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Ocala Downtown Square

SE 1st Ave, Ocala, FL 34471
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Beautiful area with many things to go

The or how not square is a great place to meet friends and then explore the different shops and... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Beryl S
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Summerfield, Florida
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The square is beautiful around the holidays!

The town square in Ocala is a nice place to visit. There are several restaurants nearby, including... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Sherry S
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Ocala, Florida
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Ocala's Downtown Square is an eclectic blend of restaurants, boutiques, salons, and art & cultural exhibits. Park your car and you are within 10 minutes walking distance of all of this and more. We have a fabulous historic movie theatre that plays 1st run movies, billiards hall, community theatre in a gorgeous histric building with several runs per year of Rock Horror Picture Show, tattoo parlors, diverse nightlife...you get the picture! Come on down and enjoy all the Downtown Square has to offer.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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SE 1st Ave, Ocala, FL 34471
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

The or how not square is a great place to meet friends and then explore the different shops and places to eat in the area. Decorations still Christmas are superb and there's usually caroling or other things going on up put you in the holiday...More

Thank Beryl S
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The town square in Ocala is a nice place to visit. There are several restaurants nearby, including a Starbucks for those cool nights. They put up tons on lights and a huge Christmas tree for the holidays. There are horse & buggy rides available too....More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The picture of a horse does not mean there are horses in down town. But the little square, so common with old southern towns was quaint.

Thank M Richard M
Reviewed 18 March 2017

being in a small city like Ocala has it ups and downs, but this is a major up. you cannot get bored here at all. always something going on and the families and friends connect with each other

Thank kathymackinnion
Reviewed 16 February 2017

we enjoy all the lively activity & lights that the holidays bring. great place to hang out and a few restaurants to try.

1  Thank Terrifurniss
Reviewed 4 February 2017

It's a fun place to park your car and walk through or around the square. Lots of restaurants around and the first Friday night Art Walk is great. Christmas in the Square is not to be missed. We go there often!

Thank DonnamarieTCF
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The Christ,as a Season is a great opine to visit the own town area with lots ofthings going on for all ages. Nicely painted horses are super and many people enjoy having pics taken with them. The restaurants around the square are great and we...More

Thank Beryl S
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We got to visit during the holiday season and loved all of the Christmas decorations. We also loved the horse statues. Until this visit we didn't realize that horse farms were so prevalent here.

Thank MNM1011
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This Plaza has beautiful horses and during the holidays has the most beautiful lights. In The Summer, They have Music on The Square on Weekends. Post Card Beautiful.

Thank Myrna545
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Ocala downtown is great during the Christmas Holidays, there are normally events going on and the lights are wonderful. Outside of Christmas there is not a lot to do downtown. There are a couple of decent restaurants but not much night life or other things...More

Thank MrC386
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Jeanne P
Is it dog friendly?
13 November 2016|
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Response from DJinFla | Reviewed this property |
Yes, leash law, pick up after.
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Claudia K
when are the lights taken down at the square
3 January 2015|
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Response from Beth H | Reviewed this property |
im not sure but it should be first week of january.i was not there on christmas.
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Claudia K
when are the lights taken down at the square
3 January 2015|
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Response from mdiv2001 | Reviewed this property |
The skating rink was open till 1/4. Not sure about the lights.
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