Summer Fun

This page lists the top summer activities to do with kids in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Kids Gainesville: Summer Fun - Fun 4 Gator Kids
Alachua County Library: Summer at the Library Programs

Summer is the perfect time to relax with a good book or try something new at your local library bran ...

June 1-August 4th 2019
Animal Encounters

Spend some time observing and interacting with your favorite animals! Take the kids to the Santa Fe ...

Day Trips

There are tons of fun day trips to take in our local area!

Frozen Treats

Find your favorite frozen treats location!

Fun Centers

Many of the Fun Centers around town will be open special hours or offering special deals over the su ...

Nature Adventures

Explore a local nature park! There are more than 50 in the Gainesville area!

Santa Fe College Family Fun

Spend your summer with us! Visit the Rock Cycle Garden, Kika Silva Pla Planetarium, Museum of Earth ...


Visit a Florida Spring! There are a bunch of springs within a 3 hour drive of Gainesville!

Sprinkler and Water Parks

Cool off with the kids at a local sprinkler, splash pad, and water park!

Summer Camps

Fun 4 Gator Kids has compiled a complete directory of all the camps in the Gainesville area. Gainesv ...

Summer Kids Movies

Looking summer kids movies? Check out our list of places offering Summer Kids Movies! Some are free ...

Summer Reading Programs

Keep your kids reading all summer with these fun Summer Reading Programs!

Swimming Pools

Find a public pool or pools with membership packages this summer.