Don't Miss the 30th Annual Light Up Ocala Event!
By Stephanie Frost, CDPE, SFR
(Home Team Realty)
Every year about this time, throngs of people gather at Ocala’s downtown square for the annual Light Up Ocala event to be entertained and amazed at the over 320,000 lights on display. This year’s theme is “A Dazzling Downtown Tradition”, and a local tradition is exactly what Light Up Ocala is. This is the 30th year for the popular event, and it promises to be better than ever, with three entertainment stages, and over 40 craft vendors and a couple of dozen food vendors, plus a huge variety of entertainment for everyone’s enjoyment. Besides the Christmas Parade and Santa in his sleigh, there will be dancers and musicians performing throughout the evening, a “Whoville” themed area for kids showing the animated film, “How The Grinch Stole Christmas”, and of course, the hugely popul...