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.


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July

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.

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Ginnie Springs July Celebration

Come on out and celebrate with us! Live music before, during, and after the firework show. Day pass visitors are welcome ...

Ranger Led Tours at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Enjoy a ranger led tour of Sweetwater Wetlands Park, a new city park on Williston Road in Gainesville. Tours will ...

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 ...

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: $8 Children (ages 5-13): $4 Children under 5: Free (when accompanied by parent). Free for Members.
  • Website: kanapaha.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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

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 ...

Micanopy Library Building a Better World with Sculpture

Discover the history of sculpture from drinking vessels and decorations to fixtures in our everyday environment. Participants will have a ...

Hippodrome presents Forever Plaid

Showtimes are: Tues, Weds and Thurs at 7:00; Fri at 8:00 ; Sat at 5:00 and 8:30 and  Sun at ...

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Yarn Letters

Learn to yarn-wrap & create a one-of-a-kind piece of art. Intended for children 5 years & older.

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

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement

Get ready to sing, dance, socialize, play...and learn! Miss Cara will be leading a 5 week Summer Session, starting Monday, ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Pirate Cookies

Learn basic bag & tip decorating techniques while creating friendly pirate faces. Intended for children 5 years & older. Supplies ...

  • 1:00 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Archer Library Summer Games and Crafts

Take a break from the heat! Play a variety of board games and make different crafts.

Lake Butler 4th of July Celebration

Lake Butler is the place to be this 4th of July! The Lake Butler Rotary Club is sponsoring the event, ...

Melon Run

A July 4th tradition in Gainesville, the Florida Track Club hosts the almost "World Famous" Annual Melon Run! Enjoy the ...

Keystone Heights Our Country Day

The Fourth of July Celebration will Feature Food, Arts and Crafts, Live Music, Parade, 5k Run, Children Activities, fireworks, and ...

  • 8:00 am
  • Location: City Hall and Keystone Heights Nature Park, 550 S Lawrence Blvd, Keystone Heights, Florida
  • Cost: Entry into the beach park will require each spectator to have an armband, no exceptions, and this year armbands will cost $1. Armbands will go to the first 4,000 buyers, the absolute limit to entries to the beach park, so get yours early.
  • Website: ourcountryday.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Interlachen 4th of July Celebration

This is always a great day with lots & lots of FREE stuff for the kids to do. Bike ...

BBQ Seafood Bash

There will be SEAFOOD & BBQ all in one place. Let Mel's House Of Smoke an Crabs N A Bucket ...

Dudley Farm Domestic Skills Child-Friendly Workshops

A resource person person will demonstrate a variety of domestic skills on Wednesdays (except the 3rd Wed). Come to the ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Library Partnership Tampa Taiko

Summer at the Library. Hear and try the massive drums shared by Tampa Taiko this Summer at the Library. Sponsored ...

Bouncin' at The Rock

Bouncin' @ The Rock will begin Thursday, June 1 and be held in the air-conditioned gymnasium of The Rock School ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: The Rock School, 9818 SW 24th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32067
  • Cost: $5 for kids 2-12 | Kids under 2 and parents are free
  • Website: therocklions.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement: Big Kids!

A music and movement class...for big kids! This summer only, we thought we'd design a class for the kids who ...

Skate Station Tiny Tots: Thursdays

Ages 10 & Under can Bounce, Play, Skate, and Ride! Feel free to bring your own ride on toys and ...

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Join us for Bass Pro Shop Gainesville's first ever Family Summer Camp! The FREE fun will begin June 24th and ...

Alachua Library: Teen Battle of the Books

Join us for our 8th Annual Battle of the Books competition! We are looking for TEENS who love to read to ...

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/member, $13.25 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

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids' Knitting

The class where your kids will learn to fall in love with yarn. This class includes free supplies (while they ...

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

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Join us for Bass Pro Shop Gainesville's first ever Family Summer Camp! The FREE fun will begin June 24th and ...

Painting with a Twist: Koala Kidz Camp

Learn about Koalas! Ages 7 and up are welcome! Ages 7-12 MUST be accompanied by an adult for the duration ...

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 ...

Alachua Elementary Free Sports Physicals

Physicians will be on-site to provide free Sports Physicals for children needing them. Insurance is not required. Many thanks to ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Alachua Elementary School,13800 NW 152nd Pl, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Kids Club

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

Gigi's Playhouse: LMNOP

L-M-N-O-P (Language, Music ‘N Our Peeps) July 8th • July 22nd • August 5th • August 19th 10AM-11AM (Ages Newborn - 36 ...

