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Drive Thru Food Giveaway

The Saint Matthew Baptist Church in partnership with The City of Alachua Recreation Department is hosting a drive thru food ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Saint Matthew Baptist Church of Alachua, FL 15712 NW 140th St, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other, Free

Gator Bait Kids Night

Every Tuesday! Movie night w/ Disney Plus & $3 Kids Meals in the Courtyard. Bring the family and enjoy!

My Child is Struggling in School - Now What? Workshop

This workshop is designed to help parents understand the support available to help struggling learners that can be provided through ...

Sunshine State Babywearing Weekday Meeting

Join us at our monthly weekday meeting to discuss, inquire, learn and celebrate babywearing. Our lending library, Volunteer Babywearing Instructors, ...

Gamesville Tabletop D&D Night

4 Groups per 3hr time slot. Must reserve table and time slot before hand

Splitz Bowling Kids Club

Whether you are back to school in person or back to school online, take a break and come bowl with ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center:VIRTUAL Instructor Lead Breastfeeding and Pumping Class

Breastfeeding and Pumping Combo - (4-hr class) This class covers breastfeeding basics and includes access to our free online breastfeeding ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Virtual
  • Cost: $10
  • Website: nfrmc.com
  • Category: Classes

Home Alone on the Big Screen at First Magnitude Brewing Company

Join us for more big movies on the big screen at First Magnitude. This December, as part of 'Tis the ...

Splitz Bowling Kids Club

Whether you are back to school in person or back to school online, take a break and come bowl with ...

Huntington Learning Center Live Webinar

Huntington Learning Center offers a FREE webinar every week. Visit our Facebook page to find out what topic we're covering ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center: VIRTUAL Newborn Care Class

This class covers feeding, bathing, diapering, health, comforting, and safety. It provides demonstration and will help to increase your confidence ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Virtual
  • Cost: $10
  • Website: nfrmc.com
  • Category: Classes

P.K. Yonge Middle School Admissions Information Session

Families interested in submitting applications to attend P.K. Yonge's middle school, please join us for this one-hour event to learn ...

Nutcracker Under the Stars in Alachua

Continue your Holiday Family Tradition by coming to see Dance Alive National Ballet's The Nutcracker "Under the Stars" at Legacy ...

The Hippodrome presents This Wonderful Life

The Hippodrome is proud to bring an amazing one-man production of “THIS WONDERFUL LIFE directly to you this holiday season. ...

Sun Country Stay and Play 2.0

Sun Country is excited to announce Stay and Play 2.0! Every Friday morning you can end your week by enjoying ...

Equestrians Unlimited Advanced Homeschool Group

Advanced Homeschool Equestrian Group: This group is geared toward *middle school -high school age students! * younger elementary students will ...

Splitz Bowling Kids Club

Whether you are back to school in person or back to school online, take a break and come bowl with ...

Gamesville Tabletop Magic The Gathering Friday Commander League

Join us for Magic The Gathering! 20 people max per night

Shop, Dine and Stroll on Main Street in Alachua

Every Friday starting November 20th, come Shop, Dine, and Stroll along the beautiful downtown Alachua Main Street. Live music, great ...

Spooky Christmas at Peanut Patch and Corn Maze

For those who want a little more excitement in the holiday season jump on the hayride and go through the ...

  • 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

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

There will be a Festival of Lights in 2020. The safety of our visitors, volunteers and park staff are of ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $5.00 per vehicle up to 8 persons per car $10.00 per vehicle with 9-16 persons per vehicle $20.00 per vehicle with more than 16 persons
  • Website: stephenfostercso.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Agbedidi

Join the School of Theatre and Dance as they present their annual high-energy production of Agbedidi which has been adapted ...

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Newberry

Join us for holiday cheer as we light our spectacular Christmas Tree to officially kick off the holiday season. This ...

Annual Pond Lighting at North Florida Regional Medical Center

We hope you will join us virtually for the 31th Anniversary of our Pond Lighting celebration! Although we can't gather ...

Good Life Community Christmas Celebration

Santa and Mrs. Claus will make a brief appearance, but unfortunately can’t stay for pictures this time. Regardless, there are ...

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: Family Fun, Holiday Events

The Hippodrome presents This Wonderful Life

The Hippodrome is proud to bring an amazing one-man production of “THIS WONDERFUL LIFE directly to you this holiday season. ...

