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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 ...

(Sold Out) Monster Dash 5K

EVENT is SOLD OUT Join us for our third annual Florida Museum 5K on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. The race begins ...

  • 8:30 am -  9:30 am 
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Rd, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $20-30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Ranger Led Tours at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Join a park ranger for a comfortable walk around Sweetwater Wetlands Park and learn how the park benefits our water, ...

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 ...

Field Trip to the Stormwater Ecological Enhancement Project (SEEP)

The SEEP (Stormwater Ecological Enhancement Project) is a great place to learn about wetlands and their role in filtering pollutants. ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Natural Area Teaching Lab on Natural Area Drive (UF), just east of the Phillips Center for Performing Arts
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.alachuacounty.us
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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

Join us on the first Saturday of the month for Kids Workshops, free how-to clinics for children. Projects include ...

Lady Raider Softball Clinic at Santa Fe High School

Fun, non-competitive Clinic held by SFHS Varsity Softball players & Coaches. For 5-12 years old!

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Santa Fe High School: 16213 NW US Hwy 441, Alachua, FL
  • Cost: $25/player
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Morningside Nature Center Living History Days

Step back in a time when the roosters’ crow and the rising sun, not an alarm clock, welcomed a new ...

Paynes Prairie - Family Birding Series

Family Birding Series: We welcome you the first Saturday of each month October through April, to join us for a ...

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 ...

Learn to Crochet for Kids at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 2 : Intermediate Level Kid Class Learn basic crochet terminology, how to make a slip knot and crochet a ...

  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn to Quilt for Kids at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 1 : Beginner Kid Class Learn basic quilting skills and terminology, how to use a sewing machine and sewing ...

  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Kirby Family Farm Six Gun Territory Wild West Weekend

Kirby Family Farm's Six Gun Territory Wild West Weekend will be February 2nd and 3rd, 2019 located in Williston, Florida. ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 19630 NE 30th Street, Williston, Florida 32696
  • Cost: Advance tickets: $20/person, ages 10 and up. Children under 10 are $14.Children 2 and under are FREE.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

CF Climb

CF Climb is a challenging and unique fitness event where participants climb the flights of stairs in a tall building ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: 157 Gale Lemerand Dr., Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $25 , free for ages 10 and under with parent registration
  • Website: fightcf.cff.org
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Carson Springs Wildlife Saturday Tours

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

Costume Workshop at Hippodrome Theatre

Looking to win the award for Best Costume and Pageantry for Menagerie in Motion Kinetic Derby? Need a little help ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Hippodrome Cinema, 25 SE 2nd Pl, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

Hoggetowne Medieval Faire

The Alachua County Fairgrounds is transformed into a bustling medieval marketplace for the Annual Hoggetowne Medieval Faire. Step back in ...

  • 10:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: 2900 NE 39th Avenue Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $18 for adults — $8 for ages 5–17 | Free for children 4 and under
  • Website: www.hoggetownefaire.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: $10 Children (ages 5-13): $5 Children under 5: Free (when accompanied by parent). Free for Members. Group rates available for tours.
  • Website: kanapaha.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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

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

UF Campus Fungal Foray

UF Mycology is partnering with the Florida Academic Lichen And Fungi Enthusiasts League (FALAFEL) to document fungi on the University ...

UF Gators Swimming and Diving vs. Tennessee

Come watch your Florida Gators Swimming & Diving team! Meet A Gator Great - There will be a 20 minute Meet ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Play Tennis Gainesville Grand Re-Opening Festival

Join us at our newest USTA Florida managed facility. Bring your entire family out for a fun and FREE community ...

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 ...

Books A Million Storytime

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

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

Sunset Walk at Barr Hammock Levy Prairie

Join County staff on a unique sunset walk at Barr Hammock Levy Loop Trail. Great birding and photo opportunities so ...

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 ...

Groundhog Day Movie at First Magnitude

Do you ever get the feeling of deja vu? Like you're experiencing the same thing over and over again? One thing ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free