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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 ...

Mind Body and Sole 5K

All profits from this race will go to the Carey R. Barber, M.D. Scholarship for Providers Depression Awareness and Suicide ...

  • 8:00 am 
  • Location: Gale Lemerand Commuter Parking lot, UF Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $10-30
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Kids Yoga at Depot Park

Join certified yoga instructor Jillian Goldstein Yoga with Jillian on Sundays at 9:30am on The Hill at Depot Park for ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: 200 SE Depot Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $5/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

Free Tinkergarten Trial

Tinkergarten is a research-based program designed to kids develop and get ready for school and life through outdoor, play-based learning ...

GLAM Craft Show

Come join us on Sunday, Dec. 2 for the 10th annual GLAM Craft Show, once again at First Magnitude ...

Storytime at Greentree Park

Every Sunday - Join us at Greentree Park for a Christian-based story time aimed at preschoolers through 5th graders that ...

Living History Program at Paynes Prairie

Join us on Sundays at the Paynes Prairie Visitor Center from 11am to 3pm. Meet William Bartram in 1774 and ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park, 100 Savannah Blvd # 100, Micanopy, Florida 32667
  • Cost: free with park admission
  • Website: www.prairiefriends.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Annual Homestead Holidays

Stroll through the 1856 plantation home decked out in an array of traditional greenery and Victorian finery – with ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Sundays

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

Step 317 Photography Santa Experience

Imagine a private session with Santa. No malls, no crowds, no lines. Just one on one attention with Santa himself ...

  • 12:30 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Other

Tot Trot Nature Walks at the Florida Museum

Get your toddler excited about exploring the great outdoors! Join Discovery Zone Nature Ambassadors for a safe and exciting hands-on ...

  • 12:30 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $8 per child/adult pair -$4 for each additional child/person Museum Member Cost: -$6 per child/adult pair -$3 for each additional child/person
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, crafts, movies, gaming, and ...

Sunday with Santa at Blackadder Brewing

Santa's back! Join us for our 2nd annual: Sunday with Santa Milk & cookies for kids and Dragon's Milk & ...

Painting with a Twist: Mommy and Me Mermaid Set

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Agbedidi

Our annual production of Agbedidi offers a unique fusion of dance cultures to the university and Gainesville community. This concert ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: UF Constans Theatre, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $20 for the general public, $16 for UF faculty/staff and seniors, and $14 for students.
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

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. ...

Peter and the Starcatcher at Gainesville Community Playhouse

Tony-winning Peter and the Starcatcher upends the century-old story of how a miserable orphan comes to be The Boy Who ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Vam York Theater, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Adult $22, Senior $18, Child/Student $12
  • Website: www.gcplayhouse.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

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 ...

UF Women's Basketball vs Texas Tech

Come out and support your Gators Women's Basketball team as they take on Texas Tech!

Gainesville Community Band: Winter Holiday Concert

The Gainesville Community Band will present a Winter Holiday Concert.

Scouts BSA Female Troop Meeting

Gainesville is about to launch North Florida’s first Scouts BSA Troop for girls. If you know a young woman between ...

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Trinity United Methodist Church, 4000 NW 53rd Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32653
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

YMCA Open Gym for Kids

Open gym is a drop-in non-instructional program offered to both children and adults. Our staff observes areas of the gym ...

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 5201 NW 34th St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $10 for members and non-members. There is a $5 sibling discount for any additional child.
  • Website: ncfymca.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights will flip the switch Friday November 30th and will be ablaze this holiday season until December 24, ...

  • 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

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 ...

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 ...

Sounds of the Season Concert

Join over 300 UF performers at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts for our annual holiday concert, Sounds of ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: Phillips Center for Performing Arts, SW 34th Street and Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events, Free

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 ...