FAFO Presents Symphony Under The Stars

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Ocala Golf Club

3130 East Silver Springs Blvd.

Ocala, FL 34470

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After careful thought, and in following the guidance of local, state and national authorities the FAFO Board is sad to announce that The Symphony Under The Stars has been canceled and will not be rescheduled.

FAFO Presents Symphony Under The Stars

Ticket Information:

Tickets: Adults 18 and up, $20.00 in advance

$25.00 at the gate

• Children 17 and under are FREE!!!!

Food and Beverages

Bring your own picnic! Bring your own beverages! OR enjoy Food specialties and Beer & Wine sold from our hand-selected exclusive food vendors!


We have Premium Parking available for $5.00 by Gate 2, on NE 2nd Place.

Pre Pre-Purchase your parking space online only.

Ample parking is available in the Ocala Golf Club handicapped parking lot alongside State Road 40 and 36th Ave. There is also parking to the corner of 25th Ave and SR 40 in the Library Parking Lot.

Please note you will have to walk to reach your picnic location. Volunteers operating golf carts will be available to assist those in need. Please be considerate of private residences & business parking areas.


It is recommended that you bring FLASHLIGHTS to help you exit the golf course and get to your car safely after the concert.

NO DOGS ALLOWED, if you have a service dog you must have written proof.

NO TENTS ALLOWED unless you are a Sponsor.

Hand-Held Umbrellas are allowed, but not beach umbrellas.


FAFO and Florida Express Environmental will ensure to have PLENTY of RESTROOM facilities on the premises for your needs on either side of the event area as well as by the food vendors.

Handicap facilities will be available at each portalet location as well as handwashing stations.

Fine Arts For Ocala Presents Symphony Under The Stars Information

Presented by: Fine Arts For Ocala, FAFO

Performance by: The Ocala Symphony Orchestra- Music Director Matthew Wardell

Presenting Sponsor: Palm Chevrolet

Sponsors: C.W. Roberts Contracting, inc., CenterState, Hiers-Baxley Community Care, The Cannon Law Firm, Ocala Electric Utility, Radiology Associates, Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, Joey & Margaret Lopez, Sagi & R. Asokan, Ocala Eye, Wells Fargo, John & Anne Dozier.

In-Kind Sponsors: Ocala Golf Club, Florida Express Environmental, City of Ocala, Ocala Star-Banner, Ocala Style Magazine, Ocala Magazine, College of Central Florida, The Appleton Museum of Art, Ocala's Classic Hits 104.7, Silver Springs Water

Date: Sunday, May 10th — Mother’s Day

Location: Ocala Golf Club, 3130 East Silver Springs Blvd.

Cost: Online — $20.00 Adult, 18 and up; Kids 17 under are FREE!!!

At The Gate — $25.00 Adult; Kids 17 and under are FREE!!!

Gates open at 4:00 pm; Opening Act Miranda MADison 5 pm, Concert begins at 7:00 pm, Fireworks approx 8:45 pm.

FREE Kid’s Art Tent sponsored by the Appleton Museum of Art.

Tonya DeRose Face Painter

The Graceful Gardener- Flower Vendor.

• The evening will conclude with a spectacular Fireworks Display, brought to you by Skylighters of Florida! (weather permitting)

• Attendance: 5,000 and growing each year.

Food: Bring your own food & beverages, or purchase from our fabulous food vendors.

We have everything there you need, Food Truck Rally, Adirondack Chair Rentals, Premium Parking- (Pay online only), and the Ocala Golf Club will be selling beer & wine.

What to bring: Picnic related items — Food, water, soft drinks, beer and wine, chairs, tables, blankets, FLASHLIGHTS, etc. OR Don't bring anything- you can get the food, the drinks and rent the chairs, make it easy for you and your family. Please Do NOT bring- tents, umbrellas or pets- Thank you!

Chairs: order them BEFORE the event, they do sell out. Order when you purchase your ticket. Or bring your own chairs and set up wherever you like, there is not a bad seat in the house!

Flashlights: After the fireworks show it will be very dark. A flashlight is advised!

Golf Carts: FAFO Board members help transfer people that need assistance from the parking areas to the ticket booths.

Some walking is required.

Symphony Under the Stars VIP Tickets include:

VIP Lanyard, VIP parking near the VIP site.

VIP Menu

The theme is a "Picnic Dinner" details coming soon.

A Cash Bar or BYOB

Private Air-Conditioned VIP Dining, or Private VIP Outdoor Dining.

An Enhanced Audio Sound of the Symphony Orchestra in the Clubhouse.

Private Clubhouse Restrooms.

We provide you with exclusive VIP areas in the event zone with complimentary Adirondack chairs for your enjoyment of the outdoor concert. Please go to FAFO.org to see the Map.

Gates open EARLY at 4:00 pm. Opening Act Miranda MADison 5 pm, Concert begins at 7:00 pm, Fireworks approximately 8:45 pm. Enjoy a Face Painter, and a Flower Vendor and the FREE Kid’s Art Tent- kids get to make a special gift for their Moms.

VIP tickets are RAIN or SHINE!

If there is rain, the VIP guest will still have their meal, drinks and a small group of musicians will play for your enjoyment.

VIP Parking: If you have purchased a Symphony Under the Stars VIP ticket, exclusive Ocala Golf Club parking is included. Have your VIP ticket ready to show when you come to the Ocala Golf Club parking lot, or you can give us your name.

Drop Off: You may drop off your guests at the Ocala Golf Club entrance or at the Gate and you will be directed to your parking spot by FAFO Volunteers.

Volunteers Needed:

We need volunteers to help during the Symphony Under The Stars. If you would like to help or have a child that needs service hours, this is a perfect place to fill them, we have a lot of fun.

Each volunteer will receive one FREE Adult ticket for helping out.

Click here to sign up: https://signup.com/go/fPfBPGg

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Ocala Golf Club

3130 East Silver Springs Blvd.

Ocala, FL 34470

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