Fall Festivals

This page lists fall festivals for families in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Kids Gainesville: Fall Festivals - Fun 4 Gator Kids
09/22 Abiding Savior Oktoberfest

Live Music! German music with The Brass Buddies Food!  Bratwurst, Hotdogs, Sauerkraut, German Potato Salad ($5 per plate). Soft Pretzels and Cotton ...

September 22
Hours: 10am-2pm
9700 West Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL, 32606
09/30 Authentic Oktoberfest at Audi of Gainesville

Audi Gainesville is hosting its second annual authentic German Oktoberfest on Saturday, September 29th, 2018. We welcome Florida Gators fans and lover ...

September 29
Hours: 10am-7pm
1920 N Main Street, Gainesville, FL
10/05 Haile Village Center Oktoberfest

Come join us for the annual celebration of Haile Village Center's Oktoberfest! A night of great food, drinks, and entertainment. Fun for all ages!

October 5
Hours: 5-10pm
Haile Village Center, SW 91st Terrace, Gainesville, FL
10/06 Central Florida Peanut Festival

This will be the day to “GO NUTS” at the Central Florida Peanut Festival in Williston! A day of family fun is planned with plenty of music, arts & cra ...

October 6
Hours: 9am-3pm
Heritage Park, Main Street, Williston, FL
10/13 ButterflyFest

Explore the lives of bats, bees, birds and butterflies at the 13th annual ButterflyFest on Saturday, Oct. 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.! Learn about butte ...

October 13
Hours: 10am-4pm
Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL, 32611
10/13-10/14 A Country Circus

Two Hawk Hammock's 9th Annual Circus Show. Two day event 12 - 5pm. Cirque shows by Ascendance at 1:00 and 3:30. Tickets (valid both days). Proceeds ...

October 13-14
Hours: 12-5pm
$15 Advance / $20 Door / Kids 12 and under Free
Two Hawk Hammock 17950 NE 53rd Ln, Williston, FL
10/13-10/14 Art Festival at Thornebrook

A two day festival of juried fine arts and fine crafts under the covered walkways and on the grassy areas and plaza of Thornebrook Village. There ar ...

October 13-14
Hours: 10am-5pm
Thornebrook Village, 2441 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville, FL, 32606
10/19-10/21 Alligator Warrior Fest at O'Leno State Park

Alligator Warrior Festival is an annual non-profit event, in memory of the years between 1800 and 1859, when Lake City Florida was still called Alliga ...

October 19-21
Hours: 9am-5pm
Park entrance is $5/vehicle (2-8 people)
410 SE O'Leno Park Road, High Springs, FL
10/19-10/27 Alachua County Fair

Traditional fair rides, animal shows, farm animals, live music, food, and more. Family fun for everyone! Discounted Advanced tickets on sale at t ...

October 19-27
3100 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida
10/20 Florida Bat Festival at Lubee Bat Conservancy

The Annual Florida Bat Festival is an opportunity for attendees to view giant fruit bats, tour the conservancy grounds and enjoy the great outdoors wh ...

October 20
Hours: 10am-5pm
$5 for children 5-12 and $8 for adults, children 4 and ...
1309 N.W. 192nd Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32609., Gainesville, FL
10/20 High Springs Church of God: Community Fall Festival

Music, Free Food and Drinks, Face Painting, Games, Vendors, Candy, Booths, Bounce Houses, Give Aways, Fellowship and Fun for the whole family. Free ...

October 20
Hours: 10am-3pm
25353 W US Hwy 27, High Springs, FL
10/20 McIntosh 1890 Festival

Annual 1890 Arts Crafts and Antiques Show in McIntosh, Florida. Over 280 arts, crafts and antiques vendors from all over the country will participate ...

October 20
Hours: 8am-5pm
Van Ness Park, 5835 Avenue G, McIntosh, FL
10/20-10/21 Cedar Key Seafood Festival

This major event features well over 200 arts and crafts exhibits, and great local seafood food in City Park.   There will be live musical entertainmen ...

October 20-21
Hours: 9am-5pm
10/27-10/28 Micanopy Fall Festival

Micanopy Florida is a scenic location for a fall arts and crafts festival. Micanopy is the town that time forgot. This quiet little town bustles with ...

October 27-28
Hours: Saturday: 9am-5pm and Sunday: 9am-4pm
Downtown Micanopy, Micanopy, FL
11/10  Sangria 5K Dash and Jazz in the Grove Festival

Join us for our Island Grove Wine Company 3rd Annual Sangria 5K Dash and Jazz in the Grove Festival on Saturday, Nov 10, 2018. The Sangria 5K Dash wil ...

November 10
Hours: 8am-6pm
Island Grove Wine Company 24703 SE 193rd Ave,, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
11/10 Swallowtail Fall Festival

Swallowtail Farm's annual celebration of the fall harvest and everything green and good on the farm, our brilliant local community, and beyond! A sust ...

November 10
Hours: 11am-9pm
$18, Children 12 & under FREE
17603 NW 276th Lane, Alachua, FL, 32615
11/17 Newberry Fall Festival

Downtown Newberry Mainstreet Fall Festival, along Seaboard/Keene Drive. Free Admission. Bounce House, Face Painting, Music, Dancers, food, music, and ...

November 17
Hours: 9am-4pm
Downtown, Newberry, FL
11/24 Morningside Nature Center Cane Boil and Fiddlefest

This event is held each year the Saturday after Thanksgiving, and combines traditions of giving thanks and fall harvest with live fiddle, banjo and st ...

November 24
Hours: 10am-4pm
3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32641
11/30-12/02 Cedar Key Pirate Invasion Weekend

Come and enjoy a unique weekend in “The Best Little Pirate Town in Florida.” The Cedar Key Pirates in Paradise and pirate-friendly folks of Cedar Key ...

November 30-December 2
City Park & Dock Street, Cedar Key, FL
12/01-12/02 Gainesville Downtown Festival and Art Show

North Florida’s art scene swings into high gear on Saturday , December 1, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, December 2, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with t ...

December 1-2
Hours: Saturday and Sunday, 10am-5pm
Downtown, Gainesville, FL