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Island Grove Blueberry Festival

Come join the Island Grove, Cross Creek & Lochloosa communities at the 12th Annual Island Grove Blueberry Festival. Held right ...

Teen Driver Challenge

Parents, help your teens become better and safer drivers through our 8 hour, free 1 day Teen Driver Challenge. This ...

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 ...

Bed Race to End Childhood Homelessness

The 5th Annual Bed Race to End Childhood Homelessness is Saturday May 4, 2019 at Trinity United Methodist Church, 4000 ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Trinity United Methodist Church, 4000 NW 53rd Avenue , Gainesville FL
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: familypromisegvl.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Gainesville Greenway Challenge

The Gainesville Greenway Challenge is a year-round effort whose aim is to restore natural habitat in Gainesville by removing invasive ...

Home Depot Kids Workshops

Join us on the first Saturday of the month for Kids Workshops, free how-to clinics for children. Projects include ...

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 ...

Baby and Me Yoga

Baby & Me Yoga is a series of poses, with and without babies in arms, that will strengthen our bodies ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:15 am 
  • Location: 607 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: sliding scale of $5-20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens: Garden Show and Spring Festival

Enjoy live music throughout the day, and visit vendors from all over Florida selling plants, arts and crafts, food, and ...

  • 9:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens, 4990 NE 180th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: Adults $9, Kids 6-13 $4, free for children under 6
  • Website: www.cedarlakeswoodsandgarden.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Carson Springs Wildlife Saturday Tours

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

Free Comic Book Day

Free Comic books for all ages! All Star Sports Cards & Comics Mega Gaming and Comics 2nd and Charles

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 ...

Kanapaha Botanical Gardens Guided Tour

Kanapaha Botanical Gardens offers guided tours the first Saturday of every month.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 4700 S.W. 58th Drive, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Adults: $10 Children (ages 5-13): $5 Children under 5: Free (when accompanied by parent). Free for Members. Group rates available for tours.
  • Website: kanapaha.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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

Vystar Branch Grand Opening in Alachua

Please join us to celebrate the Grand Opening of the new VyStar Alachua Branch, from Thursday through Saturday, May 2-4. On ...

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 ...

Skate Station Summer Camp Bash

Come out and sign-up for Funworks Summer Action Camp and receive 10% off Paid-In-Full Camp Fees! Sign up for Camp and ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: sign up for camp and skate free
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Harry Potter Wizard Training at First UMC

The First United Methodist Church of Gainesville (FUMC) proudly presents: Harry Potter Wizard Training - FREE EVENT!!! To reserve your FREE ticket/s, ...

  • 1:00 pm -  2:30 pm 
  • Location: First UMC, 419 NE 1st St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.fumcgnv.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Books A Million Storytime

Join us for storytime on the first Saturday of every month.

Gainesville Youth Chorus Annual Spring Concert

Gainesville Youth Chorus performs their Annual Spring Concert. It is an afternoon filled with beautiful music by an amazing group ...

Paint Like a Jedi

"Your eyes can deceive you. Don't trust them." [Obi Wan Kenobi] Celebrate May the Fourth with us! We'll be demonstrating techniques ...

Star Center Theatre presents Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors is a horror comedy rock musical with music by Alan Menken and lyrics and a book ...

Children's Art Show

Calling all artists, young and younger! While the human rights turmoil continues on our own border, kids in Gainesville have ...

  • 4:30 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: TheSL8, 10 E University Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $2 per person. Travel-sized toiletries also accepted.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts

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 ...

Glow Run 5K

Come on out and have a blast running in our 6th Annual Glow Run, which will be held in beautiful ...

  • 6:00 pm 
  • Location: Arbor Greens, Newberry Road & NW 136th St, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $40, call for early bird registration discount
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

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

Intergalactic Circus

An out of this world production showcasing students of the Gainesville Circus Center flipping, flying and soaring across the universe! Come ...

Buchholz High School presents Chicago

Buchholz High School proudly presents Chicago (High School Edition). Billed as “a musical vaudeville,” Chicago tells the story of Roxie Hart, ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: Buchholz High School, 5510 NW 27 Ave, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: General admission is $12, and students and seniors: $10.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Star Center Theatre presents Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors is a horror comedy rock musical with music by Alan Menken and lyrics and a book ...