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Cinema Verde Environmental Film and Arts Festival

The Annual Cinema Verde Annual Environmental Film and Arts Festival has something for everyone. The goal of this 4-day Festival ...

Steinhatchee Fiddler Crab Festival

As many as 10,000 people enjoy the annual Steinhatchee Fiddler Crab Festival in Steinhatchee. Festival goers enjoy three days of ...

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 ...

Five Points Kids Marathon Gainesville

Kids, Kindergarten through 8th grade, run or walk 25 miles prior to race day and record each mile on the ...

  • 8:30 am 
  • Location: Celebration Pointe, 3528 SW 45 St, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Registration is FREE before February 1, 2019. A fee $10 will be charged from February 1 to February 15. Day of race registrants will be charged $35.
  • Website: www.fivepointsoflife.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

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 Kids Create Class

Students will get a birds eye view of the life of Thomas Alva Edison in a time before television and ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, Fl 32601
  • Cost: $25, register online
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Gator Savers CPR at UF Reitz Union

The goal for GatorSavers 2019 is to CPR certify over 750 students and members of the community. The course offered ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: UF Reitz Union Grand Ballroom, 655 Reitz Union Dr, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.gatorcpr.com
  • Category: Classes

Olustee Festival and Re-Enactment

The Annual Olustee Festival, held in beautiful downtown Lake City, features homemade arts & crafts from vendors all over the ...

  • 9:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Downtown Lake City (Marion Street), Florida
  • Cost: free Festival, Battle Reenactment is $10/adult, $5/child, (Free for kids 5 and under)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Carson Springs Wildlife Saturday Tours

Come out and visit the animals every Saturday! No reservations required!

Gainesville VegFest

Join us for the 3rd annual Gainesville VegFest on February 16, 2019 at Depot Park in Gainesville, FL! Presented by North ...

Gainesville Youth Soccer Registration

Register for the Spring Season at Beef O'Brady's. Boys and Girls, Ages 4 through 16, Teams are Co-ed Come join us ...

Historic Haile Homestead Saturday Tours

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

Michaels Kids Club

Choose from two 30 minute projects designed for little makers. Let your kids explore their creativity every Saturday while you ...

  • 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

ReptiDay

Join us in Gainesville, FL as the Repticon team brings you ReptiDay, the one-day reptile show and sale! Brought to ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Wyndham Garden, 2900 SW 13th St. Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $12 (Adult), $5 (Ages 5-12), ages 4 and under are free.
  • Website: repticon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Sunshine State Babywearing Weekend Meeting

Sunshine State Babywearing, Inc. is a public charity whose mission is to provide babywearing education and support to caregivers in ...

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 ...

Food and Clothes Giveaway and Health Screening at Bethel SDA Church

Free food and clothes giveaway, free health screenings. Bring your children for kids zone and face painting!

Headquarters Library Sensory Storytime

Join us for a special storytime created in cooperation with the Center for Autism Related Disorders (CARD) This storytime will ...

Mill Creek Farm Retirement Home for Horses

Bring a bag (or bags) of carrots to feed the horses on Saturdays! The Retirement Home for Horses provides lifetime ...

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Valentine's Open House

Enjoy food, tours, games and pig painting this Valentine's weekend at our open house! Entry is FREE but donations are encouraged- ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: 5579 Darwood St, Melrose, Fl 32666
  • Cost: free entry, donations encouraged
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Sun Country Splash Jam - Saturdays

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

Community Capoeira at Bo Diddley Plaza

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

Pints and Predators

Join Wild Birds Unlimited and First Magnitude Brewing Co. as we host the fifth annual Pints and Predators educational festival ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Co., 1220 SE Veitch Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $10-$20 suggested donation
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

The Oaks Mall Carnival

This family-friendly event features midway rides for all ages from whimsical kiddie rides to state-of-the-art thrill rides, carnival games and ...

  • 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: The Oaks Mall, 6419 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free parking and admission. Ride cost varies.
  • Website: dreamlandamusements.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Learn to Knit for Kids at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 1 : Beginner Kid Class Learn basic knitting terminology, how to cast on, the knit stitch, how to bind ...

  • 12:30 pm -  3:30 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Michaels February MAKEbreak

2/9 MAKE break Slime Your Heart Out - Free 2/16 MAKE break Family Tree Canvas (canvas purchase required) 2/23 MAKE break Crunchy ...

GHS presents Footloose

Gainesville High School’s Theatre Department will present Footloose! – The Musical, February 7 through February 16, 2019. The show involves ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Gainesville High School Auditorium, 1900 NW 13th St., Gainesville, FL, 32609
  • Cost: $10 for Adults, and $7 for Students (with student ID) and children.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

UF College of Medicine Family and Friends Day at University Auditorium

UF College of Medicine presents Family & Friends, Once Upon a Bedtime, & Talent Show.

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 -  3:45 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: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

UF Baseball vs. Long Beach State

Come cheer the Gators on in their second game of the series against the 49ers! Schedule Magnet Giveaway The first 1,000 ...

Alachua County Father Daughter Dance

Welcome to the 5th annual Alachua County Father-Daughter Dance. Presented by 10 CAN, Inc. and hosted by Destiny Community Church. ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Oak View Middle School, 1203 SW 250th St, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $35/couple| $10 additional child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

Join Hillary Cowart at Conestogas in Alachua every Friday and Saturday night for magic and balloons.

Countryside 4H Daddy/Daughter & Mommy/Son Dance

This is a fundraiser for Countryside 4H club. All proceeds go to the youth club. It is open to the ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Countryside Christian School, 10926 NW 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: $20 per person
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Invitational Step Show (FISS)

The Florida Invitational Step Show is the largest student ran step show in the southeastern region of the United States, ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: Stephen C. O'Connell Center, Gainesville, Florida
  • Cost: Pre-Show: Students- $17 General Public- $20 Day of Show: Everyone- $25
  • Website: www1.ticketmaster.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

GHS presents Footloose

Gainesville High School’s Theatre Department will present Footloose! – The Musical, February 7 through February 16, 2019. The show involves ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: Gainesville High School Auditorium, 1900 NW 13th St., Gainesville, FL, 32609
  • Cost: $10 for Adults, and $7 for Students (with student ID) and children.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Full Moon River Paddle

Join our staff for a relaxing, moonlit canoe/kayak trip down the beautiful Santa Fe River. Embarking at 8pm, glide past ...

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: 21210 NW Hwy 441, High Springs FL
  • Cost: $55 for 1 or 2 people in a canoe or kayak. Single kayaks and paddle boards are $45. Children 12 and under are free.
  • Website: santaferiver.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs