Gainesville

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.

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 for productions and performances in need of kids under 18.

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 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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O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

UF Health Webinar: Your Child's Sleeping Habits

Parents play a big role in developing their child’s healthy sleeping habits. During this webinar, learn how many hours of ...

Mathnasium Free Math Lessons

Please join us June 1-5 for our Facebook Live Lessons! Our topics are: Mon, 6/1: Solving Basic Equations Tue, 6/2: An Introduction ...

Online Business Classes for Middle School Students (Elevate the Future)

We are hosting free online business classes for middle school students in the area. They are taught by local high ...

Virtual Girl Scouts Meetings

Join us on Tuesdays at 5:30pm for our virtual troop meetings. Any girl in grades K-12 is welcome to attend. ...

Alachua County 4-H Sustainable Agriculture Virtual Camp

All youth are welcome to attend every Wednesday on Zoom!

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

Sunshine State Babywearing Weekday Meeting

Join us at our monthly weekday meeting to discuss, inquire, learn and celebrate babywearing. Our lending library, Volunteer Babywearing Instructors, ...

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Huntington Learning Center Live Webinar: Create a Productive Schedule with Your Child this Summer

It’s critical to establish structure and routine during the summer, especially this year when students have been remote learning for ...

This QuaranTEEN Life Wellness Mini-Series

Helping students connect, de-stress and build resilience together! Connect on ZOOM with leaders & influencers. FREE Raffle Prizes included! Join students ...

Mathnasium Free Math Lessons

Please join us June 1-5 for our Facebook Live Lessons! Our topics are: Mon, 6/1: Solving Basic Equations Tue, 6/2: An Introduction ...

Online Business Classes for Middle School Students (Elevate the Future)

We are hosting free online business classes for middle school students in the area. They are taught by local high ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Songwriting for Kids - Online

Songwriting as a form of self-expression is invaluable, especially now in this time of social distancing and isolation. Kids need ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Mathnasium Free Math Lessons

Please join us June 1-5 for our Facebook Live Lessons! Our topics are: Mon, 6/1: Solving Basic Equations Tue, 6/2: An Introduction ...

Saturday Storytime at 4th Ave Food Park

Come join us every Saturday in the 4th Ave Food Park at 10AM for Story Time! Relax outdoors and let ...

Swamp Film Fest

The Swamp Film Fest is an event that presents several student films in an organized outdoor setting. There are various ...

Painting with a Twist: The Kiddie

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Swamp Film Fest

The Swamp Film Fest is an event that presents several student films in an organized outdoor setting. There are various ...

Corks and Colors All Ages Starfish

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Only 10 spots available. You must pre-register! You can upgrade to a ...

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

UF Health Webinar: Strategies for Raising Children with ADHD

Early diagnosis and intervention are vital to ensure that children realize their full potential. The earlier a child receives attention, ...

Online Business Classes for Middle School Students (Elevate the Future)

We are hosting free online business classes for middle school students in the area. They are taught by local high ...

Virtual Girl Scouts Meetings

Join us on Tuesdays at 5:30pm for our virtual troop meetings. Any girl in grades K-12 is welcome to attend. ...

Alachua County 4-H Sustainable Agriculture Virtual Camp

All youth are welcome to attend every Wednesday on Zoom!

Virtual Storytime at the Santa Fe College Zoo

** We will post a virtual story time video around 10 a.m. on Wednesday for you to enjoy from home!** Join ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

This QuaranTEEN Life Wellness Mini-Series

Helping students connect, de-stress and build resilience together! Connect on ZOOM with leaders & influencers. FREE Raffle Prizes included! Join students ...

Online Business Classes for Middle School Students (Elevate the Future)

We are hosting free online business classes for middle school students in the area. They are taught by local high ...

Wildflowers Kids Yoga- Online

Join us for Kids Yoga online every Thursday.

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Songwriting for Kids - Online

Songwriting as a form of self-expression is invaluable, especially now in this time of social distancing and isolation. Kids need ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Room to Dance on Camera

Room to Dance ON CAMERA!” is a digital production of the works of 10 student choreographers that will be offered ...

Saturday Storytime at 4th Ave Food Park

Come join us every Saturday in the 4th Ave Food Park at 10AM for Story Time! Relax outdoors and let ...

Painting with a Twist: Alfie the Dino

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Jazz on the Green at Celebration Pointe

Jazz on the Green is back! Join us for live music, food, and drinks, lawn games & more! Don't miss ...

Room to Dance on Camera

Room to Dance ON CAMERA!” is a digital production of the works of 10 student choreographers that will be offered ...

Starlight's Summer Extravaganza Pageant

This event had to be rescheduled due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. The new date is Sunday June 14, 2020. Deadline to ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Virtual Girl Scouts Meetings

Join us on Tuesdays at 5:30pm for our virtual troop meetings. Any girl in grades K-12 is welcome to attend. ...

UF Shands Newborn Care Class

The Newborn Care Class is intended to help you feel more comfortable and confident in your parenting role following your ...

Alachua County 4-H Sustainable Agriculture Virtual Camp

All youth are welcome to attend every Wednesday on Zoom!

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Wildflowers Kids Yoga- Online

Join us for Kids Yoga online every Thursday.

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Songwriting for Kids - Online

Songwriting as a form of self-expression is invaluable, especially now in this time of social distancing and isolation. Kids need ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Father's Day Family Fishing Day

Family Fishing Day are held once each month at the UF/IFAS fishing ponds. As always, all family members, including those ...

Newberry Watermelon Festival

Come out to experience the Annual Newberry Watermelon Festival. We will have craft and food vendors as well as family ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Countryway Town Square, 1739 SW 248th Dr. Suite 20, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $5 per vehicle
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sunshine State Babywearing Weekend Meeting

Sunshine State Babywearing, Inc. is a public charity whose mission is to provide babywearing education and support to caregivers in ...

Saturday Storytime at 4th Ave Food Park

Come join us every Saturday in the 4th Ave Food Park at 10AM for Story Time! Relax outdoors and let ...

Painting with a Twist: You Make My Heart Saur

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Carson Springs Wildlife Father's Day Tour

Great outdoor fun for the whole family. Feed Henry the rhino, meet baby Peanut, spotted hyena and see baby Red ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $29 ages 16+ , $15 ages 3-15
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

World Sea Turtle Virtual Realtiy

Celebrate World Sea Turtle Day and Father's Day by stepping into the flippers of a loggerhead turtle with Project S.H.E.L.L.! ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Virtual Girl Scouts Meetings

Join us on Tuesdays at 5:30pm for our virtual troop meetings. Any girl in grades K-12 is welcome to attend. ...

Alachua County 4-H Sustainable Agriculture Virtual Camp

All youth are welcome to attend every Wednesday on Zoom!

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Wildflowers Kids Yoga- Online

Join us for Kids Yoga online every Thursday.

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Songwriting for Kids - Online

Songwriting as a form of self-expression is invaluable, especially now in this time of social distancing and isolation. Kids need ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Saturday Storytime at 4th Ave Food Park

Come join us every Saturday in the 4th Ave Food Park at 10AM for Story Time! Relax outdoors and let ...

Painting with a Twist: Unique Unicorn

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park 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: $12.50/person | Children under 3 are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

O2B Kids Daily Challenge

Exciting News! We will post a fun DAILY CHALLENGE activity for you to do at home. Your kids can earn ...

Virtual Girl Scouts Meetings

Join us on Tuesdays at 5:30pm for our virtual troop meetings. Any girl in grades K-12 is welcome to attend. ...