Gainesville Family Events Calendar

The Fun 4 Gator Kids Calendar is the most comprehensive online family calendar in the Gainesville area. Please let us know if you are aware of an event that is not listed! Listings are FREE! Submit an Event

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November

Family Fun includes festivals, carnivals, family fun nights, fairs and other types of fun family events.

Events and programs for kids with special needs

Races, Walks, 5Ks includes listings for all types of athletic competitions that kids can participate in - not just watch.

Informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations 

Family friendly shows and concerts

 

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18.

Other family-friendly events like mini-photo sessions consignment sales and other events that don't fit into another category

Sporting events and home games for local sports teams

One time classes open to kids and families. 

Holiday events with themes focused on specific holidays like Halloween, Christmas, Easter, 4th of July, etc.

Events and pageants where kids or families compete to win a title or prize.

Ongoing Programs includes any family programs that occur on an ongoing basis such as every week or every month.

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Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Rural Folklife Days

Rural Folklife Days celebrates the region's rural past with demonstrations and hands-on learning activities. Visitors can taste jellies, play traditional ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: $5 per person in addition to regular park admission,( $5.00 per vehicle, up to eight passengers)
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Glen Springs Elementary Fall Carnival

Join us for an evening of fun! Safety patrols are selling meals.

  • 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Glen Springs Elementary School, 2826 Northwest 31st Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Wristbands are for sale for children (Adults FREE & under 3 yrs old FREE)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Campus USA Movie on the Lawn Event: Coco

The annual family friendly event will be showing "Coco" on a large outdoor screen in front of the Empower Park ...

Evil Dead: The Musical (High School Version)

Evil Dead the Musical (High School Version) takes all the elements of the cult classic films The Evil Dead, Evil ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: Buchholz High School, 5510 NW 27th Ave, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $12 general admission, $10 seniors and students
  • Website: buchholzdrama.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Into the Woods at Acrosstown Repertory Theatre

**Delayed opening of Into the Woods by one week, foregoing our usual $5 preview to open on Thursday, November 1. In ...

UF Homecoming Festival

The Homecoming Festival connects past, current, and future gators through family-friendly carnival style activities such as bounce houses, vendors, live ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: University of Florida, Plaza of Americas, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: gatorgrowl.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

SunTrust Gator Gallop

Gator Gallop is the University of Florida’s annual two-mile Homecoming fun run. Every year, the kicks off the university’s Homecoming ...

UF Homecoming Parade

UPDATE: will start at 11:30am. One of the longest-standing Gator traditions at the university, the Homecoming Parade is truly an event ...

Skate Station Gator Homecoming School's Out Skates

Join us from 12-6pm and 7:30-Midnight on November 2nd for Best Chomp, Feed the Gator and more! Wear your Orange ...

  • 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: starts at $9
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Frogs and Friends Friday at Morningside Nature Center

Join the fun, get the facts! Youngsters, with an adult, can join a Morningside Nature Center animal caretaker for amphibian ...

Step 317 Photography Santa Experience

Imagine a private session with Santa. No malls, no crowds, no lines. Just one on one attention with Santa himself ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Other

Annual Ocklawaha River Raid Civil War Re-enactment and Living History Weekend

The 34th Annual Ocklawaha River Raid Civil War Re-enactment and Living History Weekend is rapidly drawing near on November 3 ...

  • 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Florida Horse Park 11008 S. HIghway 475 Ocala, Florida
  • Cost: $10 donation per carload
  • Category: Family Fun

Morningside Nature Center Living History Days

Step back in a time when the roosters’ crow and the rising sun, not an alarm clock, welcomed a new ...

Gainesville Greenway Challenge

The Gainesville Greenway Challenge is a year-round effort whose aim is to restore natural habitat in Gainesville by removing invasive ...

Step 317 Photography Santa Experience

Imagine a private session with Santa. No malls, no crowds, no lines. Just one on one attention with Santa himself ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Other

Annual Ocklawaha River Raid Civil War Re-enactment and Living History Weekend

The 34th Annual Ocklawaha River Raid Civil War Re-enactment and Living History Weekend is rapidly drawing near on November 3 ...

