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.

Show events from all categories


Harn Museum Family Day: Art Time at Home

Visit our Harn at Home page on this day and experience a virtual tour of Tempus Fugit :: 光陰矢の如し :: ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Harn Museum of Art, 3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website:
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Invisible Scavenger Hunt Run

Two Rules Running and Northline Navigation are proud to present the Invisible Scavenger Hunt Run, which will take place ALL ...

Farm Share Community Relief Day

Food Giveaway: Drive-thru distribution only. Food is first come, first served.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 3100 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville FL 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website:
  • Category: Free

Star Martial Arts Summer Camp Open House

We are parents just like you! We want to make sure your children have a healthy place to spend their ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Star Martial Arts, 500 NW 60th St, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website:
  • Category: Free

Sweet Dreams Ice Cream Firetruck Neighborhood Visits

Sweet Dreams Firetruck is coming to the neighborhoods! Fire Truck Route 5/29-5/31 Friday 5/29: 6:00-6:30 Oakview 1006 NW 13th Ave Saturday 5/30: 5:00-5:30 Buckridge West/East ...

Corks and Colors: All Ages Unicorn

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