Ocala Family Events Calendar

The Fun 4 Ocala Kids Calendar is the most comprehensive online family calendar in the Ocala area. Please let us know if you are aware of an event that is not listed! Listings are FREE! Submit an Event

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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Toddler Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

BEAR Time! at the Forest Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories!

Designer Donuts! at Belleview Public Library

Create your own snacks with the master donuteers from Topping Town Donuts. Program for teens and tweens.

Preschool Story Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

FUNtasmagoria at Reddick Public Library

Explore the world with stories and fun-filled activities. Program for families.

FUNtasmagoria! at Fort McCoy Public Library

Explore the world with stories and fun-filled activities.

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Fort McCoy Public Library, 14660 NE Highway 315, Fort McCoy
  • Category: Free

FUNtasmagoria at Forest Public Library

"Give Me Some Space!" Explore the world without leaving the library. Program for families.

Knotty Knitters at Belleview Public Library

Learn to knit or crochet. Program for families.

MANGAlicious Teen Club! at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

Watch favorite anime and manga titles on the big screen while enjoying Japanese snacks.

Parents as Teachers Workshops

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

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Marion County Public Library, Headquarters: 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.elc-marion.org
  • Category: Free

Art Before Your Eyes at Belleview Public Library

Join the artists from Gallery East. Program for families.

Family Story Time at the Forest Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children and caregivers.

Preschool Adventures at Dunnellon Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 and caregivers.

PAWSitive Fun With Terra the Therapy Dog

Listen to great stories and then read to Terra, our canine listener.

Friday Matinee at Dunnellon Public Library

Movies for adults and teens. Anyone younger than age 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Call the library for ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Saturday Storytime at Barnes and Noble

Join us for our weekly story time with activities to follow.

Youth Living the Dream at Howard Academy Community Center

Come out and join the community for this wonderful King celebration. The afternoon will be filled with performances, food, games ...

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Howard Academy Community Center: 306 NW 7th Ave, Ocala, Florida 34475
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Saturday Matinee at Forest Public Library

A movie for the whole family! Anyone younger than age 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Call the library ...

Happy Magical Holiday With Paul Hallas

Ring in the New Year with the bedazzling, magical artistry of magician Paul Hallas.

Ocala Cars & Coffee Monthly Meet

Open to all forms of automotive & motorcycle enthusiasts! From classics to exotics and everything in between, this is a ...

  • 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 3711 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34474
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Monday Makers at Belleview Public Library

"Makey Makey!" Get creative! Program for teens and tweens.

Preschool Story Time at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 and caregivers.

  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Toddler Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

BEAR Time! at the Forest Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories!

BEAR Time! at Belleview Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories!

Bedtime Stories at Forest Public Library

Don your jammies and snuggle up!

Preschool Adventures at Freedom Public Library

Stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 with caregivers.

Preschool Story Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

Preschool Adventures at Belleview Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 with caregivers.

Toddling Twos Story Time at Dunnellon Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 and caregivers.

Toddler Time at Freedom Public Library

Stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 with caregivers.

Bouncing Babies Story Time at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-23 months and caregivers.

  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Toddler Time at Belleview Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 with caregivers.

Kids Code! at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

Learn computer programming through games. Ages 7-12. Call 352-671-8551 to register (required).

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

FUNtasmagoria! at Marion Oaks Public Library

Explore the world with stories and fun-filled activities!

YALLA FREE! at Freedom Public Library

Be a part of the library experience. Teens, earn volunteer hours for service.

Family Story Time at the Forest Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children and caregivers.

Preschool Adventures at Dunnellon Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 and caregivers.

PAWSitive Fun With Terra the Therapy Dog

Listen to great stories and then read to Terra, our canine listener.

Friday Matinee at Dunnellon Public Library

Movies for adults and teens. Anyone younger than age 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Call the library for ...

Bully Prevention & Stranger Danger Workshop

Free Bully Prevention & Stranger Danger Workshop sponsored by Empowered ATA Family Martial Arts Academy!

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: 20372 E. Pennsylvania Ave. Dunnellon, FL 34432
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Audubon Bird Hike at Fort King

Come discover native birds at this free, morning nature hike presented by the Marion County Audubon Society.

  • 8:00 am - 9:00 am
  • Location: Fort King National Historic Landmark and Visitor Center: 3925 E Fort King St, Ocala, Florida 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Saturday Storytime at Barnes and Noble

Join us for our weekly story time with activities to follow.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration - Wreath Ceremony

Laying of the wreath to honor the Dr Martin Luther King, Jr at the MLK Park on SW Martin Luther ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: 500 SW Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Ocala, FL
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

MAKEbreak Slime at Michaels

Come in for a fun filled Slime event - all supplies provided including pre-made slime. Please call store to check for ...

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels: 2701 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: classes.michaels.com
  • Category: Free

BWI of Ocala Saturday Meeting at Marion County Headquarters Library

Join us for our Saturday Babywearing International of Ocala meeting at the Marion County Headquarters Library at 2720 E Silver ...

  • 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Marion County Headquarters Library: 2720 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: bwiofocala.wixsite.com
  • Category: Free

MLK Ecumenical Services at Covenant Missionary Baptist Church

Praise and Worship Service will be held at Covenant Missionary Baptist Church.

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Covenant Missionary Baptist Church: 606 SW Broadway St, Ocala, FL 34475
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Annual Martin Luther King Jr. March

Groups and organizations from all over the county come to participate in the MLK March. Starting from Downtown Ocala. Transportation ...

