Fall Festivals

This page lists fall festivals for families in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Kids Gainesville: Fall Festivals - Fun 4 Gator Kids
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09/14-09/30 Latino Film Festival

Since 2005, the Gainesville Latino Film Festival has featured hundreds of groundbreaking, highly acclaimed and thought-provoking films from Latin Amer ...

September 14-30
09/15-09/17 Cedar Key Pirate Fest

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 ...

September 15-17
City Park & Dock Street, Cedar Key, FL
09/23 Abiding Savior Oktoberfest

Join Abiding Savior Lutheran Church for Oktoberfest. Family fun includes a traditional German lunch, polka music from the Brass Buddies, vendors, craf ...

September 23
Hours: 10am-2pm
9700 West Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL, 32606
10/01-10/30 Rogers Farm Fall Festival and Corn Maze

Fun filled entertainment for the whole family. Young and old will have a memorable experience. Take a pleasant stroll down the spooky trail where you ...

Hours: Friday 5-11pm, Saturday 10am-11pm, Sunday 1pm-6pm
$15 for all activities, $10 for corn maze and spook tra...
3831 NW 156th Ave, Gainesville, FL
10/07 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 7
Hours: 9am-4pm
Heritage Park, Main Street, Williston, FL
10/08 ButterflyFest

A celebration of wings, wildlife & biodiversity! Explore the lives of bats, bees, birds and butterflies at this fall’s ButterflyFest. Enjoy the Butter ...

October 8
Hours: 11am-4pm
free
Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL, 32611
10/13 Haile Village Center Oktoberfest

Eins, zwei, drei! Come join us Friday, October 13th for Haile Village Center's 'Ocktoberfest' (5PM - 10PM) at the Rabell Realty Group headquarters. Th ...

October 13
Hours: 5-10pm
free
Haile Village Center, SW 91st Terrace, Gainesville, FL
10/20-10/28 Alachua County Fair

Traditional fair rides, animal shows, farm animals, live music, food, and more. Come see the changes this year at the Alachua County Fair! Register ...

October 20-28
3100 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida
10/21 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 21
Hours: 10am-4pm
$5 for children 5-12 and $8 for adults, children 4 and ...
1309 N.W. 192nd Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32609., Gainesville, FL
10/21 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 21
Hours: 8am-5pm
free
Van Ness Park, 5835 Avenue G, McIntosh, FL
10/21-10/22 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 21-22
Hours: 10am-5pm
Thornebrook Village, 2441 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville, FL, 32606
10/21-10/22 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 21-22
Hours: 9am-5pm
10/28-10/29 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 28-29
Hours: Saturday: 9am-5pm and Sunday: 9am-4pm
Downtown Micanopy, Micanopy, FL
11/05 Alachua Main Street Festival

All along Main Street in Downtown Historic Alachua residents, visitors, vendors, and friendly shopkeepers come together for a leisurely afternoon. We ...

November 5
Hours: 11am-5pm
Main Street, Alachua, FL
11/11 Fall Winery Festival and Sangria 5K Dash

Join us for our 4th Annual Island Grove Wine Company Fall Festival on Saturday, November 11th. This year we are having our main festival at the winery ...

November 11
Hours: 8am-4pm
Island Grove Wine Company 24703 SE 193rd Ave,, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
11/11-11/12 Gainesville Downtown Festival and Art Show

The streets of historic downtown Gainesville, from City Hall to the Hippodrome State Theatre will be transformed into a celebration of art and creativ ...

November 11-12
Hours: Saturday: 10am-5pm and Sunday: 10am-4pm
Downtown, Gainesville, FL
11/18 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! Enjoy ...

November 18
Hours: 12pm-10pm
$10-$20 sliding scale admissions Children 12 & under FR...
17603 NW 276th Lane, Alachua, FL, 32615
11/25 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 25
Hours: 9am-4pm
3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32641