlotte, NC, and graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Parks, Recreation, and Tourism from North Carolina State University (Go Wolfpack). He is a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional (CPRP).

Scott is married with 2 children.

Scott Aldrich, Director

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The City of Tavares has a great variety of parks and recreational facilities to suit every taste and sport.

Visit any of the City's many parks facilities or participate in our wide selection of recreational and sport activities.  There is always something to do in Tavares! Whether you want to play tennis, kayak, skateboard, play sports or appreciate pristine Florida wilderness, our parks will surely accommodate your interests. 

For up-to-date information and special announcements, visit us on Facebook @ The City of Tavares Recreation Department
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