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Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park Community Sundays

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park is open to the public on community days. In an effort to support the families ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: Admission is $16.00 per person, Children 3 and under are free when accompanied by their parents
  • Website: www.kulaqua.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Museum for Me Sensory-Friendly Event

Join us for a morning at the Museum for adults and children on the autism spectrum and their friends, families ...

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church Backpack Blessing

Back to school blessing for students, families and all involved in education will be on Sunday, August 7 at the ...

Historic Haile Homestead Tour

Come visit the Historic Haile Homestead! Learn about the history of the 1856 Homestead, the enslaved people who lived and ...

Perspectives in the Park Speaker Series

Hogtown Creek Headwaters Nature Park is pleased to start our Perspectives in the Park speaker series! On the first Sunday ...

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. ...

JG’s Barber Lounge presents Back 2 School Supply Drive

Free food, drinks, school supplies and backpacks (while supplies last). Don’t forget to enter the raffle for our sponsored kid’s haircuts ...

The Hatchetbury Family Day

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

Williston Back to School Drive-thru Bash

This Drive-Thru event will provide Free Backpacks filled with school supplies, snacks, resource information and other goodies for PreK up ...

  • 1:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: see description for exact locations, Williston, FL, 32696
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Family Invention Lab Launches STEM Programs

Get your gears running and join us in our Family Invention Lab, brought to you by our MakerSpace team! Come ...

High Springs Playhouse presents Peter Pan

Based onn the novel by J.M. BARRIE | Adapted by Craig Sodaro | Directed by: Faith Ingram This superb adaptation captures ...

Water Day Festival at Cypress & Grove Brewing Co.

Join Cypress & Grove in Congratulating the winners of the Creekend Warriors Trash Tournament on August 7th from 2-6 pm! Family-friendly, ...

  • 2:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Cypress & Grove Brewing Co. 1001 NW 4th St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

High Springs Back 2 School Giveaway

Spirit of Excellence HS Campus Pastor Andrew Miller and the Chamber of Commerce 2nd Annual Back to School Giveaway! * 500 ...

  • 4:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: High Springs Civic Center 330 NW Santa Fe Blvd, High Springs, FL, 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Trinity's Day Spa presents Back 2 School Braid Bash at MLK Center

Trinity’s Day Spa presents the 2nd Annual Back2School Braid Bash Two- Five free feed in braids only! Free manicures. Hair will ...

  • 9:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: MLK Center 1028 Northeast 14th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Alachua County Public Schools: Empowerment Summit

Families are invited to the Empowerment Summit set for August 8 at Trinity United Methodist Church. Sponsored by Florida Credit ...

Partnership for Strong Families: Fort White Back to School Bash

Partnership for Strong Families’ Columbia Children’s Partnership Council Presents: Fort White Back to School Bash Grades K-12 Featuring free backpacks, select supplies, ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Fort White High School 17828 FL-47, Fort White, FL, 32038
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

NAMI Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group - Meets Second and Fourth Monday of each month. This is for adults that have a family ...

Chalk the Walk at Depot Park

Chalk the Walk is a FREE program designed for children ages 2-5 (accompanied by an adult) to provide an opportunity ...

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - Library Partnership Branch

Music and Movement is great for children. It enables children to learn new words and concepts through activities such as ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

Alachua County Library: Baby Time at Headquarters Branch

Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers. Babies will ...

Regal Royal Park : Summer Movie Express

Summer movies for kids at Regal. Bring the family to the nearest Regal theatre for our 2022 Summer Movie Express ...

Alachua County Library Creativity for Change - Archer Branch

Join us as we make DIY stickers and discuss how we can positively create change in our communities. Attendance is limited ...

Alachua County Library Teen Crafts: Create Your Own Accessories - Tower Road Branch

Join us for a chance to craft and create your own accessories for your bag or yourself. It's all about accessorizing! ...

Alachua County Library: Teen Book Discussion

The new Teen Book Discussion Group will discuss novels and nonfiction books of your choice. Once a month, we’ll meet ...

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!

Gatorball Fall Travel Team Tryouts

Gatorball Baseball Academy offers competitive travel teams, 9U thru 18U. We are looking for serious baseball players, willing to train ...

Florida Gators Soccer vs. North Florida (Exhibition)

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - Millhopper Branch

Join us to sing, dance, and make music at our Music and Movement program. This program will be held on ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

Regal Royal Park : Summer Movie Express

Summer movies for kids at Regal. Bring the family to the nearest Regal theatre for our 2022 Summer Movie Express ...

Alachua County Library Mandala Mania: Newberry Branch

Gain some inner peace with the relaxing art of drawing mandalas. If you think mandalas are too complicated for you to ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe Herb Yeast Bread

Explore making bread from scratch and learn how to work with yeast doughs in this class. Students will also learn ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $55.00 per person, includes light beverages & snacks as well as cooking instructions and recipes.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Gamesville Tabletop Dungeons and Dragons for Kids

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

Gatorball Fall Travel Team Tryouts

Gatorball Baseball Academy offers competitive travel teams, 9U thru 18U. We are looking for serious baseball players, willing to train ...

UF Health Breastfeeding Class

This two hour class is designed for couples who are at least 28 weeks pregnant and desire to breastfeed their ...

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - Headquarters Library

Join us to sing, dance, and make music during our Music and Movement program. Sing songs, dance and move, and play ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

Alachua County Library: Story Time at Hawthorne Branch

Join us for fun and interaction with art, music, stories and more!

