The Hernando County Recreation Department is dedicated to providing a quality leisure
activities for all our citizens. We strive to offer residents and visitors
opportunities for recreation and improvement of physical and mental
well-being, through programs and services that enhance their quality of
Our primary goal is to provide safe, clean and functional parks and
recreation facilities, and to assist in the planning and development of new
and improved facilities to meet the continued growth within the county. We
are committed to fulfilling our mission through visionary leadership,
individual dedication, and the responsible use of available resources.
Little Rock Cannery Posted 12/5/2013 The Little Rock Cannery is open for your canning needs once again. Visit our main website for information on what's happening at the cannery. For appointments, call us at 352-799-4226 or 352-754-4031.
10th Annual Father Daughter Dance Fri. & Sat. - February 7 & 8 Posted 12/3/2013 Tickets go on sale Tuesday, January 7 - 8 a.m. $15. per person - we sell 400 tickets per evening and when we are out, no more will be sold! We sell NO tickets at the door. Music, Snacks & Drinks.
Make wonderful memories with your daughter(s). Some dads come both evenings with different daughters. Some daughters come both evenings with different “dads”. Substitute dads are welcome: bring a grandfather, uncle, friend, older brother. Participate in just a few dances or enjoy them all. Three hours of special moments she will remember forever. All ages welcome.
Thank you to our Father Daughter Dance SPONSORS! Posted 12/3/2013 Harold's Auto, Frank Miller C/M/A, Wexler Orthodontics, CTS/Complete Technology Solutions, AME International, Dave's Mobile Auto Detail, Brooksville Dental Associates, Whiting Insurance, Natures Dynamics, Legomatic Construction, Walgreens, Wal-Mart, Publix Super Markets, Gator Printing, Pepsi Company, Chick Fil A, Hungry Howie's.
Christmas Cards on the Lawn Posted 11/21/2013 Help us decorate downtown with well wishes of the Christmas Season. Businesses, Churches, Non-Profits and all are welcome to join us in placing a card on the lawn. Registration is required. Please see the registration form for details of the card. Call 754-4031 for further information.
We thank our SPONSORS Halloween Harvest Festival Posted 10/16/2013 HYL Spring Hill Dixie Baseball, Spring Hill Glass, Dunkin Donuts US19/SH Drive, Pepsi, WalMart Distribution, Brooksville Transmission, Day Law Office, Home Depot, Hernando County Community Anti Drug Coalition, UPS #4177 Mariner/Northcliffe, Publis Supermarket Charities, Brooksville Kiwanis.
23rd Annual Halloween Harvest Festival Posted 10/16/2013 Safe family fun for all ages! October 18 & 19 (6pm-10pm) No parking fee - No entry fee. Pay as you play...hay rides $2.pp/haunted house (NOT recommended for young kids) $3.pp/children's games4/$1. Pet costume contest Friday / Kid's costume contest Saturday. for more information see attached flyer
Bluesapalooza! Posted 8/14/2013 Making a move to Downtown Brooksville at the beautiful Hernando Park Bandshell location.Saturday, September 21, 2013 (12-10pm)
Bluesapalooza Music Festival Posted 6/18/2013 Mark your calendar for September 21. Join us for a fun-filled day of GREAT MUSIC, dancing, food & craft vendors, beer, wine and FUN! NEW LOCATION - Hernando Park, 205 East Fort Dade Avenue, Brooksville, FL 34601. Open to the public from 12-noon until 8p.m
Bluesapalooza Music Festival VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Posted 6/18/2013 Please consider helping us bring this great music event to the community. Help is needed for public admittance at the 3 gates, directing traffic, serving soda/water, information booth, set up (7am-10am), clean up.(9p-11p) Adults needed and high school students 16 & older - great way to earn volunteer hours needed for graduation.
Bluesapalooza Music Festival VENDORS NEEDED Posted 6/18/2013 September 21. Food, Craft & Commercial Vendors Needed. Entry Deadline August 30, 2013. for general inquiries & submissions Email: email@example.com
Partner Summer Camps Posted 5/21/2013 Hopefully coming again the summer of 2014: Eddie Looper Baseball Camp, HYL BUSA Soccer Camp & Tony Red Morrison Baseball Camp.
SUMMER CAMPS - We will be revising this information for Summer of 2014 Posted 5/6/2013 Please complete the attached forms (notorization is required) - scan/email -or- fax to our office. We will call for payment (Visa or MasterCard) over the phone and then email a receipt to you as verification of registration and payment. Any questions you may call (352) 754-4031. THANK YOU for your interest & involvement in our summer programs!
Horace "Hi-C" Copeland Football Camp Posted 3/28/2013 Coming in May 2014 - this will be our 3rd Annual - FREE! We will update this information when we begin registration for 2014 - sometime in March.
Pre-registration is required - Register EARLY! - For ages 5-16 -LIMIT 300 CAMPERS.
Anderson Snow Park - 1360 Anderson Snow Road, Spring Hill.
* * * * Horace “Hi-C” Copeland” A World Class athlete and elite, high speed, deep threat NFL wide receiver has made a name for himself in both football and track and field. Copeland's ability to score touch-downs and run track has taken him around the world, and his remarkable talent, intensity and tenaciousness – is well documented from the Hall of Fame Halls at the University of Miami, to the National Championship Trophy Cases, to the National Football League with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Oakland Raiders, etc.
WE THANK HIM FOR SHARING HIS TIME AND TALENT WITH OUR YOUTH. THIS YEAR THE CAMP IS BEING PROVIDED ENTIRELY FREE OF CHARGE! Register Early - only 300 spots are available
9th Annual Father Daughter Dance -We thank our Sponsors !!! Posted 1/9/2013 Harold's Auto Center, Attorney Frank Miller, My Gynecologist, Dave's Mobile Auto Detailing, Complete Technology Solutions, Wexler Orthodontics, Whiting Insurance, AME International, LRE Ground Services, PAW Fleet Tech and PAW Trucking, Publix Charities, Hungry Howie's Pizza, Gator Printing, Pepsi, Brooksville Dental Associates, Wal-Mart Supercenter, Checkers Drive-In Restaurant, Chick-fil-A, Walgreens. Only with your support are we able to provide such a huge event year-after-year. 400 in attendance each evening! We thank all the families in our community also for their support! Please show your gratitude to our sponsors, thank you.
Bark Island Event Fee Change Posted 12/26/2012 Effective January 26, 2013, the fees for the Bark Island Event held at Pine Island will be $7.00 for the first dog and $3.00 for each additional dog for those participants that bring more than one dog to the event.
Bark Island 2012-13 Season Posted 9/6/2012 You and your furry friends are welcome at Pine Island, September through March - usually two Saturdays per month - 2 hours, early morning. Start Date is Sept 15th, 2012. See attached flyer for other dates.