Events

This family-friendly holiday program will take place Tuesdays and Thursdays Dec. 5 through 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the downtown square.

OCALA, Fla. (Nov. 13, 2017) – ‘Santa on the Square’ returns to Downtown Ocala this December. This family-friendly holiday program will take place Tuesdays and Thursdays, Dec. 5, 7, 12, 14, 19 and 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the downtown square.

Children of all ages will enjoy music, snacks and a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus! This event is free and open to the public. Guests must be in line by 8 p.m. to get their picture taken with Santa and are encouraged to bring their own camera to capture this special visit.

For more information, please call the City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department at 352-368-5517.

Date: 11/18/2017 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Downtown Ocala, 100 SE 1st Ave. Ocala, Florida 34470

Saturday | November 18 | 4 – 9p.m.

Join us for the 34th annual Light Up Ocala! Featuring live entertainment on four different stages throughout the event zone, over 100 vendors, all kinds of food trucks, and street performers throughout the area including the Living Angel Statues, dog acts, Punch and Judy, jugglers and more! There will be a kids zone with bounce houses, slides, and laser tag too. Continue reading

The On Top of the World Concert Chorus will present an encore performance of their winter concert entitled “All-American Christmas” on Sunday, December 10 at 3:00 p.m. at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5200 SW College Road, Ocala, 34474.  This concert will include a collection of Christmas songs all by American composers.   This is a free concert but a good will offering will be collected.

This concert is open to the community and all are welcome to attend.  For information contact 352-854-8718.

The new church year begins on Advent Sunday, December 3, 2017.  Advent is the time of expectant waiting and preparation for the celebration of the Nativity of Jesus at Christmas.  The term is a version of the Latin word “coming.”

During Advent there will be the usual Sunday worship services of 8:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. The service and sermons will have the message within the theme of “Moving Toward the Manager.” Continue reading

First Christian Church, DOC, 1908 E. Ft. King St., Ocala FL

Garage Sale opens at 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Bazaar opens at 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

There will be bake goods; crafts; collectables; jewelry and much more to buy!!!! There will be food for sale so you can sit, eat and enjoy the holiday!!!

Contact Linda at 867-7202 if you have any questions!!!

 

The City of Ocala will host a West Ocala Wellness Community Garden Day Saturday, Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. to noon at the community garden located at 2200 W Highway 40, between SW 21st and SW 23rd Avenue.

Community members are encouraged to attend and replant their crops for the spring, or start a new garden plot. Plots are available for $10 per year. The goal of the West Ocala Wellness Community Garden is to educate and provide an opportunity for citizens to plant, cultivate and harvest vegetables for their families.

For more information, or to reserve a plot, please contact the City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department at 352-368-5540 or follow the West Ocala Wellness Community Garden on www.facebook.com/WOWcommunitygarden/

The City of Ocala will host a silent surplus auction Tuesday, Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to noon at the City of Ocala complex located at 2100 NE 30th Ave., near building 300.

OCALA, Fla. (Nov. 1, 2017) – The City of Ocala will host a silent surplus auction Tuesday, Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to noon at the City of Ocala complex located at 2100 NE 30th Ave., near building 300.

The City will host these auctions regularly on the second Tuesday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon at the City of Ocala complex, 2100 NE 30th Ave., near building 300. Items available at this auction may include cell phones, chairs, computers, office furniture, TVs, VCRs, DVD players or other items the City no longer has a use for. Continue reading

These events are not in order of dates. Please scroll through to see all of them. A calendar will be added soon so you can post your own events. Until then, thank you for your patience.

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