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Silver Springs State Park

 Events at Silver Springs State Park

September 27, 2014

NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY AT SILVER SPRINGS STATE PARK
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October 04, 2014

8TH ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST: ALL GM CAR SHOW
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October 11, 2014

CHEAP TRICK CONCERT
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October 17, 2014

PHANTOMS IN THE FOREST
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October 18, 2014

TRAVIS TRITT CONCERT
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October 31, 2014

KIDS' TRICK OR TREAT
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November 08, 2014

OCALI COUNTRY DAYS
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November 11, 2014

VETERANS DAY
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November 15, 2014

CRITTER TRAIL 5K
Silver Springs State Park

Date: November 15, 2014, 9:30 a.m.

Description:

Silver Springs State Park presents…
CRITTER TRAIL 5K
November 15, 2014, 9:30AM
Bring your trail shoes. Preregistration pickup begins at 8AM.
Sponsored by the Friends of Silver Springs State Park www.TheFriendsofSilverSprings.org
Register at www.runsignup.com
Race is limited to first 300 registered runners.
$25 registration and free t-shirt until October 31st
$30 registration November 1st until November 11th
(Children 12 and under $12.50. Runner’s park admission covered in registration fee.)
Don’t care to run?  Be a Virtual Runner! $20 (includes a t-shirt if registered before October 31st).
Visit www.FloridaStateParks.org/SilverSprings for more information.

Awards and Age Categories
Awards go to the overall top three women and overall top three men, along with the top runner in each of the following age categories: 0-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 and older.  MUST BE PRESENT TO ACCEPT AWARD.

Race Packet Pickup
Race packets can be picked up the morning of the race beginning at 8:00am.  Enter Silver Springs State Park at the Springside Entrance located at 5656 E Silver Springs Blvd., Silver Springs, FL 34488.

Bad Weather
If this race should be cancelled due to hazardous weather conditions such as lightening or wind, the race will not be rescheduled nor will refunds be issued.

 

Participation Requirements

Fees: Regular park entry fees apply

Contact: Contact park for more information.

Directions:

The park is located east of the city of Ocala.  Travel east from Ocala on State Road 40 to the intersection with State Road 35.  To find the Main Entrance, continue east about 500 feet and turn right into the entrance.   The address is: 5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Silver Springs, FL  34488.

To find the equestrian trail head, continue east on SR 40 less than 1 mile, the road narrows from 4 lanes to 2 lanes, past the next red light and the Trail head will be on your right. 

For camping and cabins, the entrance is located on State Road 35.  At the intersection of SR 40 and SR 35, go south (turn right heading east or turn left heading west), travel about 1 mile and the entrance is on the left, or east side of the road.  The address is:  1425 N.E. 58th Avenue, Ocala, FL  34470.

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November 15, 2014

AUTUMN FESTIVAL
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