Sunday , 25 June 2017

Silver Springs Spotlight

Silver River Knap-in

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Chipping away the modern hustle and bustle to give a glimpse of the past, the fourth annual Silver River Knap-In is coming to Silver Springs State Park, February 22nd and 23rd. Offering a variety of activities and demonstrations meant to bring history to life, the Knap-In will feature expert flint knappers from around the country. Knapping, or chipping away bits ... Read More »

Willie Nelson Draws Record Numbers

Crowd gathered stageside at Willie Nelcon event at Silver Springs State Park

Country music legend Willie Nelson is “On The Road Again” after kicking off his 2014 U.S. tour at Silver Springs State Park last Saturday, February 1st. Central Florida fans of Nelson came out in full force to the Twin Oaks Mansion stage to eat, drink, and listen to the tunes that he’s made famous over the years. Singing along to ... Read More »

Ford & Mustang Roundup Recap

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Recorded Live at the 20th Annual Ford & Mustang Roundup. Take a look at some great automobiles from original, fully stock classics to one of a kind modern custom works of automotive art. Just one of the events this year at Silver Springs State Park. Read More »

20th Ford & Mustang Roundup at Silver Springs

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  Fire up your engines and cruise out to Silver Springs State Park this weekend for the 20th Annual Ford and Mustang Car Show. The event, which has become an Ocala tradition, is the largest annual Ford and Mustang show in the Southeastern United States. “If we have good weather, we could easily expect 800 to 900 cars,” Rick Schmidt ... Read More »

The Waters of Silver Springs

Glass Bottom Boat on the Silver River

The waters of Silver Springs are still flowing, the cormorants are still out sunning themselves on logs, and the famous glass bottom boats are still gliding over the head spring. While on the surface things appear as they always have, October of 2013 has sent ripples of change throughout the park, which will affect it for years to come. Silver ... Read More »