Marion County is excited to celebrate its 175th anniversary in 2019, with a community festival taking place March 30. Organizations that want to participate in telling Marion County’s story in a fun, informative and interactive way are invited to have their own booth at the event.

Those who wish to join in the festivities are asked to fill out a participation form by Dec. 31. Email completed forms to AdministrativeServices@marioncountyfl.org, or drop off in person at Marion County Administration, 601 SE 25th Ave., Ocala.

To download the form and for additional information as planning progresses, please visit www.marioncountyfl.org/marioncounty175.

Organizations and individuals are also encouraged to have celebrations of their own which can be indicated on the participation form. The county will offer promotional assistance with those additional celebrations.