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Bass Pro Shops - Gone Fishing Kid Event

Join us for free kids' activities and workshops! Catch & Release ponds are back!! June 11 & 12, and June ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Journey to Juneteenth Smooth Flava Gainesville

Join Smooth Flava and your community for a line dance party!

Jurassic World Opening Weekend with The Gator Guy

Meet & greet with movie goers! Bring your fully charged phone for pics with a live American alligator!

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Regal Butler Plaza 3101 SW 35th Blvd Butler Plaza Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum of Natural History Tot Trot

[SOLD OUT] Get your toddler excited about science and natural history! Join Discovery Zone nature ambassadors for an exciting and ...

  • 12:15 pm 
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: Members $5 | Non-Members $6 | Under 2 FREE
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

High Springs Museum Open Day

The Museum is dedicated to preserving the history of High Springs as it was in the 1800s to 1900s era. ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 23760 NW 187th ave, High Springs, FL, 32643
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Mosaic Coaster Workshop at Pinspiration

Come join talented local mosaic artist Kathie Frison from “Must Love Mosaics” and learn the fine art of mosaics as ...

The Hatchetbury Family Day

50% off for entire family with at least one thrower, age 17 or less. Use code: FAM50 at checkout

  • 1:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: The Hatchetbury Axe Throwing Bar: 213 NW 8th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: 50% entire family
  • Website: thehatchetbury.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: MakerSpace- Family Invention Lab

Get your gears running and join us in our Family Invention Lab! Come learn some basic coding and engineering that’s ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Online eBranch Zoom and Facebook
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Journey to Juneteenth: Celebration Read In

Celebrate Juneteenth with an African-American Read-In where you can enjoy stories, poetry, songs and crafts with activities for all ages. ...

  • 2:30 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Alachua Branch 14913 NW 140 Street Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum of Natural History Tot Trot

[SOLD OUT] Get your toddler excited about science and natural history! Join Discovery Zone nature ambassadors for an exciting and ...

  • 9:15 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: Members $5 | Non-Members $6 | Under 2 FREE
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Ocean Tales

Tune in on Facebook or Zoom to share tales and literacy activities with marine animal friends from local zoos, museums, ...

  • 2:00 pm -  2:30 pm 
  • Location: Online eBranch Zoom and Facebook
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Summer STEAM Time

Explore a different Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math challenge each week with our STEAM Summer program series. Join us every ...

  • 2:30 pm -  3:30 pm 
  • Location: Headquarters Library (Meeting Room A) 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Teen Book Discussion

Join this virtual program to discuss your favorite book that you read this month. Teen virtual program where participants have a ...

Gators Dockside Kids Night

Magic Mike does card tricks, balloon animals, tricks and more plus kids eat FREE on Tuesday nights!

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Gators Dockside: 3842 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Kids eat free with purchase of adult meal
  • Website: gatorsdockside.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Richard Gilewitz - Guitars, Gear, and a bit of Ukulele

Hoggtowne Music is thrilled to host Richard Gilewitz, recognized worldwide as a performer who has a quirky take on everything ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: Hoggetowne Music Village Shopping Center 2441 NW 43rd St Ste 26B, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Journey to Juneteenth Story Time on the Green

Storytime: “Juneteenth for Maizie” Read, laugh, and sing with us outdoors, weather permitting. Children and caregivers can read, laugh, and sing at ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Headquarters Library (Courtyard) 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Journey to Juneteenth Teen/Tween Book Club: Ghost Boys

Teens + Tweens - join us for a special book talk just for Juneteenth. The Teen/Tween Book Club at the Headquarters ...

  • 4:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Headquarters Library 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Gamesville Tabletop Dungeons and Dragons for Kids

Ages 6-18. Must pre-register. Mask required.

  • 5:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $3 per player
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Journey to Juneteenth Story Time at Depot

Storytime: “Juneteenth for Maizie”

Story Time at Depot Park

Join us for story time in the park - we'll see you on the main stage inside the playground! Weather ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Depot Park, 874 SE 4th Street, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Journey to Juneteenth: Celebration of Freedom

Celebrated since the abolishment of slavery in the United States, Juneteenth is considered the longest running African-American holiday, and is ...

  • 3:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Millhopper Branch 3145 NW 43rd Street Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Live and Local Spring Concert Series

Live & Local is a free, all ages concert series featuring Gainesville's best and brightest emerging talent! The City of ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Bo Diddley Plaza 111 E. University Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

World Sea Turtle Day at Cypress & Grove Brewing Co.

Hear three sea turtle experts from the Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research and the Sea Turtle Conservancy give ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Cypress & Grove Brewing Co. 1001 NW 4th St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Juneteenth Breakfast

Breakfast celebration to honor and remember Juneteenth!

