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

Ocala Recreation and Parks 828 NE 8th Ave, Ocala, FL

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 […]

A Floral Retrospective by Gregory Dirr

Ocala City Hall 151 SE Osceola Ave, Ocala, FL

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, Florida

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, Florida

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 […]

Ocala Summer Series Week 10- Hunter/Jumper Show

World Equestrian Center 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala, FL

Final week of shows. Many take place in the indoor arenas, with the Grand Prix on Saturday night in the Grand Arena. Spectators welcome. WEC has restaurants onsite and shopping […]

Kayaks & Koffee

Brick City Adventure Park 1211 SE 22nd Road, Ocala, FL

Another outdoors event is this City of Ocala kayak trip on the Tomoka River. All equipment is provided for the $50 ticket fee, or you can bring your own kayak […]

Yoga in the Park

Sholom Park 7110 SW 80th Ave, Ocala, FL

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

Ocala Farmers Market

Ocala Downtown Market 310 SE 3rd St, Ocala, FL

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

Farmers Swap Meet

Rural King 2999 NW 10th St, Ocala, FL

A true farmers swap meet where chickens, goats, turkeys, rabbits and sometimes even ponies are available along with horse tack, home-grown plants, produce and hand-crafted items. Booth types vary with […]

North Central Florida Outdoor Expo

World Equestrian Center 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala, FL

Wind-FM and KCountry radio stations are hosting this expo, which features fishing, boating, archery, shooting and more. Guests might practice casting, throw an axe or try their hand at archery. […]

Summer Sunset Polo

Florida Horse Park 11008 South Hwy 475, Ocala, FL

Free to the public. Tailgate right next to the polo field and enjoy a unique evening out. Saturday evenings through September. For more info, ocalapolo.com

Nate Mercado

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

Fortunate Son, Tribute to Creedence Clearwater Revival

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

Billed as the “World’s Greatest Tribute to CCR,” this show combines the spirit and authenticity of Creedence Clearwater Revival. Mixing rock, country, folk music and blues, singer Brad Ford leads […]

Lisa Haley & Cajun Cabin

Morgan's Music Junction 6981 SE 147th Street, Summerfield, Florida

Grammy nominated singer, songwriter and fiddler, Lisa Haley entertains in a variety of musical genres, including Cajun, blues, country, folk and jazz. See this show in an intimate setting; tickets […]

Marion County Commission Meeting

McPherson Governmental Campus Auditorium 601 SE 25th Ave., Ocala, FL

Meets the first and third Tuesdays of the month.

Blues Jam

Charlie Horse 2426 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL

Cliff Dorsey

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

Farmers Market

The Town Square at Circle Square Commons 8405 SW 8th St, Ocala, FL

Large selection of fresh seasonal produce from local growers as well as baked goods, plants, handmade soaps and more; recurs every Thursday. Visit circlesquarecommons.com for more info.

Brent Jackson

Charlie Horse 2426 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL

Conrad Marcum

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

Elvis ’56 to Vegas and The Elvis Story

Orange Blossom Opry 16439 SE 138th Ter., Weirsdale, Florida

If rocking with the King is more your kind of swing, then World Champion Elvis tribute artist Cote Deonath performs songs from Elvis’ entire lifetime in these two unique shows. […]

Marion County Friday Market

McPherson Government Campus Field 601 SE 25th Ave, Ocala, FL

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

2Peace

Homestead Park 1050 NE 6th Blvd., Williston, Florida

Mark Smythe

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

Ocala Farmers Market

Ocala Downtown Market 310 SE 3rd St, Ocala, FL

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

Yoga in the Park

Sholom Park 7110 SW 80th Ave, Ocala, FL

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

Farmers Swap Meet

Rural King 2999 NW 10th St, Ocala, FL

A true farmers swap meet where chickens, goats, turkeys, rabbits and sometimes even ponies are available along with horse tack, home-grown plants, produce and hand-crafted items. Booth types vary with […]

Summer Sunset Polo

Free to the public. Tailgate right next to the polo field and enjoy a unique evening out. Saturday evenings through September. For more info, ocalapolo.com

Uptown Music

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

Jack Knife

Charlie Horse 2426 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL

The Wildflowers-Tribute to Tom Petty

Reilly Arts Center 500 NE 9th St., Ocala, FL

In this tribute show to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, the Wildflowers will play many of the Gainesville boy’s greatest hits. The Wildflowers have the look, sound and vibe that […]

Growing Orchids Workshop

Grumbles House Antiques & Garden Shop 20799 Walnut St, Dunnellon, Florida

These exotic and often stunning tropical plants can be surprisingly easy to grow and manage in Florida’s heat and humidity. This free event with Marion County Master Gardener Pat Burns […]

College of Central Florida Careers and Colleges Expo

The College of Central Florida 3001 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL

High school seniors, transfer students and others are invited to find out about attending college and career paths for different jobs. Visit and interact with dozens of colleges and universities, […]

Houston Keen

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

Farmers Market

The Town Square at Circle Square Commons 8405 SW 8th St, Ocala, FL

Large selection of fresh seasonal produce from local growers as well as baked goods, plants, handmade soaps and more; recurs every Thursday. Visit circlesquarecommons.com for more info.

Shawn Manley

Charlie Horse 2426 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL

JR Lewis

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

Ocala Dressage Show

World Equestrian Center 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala, FL

Dressage has historical precedents and was initially used for training military and warhorses. Freestyle tests, set to music, is one of the most popular parts of the sport, akin to […]

Marion County Friday Market

McPherson Government Campus Field 601 SE 25th Ave, Ocala, FL

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