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Depot Park parkrun

A free, fun, and friendly weekly 5k community event. Walk, jog, run, volunteer or spectate – it's up to you! ...

Water Lettuce Warrior Work Day

We need your help! A nuisance plant known as water lettuce is swarming Ichetucknee River. We are seeking volunteer water lettuce ...

  • 8:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Ichetucknee Springs State Park 12087 S.W. Highway 27, Fort White, FL 32608
  • Cost: Park fee is waived for water lettuce volunteers. Staff will confirm that vehicle passengers who had fee waived did participate in volunteer event.
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  • Category: Family Fun, Other, Free

Sweetwater Wetlands Park Ranger Led Tour- Second Saturdays

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

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Williston Horseman's Park: 803 SW 19th Avenue, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: Free admission for spectators
  • Category: Family Fun, Sporting Events

Family Friendly Bike Ride

Join us for a social, family friendly bike ride from Depot Park parking lot down to the Lake Alachua Overlook ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Depot Park (Meet in the parking lot) 874 SE 4th St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: FREE
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  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Gainesville Youth Bowling League Open Registration

36-week season, bowling Saturday morning 9:00 am- 12:00 pm 2 Divisions Bantams (Ages 6-12) Youth Classic (Ages 13-20 Join in-person Saturday mornings 9 am ...

Public Service Academy Career Exploration Fair

The City of Gainesville is hosting a career exploration fair to roll out a new education program for area youth ...

UF Health Childbirth and Newborn Education Class

The Childbirth and Newborn Education Class is intended to prepare expectant parents for labor, birth, the post-partum period, and caring ...

Play Tennis Gainesville Green Ball Clinic

The third stage of our youth tennis program is Green Ball. Ages include 12 and under. This stage is played ...

Capoeira Tot Classes- Music and Movement

We couldn't be more excited to bring this opportunity and awareness to you and your family. In our tot class ...

Guided Hike on Rim Ramble at Paynes Prairie

The Rim Ramble Ranger-Led Adventures are back Starting November 12th and running through April 30th 2023. Rangers from Paynes Prairie ...

Hoggetowne Medieval Faire

For three magical weekends, a medieval village comes alive during festival season for the 36th Annual Hoggetowne Medieval Faire. The ...

Raid of Otter Springs

Raid of Otter Springs – 2023 You’re Invited! 6th Annual Raid of Otter Springs At ForVets Inc. Otter Springs Park & ...

University of Florida Math Circle for Middle School Students

In Spring 2023, the University of Florida Math Circle meets Saturdays from 10 am-12 pm in room 225 of Little ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks - Saturdays

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

Alachua County Library Music and Movement (Saturday Special) - Millhopper Branch

Join us to sing, dance, and make music at our Saturday Special Music and Movement program. Happening the second Saturday ...

Kimberly Morales' Annual Snow Party

Did someone say SNOW in Florida!!! Yes, we did!!! Join us for Kimberly's 4th Annual Snow Party, where Snowflakes are ...

  • 10:30 am -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: Kirby Farm: 19630 NE 30th Street, Williston, Florida 32696
  • Cost: Tickets are a $12 donation in advance, and $15 at the gate. Tickets can be purchased online.
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  • Category: Family Fun

BoxLunch Grand Opening at The Oaks Mall

BoxLunch is your new destination for Pop Culture gifts - nope, we're not a restaurant. Games, Prizes & More!

  • 11:00 am -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Oaks Mall (Across from Victoria's Secret) 6419 Newberry Road Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: Free admission
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  • Category: Family Fun, Other, Free

Capoeira Tot Classes- Family Class

Train and play Capoeira together in a fun and friendly environment! All you need is a good attitude, comfortable clothes to ...

JCPenney Kids Zone

Pick up in store! Grab, shop, and go! Free crafts for kids, fast savings for parents. Kids get a 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 ...

Alachua County Library: Story Time at Micanopy Branch

It's Story Time! Interactive fun with books stories songs and other activities perfect for preschoolers and toddlers.

Play Tennis Gainesville Orange Ball Clinic

The second stage of our youth tennis program is Orange Ball. Ages include 10 and under. This is the first ...

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, ...

Newberry RC Park: New Year, New Kit Club Race

Our first race of the year will be next Saturday the 14th at noon.

Sun Country Sports Center Back Handspring and Tuck Boot Camp

Two of the biggest milestones in tumbling are mastering the back handspring and the back tuck. Sun Country hosts a ...

Alachua County Library Artspace - Waldo Branch

Join us in our unique Waldo ArtSpace for arts and crafts for ages 5 and up.

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium Show: Stars To Starfish Jr.

Starry the Sea Star and Red the Lobster compare the exploration of our universe with the exploration of our Earth’s ...

Florida Gators Men's Basketball vs. Missouri

Come support the Gators Men's Basketball team as they take on Missouri!

  • 3:30 pm 
  • Location: Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center, 250 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: See website for pricing
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  • Category: Sporting Events

Florida: A History in Pictures at Matheson History Museum

If you’re on Facebook and you love the history of Florida through photographs, then you have probably heard of the ...

UF Carillon Guest Concert Honoring MLK, Jr. by Tiffany Ng

The UF Carillon Studio Concert Series offers a chance to hear the UF Carillon during a forty-five minute recital. Listeners ...

Miss Gainesville Crystal Competition

Please join the Miss Gainesville organization as we crown our 15th Miss Gainesville and Miss Gainesville's Outstanding Teen at 6:30 ...

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium Show: Oasis In Space

Oasis in Space (2022) is a startling and beautiful voyage through the Universe, the Milky Way galaxy and our Solar ...

Jazz on the Green at Celebration Pointe

Join us for Jazz on the Green, where we have live music, food, and drinks & more! Don't miss January 14th ...