For the equestrian, Ocala is indeed the "Horse Capital of the World," complete with sunshine filled days, cool nights, green pastures, and a relaxed friendly atmosphere that welcomes people from around the world. During the winter months, thousands of equestrians come to town to compete in world-class events. An up to date calendar of events is available from Horse Capital Digest
Non-equestrians also enjoy the quality of life and the many outdoor activities. Golfing, hiking, birding, hunting, kayaking, canoeing and biking are just some of the choices.