Gainesville Family Events Calendar

The Fun 4 Gator Kids Calendar is the most comprehensive online family calendar in the Gainesville area. Please let us know if you are aware of an event that is not listed! Listings are FREE! Submit an Event

PLEASE NOTE: Events and programs are subject to last minute cancellations and changes. Before attending, please contact the business or event host to confirm that the event/program is still taking place, and to register or RSVP if required.


  • Print
April
May

Family Fun includes festivals, carnivals, family fun nights, fairs and other types of fun family events.

Events and programs for kids with special needs

Races, Walks, 5Ks includes listings for all types of athletic competitions that kids can participate in - not just watch.

Informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations 

Family friendly shows and concerts

 

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18.

Other family-friendly events like mini-photo sessions consignment sales and other events that don't fit into another category

Sporting events and home games for local sports teams

One time classes open to kids and families. 

Holiday events with themes focused on specific holidays like Halloween, Christmas, Easter, 4th of July, etc.

Events and pageants where kids or families compete to win a title or prize.

Ongoing Programs includes any family programs that occur on an ongoing basis such as every week or every month.

Show events from all categories

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Open House Gainesville Health & Fitness

Gainesville Health and Fitness is celebrating the completion of a five-year, multi-million dollar transformation with a fun, filled Open House ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 4820 W Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ghfc.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Reddick BBQ Festival

Come to "downtown" Reddick, Florida for the 6th annual Reddick BBQ Festival. Bring your appetite, as there will be a ...

Special Olympics Summer Games

Special Olympics Florida is hosting Area 4 Summer Games at Eastside High School in Gainesville on Saturday, April 1. Hundreds ...

March of Dimes: March for Babies

This 6 mile street party is a celebration of the lives we are changing through outstanding fundraising efforts in Alachua ...

Open House Gainesville Health & Fitness

Gainesville Health and Fitness is celebrating the completion of a five-year, multi-million dollar transformation with a fun, filled Open House ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 4820 W Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ghfc.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Reddick BBQ Festival

Come to "downtown" Reddick, Florida for the 6th annual Reddick BBQ Festival. Bring your appetite, as there will be a ...

Daniel's Dash: Superhero in the Making

Daniel's Dash 5K in Gainesville, Florida is aimed to help Daniel, a local 8 year old boy who has had ...

Helicopter Fly-In

Rain or Shine! Composite FX will host a helicopter rally on April 1-2nd and the public is invited. The event ...

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement

A lifetime of loving music starts now. Join us for 25 minutes of singing, dancing, playing instruments, and learning. Miss ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: 2.00/family per class
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Skate Station Christian Skate Night

Skate to contemporary Christian music on the first Monday of the month. Youth groups welcome and group food packages available.

UF Softball All Skills Camp

The Florida Gators Softball program will be offering an All Skills Softball Camp. This camp is designed to help players ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: University of Florida, Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium, Hull and Museum Rd,Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $50
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Classes

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Head Start/VPK Registration

Head Start is now accepting applications for children who will be 3 or 4 years old by September 01, 2017 ...

Gainesville Fire Rescue: Car Seat Safety Checks

Gainesville Fire Rescue conducts Car Seat saftey checks on the first Tuesday of the month. Appointments are every half hour ...

Tinkergarten Trial Class (Jonesville)

Come see what Tinkergarten is all about at this FREE trial class! Tinkergarten provides educational and fun classes for kids ...

Amigos at Zion

Smart Start at Zion: Amigos is a chance to introduce your child to the Spanish language through songs, books, and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: $2 donation (optional)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Fifth Annual Florida Contemporary Music Festival

The Fifth Annual Florida Contemporary Music Festival, April 5-8, 2017, is a celebration of the music of our time, featuring ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: UF, Music Building, Room 101 (MUB 101), Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free and open to the public
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Skate Station Funworks Wacky Wednesday

All attractions are just $3.50, including Bounce House (5-9pm)!

  • 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $3.50 admission, $3.50 attractions
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Millhopper Library Tonewood Music

Nurture musical growth in your child as you experience Music Together®. Registration is limited to 16 children. Please register each ...

