Friends of Silver Springs State Park

The Friends of Silver Springs State Park

Citizen Support Organization - celebrating our 10th year in 2015!

Friends Special Events

WOW something incredible is going to Happen with the friends, the Park Adventure Drawing of Chance
Rumor has it there will be some incredibly good Prizes Available

Stay tune to this website page for more information.
Critter Trail 5K
November  2017, date TBA

A fun day at Silver Springs State park for the whole family. Our first 5k Run was last year and a huge success it was. Mark you calendars for November 19 and join us for another great 5 k run. 

February TBA, 201\8

Flint knapping is the art of making stone tools by controlling how stone breaks in order to create specific shapes and sharp edges.  Public dates are February 20-21.

An awesome time for all.

February TBA, 2018

Annual fund raiser begins with a Nature Walk at 8:00 AM, followed by an awesome, freshly cooked pancake and sausage breakfast. $5 for adults, $3 for children under 12. 3 years and younger free. Save the date Feb 25, walk starts 8:00 am, breakfast 9:00 - 11:00 am.

Silver Springs State Park Special Events

Ocali Days
November 11 - 12, 2017

This popular fall festival is the annual fundraising event for the Silver River Museum and Environmental Educational Center run by the Marion County School Board. Experience old time music, storytellers and historical re-enactors portraying life on a late 1800's Marion County farmstead.