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Best things to do in Sumter County

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Harbor / Marina
“You won't find this everywhere you travel. This airboat and gator adventure is safe and fun for the whole family. We had a group of 20 and it was a blast! It's hard to believe how quickly time fades away and you're in the middle of something totally unique. Seeing gators in their own habitat along with a wide variety of waterfowl is, well for me, amazing. I hope you'll like it too! ”
6 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“All three town squares have live musical entertainment from 5-9 p.m. 365 days/year with happy hour from 5-6 p.m. Dance to the band or sit on the porch of the Sales Information Center and soak in the atmosphere in comfortable wicker furniture!”
10 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Every Monday - Antique flea market, vendors from around the country, food, fresh produce and multiple other vendors.”
3 locals recommend
Park
“Awesome hiking trail and a great place to have a picnic! Lot's of history here. Support our national park system and have a great day! ”
2 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Free nightly entertainment from 5 - 9 pm. Happy hour is from 5-6 at one of the huts there at the square. There is someone playing and/or singing every night and it's free!! ”
8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Happy Hour - 3 to 5 PM, half price drinks Delicious food w/ daily specials.”
7 locals recommend
Restaurant
3 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Entering through the main gateway, 1 mile w/of I75 on HWY 44 in Wildwood, FL, provides views of some of the 400+ rescued & relocated alligators that call GatorWorld Parks of Florida home. You and your family will have the opportunity to feed, hold, and ”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“You can't come to Lake Panasoffkee and not try the fried catfish! This isn't the yucky catfish you'd get in saltwater, this is a freshwater fish that is quite tasty! And, if that still seems daunting then be sure to try the perch. And, for those feeling very adventurous, be sure to try the gator...and yes, it does taste a lot like chicken. ;)”
3 locals recommend
Store
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“This is a true Family Style Italian Restaurant. I really love their lasagna here. ”
1 local recommends
Park
“The giraffe ranch is tons of fun for kids and adults alike! It's quite the experience and I highly recommend it! ”
4 locals recommend
Bar
“this is where most single go to have a good time music is usually great in season and dancing. Food is great as well ”
6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great atmosphere! and a great place to grab a eat, drink, or both. Try the Ahi Tuna, or the Mussels in Beer sauce. live music on Fri, Sat.”
2 locals recommend
Field
“during the polo season, watch a match. many other events are held here. walking distance”
2 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Bonefish is just up 466 a few miles and can always be counted on for great cocktails and seafood. ”
4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Special venue for performing arts and artists. Concerts, theatrical productions, troupes, always something going on here.”
3 locals recommend