Hogtown Pet a Reptile Program

We give kids the chance to ask the questions they want to know about. While learning something new, they get ...

Target Post-Remodel Bash

Our Target store is so thankful for the community's patience as we have remodeled our store! It's time to celebrate ...

  • 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 3970 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: Free
  • Category: Free

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

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 ...

Hippodrome presents Forever Plaid

Showtimes are: Tues, Weds and Thurs at 7:00; Fri at 8:00 ; Sat at 5:00 and 8:30 and  Sun at ...

Depot Park MAP for Youth Art Workshop

Kid’s Arts and Crafts presents Music and Arts Program for Youth, an arts foundation with workshops that emphasize the fun ...

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement

Get ready to sing, dance, socialize, play...and learn! Miss Cara will be leading a 5 week Summer Session, starting Monday, ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Archer Library Summer Games and Crafts

Take a break from the heat! Play a variety of board games and make different crafts.

Millhopper Library Teen Battle of the Books

Join Millhopper's Battle of the Books team this summer at the library. Read 3 books, quiz each other, and participate ...

Meet Magic Mike at Bev's Burgers in High Springs

Magic Mike will Magic Mike will visit your table with magic and balloons. Fun for the whole family.

Chick-fil-A Cow Appreciation Day

Cow Appreciation Day is on Tuesday, July 11th! Wear anything cow-like and receive a free entree* from 9 A.M.-7 P.M.! ...

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/member, $13.25 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

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movemment: Amigos

Come sing, act out, and learn traditional Spanish folk songs and other songs to learn aspects of the Spanish language. ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:25 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: 2.00/family per class
  • Website: ziongainesville.com
  • Category: Classes

Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time

Bring your little one, who is under 46 inches, from 10 am to Noon on Tuesday or Thursday and the ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: independancestudio.com
  • 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

High Springs Library Teen Battle of the Books Meeting

Summer at the Library: Teens book lovers are invited to join the High Springs Battle of the Books Team. ...

The Sewing COOP: Sew Doll Clothes

This class is for children ages 7-14 who have experience using a sewing machine and can follow directions for sewing ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: 706 NW 23rd Avenue, Suite A Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $80
  • Website: thesewingcoop.com
  • Category: Classes

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement: Big Kids!

A music and movement class...for big kids! This summer only, we thought we'd design a class for the kids who ...

Skate Station Tiny Tots: Thursdays

Ages 10 & Under can Bounce, Play, Skate, and Ride! Feel free to bring your own ride on toys and ...

Headquarters Library Relax your Body and Mind

Relaxing is an important part of your body's health. Spend an hour visually relaxed and physically expressive through music and ...

Miniature Therapy Horses at Alachua Library

Internationally known hero horse Magic and her equine friends will be visiting the Alachua Library Branch on July 13th. Magic is ...

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/member, $13.25 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

Storytime at Depot Park

Alachua County Libraries presents Storytime @ Depot Park in the Children's Play Area on the second Friday of the month. This ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

City of Gainesville and GRU: Pop Up Camp

The City of Gainesville has partnered with Gainesville Regional Utilities to host two, free, one-day camps for the kids in ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Tiger Bay Apartments, 2415 Southeast 4th Lane, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Join us for Bass Pro Shop Gainesville's first ever Family Summer Camp! The FREE fun will begin June 24th and ...

Family Fishing Day

Fishing for Success hosts monthly events that provide families the opportunity to fish together in a safe and fun setting ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Antique, Arts and Collectibles Day

Collectors from all over will gather to display their antiques, unique arts, antique and classic cars, collectibles and more. Free ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: Park Admission: $5/vehicle up to 8 passengers
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Carson Springs Wildlife Safari Zoo Camp

Does you kid love animals? Send them to Safari Zoo Camp for a day (or two). Here's a chance to ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 8528 East County Road 225, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $75($25 advance deposit required)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

Ninja Jam at Sun Country

Who wants to be a Ninja? Don't miss Ninja Jam on the 3rd Saturday of the month. Ninja Jam will ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:45 am
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 S.W. 140th Terrace Jonesville, Florida 32669
  • Cost: members $15.75 non-members $19
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

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

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 ...

