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December

Family friendly shows and concerts

 

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Regal Holiday Classic Movies

Starting December 1 - December 22, each Saturday, at 12pm local time enjoy one of these 4 traditional Holiday Classics ...

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

Christmas Music Workshop and Live Concert with the Hunts

Mark your calendar and get ready for a family musical experience like no other! We are hosting our first ALL ...

Gainesville Youth Chorus Holiday Concert

Celebrate the holidays with the Gainesville Youth Chorus at their Annual Holiday Concert. It is an evening filled with beautiful ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 100 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free to the public
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Agbedidi

Our annual production of Agbedidi offers a unique fusion of dance cultures to the university and Gainesville community. This concert ...

  • 2:00 pm
  • Location: UF Constans Theatre, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $20 for the general public, $16 for UF faculty/staff and seniors, and $14 for students.
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

High Springs Playhouse: Sorry, Wrong Chimney

David Tuttle is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a fur for Christmas. ...

Gainesville Community Band: Winter Holiday Concert

The Gainesville Community Band will present a Winter Holiday Concert.

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Upon a Midnight Clear at Kika Silva Pla Planetarium

“Upon a Midnight Clear” is a concert “among the stars” featuring songs of the holiday season with the live electronic ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: 3000 NW 83rd Street, Building X, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $7 for adults, $5 for children (4-12 years old), seniors (60+ years old), Santa Fe College ID, UF Gator-1 ID and Military ID holders. Children 3 and under are admitted free.
  • Website: tickets.vendini.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Micanopy Area Cooperative Winter Jubilee

Join us for our annual school Student Winter Performance- MACS Jubilee. This year it will be hosted in the MACS ...

Christmas Concert at Westside Baptist Church

This year’s Christmas program will be a multigenerational Christmas called “On This Night: Emmanuel” that will feature all ages from ...

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

High Springs Playhouse: Sorry, Wrong Chimney

David Tuttle is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a fur for Christmas. ...

Regal Holiday Classic Movies

Starting December 1 - December 22, each Saturday, at 12pm local time enjoy one of these 4 traditional Holiday Classics ...

Danscompany presents Cinderella

In December, The Danscompany presents their annual performance of Cinderella, a full-length ballet. See if the two ugly step sisters, ...

  • 1:30 pm
  • Location: Curtis M Phillips Center for Performing Arts, 3201 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15 | Children under 10 are free with donation of new unwrapped toy or book (while supplies last)
  • Website: www.danscompanyofgainesville.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 3:00 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium: Let It Snow

Come enjoy a whole new "Music 360" experience for the whole family with "Music 360: Let It Snow!" This 30-minute ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

High Springs Playhouse: Sorry, Wrong Chimney

David Tuttle is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a fur for Christmas. ...

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 3:00 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Stop Children's Cancer Annual Holiday Traditions

“Kids Helping Kids” approach to pediatric cancer awareness showcasing musical talents of 250+ area youth during this unique performance of ...

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: University of Florida - Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts 315 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $30 VIP, $12 General, $6 Children 12 and Under
  • Website: stopchildrenscancer.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Christmas Concert at Westside Baptist Church

This year’s Christmas program will be a multigenerational Christmas called “On This Night: Emmanuel” that will feature all ages from ...

Fathom Event: Jim Henson's Holiday Special

Celebrate the holidays with Jim Henson! Two beloved specials have been remastered and are coming to the big screen, Emmet ...

Fathom Event: Jim Henson's Holiday Special

Celebrate the holidays with Jim Henson! Two beloved specials have been remastered and are coming to the big screen, Emmet ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Jordan Glen School Presents A Christmas Carol at Archer Community Center

A classic story around this time of year is "A Christmas Carol" by author Charles Dickens. This is a beloved ...

The Nutcracker Mommy and Me On Stage

Join the dancers onstage during their final dress rehearsal of the Nutcracker. Sitting up close and personal gives your child ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Elf on the Big Screen at First Magnitude

You don't want to be a cotton-headed ninny-muggins and miss this free showing of Elf on the big screen! We ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Voices Rising Holiday Concert

Voices Rising is an intergenerational community chorus in Gainesville, Florida, for adults and youth ages 10 and up. Our repertoire ...

The Nutcracker

Celebrate the Holiday Season with ‘The Nutcracker’. The all-time family favorite with beautiful dancing, sets and costumes. Sheer magic! Become entranced ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

High Springs Playhouse: Sorry, Wrong Chimney

David Tuttle is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a fur for Christmas. ...

Regal Holiday Classic Movies

Starting December 1 - December 22, each Saturday, at 12pm local time enjoy one of these 4 traditional Holiday Classics ...

Polar Express Play in High Springs

Polar Express is a play about the movie. The play lasts about 20 minutes. You can meet the actors that ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Lions Club, 26900 US Highway 27, High Springs FL
  • Cost: Free, donations welcome
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Nutcracker

Celebrate the Holiday Season with ‘The Nutcracker’. The all-time family favorite with beautiful dancing, sets and costumes. Sheer magic! Become entranced ...

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium: Let It Snow

Come enjoy a whole new "Music 360" experience for the whole family with "Music 360: Let It Snow!" This 30-minute ...

Fathom Event: Jim Henson's Holiday Special

Celebrate the holidays with Jim Henson! Two beloved specials have been remastered and are coming to the big screen, Emmet ...

The Nutcracker

Celebrate the Holiday Season with ‘The Nutcracker’. The all-time family favorite with beautiful dancing, sets and costumes. Sheer magic! Become entranced ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

High Springs Playhouse: Sorry, Wrong Chimney

David Tuttle is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a fur for Christmas. ...

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 3:00 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Cirque Musica Holiday presents Wonderland

Cirque Musica Holiday presents Wonderland is an all new concert experience featuring the cast of Cirque Musica together with your ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Thornebrook Village Third Thursdays

Join us for Third Thursdays at Thornebrook Village. Come out and enjoy great music in the square. Shop, grab a ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

Heart Pine Waldorf School Winter Program at Thomas Center

Join us for our winter celebration. The students will perform seasonal songs and verse, followed by our own string ensemble. ...

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Regal Holiday Classic Movies

Starting December 1 - December 22, each Saturday, at 12pm local time enjoy one of these 4 traditional Holiday Classics ...

Polar Express Play in High Springs

Polar Express is a play about the movie. The play lasts about 20 minutes. You can meet the actors that ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Lions Club, 26900 US Highway 27, High Springs FL
  • Cost: Free, donations welcome
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

“God bless us, everyone!” Share in the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL, starting Saturday, Nov. 24, on ...

Star Center Theatre presents Sister Act Musical

When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $12 Students| Seniors $15 | Adults $18
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Sparks in the Park New Year's Eve Fireworks Celebration

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Downtown Gainesville! Begin the evening at Depot Park – music, a beautiful sunset, FIREWORKS, and ...