Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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December 11

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

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Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time

We have a special time when we open the facility to little kids (under 46"). Little Air jumpers and their ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd St, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: $10 per child, one parent jumps free
  • Website: gainesvillegetair.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Chick-fil-A Archer Road Family Night

Now that we have officially mooved, family night is back! Join us Tuesday night!

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Chick-Fil-A, 3938 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL, 32608
  • Cost: free crafts
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Square Dance Lessons

Square Dance Classes for Beginners Who? Everyone, ages ten and up Loads of FUN! Tuesdays, starting Oct. 2nd, 2018 6:30-7:30 PM Casual attire Oct. 2nd ...

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 ...

  • 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Location: Gainesville Hackerspace, 2803 NW 6th St, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time

We have a special time when we open the facility to little kids (under 46"). Little Air jumpers and their ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd St, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: $10 per child, one parent jumps free
  • Website: gainesvillegetair.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station Tiny Tots

Ages 5 & Under can Bounce, Play, Skate, and Ride! Feel free to bring your own ride on toys and ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $7 Incl. Skating, Soft Play & Bouncing!
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Geminid Meteor Shower Watch

GEMINID METEOR SHOWER WATCH - $10 a Car Load (Cash Only Event) Concessions will be available - Lay beneath the ...

Roger's Farm Christmas Festival

Roger's Farm will be hosting our first annual Christmas festival this year! Bring your family out for some fun on ...

  • 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Roger's Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $8/person (Discounted price of $5 per person when you purchase your Christmas tree from us**
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

20th Century Holiday Circus

Every circus experience begins on the midway. You'll pick up tickets from our ticket cart, then you'll enter our marquee ...

  • 4:30 pm
  • Location: Ocala Petting Zoo, 11150 W Hwy 40 Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Ages 13 and up: $18 | 12 and under at $12 | Free for 3 and under
  • Website: www.20thcenturycircus.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Let's Skate Ocala Family Theme Nights

The City of Ocala’s ‘Let’s Skate Ocala’ ice rink will open to the public Saturday, Nov. 17th. The skating rink ...

  • 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Tuscawilla Park, 500 NE Sanchez Ave, Ocala, FL
  • Cost: $5/person for 30 minutes, includes skates
  • Website: www.ocalamarion.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Archery Fun Fridays

Join us as we kickoff our Fun-tastic Fridays! We will be offering $5.00 off open shooting during Fun-tastic Fridays from ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

YMCA Free Swim and Wellness Saturdays

Come cool down at the Y's swimming pool for FREE every 3rd Saturday of the month! Try the Y during ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34th Blvd. 32605 Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Friendly Bike Ride

Bring the kids and ride from Depot Park down to the Alachua Lake Overlook on the Gainesville Hawthorne Trail for ...

Pet Expo at Oaks Mall

Pet adoptions, demonstrations, pet food drive, veterinarian presentation, Q&Asegments, Best Trick/talent contest, Cutest Pet Contest. Benefiting local animal rescue groups!

Roger's Farm Christmas Festival

Roger's Farm will be hosting our first annual Christmas festival this year! Bring your family out for some fun on ...

  • 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Roger's Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $8/person (Discounted price of $5 per person when you purchase your Christmas tree from us**
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

20th Century Holiday Circus

Every circus experience begins on the midway. You'll pick up tickets from our ticket cart, then you'll enter our marquee ...

  • 4:30 pm
  • Location: Ocala Petting Zoo, 11150 W Hwy 40 Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Ages 13 and up: $18 | 12 and under at $12 | Free for 3 and under
  • Website: www.20thcenturycircus.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Donuts with Santa at The Depot Park Event Space

Gainesville FL Moms Blog is excited to present its first premier kids and family event, Donuts with Santa! More details ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: The Depot Event Space, 201 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: see website on November 8th
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

20th Century Holiday Circus

Every circus experience begins on the midway. You'll pick up tickets from our ticket cart, then you'll enter our marquee ...

  • 4:30 pm
  • Location: Ocala Petting Zoo, 11150 W Hwy 40 Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Ages 13 and up: $18 | 12 and under at $12 | Free for 3 and under
  • Website: www.20thcenturycircus.com
  • Category: Family Fun

20th Century Holiday Circus

Every circus experience begins on the midway. You'll pick up tickets from our ticket cart, then you'll enter our marquee ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: Ocala Petting Zoo, 11150 W Hwy 40 Ocala, FL 34482
  • Cost: Ages 13 and up: $18 | 12 and under at $12 | Free for 3 and under
  • Website: www.20thcenturycircus.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time

We have a special time when we open the facility to little kids (under 46"). Little Air jumpers and their ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd St, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: $10 per child, one parent jumps free
  • Website: gainesvillegetair.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Square Dance Lessons

Square Dance Classes for Beginners Who? Everyone, ages ten and up Loads of FUN! Tuesdays, starting Oct. 2nd, 2018 6:30-7:30 PM Casual attire Oct. 2nd ...

