The City of Florence Recreation Department offers a wide variety of athletic programs and opportunities for citizen participation. Some are directly sponsored by the department, while others are offered in conjunction with another co-sponsoring business or organization. Registration for athletic programs occur on a seasonal basis several times a year. 

Updated Registration Dates for athletics re-opening

August 1st- Fall Soccer, Fall Baseball, Cross-Country, Volleyball
August 11th - Football and Cheer leading

Registrations for both youth and adult leagues are:

  • February for Baseball, Youth and Adult Softball, and Track & Field
  • May and November for Basketball
  • August for Gymnastics (Register at the Gymnastics Center @ Freedom Florence)
  • July for Football, Cheerleading, and Fall Soccer
  • August for Cross Country, Fall Youth Softball and Fall Adult Softball
  • January for Spring Soccer
  • Tennis Programs register year round at the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center (665-3106)

We now offer online registration for all our athletic programs. Here's the link to visit our online registration portal: City of Florence - Online Registration

Registration information is announced through local media, including public access cable channel 11, local newspapers, and is available on the department's athletics website at . Be aware of whether the activity you are registering for is on an individual or team basis, as some sports require you to register as a team and others require you to register to join a team. Registration fees vary by activity.

For more information, please stop by the City of Florence Parks & Recreation Department offices, located at 513 Barnes Street, between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, or call 665-3253.