Cade Museum's Kitchen Chemistry

Ages 9+ What will be taught? Art Chemistry Physics Roll up those sleeves, pull out your aprons and join us on a tasty journey of ...

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $40
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Fifth Annual Florida Contemporary Music Festival

The Fifth Annual Florida Contemporary Music Festival, April 5-8, 2017, is a celebration of the music of our time, featuring ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: UF, Music Building, Room 101 (MUB 101), Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free and open to the public
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Tinkergarten Trial Class (Westside Park)

Come see what Tinkergarten is all about at this FREE trial class! Tinkergarten provides educational and fun classes for kids ...

Magic Mike at HobbyTown USA

Hobby Town now has a magic department! Magic Mike will be demonstrating magic that you can do from 2-4pm on ...

Skate Station Funworks Terrific Thursdays

Funworks hosts an after-hours party each Thursday from 5-9pm!

  • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $11 unlimited play and batting cages, $18 Super Unlimited plus batting cages, ad AYCP arcade for $8
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Fifth Annual Florida Contemporary Music Festival

The Fifth Annual Florida Contemporary Music Festival, April 5-8, 2017, is a celebration of the music of our time, featuring ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: UF, Music Building, Room 101 (MUB 101), Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free and open to the public
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Step 317 Spring Duckling Mini Session

Come experience a fun session with real baby ducklings held during March and April at our Gainesville studio.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Step 317 Free Spring Mini Session

Join Step317 Photography for an adorable spring themed mini session at their studio. Each session includes a special treat for ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee: free
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Kirby Family Farm's Rock n Roll Easter Train

Join us for the 5th Annual Rock-N-Roll Easter Train featuring our Special Guests from Nickelodeon, SpongeBob and Patrick April 7, ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 19630 NE 30th Street, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: Advance:$10/person, Combo Pass: $15 (children 2 and under are free)
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Harn Museum Friday Tot Time Stories

Children ages 2 – 5 and their families tour the Harn, exploring color, shape, pattern and other “tot” interests. Tot ...

Fifth Annual Florida Contemporary Music Festival

The Fifth Annual Florida Contemporary Music Festival, April 5-8, 2017, is a celebration of the music of our time, featuring ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: UF, Music Building, Room 101 (MUB 101), Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free and open to the public
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Inaugural Plane Pull benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of North Central Florida

We are thrilled to announce our Inaugural Plane Pull benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Central Florida! The Red Shoe ...

  • 7:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: University Air Center - 4701 NE 40th Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Spectators: $5, Kids under 5 are free
  • Website: www.rmhcncf.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Run the Good Race

Millions in Iraq and Syria are caught in the crossfire of the most devastating humanitarian crisis of our time. Our goal ...

  • 8:00 am
  • Location: North Florida Regional Medical Center, 6500 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Kids 10 and under are free, $20 Students, $30 adults
  • Website: rungoodrace.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Alligator Lake Spring Festival

Enjoy a free community festival celebrating nature. Sponsored by Four Rivers Audubon. Bird walks led by experts start at 8am ...

North Florida EnergyWhiz Expo

Join us at the Santa Fe College Track and encourage future scientists and engineers to explore science in their community ...

Congenital Heart Walk

The third annual 2017 Gainesville Congenital Heart Walk will take place on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at Flavet Field on ...

Celebrity Gridiron Challenge

We are pleased to announce our inaugural Celebrity Gridiron Challenge, benefitting Children's Miracle Network Hospitals at UF Health Shands Children's ...

Bradford County Strawberry Festival

Family Fun, Entertainment, Free Train rides and Bounce House, Strawberry 5K run, Food and Craft Vendors, Pet Friendly!

Kanapaha Presbyterian Church Egg Hunt

Join us for our Palm Sunday service followed by an Easter Egg Hunt on the grounds for children ages 10 ...

Dudley Farm Partake of the Past

Join us at the farm on the April 8th and 9th, 2017 and Partake of the Past. Travel back in ...

