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Santa Experience at Magnolia Lane Studios

Our Santa Experience was a HUGE hit last year, so we are doing it again! This year we will have COVID ...

Town Of Bell Christmas Parade

Join us for the 41st Annual Bell Christmas Parade! This year's theme "Hometown Christmas".

Haile Farmers Market: Holiday Craft Fair

Mark your calendar for the Holiday Craft Fair at Haile Farmers Market. We will feature added craft vendors, Kids Corner ...

Brown's Country Buffet Photos with Santa

Santa will be visiting during breakfast, and taking photos with everyone

Historic Haile Homestead Tour Holiday Decorations - Let it Snow

In December 2021 the Homestead will be OPEN FOR TOURS on Saturdays AND Sundays - and the Homestead will be ...

Operation Santa Delivery

Look up in the sky! It's a bird; it's a plane- no, it's Santa in a helicopter! How cool is ...

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Santa Fe College North Fields, Intersection of NW 39th Ave and NW 91st Street
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: lifesouth.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

UF Craft Festival

Our Craft Festival is an annual event that showcases crafts that are authentically made by talented artisans and crafters. The ...

Christkindlmarkt at Blackadder Brewing

This is one of our favorite events! Join us for our 5th Annual Christkindlmarkt: An outdoor holiday market with craft ...

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

Back on the mainstage after its debut in 2019, the Hippodrome’s very own adaptation of A Christmas Carol returns. We ...

Momentum Dance Arts presents A Holiday Fantasy

We have two exciting shows that will bring the spirit of the holidays to the whole family. Come out and ...

Momentum Dance Arts presents A Holiday Fantasy

We have two exciting shows that will bring the spirit of the holidays to the whole family. Come out and ...

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

Back on the mainstage after its debut in 2019, the Hippodrome’s very own adaptation of A Christmas Carol returns. We ...

Bears and Lions Concert

Join Bears and Lions for a family friendly, free concert at the Bo Diddley Plaza as a holiday kick-off prior ...

  • 4:30 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Bo Diddley Plaza: 111 E. University Ave, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Gainesville Youth Chorus Holiday Concert

Come hear the joyous voices of the Gainesville Youth Chorus. The concert is open to the community and admission is ...

  • 5:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 100 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free to the public
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Mayhem Ranch Winter Festival

Santa and live reindeer, Christmas trees, lighted hayride, Santa's workshops, reindeer train, live nativity scene, petting farm and MORE.

  • 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: 17830 SE 40th St., Morriston, FL, 32668
  • Cost: $15 | Children under 2 FREE
  • Website: mayhemranchfl.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

A Visit With Santa Claus and Ginger the Elf

Follow Santa and Ginger on the firetruck as they head to the Thomas Center for the Holiday Tree Lighting and ...

Holiday Lights in the Thomas Center Gardens

A magical holiday treat awaits at Holiday Lights in the Thomas Center Gardens, a special event on Dec. 4 from ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: The Thomas Center, 302 NE 6th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free entry. Carriage Rides $5/person
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

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.
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Williston Winter Wonderland

It’s going to be A Superhero Christmas! Get your creative juices flowing and enter the Williston Chamber of Commerce Christmas ...

High Springs Playhouse presents A Good Old Fashioned Redneck Country Christmas

What if the three wise men weren’t really all that wise? What if they were just three ordinary guys, avoiding ...

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: 130 NE First Avenue, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: Adult $16 | Students, Seniors, and First Saturday performance: $11
  • Website: app.arts-people.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

The Hippodrome presents Miracle on 34th Street

Celebrate your holidays with this all time favorite classic story. A last-minute replacement Santa for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade ...

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $15-$20
  • Website: thehipp.org
  • Category: Holiday Events