December 7, 2022 | 7:30 PM

Hero Horse: A Magical True Story will premiere at The Marion Theatre before it heads to film festivals across the United States in 2023.

The documentary film event is a fundraiser to help support Gentle Carousel Miniature Therapy Horses elementary school reading programs. Gentle Carousel reading programs are held in partnership with The Ocala Metro Chamber & Economic Partnership (CEP) and Marion County Public Schools.

The star of Hero Horse will arrive at The Marion Theatre in a limousine wearing a tuxedo to walk the red carpet. You can dress up red carpet style or dress casually for the event.

Tickets include the film, soft drinks, popcorn, candy and an appearance by the film star. Showtime is at 7:30 PM. Hero Horse merchandise will be available in the lobby.

VIP Tickets include the film, pre-show party at 6:30 PM with soft drinks, wine, beer or try a “Remember the Magic” specialty cocktail, treats, photo and meet and greet with the film star, movie premiere swag bag and more.

If you are not able to attend the premiere but would like to make a donation to support the therapy horse programs visit or call 352-226-9009.