  • 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Dudly Farm State Historic Park, 18730 W. Newberry Road, Newberry FL
  • Cost: $5/car is park admission
  • Website: friendsofdudleyfarm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement

A lifetime of loving music starts now. Join us for 25 minutes of singing, dancing, playing instruments, and learning. Miss ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: 2.00/family per class
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Skate Station Tiny Tots: Free Today

Join Skate Station for a FREE, FUN event as Tiny Tots moves to Monday this Monday April 10th! Ages 5 ...

Head Start/VPK Registration

Head Start is now accepting applications for children who will be 3 or 4 years old by September 01, 2017 ...

Amigos at Zion

Smart Start at Zion: Amigos is a chance to introduce your child to the Spanish language through songs, books, and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: $2 donation (optional)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Magic Mike at HobbyTown USA

Hobby Town now has a magic department! Magic Mike will be demonstrating magic that you can do from 2-4pm on ...

UF Shands Breastfeeding Class

This two-and-a-half hour class is designed for couples who are at least 28 weeks pregnant and desire to breastfeed their ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: UF Health Shands Hospital, 1600 SW Archer Rd, Room 2147, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: ufhealth.org
  • Category: Classes

Skate Station Funworks Wacky Wednesday

All attractions are just $3.50, including Bounce House (5-9pm)!

  • 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $3.50 admission, $3.50 attractions
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam Wednesdays

Parents can drop their kids off at Sun Country Sports Center for 2 hours for fun games, gymnastics instructions ...

Cone Park Library Tonewood Family Music Time

Nurture musical growth in your child as you experience Music Together. Registration is limited to 14 children. Please register each ...

Cade Museum's Circuits: The Food Pantry Edition

Ages 6-8 What will be taught? Chemistry Physics Technology This lab will teach students that ketchup circuits, butter buzzers and marshmallow fluff towers can ...

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $30 Per Student
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

E.A.R.S. One Day Membership Tour for Kids

Come see Lions, Tigers, Bears, Monkeys and More! All animals are in locked enclosures and this is a slow moving ...

  • 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm
  • Location: 2615 East Hwy 318, Citra FL 32113
  • Cost: $18.00 for ages 10 and over and $10.00 for ages -2-9 per person. WE accept cash and checks only.
  • Website: www.earsinc.net
  • Category: Informational

Bats: Our Best Friends at Melrose Library

BATS: OUR BEST FRIENDS NATURE PROGRAM with Carole Mackey at the Melrose Public Library (312 Wynnwood Ave., behind the Post ...

Magic Mike at HobbyTown USA

Hobby Town now has a magic department! Magic Mike will be demonstrating magic that you can do from 2-4pm on ...

Skate Station Funworks Terrific Thursdays

Funworks hosts an after-hours party each Thursday from 5-9pm!

  • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $11 unlimited play and batting cages, $18 Super Unlimited plus batting cages, ad AYCP arcade for $8
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Harn Museum Nights

Join us for our once-a-month event where we are open in the evenings. Museum Nights offer multiple activities and performances ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: SW 34th Street and Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free food and admission
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

UF College of Pharmacy Spring Community Wellness Fair at HealthStreet

Join HealthStreet and various partnering organizations for our Second Annual Spring Community Wellness Fair! We are providing free health screenings, ...

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: UF HealthStreet, 2401 SW Archer Rd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam and Gym Jam Jr.

Parents can drop their kids off at Sun Country Sports Center for 2 hours for fun games, gymnastics instructions ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $18/members, $20/non-members, Jr. is $12/member or $15/non-member
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

O2B Kids PNO

Parent Night Out (PNO) is an evening of fabulous activities for children. Led by our O2B Play Leaders, kids will ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 6680 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: O2B Members: $10 | Non-Members: $15
  • Website: www.o2bkids.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Meet Magic Mike at Conestogas

Magic Mike will visit your table, show you some magic, challenge you with riddles and create custom balloon figures. ...

M2 Battle Sports Waldo Open Play

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

National Parks: Free Admission

America's Best Idea - the national parks - is even better when it's free! Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free* ...

