Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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March 23

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 ...

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

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 ...

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Hand Sewn Bee Art

Learn to cut felt & hand sew. Intended for children 5 years & older.

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

352Creates Pop-Up Art Activities

"Create in Place" everywhere in the 352 area code. Community-wide “pop-up” style art activities will help promote health and community engagement ...

Step 317 Free Spring Mini Session

Join Step317 Photography for an adorable spring themed mini session at their studio. Each session includes a special treat for ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: free
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

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

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 ...

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Step 317 Free Spring Mini Session

Join Step317 Photography for an adorable spring themed mini session at their studio. Each session includes a special treat for ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: free
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Walk the Talk for Epilepsy

Come out and enjoy a day of family fun all for a GREAT cause! The event begins with a 5K ...

Moving Sale at Brain Works

Moving Sale at Brain Works. Furniture. Toys, games and puzzles for kids and for adults. Children's books. Parenting, education 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 ...

Noah's March for a Cure 5K

Join the UF Diabetes Institute and Noah’s March Foundation on the UF campus on Sunday, March 26, for Noah’s March ...

Tinkergarten Trial Class (Jonesville)

At Tinkergarten, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play. In this free trial class, Tinkergarten Leader, Tricia Nelson, ...

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 ...

Historic Haile Homestead Sunday Tour

The Historic Haile Homestead is unique in the Nation for its "Talking Walls."  For a reason lost to time, the Haile ...

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 ...

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 ...

Yoga 4 Every BODY on Mondays

Ms. Brianna Schiavoni (a licensed counselor & coach) is offering DONATION-BASED, weekly yoga classes to any & all interested community ...

Tinkergarten Trial Class (Westside Park)

Come see what Tinkergarten is all about at this FREE trial class! Tinkergarten provides educational and fun classes for kids ...

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

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

Tinkergarten Trial Class (Westside Park)

Come see what Tinkergarten is all about at this FREE trial class! Tinkergarten provides educational and fun classes for kids ...

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: www.independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

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 Lasers Electrons Magnets

Ages 6-8 What will be taught? Engineering Physics Technology For those who are curious about lasers, lights, magnets and batteries. You're in luck! This class ...

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

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 ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center: Antique Tractor & Engine Show

Antique tractors and farming equipment reflecting 200 years of rural American history will be on display throughout the festival. Demonstrating ...

Skate Station Tiny Tots

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

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 ...

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Open House Gainesville Health & Fitness

Gainesville Health and Fitness is celebrating the completion of a five-year, multi-million dollar transformation with a fun, filled Open House ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 4820 W Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ghfc.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center: Antique Tractor & Engine Show

Antique tractors and farming equipment reflecting 200 years of rural American history will be on display throughout the festival. Demonstrating ...