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What’s Up Weekly – Episode 6 at Wild Waters


Filmed at Wild Waters,  episode 6 of What’s Up Weekly covers Ocala’s new brewery Infinite Ale Works, The OBS Horse Sale, and the Guardian Ad Litem program. Upcoming events this weekend include the Ocala Comic Con, Red, White, and Blues Festival, and YPO’s Beach Ball. Contact Us to submit and event or request a media kit.  Click here for information ... Read More »

Wild Waters now hiring


For months there has been a petition gathering signatures in an effort to keep Wild Waters waterpark a part of the Ocala Marion County community. Today marks the first day of a three year deal that Silver Springs Management, LLC has been awarded under a multi-year contract with the Department of Environmental Protection. The contract is to manage operations at ... Read More »

Silver River Knap-in


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 »

ELO Board of Directors votes to support Silver Springs Film Festival

ELO Board January 2014

Ocala, FL – Feb 14th 2014 Emerging Leaders of Ocala, a young professionals’ organization geared towards providing its members a platform to be influential and successful, met with Laurie Zink, the Executive Director of the Ocala Film Foundation on Wednesday. The board voted in support of offering its members the opportunity to participate in welcoming young filmmakers to the Ocala ... 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 »