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December 12 - 18

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and the Stephen Foster Citizens Support Organization, will illuminate the park with holiday ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $2 per person Monday-Thursday (Silent Nights) / $3 per person Friday-Sunday (Holiday Magic Nights) / Children 3 and under free every night
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Christmas on Main Street in Trenton

Bike giveaway, Santa, food, horse & buggy, Snow slide, entertainment and vendors.

Tioga Town Center: Healthy Learning Holiday Concert

Bring your lawn chair and blankets for a FREE concert on the Tioga Town Center stage! Come enjoy the sounds ...

Nutcracker in Alachua

Celebrate the Holiday Season with this classic UNDER THE STARS in the brand new Legacy Park Amphitheater! A special hour long ...

  • 7:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Legacy Park Multipurpose Center, 15400 Peggy Road, Alachua, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Micanopy Area Cooperative Winter Jubilee

Join us for our annual school Student Winter Performance- MACS Jubilee. It is a fun family/community event and all are ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and the Stephen Foster Citizens Support Organization, will illuminate the park with holiday ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $2 per person Monday-Thursday (Silent Nights) / $3 per person Friday-Sunday (Holiday Magic Nights) / Children 3 and under free every night
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Candlelight Visits at the Historic Haile Homestead

A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO SEE THE HOMESTEAD AT NIGHT – the only time the house is open at night! See ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Haile Homestead, 8500 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $10 at door, under 12 free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Free Family Movie Night & Dinner at Southwest UMC

Do you need a night off? Do you want to not worry about dinner? If you said yes, we know ...

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

The 8th Annual Christmas Express is Florida's Christmas train! The Christmas Train is so much more than just a train ...

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

The Living Nativity and Christmas Market

Saint Francis Catholic Academy presents the story of the first Nativity as told by its creator, St. Francis of Assisi. ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Saint Francis Catholic Academy, 4100 NW 115th Ter, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Christmas in Chiefland

Join us in Chiefland for the Rudolph Run, Christmas Festival, and Parade! Pictures with Santa, tree lighting, carriage rides, bonfire, ...

Haile Farmers Market: Holiday Bazaar

Mark your calendars for the Haile Farmers Market 2019 Holiday Bazaar! Saturday the 14h of December, 8:30 am-Noon. We'll be ...

Photos with Santa at Brown's Country Buffet

Santa will be visiting and taking photos with everyone from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at Brown's Country Buffet!

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Brown's Country Buffet, 14423 US-441, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Snow Day in Lake City

It is going to Snow in Lake City! You heard me right! Break out your winter coats and brace yourself ...

  • 9:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Darby Pavillion at Wilson Park • 828 NE Lake DeSoto Circle, Lake City FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Smart Start At Zion: Christmas Party

Come get your picture with Santa, build with Master Builders, have some cocoa and cookies, even get your holiday haircut ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Saturdays

Enjoy Free photos with Santa, free actvities, crafts and games! Get a Bass Pass to see Santa! A Bass Pass is required ...

Merry Melrose Christmas Parade and Craft Festival

Get into the holiday spirit. Join with hundreds of spectators to watch the Merry Melrose Christmas Parade and then peruse ...

Merrymaking in Historic Micanopy

An enchanted day of holiday festivities on Micanopy’s Main Street, family, and pet-friendly, free and open to all. Featuring live ...

Hawthorne's Christmas Festival and Parade

Please join us for Hawthorne's 37th Annual Christmas Festival & Parade for tons of Family Fun! There will be arts ...

  • 11:00 am -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Downtown Hawthorne on Johnson Street (S.E. 221st Street) Hawthorne, FL 32640
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Michaels Holiday Maker Fest

November 23: Holiday hoop wreath, floral mason jar, and Christmas Tree t-shirt- cost of item, supplies are free. December 7: Gingerbread ...

Santa at Roger's Farm

Santa Claus is coming to Roger’s Farm! Stop by and see us this weekend to get your Christmas tree & ...

Critter Creek Farm Sanctuary Happy Holi-Brays

Mark your calendars and save the date for Critter Creek Farm Sanctuary's winter open house, Happy Holi-Brays, on December 14 ...

Photos with Santa at PetSmart

Santa Claus is coming to town & to our stores! Two weekends only! Bring the whole family in for FREE photos ...

