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February 16 - 22

Cinema Verde Environmental Film and Arts Festival

The Annual Cinema Verde Annual Environmental Film and Arts Festival has something for everyone. The goal of this 4-day Festival ...

Steinhatchee Fiddler Crab Festival

As many as 10,000 people enjoy the annual Steinhatchee Fiddler Crab Festival in Steinhatchee. Festival goers enjoy three days of ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 1013 Riverside Dr SE, Steinhatchee, FL 32359
  • Cost: $5, children 16 and under are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Olustee Festival

Please come and enjoy the 42nd Annual Olustee Festival. The Festival is open on Friday and Saturday at 9 a.m. The ...

  • 9:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Wilson Park on Lake Desoto, Lake City, FL
  • Cost: free Festival, Battle Reenactment is $10/adult, $5/child, (Free for kids 5 and under)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Summit Series Bracket Race

The 2020 Summit ET Series at Gainesville Raceway will feature 6 classes of racing, including Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman, Super ...

Storytime at Wesley UMC

Storytime in the Park returns on January 12th, but for January and February we will meet in the Children's Sunday ...

Oaks Mall Carnival

This family-friendly annual event features midway rides for all ages from whimsical kiddie rides to state-of-the-art thrill rides, carnival games ...

  • 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: The Oaks Mall, 6419 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free admission. Ride cost varies.
  • Website: dreamlandamusements.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sundaze - A Local Pop-up at the Park

A local pop-up at the park, hosted by Boxcar, & featuring all local vendors! DJ Cam will be playing all your ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Boxcar Wine & Beer Garden, 201 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Painting with a Twist: Lil' Panda

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Sweet Dreams Valentines Flavor Night

We are trying something new this year and expanding our flavor night Schedule. So bring your lover, your special friend, ...

Grease at Gainesville Community Playhouse

Here is Rydell High’s senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding “Burger Palace Boys” and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking “Pink Ladies” in ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Gainesville Community Playhouse, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: Adults $23, Seniors $19, Students $12
  • Website: www.gcplayhouse.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Upward Flag Football Evaluations

Registration is open for Upward Flag Football! Evaluations will take place at Trinity United Methodist Church's recreation fields. Boys and ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Trinity UMC, 4000 NW 53rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Website: www.trinitygnv.church
  • Category: Other

Corks and Colors: All Ages Citrus

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Canvas options are 12x16in ($20) or 16x20in ($30).

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 3415 W. University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: $20-30
  • Website: www.corkscolors.com
  • Category: Classes

Enriching Your World with Art

Monday art class for kids 5-15 Discover and create with the visual language of art! Explore different art media while ...

President's Day at Bouncers

Need something to do while the kids are off school? Come by and bounce!.... Ages 0-10 years

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Bouncers: 3401 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free for members. $10 for non members.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Smart Start at Zion

We look forward to learning some new songs to sing, and jamming to the old ones of course too. Please join ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $4/family per class, suggested donation
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Skate Station President's Day Skate

School's out! Time to Skate! Snack Bar special 1 slice of pizza and small drink $4.50.

Oaks Mall Carnival

This family-friendly annual event features midway rides for all ages from whimsical kiddie rides to state-of-the-art thrill rides, carnival games ...

  • 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: The Oaks Mall, 6419 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free admission. Ride cost varies.
  • Website: dreamlandamusements.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Baby-Wearing Barre Classes

Join us for our next 4-week baby-wearing series, Tuesdays, starting February 4th from 8:30 - 9:15 am. This is a ...

  • 8:30 am -  9:15 am 
  • Location: AUXO Fitness, 4994 NW 39th Ave. Suite D, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $15/session or $50 for the series
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Department of Health: Car Seat Safety Program Class

Car seat safety checks and installations. *By appointment only!* Great for new parents, 2nd time parents, grandparents and other caregivers. ...

Smart Start at Zion

We look forward to learning some new songs to sing, and jamming to the old ones of course too. Please join ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $4/family per class, suggested donation
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

North Florida Regional Medical Center: Infant CPR

This class will prepare you with hands-on experience for infant breathing, airway, and cardiac emergencies. This class is a non-certifying ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 6400 Newberry Rd, Ste 107, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: $40/couple
  • Website: nfrmc.com
  • Category: Classes

UF Shands Newborn Care Class

The Newborn Care Class is intended to help you feel more comfortable and confident in your parenting role following your ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: UF Health Shands Hospital, 1600 SW Archer Rd, Room 2147, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: ufhealth.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Classes

Toddlers Try It at CWH

Join us for our first session of Toddlers Try It at Comprehensive Women’s Health! This will be a more structured ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Comprehensive Women's Health, 724 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: $15 per parent/child, $10 per additional sibling.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Books and Burgers

Come on out to Maddox Park on Thursday, February 20th, from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM for the next edition ...

