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September 24 - 30

Mornings with Mommy at Abiding Hope Lutheran Church

Registration required. Mornings with Mommy isn’t preschool, and it isn’t childcare, it’s something different. Mornings with Mommy is a fun ...

Family Story Time at Forest Public Library

A variety of stories, songs, and activities for children and caregivers. Call 352-438-2540 to register. Facial coverings are encouraged at all ...

Annual Art for Animals Celebration

Arts and crafts for the whole family, portraits, dog yoga, live music, food, and so much more!

  • 3:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Ocala Downtown Pavillion 310 SE 3rd St, Ocala, FL
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Champions for Champions Friday Dance

​​Join us at Dance Friday, anything goes dance to your beat from meringue, cha-cha, mambo, boogie or just want to ...

Mayhem Ranch Fall Festival

Pumpkin Patch, corn maze, hay rides, HUGE petting farm, cow train, super slide, fun races, kids zone pumpkin painting and ...

Last Friday Food Truck Party at Ocala Downtown Market

Join us for our monthly Food Truck Friday event held on the last Friday of the month! Bring the entire family! ...

MTG Fridays at The Dragons Hoard

MTG Fridays just doesn't mean Magic but all card games. Pokemon, YuGiOh, Ravenica you name it we play it.

Oktoberfest at World Equestrian Center

Come out to the World Equestrian Center for some German-themed fun in the Grand Plaza! Enjoy food, live music, beer ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala, Florida, 34482
  • Cost: Free General Admission & Parking
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Capoeira Brazilian Martial Arts at Lillian F. Bryant Community Center

Capoeira is a rigorous Brazilian martial art that combines dance with gymnastics. In this class, you will learn the foundation movements ...

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 ...

Music at Circle Square Commons

Enjoy live music and dancing every Friday and Saturday night (weather permitting). Free and open to the public.

Marion County Heart Walk: Pop-Up Event

We are bringing you a one-of-a-kind experience to join together with friends, family and colleagues to get moving and focusing ...

Ocala National Forest Cleanup for National Public Lands Day

Help preserve your public lands by participating in a forest-wide cleanup and restoration project in celebration of National Public Lands ...

  • 9:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Lake George Ranger District: SE 6th St Silver Springs, FL 34488
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other, Free

Carson Springs Wildlife Walk or Ride Saturday Morning Tours

Walk or ride the tour. Great, outdoor fun for the whole family, guided by professional zoologists. Witness big cat feeding ...

Classroom in the Garden at Fort King

Whether you want to learn how to build a garden, protect our pollinators or make some tasty pizza, we have ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Fort King National Historic Landmark and Visitor Center: 3925 E Fort King St, Ocala, Florida 34470
  • Cost: See Description
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Classes

Art Remembers at Appleton Museum of Art

In collaboration with Hospice of Marion County, these special, in-person workshops are for children ages 7-12 and an accompanying adult. Create ...

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 ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Humane Society of Marion County: 701 NW 14th Road, Ocala, Florida 34475
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

NPD Classic Car Show & Craft Beer Fest

Join us downtown for the NPD Classic Car Show & Craft Beer Fest! - 80 Classic Cars on Display - Craft ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Downtown Ocala: SE 1ST Ave Ocala, FL 34471
  • Cost: The Classic Car Show is FREE to the community!
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Sing-A-Long Science at Discovery Center

Combine music, science and art with songs and activities geared to the early learner. Adults will accompany their student for ...

Mayhem Ranch Fall Festival

Pumpkin Patch, corn maze, hay rides, HUGE petting farm, cow train, super slide, fun races, kids zone pumpkin painting and ...

Oktoberfest at World Equestrian Center

Come out to the World Equestrian Center for some German-themed fun in the Grand Plaza! Enjoy food, live music, beer ...

  • 12:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala, Florida, 34482
  • Cost: Free General Admission & Parking
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Saturday Afternoon Off-Road at NewRed Hobbies

Indoor Off-Road Racing. Inside the old warehouse is a world class off-road track made of gumbo clay. The track size is ...