UF Spring Soccer ID Camp

The ID Camp provides the ideal developmental atmosphere for the serious soccer player with ambitions of playing collegiate soccer. You ...

Family Fishing Day and Egg Hunt

We will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt at our fishing ponds! Registration and fishing will begin at 8 ...

EHS S.T.A.R 5K for Autism

Join the amazing students of the Eastside High School Students Together for Autism Research (S.T.A.R.) Club for their annual 5K! ...

National Parks: Free Admission

America's Best Idea - the national parks - is even better when it's free! Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free* ...

UF Spring Soccer ID Camp

The ID Camp provides the ideal developmental atmosphere for the serious soccer player with ambitions of playing collegiate soccer. You ...

Ginnie Springs Annual Egg Hunts

Each year, we celebrate Easter Sunday with events for children and adults. We have 2 egg hunts, one on land, ...

Walk with Jesus at Northwest Baptist Church

Walk with Jesus is an annual Easter Sunday Experience for Children and Parents. Come experience the story of Jesus' final ...

  • 8:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Northwest Baptist Church, 5514 NW 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, FL (Right in front of Buchholz High School)
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.discovernorthwest.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Easter Brunch at Saboré

Please join us with friends and family for a memorable culinary experience created by chef Valero and his team! We will ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Saboré, 13005 SW 1 Road, Suite 129, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $50+tax+gratuity $15 for the little egg hunters ( ages between 3-12 )
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Simple Skirt

Learn to take measurements, cut fabric, make simple seams & insert elastic. Intended for children 8 years & older. Supplies ...

  • 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

UF Softball All Skills Camp

The Florida Gators Softball program will be offering an All Skills Softball Camp. This camp is designed to help players ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: University of Florida, Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium, Hull and Museum Rd,Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $50
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Simple Skirt

Learn to take measurements, cut fabric, make simple seams & insert elastic. Intended for children 8 years & older. Supplies ...

  • 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

Head Start/VPK Registration

Head Start is now accepting applications for children who will be 3 or 4 years old by September 01, 2017 ...

Magic Mike at HobbyTown USA

Hobby Town now has a magic department! Magic Mike will be demonstrating magic that you can do from 2-4pm on ...

UF Shands Newborn Care Class

The Newborn Care Class is designed for couples who have little or no experience with babies. Some of the topics ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: UF Health Shands Hospital, 1600 SW Archer Rd, Room 2147, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: ufhealth.org
  • Category: Informational

Skate Station Funworks Wacky Wednesday

All attractions are just $3.50, including Bounce House (5-9pm)!

  • 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $3.50 admission, $3.50 attractions
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Tower Road Library Tonewood Family Music

Did you know that all children are musical? Have you ever wondered what you can do to nurture the musical ...

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam Wednesdays

Parents can drop their kids off at Sun Country Sports Center for 2 hours for fun games, gymnastics instructions ...

Cade Museum's The Genius of Edison

Ages 6-8 What will be taught? Engineering History Physics It's a blast from the past, back by popular demand! This lab teaches the wonders of ...

  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 904 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Classes

E.A.R.S. One Day Membership Tour for Kids

Come see Lions, Tigers, Bears, Monkeys and More! All animals are in locked enclosures and this is a slow moving ...

  • 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm
  • Location: 2615 East Hwy 318, Citra FL 32113
  • Cost: $18.00 for ages 10 and over and $10.00 for ages -2-9 per person. WE accept cash and checks only.
  • Website: www.earsinc.net
  • Category: Informational

Oak Hall School Early Childhood Learning Center Open House

Oak Hall School invites families with children ages 3 & 4 to join us for fun activities using all the ...

Gainesville Moms and Tots Meet and Greet

We are a group of mommies that enjoy getting together to be in community, in this season of our lives. ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Tioga Little Houses, Tioga Town Center, 140 SW 128 St., Newberry, FL
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.meetup.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Magic Mike at HobbyTown USA

Hobby Town now has a magic department! Magic Mike will be demonstrating magic that you can do from 2-4pm on ...

