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Blue Crab Festival

The Blue Crab Festival will be happening this Memorial Day Weekend 2019 kicking off Friday night with concerts and going ...

Florida Folk Festival at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center

The Florida Folk Festival is a a three-day celebration of the music, dance, stories, crafts and food that make Florida ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Gamesville Tabletop Learn To Play Magic the Gathering

Free Magic the Gathering lessons. You also get a free deck to take home and practice with.

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam Fridays

Gym Jam is the perfect gymnastics option for your child if you don’t want to commit to regularly scheduled class ...

Learn with JoAnn: Kids Dress Sewing

Skill Level 3 : Advanced Kids Class Learn how to work with knit apparel fabric, to create trendy shoulder cut-outs, to ...

  • 5:30 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $45
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Archery Funtastic Fridays

Join us for our Fun-tastic Fridays! Come participate in the fun archery games or just some extra practice!

  • 6:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members, free for members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

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

Skate Station Military Night

Military Families take $2 off each Attraction purchase!

  • 7:30 pm - 11:59 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Starts at $9
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Star Center Theatre presents To Kill a Mockingbird

With the the help of Atticus, and her older brother Jem, Scout learns that “growing up” often means doing what ...

Free Fridays Concert Series

The region’s longest-running and largest free outdoor concert series features local and regional musical talent at the newly renovated Bo ...

M2 Battle Sports Newberry Open Play Friday

Join us for the ultimate game. M2 Battlesports is an outdoor tactical laser tag game. M2 Battlesports has weapons with ...

Williston Ranch Rodeo

Join us for a 7 event rodeo! Fun for the whole family:Concessions, shopping and entertainment!

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: Horsemans Park, 803 SW 19th Avenue, Williston, Florida 32696
  • Cost: $8 in advance, $10 at gate, Kids 5 and under are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Blue Crab Festival

The Blue Crab Festival will be happening this Memorial Day Weekend 2019 kicking off Friday night with concerts and going ...

Florida Folk Festival at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center

The Florida Folk Festival is a a three-day celebration of the music, dance, stories, crafts and food that make Florida ...

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 ...

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 ...

Green Kids Workshop at The Green House Nursery

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

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

Baby & Me Yoga is a series of poses, with and without babies in arms, that will strengthen our bodies ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:15 am 
  • Location: 607 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: sliding scale of $5-20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Kids' My Drawing Quilt Pillow at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 1 : Beginner Kid Class Learn to transfer a drawing onto fabric with fabric markers, to piece together fabric ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • 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!

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

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 ...

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

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 ...

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

Michaels MakeBREAK in May

May 4 MAKEbreak 3K Family Portrait May 11 MAKebreak Mother's Day Jewerlry Holder May 18 MAkebreak Baseball Slime May 25 MAKEbreak Patriotic Pom ...

Painting with a Twist: Family Fun Pretty in Paris

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

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

Ranger Program: Nature Families at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

May is the month that we celebrate mothers. Join a ranger on a walk around the park to observe wildlife ...

  • 4:30 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $5 per vehicle (cash) park admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Auditions for Fairy Tale Misfits at High Springs Playhouse

Ages 8-18 years old. Show runs Aug 1-11 (Thurs., Fri., Sat. & Sun.) Auditions are May 25th and 26th from ...

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.

Star Center Theatre presents To Kill a Mockingbird

With the the help of Atticus, and her older brother Jem, Scout learns that “growing up” often means doing what ...

Williston Ranch Rodeo

Join us for a 7 event rodeo! Fun for the whole family:Concessions, shopping and entertainment!

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: Horsemans Park, 803 SW 19th Avenue, Williston, Florida 32696
  • Cost: $8 in advance, $10 at gate, Kids 5 and under are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Blue Crab Festival

The Blue Crab Festival will be happening this Memorial Day Weekend 2019 kicking off Friday night with concerts and going ...

Florida Folk Festival at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center

The Florida Folk Festival is a a three-day celebration of the music, dance, stories, crafts and food that make Florida ...

Family Yoga at Depot Park

We took a few weeks' break but now we're back! Join me, Jillian Goldstein, certified yoga instructor for a yoga ...

Storytime at Greentree Park

Every Sunday - Join us at Greentree Park for a Christian-based story time aimed at preschoolers through 5th graders that ...

Pottery Wheel Class at Do Art with Yopp

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

Go Outdoors Kids Weekend at Bass Pro Shops

Our Catch and Release Pond is back for the weekend! As always, feel free to bring your own rods, reels, ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Historic Haile Homestead Sunday Tour

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

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 ...

Painting with a Twist: Mommy and Me Giraffes Set

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

Star Center Theatre presents To Kill a Mockingbird

With the the help of Atticus, and her older brother Jem, Scout learns that “growing up” often means doing what ...

