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

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February 21

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

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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 ...

Gamesville Tabletop Homeschool Gaming

Homeschool Parents! Need something new to add to your kids schedule? Try Boardgames! Boardgaming is an amazing social activity that allows ...

Third Thursday on Main Street Alachua

Third Thursday on Main is the perfect place to get your "pre-weekend" on! On the Thursday of each month Main ...

Movie Night in the Park - Newberry

On Feb 22nd 5pm-9pm, the Basketball Cop Foundation and the Alachua County Sheriff will be playing Incredibles 2 on the ...

  • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Lois Forte Park, 120 NW 260th Street, Newberry FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Trinity UMC Family Sock Hop

Pull out your leather jackets, poodle skirts, and saddle oxfords to go back in time with us to a 50's ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Trinity United Methodist Church: 4000 NW 53rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: 0-3 Free; Children 4-12: $4, Adults: $8
  • Website: www.trinitygnv.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Daddy Daughter Dance in High Springs

The High Springs Community School PTSA invites you to the 6th annual - Daddy Daughter Dance - Hollywood Red Carpet. ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Fellowship Church, 16916 NW US Highway 441, High Springs, Florida 32643
  • Cost: $20/couple at the door
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Archery Funtastic Fridays

Join us for our Fun-tastic Fridays! Come participate in the fun archery games or just some extra practice!

  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members, free for members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Night Out at the Cade Museum

Bring the whole family for a night of art of science the Cade Way! Complete an activity scavenger hunt and ...

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Adults(17+): $9 | Youth (3-17): $7.50 | Youth (0-2): Free
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Green Kids Wokshop at The Green House Nursery

Kids ages 3 and up can participate in a fun Gardening Craft Activity. RSVP online.

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 15207 W Newberry Rd, Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.tghnfl.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Santa Fe College Zoo: Stop, Paws and Learn with WUFT

WUFT and the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo are teaming up for the 2nd Annual Stop, Paws, and Learn event ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Santa Fe College, 3000 NW 83 St, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Roger's Farm Strawberry U-Pick

We will be open on Saturday 2/23 for u-pick strawberries 10am to 2pm or until sold out. *BOUNCE PILLOW WILL BE ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Rogers Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $2/pound (optional $3 wristband to jump on bounce pillow on Saturday)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Menagerie In Motion Kinetic Derby

Each Spring, the Active Streets Alliance will host with partners the southeast’s only kinetic sculpture derby highlighting areas of cultural ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Ave, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free to attend
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Carson Springs Wildlife Saturday Tours

Come out and visit the animals every Saturday! No reservations required!

Kids Yoga at Depot Park

Join certified yoga instructor Jillian Goldstein Yoga with Jillian on Sundays at 9:30am on The Hill at Depot Park for ...

Active Streets and 352Creates: Create in Community

Join Active Streets + 352Creates Sunday, February 24th 11am-3pm in downtown Gainesville, Florida. 352Creates 'Create in Community' event will be ...

Step 317 Unicorn Mini Session

These magical sessions will be outdoors with a real pony decked out as a unicorn. The pony is the perfect ...

  • 1:00 pm - 5:40 pm
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $49
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Michaels MAKEbreak

Join us in our classroom for a special LEGO building event! Purchase any LEGO product at Michaels on the day ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: free event, with purchase
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum Archaeology Workshop

Let’s celebrate March as Florida Archaeology Month with an early kickoff! Join the Florida Public Archaeology Network for this workshop ...

Meet Magic Mike at Bev's Burgers in High Springs

Magic Mike will visit your table with magic and balloons on Monday nights at Bev's Burgers. Fun for the whole ...

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 Musem Spectrum Tuesday

This is a special event designed specifically for our friends on the Autism Spectrum and their families at a time ...

  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Program included with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Square Dance Lessons

Square Dance Classes for Beginners Who? Everyone, ages ten and up Loads of FUN!

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

Chick-fil-A February Preschool Club (Archer Road)

The month of February is full of love! Let’s start the fun with hand molds to capture memories with your ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Chick-fil-A, 3621 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Gamesville Tabletop D and D Kids Club

From 5pm to 7pm the tables are set up for Kids D&D, showing the younger generations the glory of the ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: $3
  • Website: www.facebook.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 ...

Health and Wellness Expo at Library Partnership

Mark your calendars as on February 28, our Library Partnership Resource Center is hosting its annual Health and Wellness Expo. ...

Gamesville Tabletop Homeschool Gaming

Homeschool Parents! Need something new to add to your kids schedule? Try Boardgames! Boardgaming is an amazing social activity that allows ...