  • 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Florida Horse Park 11008 S. HIghway 475 Ocala, Florida
  • Cost: $10 donation per carload
  • Category: Family Fun

Storytime at Greentree Park

Every Sunday - Join us at Greentree Park for a Christian-based story time aimed at preschoolers through 5th graders that ...

Bikers on Parade - Honoring Veterans and First Responders

Bikers on Parade is North Central Florida's largest motorcycle charity ride. Gainesville Harley-Davidson is proud to host the Bikers On ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Begins at SFCC rides east on 39th Avenue to Waldo Rd to Gainesville Raceway
  • Cost: Free to watch parade - $20-$30 to ride in
  • Website: www.gainesvilleharley.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua Main Street Fall Festival

Shop with local businesses and unique street vendors while strolling the Main Street of Historic Downtown Alachua. Food vendors, live ...

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 ...

Mom to Mom Support Group

Mom to Mom support group is a FREE group offering of the Alachua County Perinatal Mental Health Coalition led by ...

UF Shands NICU Pumping Mother's Support Group

Join our pumping support group every Tuesday for all mothers of hospitalized infants. Join us to share pumping tips and ...

Gainesville Hackerspace Open Project Night

Welcome to our weekly Open Project Night at the Gainesville Hackerspace! We open our doors on Tuesday at 7:00 for ...

ACCENT presents Aly Raisman

Aly Raisman, team captain of the gold medal-winning Gymnastics teams in 2012 and 2016, will be speaking at the University ...

  • 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
  • Location: University Auditorium 333 Newell Dr, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Flip Factory Zone Playgroup

Come and play with your kids and fellow moms and dads of Alachua County for flipping good time at Flip ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville Florida, 32605
  • Cost: Purchase a 30 minute jump for $8 and get another 30 minute jump free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

Bouncers Pay to Play Wednesday Night

The first Wednesday of every month will be Pay to Play from 4-7pm. Come check us out! Our 15,000 square foot ...

New Oak Grove Fall Family Festival

*Pony Rides* *Snow Cone Truck* Hot Dogs and Chili Bounce House Bounce Slide Craft Holiday Devotional Photo Area with Props Cakewalk Hayride Trunk or Treat

  • 5:45 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: New Oak Grove Baptist Church, 18100 N.W. 262nd Ave, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Star Center Theatre presents A Chorus Line (High School Edition)

"A Chorus Line" is the sixth longest-running Broadway musical with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and a ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $10 students/seniors $15 Adults
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Into the Woods at Acrosstown Repertory Theatre

**Delayed opening of Into the Woods by one week, foregoing our usual $5 preview to open on Thursday, November 1. In ...

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 ...

UF Art Bash

The School of Art and Art History invites everyone to a behind the scenes tour, offering them the chance to ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: UF School of Art + Art History 1370 Inner Road, School of Art + Art History, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Teen Political Forum

Are you a student in high school? Are you a parent of one? Check this event out! This event has been ...

Sugar Camp Ranch Harvest Festival

Sugar Camp Ranch invites you and your family to our Grand Opening Event during our 1st Annual Harvest Festival. Join us ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 387 SW Cumorah Hill St, Fort White, FL 32038
  • Cost: $10 (Kids 3 and under are free)
  • Website: www.sugarcampranch.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Chomp the Block at Celebration Pointe

Join us for a Friday Night Gator Block Party at Celebration Pointe! As the official place where Gators come to celebrate, ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe Northwest Corner of I-75 And Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Sangria 5K Dash and Jazz in the Grove Festival

Join us for our Island Grove Wine Company 3rd Annual Sangria 5K Dash and Jazz in the Grove Festival on ...

Holiday Marketplace at First UMC

First United Methodist Church (FUMC) presents: Holiday Marketplace 2018! The holiday shopping and family fun event of the year! All proceeds ...

Haile Farmers Market Fall Festival

Mark your calendars for the Haile Farmers Market 2018 Fall Festival! Saturday the 10th of November we'll have special extended ...

