Ocala Family Events Calendar

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PLEASE NOTE: Events and programs are subject to last minute cancellations and changes. Before attending, please contact the business or event host to confirm that the event/program is still taking place, and to register or RSVP if required.


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November 18

Family fun events like festivals, carnivals, fairs, family fun days and more.

Events and programs for families with kids with special needs.

Races, walks, 5Ks that kids and families can participate in.

Informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations.

Family friendly shows and concerts.

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18.

Other family-friendly events like mini-photo sessions consignment sales and other events that don't fit into another category.

Sporting events and home games for local sports teams.

One time classes open to kids and families.

Events and pageants where kids or families compete to win a title or prize.

Holiday events with themes focused on specific holidays like Halloween, Christmas, Easter, 4th of July, etc.

Ongoing family programs that occur on an ongoing basis such as every week or every month.

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Super Kids Save the World at Discovery Center

A hands-on exhibit that empowers kids to reduce, reuse, repair, and recycle!

Man Is the Only Animal Who Blushes… Or Needs To: An Evening With Mark Twain featuring Michael Edwards at Ocala Civic Theatre

Celebrated actor Michael Edwards presents a one-man show as one of America’s favorite writers. Join us for the wisecracking wit, ...

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Florida International Teaching Zoo Tours

Our zoo is a complete guided zoo student talk. We introduce the animals to you, explain about their status in ...

Family Campout at Carney Island

Offers an enjoyable outdoor recreation experience for the entire family. Activities include fishing instruction, boating safety, kayaking, camping basics and ...

The Ocala Jockey Club International Three-Day Event

The Ocala Jockey Club will host a spectator and media-focused International 3-Day Event with a family-friendly atmosphere. There will be ...

Man Is the Only Animal Who Blushes… Or Needs To: An Evening With Mark Twain featuring Michael Edwards at Ocala Civic Theatre

Celebrated actor Michael Edwards presents a one-man show as one of America’s favorite writers. Join us for the wisecracking wit, ...

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Florida International Teaching Zoo Tours

Our zoo is a complete guided zoo student talk. We introduce the animals to you, explain about their status in ...

Family Campout at Carney Island

Offers an enjoyable outdoor recreation experience for the entire family. Activities include fishing instruction, boating safety, kayaking, camping basics and ...

Turkey Drive at Mojo's Grill

'Tis the season for giving! Join us in our 2017 Turkey Drive! Stop by at any time and add $20 ...

Story Time Art at Picasso's Palette

Join us for our story time art every Monday. Paint a cute hand print tile ($8) or figurine (price varies) ...

Christmas Angel Tree Project

The Christmas Angel Tree Project serves seniors who are age 60+ and live in the Ocala/Marion County area. Marion Senior ...

Santa at The Paddock Mall

During Santa's brief time away from the North Pole, children can stop by to whisper their wish list, then have ...

Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble

The Marion County Children's Alliance identifies needs, gathers resources and coordinates efforts among children's organizations, parents and caregivers to ensure ...

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Turkey Drive at Mojo's Grill

'Tis the season for giving! Join us in our 2017 Turkey Drive! Stop by at any time and add $20 ...

Super Kids Save the World at Discovery Center

A hands-on exhibit that empowers kids to reduce, reuse, repair, and recycle!

Santa at The Paddock Mall

During Santa's brief time away from the North Pole, children can stop by to whisper their wish list, then have ...

Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble

The Marion County Children's Alliance identifies needs, gathers resources and coordinates efforts among children's organizations, parents and caregivers to ensure ...

Turkey Drive at Mojo's Grill

'Tis the season for giving! Join us in our 2017 Turkey Drive! Stop by at any time and add $20 ...

Kids Wednesday Art Classes at Picasso's Palette

Kids of all ages are welcome to join us to create on Wednesdays! Themes will change weekly. Check our website ...

Super Kids Save the World at Discovery Center

A hands-on exhibit that empowers kids to reduce, reuse, repair, and recycle!

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble

The Marion County Children's Alliance identifies needs, gathers resources and coordinates efforts among children's organizations, parents and caregivers to ensure ...

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Ipanema Brazilian Steakhouse - Thanksgiving Buffet

Let us do the cooking and cleaning for you this Thanksgiving. Serving Dinner all day - Thanksgiving Day Rodizio $41.95 Salad ...

TurkeyTrot at Frank Deluca YMCA

Strong traditions build strong communities and at the Y, that's exactly what we're all about. Our 22nd Annual Turkey Trot ...

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd St. Theresa Social Services and the Elks Lodge on CR25, will host a full Thanksgiving dinner ...

Hilton Ocala - Thanksgiving Buffet

The Hilton Ocala will be celebrating Thanksgiving with a magnificent buffet. Seating times are 11 AM, 1 and 3 PM.

