From natural wonders and outdoor adventure to world-class venues, Ocala/Marion County delivers memorable experiences on and off the clock. The immersive experiences with nature and the relaxed friendliness of the community will keep attendees waiting for their next chance to visit "Florida’s Natural Wonder".
Whichever type of meeting you have planned for your team, there’s room for you here. Discover why Ocala/Marion County is known as the Horse Capital of the World® by going big at the World Equestrian Center, which holds two multipurpose state-of-the-art exposition centers. Find inspiration at the Reilly Arts Center auditorium or a local art gallery. For a meeting on a smaller scale, consider the many hotels in our area fully-equipped with meeting rooms of various sizes, catering options and audio and visual equipment needed for a successful meeting. To read more about our selection of venues, click here.
Conveniently close to major airports in Orlando, Tampa and Jacksonville, Ocala/Marion County is easily accessible for everyone. Once at the destination, the less-crowded highways will keep your visit stress-free and allow you to relax after a busy work day.
Surrounded by nature, Ocala/Marion County is the perfect place to go for a recharge. Off the clock, spend time at one of our breathtaking 600 springs, rivers or lakes. Splash around in the cool water or clear your mind on miles of shaded trails. Grab a paddle and spot our wildlife while canoeing, kayaking or paddle boarding. Rejuvenate at a full-service spa or view an evening show at one of our great performing arts centers or historic theatre.
Ocala/Marion County offers plenty of activities that allow teams to connect. Reach new heights at Canyons Zip Line and Adventure Park. This scenic destination takes participants across various zip lines over canyons and lakes. Discover why Ocala/Marion County is known as The Horse Capital of the World by touring one of our many horse farms or taking a horseback riding tour of the famous Cross Florida Greenway.
You don’t have to plan your meeting alone. Our sales team can help you choose the perfect place for your meeting and assist with finding great group rates for a comfortable night’s sleep at various lodging options. For eligible participants, there is a funding program available to help make your next meeting the best one ever.