Alachua County Library: Japanese Calligraphy and Language Club at Hawthorne Branch

Learn more about this Far East country from our most eastern library branch! Konnichi-wa! Or as we say in English, hello! ...

Gatorball Fall Travel Team Tryouts

Gatorball Baseball Academy offers competitive travel teams, 9U thru 18U. We are looking for serious baseball players, willing to train ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe Making Ravioli

Enjoy an evening making fresh raviolis from scratch & then eat them all yourself! There is nothing more satisfying than ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $55.00/per person, includes ravioli dinner, cooking class instruction and printed recipes.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Museum Nights: Block pARTy

Join the Harn Museum of Art and its cultural plaza partners the Phillips Center for Performing Arts and the Florida ...

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 ...

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - Archer Branch

Join us for a fun and active class, all about music! This 30-minute active program is perfect for kids and their ...

Alachua County Library Anime Club - Library Partnership Branch

Join us for two episodes of a crowd-favorite anime every Friday at 4:30 pm! Come hang out at LPSF and catch ...

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 ...

Florida Gators Soccer vs. Tampa (Exhibition)

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

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

Free Friday Concert Series

The Free Fridays Concert Series is back with a great lineup of local and regional bands.

Kika Silva Pla Planetarium Show: Florida Skies (Summer)

Join James Albury, former co-host of the PBS TV Show “Star Gazers” as he takes you on a personally guided ...

Defy Teen Bash Night

Fun for 13 & Up! Parents must complete a waiver.

  • 10:00 pm - 12:00 am 
  • Location: 6250 NW 23rd Street, Suite 8, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: Tickets $17.99 | Socks $3.49
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Depot Park parkrun

A free, fun, and friendly weekly 5k community event. Walk, jog, run, volunteer or spectate – it's up to you! ...

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 ...

Sweetwater Wetlands Park Ranger Led Tour- Second Saturdays

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 -  9:30 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: Tours/Informational

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Free Cheer Clinic at Momentum Dance Arts

MTC let's go!!! Momentum Team Cheer will officially kick off in September but we will be hosting a free Cheer ...

Williston School of Dance Registration Event

Please join us for our annual registration event. We train dancers in ballet, modern, jazz, tap, and hip hop. We are ...

Back to School Bash

Bring the kids for a free, fun Back to School Bash! Slip N' Slide, Sprinkler Fun, Water Balloon Toss, Arts ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Kanapaha Presbyterian Church 6221 SW 75th Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.kanapaha.net
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Carson Springs Wildlife Walk or Ride Saturday Morning Tours

Walk or ride the tour. Great, outdoor fun for the whole family, guided by professional zoologists. Witness big cat feeding ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Walking Tour: Adults $25 | Ages 2-11 are $10 | Under FREE | Motorized Vehicles: $45 (See website for limitations)
  • Website: www.carsonspringswildlife.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Celebration United Methodist Church Free Water Day

Join us for a free Water Day, August 13th from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm! We will have a bounce ...

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Celebration United Methodist Church 9501 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park Sinkhole Guided Walk

Ask questions and learn about the area and its history while exploring the park with a ranger.

Gainesville Juniors Volleyball Club Tryouts- 15-18U

Our Club Season is a competitive travel season that begins in November. National level team seasons run from November through mid-June ...

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. ...

Historic Haile Homestead Tour

Come visit the Historic Haile Homestead! Learn about the history of the 1856 Homestead, the enslaved people who lived and ...

Joann - Intro to Cricut

Learn the Cricut basics. This is your take-it-out-of-the-box Cricut class! You'll learn all the basics, like how to load/unload the ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

JCPenney Kids Zone

Pick up in store! Grab, shop, and go! Free crafts for kids, fast savings for parents. Kids get a free ...

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 ...

Sun Country Sports Center Splash Jam

Ages 3 and up are welcome to join us at Splash Jam for extra time in the pool! Splash Jam is ...

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, ...

Sun Country Sports Center Ninja Jam

Ninja Jam is the perfect option for your child if you don’t want to commit to regularly scheduled class or ...

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam and Gym Jam Jr.

Gym Jam and Gym Jam Jr. are perfect gymnastic options for your child if you don’t want to commit to ...

Palak StudioInk Painting Classes for Teens

This free painting class is open for ages 10+ and adults. You are welcome to this class as a beginner ...

Alachua County Library: Virtual Reality at Micanopy Branch

Virtual Reality! Saturday, August 13 2:00pm - 3:00pm Add to Calendar Are you curious about virtual reality? Join us to experience VR with Oculus ...

Paleontology in the Park

Calling fossil-lovers of all ages! If you love paleontology and all things fossil-related! Complete a fossil-finding expedition with the help ...

Sunny's Showcase: Sun Country Sports Center Open House

Sunny’s Showcase is the perfect time for your kids to try out multiple programs to decide which ones are right ...

  • 2:30 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $2 per sample class (can sign up for multiple sample classes)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Michaels Creatology Paint and Art Supplies Demo

Come in-store and learn about our Creatology brand! We will show you everything Creatology has to offer for the budding ...

Sun Country Stay and Play 2.0

Sun Country is excited to announce Stay and Play 2.0! Offered every Friday morning and Saturday afternoon! End your week ...

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 ...

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 ...

Sizzling Summer Nights Series at High Springs BMX

Racing under the lights! Summer Racing Fun on select nights, race the series to earn a special High Springs BMX sweatshirt ...

  • 6:30 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 19449 NW 238th Street, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: $8 to race - Ribbon Award
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Jazz on the Green at Celebration Pointe

Jazz on the Green is back! Join us for live music, food, and drinks, lawn games & more! Spread a ...