Winter Faire and Holiday Market

Join us for a Winter Faire in Gainesville! Fundraiser for Working Food , Holiday Pop Up Market presented by Indie ...

Winter Wonderland Bash at Sandy's Savvy Chic- Meet the Grinch

Join us for our 5th Annual Winter Wonderland Bash on Saturday December 14th! He's back! He's green, furry, and needs ...

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Sandy's Savvy Chic Resale Boutique, 4148 NW 13th St, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Harmonies VII: It's That Time Again!

Join The Gainesville Harmony Show Chorus and The Barbergators Chorus for a delightful afternoon of a capella music in our ...

  • 1:00 pm -  2:30 pm 
  • Location: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Gainesville, 4225 NW 34th St, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: $15 adults, $10 children 12 and under
  • Website: gainesvillechorus.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Regal Holiday Classic Movies

Between November 30 - December 21, enjoy one of 4 Holiday Classics each Saturday, at 1pm local time for just ...

Alachua Christmas Parade

Annual Christmas Parade along Main Street where we wish one another peaceful and safe holidays!

Music, Cocoa and Tea at Saporito

We will have live music and serve Balsamic Hot Chocolate and Olive Leaf Tea while you shop, the last two ...

  • 2:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Saporito Oil, Vinegar, Spice 4401 NW 25th Pl, Ste D, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol returns for the 42nd year to the Hippodrome stage with a brand new adaption of this cherished ...

El Mercado Latino at First Magnitude

El Mercado Latino "Unidos Somos Mas" "Last Minute Christmas Shopping" Join us and visit different kiosks and get that special gift for ...

  • 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium: Let It Snow

Come enjoy a whole new "Music 360" experience for the whole family with "Music 360: Let It Snow!" This 30-minute ...

Holiday Harmonies VII: It's That Time Again!

Join The Gainesville Harmony Show Chorus and The Barbergators Chorus for a delightful afternoon of a capella music in our ...

  • 4:00 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Gainesville, 4225 NW 34th St, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: $15 adults, $10 children 12 and under
  • Website: gainesvillechorus.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol returns for the 42nd year to the Hippodrome stage with a brand new adaption of this cherished ...

Holiday Open House at Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings State Park

Come enjoy holiday cheer surrounded by the ripe orange grove, a place of ancient magic. Enjoy a glimpse of how the ...

Road to Bethlehem Live at Camp Kulaqua

A LIVE Indoor / Outdoor Production of the Christmas Story! FREE ENTRY FOR ALL ATTENDEES! Come walk the Road to Bethlehem & ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and the Stephen Foster Citizens Support Organization, will illuminate the park with holiday ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $2 per person Monday-Thursday (Silent Nights) / $3 per person Friday-Sunday (Holiday Magic Nights) / Children 3 and under free every night
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Christmas in the Quarry at Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

Christmas in the Quarry is back for our 2nd year! The only thing better than a white Christmas is a ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens, 4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, Florida
  • Cost: Adults: $9.00 Children (6-13): $4.00 Children under 6: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

High Springs Twilight Christmas Parade

Please join us for the High Springs' Annual Christmas Parade Saturday, December 14th at 6:00 p.m. After the Parade: Santa ...

Holiday Lights and Santa at Ravine Gardens State Park

Join us for our annual Christmas celebration. The garden and court of states will be glowing with holiday lights. The ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 1600 Twigg Street, Palatka, FL 32177
  • Cost: $2.00 per person, cash only. An additional $1 per child donation is requested for entry into the Santa Room.
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Nights in Tioga Town Center

You're in luck! This year we are bringing not one, but THREE holiday nights to Tioga Town Center! Check out ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Tioga Town Center,133 SW 130th Way, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Keystone Heights Lighted Christmas Parade

You won't want to miss this wonderful lit parade with over 30 floats. There will be hotdogs and snacks for ...

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

The 8th Annual Christmas Express is Florida's Christmas train! The Christmas Train is so much more than just a train ...

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

Lake Butler Christmas Parade

Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 14, 2019 for 6:00pm, and plan to bring the family out to Lake Butler ...

Christmas FOR Gainesville at Anthem Church

Join us for a one-of-a-kind Christmas celebration FOR everyone. Holiday activities for the whole family, a fun service and opportunities ...

