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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August 7

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.

Tours & informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations.

Family friendly shows and concerts.

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Auditions and casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18; and tryouts for all kinds of kids teams.

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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Sensory Sensitive Sundays at Chuck E Cheese

Chuck E. Cheese is proud to support families who have children with autism and other special needs. Our Sensory events ...

Walk-On Days at Wayne's World of Paintball

Wayne's World of Paintball will be open Saturdays and Sundays for Walk-On Paintball Games. Minimum age on the field - ...

Fresh Vision Foundation Back to School Bash

Fresh Vision Foundation is proud to partner with several impactful Non-Profits and organizations to help out people in need in ...

Back 2 School Giveaway and Field Day at Greater New Hope Church

Backpacks and supplies giveaway until we run out.

Kid's Starry Night 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 ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Homeschool P.E. Sessions at Crossfit 1088

The Pipeline Homeschool Program is designed to help families develop healthy exercise habits while also meeting any physical education requirements ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
  • Location: 3270 Se 58th Ave #1 Ocala, FL 34480
  • Cost: $12 per person or $10 for 3+ groups
  • Website: crossfit1088.com
  • Category: Classes

Regal Summer Movie Express

See website for times. Bring the family to the nearest Regal theatre for our 2022 Summer Movie Express series! Summer ...

Homeschool 101

Interested in homeschooling, but not sure how to get started? Connect with other homeschoolers and hear from homeschool expert Vicki ...

  • 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Headquarters-Ocala Public Library-2720 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Category: Informational & Tours, Free

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Regal Summer Movie Express

See website for times. Bring the family to the nearest Regal theatre for our 2022 Summer Movie Express series! Summer ...

Kid's Open Studio at Painting with a Twist

Did you miss your favorite painting, or have you seen one on another PWAT Calendar? YOU get to paint whatever ...

Play DJ Bingo at The Anchor

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Thursday night starting at 7pm at The Anchor in Summerfield. It is free ...

TOT Time at Silver Springs Shores Community Center

This is a free event for parents or guardians to bring children from birth to age four. During this time ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

YALLA! at Freedom Public Library

Be a part of your library and make the library experience a better one for all! Connect with other teens ...

Forest Jam at Forest Community Center

All ages. Musicians of all levels are welcome to join in each Thursday for an evening of strumming, drumming and ...

Play DJ Bingo at Charlie Horse

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Tuesday and Thursday night from 6:30pm-8:30pm at Charlie Horse in Ocala. It is ...

Library Closed Days and Holidays

Headquarters-Ocala, Forest and Marion Oaks public libraries will be closed on Friday, Aug. 12 for maintenance. Open hours will resume ...

Library Closed Days and Holidays

Training/Maintenance Day Friday, Aug. 12 Headquarters-Ocala, Forest and Marion Oaks Library System locations closed.

Tyke Hike at Fort King National Historic Landmark and Visitor Center

Explore and learn about nature with a small hike around Fort King while making new friends.

Programs in the Parks - Tremendous Parks

Our Programs in the Parks series is every Friday. From Animal Tracks to Bats Night Flight, there is something for ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

National Bowling Day

Become an MVB Rewards Member and celebrate National Bowling Day ALL WEEKEND LONG from Friday, August 13 to Sunday, August ...

Harbison Farm Old Florida Cracker Craft Show & Food Festival

We are having at the farm every 2nd weekend of each month Saturdays & Sunday rain or shine Florida’s Community ...

Walk-On Days at Wayne's World of Paintball

Wayne's World of Paintball will be open Saturdays and Sundays for Walk-On Paintball Games. Minimum age on the field - ...

Ocala Learn to Skate

Roller skating is great fun! It promotes fitness and strengthens gross motor skills, so come join us for our fun ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Skate Mania: 5461 SE Maricamp Rd., Ocala, FL 34480
  • Cost: $5 (includes skate rental)
  • Website: learntoskateocala.com
  • Category: Classes

Comic Fest at the Paddock Mail

We are back! This time in August at the Mall and looking to to supply all your needs with comics, ...

National Bowling Day

Become an MVB Rewards Member and celebrate National Bowling Day ALL WEEKEND LONG from Friday, August 13 to Sunday, August ...

