Formed in 1972 with a simple mission — to promote the appreciation of the fine arts and to enhance art education within our community.
FAFO continues to support arts education through scholarships and various community programs.
About FAFO

We won “HOTTEST TICKET IN TOWN” in
Ocala Magazine‘s BEST OF THE BEST 2014!


Fine Arts for Ocala, Inc. (FAFO) formed in 1972 with the mission to promote the appreciation of the fine arts and to enhance art education in our community.  Forty years later the vision continues as the Ocala Arts Festival brings professional artists from across the country each October.


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    Ocala Arts Festival

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    The place to be the last weekend in October is FAFO’s Ocala Arts Festival where a person can experience art on every level! There is so much to do and see as we bring together fine artists from all parts of the country.


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      Symphony Under The Stars

      Year after year, families gather under the sky’s vast canvas of stars and beneath the beautiful oak trees at the Ocala Golf Club to witness the magic of the symphony, with a concert performed by the Ocala Symphony Orchestra. We hope you make this event a family tradition and look forward to seeing you on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 10th, 2015!


      ADVANCED TICKET SALES HAVE ENDED. Tickets available at the Gate. Gates open at 5:30pm.

      If you purchase your ticket in advance, please print the email receipt you receive — that is your Ticket. Show it at the Gate



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