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Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

Rooterville is open to the public for self-guided tours every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9 am - 3 pm. ...

  • 9:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 5579 Darwood Street Melrose, Florida 32666
  • Cost: Tours are free. The recommended donation for your visit is only $10 per person, or $30 per family of four.
  • Website: www.rooterville.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Santa Fe Community Education: Fall Pumpkin Fun

Looking for that perfect art activity for you and your little one? Engage in some creativity....create a fun mixed media ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Two Hawk Hammock, 17990 NE 53rd Lane, Williston, FL
  • Cost: $29
  • Website: www.sfcollege.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Trunk or Treat at Green Market Nursery

Dress the kids up, and come on out to our October Second Saturdays Craft and Vendor Festival for Trunk or ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Green Market Nursery, 5402 NW 8th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum ButterflyFest

Explore the lives of bats, bees, birds and butterflies at the 14th annual ButterflyFest on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 ...

Gainesville Outdoor Expo

Wind-FM and K-Country, in association with Gainesville Buick GMC, proudly present THE place to be for everything outdoors... the free ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Oaks Mall, 6419 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Make Your Costume Repurposed

Free costume making event with Skye - kid and family centric workshop but all welcome! Make your Costume Repurposed! Do you ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: The Repurpose Project, 1920 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Mike Roess Gold Head Branch Birthday Celebration

Join us in celebration of Gold Head's 80th Birthday! Enjoy historic demonstrations, food trucks, live entertainment, Florida history, a tractor show ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park, 6239 State Road 21 Keystone Heights, Florida 32656
  • Cost: free entry
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Oktober Fun Fest and Outdoor Living Show at The Green House Nursery

Fun for the whole family! Face painting, balloon twisting, hay rides, food, giveaways and music! Fall Plant sale!

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 15207 W Newberry Rd, Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.tghnfl.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Oktoberfest at Abiding Savior Lutheran Church

Bring the family to Oktoberfest at Abiding Savior Lutheran Church Saturday October 12th 10am-2pm! Enjoy LIVE German music, shop from ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Abiding Savior Lutheran Church, 9700 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free admission, food for purchase
  • Website: abidingsavior.info
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station Funworks Roller Skating Lessons

You are never too young or old to Learn to Skate! !Skate Station Funworks offers a skating lesson program on ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 320606
  • Cost: $10/class
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sugar Camp Ranch Harvest Festival

Join us on Saturdays to enjoy a day of fun on the farm for Harvest Festival Fun. Admission Includes: Hayride Corn Maze Interactive Critter ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 387 SW Cumorah Hill St, Fort White, FL 32038
  • Cost: Admission $12 | Free Parking | Children 2 and under are Free
  • Website: www.sugarcampranch.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Thornebrook Art Festival

The Art Festival at Thornebrook is a two-day festival of juried fine arts and fine crafts under the covered walkways ...

Allied Capoeira League Percussion Series

Come join us every Saturday in October to practice Brazilian rhythms and a variety of percusive musical instruments!

  • 11:00 am 
  • Location: Allied Capoeira League Gainesville, 2020 NW 6th Street, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: Cash only, $20 per day, or $15 per session in advance for all 4 classes
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hollow Oaks Corn Maze

Come and enjoy time with family and friends at Hollow Oaks Corn Maze beginning September 27th. We will have several ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: 18005 NW 190th Avenue, High Springs, FL, 32643
  • Cost: Cash Only Adults: $10, Kids 4-10 $8, Kids 3 and under are free
  • Website: www.hollowoakscornmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

JCPenney Kids Zone

Join us on the Second Saturday of every month, free crafts, goody bags and more! Parents get coupons to shop ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: JCPenney Kids Department, Oaks Mall, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.jcpenney.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Mill Creek Farm Retirement Home for Horses

Bring a bag (or bags) of carrots to feed the horses on Saturdays! The Retirement Home for Horses provides lifetime ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 20307 NW C.R. 235A, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free (bring a bag of carrots to feed the horses)
  • Website: millcreekfarm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Peanut Patch and Corn Maze

Here at the Peanut Patch & Corn Maze, we're all about family! Come out and make memories with us, where ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: 8656 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32608
  • Cost: Adults: $15, Kids 4-10 $10, Kids 3 and under Free, Haunted House $5 (Cash Only)
  • Website: peanutpatchandcornmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Oktoberfest at First Magnitude

Come out to First Magnitude for our annual Oktoberfest party, bigger and better than ever! We're going to get down German-style ...

  • 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Downtown Latino Festival

Featuring traditional music, art, dance and food from Latino and Hispanic cultures in downtown Gainesville.

Art in the Parks at Thomas Center

Join the Gainesville Hula Ohana for a performance in the Thomas Center Gardens. Bring your own grass skirt to join ...

Gainesville High School's Theater Department Presents Seussical Jr. The Musical

GHS Theater Group will be performing Seussical Jr. The Musical. Shows will be October 3-4 at 7pm and October 10-12 ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: 1900 NW 13th Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $10- Adults, $7- Students (K-12), Free- Kids under 5
  • Category: Family Fun

Star Wars Reads at 2nd and Charles

This is the Star Wars party you're looking for! We're hosting a special Star Wars Reads day story time, crafts ...

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities 3rd Annual Autism in the Arts Night

Join us on Saturday October 12th from 3-7pm in the Family Life Center at Holy Faith Catholic Church in Gainesville ...

  • 3:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Holy Faith Catholic Church, 747 NW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: card.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Newberry Cornfield Maze at Hodge Farm

Laugh by day...Scream by night! Maze- Take nice stroll through the maze during the day by trying to choose the correct ...

  • 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: 20015 West Newberry Road, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: Adults: $15 (includes corn maze and haunted house) | Children 10 and under: $10| Children 3 and under are free | Hay Rides: $5 | Mechanical Bull Rides $5
  • Website: www.newberrycornfieldmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

Join Hillary Cowart at Conestogas in Alachua every Friday and Saturday night for magic and balloons.

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Conestogas Restaurant, 14920 Main St, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kirby Family Farm's Lost Railroad Scary Train

The Lost Railroad is an intense environment with darkness, gunfire, strobe lights, fog machines, fire, live reptiles, spiders, other critters, ...

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: 19630 NE 30th St, Williston, Florida 32696
  • Cost: $15.99 in advance or $20 at the gate
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Gainesville High School's Theater Department Presents Seussical Jr. The Musical

GHS Theater Group will be performing Seussical Jr. The Musical. Shows will be October 3-4 at 7pm and October 10-12 ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: 1900 NW 13th Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $10- Adults, $7- Students (K-12), Free- Kids under 5
  • Category: Family Fun