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20th Ford & Mustang Roundup at Silver Springs

Mustang Car Show at SilverSprings State Park Banner

  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 »

Local Talent Rocks Downtown Summer Jams

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This was the third event in the Downtown Summer Jams series at Citizens’ Circle in downtown Ocala. This evening, five artists were scheduled to perform. Lining East Fort King Street and SE Osceola Avenue adjacent to Citizens’ Circle were a multitude of food trucks! Just across East Fort King Street, in the parking lot was a car show featuring dozens ... Read More »

Ocala Symphony Orchestra presents Those Endearing Edwardians

Appleton Museum

The SoundArt series is a collaboration that brings together the OSO and Appleton Museum. This is a very intimate experience for patrons as the small ensembles perform at the Apple Museum of Art’s auditorium. As the series is an interactive experience, patrons have the opportunity to ask questions about the music being performed for them. The first performance in this ... Read More »

Car Wash/Blood Drive Raises Funds To Fight Cancer

Lady Smiles

On Saturday, August 24th, a Car Wash & Blood Drive was held to raise money and awareness for Ayden My Angel, a charity that assists in defraying the cost of Ayden Henke’s medical treatments and expenses. This charity also highlights awareness for brain cancer and the blind in the Ocala, Gainesville, and Orlando communities. Ayden Henke is three years old ... Read More »

Young Players Rock Downtown Summer Jams


The rain moved out earlier in the day and everyone had hopes that it would stay clear for the evening. This was the second event in the Downtown Summer Jams series at Citizen’s Circle in downtown Ocala. This evening, four artists were scheduled to perform. There was a car show that featured some classy looking vehicles including Dodge Darts, Ford ... Read More »

The Brown Brothers Stir It Up At The New Mojo Bar & Grill

Group having a good time at Mojos Girll

This past Friday evening, July 20th, saw The Brown Brothers playing in Ocala as a trio. This would be a treat, as the Brown Brothers playing an acoustic set is not to be missed. What made this performance special was that the band was performing at the new Mojo Bar & Grill location at 17th St. and Hwy 200. The ... Read More »

Last Call for Artists!

Beginning October 2013 and continuing through September 2014, the first annual Ocala Outdoor Sculpture Competition will be transforming Tuscawilla Park into an outdoor museum of spectacular artwork mediums. Spectators will admire a variety of originality from artists whom are local, statewide, and even out-of-state.  As part of the city’s Art in Public Places program, the goal of the competition is ... Read More »

Earthfest at Arbor Day

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EarthFest at Arbor Day celebrated the great outdoors at Tuscawilla Park on April 27, 2013. It was an event filled with a lot of fun for the young and the young at heart. There was great outdoor music, a hula hoop contest, professional tree climbers and lots of wonderful vendors and sponsors. Read more Read More »