1st Saturday Ranger Led Tour at Sweetwater Wetlands Park

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

  • 8:30 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free with park admission ($5/vehicle, $2 for pedestrians, vans and bikes).
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational & Tours

Florida Museum and Alachua County Library District host children’s book discussion Dec. 5

The Florida Museum of Natural History and Alachua County Library District will host “NEA Big Read Meetup: Swimming with Sharks” ...

Small Business Holiday Market

Small Business Holiday Market -over 20 small business vendors - bounce house and petting zoo - food trucks and hot coffee - free ...

Episcopal Children's Services presents Meet Santa

Meet Santa! Refreshments provided by Dunkin Donuts and Halo Potato Donuts

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Cade Museum for Creativity & Invention 811 S Main St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: FREE
  • Category: Holiday Events, Free

"Red Pepper" at Wild Birds Unlimited

Come meet "Red Pepper" a red tailed hawk.

Yogi Signs at 4th Avenue Food Park

A playful storytelling yoga class suffused with yoga poses and American Sign Language, designed to highly engage all ages and ...

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, ...

Danscompany of Gainesville: Meet Cinderella and Fairy Godmother

Meet Cinderella and the Fairy Godmother at Arabesque!

Get Free Christmas Photos by Giving a Present to a Child in Need!

2020 has been a very challenging year for a lot of families in town. They need all of our help ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Haile Plantation Village Center - fountain area (5100 Southwest 91 Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32608)
  • Website: www.signupgenius.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Sun Country Sports Center Kids Day Out

Need some time to yourself? Let Sun Country be your babysitter for a couple of hours and enjoy some “me-time!” ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: Members: $25 | Non-Members $32
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon League

Casual Play. 20 person max

Gamesville Tabletop Magic The Gathering Saturday Commander League

Join us for Magic The Gathering! 20 people max per night

Two Hawk Hammock Happy Hour with Hired Guns

Every Sat at Two Hawk Hammock enjoy Live Music, Food & Drinks, Friendly Barn Animals, and Trapeze Flights with Gainesville ...

  • 4:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 17950 NE 53rd Lane, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: $5.00 / Cover Charge. (Children under 12 are Free)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Sounds of the Season Concert at Tioga Town Center

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and come enjoy The Sounds of The Season, presented by the University of Florida ...

Spooky Christmas at Peanut Patch and Corn Maze

For those who want a little more excitement in the holiday season jump on the hayride and go through the ...

  • 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

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

There will be a Festival of Lights in 2020. The safety of our visitors, volunteers and park staff are of ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $5.00 per vehicle up to 8 persons per car $10.00 per vehicle with 9-16 persons per vehicle $20.00 per vehicle with more than 16 persons
  • Website: stephenfostercso.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Agbedidi

Join the School of Theatre and Dance as they present their annual high-energy production of Agbedidi which has been adapted ...

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: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Music Under the Stars at Celebration Pointe

Make up for the months spent at home with Music Under the Stars! This series of concerts are bands and ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Celebration Pointe, Northwest Corner of I-75 And Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts, Free

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 ...

The Hippodrome presents This Wonderful Life

The Hippodrome is proud to bring an amazing one-man production of “THIS WONDERFUL LIFE directly to you this holiday season. ...

Christmas Craft Show at Bouncers

Bouncers FIRST ever Christmas Craft show. Bouncing is available from 12pm to 6pm. Let the kids play while you browse ...

Get Free Christmas Photos by Giving a Present to a Child in Need!

2020 has been a very challenging year for a lot of families in town. They need all of our help ...

  • 2:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Celebration Pointe - by the Christmas tree (4949 Celebration Pointe Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608)
  • Website: www.signupgenius.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

First Lutheran Church Christmas Tree Lighting

We know things are different this year. Our traditional Advent by Candlelight women's event is on hold, and while we ...

Cookies and Carols at Hague Baptist Church

Love to sing Christmas carols? Then join us Sunday night at 6 for a time of singing followed by cookies ...

Gamesville Tabletop Magic The Gathering Standard Sundays

Join us for Magic The Gathering! 20 people max per night

The Hippodrome presents This Wonderful Life

The Hippodrome is proud to bring an amazing one-man production of “THIS WONDERFUL LIFE directly to you this holiday season. ...

Gamesville Tabletop Board Game Day

Open Tables for Board Game Players. 20 person max