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 […]

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 […]

Coon Hollo Farm Fall Festival

Coon hollo Farm 22480 N US Hwy 441, Micanopy

The festival includes pony rides, archery, a crop maze, hay fort and farm animals. Tickets are $13. Food and drink available for purchase. For more info, coonhollo.com - Fridays 4pm-7pm; […]

Annie’s Project Local Farm Course

UF/IFAS Extenstion Marion County Nursery 2232 NW Jacksonville Road, Ocala

These classes will help women learn about farm operations, start-up agriculture and features experts in the field. Classes are $75 and include class materials and a light supper. For more […]

“Dracula: Live and Undead on Stage”

Ocala Civic Theatre 4337 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala

Showtimes vary, see website - The classic horror story is retold live on stage this month for thrills and chills. Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for ages 18 and […]

Ocala Food and Wine Festival

World Equestrian Center - Expo Center 1 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala

Hours vary - The second annual Ocala Food & Wine Festival will offer celebrity chefs, cooking demos, drink masters and music by Locash, Martin and Kelly and the Breezeway Band. Tasting […]

Ocklawaha River Raid/Civil War Re-enactment

Florida Horse Park 11008 South Hwy 475, Ocala

With cannons, guns, authentic military uniforms and horse-drawn wagons, this event recreates the battle between Union soldiers and the 2nd Battalion that took place at the Marshall Plantation in east […]

Marion County Friday Market

McPherson Government Campus Field 601 SE 25th Ave, Ocala

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

Chess Club at Freedom Library

Freedom Public Library 5870 SW 95th St, Ocala

Meets weekly on Fridays; new members welcome. Bring a chess set. For more info, Walt Lamp at (352) 854-9378.

BLOW UP II: Inflatable Contemporary Art

Appleton Museum of Art 4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala

This zippy exhibition shows off the whimsical and fun artwork made of inflatables. Eight internationally renowned artists have work on display. For more info, appletonmuseum.org

Kiwanis Club of Ocala

Knights of Columbus Building at Blessed Trinity Catholic Church 1510 SE 3rd Ave., Ocala

Meets weekly on Fridays. Supports Camp Kiwanis, children’s literacy and Habitat for Humanity. More info at ocalakiwanis.org

Courtyard Jams

MCA Courtyard 23 W Broadway St., Ocala

Music, dancing, drumming, poetry and limbo. Free; Friday nights weekly.

Conrad Marcum

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

First Friday Art Walk

Ocala Downtown Square Ocala Downtown Square, Ocala

Art displays, food and snacks plus live entertainment by My Uncle’s Friend, The Allens, Sean T Music and The Mudds. Stores are open late for shopping. Free to attend. For […]

Live Stream

Charlie Horse 2426 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala

Live music, DJ Bingo, trivia games and karaoke.