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Ocala Downtown Square

SE 1st Ave, Ocala, FL 34471
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Square in the City

Excellent enviornment of friendly folks. Visited on July 4 to see the fireworks. Miscommunication... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Royce V
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
Unique stores and restaurants

We love shopping in the Ocala downtown squares especially on special occasions. You'll also find... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gelay2017
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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.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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SE 1st Ave, Ocala, FL 34471
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent enviornment of friendly folks. Visited on July 4 to see the fireworks. Miscommunication reulted in fireworks having been planned for somewere else that evening. Still an enjoyable tme in the center of a nice and friendly community.

Thank Royce V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love shopping in the Ocala downtown squares especially on special occasions. You'll also find unique stores like olive oil market. What is really nice is during the Christmas Holiday, its really nice just to stroll around. Saturdays is farmers market.

Thank Gelay2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are many nice events at the Square, and it is an enjoyable place all the time. THE NEGATIVE is Parking. especial the new parking meters.

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 7 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 13 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 2 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 19 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 5 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 2 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
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Jeanne P
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Response from DJinFla | Reviewed this property |
Yes, leash law, pick up after.
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Claudia K
4 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
4 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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