Scarecrows In The Gardens @ Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State ParkSaturday, October 8, 2016 - 8:00am EDT to Monday, October 31, 2016 - 5:00pm EDT
Free with paid park entry fee.
Ranger Station: (850) 487-4556
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park and the Friends of Maclay Gardens Inc. would like to invite the public to come out and enjoy one-of- a kind scarecrows during the month of October. As you meander through the historic gardens, enjoy the artistic display of scarecrows. If you would like to join the fun contest, we are looking for a few good scarecrows. The registration deadline is October 3, 2016 and the contest is open to individuals, businesses, community groups, schools and/or families are welcome. Scarecrows will be on display October 8 - October 31, 2016.
Registration fee for entering the contest is $25 and youth registration fee is $10. Entry forms may be found online at http://friendsofmaclaygardens.org and Maclay Gardens State Park. Checks should be made payable to "Friends Of Maclay Gardens".
Carn-Evil @ Dr. Von D. Mizell-Eula Johnson State ParkMonday, October 31, 2016 - 7:00pm EDT
Adults $25.00, Students 6yrs-15yrs $10.00, Children 5 & Under FREE.
Park entrance fee not included with ticket, $6.00 per car
Join us for a Spook-Tac-Ular time this October at BG Whiskey Creek Hideout's Carn-Evil!
Haunted Trail & Haunted House October 21-23, 30-31
Haunted Kayak (October 28th & 29th ONLY)
Carnival Games, Carn-evil Cuisine & MORE!!!
Get your tickets on Eventbrite NOW
Jaycees Haunted Swamp Walk - Main Entrance @ Silver Springs State ParkMonday, October 31, 2016 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm EDT
$12.00: Adult TIckets
$8.00: Children's tickets, ten and under
Call the concessions at Silver Springs 352-261-5840
The JCI Ocala Jaycees present the 44th Annual Haunted House in partnership with Silver Springs State Park, every Friday and Saturday evening in October.
This will be an evening of fun and fear and will feature multiple scare zones as well as food and drink service.
No costumes or masks permitted. This is a scary event and may not be suitable for young children. Please read participation requirements in the additional information section.
Enter the park through the main entrance located at 5656 East Silver Springs Blvd. (SR 40). The gates will be closed promptly at 10:00 p.m. and no new visitors will be allowed entry. Visitors that have already participated will be able to exit through a one-way gate.
For more information on the Ocala Jaycees visit their facebook page.
The Ocala Jaycees is a nonprofit organization for local citizens looking to make an impact on the community. Through development opportunities and their global network of young, active citizens, the mission of the Jaycees is to empower young people to create positive change.