Chestnuthill Arabians Open House

Join us for an exciting day on the farm! A free, fun event held at the beautiful Chestnuthill Arabians. Learn ...

Florida International Teaching Zoo Tours

FITZ is open on Saturday afternoons from 2 to 5 pm. Tours begin at 2, 3 and 4 pm. Our ...

  • 2:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Florida International Teaching Zoo: 7725 FL 48, Bushnell, FL, 33513
  • Cost: Adults 14 and up: $10 donation |Seniors, Veterans and First Responders: $9 donation |Children 5-13: $8 donation |Kids Under 4: Free
  • Website: www.floridazooschool.com
  • Category: Family Fun

STEM Saturdays at Discovery Center

STEAM Saturdays - ages 6+ STEAM Saturdays is an additional educational program that the Discovery Center offers each month on Saturdays. ...

Michaels Kids Club Online

Try our FREE online classes for mini makers! Discover fun and engaging projects the whole family can enjoy! Join us online ...

Teenage Saturdays at Painting with a Twist

Teenage Classes are for painters 12 and up- including adults! No babies or observers allowed. ARRIVE 10-15 MINUTES EARLY to get ...

Sing-A-Long Science at Discovery Center

Combine music, science and art with songs and activities geared to the early learner. Adults will accompany their student for ...

Bonfires for Warriors

Come enjoy the camaraderie food and fun with fellow veterans first responders and their families the last Saturday of every ...

Summer Sunset Polo at Florida Horse Park

Come out and enjoy a polo match at the Florida Horse Park! The perfect place to enjoy a tailgate with ...

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 ...

Kids Among Us Group Paint at Picasso's Palette

Back by popular demand!! Do your kids play Among Us? Ours do, so we've decided to bring these characters to life ...

Music at Circle Square Commons

Enjoy live music and dancing every Friday and Saturday night (weather permitting). Free and open to the public.

Sunday Funday at Wayne's World of Paintball

$10 SUNDAYS FREE Admission, FREE Equipment, $10 Air First come - first served. We only have a limited amount of equipment available, so ...

Learn to Skate and Family Skate at Skate-A-Way South

Learn to Skate 12:15pm - 1pm: Every Sunday for just $7 per lesson! There's no commitment - you can pay ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 2008 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, Florida 34470
  • Cost: See description for rates
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Mayhem Ranch Fall Festival

Pumpkin Patch, corn maze, hay rides, HUGE petting farm, cow train, super slide, fun races, kids zone pumpkin painting and ...

Family Fun Sundays 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 ...

Grace'full Gymnastics Sunday Afternoon Walk-Ins

Graceful Gymnastics is open for walk-ins on Sunday afternoons. 2pm-3pm Backhandspring workshop 3pm-4pm Boys Gymnastics (ages 5-12)

Michaels Sunday Make Break

Join us in store to make a Free Fall craft! Bring your creativity and we will provide the supplies. Oct 03: ...

Oktoberfest at World Equestrian Center

Come out to the World Equestrian Center for some German-themed fun in the Grand Plaza! Enjoy food, live music, beer ...

  • 2:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: 1390 NW 80th Ave, Ocala, Florida, 34482
  • Cost: Free General Admission & Parking
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Teenage Sundays 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 ...

Auditions for ALL TOGETHER NOW at Ocala Civic Theatre

AUDITIONS: Sunday, September 26 at 6 p.m. REHEARSALS: October 1 – November 11 PERFORMANCES: November 12-14 ABOUT THE SHOW: From November 12-15, 2021, ...

Grace'full Gymnastics Homeschool Gym Class

This class covers tumbling drills, bar, beam and floor in a fun but instructional way. It is coached by Travis ...

Homeschool PE and Art Classes

This is for kids ages 9-15 years old. Art & Crafts at 9:30am - 10:30am. We do many fun things with ...