Bingo Night at Blackadder Brewing Company

B-I-N-G-O Feb 20th @ 7PM! Join us for an evening of fun for our Charity partner: Prairie Creek Conservation Cemetery All ...

  • 7:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Blackadder Brewing Company, 618-A NW 60th St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $3/card
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Eastside High School Drama presents Xanadu

A Greek muse inspires love, laughter and the world's first roller disco in this 1980s glitter explosion! All local high school ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Eastside High School Auditorium, 1201 Southeast 43rd Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: General Admission $10 Tickets will be sold at the door.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Cirque Italia Water Circus Gold

Cirque Italia is an Italian entertainment company that brings a performance of European style. It is truly described as a ...

  • 7:30 pm 
  • Location: Southeastern Livestock Pavilion, 2232 Northeast Jacksonville Road, Ocala, FL 37740
  • Cost: tickets start at $10 ( 1 FREE child ticket with EVERY full price adult ticket purchase in level 2 or level 3. Use Promo Code:: FACEFREE)
  • Website: cirqueitalia.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts

Star Center Theatre presents Gee's Bend

Gee's Bend is the story of the Pettway women, quilters from the isolated community of Gee's Bend, Alabama. Beginning in ...

UF Junior Cheer Clinic

REGISTRATION FULL Join the UF Cheerleaders for a Cheerleading camp! In addition to attending the cheer clinic and performing at the ...

  • 4:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Gators Indoor Practice Facility, 2100 SW 2nd Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: $47
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Heartwood Music Fest

A music festival featuring some of the very best musicians in the south east! A two-day event celebrating our 3 ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm 
  • Location: Heartwood Soundstage, 619 S Main St., Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: $15-45
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

UF Gymnastics vs. Alabama

Come watch your Gators Gymnastics team take on Alabama!

Daddy Daughter Dance in High Springs

The High Springs Community School PTSA invites you to the 7th annual - Daddy Daughter Dance - Sock Hop. Break ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Fellowship Church, 16916 NW US Highway 441, High Springs, Florida 32643
  • Cost: $8:50/person
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Eastside High School Drama presents Xanadu

A Greek muse inspires love, laughter and the world's first roller disco in this 1980s glitter explosion! All local high school ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Eastside High School Auditorium, 1201 Southeast 43rd Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: General Admission $10 Tickets will be sold at the door.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Florida Invitational Step Show (FISS)

The Florida Invitational Step Show is the largest student run step show in the southeastern region of the United States, ...

Guys and Dolls Spring Musical at P.K. Yonge

This Broadway Classic involves a fly-by-night gambler who attempts to woo a Salvation Army mission worker for a $1,000 bet. ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: P.K. Yonge DRS Performing Arts Center, 1080 SW 11th Street Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $12-15
  • Website: pkyonge.ufl.edu
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Imani Milele Children's Choir

The national tour of the Imani Milele Choir comes to High Springs for a one-night-only. Expect the choir to engage, ...

  • 7:00 pm -  8:15 pm 
  • Location: High Springs Church of God by Faith, 25353 US 27, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Movie in the Park at Heritage Park

The City of Williston is hosting a Movie in the Park sponsored by the youth group of the First United ...

Cirque Italia Water Circus Gold

Cirque Italia is an Italian entertainment company that brings a performance of European style. It is truly described as a ...

  • 7:30 pm 
  • Location: Southeastern Livestock Pavilion, 2232 Northeast Jacksonville Road, Ocala, FL 37740
  • Cost: tickets start at $10 ( 1 FREE child ticket with EVERY full price adult ticket purchase in level 2 or level 3. Use Promo Code:: FACEFREE)
  • Website: cirqueitalia.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts

Skate Station Pickle Party

Dill Out! It's all Kosher! Pickle Juice shots, pickle trivia and more!

  • 7:30 pm - 11:59 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Starts at $10
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Star Center Theatre presents Gee's Bend

Gee's Bend is the story of the Pettway women, quilters from the isolated community of Gee's Bend, Alabama. Beginning in ...

UF Astronomy Public Night Observatory

The Department of Astronomy operates an on-campus Teaching Observatory for educational and public programs. These events are all free to ...

Family Garden Organic Strawberry U-pick

Organic Strawberry u-pick flash sale!! Cold morning, so bundle up. We'll be there at 9am til 1:30pm with buckets for ...

