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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 ...

Saturday Ranger Led Tour at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Join a park ranger for a comfortable walk around Sweetwater Wetlands Park and learn how the park benefits our water, ...

  • 8:30 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free with admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Gainesville Big Latch On

The North Central Florida Breastfeeding Coalition is proud to invite you to the 2019 Gainesville Big Latch On in celebration ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: The Historic Thomas Center, 302 NE 6th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Learn to Knit for Kids at Joann

Skill Level 1 : Beginner Kid Class Learn how to make a slip knot, how to cast on, how to make ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

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

Back to School Bash at UMC McIntosh

Join us for school supplies, hygiene items, clothing, shoes, backpacks, haircuts, food, games, and crafts!

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: United Methodist Church, 20632 NW 8th St, McIntosh, FL
  • Cost: free, children must be present to receive items
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Carson Springs Wildlife Saturday Tours

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

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

Painting with a Twist: Cactus Cutie

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

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

Cade Museum Little Sparks Preschool Program

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

Back 2 School Carnival and Cookout - High Springs

Everything is free! School Supplies, Backpacks, Music, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Cotton Candy, Popcorn, Italian Ice, Face Painting, Bounce Houses, Games, Giveaways, ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Deeper Purpose Community Church 18467 NW Us Hwy 441 Suite 10, High Springs, Florida 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Back to School Bash in Newberry

This event is hosted by the Concerned Citizens of Newberry. All ages event. School supplies, clothing and toiletries will be ...

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 ...

Back to School Bash at Blackadder

Hey Kids (and Parents) - You're invited to our 2nd Annual Back to School Bash at Blackadder! School starts soon ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Blackadder Brewing Company, 618 NW 60th St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Painting with a Twist: Cosmic Unicorn

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

Books A Million Storytime

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

Mamma Mia at Gainesville Community Playhouse

ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Vam York Theater, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Adult $23, Senior $19, Child/Student $12
  • Website: www.gcplayhouse.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Corks and Colors All Ages Owl

Perfect for kids and adults with any level of experience! Canvas options are 12x16in ($20) or 16x20in ($25).

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 3415 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: $20-25
  • Website: www.corkscolors.com
  • Category: Classes

Holly's Back to School Snacks at Saporito

Hey, Kids! Would you like to make healthy, delicious after-school snacks? We are honored to have home chef, Holly Anderson ...

  • 3:00 pm -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: Saporito Oil, Vinegar, Spice 4401 NW 25th Pl, Ste D, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: $15/student.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Scouting Curiosity? Cub Scout Event

If you’re curious about Scouting, new to Scouting, or returning to Scouting...then this event is for you! Cub Scout Pack 88 ...

  • 4:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: 15115 NW 142nd Terrace, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: Free
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Depot Family Drum Circle

Can you shake, shimmy, drum, or strum? Join us on the 1st Saturday of every month for a family-friendly drum ...

Books A Million Scary Stories Camp-Out

Get spooky with the books that inspired the new film, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark!

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Books A Million, 6111 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL, 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

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

High Springs Playhouse: Fairy Tale Misfits

When a mysterious talking groundhog steals young Ellie’s homework, she takes off down a hole after it and finds herself ...

Mamma Mia at Gainesville Community Playhouse

ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale ...

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: Vam York Theater, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Adult $23, Senior $19, Child/Student $12
  • Website: www.gcplayhouse.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts