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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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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.

Tours, & 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 and auditions for productions and performances or tryouts for all kinds of kids teams.

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, workshops, and clinics 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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Florida Folk Festival at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center

The Florida Folk Festival is a a three-day celebration of the music, dance, stories, crafts and food that make Florida ...

Blue Crab Festival in Palatka

The festival must go on! Come join us in some good hometown fun. Kids rides, great music, and food trucks ...

Depot Park parkrun

A free, fun, and friendly weekly 5k community event. Walk, jog, run, volunteer or spectate – it's up to you! ...

Easton Foundations Gator Cup 2022

For those of you that don't know, Gator Cup is a 3-day National outdoor archery tournament. If you do not ...

  • 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: No entry fee for spectators
  • Website: www.gatorcup.com
  • Category: Sporting Events , Free

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Florida Folk Festival at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center

The Florida Folk Festival is a a three-day celebration of the music, dance, stories, crafts and food that make Florida ...

Blue Crab Festival in Palatka

The festival must go on! Come join us in some good hometown fun. Kids rides, great music, and food trucks ...

Easton Foundations Gator Cup 2022

For those of you that don't know, Gator Cup is a 3-day National outdoor archery tournament. If you do not ...

  • 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: No entry fee for spectators
  • Website: www.gatorcup.com
  • Category: Sporting Events , Free

Sunshine Zoological Preserve Spring Festival

Our Spring festival will be every full weekend, Saturday and Sunday, in May 2022. Explore over 90 acres at the ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 17248 Crawford Lake Rd, McAlpin, FL 32062
  • Cost: $10 per person | 2 and under free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Peach Fest at Red, White & Blues Farm

*Update May 16, 2022-We are extremely sad and heavy-hearted in having to announce that we will only have a very ...

Blue Crab Festival in Palatka

The festival must go on! Come join us in some good hometown fun. Kids rides, great music, and food trucks ...

Go Primal Fitness and Training Institute: Memorial Day Murph

Come Join your Go Primal family on Memorial Day to honor our fallen heroes with the tribute WOD "Murph". We ...

Okito America Open House

Mark your calendars for our Open House! Come check out all the fun we have at Okito America. Everything from martial ...

Memorial Day Weekend Tours at Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation Foundation

Outdoor fun for all ages. Big cat and rhino feedings. Baby lemur and clouded leopard interactions. Over 30 rare species ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation Foundation 8528 E County Road 225, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Adults $35 | Under 12: $10 | 2 and Under: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park Community Day-Memorial Day

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park is open to the public on community days. In an effort to support the families ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: Admission is $16.00 per person, Children 3 and under are free when accompanied by their parents
  • Website: www.kulaqua.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua County Library: Baby Time at Headquarters Branch

Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers. Babies will ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

UF IFAS Nature Coast Biological Station Self Guided Discovery Days

Visitors can explore our public education room on the first floor of the facility in downtown Cedar Key (552 1st ...

Alachua County Library Perler Bead Crafts - Tower Road Branch

Join us for some Perler bead crafts! Registration required. Registration is required at least 12 hours before the event to guarantee ...