In Sønderris, there is an active sports life and there are many sports activities in general. At the Sønderris School, there is a varied selection of activities and the nearby sports center in Guldager is also used for many free time and leisure activities.
Furthermore, there are many community activities on offer, including Sankt Hans festivities, Christmas festivities, community feasts and a New Year’s march. The festival week Sønderris Days draws participants from the entire area. There is also much activity in connection with the local choir in Sønderris, boasting a membership of nearly 150 children.
The community is located close to the International School in Guldager and to recreation areas, which extend all the way to Ho Bay and to the beach along the west coast.