Skate Station Funworks Terrific Thursdays

Funworks hosts an after-hours party each Thursday from 5-9pm!

  • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $11 unlimited play and batting cages, $18 Super Unlimited plus batting cages, ad AYCP arcade for $8
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Cornerstone Academy presents The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, a drama based on C.S. Lewis' world reknown book, will be performed Thursday, ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: Cornerstone Academy, 1520 NW 34th Street Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Suggested donation prices: Student $3.00; Adult $5.00.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Fifth Avenue Arts Festival

The event features three days of performance and visual arts. Additionally, local businesses and organizations are invited to set up ...

Sun Country Sports School Open House

Join us for our Sunny's Sports School Open House! Sunny's Sports School is a drop off preschool program that allows kids ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 S.W. 140th Terrace Jonesville, Florida 32669
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Cornerstone Academy presents The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, a drama based on C.S. Lewis' world reknown book, will be performed Thursday, ...

  • 1:00 pm
  • Location: Cornerstone Academy, 1520 NW 34th Street Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Suggested donation prices: Student $3.00; Adult $5.00.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

UF Mini Mascots Clinic

Join Albert and Alberta and the Florida Dazzlers on April 21, 2017 for a clinic that includes learning cheers, dances, ...

  • 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Location: University of Florida, O'Connell Center, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Classes

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam and Gym Jam Jr.

Parents can drop their kids off at Sun Country Sports Center for 2 hours for fun games, gymnastics instructions ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $18/members, $20/non-members, Jr. is $12/member or $15/non-member
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Fifth Avenue Arts Festival

The event features three days of performance and visual arts. Additionally, local businesses and organizations are invited to set up ...

Wild Hog Canoe and Kayak Race

For Racers: Commonly referred to as the roughest, wildest, most challenging canoe race in America! The race takes place on Florida’s ...

National Parks: Free Admission

America's Best Idea - the national parks - is even better when it's free! Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free* ...

Swamp Challenge

The Swamp Challenge features a return to Ben Hill Griffin Stadium at the University of Florida. Athletes will race through ...

Gator Clot Trot 5K and Fun Walk

We've moved the Gator Clot Trot 5K and Fun Run BACK to the spring! Join us to run a 3.1 mile ...

Fifth Avenue Arts Festival

The event features three days of performance and visual arts. Additionally, local businesses and organizations are invited to set up ...

National Parks: Free Admission

America's Best Idea - the national parks - is even better when it's free! Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free* ...

High Springs Pioneer Days Festival

Come join us for a day full of fun and entertainment for the whole family. Don’t miss the exciting “Pets ...

Florida Blueberry Festival

Come join us on the historic downtown streets of Brooksville to enjoy Fresh Florida Blueberries, Fresh Blueberry Pies, and Tasty ...

Gamesville Tabletop Family Game Day

The greatest joys of gaming is sharing those games with people. Bring your friends, bring your kids, bring whoever you ...

Head Start Mass Registration

Applications accepted for children who will be 3 or 4 by September 1st, 2017 and are from low income households, ...

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement

A lifetime of loving music starts now. Join us for 25 minutes of singing, dancing, playing instruments, and learning. Miss ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: 2.00/family per class
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale

Largest Book Sale of its kind in Florida - More than 500,000 books, records, games, CDs, DVDs, audio, video, paintings, ...

  • 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: 430-B North Main Street, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Website: www.folacld.org
  • Category: Other

Head Start/VPK Registration

Head Start is now accepting applications for children who will be 3 or 4 years old by September 01, 2017 ...

Head Start Mass Registration

Applications accepted for children who will be 3 or 4 by September 1st, 2017 and are from low income households, ...

Amigos at Zion

Smart Start at Zion: Amigos is a chance to introduce your child to the Spanish language through songs, books, and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: $2 donation (optional)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale

Largest Book Sale of its kind in Florida - More than 500,000 books, records, games, CDs, DVDs, audio, video, paintings, ...

