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Friends of the Library Quarterly Book Sale

Headquarters - Ocala Public Library 2720 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala

Friday 11am-2pm; Saturday 10am-2pm - Calling all book worms! This quarterly fundraiser lets you browse for books and help the Friends of the Library nonprofit at the same time. Bring your […]

Derby Day Jackpot Cattle Show

Florida Horse Park 11008 South Hwy 475, Ocala

Showmanship for the kids and other cattle classes take place this weekend. They won’t win any races, but they’re fun to see. Champion bulls and heifers, kids’ classes and more. […]

Derby Days Barrel Race Show

Southeastern Livestock Pavilion 2232 N Jacksonville Rd, Ocala

Friday/Saturday 8am-7pm; Sunday 9am-last race  - Check out a different kind of race when the horses run the barrels at this event. Multiple races with great prizes and exciting action. Saturday […]


A Strange and Picturesque Country: Etchings by Earl H. Reed

Appleton Museum of Art 4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala

Tue-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm Prints from the permanent collection by Earl Howell Reed. Although a largely self-taught artist, Reed’s work can be viewed in the collections of the National Gallery […]

Horsin’ Around at the Discovery Center

Discovery Center 701 NE Sanchez Ave, Ocala

Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-4pm - The Discovery Center, Ocala’s hands-on children’s museum, hands it over to the horsey set with an opportunity to explore the world of horses. Kids can figure how […]

Horsemanship by Walter Israel

Ocala Recreation and Parks 828 NE 8th Ave, Ocala

Longtime horseman and artist Walter Israel exhibits his charcoal portraits of horses and their people. He uses light and dark to complement and express his passion for animals. Free to […]

Ocala Feathered Horse Classic

World Equestrian Center 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala

Gypsy Vanners are fairy tale horses with their elegant coloring, long feathered feet and flowing manes and tails. The costume class, Concours D’Elegance Exhibition, is the last class of the […]

Marion County Friday Market

McPherson Government Campus Field 601 SE 25th Ave, Ocala

Shop locally fresh fruits and veggies, baked goods, jerky, freeze-dried treats, olive oils, seafood and more; recurs every Friday.

An Evening with Patsy Cline

Circle Square Cultural Center 8395 SW 80th St., Ocala

Ocala talent Cindy Moody performs all of Patsy Cline’s hits in this tribute to the country star. Tickets starts at $26. For more info,

Levitt AMP Music Series

Webb Field at Martin Luther King Recreation Complex 1501 W Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala

The annual music series is back with fresh talent and a variety of musical genres in the line-ups. Food trucks, activities, and artists. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy the […]