Greenacres has earned a "Tree City USA" designation for 19 consecutive years by the National Arbor Day Foundation; in 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2011, Greenacres was recognized as one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People by America's Promise. The Leisure Services Department programs offer a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities, as well as maintaining 12 parks and a community center.
Open from sunrise to sunset, Okeeheelee Park has many outdoor activities such as freshwater fishing, day-use boat slips, water skiing, disc golf and Pooch Pines - an enjoyable dog park for you and your pet. You will also find Jim Brandon Equestrian Facility, an 111-acre world-class equestrian showplace with two covered arenas open to the public and open riding trails. Okeeheelee Public Golf Course offers a unique 27-holes, 3-nine hole courses. With kayak, canoe and pedal bike rentals, nature trails and so much more, this is a spectacular place for you to experience the outdoor side of the Greenacres area.