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September 22 - 28

Run for Your Like 5K Color Fun Run

Join us as we honor those affected by opioid abuse and help spread awareness of the opioid epidemic at our ...

  • 8:30 am 
  • Location: Depot Park, 874 S.E. 4th Street, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: Early Bird Prices: Ages 10 and younger- free Ages 11 to 17- $15 UF and Santa Fe students- $20 Ages 18+- $25
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Zen Birding and Yoga

"Zen Birding” Free at Possum Creek Park led by Alachua Audubon Society, from 9 am to 10:30 am. • Participants participate in ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Possum Creek Park, 4009 NW 53rd Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32653
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Elephant Appreciation Day

Come join the fun & learn all about elephants! We will have 2 full days of fun for the whole ...

  • 11:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 18655 NE 81 Street, Williston FL 32696
  • Cost: $12 per person, kids 2 and under are free
  • Website: allaboutelephants.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sporting Dog Days Family Event at Bass Pro Shops

We are very excited to host another sporting dog event! This fun weekend will include free photos with your pup ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Whole Foods Market- Kids Helping Kids

Please join us for a day of fun at Whole Foods Market Gainesville! Crafts, Ice Cream Sundae Bar, Popcorn & ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Whole Foods Butler Town Center, 3490 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Website: www.shopatbutler.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Historic Bike Tour at the Florida Museum

Experience the University of Florida from a completely different perspective on this FREE tour exploring archaeological sites and historic features ...

Meet Magic Mike at Bev's Burgers in High Springs

Magic Mike will visit your table with magic and balloons on Monday nights at Bev's Burgers. Fun for the whole ...

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 315 Northeast Santa Fe Boulevard, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Twins Day at Bouncers

Buy one admission, get one free! Don't have a twin? Dress your kids the same! Socks and waivers required.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 3401 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: $10 per child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Toddler Story and Art Time at Do Art with Yopp

Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for Toddler Story and Art! This is a great opportunity to meet new ...

Wednesday Birding Walks at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Discover the rich diversity of birds (and maybe some rarities!) at north-central Florida's newest birding hotspot in a 2-3-hour walking ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free with admission ($5/vehicle)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sugar Camp Ranch Family Fun on the Farm

Come out to the farm to celebrate Florida's Take a Child Outside week! Horse rides, Critter Corral, Slides, Playground, Ropes ...

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: 387 SW Cumorah Hill St, Fort White, FL 32038
  • Cost: $6
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • 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 ...

O2BKids Morning Magic Open House

Families with children age newborn to 5 years old, join us for this fantastic, super FUN, and FREE Morning Magic ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 6680 West Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.o2bkids.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station Tiny Tots

Ages 5 & Under can Bounce, Play, Skate, and Ride! Feel free to bring your own ride on toys and ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $7 Incl. Skating, Soft Play & Bouncing!
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Toddler Story and Art Time at Do Art with Yopp

Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for Toddler Story and Art! This is a great opportunity to meet new ...

Gamesville Tabletop Homeschool Gaming

Homeschool Parents! Need something new to add to your kids schedule? Try Boardgames! Boardgaming is an amazing social activity that allows ...

Kids Songs at Alachua Farmer's Market

Looking for a FREE fun family friendly activity Thursday afternoon? Come out and bring the kids for some live music. ...

Archery Funtastic Fridays

Join us every Friday for the most fun you can have with a bow. Bring a friend and see who ...

Hollow Oaks Corn Maze

Come and enjoy time with family and friends at Hollow Oaks Corn Maze beginning September 27th. We will have several ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: 18005 NW 190th Avenue, High Springs, FL, 32643
  • Cost: Cash Only Adults: $10, Kids 4-10 $8, Kids 3 and under are free
  • Website: www.hollowoakscornmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Newberry Cornfield Maze at Hodge Farm

Laugh by day...Scream by night! Maze- Take nice stroll through the maze during the day by trying to choose the correct ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: 20015 West Newberry Road, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: Adults: $15 (includes corn maze and haunted house) | Children 10 and under: $10| Children 3 and under are free | Hay Rides: $5 | Mechanical Bull Rides $5
  • Website: www.newberrycornfieldmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Peanut Patch and Corn Maze

Here at the Peanut Patch & Corn Maze, we're all about family! Come out and make memories with us, where ...

  • 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)
  • Website: peanutpatchandcornmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Roger's Farm Fall Festival and Haunted Corn Maze

We are excited to bring back our annual fall festival to Roger's Farm! Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday starting on ...