Auditions for Fairy Tale Misfits at High Springs Playhouse

Ages 8-18 years old. Show runs Aug 1-11 (Thurs., Fri., Sat. & Sun.) Auditions are May 25th and 26th from ...

Sun Country Splash Jam - Sundays

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

All Libraries are CLOSED

All library branches are CLOSED on May 27th.

Blue Crab Festival

The Blue Crab Festival will be happening this Memorial Day Weekend 2019 kicking off Friday night with concerts and going ...

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park: Memorial Day

In an effort to support the families of our community, Camp Kulaqua opens the River Ranch during specific Sundays during ...

  • 10:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: $12.50/person | Children under 3 are free
  • Website: www.kulaqua.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Memorial Day Ceremony

The event begins at 11 a.m. It is free and open to the public. There is often a large crowd ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Forest Meadows Cemetery-East, 3700 Southeast Hawthorne Road Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Holiday Events, Free

Meet Magic Mike at Bev's Burgers in High Springs

Magic Mike will visit your table with magic and balloons on Monday nights at Bev's Burgers. Fun for the whole ...

Kids Summer Cookies at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 1 : Beginner Kid Class Learn to create fun treats, to decorate with icing using bags and tips and ...

  • 5:30 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Toddler Story and Art Time at Do Art with Yopp

Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for Toddler Story and Art! This is a great opportunity to meet new ...

UF Shands Breastfeeding Mothers Support Group

Join our breastfeeding support group every Tuesday. Facilitated by Breastfeeding Educators.

Splash Pals Adapted Aquatics at YMCA

Splash Pals Adapted Aquatics is a therapeutic swimming and aquatic recreation program for children, and others, with physical or developmental ...

Square Dance Lessons

Square Dance Classes for Beginners Who? Everyone, ages ten and up Loads of FUN!

Gainesville Hackerspace Open Project Night

Welcome to our weekly Open Project Night at the Gainesville Hackerspace! We open our doors on Tuesday at 7:00 for ...

Wednesday Birding Walks at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Discover the rich diversity of birds (and maybe some rarities!) at north-central Florida's newest birding hotspot in a 2-3-hour walking ...

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 ...

Chick-fil-A Preschool Club (Archer Road)

We look forward to crafting with you and your little one on Wednesday from 9:30-10:30 am!

Flip Factory Zone Playgroup

Come and play with your kids and fellow moms and dads of Alachua County for flipping good time at Flip ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville Florida, 32605
  • Cost: Purchase a 30 minute jump for $8 and get another 30 minute jump free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

IndepenDance Studio i.Baby and Me Classes

Come join our "Mommy and Me" styled class! At i.Baby & Me, we encourage mommies, daddies, grandparents, caretackers or anyone ...

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam Wednesdays

Gym Jam is the perfect gymnastics option for your child if you don’t want to commit to regularly scheduled class ...

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

Pottery Wheel Class at Do Art with Yopp

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

Slab Lab: Clay Creations at Do Art with Yopp

We'll have slabs of clay out and clay tools for you to use to create your very own masterpiece. Make ...

Gamesville Tabletop D and D Kids Club

From 5pm to 7pm the tables are set up for Kids D&D, showing the younger generations the glory of the ...

Meet Magic Mike at Adams Ribs NW

Kids Eat Free every Wednesday night. One child's meal per adult entree. Visit the North location and Magic Mike will Magic ...

Splash Bash at First Baptist Church

Join us for an End of the School Year Splash Bash Ice Cream Social!

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 ...

Storytime with Book Lady Erin

NEW TIME! Join us at 9:30AM every Thursday in April and May for story time! Bring your little ones and ...

Toddler Story and Art Time at Do Art with Yopp

Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for Toddler Story and Art! This is a great opportunity to meet new ...

IndepenDance Open Studio iPlaydates

Come join our iPlaydate on Thursdays at 10:45am for children ages 5 and Under! If they’re actively on the MOVE, ...

Gamesville Tabletop Homeschool Gaming

Homeschool Parents! Need something new to add to your kids schedule? Try Boardgames! Boardgaming is an amazing social activity that allows ...

Mental Health Symposium and Resource Fair

In observance of Mental Health Awareness Month in May, the symposium brings together residents, service providers and other agencies to ...

IndepenDance Studio iDance Tots

We are so excited our new class- “iDance Tots”! Have a wiggly one that’s not quite old enough for dance ...

Family Yoga with Jillian at Cypress and Grove

Join certified yoga instructor Jillian Goldstein on Thursdays at 5pm for Family Yoga! This class is ideal for yogis young and ...

  • 5:00 pm -  5:50 pm 
  • Location: Cypress and Grove Brewery,1001 NW 4th St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $5/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun