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Florida Earth Skills

The Florida Earthskills Gathering brings people of all ages together to share and learn skills that increase connection to the ...

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 ...

Annual Gridiron Challenge

The Gridiron Challenge is an all-day flag-football tournament and tailgating event benefiting Children’s Miracle Network at UF Health Shands Children’s ...

Eagles Athletics Fun Run/Walk

We invite you to come out to this event and have a great time. For extra fun, form a team ...

  • 9:00 am 
  • Location: Westside Park • 1001 NW 34th Street Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Adults $25 ( Feb 4-9 fees will to $35) Children $15 (Race Day $35)
  • Website: www.active.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

High Springs Frozen Foot 5K

A 5K (3.1miles) long distance road running competition. Age groups 9-61+. Age groups may change contingent upon the number of ...

  • 9:00 am 
  • Location: Civic Center Park, 330 N W Santa Fe Blvd. High Springs FL, FL US 32643
  • Cost: $10-20
  • Website: runsignup.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

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 ...

Women in Science Day Fair at Depot Park

Come celebrate Women in Science Week with us (along with a number of STEM clubs) on the Pad in Gainesville's ...

Carson Springs Wildlife Saturday Tours

Come out and visit the animals every Saturday! No reservations required!

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 ...

Hogtown Pet a Reptile Program

On the second Saturday of the month, we give kids the chance to ask the questions they want to know ...

La Leche Meeting at Tower Road Library

La Leche League of Gainesville will hold two meetings a month: -2nd Saturday of the month at 10am at the Tower ...

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $9 for ages 6-10 | $7 for ages 5 & under
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs


GatorTRAX is for students who are interested in math and careers in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, especially those students ...

Pig Yoga at Rooterville Animal Sanctuary

Throughout 2019, pig yoga will be at Rooterville every SECOND Saturday of each month; weather permitting. The tickets will be ...

Lucky's In Love Party

Feelin' lucky? Join us for a day of fun, live music, scavenger hunt and more! DIY Chocolate Covered Strawberries - ...

Decorate a Valentines Cake at Earth Fare

Join us in-store this Saturday, Feb. 9, from 11 AM to 3 PM, to decorate a Valentine's cake for your ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 3045 SW 34th St Suite 30, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $7.99
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hands-on for Kids with Joann

Drop in and get crafty with your kids! November 10: Kids will have plenty of hands-on fun learning techniques for decorating ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Sun Country Splash Jam - Saturdays

Everyone is welcome to join us at Splash Jam for extra time in the pool! Splash Jam includes 30 minutes ...

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 ...

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 ...

The Oaks Mall Carnival

This family-friendly event features midway rides for all ages from whimsical kiddie rides to state-of-the-art thrill rides, carnival games and ...

  • 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: The Oaks Mall, 6419 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free parking and admission. Ride cost varies.
  • Website: dreamlandamusements.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Harmonograph Art: Capturing Music On Paper

The harmonograph is a 19th century instrument that creates drawings using the power and periodicity of pendulums. The drawings, like ...

  • 12:30 pm -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: GFAA, 1314 South Main Street, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

ELAA presents: Madagascar

Expressions Learning Arts Academy presents Madagascar Jr. at Eastside High School Feb. 8-9! Friday, Feb. 8 at 6:30PM and Saturday, Feb. 9 ...

  • 1:00 pm 
  • Location: Eastside High School, 1201 SE 43rd St, Gainesville, Florida 32641
  • Cost: tickets available at the door
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Harn Museum Family Day: Art with Heart

Enjoy a fun afternoon of art! Take a tour and explore a variety of works included in the I, Too, ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Harn Museum of Art, 3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Sun Country Back Handspring and Tuck Boot Camp

Come and join us to work with highly trained professionals to perfect your Back Handspring, Back Tucks, and Tumbling Skills. ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $28 in advance for members, $30.25 advance non-members, or $42 at the door
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Classes

Learn to Sew for Kids at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 1 : Beginner Kid Class Learn basic sewing terminology, to use a sewing machine, to sew basic seams & ...

  • 1:30 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Books A Million Harry Potter

Join us Saturday, Feb. 9 at 2 p.m. for crafts, trivia, and more as we celebrate the Boy Who Lived! ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Books A Million, 6111 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL, 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Einstein, Gravitational Waves, Black Holes, and Other Matters

Come check out this public astronomy lecture given by Gabriela González who is a professor of Physics and Astronomy from ...

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 ...

Skate Station Valentine's PNO

Bring your kids aged 5-12 to Skate Station Funworks and enjoy a night out!

  • 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $18/ pre-registered, $20 for day of sign-up, plus tax
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

GHS presents Footloose

Gainesville High School’s Theatre Department will present Footloose! – The Musical, February 7 through February 16, 2019. The show involves ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: Gainesville High School Auditorium, 1900 NW 13th St., Gainesville, FL, 32609
  • Cost: $10 for Adults, and $7 for Students (with student ID) and children.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts