Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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February 22

Family Fun includes festivals, carnivals, family fun nights, fairs and other types of fun family events.

Events and programs for kids with special needs

Races, Walks, 5Ks includes listings for all types of athletic competitions that kids can participate in - not just watch.

Informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations 

Family friendly shows and concerts

 

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18.

Other family-friendly events like mini-photo sessions consignment sales and other events that don't fit into another category

Sporting events and home games for local sports teams

One time classes open to kids and families. 

Holiday events with themes focused on specific holidays like Halloween, Christmas, Easter, 4th of July, etc.

Events and pageants where kids or families compete to win a title or prize.

Ongoing Programs includes any family programs that occur on an ongoing basis such as every week or every month.

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Alachua County Library District: Ongoing Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of ongoing programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, after-school crafts, Read ...

IndepenDance Studio Parent and Child Class

Come join our "Mommy and Me" styled class! At i.Baby & Me, we encourage mommies, daddies, grandparents, caretackers or anyone ...

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam Wednesdays

Parents can drop their kids off at Sun Country Sports Center for 2 hours for fun games, gymnastics instructions ...

Cade Museum's Squishy Circuits

Ages 6-8 What will be taught? Art Chemistry Engineering This lab explores the science and engineering of simple, open, closed and parallel circuits, while ...

  • 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $30 Per Student
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

E.A.R.S. One Day Membership Tour

Some of the animals you will see on this walking tour are LIONS,TIGERS, BEARS,LEOPARDS, MONKEYS and more! For ages 10 ...

  • 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm
  • Location: 2615 East Highway 318, Citra, FL 32113
  • Cost: $18/person 10 and up.
  • Website: www.earsinc.net
  • Category: Informational

Alachua County Library District: Ongoing Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of ongoing programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, after-school crafts, Read ...

Oak Hall School Early Childhood Learning Center Open House

Oak Hall School invites families with children ages 3 & 4 to join us for fun activities as we learn ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:15 am
  • Location: Oak Hall School Early Childhood Learning Center, 7715 SW 14th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Free, please sign up as space is limited
  • Website: www.oakhall.org
  • Category: Informational

Skate Station Tiny Tots

For ages 5 and under. Skating, Soft Play and Bounce Houses!

Connections Playgroup at River of Life Church

Join us for Connections playgroup every other Thursday. This is an event for parents and children both to connect with other ...

Magic Mike at HobbyTown USA

Hobby Town now has a magic department! Magic Mike will be demonstrating magic that you can do from 2-4pm on ...

Alachua County Library District: Ongoing Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of ongoing programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, after-school crafts, Read ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11/member, $13.25 non-member, punchcards available, free for children under 2
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Micos Legacy Spring Powwow

The Sovereign Nation of the Oklevueha Band of Yamassee Seminoles proudly invites you to attend our annual Mico's Legacy PowWow. FRI ...

Dudley Farm Reconstruction Era

Following the Civil War, many returning Confederate soldiers came home to ruined farms and a lost way of life. Having ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 18730 W Newberry Rd, Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: Free with park admission of $5 per vehicle
  • Website: friendsofdudleyfarm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Tower Road Library Capoeira

Celebrate Black History Month by learning about the Afro-Brazilian martial art and dance, Capoeira. Capoeira also incorporates musical rhythm and ...

Alachua County Library District: Ongoing Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of ongoing programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, after-school crafts, Read ...

Project Appleseed "Ladyseed" Rifle Marksmanship Clinic

Project Appleseed “Ladyseed” Rifle Marksmanship Clinic is a Project Appleseed event designed specifically for ladies and girls and reserved only ...

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids' Knitting

The class where your kids will learn to fall in love with yarn. This class includes free supplies (while they ...

  • 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Walk Alachua County

The UF Diabetes Institute is inviting the Alachua County community to participate in Walk Alachua County. The program consists of ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Alachua County Library District: Ongoing Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of ongoing programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, after-school crafts, Read ...

Project Appleseed "Ladyseed" Rifle Marksmanship Clinic

Project Appleseed “Ladyseed” Rifle Marksmanship Clinic is a Project Appleseed event designed specifically for ladies and girls and reserved only ...

Gamesville Tabletop Family Game Day

The greatest joys of gaming is sharing those games with people. Bring your friends, bring your kids, bring whoever you ...

Allied Capoeira League: Free Kids Classes at Depot Park

Join Professor Mico from Allied Capoeira League for free Brazilian Martial Arts classes, for ages 9-14, in front of Pop-a-Top, ...

Active Streets Gainesville: Chimera Fest

A day for people to celebrate in their streets, taking place on South Main St and the surrounding Depot Park ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: South Main Street and surrounding Depot Park area, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua County Library District: Ongoing Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of ongoing programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, after-school crafts, Read ...

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement

Come sing, dance, and play at Smart Start at Zion's Music and Movement class. We sing and play a new ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $2.00/family per class
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Group

Pregnant? Postpartum? Join us on the 4th Monday at Postpartum Wellness and Family Counseling. Babies welcome. Drop-in as you can ...

Enriching Your World with Art

Monday art class for kids 5-15 DISCOVER and CREATE with the visual language of ART! EXPLORE different art media DEVELOP ...

Alachua County Library District: Ongoing Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of ongoing programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, after-school crafts, Read ...

Head Start/VPK Registration

Head Start is now accepting applications for children who will be 3 or 4 years old by September 01, 2017 ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11/member, $13.25 non-member, punchcards available, free for children under 2
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

¡Amigos! Playgroup at Zion Lutheran Church

Amigos is a playgroup which welcomes Spanish and non-Spanish speaking children alike. We learn new words each week by conversing, ...

Pokemon Homeschoolers Gamesville Tabletop

Homeschool Parents! Need something new to add to your kids schedule? Try Boardgames! Boardgaming is an amazing social activity that allows ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun