Ocala Family Events Calendar

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Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

DJ Bingo at Charlie Horse

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

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Charlie Horse Restaurant & Lounge: 2426 East Silver Springs Boulevard Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Polar Express at the Park - Registration Full

Ring in the holidays with a magical reading of Chris Van Allsburg’s “Polar Express” presented under the night sky. Bring ...

  • 6:00 pm
  • Location: Jenkins Open Air Theatre in Tuscawilla Park: 500 NE 9th Street, Ocala, FL, 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Coloring Club at the Forest Public Library

Relieve your stress, chill out, socialize and be creative while letting your inner artist color inside (and outside!) the lines. ...

MCPLS Animal Crossing

Join staff every Thursday between 3-5 p.m., to visit the library island virtually in Animal Crossing. Teens ages 13-18 are ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Santa on the Square

Take a picture with Santa in Downtown Ocala! On Tuesday and Thursday evenings in December 3-7, socially distanced photos will ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Ocala Downtown Square
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

DJ Bingo at The Beach Ocala

Come play DJ Bingo with us every Thursday night from 7pm-9pm at The Beach Ocala in Northwest Ocala. It is ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: The Beach Ocala: 13201 W Highway 326, Ocala, Florida 34482
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

North Florida Annual Pond Lighting

Join us for North Florida Regional Medical Center's 2020 Pond Lighting! The event will be on Facebook live and we'll share ...

Symphony Under the Lights - CANCELLED

The Ocala Symphony Orchestra will perform holiday pieces on the Jenkins Open Air Theatre next to the Reilly Arts Center ...

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Reilly Arts Center: 500 NE Ninth Street Ocala, Florida 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

Light Up Marion Oaks

Christmas Celebration! Santa & Mrs. Claus will be turning on the lights.

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: 294 Marion Oaks Ln, Ocala, Florida
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

After Dark in the Park: Holiday Movie Series

Movies are free to attend! Attendees should bring their own chairs or blankets. Free hot coca will be available on ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: See description for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

That's Flamazing Winter Shopping Event

Multiple Vendors will gather in our large parking lot selling a variety of wares. If you haven't been to our ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 640 NW 27th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34475
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Sensory Sensitive Christmas Party - OASN

OASN is excited to offer our 10th Annual Sensory Sensitive Holiday Celebration, this year at Sholom Park! There is no ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Sholom Park: 7110 SW 80th Avenue, Ocala, Florida 34476
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.jotform.com
  • Category: Free

Saturday Storytime at Barnes and Noble

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

Grand Opening - The Truck Barn

JOIN US DEC 5th from 12pm - 5pm FOR OUR SPECIAL GRAND OPENING EVENT! FREE OF CHARGE!! Live Music, Food Trucks, ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 4325 West Highway 40 Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Art Series with Outreach Autism Services Network-OASN

DATES: Mondays (remaining sessions December 7 and 14, 2020) TIME: 3pm-4pm AGES: 4-22nd birthday (ABA providers welcome to attend with child/young adult) LOCATION: ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 7634 SW 60th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34476
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.jotform.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Drive-Thru Community Dinners at St. Mark's UMC

Dinner is on us! Need some time out of the house? Hungry? Come join us for a free drive-thru meal ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: St. Mark's United Methodist Church 1839 NE 8th RD Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.stmarksocala.org
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Santa's Calling

Just a reminder that that Ocala Recreation and Parks has partnered with the North Pole to directly connect Ocala's good ...

Santa on the Square

Take a picture with Santa in Downtown Ocala! On Tuesday and Thursday evenings in December 3-7, socially distanced photos will ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Ocala Downtown Square
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

DJ Bingo at Charlie Horse

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

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Charlie Horse Restaurant & Lounge: 2426 East Silver Springs Boulevard Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Santa's Calling

Just a reminder that that Ocala Recreation and Parks has partnered with the North Pole to directly connect Ocala's good ...

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

MCPLS Animal Crossing

Join staff every Thursday between 3-5 p.m., to visit the library island virtually in Animal Crossing. Teens ages 13-18 are ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

YALLA Oaks! at Marion Oaks Public Library

Be a part of the library experience. Teens, earn volunteer service hours. All programs require pre-registration. Call 352-438-2570 to register.

