Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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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 ...

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 ...

Cade Museum Sneak Peek

Explore the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention during our special hours at a discount for a limited time only, ...

  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, Fl 32601
  • Cost: members free, Children 4 and under free, kids $2.50, adults $5
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Cade Museum Sneak Peek

Explore the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention during our special hours at a discount for a limited time only, ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, Fl 32601
  • Cost: members free, Children 4 and under free, kids $2.50, adults $5
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

YMCA Open Gym for Pre-K Kids

Open gym is a drop-in non-instructional program offered to both children and adults. Our staff observes areas of the gym ...

Science on Tap at First Magnitude

Join the Florida Museum, UF Digital Worlds Institute and First Magnitude Brewing Company for the first Science on Tap event, ...

  • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free event
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Bouncers Pay to Play Preview

For a limited time only, we are selling Pay to Play tickets due to high demand to preview the space ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: 3401 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Members are FREE, $10 in advance, $15 at the door
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station Tiny Tots: Thursdays

Ages 10 & 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
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Cade Museum Sneak Peek

Explore the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention during our special hours at a discount for a limited time only, ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, Fl 32601
  • Cost: members free, Children 4 and under free, kids $2.50, adults $5
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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 ...

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 ...

Skate Station Friday Night Fiesta

Take a shot at the pinata for awesome prizes!

  • 7:30 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL32606
  • Cost: starts at $9
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

UF Astronomy Public Night Observatory

The Department of Astronomy operates an on-campus Teaching Observatory for educational and public programs. These events are all free to ...

  • 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: UF Astronomy Teaching Observatory,211 Bryant Space Science Center, Gainesville, FL 3261
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.astro.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Walk the Talk for Epilepsy

The Epilepsy Foundation of Florida (EFOF) will host its annual Walk the Talk for Epilepsy at Veterans Memorial Park (7400 ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Veterans Memorial Park, 7400 SW 41st Pl., Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: Now through April 26, registration is $25 for adults and $15 for children (ages 12 and younger); day-of registration is $35 for adults and $20 for children.
  • Website: www.efof.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Disc Golf and Hot Dogs

The Gainesville Chain Hawk Disc Golf Club will be hosting a day of fun and food at Northside Park. We ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Northside park Disc Golf Course, 5701 NW 34th Blvd, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Brown's Farm Crop Maze

This spring we have something new—a crop maze! Bring a picnic lunch, enjoy a promenade through a crop maze, and ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 18120 NE State Road 26 Hawthorne, Florida 32640
  • Cost: $5 (ages 3 and under free)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

High Springs Pioneer Days Festival

Come join us for two days full of fun and entertainment for the whole family. On Saturday evening, from 5 ...

Depot Park Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp

Join us every Saturday at 10am at Depot Park for Gainesville Grinds Bootcamp! This one hour workout is kick-butt and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Bird Walk for Kids with Alachua Audubon at the Zoo

We will look for birds outside the zoo and then see some special birds inside the zoo walls. Appropriate for children ...

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.campkulaqua.com
  • Category: Family Fun

High Springs Pioneer Days Festival

Come join us for two days full of fun and entertainment for the whole family. On Saturday evening, from 5 ...

Cade Museum Sneak Peek

Explore the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention during our special hours at a discount for a limited time only, ...

  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, Fl 32601
  • Cost: members free, Children 4 and under free, kids $2.50, adults $5
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Brown's Farm Crop Maze

This spring we have something new—a crop maze! Bring a picnic lunch, enjoy a promenade through a crop maze, and ...

  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 18120 NE State Road 26 Hawthorne, Florida 32640
  • Cost: $5 (ages 3 and under free)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Brown's Farm Crop Maze

This spring we have something new—a crop maze! Bring a picnic lunch, enjoy a promenade through a crop maze, and ...

  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 18120 NE State Road 26 Hawthorne, Florida 32640
  • Cost: $5 (ages 3 and under free)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun