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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 ...

Gainesville's Largest Yard Sale at Bass Pro Shops

Join us in supporting March of Dimes with Gainesville's Largest Garage Sale! Private vendors of all sizes are welcome to ...

  • 8:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

Teen Driver Challenge

Parents, help your teens become better and safer drivers through our 8 hour, free 1 day Teen Driver Challenge. This ...

Green Kids Wokshop at The Green House Nursery

Kids ages 3 and up can participate in a fun Gardening Craft Activity. RSVP online.

World's Greatest Baby Shower at Westwood Middle School

Join us for the 15th annual Jesse "Sam" Butz's "World's Greatest Baby Shower," taking place Saturday, February 23th from 9am ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Westwood Middle School, 3215 NW 15th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: https:
  • Category: Informational, Free

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 ...

Baby and Me Yoga at Gentle Journey Midwifery and Birth Center

Kori Brooks and Gentle Journey Midwifery and Birth Center hosts Baby Yoga! Baby & Me Yoga is a series of ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:15 am 
  • Location: Gentle Journey Midwifery & Birth Center, 607 E. University Ave, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Sliding scale $5-20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Classes

Kids Knit Wristers at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 2 : Intermediate Kid Class Learn how to knit the rib stitch, how to identify stitches in a row ...

  • 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

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

Carson Springs Wildlife Saturday Tours

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

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 ...

Menagerie In Motion Kinetic Derby

Each Spring, the Active Streets Alliance will host with partners the southeast’s only kinetic sculpture derby highlighting areas of cultural ...

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

Roger's Farm Strawberry U-Pick

We will be open on Saturday 2/23 for u-pick strawberries 10am to 2pm or until sold out. *BOUNCE PILLOW WILL BE ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Rogers Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $2/pound (optional $3 wristband to jump on bounce pillow on Saturday)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Santa Fe College Zoo: Stop, Paws and Learn with WUFT

WUFT and the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo are teaming up for the 2nd Annual Stop, Paws, and Learn event ...

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

Stomp the Swamp for Autism

Stomp the Swamp for Autism is a fitness event held annually at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium benefiting UF CARD. This year, ...

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, 121 Gale Lemerand Drive, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: $15/$20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

UF Gator TRAX

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

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 ...

Yoga for Toddlers at Gentle Journey Midwifery and Birth Center

Kori Brooks and Gentle Journey Midwifery and Birth Center hosts Tots-Asana! Tots-Asana is a space in which caregivers can practice ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am 
  • Location: Gentle Journey Midwifery & Birth Center, 607 E. University Ave, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Sliding scale $5-20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Classes

Gainesville Blitz Jr. Race in Alachua

Where kids are encouraged to run wild! Even the kids can join in on the Gainesville Savage Race action! The ...

Gainesville Thrives Summer Sign Up and BBQ Bash

Parents and Children, come to sign up for summer activities, for fun and learning new skills.

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Eastside Recreation Center, Fred Cone Park, 2841 E. University Avenue, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free, RSVP online
  • Website: www.gainesvillethrives.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Gainesville Mini Maker Faire

Gainesville Mini Maker Faire is a community-organized, family-friendly celebration featuring local do-it-yourself science, art, rockets, robots, crafts, technology, music, hands-on-activities, ...

Heartwood Music Fest

Heartwood music festival is a celebration of the incredibly diverse talent in our community. Featuring two stages of music, ...

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 ...

Weekend Camp 4 Kids

The adventures of music and arts begins now! For ages 8-14

Brave Harvest Open House

Come visit Brave Harvest! Our urban farm will be open to the public for farm tours, garden tastings, and information ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 2025 NW 6th St Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Learn with JoAnn: Sewing Kids Comfy Pants

Skill Level 2 : Intermediate Kid Class Learn to follow a pattern, determine pattern size, sew a curved seam, add an ...

  • 1:30 pm -  3:30 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $45
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Painting with a Twist: Neon Turtle

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

Disney, A Spectacular Broadway Review at P.K. Yonge

Aladdin, The Little Mermaid, Newsies, and Mary Poppins come together in this spectacular revue of favorites from these much loved ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: P.K. Yonge DRS Performing Arts Center, 1080 SW 11th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $8/$10
  • Website: pkyonge.ufl.edu
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

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

Preserve Clean Up and S'mores

Join ACT and 7th Generation Youth for a clean up at our Santa Fe River Preserve. We will be working ...

  • 3:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Santa Fe River Preserve, South Entrance 27025 N. SR 121, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Top Talent Live Auditions

Amazing talent comes alive! Top Talent Live is open to students 5 through age 24. Top Talent Live brings a variety ...

  • 3:00 pm 
  • Location: Legacy Park Multipurpose Center, 15400 Peggy Rd, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.ttlive.org
  • Category: Auditions

UF Men's Basketball vs. Missouri

Come out to support your Gators Men's Basketball team as they take on Missouri! ALLIGATOR ALLEY - Stop by Alligator Alley ...

Beast Feast at Cypress and Grove

The UF Student Chapter of the Wildlife Society will be hosting our 36th annual Beast Feast, an all-you-can-eat, buffet-style wild ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Cypress & Grove Brewing Co., 1001 NW 4th St Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: Adult $25.50, Children 5-12 $10.20, Free for kids 4 and under
  • 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.

UF Baseball vs. Miami

Watch the Gators as they take on the Hurricanes in the second of the three games this weekend! Davis Chevrolet T-Shirt ...

Disney, A Spectacular Broadway Review at P.K. Yonge

Aladdin, The Little Mermaid, Newsies, and Mary Poppins come together in this spectacular revue of favorites from these much loved ...