Free Ice Cream Day at Cold Stone Creamery

Gift Certificates and More's 3rd Annual FREE Cold Stone Ice Cream Day is almost here! Head over to either Cold Stone ...

  • 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Location: Cold Stone of Gainesville 3822 W Newberry Rd / 3443 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: free for GCM members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Starlight's Firecracker Beauty Pageant

Our pageants are great for newcomers as well as experienced pageant contestants and they are lots of fun. We take ...

Theater Connect: Day Camp for Teens

Join the UF Arts in Medicine Theater Team and the UF Health Youth Gender Program for a day of theater, ...

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement

Get ready to sing, dance, socialize, play...and learn! Miss Cara will be leading a 5 week Summer Session, starting Monday, ...

Millhopper Library Mask Dance Surapsari

Partake in the traditional Mask Dance presented by Surapsari this Summer at the Library. Sponsored by the Friends of the ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

FLMNH Discovery Zone Opens

Join the Museum in welcoming its new permanent exhibit: Beverly and Jon Thompson Discovery Zone Explore, observe, study, pretend and play! This ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville FL 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.flmnh.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

IHOP: 59th Anniversary

We’re celebrating 59 years of pancakes with an anniversary gift for you: a short stack for just 59¢. Get ‘em ...

  • 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Location: IHOP, 3625 SW 13th Street, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Website: www.ihop.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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/member, $13.25 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

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movemment: Amigos

Come sing, act out, and learn traditional Spanish folk songs and other songs to learn aspects of the Spanish language. ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:25 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St.
  • Cost: 2.00/family per class
  • Website: ziongainesville.com
  • Category: Classes

Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time

Bring your little one, who is under 46 inches, from 10 am to Noon on Tuesday or Thursday and the ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Dudley Farm Domestic Skills Child-Friendly Workshops

A resource person person will demonstrate a variety of domestic skills on Wednesdays (except the 3rd Wed). Come to the ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

FLMNH Pop-Up Museum: Frogs! at HQ Library

Join us as we venture outside our walls and bring the Museum to you! This themed event features hands-on activities ...

Smart Start at Zion: Music & Movement: Big Kids!

A music and movement class...for big kids! This summer only, we thought we'd design a class for the kids who ...

Skate Station Tiny Tots: Thursdays

Ages 10 & Under can Bounce, Play, Skate, and Ride! Feel free to bring your own ride on toys and ...

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Join us for Bass Pro Shop Gainesville's first ever Family Summer Camp! The FREE fun will begin June 24th and ...

Archer Library Read with a Dog

A reading dog is a special friend that loves to hear stories and doesn't judge anyone's reading ability. Reading dogs ...

Alachua Library: Teen Battle of the Books

Join us for our 8th Annual Battle of the Books competition! We are looking for TEENS who love to read to ...

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/member, $13.25 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

Learn with Jo-Ann: Kids Summer Dress

Learn to follow a pattern and make a button & thread closure. Intended for children 8 years & older. Supplies ...

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $45
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Join us for Bass Pro Shop Gainesville's first ever Family Summer Camp! The FREE fun will begin June 24th and ...

Painting with a Twist: Minions Kidz Camp

Ages 7 and up are welcome! Ages 7-12 MUST be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the class. ...

Summer Day of Service: Summer Plunge

Experience giving back to the community in a large group to witness that power. Join several hundred volunteers for a ...

Santa Fe College Zoo: Zookeeper for a Day

Have you ever wondered what it’s really like to be a zookeeper? On Saturday July 22nd from 9 a.m. – ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 3000 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, Florida
  • Cost: •$6 for adults •$5 for children (ages 4-12), Seniors (60+), and UF staff and students with ID •Free for children 3 and under, and Santa Fe College students or staff members with ID
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

FIRM Open House

Bring the whole family out to The Florida International Rally & Motorsport Park Open House on July 22nd! We are ...

Deep Spring Farm Blueberry U-Pick Day

Saturday July 15 the farm is open to pick your own organic tomatoes and blueberries by RSVP.

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 ...

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

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 ...

Kiki's Delivery Service

From the legendary Studio Ghibli and director Hayao Miyazaki comes "Kiki’s Delivery Service", the beloved coming-of-age story of a resourceful ...

Gainesville Community Playhouse:Legally Blonde

Come join us for the international award-winning Legally Blonde, a fabulously fun musical based on the popular movie. This action-packed ...

2nd and Charles Super Munchkin

We’re playing fan favorite Super Munchkin with you! Join us for some super fun at the game table.