MLK Day in the Park at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Complex

The day will be filled with performing artist, dancers, speeches, multiple vendors, and lots of food. If you'd like to ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Complex: 1510 NW 4th Street, Ocala, FL 34475
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Preschool Story Time at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 and caregivers.

  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Toddler Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

BEAR Time! at the Forest Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories!

BEAR Time! at Belleview Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories.

Escape Room: Superheroes at Belleview Public Library

The evil Dr. Ghastly locked all the greatest superheroes inside a super-secret hideout and plans to take over the world. ...

Preschool Adventures at Freedom Public Library

Stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 with caregivers.

Preschool Story Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

Preschool Adventures at Belleview Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 with caregivers.

Toddling Twos Story Time at Dunnellon Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 and caregivers.

Toddler Time at Freedom Public Library

Stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 with caregivers.

Bouncing Babies Story Time at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-23 months and caregivers.

  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Toddler Time at Belleview Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 with caregivers.

Kids Code! at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

Learn computer programming through games. Ages 7-12. Call 352-671-8551 to register (required).

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

FUNtasmagoria! at Marion Oaks Public Library

Explore the world with stories and fun-filled activities!

Tech Zone at Forest Public Library

Explore technology with hands-on activities. Program for teens and tweens.

Family Story Time at the Forest Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children and caregivers.

Preschool Adventures at Dunnellon Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 and caregivers.

PAWSitive Fun With Terra the Therapy Dog

Listen to great stories and then read to Terra, our canine listener.

Friday Matinee at Dunnellon Public Library

Movies for adults and teens. Anyone younger than age 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Call the library for ...

Updated Location—Freedom Dental Clinic

Due to overwhelming volunteer response, the FreeDom Dental Clinic that was previously scheduled to take place at the Fort McCoy ...

Preschool Expo at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

The Preschool Expo will give local preschools, family-friendly businesses and non-profits the opportunity to share information about their programs to ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Saturday Storytime at Barnes and Noble

Join us for our weekly story time with activities to follow.

Creative Classes Open House at Michaels

Learn about upcoming classes and events, meet our talented instructors, and take advantage of a special deal. 50% off all ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels: 2701 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: classes.michaels.com
  • Category: Free

Structure Junction Club at Belleview Public Library

Start building! Program for families.

BEAR Time! at Freedom Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories!

Preschool Story Time at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 and caregivers.

  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Toddler Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

Tuesday Movie Matinee at Belleview Public Library

Movies for teens and adults. Anyone younger than age 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Call the library for ...

Marion County's World's Greatest Baby Shower at Medical Health Center

Expecting or having a baby under the age of 1 year old? Come to our community Baby Shower! Fathers are ...

  • 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Medical Health Center: 1714 SW 17th St, Ocala, Florida 34471
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

BEAR Time! at Belleview Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories.

Preschool Adventures at Freedom Public Library

Stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 with caregivers.

Preschool Story Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

Preschool Adventures at Belleview Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 with caregivers.

Toddling Twos Story Time at Dunnellon Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 and caregivers.

Toddler Time at Freedom Public Library

Stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 with caregivers.

Bouncing Babies Story Time at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-23 months and caregivers.

  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Toddler Time at Belleview Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 with caregivers.

Kids Code! at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

Learn computer programming through games. Ages 7-12. Call 352-671-8551 to register (required).

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

FUNtasmagoria! at Marion Oaks Public Library

Explore the world with stories and fun-filled activities!

Parents as Teachers Workshops

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

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Marion County Public Library, Headquarters: 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.elc-marion.org
  • Category: Free

After Dark In the Park Movie Series

All movies are free! Please bring your own lawn chairs and blankets. Popcorn and drinks will be available. Please visit website ...

Family Story Time at the Forest Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children and caregivers.

Preschool Adventures at Dunnellon Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 and caregivers.

PAWSitive Fun With Terra the Therapy Dog

Listen to great stories and then read to Terra, our canine listener.

Friday Matinee at Dunnellon Public Library

Movies for adults and teens. Anyone younger than age 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Call the library for ...

OaSN Weekend Support Meeting

Join us for our weekend support meeting! Childcare offered WITH RSVP by the Tuesday before the meeting occurs. Please RSVP ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
  • Location: Outreach Autism Services Network-OASN: 7634 SW 60th Avenue, Ocala, Florida 34476
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Saturday Storytime at Barnes and Noble

Join us for our weekly story time with activities to follow.

Drive-In Movie at Dunnellon Public Library

Make a cardboard car, climb in and watch the movie. Program for families. Call the library for movie title.

FABLAB at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

"Make Your Own Comics!" Experiment creatively. Supplies provided. Program for teens.

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Youth Event: Silver Ring Thing at First Assembly of God

Silver Ring Thing is a radical response to culture’s view of love and relationships. Through community-wide outreach events and resources, ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: First Assembly of God: 1827 NE14th Street, Fl, 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

BEAR Time! at Freedom Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories!

Preschool Story Time at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 and caregivers.

  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: library.marioncountyfl.org
  • Category: Free

Toddler Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

Tuesday Movie Matinee at Belleview Public Library

Movies for teens and adults. Anyone younger than age 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Call the library for ...

BEAR Time! at the Forest Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories!

BEAR Time! at Belleview Public Library

Be excited about reading and hear great stories.

Preschool Adventures at Freedom Public Library

Stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 with caregivers.

Preschool Story Time at Reddick Public Library

A variety of stories and songs for young children with caregivers.

Preschool Adventures at Belleview Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for children aged 3-5 with caregivers.

Toddling Twos Story Time at Dunnellon Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 and caregivers.

Toddler Time at Freedom Public Library

Stories, songs and activities for infants-age 2 with caregivers.

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