Santa on the Square

Take a picture with Santa in Downtown Ocala! On Tuesday and Thursday evenings in December 3-7, socially distanced photos will ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Ocala Downtown Square
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Foster Parent Orientation with Camelot Community Care

Learn about becoming a Therapeutic Foster Parent and a change a life forever! When: 2nd Friday of the month (ongoing) at ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

After Dark in the Park: Holiday Movie Series

Movies are free to attend! Attendees should bring their own chairs or blankets. Free hot coca will be available on ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: See description for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Tours at Kindred Spirits Sanctuary

Tours last about ninety minutes and take place rain or shine. These events are free of charge and RSVP is ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Kindred Spirits Sanctuary: 12606 N US HWY 27, Ocala, Florida 34482
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.kssfl.org
  • Category: Free

Customer Appreciation Celebration

Bounce house, free food, live music, free edges and half off haircuts for kids!

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 9335 Se Maricamp Rd. Ocala, FL 34472
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Countdown to Christmas Craft & Vendor Fair at Cottom Farm's Christmas Village

Free to attend! Pictures with Santa 12-2pm (Free!) Train Rides - $2 per ticket Food available for purchase Half-Price House tours during the event! Vendors... ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Cottom Farm: 4650 Marion County Rd, Weirsdale, Florida 32195
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

JCPenney Grab and Go Kids Zone Craft

Join us on the Second Saturday of every month, free pick up craft activity and more!

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Paddock Mall, Ocala, FL
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.jcpenney.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Menorah Lighting

Gather at the downtown square for the annual grand Chanukah Menorah Lighting in Ocala! Rabbi Yossi Hecht will lead the ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Downtown Square, Ocala, Florida
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ourchabad.org
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Family Violence Prevention Workgroup with Marion County Children's Alliance

Monthly meeting of the Family Violence Prevention Work Group. Meetings are held the second Monday of each month at the ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 692 NW 30th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34475
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Art Series with Outreach Autism Services Network-OASN

DATES: Mondays (remaining sessions December 7 and 14, 2020) TIME: 3pm-4pm AGES: 4-22nd birthday (ABA providers welcome to attend with child/young adult) LOCATION: ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 7634 SW 60th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34476
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.jotform.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Drive-Thru Community Dinners at St. Mark's UMC

Dinner is on us! Need some time out of the house? Hungry? Come join us for a free drive-thru meal ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: St. Mark's United Methodist Church 1839 NE 8th RD Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.stmarksocala.org
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

MANGAlicious Teen Club at Marion Oaks Public Library

Anime and manga fans, unite! All programs require pre-registration. Call 352-438-2570 to register.

Santa on the Square

Take a picture with Santa in Downtown Ocala! On Tuesday and Thursday evenings in December 3-7, socially distanced photos will ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Ocala Downtown Square
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

DJ Bingo at Charlie Horse

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

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Charlie Horse Restaurant & Lounge: 2426 East Silver Springs Boulevard Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Santa Paws at Citizen's Circle

Whether your four-legged fur baby has been naughty or nice, Santa would still love a picture with them! Join us ...

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: 310 SE 3rd St, Ocala, Florida, 34471
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

MCPLS Animal Crossing

Join staff every Thursday between 3-5 p.m., to visit the library island virtually in Animal Crossing. Teens ages 13-18 are ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

YALLA East at the Forest Public Library

Join Young Adults Leading Library Awareness (YALLA) for our monthly meetings and be part of the library experience. Teens, earn ...

  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Forest Public Library, 905 S. Highway 314A, Ocklawaha
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: http
  • Category: Free

Santa on the Square

Take a picture with Santa in Downtown Ocala! On Tuesday and Thursday evenings in December 3-7, socially distanced photos will ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Ocala Downtown Square
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

After Dark in the Park: Holiday Movie Series

Movies are free to attend! Attendees should bring their own chairs or blankets. Free hot coca will be available on ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: See description for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ocalafl.org
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Food Ministry at Fellowship Baptist Church

We distribute food to families in need through our Food Pantry on the 3rd Saturday of each month. This ministry ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 10500 N. Hwy 27, Ocala, FL
  • 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.

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Drive Thru Living Nativity at Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church

Come one, come all to our FREE 25th annual Living Nativity Pageant! The largest of its kind in all of ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 151 SW 87th Place, Ocala, FL 34476
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: gspcocala.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks

We are proud to announce our first Virtual Books, Balls, and Blocks Screening Event for children ages 6 weeks through ...

Christmas Candlelight Service at Family Life Church

Celebrate the birth of Jesus with your family in this inspiring, kid-friendly candlelight service! Service will last about 1 hour ...

