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First Friday Art Walk returns to downtown Ocala on September 2

The First Friday Art Walk will return to downtown Ocala on September 2 with hands-on art activities, live music, and more.

Ocala Symphony Orchestra announces Open Rehearsal dates for upcoming season

The Ocala Symphony Orchestra is bringing back its open rehearsal events for students and their families at the Reilly Arts Center.

Archery workshop sessions returning to Silver Springs Archery Range

The Marion County Parks and Recreation Department is bringing back its Archery Workshop sessions, and registration opens later this month.

Ocala Civic Theatre’s new season opens next month with ‘Hands on a Hardbody’

Ocala Civic Theatre is gearing up for its 2022-2023 season, and tickets are now on sale for its opening musical: Hands on a Hardbody.

Discovery Center’s Date Night series returns next week

The popular Date Night series for local couples is returning to the Discovery Center next week. Date Night provides a unique experience for adults to enjoy light appetizers, drinks, and kid-free play time at the center’s exhibits.

Volunteers needed for 2022 Brick City Carnival

The Marion County Parks and Recreation Department is looking for volunteers to host games, crafts, and their own candy station during the 4th annual Brick City Carnival in October.  

City of Belleview seeking business, craft vendors for this month’s Friday Foodie Fest

The City of Belleview is currently seeking additional business and craft vendors for this month’s Friday Foodie Fest.

Adrenaline Pro Wrestling returns to Silver Springs Shores Community Center this weekend

Adrenaline Pro Wrestling is returning to the Silver Springs Shores Community Center this weekend with an action-packed event featuring a No Disqualification match.

‘Kayak & Koffee’ event heading to Tomoka River Paddling Trail on August 13

The Marion County Parks and Recreation Department’s popular monthly kayaking program is returning on August 13 with a trip down the Tomoka River Paddling Trail, and registration is still open.

Seussical Jr. returning to Ocala Civic Theatre for final show

The Ocala Civic Theatre is bringing back 'Seussical Jr.' for one final performance this weekend.

City of Ocala hosting ‘Programs in the Parks’ educational series

The City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department is beginning its 'Programs in the Parks' educational series this week at Scott Springs Park.

Marion Cultural Alliance now accepting nominations for annual Arts Awards

The Marion Cultural Alliance is now accepting nominations for its annual Arts Awards.

Fort King National Historic Landmark hosting free gardening class on composting

The Fort King National Historic Landmark is hosting another installment of its ‘Classroom in the Garden’ series this weekend which will focus on the basics of DIY composting.

Sister Hazel returning to Reilly Arts Center in November

Sister Hazel, a Billboard chart-topping band that blends folk, classic, and southern rock, is returning to the Reilly Arts Center in November.

‘Art of Aging’ exhibit opens this week at Brick City Center for the Arts

A new exhibit that celebrates aging through art, stories, and education is opening this week at the Brick City Center for the Arts.

Ocala Recreation and Parks Department to host movie night for individuals of all abilities

The Ocala Recreation and Parks Department is hosting a therapeutic ‘Girls and Guys Trip Out’ event in September for individuals of all abilities, and it will include a movie and refreshments.

City of Ocala’s Aquatic Fun Centers implementing end-of-season hours in August

The City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department will be reducing hours of operation at the city’s Aquatic Fun Centers beginning in August.

Fort King National Historic Landmark to close for maintenance on August 1

The park grounds, trail, and fort at the Fort King National Historic Landmark (3925 E Fort King Street) will be closed for maintenance on Monday, August 1, from 8 a.m. to noon.

Ocala Arts Festival returning in October, volunteers needed

The 55th installment of the Ocala Arts Festival is returning to downtown Ocala this fall, and the organization running the event is looking for volunteers.  

Brick City Center for the Arts temporarily closing gallery and shop

The Brick City Center for the Arts is temporarily closing its gallery and shop this week in preparation of the new season.

Classic Albums Live kicking off 2022 season at Reilly Arts Center with The Eagles

The Reilly Art Center’s 2022 season of the Classic Albums Live concert series begins this week with The Eagles' greatest hits.

A Brother’s Revival to perform music from Allman Brothers Band at Reilly Arts Center

A Brother’s Revival is heading to the Reilly Arts Center next month to perform classic songs from the Allman Brothers Band.

City of Ocala seeking vendor to produce, manage annual concert series

The City of Ocala is soliciting quotes for a vendor to provide concert series production and management services for yearly events that will be held throughout the city.

Comedian Jim Breuer heading to Reilly Arts Center

Jim Breuer’s standup comedy tour will be making a stop in Ocala this November.