Family events, kids activities and parenting resources in the Gainesville area!
**Depot Park will get more shade! Shade sails’ construction begins Monday, Nov. 6, 2017 and should be complete before year’s end. The splash pad and the rest of the park will remain open during construction, however.**
Romp in the Playground: Climb, run, slide, spin and experience this exciting custom play area! Designed to inspire and encourage creativity, this playground has a little bit of something for everyone. Splash in the Blue Grotto
Inspired by the underwater caverns in Central Florida, this custom structure is fun for all ages. With waterfalls, ground jets, water cannons and hidden fossils, the blue grotto is the perfect spot for children and adults to play. Stroll on the Promenade- Wrapping around the north side of the main pond is a 20’ wide waters-edge promenade. View the pond a little closer on one of the overlooks, relax on a bench to watch the birds, or enjoy events like food truck rallies and art festivals.