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Family Life Church: 4325 SW 95th St, Ocala, Florida 34476
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Family Movie Night at Family Life Church

Enjoy your favorite elf movie with your family! We will be moving all the chairs to the side and tape ...

  • 6:00 pm
  • Location: Family Life Church: 4325 SW 95th St, Ocala, Florida 34476
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Drive Thru Living Nativity at Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church

Come one, come all to our FREE 25th annual Living Nativity Pageant! The largest of its kind in all of ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 151 SW 87th Place, Ocala, FL 34476
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: gspcocala.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Drive-Thru Community Dinners at St. Mark's UMC

Dinner is on us! Need some time out of the house? Hungry? Come join us for a free drive-thru meal ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: St. Mark's United Methodist Church 1839 NE 8th RD Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.stmarksocala.org
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Virtual Story Time with Santa & Mrs. Claus

By popular demand, Santa and Mrs. Claus are joining us for a second story time! This free, online event will ...

DJ Bingo at Charlie Horse

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

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Charlie Horse Restaurant & Lounge: 2426 East Silver Springs Boulevard Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church Christmas Eve Candlelight Services

All are invited to our Christmas Eve Candlelight Services on December 24th, at 3pm and 5pm. We will celebrate the King ...

  • 3:00 pm
  • Location: 151 SW 87th Place, Ocala, FL 34476
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club Merry Making

Join us in FREE online classes each day for fun holiday crafts designed for your mini makers (ages 3 and ...

Christmas Eve at Central Christian Church

This holiday season, we invite you and your family to a Christmas Eve experience full of fantastic music, memorable moments, ...

  • 4:30 pm
  • Location: Central Christian Church: 3010 NE 14th St, Ocala, Florida 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Christ Community Church Christmas Eve Family Service

Join us for a heartwarming Christmas Eve service on Thursday, December 24, at 5:30 PM. We will sing Christmas Hymns, have ...

  • 5:30 pm
  • Location: 37 Dogwood Rd Ocala, Florida 34472
  • 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.

Canine Extreme at World Equestrian Center

Times: 12pm & 2pm. Location: Hotel Arena Canine Extreme is a family owned and operated business located in Morriston, Fl. Lead ...

  • 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1390 NW 80th Avenue Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Admission and parking are free and all are welcome, no tickets necessary.
  • Website: worldequestriancenter.com
  • Category: Free

Sylvia Zerbini’s Grande Liberte Performance at World Equestrian Center

Times: 5pm & 6:15pm. Location: Hotel Arena Sylvia brings 12 Arabian and Andalusian stallions and geldings to World Equestrian Center — ...

  • 5:00 pm
  • Location: 1390 NW 80th Avenue Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Admission and parking are free and all are welcome, no tickets necessary.
  • Website: worldequestriancenter.com
  • Category: Free

Canine Extreme at World Equestrian Center

Times: 12pm & 2pm. Location: Hotel Arena Canine Extreme is a family owned and operated business located in Morriston, Fl. Lead ...

  • 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1390 NW 80th Avenue Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Admission and parking are free and all are welcome, no tickets necessary.
  • Website: worldequestriancenter.com
  • Category: Free

Sylvia Zerbini’s Grande Liberte Performance at World Equestrian Center

Times: 5pm & 6:15pm. Location: Hotel Arena Sylvia brings 12 Arabian and Andalusian stallions and geldings to World Equestrian Center — ...

  • 5:00 pm
  • Location: 1390 NW 80th Avenue Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Admission and parking are free and all are welcome, no tickets necessary.
  • Website: worldequestriancenter.com
  • Category: Free

Drive-Thru Community Dinners at St. Mark's UMC

Dinner is on us! Need some time out of the house? Hungry? Come join us for a free drive-thru meal ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: St. Mark's United Methodist Church 1839 NE 8th RD Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.stmarksocala.org
  • Category: Free

DJ Bingo at Charlie Horse

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

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Charlie Horse Restaurant & Lounge: 2426 East Silver Springs Boulevard Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Sylvia Zerbini’s Grande Liberte Performance at World Equestrian Center

Times: 5pm & 6:15pm. Location: Hotel Arena Sylvia brings 12 Arabian and Andalusian stallions and geldings to World Equestrian Center — ...

  • 5:00 pm
  • Location: 1390 NW 80th Avenue Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Admission and parking are free and all are welcome, no tickets necessary.
  • Website: worldequestriancenter.com
  • Category: Free
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