The Sewing COOP: Sew Doll Clothes

This class is for children ages 7-14 who have experience using a sewing machine and can follow directions for sewing ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: 706 NW 23rd Avenue, Suite A Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $80
  • Website: thesewingcoop.com
  • Category: Classes

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Waldo Community Center: Solar Power S'mores

Did anyone ever tell you not to play with your food? Don't listen to them! Join us as we build ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Waldo Community Center, 13558 NE 148th Ave, Waldo, FL 32694
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Library Programs

Archer Library Summer Games and Crafts

Take a break from the heat! Play a variety of board games and make different crafts.

Archer Library Face Painting and Balloon Twisting

Join us for face painting and balloon twisting!

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/member, $13.25 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

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time

Bring your little one, who is under 46 inches, from 10 am to Noon on Tuesday or Thursday and the ...

Summer Spectacular: A Wrinkle In Time at The Hipp

The Hippodrome's education department is proud to present the beloved play "A Wrinkle in Time." Gainesville kids will shine in ...

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Summer Spectacular: A Wrinkle In Time at The Hipp

The Hippodrome's education department is proud to present the beloved play "A Wrinkle in Time." Gainesville kids will shine in ...

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: 7050 Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: 10 classes is $60, 5 classes $40 or drop in rate of $10.
  • Website: independancestudio.com
  • Category: Classes

Library Partnership Fancy Birds and Parrots

Summer at the Library. The Gainesville Bird Fanciers and US Parrots, North Florida's resource for parrot and bird information, will ...

Skate Station Tiny Tots: Thursdays

Ages 10 & Under can Bounce, Play, Skate, and Ride! Feel free to bring your own ride on toys and ...

Summer Spectacular: A Wrinkle In Time at The Hipp

The Hippodrome's education department is proud to present the beloved play "A Wrinkle in Time." Gainesville kids will shine in ...

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 ...

Alachua Library: Teen Battle of the Books

Join us for our 8th Annual Battle of the Books competition! We are looking for TEENS who love to read to ...

Archer Library Read with a Dog

A reading dog is a special friend that loves to hear stories and doesn't judge anyone's reading ability. Reading dogs ...

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/member, $13.25 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

The Sewing COOP: Funky Nightshirt

• Must have taken at least our Intro to Sewing I class and/or have solid sewing experience. No experience sewing ...

  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: 706 NW 23rd Avenue, Suite A Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $75
  • Website: thesewingcoop.com
  • Category: Classes

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

City of Gainesville and GRU: Pop Up Camp

The City of Gainesville has partnered with Gainesville Regional Utilities to host two, free, one-day camps for the kids in ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Lewis Place at Ironwood, 4121 NE 15th St, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Archer Library Archer Trail Blazers

This club will be displaying various live farm animals for an educational and enjoyable experience.

Dash and Splash Summer Series

It’s time to be challenged! Come participate in four races to keep fit and have fun this summer! This year ...

Reptiles of Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Reptiles play an important role in the ecosystem of Sweetwater Wetlands Park. Come out this Saturday to get a close ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, Williston Road, Gainesville
  • Cost: free with admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Epic End of Summer Bash in Chiefland

In this event we bring the community together to provide free services and products to help the kids get ready ...

Canterbury Cool Summer Show Series

This is a open pleasure show with classes for English, Western, Ranch, Beginners, Amateur Owners and event a division for ...

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 ...

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 ...

The Sewing COOP: Intro to Sewing

This class is for children ages 7-14 who have never sewn before and want to learn how to use a ...

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: 706 NW 23rd Avenue, Suite A Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $75
  • Website: thesewingcoop.com
  • Category: Classes

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

2nd and Charles Harry Potter's Birthday Party

It’s Harry’s birthday and you’re invited! We’re celebrating the birth of the Boy Who Lived with HP cosplay, Hogwarts ...

Crafts with the Trash Princess at Depot Park

Come out to Depot Park for a repurposed craft with the Trash Princess! Free to participate and materials are provided!

Newberry Library Harry Potter's Birthday Party

Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday party at the library with lots of fun events. All Muggles invited!

Meet Magic Mike at Bev's Burgers in High Springs

Magic Mike will Magic Mike will visit your table with magic and balloons. Fun for the whole family.

Crafts with the Trash Princess at Depot Park

Come out to Depot Park for a repurposed craft with the Trash Princess! Free to participate and materials are provided!