There are an array of things to do in Ocala for Mother's Day. Check out some of the top events going on around town that are sure to make it a memorable day for Mom!


Silver Springs State Park

Moms who want to get in touch with nature will love the glass-bottom boat ride at Silver Springs State Park. Riders can enjoy the great wildlife that exists along the Silver River and find out more about its history. 

No reservations are needed for the trips, which run every 30 to 45 minutes from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. As a special bonus for Mother's Day, moms ride free with the purchase of another adult or kids ticket. 

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Painting with a Twist Ocala

Moms can enjoy a fun activity with their kids at Painting with a Twist. The paint studio is located at 4414 SW College Road Unit #370, and the event is recommended for ages eight and up. 

Seats are $25, the session lasts from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., and attendees are allowed to bring their favorite beer or wine. Parents are encouraged to let their children do their own work. 

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Mother's Day Brunch at the Hilton Ocala

Brunch is a staple of Mother's Day, and not many places in town do it better than the Hilton. The brunch buffet features a soup and salad bar, seafood station, hot entrees, carving station, breakfast bar, children's station, and dessert station. 

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Ocala has plenty of things to do for Mother's Day, so pick an activity that best suits your mom and make plans with her for May 13!

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