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Step 317 Photography Holiday Portraits

Join us for a holiday session at our studio. All sessions include up to 6 people. Sessions will be ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Other

Parkrun at Depot Park

Join us for Depot Park parkrun's free weekly 5k to run, jog, walk, or volunteer! If you have never participated ...

Haile Farmers Market: Holiday Craft Fest

Mark your calendars for the Haile Farmers Market 2018 Holiday Festival! Saturday the 15th of December, 8:30 am-Noon. We'll be ...

Ugly Sweater 5k and Breakfast with Santa

Join us for our 2nd Annual Montgomery Ugly Sweater 5k! Run or walk this beautiful off road 5k trail winding ...

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 ...

Gingerbread Gallop

Get into the holiday spirit with this Christmas themed 5K and 1 miler presented by the Wolves Runners at St. ...

  • 9:00 am 
  • Location: St. Francis Catholic Academy, 4100 NW 115th Terrace, Gainesville FL 32606
  • Cost: $15-30
  • Website: runsignup.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together®® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Saturday Tot Time with Ponies

"Tot Time" is a "mommy and me" style activity for children 18 months to 6 years of age! Children will ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Hunter Ventures Farm, 18004 SW 83 Ave., Archer, Florida 32618
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Saturdays

Enjoy Free photos with Santa, free actvities, crafts and games! Get a Bass Pass to see Santa! A Bass Pass is required ...

Pet Expo at Oaks Mall

Pet adoptions, demonstrations, pet food drive, veterinarian presentation, Q&Asegments, Best Trick/talent contest, Cutest Pet Contest. Benefiting local animal rescue groups!

Ray's Reindeer Rumble

The Gainesville Soccer Alliance and the Best Restoration are proud to announce that we will once again be hosting the ...

Smart Start At Zion: Christmas Celebration

Come dance, play,... and sing! We will be hosting a 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. music class/sing along/Christmas skit. All ...

Sugar Camp Ranch Christmas Festival

Sugar Camp Ranch invites you to join us as we celebrate a rural Christmas. Enjoy pony rides, minature horse cart ...

  • 10:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: 387 SW Cumorah Hill St, Fort White, FL 32038
  • Cost: Free Admission, some attractions available for $3
  • Website: m.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Cards for the Community

Join the Emmanuel Mennonite Church in spreading joy to the members of our community most in need. Children and parents ...

Photos with Santa at PetSmart

Bring the whole family! Santa Claus is coming to town & to our stores! Enjoy a FREE photo opportunity with ...

Regal Holiday Classic Movies

Starting December 1 - December 22, each Saturday, at 12pm local time enjoy one of these 4 traditional Holiday Classics ...

Santa visits Splitz

Join Santa at Splitz for meet and greet and photo opportunity, bowling, and a Christmas Craft! Don't forget your camera!

  • 12:00 pm -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Splitz Bowling Center, 1301 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $10 in advance, $12 day of
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Corks and Colors All Ages Looking Up

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

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 3415 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: $20-35
  • Website: www.corkscolors.com
  • Category: Classes

Michaels MAKEbreak Cute Christmas T-Shirts

Be the cutest dressed guest at holiday parties with this fun t-shirt project. Buy the t-shirt and the supplies to ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: cost of t-shirt
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Polar Express Play in High Springs

Polar Express is a play about the movie. The play lasts about 20 minutes. You can meet the actors that ...

Santa Claus at Skate Station

Santa is Claus is Coming to Skate Station! Join us for our annual visit with jolly old Saint Nick! Event ...

  • 1:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: Admission starts at $9
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Holiday Open House

Come get in the holiday spirit with over 400 friendly animals! Meet your favorite Rooterville residents and celebrate the season ...

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

The Nutcracker

Celebrate the Holiday Season with ‘The Nutcracker’. The all-time family favorite with beautiful dancing, sets and costumes. Sheer magic! Become entranced ...

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium: Let It Snow

Come enjoy a whole new "Music 360" experience for the whole family with "Music 360: Let It Snow!" This 30-minute ...

Voices Rising Holiday Concert

Voices Rising is an intergenerational community chorus in Gainesville, Florida, for adults and youth ages 10 and up. Our repertoire ...

CANCELLED Roger's Farm Christmas Festival

CANCELLED for December 21 and 22 due to weather. Roger's Farm will be hosting our first annual Christmas festival ...

  • 4:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Roger's Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $8/person (Discounted price of $5 per person when you purchase your Christmas tree from us**
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

**Due to the weather we will not have the Festival of Lights on Thursday, December 20th.** Festival of Lights will flip ...

  • 4:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: Classic Festival of Lights: $3.00 per person. Children under 3 Free. Silent Nights: $2.00 per person.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

20th Century Holiday Circus

Every circus experience begins on the midway. You'll pick up tickets from our ticket cart, then you'll enter our marquee ...

C&T's Deck the Stalls

Come join us for our annual Deck the Stalls Event from 5-8pm on Saturday, Dec.15! We will have the stalls decked ...

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Canterbury Showplace, 23100 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free to enter (Tickets sold at the front: (cash & cards accepted) 10 for $10 or 25 for $20)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Road to Bethlehem at Camp Kulaqua

CANCELLED for Friday, December 14th, due to weather. A LIVE Indoor / Outdoor Production of the Christmas Story! Come walk the Road ...

Newberry Christmas Parade and Christmas on the Square

Join us for Norfleet's second annual Christmas on the Square at CountryWay! Be merry as you enjoy Cilantro Tacos, BBQ, ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: CountryWay Town Square, 1739 SW 248th Dr. Suite 20, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events, Free

Holiday Lights at Ravine Gardens

You are invited to “Holiday Lights at Ravine Gardens” presented by the Friends of Ravine Gardens State Park on Saturday, ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 1600 Twigg Street, Palatka, FL 32177
  • Cost: $2/person, kids 6 and under are free (cash only)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Express

You’ll get to see Christmas lights like you’ve never seen before as you take the 20-minute journey around the Kirby ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: 19630 NE 30th St. Williston, FL. 32696
  • Cost: $20 in advance, $25 at door, Advance purchase tickets recommended
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Lake Butler Christmas Parade

Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 15, 2018 for 6:00pm, and plan to bring the family out to Lake Butler ...

Light Up McIntosh

Light Up McIntosh is the annual lighted decoration contest. Join us at the Civic Center for Santa and Lighted Vehicle ...

Christmas Jubilee Jam Benefit Concert

Join us for the Fifth Annual Christmas Jubilee Jam Benefit Concert. Featured performers include The GMJ Band (Gospel Meets Jazz) ...

20th Century Holiday Circus

Every circus experience begins on the midway. You'll pick up tickets from our ticket cart, then you'll enter our marquee ...

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 7:30 pm 
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Nutcracker

Celebrate the Holiday Season with ‘The Nutcracker’. The all-time family favorite with beautiful dancing, sets and costumes. Sheer magic! Become entranced ...

High Springs Playhouse: Sorry, Wrong Chimney

David Tuttle is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a fur for Christmas. ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...