Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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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: 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 Florida Folk Festival

Welcome to the Florida Folk Festival, a three-day celebration of the music, dance, stories, crafts and food that make Florida ...

  • 8:00 am
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: Advance Admission/Adult: 1 day $25, weekend $50, Child: $5, Free for under 6 years old.
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

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 non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Gamesville Tabletop Learn To Play Magic the Gathering

Gamesville Tabletop Inc is setting aside time to teach Magic the Gathering to beginners. We've always been willing, and have ...

Archery Open Shooting

Open shooting is available to non-members on Fridays from 5-7 pm.

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Archery Center, 24880 NW 16th Ave, Newberry FL
  • Cost: $20 per person, $15 without equipment rental
  • Website: esdf.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

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

Bass Fishing Tournament

Join us for the North Central Florida's annual Bass Fishing Tournament! There will be a Kid's Dock Tournament too! Refreshments ...

  • 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Lochloosa Harbo RV Park, 15008 SE US Highway 301, Hawthorne, Florida 32640
  • Cost: $20 donation, and kids dock tournament $2 entry
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Straughn Farm Blueberry U-Pick

Last chance for fresh blueberries! Saturday 5/27/17 8 am-6 pm at our Windsor Farm. You Pick Blueberries $3/lb. Pre-picked Blueberries $4/lb., ...

Memorial Day Weekend at Red White and Blues Farm

Come and celebrate with us on the farm... Plenty to keep your family entertained! Free tractor farm hay rides for the kids, ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Florida Folk Festival

Welcome to the Florida Folk Festival, a three-day celebration of the music, dance, stories, crafts and food that make Florida ...

  • 8:00 am
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: Advance Admission/Adult: 1 day $25, weekend $50, Child: $5, Free for under 6 years old.
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Alachua County Library District: 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 Florida Folk Festival

Welcome to the Florida Folk Festival, a three-day celebration of the music, dance, stories, crafts and food that make Florida ...

  • 8:00 am
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: Advance Admission/Adult: 1 day $25, weekend $50, Child: $5, Free for under 6 years old.
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Memorial Day Weekend at Red White and Blues Farm

Come and celebrate with us on the farm... Plenty to keep your family entertained! Free tractor farm hay rides for the kids, ...

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 ...

Blue Crab Festival

Held each year on Memorial Day weekend, this year's Blue Crab Festival will feature carnival rides, live music, arts and ...

All Libraries are CLOSED

All library branches are CLOSED on May 29th.

Skate Station Tiny Tots: Mondays

Tiny Tots moves to Monday! Ages 5 & Under can Bounce, Play, Skate, and Ride! Feel free to bring your ...

Kulaqua River Ranch: Community Days

In an effort to support the families of our community, Camp Kulaqua opens the River Ranch during specific days during ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: $11.75/person | Children 3 and under are free
  • Website: www.kulaqua.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Blue Crab Festival

Held each year on Memorial Day weekend, this years Blue Crab Festival will feature carnival rides, live music, arts and ...

Alachua County Library District: 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 non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Allied Capoeira Tot Tumbling and Music

See what your little one is capable of in our Tot Tumbling and Music class! They will be exposed to ...

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 ...

Allied Capoeira Tot Tumbling and Music

See what your little one is capable of in our Tot Tumbling and Music class! They will be exposed to ...

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

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

Allied Capoeira Tot Tumbling and Music

See what your little one is capable of in our Tot Tumbling and Music class! They will be exposed to ...

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

Tower Road Library Tonewood Family Music

Did you know that all children are musical? Have you ever wondered what you can do to nurture the musical ...

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 ...