Spring Festivals

This page lists spring festivals for families in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Kids Gainesville: Spring Festivals - Fun 4 Gator Kids
03/24 Gainesville Festival of the Sea

Festival of the Sea is a family event meant to bring out those who share one thing in common, the love of seafood. An amazing outdoor experience with ...

March 24
Hours: 11am-9pm
200 SE Depot Ave, Gainesville, FL
03/24-03/25  Kanapaha Botantical Spring Garden Festival

This is Gainesville's premier horticultural event. The Spring Garden Festival features about 175 booths offering plants, landscape displays, garden ac ...

March 24-25
Hours: 9am-5pm
$8 Adults, $5 kids
4700 SW 58th Dr., Gainesville, FL
04/07  India Fest and Health Fair

Day of family fun to enjoy and learn about Indian culture with colorful cultural show, clothes and ornaments exhibition and delicious food and snacks. ...

April 7
Hours: 9am-6pm
$5 admission (Children under 5 are free)
Santa Fe Auditorium, 3000 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, FL
04/07-04/08 Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival

Set amid picturesque turn-of-the-century homes in the Northeast Gainesville Historic District, the 48th annual Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival o ...

April 7-8
Hours: 9am-
NE 1st Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
04/14  Swallowtail Spring Fest

Come on out to the Swallowtail Farm Spring Festival and celebrate community, locality, & the bounty of spring! There is something for everyone! Local ...

April 14
Hours: 12pm-9pm
$10-$20 sliding scale admissions Children 12 & under FR...
17603 NW 276th Ln, Alachua, FL
04/15 Jest Fest

Announcing the return of JEST FEST! Please join us on Sunday, April 15th, for another FREE, fun-filled day of hilarity and derring-do at the Historic ...

April 15
Hours: 11am-6pm
302 NE 6th Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32601
04/15 Newberry WestFest

WestFest is a fun, free event geared towards families and community, that is held in Newberry FL. Attendees only need a lawn chair or blanket to enjoy ...

April 15
Hours: 1-8pm
Lois Forte Park, Newberry, FL
04/20-22 Fifth Avenue Arts Festival

The 5th Avenue Arts Festival, one of Gainesville longest running events that celebrate culture in beautiful downtown Gainesville. The event is host ...

April 20-22
600 NW 5th Avenue, Gainesville, FL
04/22 Alachua Spring Main Street Festival

The Alachua Business League's Main Street Festival will take place in the historic, downtown area of Alachua. We invite all local residents, visitors ...

April 22
Hours: 11am-5pm
Main Street, Alachua, FL
04/24-04/25 Cedar Key Fine Arts Festival

Cedar Key Welcomes 120 Fine Artists and Craftsmen to the Annual Arts Festival. Great food, music and kids activities in Beachfront City Park.

March 24-25
Hours: 10am-5pm | until 4pm on Sunday
04/28 Tree Fest

Solar Impact and Swamp Head Brewery are teaming up again for the annual Tree Fest, hosted at Swamp Head. The purpose of Tree Fest is to raise money to ...

April 28
Hours: 12pm-11pm
Swamp Head Brewery, 3650 SW 42nd Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32608
05/12 Windsor Zucchini Festival

When spring has sprung and zucchinis are spreading on the ground -- once again it will be time for the Annual Windsor Zucchini Festival. Won't you com ...

May 12
Hours: 9am-4pm
7 miles east of Gainesville on County Road 234 between State Road 20 (Hawthorne Road) and State Road 26 (Orange Heights, Windsor, FL
05/19 Newberry Watermelon Festival

Parade starts at 9am. Come watch or be part of the fun! Each year the Newberry Watermelon Festival committee works hard to improve the festival and ...

May 19
Hours: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Country Way Town Square, Newberry, FL
05/25-05/27 Florida Folk Festival

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

May 25-27
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 North, White Springs, FL