Ocala, Florida Activities

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Ocala Historic
Downtown Square

Ocala’s Historic Downtown Square is at the center of the historic district and within walking distance to shopping, dining, and nightlife. The Square is a gathering place for concerts and community events like First Friday Art Walks. The Downtown Square is also the perfect place to meet with friends to explore downtown including the nearby Ocala Downtown Market

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World Equestrian Center

World Equestrian Center – Ocala offers a rare combination of class and capacity. The largest equestrian complex in the United States is a world-class, multi-indoor and outdoor arena facility offering state-of-the-art amenities to accommodate numerous disciplines within the equine industry and more!

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Appleton Museum
of Art

The museum’s permanent collections include European, American, Asian, African, Contemporary and pre-Columbian art and artifacts, and a series of temporary traveling exhibitions are presented throughout the year. The museum is also building a collection of works of Florida artists which relates directly to the history and cultural heritage of the Central Florida community.

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Reilly Arts Center

Located just 5 blocks from Ocala’s Historic Downtown Square in picturesque Tuscawilla Park, the Reilly Arts Center is Ocala’s home for the arts and live entertainment. Featuring state-of-the-art acoustics and production equipment, the 705-seat venue hosts an eclectic assortment of events, concerts, meetings, and parties and has become a hub for the arts in Ocala.

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Ocala Golf Club

Five sets of tees ranging from 4,246 from the forward tees to 6,552 from the tips guarantees a fit for anyone’s game. The Tifeagle Greens provide a tight putting surface with very little grain. Short grass collection areas and white sand bunkers allow for a variety of shot options around the greens. There is no doubt that strategy is a key component of the game at Ocala Golf Club.

The expansive clubhouse includes a fully-stocked Golf Shop, grill room dining and banquet area, making Ocala a natural setting for corporate outings, meetings and other social events.

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Silver Springs State Park

For millennia, humans have been captivated by the stunning beauty and crystal clear waters of one of America’s largest springs. Experience a Silver Springs Glass Bottom Boat tour. Kayak the five-mile Silver River. Explore the Silver River Museum and Cracker Village. Camping, hiking, dining and shopping as well!

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The Canyons Zipline
& Canopy Tours

Are you looking for a little adventure during your stay in Ocala? Zipline across gorgeous scenery, go kayaking on spring fed lakes, go horseback riding, and more, The Canyons Zipline & Adventure Park captures the excitement of the great outdoors!

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Sholom Park

At Sholom Park, we aim to become a model of land stewardship and the preservation of open space for education and public enjoyment. When you visit Sholom Park, you are encouraged to find your own symbolism in nature. Be mindful of what you see and feel with your heart. Perhaps you will find inspiration, something bold or brilliant, or something simple and sacred that soothes your soul. If your goal is introspection, meditation, health, nature, or just a few moments of fresh air, Sholom Park is a place where everyone may experience their own feelings of peace, joy, and contentment.

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Juniper Springs Recreation Area

Juniper Springs is one of the oldest and best-known recreation areas on the East Coast. Located between Ocala and Ormond Beach along SR 40, this complex of swimming and picnic area, campground and trails was constructed in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps. This setting houses hundreds of tiny bubbling springs and massive springs gushing out of crevices in the earth beneath a dense canopy of palms and oaks, an oasis within the heart of the desert-like scrub ecosystem.

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