Harbison Farm Old Florida Cracker Craft Show & Food Festival

We are having at the farm every 2nd weekend of each month Saturdays & Sunday rain or shine Florida’s Community ...

Walk-On Days at Wayne's World of Paintball

Wayne's World of Paintball will be open Saturdays and Sundays for Walk-On Paintball Games. Minimum age on the field - ...

Family Fun Classes 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 ...

Michaels Sunday Makebreak Rainbow Yarn Pull

Please visit our website to see what the weekly craft will be. Join us in store for a fun makebreak! We ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Homeschool P.E. Sessions at Crossfit 1088

The Pipeline Homeschool Program is designed to help families develop healthy exercise habits while also meeting any physical education requirements ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
  • Location: 3270 Se 58th Ave #1 Ocala, FL 34480
  • Cost: $12 per person or $10 for 3+ groups
  • Website: crossfit1088.com
  • Category: Classes

Homeschool Art Tuesdays at Picasso's Palette

Homeschool Moms asked and we listened! We are offering Homeschool Art Tuesdays! Each week we will offer a different medium ranging ...

Storytime with Mayor Dobkowski at Belleview Community Center

Join us at the Belleview Community Center for a bi-weekly storytime. Storytime takes place on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Play DJ Bingo at The Anchor

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Thursday night starting at 7pm at The Anchor in Summerfield. It is free ...

TOT Time at Silver Springs Shores Community Center

This is a free event for parents or guardians to bring children from birth to age four. During this time ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

YALLA! at Forest Public Library

Be a part of your library and make the library experience a better one for all! Connect with other teens ...

Forest Jam at Forest Community Center

All ages. Musicians of all levels are welcome to join in each Thursday for an evening of strumming, drumming and ...

Tyke Hike at Fort King National Historic Landmark and Visitor Center

Explore and learn about nature with a small hike around Fort King while making new friends.

Programs in the Parks - Learn About Pollinators

Our Programs in the Parks series is every Friday. From Animal Tracks to Bats Night Flight, there is something for ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

MCBW Babywearing Meetup

Join us at our Ocala Downtown Market meeting location every third Friday at 10:30 a.m. for our monthly babywearing meeting. ...

Fun Friday at Forest Community Center

Parents and guardians, take the evening off and let us take care of the kids! They will enjoy social time, ...

Lowes Kids' Workshops

Our workshops are back and better than ever — now featuring in-store events, livestreams and on-demand content, all free for ...

Walk-On Days at Wayne's World of Paintball

Wayne's World of Paintball will be open Saturdays and Sundays for Walk-On Paintball Games. Minimum age on the field - ...

Ocala Learn to Skate

Roller skating is great fun! It promotes fitness and strengthens gross motor skills, so come join us for our fun ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Skate Mania: 5461 SE Maricamp Rd., Ocala, FL 34480
  • Cost: $5 (includes skate rental)
  • Website: learntoskateocala.com
  • Category: Classes

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Sing-A-Long Science at Discovery Center

Sing a Long Science - ages 2 to 4 Class Meets: Saturdays 11:30am – 12:00pm or 3:30pm-4:00pm Combine music, science and art ...

Walk-On Days at Wayne's World of Paintball

Wayne's World of Paintball will be open Saturdays and Sundays for Walk-On Paintball Games. Minimum age on the field - ...

Michaels Sunday Makebreak Mandala Painted Rocks

Please visit our website to see what the weekly craft will be. Join us in store for a fun makebreak! We ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Homeschool P.E. Sessions at Crossfit 1088

The Pipeline Homeschool Program is designed to help families develop healthy exercise habits while also meeting any physical education requirements ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
  • Location: 3270 Se 58th Ave #1 Ocala, FL 34480
  • Cost: $12 per person or $10 for 3+ groups
  • Website: crossfit1088.com
  • Category: Classes

Homeschool Art Tuesdays at Picasso's Palette

Homeschool Moms asked and we listened! We are offering Homeschool Art Tuesdays! Each week we will offer a different medium ranging ...