  • 9:00 am -  1:30 pm 
  • Location: The Family Garden, 1655 SE 23rd Place, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: $2/pound
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

World's Greatest Baby Shower at Westwood Middle School

Join us for the 16th annual Jesse "Sam" Butz's "World's Greatest Baby Shower," taking place Saturday, February 22, 2020 from ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Westwood Middle School, 3215 NW 15th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

Gainesville Youth Soccer Registration

Register for the Spring Season. Boys and Girls, Ages 4 through 16, Teams are Co-ed Come join us to register on ...

Michaels Kids Club

Join us for 30 minute projects designed for little makers. Let your kids explore their creativity every Saturday while you ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 per project, ages 3+, supplies included.
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Brazilian Skills Open House

Brazilian Skills OPEN HOUSE! Don't miss it out. Come have a taste of what Brazil has to show you! Soccer ...

  • 10:30 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Brazilian Skills- 3832 W Newberry Rd, Suite 2B, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Dance!nk Open House

Come join us for our Open House!! From 11am to 7pm come see new and improved dance studio!! There will ...

Dunkin' Donuts Event in Chiefland

Music, face painting, free donuts and give away every 15 min with a grand prize of LEGO land tickets at ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: 2209 N Young Blvd, Chiefland, FL 32626
  • Cost: free
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Reserve Park Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The City of Gainesville Wild Spaces & Public Places program and the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department is pleased ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: 700 NE 11th St., Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Gators Lacrosse vs. Loyola

Come out and support your Gators as they take on Loyola! This event is free and open to the public.

Star Center Theatre: Kids Theatre Workshop and Performance

Join us for the Kids Theatre Workshop and Performance. Saturday, Feb 22 from 12 Noon - 2:00 PM. Kids 12 ...

  • 12:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: Kids 12 and under - $10.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Kids' Fleece Pillowcase at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 1 : Beginner Kid Class Learn to sew a simple project without a pattern, to measure, cut and pin ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $17.50
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Michaels MakeBreak: Clothespin Fairies

Make clothespin fairies out of floral. Free, all supplies included.

Painting with a Twist: Cuddly Koala

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Cirque Italia Water Circus Gold

Cirque Italia is an Italian entertainment company that brings a performance of European style. It is truly described as a ...

  • 1:30 pm 
  • Location: Southeastern Livestock Pavilion, 2232 Northeast Jacksonville Road, Ocala, FL 37740
  • Cost: tickets start at $10 ( 1 FREE child ticket with EVERY full price adult ticket purchase in level 2 or level 3. Use Promo Code:: FACEFREE)
  • Website: cirqueitalia.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts

Annual College of Medicine Talent Show and White Coat Company Musical Production

The White Coat Company Musical is entitled "Once Upon a Bedtime." It features musical skits from Lion King, Aladdin, Hercules, ...

Sew Onesie Pjs at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 3 : Advanced Kids Class Learn to follow an advanced pattern with fleece fabric, to insert a zipper and ...

  • 4:30 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $22.50
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Twilight Walk to the Past at Dudley Farm

A night time walk by lantern light through the life of a 1894 farm family of Alachua County, Florida. A ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 18730 W Newberry Rd, Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: Entry fee is $6 per person and $3 for children under 7 years of age. This fee includes the park vehicle entry of $5.
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Races, Walks, 5Ks

Eastside High School Drama presents Xanadu

A Greek muse inspires love, laughter and the world's first roller disco in this 1980s glitter explosion! All local high school ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Eastside High School Auditorium, 1201 Southeast 43rd Street, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: General Admission $10 Tickets will be sold at the door.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Guys and Dolls Spring Musical at P.K. Yonge

This Broadway Classic involves a fly-by-night gambler who attempts to woo a Salvation Army mission worker for a $1,000 bet. ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: P.K. Yonge DRS Performing Arts Center, 1080 SW 11th Street Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $12-15
  • Website: pkyonge.ufl.edu
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Cirque Italia Water Circus Gold

Cirque Italia is an Italian entertainment company that brings a performance of European style. It is truly described as a ...

  • 7:30 pm 
  • Location: Southeastern Livestock Pavilion, 2232 Northeast Jacksonville Road, Ocala, FL 37740
  • Cost: tickets start at $10 ( 1 FREE child ticket with EVERY full price adult ticket purchase in level 2 or level 3. Use Promo Code:: FACEFREE)
  • Website: cirqueitalia.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts

Star Center Theatre presents Gee's Bend

Gee's Bend is the story of the Pettway women, quilters from the isolated community of Gee's Bend, Alabama. Beginning in ...

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