Sugar Camp Ranch Harvest Festival

Sugar Camp Ranch invites you and your family to our Grand Opening Event during our 1st Annual Harvest Festival. Join us ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 387 SW Cumorah Hill St, Fort White, FL 32038
  • Cost: $12 (Kids 3 and under are free)
  • Website: www.sugarcampranch.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Oak Hall School's Early Childhood Learning Center Stay and Play

Oak Hall School invites families with children ages 2, 3, & 4 to visit our Early Childhood Learning Center. Meet our ...

Alachua County Veterans Day Celebration

Join us for the annual Veterans Day Celebration! Bring your lawn chairs! The Veterans Day Celebration begins at 9 a.m. with ...

Storytime at Greentree Park

Every Sunday - Join us at Greentree Park for a Christian-based story time aimed at preschoolers through 5th graders that ...

Living History Program at Paynes Prairie

Join us on Sundays at the Paynes Prairie Visitor Center from 11am to 3pm. Meet William Bartram in 1774 and ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park, 100 Savannah Blvd # 100, Micanopy, Florida 32667
  • Cost: free with park admission
  • Website: www.prairiefriends.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Ask a Scientist: Peoples of the Pacific Northwest

Florida Museum of Natural History visitors can find answers during an afternoon of discovery and learning on Nov. 11 from ...

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 ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

UF Shands NICU Pumping Mother's Support Group

Join our pumping support group every Tuesday for all mothers of hospitalized infants. Join us to share pumping tips and ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

Gainesville Hackerspace Open Project Night

Welcome to our weekly Open Project Night at the Gainesville Hackerspace! We open our doors on Tuesday at 7:00 for ...

Flip Factory Zone Playgroup

Come and play with your kids and fellow moms and dads of Alachua County for flipping good time at Flip ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville Florida, 32605
  • Cost: Purchase a 30 minute jump for $8 and get another 30 minute jump free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Santa Fe College Zoo Storytime

Join the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo and the Alachua County Library every 2nd Wednesday of the month for Storytime ...

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

Ocala Jockey Club International 3-Day Event and Family Festival

The Ocala Jockey Club hosts a spectator and media-focused International 3-Day Event with a family-friendly atmosphere. Kid-Zone area for children ...

Thornebrook Village Tree Lighting and Holiday Concert

Join us for the 2018 Thornebrook Village TREE LIGHTING, and a performance by the Gainesville Youth Chorus.

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

Career Academy Forum

For 8th grade parents and students. Visit booths for each High School Career Magnet Academy, meet directors, and receive information ...

  • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Buchholz High School, 5510 Northwest 27th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.sbac.edu
  • Category: Informational, Free

Eastside High School Drama presents She Kills Monsters (Young Adventurers edition)

A comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing games, She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans as ...

Ocala Jockey Club International 3-Day Event and Family Festival

The Ocala Jockey Club hosts a spectator and media-focused International 3-Day Event with a family-friendly atmosphere. Kid-Zone area for children ...

Mom to Mom Support Group

Mom to Mom support group is a FREE group offering of the Alachua County Perinatal Mental Health Coalition led by ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

Chomp the Block at Celebration Pointe

Join us for a Friday Night Gator Block Party at Celebration Pointe! As the official place where Gators come to celebrate, ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe Northwest Corner of I-75 And Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Crafty Nesters DIY Workshops

A series of art making workshops, every third Friday, geared toward new, expecting and seasoned parents and caregivers who are ...

  • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Gentle Journey Midwifery & Birth Center, 607 E. University Ave, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Sliding scale $10-20
  • Website: www.brownpapertickets.com
  • Category: Classes

Ocala Jockey Club International 3-Day Event and Family Festival

The Ocala Jockey Club hosts a spectator and media-focused International 3-Day Event with a family-friendly atmosphere. Kid-Zone area for children ...

Try Weightlifting Day

Come join us Saturday, November 17th for Try Weightlifting Day! This is your opportunity to get hands-on experience and see ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Location: 1925 NW 2nd St Suite B Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: instagram.com
  • Category: Classes, Free

Newberry Fall Festival

Downtown Newberry Mainstreet Fall Festival, along Seaboard/Keene Drive. Free Admission. Bounce House, Face Painting, Music, Dancers, food, music, and art. ...

