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Alachua County Library District: Ongoing Programs for Children

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

Alachua Library Teen Tech Week

Join us at the Alachua Branch Library March 5th through March 11th as we celebrate "Teen Tech" week. Teens can ...

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience our spring mini session with real baby ducklings! A fun session on our custom design set. Photographs with ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Walk Alachua County

The UF Diabetes Institute is inviting the Alachua County community to participate in Walk Alachua County. The program consists of ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Cade Museum's Kitchen Chemistry

Ages 9+ What will be taught? Art Chemistry Physics Roll up those sleeves, pull out your aprons and join us on a tasty journey of ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $40
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Day Out with Thomas the Train

Day Out With Thomas™ offers an opportunity for children and their families to take a 20 minute ride with Thomas ...

  • 9:00 am 
  • Location: Florida Railroad Museum, 12210 83rd St E., Parrish, FL 34219
  • Cost: $19.00 to $23.00
  • Website: www.frrm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

GHF: Family Fitness Festival at Kanapaha Park

A fun day outside to encourage families to be more active. All Elementary Schools are invited to participate. The purpose ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Kanapaha Park, Tower Road and SW 41st Place, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Just Between Friends Consignment Sale

Just Between Friends is the nation's largest children's and maternity consignment, twice-a-year event, with franchises across the United States.   The ...

Live Oak International

Recognized as one of the most prestigious equestrian events in the United States, the Live Oak International Combined Driving and ...

  • 9:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: 2215 SW 110th Ave, Ocala, Florida 34481
  • Cost: $10/person, $5/senior, kids under 12 enter free
  • Website: liveoakinternational.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Shands and Kohl's Bike Rodeo and Safety Fair

Join UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, the University of Florida Police Department and several community partners to learn how to ...

Joey's GOLD Pirate & Princess 5k Run/Walk

O2B Kids, Kids 4 Kids Florida and Joey's Wings Foundation present the 5k GOLD Pirate & Princess Run on March ...

Art at the Archer Depot

Art at the Archer Depot celebrates creativity in Archer, Florida! Everyone is welcome to attend this free event that is ...

Car Show for Stop Children's Cancer

This is a great free event to bring the family out to and see some beautiful cars of local and ...

Crafts with the Trash Princess: Sea Creatures

Dive under the sea and learn how to make your own octopus or jellyfish friend with repurposed materials! Then learn ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: The Repurpose Project, 1920 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Depot Park Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp

Join us every Saturday at 10am at Depot Park for Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp! This one hour workout is kick-butt and ...

Florida Strawberry Festival

We will have 11 full days of strawberries, shortcake, big name concerts, rides, stage shows, attractions, food galore, exhibits, displays, ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: 303 Lemon St, Plant City, Florida 33563
  • Cost: Adults (ages 13+): $10 Children (ages 6-12): $5 Children (ages 5 and under): FREE
  • Website: www.flstrawberryfestival.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Historic Haile Homestead Saturday Tour

The Historic Haile Homestead is unique in the Nation for its "Talking Walls."  For a reason lost to time, the Haile ...

Hogtown Pet a Reptile Program

We give kids the chance to ask the questions they want to know about. While learning something new, they get ...

Kirby Family Farm's Nature Coast Civil War Reenactment

The Kirby Family Farm is very proud to host the 20th Annual Nature Coast Civil War Reenactment again this year. ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: 19630 NE 30th Street, Williston, Florida 32696
  • Cost: $10/student, ages 3 and up
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Michaels Kids Club

Let your kids explore their creativity every Saturday while you shop! Just $2 per child ages 3 and up. All ...

Skate Station Funworks Open Bounce Saturdays

Have fun all morning at Skate Station! Admission includes bounce houses, rock climbing and Kid's Adventure soft play area.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $9 for ages 6-10 | $7 for ages 5 & under
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Spring Festival and Vendor Fair

Join us for a fun and informational event for children with disabilities and their families. We'll have information from numerous ...

Guitar Center Free Workshop: Learn to Play Ukulele

Guitar Center is proud to offer this beginner ukulele group workshop for all of our newest ukulele players. Every customer ...

Mill Creek Farm Retirement Home for Horses

Bring a bag (or bags) of carrots to feed the horses. The Retirement Home for Horses gives lifetime care to ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 20307 NW C.R. 235A, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free (bring a bag of carrots to feed the horses)
  • Website: millcreekfarm.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Gainesville Ducks Fall Football and Cheer Registration

Gainesville Ducks Fall Football and Cheer Registration Day for 5-12 year olds! Save 50% on March 11th.

