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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  • Indulge in Ocala/Marion County’s Dining Days Celebration

    The Ocala/Marion County Visitors and Convention Bureau is proud to announce Ocala/Marion County Dining Days happening May 13-20, 2015. Whether you are ready to feast on some old favorites or try some delightful new dishes, the weeklong event has a little something for everyone. For one week, visitors and residents alike are invited to experience the culinary flavors of some of Marion County's best loved restaurants. With 18 participating restaurants…