All Day

A Floral Retrospective by Gregory Dirr

Ocala City Hall 151 SE Osceola Ave, Ocala

Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm - Boca Raton artist Gregory Dirr emphasizes environmental conservation in his interdisciplinary artworks. Using paint, multi-media resources, fabric and glass, Dirr’s works is a response to the world […]

Julijana Prest Art Exhibit

City Hall - Ocala 110 SE Watula Ave, Ocala

Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm - This Florida-based visual artist’s exhibit “Transitional Moments in Nature’s Landscape” is hosted by the City of Ocala as part of its Art in City Spaces program. For more […]

Colorful Pleasures by Christine Dozier

Ocala International Airport 5770 SW 60th Ave., Ocala

Hours vary per airport operations - Ocala resident Dozier exhibits a variety of work including landscapes, abstracts, still life and animal portraits. She works in oils and acrylics and studied […]

Quarterly Library Book Sale

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

Friday 2-4pm; Saturday 10am-2pm - Bargain books galore and lots to choose from. Paperbacks are only a quarter and hardbacks are .50 cents. Fiction, non-fiction, self-help, cookbooks, horror, mystery and more. […]

Free First Saturday

Appleton Museum of Art 4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala

Continuing its tradition of free admission the first Saturday of each month, you can view museum works, regular and special collections, and even create your own art in the museum’s […]


Journey to My Soul: Landscape of My Mind by Kelley Batson-Howard

Ocala Recreation and Parks 828 NE 8th Ave, Ocala

Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm - This free art exhibit showcases the work of artist Batson-Howard who creates abstract works to bring beauty to the world. Her work is variable, often colorful and […]

North American Reining Stakes

World Equestrian Center 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala

Reining horses run patterns and must show particular movements and abilities. With dramatic full-ring gallops and sliding stops, these horses take the skills needed by cowboys and amp it up […]

Ocala Summer Series Week 9 – Hunter/Jumper Show

World Equestrian Center 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala

Horse shows sanctioned by the United States Equestrian Federation will run through August and more than $3 million in prizes will be awarded. Grand Prix events take place Saturday nights […]

Yoga in the Park

Sholom Park 7110 SW 80th Ave, Ocala

Stretch out by the Sholom Park stage; recurs every Saturday morning. Visit for details.

Ocala Farmers Market

Ocala Downtown Market 310 SE 3rd St, Ocala

A variety of vendors offer fruits and vegetables, meats and seafood, fresh pasta, honey, jewelry, baked goodies, and arts and crafts. Check out some local food trucks and the occasional […]

Paddock Mall Back to School Bash

Paddock Mall 3100 SW College Rd, Ocala

The bash is on again this year with a day of fun and entertainment, along with free backpacks, for community school children. No registration required; backpacks will be available first-come, […]

Twilight Cruisers of Belleview Car Show

Kent Furniture Center 10651 SE US-441, Belleview

Every first Saturday of the month, the Twilight Cruisers put on a car show in the parking lot. Enthusiasts can see restored, refurbished and retro cars of all kinds. Donations […]

Summer Sunset Polo

Florida Horse Park 11008 South Hwy 475, Ocala

Free to the public. Tailgate next to the polo field and enjoy a unique evening out on Saturdays through September. For more info,

Grass Campers

The Yellow Pony at The World Equestrian Center 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala

For details, visit

Fire Creek

Charlie Horse 2426 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala