Compelling Stories from Florida's Horse Country

Countless stories can be found in the gently sloping pastures, world-renowned springs, vast forests and friendly people of our quaint communities. This portion of our site will share just a few of them with you, but the best way to discover a splendid story is to come experience the decidedly different pace of this peaceful place for yourself!

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  • Experience Fall Festival Season in Ocala/Marion County

    Though many people think of summer as "festival season," the excitement of these events not only rolls on through fall, but the celebrations just keep getting bigger and better. Autumn in Central Florida is an especially great time to get outside and enjoy the company of friends, family and neighbors at a local festival, and Marion County's diverse calendar of events offers something for just about anyone. The fall festival…