Basketball Cop "Fill the Trailer" Toy Drive

On Dec 15th from 10:00am to 6:00pm, the Alachua County Sheriff's Office and Walmart (5700 NW 23rd St Gainesville, FL) ...

  • 10:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Walmart Supercenter Gainesville - 5700 NW 23rd St, Gainesville, Florida 32653
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Sundays

Enjoy Free photos with Santa, free actvities, crafts and games! Get a Bass Pass to see Santa! A Bass Pass is required ...

Santa at Roger's Farm

Santa Claus is coming to Roger’s Farm! Stop by and see us this weekend to get your Christmas tree & ...

Santa is Coming to PDQ

Mark your calendars! Santa Claus will be making an appearance at your local PDQ this Holiday Season!

Photos with Santa at PetSmart

Santa Claus is coming to town & to our stores! Two weekends only! Bring the whole family in for FREE photos ...

Santa at Kohl's

Kohl’s is once again welcoming Mr. Claus from the North Pole at all stores nationwide this holiday season. Due to ...

Road to Bethlehem Live at Camp Kulaqua

A LIVE Indoor / Outdoor Production of the Christmas Story! FREE ENTRY FOR ALL ATTENDEES! Come walk the Road to Bethlehem & ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and the Stephen Foster Citizens Support Organization, will illuminate the park with holiday ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $2 per person Monday-Thursday (Silent Nights) / $3 per person Friday-Sunday (Holiday Magic Nights) / Children 3 and under free every night
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Christmas in the Quarry at Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

Christmas in the Quarry is back for our 2nd year! The only thing better than a white Christmas is a ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens, 4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, Florida
  • Cost: Adults: $9.00 Children (6-13): $4.00 Children under 6: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

The 8th Annual Christmas Express is Florida's Christmas train! The Christmas Train is so much more than just a train ...

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

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol returns for the 42nd year to the Hippodrome stage with a brand new adaption of this cherished ...

Family Promise Fundraiser at Northwest Grille

Tell your family, friends, and co-workers to join your support of the Family Promise shelter for working families with children ...

Jump with Santa at Defy Gainesville

Jump with Santa! Every Monday during the month of December from 5PM to 8PM Santa will be at DEFY to jump ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and the Stephen Foster Citizens Support Organization, will illuminate the park with holiday ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $2 per person Monday-Thursday (Silent Nights) / $3 per person Friday-Sunday (Holiday Magic Nights) / Children 3 and under free every night
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

The 8th Annual Christmas Express is Florida's Christmas train! The Christmas Train is so much more than just a train ...

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

Cirque Musica Holiday presents Holiday Wishes

Cirque Musica presents Holiday Wishes brings a holiday story to life in a full theatrical cirque event for the entire ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and the Stephen Foster Citizens Support Organization, will illuminate the park with holiday ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $2 per person Monday-Thursday (Silent Nights) / $3 per person Friday-Sunday (Holiday Magic Nights) / Children 3 and under free every night
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

The 8th Annual Christmas Express is Florida's Christmas train! The Christmas Train is so much more than just a train ...

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

Milk and Cookies with Santa in Williston

Santa is pleased to announce that he will be at the Heritage Park Pavilion on Tuesday December 17, 2019 at ...

Wiles Elementary Wildcats Chorus Concert

Bring your lawn chair and blankets for a FREE concert on the Tioga Town Center stage! Come enjoy the Kimball ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Tioga Town Center, 133 SW 130th Way, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Jordan Glen School Presents A Christmas Carol at Archer Community Center

A classic story around this time of year is "A Christmas Carol" by author Charles Dickens. This is a beloved ...

  • 10:30 am 
  • Location: Archer Community Center, 16671 SW 137 Avenue, Archer, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Holiday Events

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and the Stephen Foster Citizens Support Organization, will illuminate the park with holiday ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $2 per person Monday-Thursday (Silent Nights) / $3 per person Friday-Sunday (Holiday Magic Nights) / Children 3 and under free every night
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

The Magic of the Nutcracker

Join the dancers onstage at the final dress rehearsal of the Nutcracker for a magical experience. Never to be forgotten. ...

  • 5:00 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Phillips Center SW 34th Street and Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $50
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

The 8th Annual Christmas Express is Florida's Christmas train! The Christmas Train is so much more than just a train ...

  • 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.
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Holiday Events
December 12 - 18