  • 11:00 am
  • Location: Hilton Ocala: 3600 SW 36th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34474
  • Cost: $49.95 for Adults / $44.95 for Adults over 55 / $18.95 for Children 5-12
  • Website: www.hiltonocala.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Super Kids Save the World at Discovery Center

A hands-on exhibit that empowers kids to reduce, reuse, repair, and recycle!

Marion Oaks Recreation Farmers Market

Marion Oaks Recreation Farmers Market Every Friday 9am-1pm. Buy Local Produce, Seafood, Sauces, Bakery, Soups, Goat Products and much more. ...

Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble

The Marion County Children's Alliance identifies needs, gathers resources and coordinates efforts among children's organizations, parents and caregivers to ensure ...

Super Kids Save the World at Discovery Center

A hands-on exhibit that empowers kids to reduce, reuse, repair, and recycle!

Florida International Teaching Zoo Tours

Our zoo is a complete guided zoo student talk. We introduce the animals to you, explain about their status in ...

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Home Depot Kids Workshop - Christmas Tree Ornament

Join our hands-on workshop where you and your child can create a holiday picture frame that doubles as a Christmas ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: The Home Depot: 3300 Sw 35th Terrace Ocala, FL 34474
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.homedepot.com
  • Category: Classes, Free

Florida International Teaching Zoo Tours

Our zoo is a complete guided zoo student talk. We introduce the animals to you, explain about their status in ...

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble

The Marion County Children's Alliance identifies needs, gathers resources and coordinates efforts among children's organizations, parents and caregivers to ensure ...

Family Fun - Breezy Wishes at Painting with a Twist

All ages welcome but we recommend ages 8 and up! Parents are encouraged to let children work by themselves. There ...

Story Time Art at Picasso's Palette

Join us for our story time art every Monday. Paint a cute hand print tile ($8) or figurine (price varies) ...

Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble

The Marion County Children's Alliance identifies needs, gathers resources and coordinates efforts among children's organizations, parents and caregivers to ensure ...

The Villages Tree Lighting Festival - Spanish Springs Town Square

SPANISH SPRINGS TOWN SQUARE® | 4PM - 9PM SCHEDULE The Villages Dixie Land Band | The Gazebo | 4pm The Villages Original Belly ...

Monday Night Casual X-wing at Bearded Browncoat Comics and Games

Every Monday evening is casual X-wing in store. We have several tables ready with mats available to play in store. ...

Sewing for Children at Hobby Lobby

GREAT ENERGETIC SEWING CLASS DEDICATED TO CHILDREN FROM AGES 2ND GRADE THRU 12TH GRADE. PLEASE EMAIL BRAD FOR A COMPLETE LIST ...

Super Kids Save the World at Discovery Center

A hands-on exhibit that empowers kids to reduce, reuse, repair, and recycle!

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble

The Marion County Children's Alliance identifies needs, gathers resources and coordinates efforts among children's organizations, parents and caregivers to ensure ...

Homeschool Tuesdays at Discovery Center

In our Homeschool program we combine science instruction with exploration as well as the chance to collaborate with others to ...

Teenage Tuesdays at Painting with a Twist

Teenage Tuesdays are for painters 12 and up- including adults! ARRIVE 10-15 MINUTES EARLY to get uncorked, smocked & in your ...

Kids Wednesday Art Classes at Picasso's Palette

Kids of all ages are welcome to join us to create on Wednesdays! Themes will change weekly. Check our website ...

Super Kids Save the World at Discovery Center

A hands-on exhibit that empowers kids to reduce, reuse, repair, and recycle!

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble

The Marion County Children's Alliance identifies needs, gathers resources and coordinates efforts among children's organizations, parents and caregivers to ensure ...

Children's Activities Classes at Hobby Lobby

CHILDREN LEARN ALL TYPES OF PAINTING TO WORKING WITH POLYMER CLAY. EACH CLASS GIVES A GREAT BEGINNING FOR EACH CHILD ...

Super Kids Save the World at Discovery Center

A hands-on exhibit that empowers kids to reduce, reuse, repair, and recycle!

Let's Skate Ocala!

A FUN unique winter activity using synthetic “ice.” Come out to our Friday Theme Nights, or reserve the rink for a ...

Holiday Book Drive at Barnes and Noble

The Marion County Children's Alliance identifies needs, gathers resources and coordinates efforts among children's organizations, parents and caregivers to ensure ...

Family Night at Sky Zone Ocala

Get FOUR 90-Minutes Jump Passes, one large 1-topping pizza and pitcher of soda for only $69.99! Make Thursday night Family ...

Parents as Teachers Workshops

Parents as Teachers is a weekly program that promotes optimal early development, learning and health of young children by supporting ...

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