  • 7:30 am -  9:00 am 
  • Location: Cotton Club Museum and Cultural Center, 837 SE 7th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: cityofgainesville.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Flip Factory Zone Friday Summer Jump Party

Every Friday, come out and jump with us for an hour at half the price. Use promo: JUMP50. Special restrictions ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $7 After You Mention JUMP 50 ($14 Normal Price)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wild Adventures Sweet Summer Nights

Every Friday night in June and July, the theme park will stay open late with live music around the lake ...

  • 10:00 am -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Wild Adventures Theme Park 3766 Old Clyattville Road, Valdosta, GA 31601
  • Cost: See website for ticket options
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Easton Newberry Sports Archery Funtastic Fridays

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

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members, $5 equipment rental, free for members
  • Website: www.eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun
  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sun Country Sports Center Kids Night Out

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

  • 6:30 pm -  8:30 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

Flip Factory Zone Friday Night Lights

Every Friday Night - Unlimited jump, laser tag, and ropes course for ages 13-25. Must show the Facebook post at ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

UF IFAS Family Fishing Days

FFS hosts monthly events (March through November) that provide families the opportunity to fish together in a safe and fun ...

Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens Summer Daze Car Show

Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens is hosting our Second Summer Daze Car Show at the gardens to display the area’s ...

  • 9:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens, 4990 NE 180th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: $12.00 for Adults, $7.00 for Children 6 to 13 years of age, Children 5 and under free, Members are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Father's Day Basketball Camp at The Rock

A fun camp to allow fathers to connect with their sons and daughters on the basketball court. A basketball camp for ...

  • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: The Rock School 9818 Southwest 24th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Play Tennis Gainesville Juneteenth Slam

Come join us as we celebrate freedom, families, poetry and tennis for Juneteenth. We will have lots of free fun, ...

  • 9:45 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: T.B. McPherson Park 1965 SE 15th Street Gainesville , FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum of Natural History: World Sea Turtle Day Celebration

Celebrate World Sea Turtle Day at the Museum and step into the flippers of a loggerhead turtle with Project S.H.E.L.L.! ...

Stephen Foster Juneteenth Celebration

Live Music, Demonstrations, Crafts, Food, Kids games, JR Ranger Activities, Vendors and Fun! Come celebrate with us! Park entry is ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park, 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Bass Pro Shops - Gone Fishing Kid Event

Join us for free kids' activities and workshops! Catch & Release ponds are back!! June 11 & 12, and June ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Celebrate Freedom Juneteenth Day: Dinner in the Park

Fun for all ages! Bounce house, games, scavenger hunt, music got talent- come share! Community members are asked to provide their ...

  • 11:00 am 
  • Location: Catherine Taylor Park 18100 SE Douglas St, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.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: bring carrots to feed the horses
  • Website: millcreekfarm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

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, ...

  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $9/skater
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Feeline Good's 1st Purr Day Party

Come join us at our 1st Purr Day party! We have some wonderful local vendors who will be popping up ...

  • 12:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Feeline Good Cat Café 201 SE 2nd Pl Suite 113, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Journey to Juneteenth: Porters Quarters Fish and Chicken Fry

Porters Quarters Juneteenth Fish and Chicken Fry

City of Gainesville Pool Parties

Want to cool off and avoid the summer heat? Come to one of our pool parties! Enjoy free swimming, dancing, ...

M2 Battle Sports Newberry Open Play Saturdays

Open Play at 4:45pm and 7:45pm. Outdoor activities are a great option to stay safe and healthy during this time. M2Battlesports ...

Journey to Juneteenth Freedom Fest 2022

In collaboration with the Cotton Club Museum & Cultural Center, the City of Gainesville and Mind Grind Entertainment, Nathan Ross, ...

Two Hawk Hammock Happy Hour in the Barnyard

Live Music Venue in a relaxed Outdoor Dog / Kid Friendly Environment. Food/Beer/Wine/Soft Drinks available for purchase. Barnyard Animals to meet ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Two Hawk Hammock: 17950 NE 53rd Lane, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: $5.00 cover charge/Kids and Dogs free
  • Website: www.twohawkhammock.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Haile Equestrian Center Movie Nights

Join us the 2nd Saturday of every month from 6-8 pm. From classic horse movies to current films, these movie ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 7680 SW 46 Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free for Haile Equestrian Members | $40 for non-members
  • Website: www.haileequestrian.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Movie Night at Mossman Hall

Zach & Sylvia present Family Movie Night at Mossman Hall Star Wars Episode IV on Saturday, June 18 at 8 pm Indiana ...