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Play It Again Sports, 3425 W University Ave Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational

Skate Station Funworks Roller Skating Lessons

You are never too young or old to Learn to Skate! !Skate Station Funworks offers a skating lesson program on ...

  • 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 320606
  • Cost: Free with paid admission ($9)
  • Website: www.funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Cade Museum's Carpentry for Kids

Ages 9+ What will be taught? Art Design Engineering Wood, nails, hammers, saws and more! These will be just some of the tools used ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $45 Per Student
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Capoeira Family Classes at Depot Park

Join us, parents and kids for a Family Class every Saturday on the open lawn!

French Fun Food & Foreign Languages Saturday Club

Kids experience the French culture through music, games, food and more. They also learn the language with an age-appropriate ...

Grande Liberté Farm Presents Sylvia Zerbini and her Amazing Horses

An artistic blend of up to 15 horses at Liberty. Witness the herd of stallions and geldings working together to ...

Learn with Jo-Ann: Wilton Cozy Chick Donut Treats

Use basic buttercream decorating techniques for a cozy nest & figure-piped chick. Intended for children 8 years & older.

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Painting with a Twist: Family Fun Neon Jellyfish

Ages 7 and up are welcome! Ages 7-12 MUST be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the class. ...

Petco Meet the Critters

Bring your kids and come Meet the Critters every Saturday from 1–3 pm. Discover scales, tails and a whole lot of ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Petco, 6869 West Newberry Road Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Website: www.petco.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sun Country Back Handspring and Tuck Boot Camp

Come and join us to work with highly trained professionals to perfect your Back Handspring, Back Tucks, and Tumbling Skills. ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $26.25 in advance for members, $29 advance non-members, or $40 at the door
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

Westside Baptist Church: Mother/Daughter Princess Tea

From 1 to 3pm, mothers and daughters can gather together for a magical time of fun and fellowship that ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Westside Baptist Church: 10000 W. Newberry Rd. Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $15 for adults and $10 for children, with a maximum of $40 per family.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

E.A.R.S. One Day Membership Tour for Kids

Come see Lions, Tigers, Bears, Monkeys and More! All animals are in locked enclosures and this is a slow moving ...

  • 1:45 pm -  3:15 pm 
  • Location: 2615 East Hwy 318, Citra FL 32113
  • Cost: $18.00 for ages 10 and over and $10.00 for ages -2-9 per person. WE accept cash and checks only.
  • Website: www.earsinc.net
  • Category: Informational

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium Kids Matinee

The Kika Silva Pla Planetarium offers a kids matinee every Saturday. Check the website for updated schedule and show information.

  • 3:00 pm 
  • Location: 3000 NW 83rd Street, Building X, Room 129, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Adults: $5 Seniors and kids 4-12: $4, Kids 3 and under are free
  • Website: www.sfcollege.edu
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Corks and Colors All Ages Eiffel Tower

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Canvas options are 12x16in ($20), 16x20in ($25) or 18x24in ($35).

Star Center Theatre presents Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah has a crazy passion for words: the more abstruse and labyrinthine, the better. But this gift is almost overwhelmed ...

  • 4:00 pm 
  • Location: Star Center Theatre 608 N Main St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $12 ( $10 students, Seniors and Veterans)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Tioga Run for Haven Hospice

Join us for the 8th annual Run for Haven to be held on Saturday, March 11th at the Tioga Town ...

M2 Battle Sports Newberry Open Play

Join us for the ultimate game. M2 Battlesports is an outdoor tactical laser tag game. M2 Battlesports has weapons with ...

Alachua Movie in the Park: Moana

The City of Alachua, with support from Little Pine Pediatrics, is hosting Movie in the Park featuring the movie "Moana" ...

Jordan Glen presents Matilda at Eastside High School

Jordan Glen presents their Senior Musical: Matilda! There will be three shows: Friday, March 10, 7pm Saturday, March 11, 7pm Sunday, March 12, 2pm

  • 7:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Eastside High School Auditorium, 1201 Southeast 43rd Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $10 adults / $5 for students & children
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

M2 Battle Sports Newberry Open Play

Join us for the ultimate game. M2 Battlesports is an outdoor tactical laser tag game. M2 Battlesports has weapons with ...