Some Fun Things to Do in Ocala~ July

Summer Jams

Downtown Ocala on the Square

Jun 15, 2012-Sep 21, 2012

Friday June 15th, July 20th, August 17th, September 21 7pm-10pm. Back for a second season, local young artists showcase their talent in this summer concert series. All genres.

Installation Art Exhibition

Appleton Museum of Art

Jul 01, 2012-Aug 12, 2012

12 Unique works of Art in the Appleton Biennial 2012:Florida Installation Art exhibition. Installation Art is one of the fastest growing areas of 21st century artistic production. 10-5 Tuesdays through Sundays, noon to 5pm on Sundays.

Appleton Museum of Art 4333 E. Silver Springs Blvd. Ocala, FL 34470 Installation Art Exhibition Web site

Downtown Ocala on the Square

Red, White and Blues

Jul 03, 2012

So bring your flags and your red,

white and blue!

This patriotic festival will feature music,

food and fun for the entire family from

6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Downtown Ocala.

God & Country Day

Jul 04, 2012

The Ocala Jaycees’ big 4th of July bash will run from late morning into evening at the corner of US Hwy 27 and County Road 225A. The large festival will include family activities and entertainment. Fireworks display after dark.

Silver Springs, Natures Theme Park

Jul 04, 2012

Mark Chesnutt

3pm- Mark Chesnutt celebrated his first LP release in 1988. One of Billboard’s Ten Most-Played Radio Artists of the ‘90’s. Mark’s singles were some the decade’s most memorable; from the fun tempo “Bubba Shot The Jukebox” to emotional ballad “I’ll Think Of Something.”


Silver Springs, Natures Theme Park

5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd. Silver Springs, FL 34488

Mark Chesnutt Web site

Mark is easily identified for his string of hits including “Brother Jukebox,” “Blame It On Texas,” “Old Flames Have New Names,” “Old Country,” “It Sure Is Monday,” “Almost Goodbye,” “I Just Wanted You To Know,” “Going Through The Big D,” “It’s A Little Too Late,” “Gonna Get A Life,” and one of his biggest, “I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing;” a song that held its position at the top of the charts for four consecutive weeks. “I just make records because I want people to come see my show”

Ocala-Marion County

Veterans Memorial Park

Jul 04, 2012

Freedom Run

7AM Veteran’s Memorial Park HWY 40 and NE 25th Ave.

2601 SE Fort King Street Ocala, FL 34471

Downtown Ocala on the Square

First Friday Art Walk

Jul 06, 2012

First Friday Art Walk Web site

Flick & Float

Jul 13, 2012

Hampton Aquatic Fun Center at the Martin Luther King Recreation Complex

Come enjoy a splash in the pool while we watch a movie on the big screen. Movie TBD.

255 NW Martin Luther King Blvd, Ocala, FL 34475


Saturday in the Park

Jul 21, 2012

Jervey Gantt Park

10am- 2pm. Come on out to a “Saturday in the Park.” There will be health screenings,

fitness demonstrations, clinics, games and FUN for all ages!

2200 Southeast 36th Avenue

Dancing with the Doctors

Jul 21, 2012

Circle Square Cultural Center

Tickets are $125/person, with proceeds benefitting the Boys & Girls Club of Marion County and Marion County YMCA.

8395 S.W. 80th St. Ocala, FL 34481

Dancing with the Doctors Web site

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