YALLA! at Headquarters-Ocala

Be a part of your library and make the library experience a better one for all! Connect with other teens ...

Play DJ Bingo at Eaton's Beach Ocala

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Thursday night from 6pm-8pm. It is free to play, family-friendly and open to ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Play DJ Bingo at The Anchor

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Thursday night starting at 7pm at The Anchor in Summerfield. It is free ...

TOT Time at Silver Springs Shores Community Center

This is a free event for parents or guardians to bring children from birth to age four. During this time ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Forest Jam at Forest Community Center

All ages. Musicians of all levels are welcome to join in each Thursday for an evening of strumming, drumming and ...

Play DJ Bingo at Charlie Horse

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Tuesday and Thursday night from 6:30pm-8:30pm at Charlie Horse in Ocala. It is ...

Play DJ Bingo at The Anchor

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Thursday night starting at 7pm at The Anchor in Summerfield. It is free ...

Tyke Hike at Fort King National Historic Landmark and Visitor Center

Explore and learn about nature with a small hike around Fort King while making new friends.

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Friday Foodie Fest at Lake Lillian, Belleview

Foodie Fest will be held every fourth Friday of the month. Come out and enjoy a variety of food trucks ...

Fiesta Latina at The Market

Come join us for this Fiesta Latina at The Market. This market is FREE! We will enjoy great food, music, ...

GLOW at Sky Zone Ocala

We're different after dark. Lasers, music and blacklight transform the whole park into a crazy jumping dance club. Flips are ...

Programs in Parks - Fishing for Beginners

Our Programs in the Parks series is back! From Animal Tracks to Bats Night Flight, there is something for everyone ...

Walk-On Days at Wayne's World of Paintball

Wayne's World of Paintball will be open Saturdays and Sundays for Walk-On Paintball Games. Minimum age on the field - ...

Ocala Learn to Skate

Roller skating is great fun! It promotes fitness and strengthens gross motor skills, so come join us for our fun ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Skate Mania: 5461 SE Maricamp Rd., Ocala, FL 34480
  • Cost: $5 (includes skate rental)
  • Website: learntoskateocala.com
  • Category: Classes

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Doggone Good Reading Program with the Humane Society

Doggone good reading is every 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 11-12 at the Humane Society of Marion ...

Walk-On Days at Wayne's World of Paintball

Wayne's World of Paintball will be open Saturdays and Sundays for Walk-On Paintball Games. Minimum age on the field - ...

Disney Sorcerer's Arena Demo Day at Bearded Browncoat Comics & Games

The popular mobile game "Disney's Sorcerers Arena" has recently had a board game release that's based off the mobile game. ...

Michaels Sunday Makebreak Watercolor Bookmark

Please visit our website to see what the weekly craft will be. Join us in store for a fun makebreak! We ...

Paint Pour Family Fun Classes 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 ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Homeschool P.E. Sessions at Crossfit 1088

The Pipeline Homeschool Program is designed to help families develop healthy exercise habits while also meeting any physical education requirements ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
  • Location: 3270 Se 58th Ave #1 Ocala, FL 34480
  • Cost: $12 per person or $10 for 3+ groups
  • Website: crossfit1088.com
  • Category: Classes

Homeschool Art Tuesdays at Picasso's Palette

Homeschool Moms asked and we listened! We are offering Homeschool Art Tuesdays! Each week we will offer a different medium ranging ...

Teen Glow Night Unfortunate Soul at Painting with a Twist

Teenage Classes are for painters 13 and up- including adults! No babies or observers allowed. ARRIVE 10-15 MINUTES EARLY to get ...

Play DJ Bingo at Eaton's Beach Ocala

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Thursday night from 6pm-8pm. It is free to play, family-friendly and open to ...

Finders Keepers at Marion County Public Libraries

There’s treasure hidden at each library location. Find one of our geocaches and take some treasures with you! View the ...

Woofstock Party at the Ocala Downtown Market

Join us for our next Holiday Market at the Ocala Downtown Market on Wednesday, August 31st, 2022! Wear your tie dye ...

Play DJ Bingo at Eaton's Beach Ocala

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Thursday night from 6pm-8pm. It is free to play, family-friendly and open to ...

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