High Springs Holiday Expo and Bake Sale

The GFWC High Springs New Century Woman’s Club invites everyone to visit their event. Many new and returning vendors will ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs New Century Woman’s Club, 23674 West U.S. Highway 27, High Springs FL
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

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 ...

Ocala Jockey Club International 3-Day Event and Family Festival

The Ocala Jockey Club hosts a spectator and media-focused International 3-Day Event with a family-friendly atmosphere. Kid-Zone area for children ...

Cupcake Race and Kids Run

Come out and join us for a lot of great fun, and great treats! Enjoy either a 5k or 10k ...

Storytime at Greentree Park

Every Sunday - Join us at Greentree Park for a Christian-based story time aimed at preschoolers through 5th graders that ...

Living History Program at Paynes Prairie

Join us on Sundays at the Paynes Prairie Visitor Center from 11am to 3pm. Meet William Bartram in 1774 and ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park, 100 Savannah Blvd # 100, Micanopy, Florida 32667
  • Cost: free with park admission
  • Website: www.prairiefriends.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

High Springs Holiday Expo and Bake Sale

The GFWC High Springs New Century Woman’s Club invites everyone to visit their event. Many new and returning vendors will ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
  • Location: High Springs New Century Woman’s Club, 23674 West U.S. Highway 27, High Springs FL
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

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. ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Alachua County Health Department, 224 SE 24th Street, Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: alachua.floridahealth.gov
  • Category: Classes

UF Shands NICU Pumping Mother's Support Group

Join our pumping support group every Tuesday for all mothers of hospitalized infants. Join us to share pumping tips and ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

Gainesville Hackerspace Open Project Night

Welcome to our weekly Open Project Night at the Gainesville Hackerspace! We open our doors on Tuesday at 7:00 for ...

Flip Factory Zone Playgroup

Come and play with your kids and fellow moms and dads of Alachua County for flipping good time at Flip ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville Florida, 32605
  • Cost: Purchase a 30 minute jump for $8 and get another 30 minute jump free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Thanksgiving

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

Gobble Till Ya Wobble at Swamp Head Brewery

Our 5th annual Gobble ’til ya Wobble party is the ultimate pregame to your Thanksgiving plans of busting out the ...

  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Swamp Head Brewery: 3650 SW 42nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Ninja Jam Wednesday at Sun Country

Who wants to be a Ninja? Don't miss Ninja Jam on the 3rd Wednesday of the month. Ninja Jam will ...

  • 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 S.W. 140th Terrace Jonesville, Florida 32669
  • Cost: members $15.75 non-members $19
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Classes

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

Turkey Trot 5K and 10K

Join us Thanksgiving morning for Gainesville’s 9th annual Turkey Trot 10k & 5k . Get in a good run early ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland on Thanksgiving

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

Carson Springs Wildlife Thanksgiving Tours

Come celebrate a late Thanksgiving with Tuesday the baby cheetah, Doodle the baby clouded leopard and their friends! Tours start ...

Hammer and Stain Cookies for Santa Tray

Join us Black Friday for a STEAL OF A DEAL, November 23rd at 11am at Hammer & Stain for a ...

  • 11:00 am
  • Location: Hammer and Stain, 6450 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Hammer and Stain Cookies for Santa Tray

Join us Black Friday for a STEAL OF A DEAL, November 23rd at 2pm at Hammer & Stain for a ...

  • 2:00 pm
  • Location: Hammer and Stain, 6450 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Let's Skate Ocala Family Theme Nights

The City of Ocala’s ‘Let’s Skate Ocala’ ice rink will open to the public Saturday, Nov. 17th. The skating rink ...

High Springs Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

After the lighting of the High Springs Christmas tree, we will enjoy a visit from Santa Claus at the downtown ...

Pancake Breakfast with Santa at Applebee's

Join the Newberry High School Cheerleaders for a pancake breakfast with Santa!

Home Depot Kids Workshop: Gingerbread Man Ornament

The Kids Workshops are FREE how-to clinics for children.   Projects include the creation of toolboxes, fire trucks and mail organizers, ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 7107 NW 4th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32607 /5150 NW 13th Street, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: workshops.homedepot.com
  • Category: Classes, Free

Green Kids Holiday Event at The Green House Nursery

Kids 3 and up can create a free art project. Call or stop in to reserve a spot. Parent or ...

