Enjoying the holidays in the historic Ocala Florida
Expect an unbelievable 2013-2014 holiday season in the horse capital of the world, Ocala Florida! There are many anticipated jolly activities, a sure reminder of Marion County’s family-focused and culturally-embracing style. Seven Sisters Inn, a Florida Bed and Breakfast, has taken a prominent lead in this as well, offering a new offerings of hospitality treats, sure to launch off an amazing festive season.
As an iconic and historic staple in Ocala’s Fort King district, the Seven Sisters Inn is hosting several holiday events. Besides their popular Murder Mysteries, scheduled on the fourthof the Month (December 28th), a Holiday Tea Party that targets youngsters will be launched off on December 22nd. The Snow Queen will be the premiering hostess of the first Children’s Holiday Tea Party is certainly on its way of becoming a welcomed tradition at the Inn. The Snow Queen and her entourage of princes and princesses, dancers, servers in costumes will welcome youngsters between the ages of 4 and 12 to a Winter Wonderland at the Seven Sisters Inn. During their visit, they will enjoy Christmas Spiced Warm Teas, Hot Chocolates, finger sandwiches and lemon square … all served with the delicacy and grandeur that could be expected in a century old tradition.
On Friday, December 13th the holiday candlelight tours return to the Inn with an emphasis on celebrating painted art. “Art with Hearth” will present 13 pieces of artwork all hung in appointed premiere spaces within the inn, including the 5 glowing fire place hearths. Candle light tours of the inn, including its handsomely decorated suites will be available from 6pm to 9pm on December 13th. Each art piece will be represented by its artist (present during the show) and its chosen non-profit organization. The next day, tours continue from. Proceeds from the $10 requested donation, will be divided amongst the 13 community organizations. In addition, the inn will also open its outdoor space , the 14thfrom , to celebrate its first annual “Historic Ft King Holiday Show Festival”. This free to the public event, will feature over 30 artists (of all types) displaying their finest works for purchase. What incredible “one of a kind” gift can be found for your “hard to please” person on your list! The festivities on this busy weekend will also introduce local musical talents (Christmas Carolers, musicians, holiday dancers) and of course … Old Saint Nick! Sure to please every member of the family!
Finally, the Inn has chosen to offer “community gifts” to their guests that that book suites from November 23rd through the end of the year. Guests have a choice of a generous gift certificate to a local restaurant, horse driven downtown carriage ride with chocolates and a bottle of wine, or maybe tickets for two to The Nutcracker! With this effort, not only will the inn’s guests be able to enjoy the traditionally decorated Victorian ambiance within its walls, but the warm and culturally-inspired happenings in town. They look forward to showcasing the beauty that the fine community of Ocala has to offer to all its visitors during such a magnificent time of the year!