If you're a fan of PC games, then Wired Warfare is a must-see location. Wired Warfare is a perpetual LAN party. They have 27 computers, a Playstation2, and an Xbox, along with a plethora of games. All of the computers are hooked up togerther via LAN which means you can play with anyone else in Wired Warfare. Find More Information at their website.
Shopping is the key activity in Brandon. Westfield Shopping Town (formerly Brandon Town Center) is the third largest mall in the Tampa Bay Metro area, and has plenty of shopping to choose from.
There are also a multitude of specialty stores along S.R. 60 (Brandon Blvd.), and at least half a dozen large shopping plazas in the area.
There is also the Ice Forum off of Faulkenburg Rd., north of S.R. 60, with ice skating and lazer tag.
Golfing is big in Brandon, with several major golf courses. Canoeing and Kayaking is also available at various locations East and South of Brandon.