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A Guide to Ocala Parks


William Rodriquez-Cayro, Parks Operation Division Head

1307 NW Fourth Ave.
Ocala, Florida 34475
Phone 352.368.5517
Fax 352.68.5532 


Jeff Kerley
Parks Supervisor

The City of Ocala parks are maintained by city and contract crews. If you have any maintenance concern please bring it to our attention.

Brian Mackay
Parks Operation Supervisor

The Events Logistics and Enforcement Services program was developed to address security issues, provide natural resource management and education programs and to provide information related to park operations to park patrons. If you have parks operational concerns, please contact us.

John Pridgen

Sports field and turf grass maintenance for all City of Ocala's fields, inclusive of mowing, irrigation, chemicals, fertilizer applications, infields grooming, sand volleyball courts, layout/painting of various sports and all turf maintenance practices.

Want to Hold a Party in the Park?

Picnic pavilions (and even some parks) can be reserved for group gatherings.  Whether it is a family birthday party, family reunion or even a corporate picnic, we can assist you with identifying the best facility to meet your needs. 

For more information on reserving a pavilion or facility, go to our online registration system, (reservation fees apply) or call 352.368.5500. For your reference, below is a list of other phone numbers / websites you might find helpful in your quest to enjoy the great outdoors!

Florida State Parks Information Center 850.245.2157

Marion County Parks and Recreation 352.671.8560

Ocala National Forest Visitor Center 352.236.0288