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Depot Park parkrun

All ages and abilities are welcome! Join us for Depot Park parkrun's free weekly 5k to run, jog, walk, or ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens

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

Home Depot Kids Workshop: Stocking Ornament

The Kids Workshops are FREE how-to clinics for children.   Projects include the creation of toolboxes, fire trucks and mail organizers, ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 7107 NW 4th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32607 /5150 NW 13th Street, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: workshops.homedepot.com
  • Category: Classes, Free

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, Informational, Free

Alachua County Library District: Programs for Children

Alachua County Libraries offer a variety of programs for children and teens including storytimes, LEGO Club, crafts, movies, gaming, and ...

Saturday Tot Time with Ponies

"Tot Time" is a "mommy and me" style activity for children 18 months to 6 years of age! Children will ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Hunter Ventures Farm, 18004 SW 83 Ave., Archer, Florida 32618
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Saturdays

Enjoy Free photos with Santa, free actvities, crafts and games! Get a Bass Pass to see Santa! A Bass Pass is required ...

Guitar Center Free Workshop: Learn to Play Ukulele

Guitar Center is proud to offer this beginner ukulele group workshop for all of our newest ukulele players. Every customer ...

Historic Haile Homestead Saturday Tours

The Historic Haile Homestead is unique in the Nation for its "Talking Walls."  For a reason lost to time, the Haile ...

Morningside Cane Boil and Fiddle Fest

Enrich your Thanksgiving holidays with merriment among the piney woods of Morningside Nature Center at the annual Cane Boil & ...

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 ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks Saturday Preschool Program

Introduce your preschooler to STEAM learning through hands-on, educational activities! Topics will change each week.

Guided Hike on Rim Ramble at Paynes Prairie

Special behind-the-scenes hiking opportunity! Enjoy a 1-mile ranger-led hike along the Rim Ramble trail in an area of the park that ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:45 am 
  • Location: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park- North Entrance, 4801 Camp Ranch Road Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: $4/vehicle park admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Races, Walks, 5Ks

Skate Station Funworks Open Bounce Saturdays

Have fun all morning at Skate Station! Admission includes bounce houses, rock climbing and Kid's Adventure soft play area. For ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $10 for ages 6-10 | $8 for ages 5 & under
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Community Capoeira at Bo Diddley Plaza

Every Saturday, join us at BDP for a free Capoeira class! Capoeira is a type of Brazilian Martial Arts that ...

Hops and Shop at High Springs Brewing Company

Join us for our first annual Hops and Shop event. On Saturday, November 30th, from noon to 6 p.m., join ...

Painting with a Twist: Caticorn

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

Regal Holiday Classic Movies

Between November 30 - December 21, enjoy one of 4 Holiday Classics each Saturday, at 1pm local time for just ...

Skate Station Skate Your Turkey Off

Skate off all that Turkey! Bring a donation of canned food for admission discounts, Turkey Bowling and Crafts!

  • 1:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: starts at $10
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Beauty and the Beast at Gainesville Community Playhouse

A wandering enchantress transforms a cruel and vain prince into a hideous Beast, leaving him only one way to reverse ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Gainesville Community Playhouse, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: Adults $23, Seniors $19, Students $12
  • Website: app.arts-people.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol returns for the 42nd year to the Hippodrome stage with a brand new adaption of this cherished ...

Corks and Colors: Family Painting Wreath

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Canvas options are 12x16in ($20) or 16x20in ($30).

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 3415 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: $20-30
  • Website: www.corkscolors.com
  • Category: Classes

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol returns for the 42nd year to the Hippodrome stage with a brand new adaption of this cherished ...

M2 Battle Sports Newberry Open Play

Join us for the ultimate game. M2 Battlesports is an outdoor tactical laser tag game. M2 Battlesports has weapons with ...

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

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

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

The 8th Annual Christmas Express is Florida's Christmas train! The Christmas Train is so much more than just a train ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: 19630 NE 30th St. Williston, FL. 32696
  • Cost: $15.99 contribution per person in advance, ages 10 and up, $20 at the gate if available.
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Polar Express at Winter Wonderland

The Polar Express at Winter Wonderland, the magic and charm you and your family can enjoy yourself at the sights ...

Turkey Bowl Bash at Defy Gainesville

Join us at Defy Gainesville for Turkey Bowl Bash! Entry fee will get you all night jumping, pizza, and a ...

  • 7:00 pm - 11:59 pm 
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd Street, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

UF Football: Gators vs. Florida State

All fans, regardless of age, need a ticket for entry. Gates open 1 1/2 hours prior to kickoff.

Beauty and the Beast at Gainesville Community Playhouse

A wandering enchantress transforms a cruel and vain prince into a hideous Beast, leaving him only one way to reverse ...

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: Gainesville Community Playhouse, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: Adults $23, Seniors $19, Students $12
  • Website: app.arts-people.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

High Springs Playhouse presents Scrooge Macbeth

Scrooge Macbeth takes the meaning of “the show must go on” to a whole new level. Bob, Sylvia, Victor, and ...