  • 9:30 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: 590 Silver Rd, Ocala, FL 34472
  • Cost: $15 for the first child and $10 for each additional child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Toddling Twos Story Time at Reddick Public Library

Sept. 1-Oct. 27 A variety of stories, songs, and activities for children and caregivers. Call 352-438-2566 to register. Facial coverings are encouraged ...

FUNtasmagoria at Reddick Public Library

FUNtasmagoria! Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. Sept. 1-Oct. 27 Explore the world through stories and activities. It’s FUNtastic! Call 352-438-2566 to register. Facial ...

Games on a Table at Belleview Public Library

Play classic and contemporary tabletop games! Program requires registration. Call 352-438-2500 to register. Facial coverings are encouraged at all in-person programs. Tuesdays, ...

Knights of the Chess Club at Belleview Public Library

Learn and play chess! Program requires registration. Call 352-438-2500 to register. Facial coverings are encouraged at all in-person programs. Tuesdays, 4 p.m. Sept. ...

LEGO® Engineers at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

Can you build your way through the challenges? All programs require registration. Call 352-671-8551 to register. Facial coverings are encouraged at ...

YALLA! at Headquarters-Ocala Public Library

Be a part of the library experience! Earn volunteer hours for service. Call 352-671-8551 to register. Facial coverings are encouraged at ...

Michaels Kids Club Online

Try our FREE online classes for mini makers! Discover fun and engaging projects the whole family can enjoy! Join us online ...

Teenage Tuesdays 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 ...

Family Outdoor Story Time with Freedom Public Library

Stories, songs and activities on the lawn for young children with caregivers. Bring a blanket for sitting, if you would like. All ...

Preschool Adventures at Belleview Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for young children with caregivers. Program requires registration. Call 352-438-2500 to register. Facial coverings ...

Preschool Story Time at Reddick Public Library

Sept. 1-Oct. 27 A variety of stories, songs, and activities for children and caregivers. Call 352-438-2566 to register. Facial coverings are encouraged ...

Family Story Time at Fort McCoy Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for young children with caregivers. All programs require registration. Call 352-438-2560 to register. Facial ...

Shake Your Sillies Out Story Time at Dunnellon Public Library

High energy and great times abound with this perfect remedy for the ‘there’s nothing-to-do’ blues. Program requires registration. Call 352-438-2500 to ...

FUNtasmagoria at Reddick Public Library

FUNtasmagoria! Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. Sept. 1-Oct. 27 Explore the world through stories and activities. It’s FUNtastic! Call 352-438-2566 to register. Facial ...

FUNtasmagoria at Marion Oaks Public Library

FUNtasmagoria Explore the world through stories and activities. It’s FUNtastic! Sept. 8 Cooking Sept. 15 Origami Sept. 22 Drawing Sept. 29 Recycled crafts Oct. 6 Art Oct. ...

FUNtasmagoria! at Forest Public Library

Explore the world through science, stories, and activities! It’s FUNtastic! Call 352-438-2540 to register. Facial coverings are encouraged at all in-person ...

Capoeira Brazilian Martial Arts at Lillian F. Bryant Community Center

Capoeira is a rigorous Brazilian martial art that combines dance with gymnastics. In this class, you will learn the foundation movements ...

Pop UP Preschool Science at Discovery Center

Pop UP preschool Science - ages 1+ You never know what will “PopUP” at Discovery Center! This program features a fun ...

Toddler Time at Belleview Public Library

A variety of stories, songs and activities for young children with caregivers. Program requires registration. Call 352-438-2500 to register. Facial coverings ...

Virtual Parent Educational Workshops

Join the Early Learning Coalition for our parent educational workshops every Thursday. These are free parent support and parent education ...

Halloween Tree Party at Picasso's Palette

Let's get ready for the Spookiest night of the year together with these creepy cute ceramics! Choose from electrifying light ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Picasso's Palette: 106 SW 17th Street, Ocala, FL 34471
  • Cost: $10 and up
  • Website: picassospalette.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Thursday Night Thunder at NewRed Hobbies

Indoor Off-Road Racing every Thursday at 7pm. Inside the old warehouse is a world class off-road track made of gumbo ...

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