Carson Springs Wildlife Thanksgiving Tours

Come celebrate a late Thanksgiving with Tuesday the baby cheetah, Doodle the baby clouded leopard and their friends! Tours start ...

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 ...

Free Tinkergarten Trial

Tinkergarten is a research-based program designed to kids develop and get ready for school and life through outdoor, play-based learning ...

UF Craft Festival

Our Craft Festival is an annual event that showcases crafts that are authentically made by talented artisans and crafters. The ...

Storytime at Greentree Park

Every Sunday - Join us at Greentree Park for a Christian-based story time aimed at preschoolers through 5th graders that ...

Living History Program at Paynes Prairie

Join us on Sundays at the Paynes Prairie Visitor Center from 11am to 3pm. Meet William Bartram in 1774 and ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park, 100 Savannah Blvd # 100, Micanopy, Florida 32667
  • Cost: free with park admission
  • Website: www.prairiefriends.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

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 ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

UF Shands NICU Pumping Mother's Support Group

Join our pumping support group every Tuesday for all mothers of hospitalized infants. Join us to share pumping tips and ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

Honey Tasting Event

Honey flavors can vary as much as, if not more than, wines. Different floral sources blooming at the time while ...

  • 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 435 South Main Street, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Gainesville Hackerspace Open Project Night

Welcome to our weekly Open Project Night at the Gainesville Hackerspace! We open our doors on Tuesday at 7:00 for ...

Florida Gators Men's Basketball vs. UNF

Hidden Oak Elementary National Anthem - Local students from Hidden Oak Elementary will perform the National Anthem. The entire Gators Marching ...

Flip Factory Zone Playgroup

Come and play with your kids and fellow moms and dads of Alachua County for flipping good time at Flip ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville Florida, 32605
  • Cost: Purchase a 30 minute jump for $8 and get another 30 minute jump free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Do Art with Yopp : Mosaics 101 Kids Class

Let us walk your children through this fun creation, allowing them to explore new techniques and learn to love art! ...

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

Trinity UMC Family Advent Festival

On Wednesday, November 28 from 5:30-7:15, join us for a special evening of dinner, crafts, caroling, Chrismons, and cookies! Reserve ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
  • Location: Trinity United Methodist Church: 4000 NW 53rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: 0-5-Free; Children: $3; Adults: $5; Family Cap: $16
  • Website: www.trinitygnv.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Weekdays

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

Christmas on the Square- Live Oak

Christmas on the Square in Live Oak, FL is one of the largest Christmas festivals in the Southeast. This year ...

City of Gainesville Coed Youth Basketball Evaluations

Youth Coed Basketball = Sportsmanship + Character! No tryouts, all kids play, and it's fun for all! Practices take place ...

The Hippodrome presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

This show is sure to jump start your holiday spirit! After all, “What’s the deal with fruitcake?” A hilarious, madcap romp ...

Buchholz A Night of One Acts

A Night of One Acts will feature: SHOUT! The Mod Musical: With its irresistible blend of hip-swiveling hits, eye-popping fashions and ...

Cedar Key Pirate Invasion Weekend

Come and enjoy a unique weekend in “The Best Little Pirate Town in Florida.” The Cedar Key Pirates in Paradise ...

Festival of Trees at Tioga Town Center

A family-friendly showcase of trees and wreaths decorated for the holidays. This festival brings the Gainesville community together to kick ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

**Due to the weather we will not have the Festival of Lights on Thursday, December 20th.** Festival of Lights will flip ...

  • 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: Classic Festival of Lights: $3.00 per person. Children under 3 Free. Silent Nights: $2.00 per person.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

CANCELLED Roger's Farm Christmas Festival

CANCELLED for December 21 and 22 due to weather. Roger's Farm will be hosting our first annual Christmas festival ...

  • 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Roger's Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: $8/person (Discounted price of $5 per person when you purchase your Christmas tree from us**
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Christmas on the Square- Live Oak

Christmas on the Square in Live Oak, FL is one of the largest Christmas festivals in the Southeast. This year ...