  • 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Rogers Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: Adults $15 -Kids $10 (ages 3-12) -2 and under free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

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

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Conestogas Restaurant, 14920 Main St, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Fiesta Latina at St. Patrick Catholic School

Come and join us on September 27th to our 3rd Fiesta Latina. You will enjoy food sampling from more than ...

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: St. Patrick Catholic School, 550 NE 16th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free, donations welcome
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station Gross Out Party

It's going to get disgusting! Prizes for the grossest games ever!

  • 7:30 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: starts at $10
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua Movie in the Park

The movie will begin at 8 p.m. at Skinner Park. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. Light refreshments will be provided ...

Big Hug Community Day at the YMCA

North Central Florida YMCA cordially invites our community to join us, in partnership with Alive Church, in the YMCA Big ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 5201 NW 34th St, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: ncfymca.org
  • Category: Family Fun

National Public Lands Day

National Public Lands Day is the nation's largest single day volunteer effort for public lands. Across the country, you will ...

Quiet Time at the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo

Join the Zoo for our first sensory inclusive event! The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo is becoming a Sensory Inclusive Certified ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Santa Fe College, 3000 NW 83 St, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Reptile Day at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Reptiles play an important role in the ecosystem of Sweetwater Wetlands Park. Come on out Saturday September 28th to get ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free with admission ($5 per vehicle/$2 per bike or pedestrian)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Carson Springs Wildlife Saturday Tours

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

Roger's Farm Fall Festival and Haunted Corn Maze

We are excited to bring back our annual fall festival to Roger's Farm! Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday starting on ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Rogers Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: Adults $15 -Kids $10 (ages 3-12) -2 and under free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sugar Camp Ranch Harvest Festival

Join us on Saturdays to enjoy a day of fun on the farm for Harvest Festival Fun. Admission Includes: Hayride Corn Maze Interactive Critter ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 387 SW Cumorah Hill St, Fort White, FL 32038
  • Cost: Admission $12 | Free Parking | Children 2 and under are Free
  • Website: www.sugarcampranch.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hollow Oaks Corn Maze

Come and enjoy time with family and friends at Hollow Oaks Corn Maze beginning September 27th. We will have several ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: 18005 NW 190th Avenue, High Springs, FL, 32643
  • Cost: Cash Only Adults: $10, Kids 4-10 $8, Kids 3 and under are free
  • Website: www.hollowoakscornmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 20307 NW C.R. 235A, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free (bring a bag of carrots to feed the horses)
  • Website: millcreekfarm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Peanut Patch and Corn Maze

Here at the Peanut Patch & Corn Maze, we're all about family! Come out and make memories with us, where ...

  • 11:00 am - 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)
  • Website: peanutpatchandcornmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Meet the Mustangs in Archer

The event is open to the public. BRING LAWN CHAIRS. Come meet the mustangs (especially our recent rescues from the ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: CZ Mustangs, Archer FL
  • Cost: Free for veterans and their families. $10 suggested donation at the door for other. Alternative donations welcomed: bags of shavings, O/A hay bales, grooming supplies, etc.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station Abominable Day

It's getting cold in here! Play capture The Yeti, Blueberry shooting, yeti rescue and more!

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Skate Station Funworks, 1311 Northwest 76th Boulevard, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: starts at $10
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Celebrate Dr. Cade's Birthday at the Cade Museum

Join us for this special commemoration of Dr. Cade's Birthday with cake special activities, and a free member gift! Cake will ...

  • 1:30 pm 
  • Location: Cade Museum for Creativity & Invention 811 S Main St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: Included free with paid admission to museum
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Newberry Cornfield Maze at Hodge Farm

Laugh by day...Scream by night! Maze- Take nice stroll through the maze during the day by trying to choose the correct ...

  • 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: 20015 West Newberry Road, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: Adults: $15 (includes corn maze and haunted house) | Children 10 and under: $10| Children 3 and under are free | Hay Rides: $5 | Mechanical Bull Rides $5
  • Website: www.newberrycornfieldmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hoggetowne Creamery Grand Opening

Hoggetowne Creamery is having a grand opening extravaganza! Our good friends at Ash and Ember pizza will be slinging the ...

  • 4:30 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: 220 NW 8th Avenue Suite 10, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hillary Cowart the Magic Man at Conestogas

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

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Conestogas Restaurant, 14920 Main St, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun
September 22 - 28