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Step 317 Mini Sessions

Step 317 is offering several mini sessions! Choose from Holiday, Pajama Mini, Tree Farm Stand, Santa's Workshop, Santa Experience, and ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Varies by mini-session theme. Visit website for details
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  • Category: Other

The Hippodrome presents This Wonderful Life

The Hippodrome is proud to bring an amazing one-man production of “THIS WONDERFUL LIFE directly to you this holiday season. ...

1st Saturday Ranger Led Tour at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Sweetwater Wetlands Park is hosting in-person, socially distant tours! Online pre-registration through Eventbrite is required. Only 10 spaces per tour ...

  • 8:30 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free with park admission ($5/vehicle, $2 for pedestrians, vans and bikes).
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  • Category: Informational & Tours

Florida Museum and Alachua County Library District host children’s book discussion Dec. 5

The Florida Museum of Natural History and Alachua County Library District will host “NEA Big Read Meetup: Swimming with Sharks” ...

Small Business Holiday Market

Small Business Holiday Market -over 20 small business vendors - bounce house and petting zoo - food trucks and hot coffee - free ...

Episcopal Children's Services presents Meet Santa

Meet Santa! Refreshments provided by Dunkin Donuts and Halo Potato Donuts

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Cade Museum for Creativity & Invention 811 S Main St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: FREE
  • Category: Holiday Events, Free

"Red Pepper" at Wild Birds Unlimited

Come meet "Red Pepper" a red tailed hawk.

Yogi Signs at 4th Avenue Food Park

A playful storytelling yoga class suffused with yoga poses and American Sign Language, designed to highly engage all ages and ...

Skate Station Funworks Roller Skating Lessons

You are NEVER too young or old to Learn to Skate! Skaters learn the basic skills of forward and backward skating, ...

Danscompany of Gainesville: Meet Cinderella and Fairy Godmother

Meet Cinderella and the Fairy Godmother at Arabesque!

Get Free Christmas Photos by Giving a Present to a Child in Need!

2020 has been a very challenging year for a lot of families in town. They need all of our help ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Haile Plantation Village Center - fountain area (5100 Southwest 91 Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32608)
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  • Category: Holiday Events

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon League

Casual Play. 20 person max

Gamesville Tabletop Magic The Gathering Saturday Commander League

Join us for Magic The Gathering! 20 people max per night

Two Hawk Hammock Happy Hour with Hired Guns

Every Sat at Two Hawk Hammock enjoy Live Music, Food & Drinks, Friendly Barn Animals, and Trapeze Flights with Gainesville ...

  • 4:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 17950 NE 53rd Lane, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: $5.00 / Cover Charge. (Children under 12 are Free)
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  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Sounds of the Season Concert at Tioga Town Center

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and come enjoy The Sounds of The Season, presented by the University of Florida ...

Spooky Christmas at Peanut Patch and Corn Maze

For those who want a little more excitement in the holiday season jump on the hayride and go through the ...

  • 5:00 pm - 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)
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  • Category: Family Fun

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

There will be a Festival of Lights in 2020. The safety of our visitors, volunteers and park staff are of ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $5.00 per vehicle up to 8 persons per car $10.00 per vehicle with 9-16 persons per vehicle $20.00 per vehicle with more than 16 persons
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  • Category: Holiday Events


Join the School of Theatre and Dance as they present their annual high-energy production of Agbedidi which has been adapted ...

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

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

  • 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. Children ages 3-9 are $10.99 in advance and $15 at the gate if available. Children 2 and under are FREE, no donation is requested.
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  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Music Under the Stars at Celebration Pointe

Make up for the months spent at home with Music Under the Stars! This series of concerts are bands and ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Celebration Pointe, Northwest Corner of I-75 And Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
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  • Category: Shows & Concerts, Free