“Ocala Rocks” in More Ways than One

It’s been a while since I wrote a blog post… This one is pretty cute. Since my blog is about, “What’s Happening in Ocala” I thought I would share this with you.  Last week was my first experience when I stumbled upon a “Painted Rock” down by the City Hall. I was taking a photo of my grandson by a painted horse, which we have all over Ocala. The note attached to the rock said, “Face book, “Ocala Rocks” keep or rehide. When I got back home I looked up, “Ocala Rocks” on Face Book and learned of this awesome way to spread joy around town. I never heard of this before, but several city’s nationwide has their own painted rocks Face book page. It is the cutest thing. So, of course I had to paint my own to continue spreading some more joy. Once you paint your rocks, then you take them anywhere public and post hints for your face book rock friends to try and find. Some people are very vague with their clues, and make it harder for you to locate, especially since we have a pretty large county. I like giving good clues, so they are not too hard to find. Once you find a painted rock, then you can keep it, or rehide. Most people will paint several, and hide them, so keeping some now and then is perfectly ok. I’ve made about 20 so far, and I just found my first rock tonight (in the picture below- “Shine”).  I will keep this one, but I have several more coming to hide soon. I think there is a little bit of kid in every one of us. I was pretty excited about my first find. Check out this Face Book group page and join in and have some fun by clicking here “Ocala Rocks”. In pictures below are some examples, and a couple of the hide places.

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Wayne’s World of Paintball

Want something different for the kids this Summer~

Wayne’s World of Paintball

4841 S. Pine Ave., Ocala, FL, 34480
(352) 401-1801 – Venue Website

Central Florida’s finest paintball and Airsoft facility. Over 60 acres of outdoor fun. Towns, Villages, Post-apocalyptic City, Woodsball, Airball Field and lots more.

Central Florida’s finest paintball and Airsoft facility. Over 60 acres of outdoor fun. Towns, Villages, Post-apocalyptic City, Woodsball, Airball Field and lots more. Come with a group, or alone. A good time is guaranteed.

Hours: Store – Noon til 5pm Wednesday thru Friday. Saturday and Sunday 9:30 til 5.

Fields – Saturday and Sunday 9:30 til 5:00.

Groups any day, by appointment.

Accessible to persons with disabilities.

Looking to purchase a home… I can sell any home in Marion County… Call me today for more information regarding all your Real Estate needs. Teresa Fikaris, (Realtor) Buyer’s Agent, Fontana Realty Cell: 352-208-5874 Website: www.OcalaBuyersAgent.com

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