Halloween events and fall festivals are scheduled through the month of October as protocols for the COVID-19 virus lessen across the city of Ocala.
Businesses, non-profits, churches and a slate of other organizations are all planning to host Halloween celebrations and fall festivals at locations that span all the corridors of Ocala.
Here are just a few of the events happening around Ocala:
In northwest Ocala, Fellowship Baptist Church will host a fall festival on Saturday, Oct. 24 starting at 11 a.m. For more information on that event, visit the Ocala Fellowship Baptist Church website.
In southwest Ocala, the Paddock Mall will host a Candy Crawl on Oct. 24 starting at 4 p.m. For more information on that event, visit the Ocala Paddock Mall news and events webpage.
In east Ocala, the Ocala Civic Theatre will host a Twilight Tales event starting Thursday, Oct. 29, and running through Sunday, Nov. 1 each evening at 8 p.m. For more information, visit the Ocala Civic Theatre Twilight Tales event page
In south Ocala, Blessed Trinity Catholic Church will host its third annual “Trunk or Treat” on Saturday, Oct. 31, starting at 11 a.m. For more information, visit the Blessed Trinity Catholic Church website.
Similarly, in southeast Ocala, Magnolia Family Urgent Care will host a trunk or treat event on Halloween evening, starting at 4 p.m. Visit the Magnolia Family Urgent Care website for more information.
In west Ocala, the Ocala Drive-In will host an all-night horror show on Halloween night starting at 7 p.m. The theatre will play five classic horror films including “Dracula vs. Frankenstein.” For more information on that event, visit the Ocala Drive-In website.