  • 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: 430-B North Main Street, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Website: www.folacld.org
  • Category: Other

Magic Mike at HobbyTown USA

Hobby Town now has a magic department! Magic Mike will be demonstrating magic that you can do from 2-4pm on ...

Head Start Mass Registration

Applications accepted for children who will be 3 or 4 by September 1st, 2017 and are from low income households, ...

Headquarters Library: Lubee Bat Conservatory

The Lubee Bat Conservancy will be visiting the Headquarters library on Wednesday, April 26th at 11:00am in Meeting Room A ...

Skate Station Funworks Wacky Wednesday

All attractions are just $3.50, including Bounce House (5-9pm)!

  • 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $3.50 admission, $3.50 attractions
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale

Largest Book Sale of its kind in Florida - More than 500,000 books, records, games, CDs, DVDs, audio, video, paintings, ...

  • 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: 430-B North Main Street, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Website: www.folacld.org
  • Category: Other

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam Wednesdays

Parents can drop their kids off at Sun Country Sports Center for 2 hours for fun games, gymnastics instructions ...

Head Start Mass Registration

Applications accepted for children who will be 3 or 4 by September 1st, 2017 and are from low income households, ...

Magic Mike at HobbyTown USA

Hobby Town now has a magic department! Magic Mike will be demonstrating magic that you can do from 2-4pm on ...

Skate Station Funworks Terrific Thursdays

Funworks hosts an after-hours party each Thursday from 5-9pm!

  • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $11 unlimited play and batting cages, $18 Super Unlimited plus batting cages, ad AYCP arcade for $8
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Adoption and Foster Care Info Night

Have you ever considered becoming a foster or adoptive parent but have questions or don’t know where to start? Join ...

Buchholz High School presents Monty Python's Spamalot

The Buchholz High School Players present Monty Python's Spamalot, a new musical lovingly ripped off from the motion picture, Monty ...

Head Start Mass Registration

Applications accepted for children who will be 3 or 4 by September 1st, 2017 and are from low income households, ...

Project Appleseed

We teach rifle marksmanship and early American heritage in a safe, family-friendly environment.

Florida Sheep, Wool and Herding Dog Festival

Enjoy an unforgettable day at the Florida Sheep, Wool & Herding Dog Festival! There will be sheep shearing, herding dogs, ...

  • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Greater Ocala Club Show Grounds, 10205 NW Gainesville Road, Ocala 34482
  • Website: floridasheep.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam and Gym Jam Jr.

Parents can drop their kids off at Sun Country Sports Center for 2 hours for fun games, gymnastics instructions ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $18/members, $20/non-members, Jr. is $12/member or $15/non-member
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Meet Magic Mike at Conestogas

Magic Mike will visit your table, show you some magic, challenge you with riddles and create custom balloon figures. ...

Project Appleseed

We teach rifle marksmanship and early American heritage in a safe, family-friendly environment.

Florida Sheep, Wool and Herding Dog Festival

Enjoy an unforgettable day at the Florida Sheep, Wool & Herding Dog Festival! There will be sheep shearing, herding dogs, ...

  • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Greater Ocala Club Show Grounds, 10205 NW Gainesville Road, Ocala 34482
  • Website: floridasheep.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

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

Michaels Kids Club

Let your kids explore their creativity every Saturday while you shop! Just $2 per child ages 3 and up. All ...

Gamesville Tabletop Family Game Day

The greatest joys of gaming is sharing those games with people. Bring your friends, bring your kids, bring whoever you ...

Kulaqua River Ranch: Community Sundays

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: $11.75/person | Children 3 and under are free
  • Website: www.kulaqua.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Starlight's Spring Extravaganza Pageant

Beauty Pageant and Baby Contest for Girls ages newborn to adult, and Boys Newborn to 2 years. All contestants receive ...

Monster Jam in Ocala

Featuring Grave Digger (Randy Brown), Carolina Crusher (Gary Porter), Xtermigator (J.R. McNeal), Razin' Kane (Buddy Tompkins), Jester (Matt Pagliarulo), Stinger ...