Weekend Planner : 9/24/2021
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Happy Friday everyone! Football, dinosaurs, and classic cars are part of our weekend.
Gator sports are in the spotlight again this weekend. The Gator volleyball team is back in the Odome to finish its two-game series with Mississippi State. Action starts at 7 tonight. Gator football is back in the Swamp following last Saturday’s thriller against Alabama. This week, Tennessee rolls into town to take on the Gators. Kickoff is at 7 pm Saturday.
The Florida Museum of Natural History is starting its latest exhibit Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies this weekend. It gives you a rare look at early dinosaur life with an amazing array of authentic dino specimens, bones, reconstructed nests, and more. It’s Saturday from 10 am to 4:30 pm.
In Ocala, the NPD Classic Car Show and Beer Fest is Saturday. The event will feature around 80 cool rides for you to check out. As for the beer, Citizens Circle downtown will be Craft Beer Central. There’ll also be live music and food trucks....and a splash pad for the kids. It runs from 11 am to 3 pm in downtown Ocala.
Two Tails Ranch in Williston it’s having its Elephant Appreciation Days this weekend. This is the 10th year for the fundraising event that includes food, fun for the kids, entertainment, and animal education talks. It’s Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm.
The Newberry American Legion is Welcoming Home Afghanistan Veterans with an event Saturday from 10 am to 9 pm. It kicks off with a parade at 10 am on West Newberry Road, followed by an expo at Clark Plantation with the National Guard, information booths, live music, food vendors, and a play area for the kids.
Enjoy your weekend!
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