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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 […]

Sunflower Festival

Coon hollo Farm 22480 N US Hwy 441, Micanopy

Head out to the farm and enjoy Coon Hollo’s Sunflower Festival. Take a hayride to feed the cows, browse through Nana’s Country Store for goodies and farm fresh delights. Vendor […]

Michael Miller Band

Bank Street Patio Bar 120 E Fort King St, Ocala

Kentucky native Michael Miller performs country music. Visit for details.

Symphony Under the Stars by the Ocala Symphony Orchestra

Ocala Golf Club 3130 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala

Gates open 3pm; concert 7pm - This annual Mother’s Day tradition is back with music, food trucks and even fireworks! Enjoy a lovely spring evening listening to the talented musicians of […]