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 ...

  • 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Location: Gainesville Hackerspace, 2803 NW 6th St, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time

We have a special time when we open the facility to little kids (under 46"). Little Air jumpers and their ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd St, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: $10 per child, one parent jumps free
  • Website: gainesvillegetair.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station Tiny Tots

Ages 5 & Under can Bounce, Play, Skate, and Ride! Feel free to bring your own ride on toys and ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $7 Incl. Skating, Soft Play & Bouncing!
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Orlando Apollos Event at Celebration Pointe

Orlando Apollos coaching staff, including Steve Spurrier, players, and management personnel will interact with fans, answer questions, and give out ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe Northwest Corner of I-75 And Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.celebrationpointe.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Roger's Farm Christmas Festival

Roger's Farm will be hosting our first annual Christmas festival this year! Bring your family out for some fun on ...

  • 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Roger's Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $8/person (Discounted price of $5 per person when you purchase your Christmas tree from us**
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Let's Skate Ocala Family Theme Nights

The City of Ocala’s ‘Let’s Skate Ocala’ ice rink will open to the public Saturday, Nov. 17th. The skating rink ...

  • 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Tuscawilla Park, 500 NE Sanchez Ave, Ocala, FL
  • Cost: $5/person for 30 minutes, includes skates
  • Website: www.ocalamarion.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Archery Fun Fridays

Join us as we kickoff our Fun-tastic Fridays! We will be offering $5.00 off open shooting during Fun-tastic Fridays from ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Night Hike at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Join a park ranger on a walk under the moonlight at Sweetwater Wetlands Park to experience the sights, sounds, and ...

  • 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, Williston Road, Gainesville
  • Cost: $5 per vehicle (cash)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Meet Magic Mike at Flip Factory Zone

Let's celebrate the holidays with great music, dancing, jumping, and a private magic show! Space is limited to the first ...

Breakfast with Santa at High Springs Lions Club

Breakfast with Santa-Scrambled eggs, sausage patties, and pancakes. All of this for only $5.00 a person. Kids under the age ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Lions Club, 26900 US Highway 27, High Springs FL
  • Cost: $5.00 per person, under the age of 5 bring a canned good
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Christmas in the Pines

Christmas in the Pines - Saturday, December 22nd, 2018 from 3PM to 8PM - $5 per Car Load Please note: ...

Roger's Farm Christmas Festival

Roger's Farm will be hosting our first annual Christmas festival this year! Bring your family out for some fun on ...

  • 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Roger's Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $8/person (Discounted price of $5 per person when you purchase your Christmas tree from us**
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Get Air Gainesville Club Air DJ Night

Join us every weekend for a night of hoppin' music, fun with friends and, of course, jumping! We will be ...

  • 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd St, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: 2 hours for just $15 or 3 hours for $20
  • Website: gainesvillegetair.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Leslie Tharp Designs Holiday Open House- Blacksmith Style

Come out and enjoy some holiday festivities at the shop! There will be demonstrations, snacks, games, and hand-forged gift ideas! ...

Get Air Gainesville Toddler Time

We have a special time when we open the facility to little kids (under 46"). Little Air jumpers and their ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd St, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: $10 per child, one parent jumps free
  • Website: gainesvillegetair.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station Tiny Tots

Ages 5 & Under can Bounce, Play, Skate, and Ride! Feel free to bring your own ride on toys and ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $7 Incl. Skating, Soft Play & Bouncing!
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Archery Fun Fridays

Join us as we kickoff our Fun-tastic Fridays! We will be offering $5.00 off open shooting during Fun-tastic Fridays from ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Let's Skate Ocala Family Theme Nights

The City of Ocala’s ‘Let’s Skate Ocala’ ice rink will open to the public Saturday, Nov. 17th. The skating rink ...

  • 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Tuscawilla Park, 500 NE Sanchez Ave, Ocala, FL
  • Cost: $5/person for 30 minutes, includes skates
  • Website: www.ocalamarion.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Get Air Gainesville Club Air

Join us every weekend for a night of hoppin' music, fun with friends and, of course, jumping! **Club Air is for ...

  • 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd St, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: 2 hours for just $15 or 3 hours for $20
  • Website: gainesvillegetair.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Get Air Gainesville Club Air DJ Night

Join us every weekend for a night of hoppin' music, fun with friends and, of course, jumping! We will be ...

  • 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd St, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: 2 hours for just $15 or 3 hours for $20
  • Website: gainesvillegetair.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station New Years Skate

Don't miss the best New Year's Bash ever! All night ticket includes unlimited play, breakfast, dinner, hats, leis and horns!

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: starts at $9 until 11pm, $25 prepaid and $30 at the door for All Night
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Get Air Gainesville New Year's Eve

Come join us on New Years eve for Pizza, Prizes, and a DJ to ring in the New Year. For ...