City of Ocala’s First Friday Artwalk is from September till May!

Downtown Ocala has it all! Held the first Friday of each month from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. from September thru May.  The First Friday Art Walk spans fifteen...

Bay Scallop Season

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved regionally-specific bay scallop open season dates for 2018, including a change to the season for Levy, Citrus and Hernando counties that was proposed in December. The Commission also approved a trial bay scallop season in state waters off Pasco County in 2018.

Cattle Drive and Cowboy Roundup

Annual festival celebrating central Florida ranching and cattle history. Grab your little cowgirls, cowboys and the rest of the family and bring them down for a day of fun!...

The Splash Pad in Downtown Ocala will be opening soon!

The splash pad at Citizens’ Circle in Downtown Ocala will reopen for the spring in March. Bring the kids for a fun day at the splash pad in beautiful...

Santa on the Square!

We must have been good because Santa Claus is coming to Downtown Ocala again! The “Santa on the Square” itinerary starts just after Thanksgiving! This family-friendly holiday program is usually...

Florida’s Water Levels

For those of you that don't live or play near a Central Florida lake or waterway, you probably don't realize how much water has truly gone away. These photos are...

The Brick City Beer & Wine Festival to benefit Kimberly’s Cottage!

The 4th annual Brick City Beer and Wine Festival will return April 15th, 2017 to Citizen’s Circle in beautiful Downtown Ocala and will benefit Kimberly's Cottage.

Ocala Christmas Parade

The 2016 Ocala Christmas Parade is December 10th and begins at 5:30 PM! This year's theme is: “Star Spangled Christmas!”

Get ready for Jeeptoberfest!

Jeeptoberfest is one of the largest Jeep Only events in the Southeast. The annual fundraiser event of the Ocala Jeep Club will be held Oct. 15th and 16th at the Market of Marion, 12888 SE U.S. 441, Belleview. This year will celebrate 19 years! Over the past 17 years, Jeeptoberfest has raised more than $100,000 for local deserving charities.