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Summer at the Library

In addition to the Summer Reading Program, Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs during the summer for children ...

Chiefland Watermelon Festival

This will be a wonderful day of family, fun and fanfare. We will have scores of vendors offering crafts, food ...

Ranger Led Tours at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Enjoy a ranger led tour of Sweetwater Wetlands Park, a new city park on Williston Road in Gainesville. Tours will ...

A Walk Through Time: High Springs Before the Trains

Living History event dedicated to life before the railroad in the High Springs area. Although the actual settlement of High ...

  • 9:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: High Springs Museum, 23760 NW 187th Ave, High Springs, Florida 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Gainesville Greenway Challenge

The Gainesville Greenway Challenge is a year-round effort whose aim is to restore natural habitat in Gainesville by removing invasive ...

Home Depot Kids Workshops

The Kids Workshops are FREE how-to clinics for children.   Projects include the creation of toolboxes, fire trucks and mail organizers, ...

Little Yogis

Yoga for Momma, Dad and Baby! Little Yogis is a lighthearted way to fit in a good dose of exercise and ...

  • 9:00 am -  9:30 am 
  • Location: The Historic Thomas Center, 302 NE 6th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: cash donation
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Roger's Farm Last Strawberry Upick Day

End of the season strawberry sale! Come on out to our LAST weekend of u-pick strawberries this weekend for only ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

Kanapaha Botanical Gardens Guided Tour

Kanapaha Botanical Gardens offers guided tours the first Saturday of every month.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 4700 S.W. 58th Drive Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Adults: $8 Children (ages 5-13): $4 Children under 5: Free (when accompanied by parent). Free for Members.
  • Website: kanapaha.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Marineland at the Melrose Library

Marineland will be revisiting the Melrose Public Library on Saturday, June 2nd at 10:00 am for the library’s “Songs ...

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

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

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 ...

Painting with a Twist: Family Fun Oliver the Otter

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

Gainesville Food Truck Festival

Head out to the Peanut Patch & Corn Maze on Wednesday, June 2nd from 11am – 3pm for great food ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 8214 SW 89th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32608
  • Cost: $10 entry at the gate, plus cost of food
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Grand Re-Opening of Lightnin Salvage Enterprises

Live music all day. Bounce house. Balloons. Giveaways. Just general good times fun times. Check out the new playground behind ...

  • 11:00 am - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Lightnin Salvage Enterprises, 1800 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Lucky's Market Huli-Huli Hoopla

We'll be serving up our Hawaiian inspired Huli-Huli Chicken Skewers and fresh pineapple. Show off your skills in our hoola ...

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 ...

Poe Springs Park Ice Cream Social

This event was moved to June 2nd from May 26th. The public is invited to an "ice cream social" to mark ...

Capoeira Academy of Gainesville at Bo Diddley Plaza

Every Saturday, join us at BDP for a free Capoeira class! Capoeira is a type of Brazilian Martial Arts that ...

How to Be a Princess Workshop at Sun Country

Now's your chance to join our workshop and become a princess in training! Our workshop will include princess dance training, ...

  • 11:45 am -  1:15 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports, 333 SW 40th Terrace, Jonesville FL
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

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

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

Tails and Ales Fundraiser

Join us Sat. June 2nd from 12pm-4pm for TAILS & ALES at Blackadder Brewing Company. We are partnering with our ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Blackadder Brewing Company 618 NW 60th St, Gainesville FL
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

CANCELLED: Santa Fe Community Education:Father's Day Handprints at Corks and Colors

CLASS CANCELLED Come in between 1 pm and 3 pm to paint your own pottery piece and our friendly staff will ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Corks and Colors, 3415 W. University Ave, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.sfcollege.edu
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

NCAA Baseball Championship Regionals

Gates open 2 hours prior to first pitch. All fans, regardless of age, need a ticket for entry.

Mermaid and Mermen School at Sun Country Sports

Has your child ever dreamt of becoming a mermaid? Take advantage of this one-of-a-kind opportunity! Children will get to slip ...

  • 1:30 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $50 - Mermaid/Merman $30 - Returning Mermaid/Merman $60 - Day of Event
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

2nd and Charles Kids Saturday

Stop by 2nd and Charles on Saturdays from 2-4pm for fun Kids Events!

Books A Million Storytime

Join us for storytime and cookies on the first Saturday of every month.

O2B Kids Spring Production

Join us Under the Big Top!

A Taste of Summer at Cypress and Grove

Invite your friends and join us as we welcome in Summer together with our old and new Heart Pine and ...

  • 4:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Cypress & Grove Brewing Co., 1001 NW 4th St Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon TCG

Do you want to be the very best? Like no one ever was? Hang out with us on Saturday afternoon, play ...

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 ...

MOPS Summer Splash Bash

Save the date for June 2nd as we kick off Summer with a Splash. Shift Church has reserved Westside Pool ...

Blue Lagoon Aquatic Center Family Movie Night

Bring the family and come relax in our indoor, heated pool! Family Movie Night is for all ages, to play, ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Blue Lagoon Aquatic Center 13585 NW 101st Dr Ste 500, 32615 Alachua
  • Cost: Admission for Non-Members is $12+tax for adults and $9+tax for kids. Admission for Members with the movie package is $0 FREE, and $10+tax & $7+tax for Members without the Movie Package.
  • Website: bluelagoonaquaticcenter.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Game On at Depot Park

Join every Friday and Saturday in the center of the park for Chess, Checkers, Jenga, Scrabble, Connect 4 …and maybe ...

Roller Derby: GRR All-Stars vs. Pensacola Roller Gurlz

Don't miss this action-packed bout, in which the Gainesville Roller Rebels All Stars take on the Pensacola Roller Gurlz! Doors open ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: MLK Center, 1028 Northeast 14th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $8 (Kids 12 and under FREE)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

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 ...

Newberry Rodeo

Your Newberry Lions Club is bringing the Rodeo to town! Lots of family fun.

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: Country Way Town Square, 1739 SW 248th Drive, Newberry, FL
  • Cost: Adults $12-15 Kids 6-11: $7-10, Kids 5 and under are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun