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Gator Nationals

The Gatornationals is an annual National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) national drag racing event held each March at Gainesville Raceway ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Auto Plus Raceway: 11211 N County Road 225, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: See website for pricing, Kids 12 and under are FREE with paying adult to ALL raceway events!
  • Website: gainesvilleraceway.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Reddick BBQ Festival

Come to "downtown" Reddick, Florida for the 6th annual Reddick BBQ Festival. Bring your appetite, as there will be a ...

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March by appointment at our Gainesville studio.

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

Plane Pull benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of North Central Florida

The Red Shoe Society of North Central Florida’s Plane Pull gives teams of 10 people a once-in-a lifetime opportunity to ...

  • 8:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: University Air Center - 4701 NE 40th Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Spectators: $5, Kids under 5 are free
  • Website: www.rmhcncf.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Haile Farmers Market St. Paddy's Day Fest

Spring has sprung at Haile Farmers Market! All of the warm weather got us thinking, it is almost time for ...

Allied Capoeira Tot Tumbling and Music Saturdays

See what your little one is capable of in our Tot Tumbling and Music class! They will be exposed to ...

American Heroes Air Show

Holding out for a Hero, Gainesville ? … your wait will be over when the nation’s premier admission-free, helicopter-only aviation ...

Brown's Farm Crop Maze

This spring we have something new—a crop maze! Bring a picnic lunch, enjoy a promenade through a crop maze, and ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 18120 NE State Road 26 Hawthorne, Florida 32640
  • Cost: $5 (ages 3 and under free)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Clink Lacinak/St. Patrick's 5K run/walk and Carnival

St Patrick School has a 5K run/walk beginning at 9:00am to support our scholarship program. This is run by the ...

Newberry Spring Festival

Join us for Newberry's Spring Festival! Food, Art, Crafts, plants, kids' activites, giveaways and demonstrations.

UF Best Buddies Friendship Walk

Join the University of Florida's Best Buddies chapter in our annual Friendship Walk! The walk will take place at 9:30 ...

Allied Capoeira League: Family Class

Learn something new and fun that the whole family will love. Capoeira is a Martial Art that incorporates music, dance, ...

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 ...

Michaels Kids Club

Let your kids explore their creativity every Saturday while you shop!

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $2 for ages 3 to 8, and $5 for ages 6 and up.
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Pot O' Gold Carnival at St. Patrick's

The annual Pot O' Gold at St. Patrick Catholic School at 550 NE 16th Ave, Gainesville. Please join us for ...

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. For ...

  • 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

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Antique, Arts and Collectibles Day

Collectors and vendors from all over will gather to display their antiques, unique art, and collectibles. Browse a variety of ...

  • 10:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: Park Admission: $5/vehicle up to 8 passengers
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun


GatorTRAX is for students who are interested in math and careers in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, especially those students ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: University of Florida, Reitz Union, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: sites.google.com
  • Category: Classes

Do Art with Yopp : Pottery Wheel Experience

Have you always wanted to try your hand at a pottery wheel? How cool would it be to make your ...

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 ...

Open Gators Football Practice

University of Florida football coach Dan Mullen has announced that the first two UF spring practices will be open to ...

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

Spring Celebration and Farm Tour Hosted by Frog Song Organics

You're invited to visit the farm for this FREE event! Hay Rides Chickens & Pigs Farm Q & A Live Music with Wester ...

Sun Country Splash Jam

Everyone is welcome to join us at Splash Jam for extra time in the pool! Splash Jam includes 30 minutes ...

  • 12:00 pm -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: Member: $15.75 | Non-member: $19
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

French Fun Food and Foreign Languages Saturday Club

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

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 8520 NW 2nd Place, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: $10 (plus $20 yearly registration fee)
  • Website: sites.google.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

NewboRN Nurse Home Visit Program Kick-Off

The Alachua County Children’s Services Advisory Board and Healthy Start of North Central FL, Inc. are hosting the NewboRN Nurse ...

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium: Laser KinderBop

Kinder-bop is a treat for your youngest laser fans, a mix of sing-along nursery rhymes and kid-friendly tunes!

MAKERspace at HQ Library

An opportunity for community members to make learn explore and share with a variety of technologies.

Oaks Mall Carnival

Join us for The Oaks Mall Carnival presented by Modern Midways March 15-18. Enjoy rides, games, food and fun!

  • 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: The Oaks Mall, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Individual tickets $1, 18 tickets for $15, Wristband for $25
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wiles Family Fun Day

Join us for a Wildcat Lucky Family Fun Day!

  • 2:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Kimball Wiles Elementary School, 4601 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, Florida
  • Cost: wristband $10 in advance, $15 at the door
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium: Spring Laser Jam

The Spring Jam Spectacular is a light, fun program that features pop/rock music from the last several decades to celebrate ...

Alachua Car Show

Come join us after the Gatornationals for the traditional after race car show! Located in beautiful downtown Alachua you can ...

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 ...

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium: Laser Mania

When it's time to just rock-out and have a good time, Lasermania is the ticket. Enjoy a pure sensory adrenaline ...

Gainesville Youth Chorus Presents "A Sweet Taste of Broadway"

This light theatrical show features songs from your favorite Broadway musicals, and is a highlight of our season! A performance ...

  • 7:30 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: Glen Springs Auditorium, 2826 NW 31st Avenue, Gainesville Florida
  • Cost: Adult $25, Child (16 & Under) $20, Reserved Table (8 seats) $300
  • Website: www.gainesvilleyouthchorus.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 ...