Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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October

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

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Dance Alive Great Halloween Costume Sale

Dance Alive and The Next Generation present The BEST EVER Great Halloween Costume Sale. Great adult and children's costumes! Hip-Hop, ...

Dance Alive Great Halloween Costume Sale

Dance Alive and The Next Generation present The BEST EVER Great Halloween Costume Sale. NO PRESALE! Great adult and children's ...

Screaming 4 Safety

Please join us for the Annual Screaming for Safety event at Kiwanis Safety City. Children will have the opportunity to trick ...

Halloween Stamps at Bouncers

All Bounce'O'ween Events begin at 10am. Bouncing is from 9-noon. Socks and waivers required.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Bouncers: 3401 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free for members. $10 for non members.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Fun with Spiders at Bouncers

All Bounce'O'ween Events begin at 10am. Bouncing is from 9-noon. Socks and waivers required.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Bouncers: 3401 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free for members. $10 for non members.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Heroes for Hearing Halloween Party

Hearoes is so excited to host our second annual Hearing Awareness Week Halloween Party! Come celebrate with kiddos and families ...

Halloween Events at Bass Pro Shops

We are hosting FREE, family-friendly Halloween events October 19-20, 25-31, 2019 featuring our friends, Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Woodstock, Linus, Sally ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Phi Sigma Rho's Scarecrow Scamper - 5K Fun Run/Walk

The sisters of Phi Sigma Rho at the University of Florida invite you to run (or walk) in our third ...

Halloween Events at Bass Pro Shops

We are hosting FREE, family-friendly Halloween events October 19-20, 25-31, 2019 featuring our friends, Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Woodstock, Linus, Sally ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Howl-A-Palooza Halloween Carnival at Sun Country

Put on your Halloween costume, grab your friends and family and join us for Gainesville's best Halloween carnival, Sunday, October ...

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Littlewood Trunk or Treat

Join us for Trunk or Treat!

  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Littlewood Elementary School Parking Lot, 812 NW 34th Street, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Trunk-or-Treat at First Lutheran Church

Join us for Trunk-or-Treat at First Lutheran Church! We will have 20+ trunks decorated and handing out candy. Cilantro Tacos ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: First Lutheran Church, 1801 NW 5th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Dreyer's DKI - Trunk-or-Treat

Join us at our office in Alachua for free candy, bounce houses, a balloon artist, candy apple stand, pumpkin painting, ...

Halloween Events at Bass Pro Shops

We are hosting FREE, family-friendly Halloween events October 19-20, 25-31, 2019 featuring our friends, Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Woodstock, Linus, Sally ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Hawthorne Chamber of Horrors Haunted House

The Chamber of Horrors continues to grow every year. We had an awesome turn out last year and we can't ...

Halloween ComicFest

Halloween ComicFest is an annual event where participating local comic shops across North America and beyond celebrate the Halloween season ...

Halloween Events at Bass Pro Shops

We are hosting FREE, family-friendly Halloween events October 19-20, 25-31, 2019 featuring our friends, Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Woodstock, Linus, Sally ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary BOO at the ROO

Celebrate Halloween a week early at Rooterville Animal Sanctuary! Wear your costume and trick-or-treat with 400 amazing rescued farm animals, ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Rooterville Animal Sanctuary, 5579 Darwood Street, Melrose, FL 32666
  • Cost: free, RSVP
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Halloween Costume Party at GiGi's Playhouse

All families and friends are welcome to join us for our annual Halloween Costume Party! You'll enjoy fun contests, crafts, ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: GiGi's Playhouse, 3345 SW 34th St. Ste 2, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Gardens and Ghouls at Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

MUAHAHA Gardens and Ghouls is back and it's going to be bigger and better and SPOOKIER this year!! This year, ...

  • 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens, 4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, Florida
  • Cost: Adults: $8.00 Children (6-13): $4.00 Children under 6: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Halloween Events at Bass Pro Shops

We are hosting FREE, family-friendly Halloween events October 19-20, 25-31, 2019 featuring our friends, Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Woodstock, Linus, Sally ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Trinity UMC Fall Harvest with Trunk or Treat

Join us for the Trinity's annual Fall Harvest! This year's event will include Trunk & Treat, Food Trucks, Games, Face ...

  • 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Location: Trinity United Methodist Church: 4000 NW 53rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: $1 suggested donation
  • Website: www.trinitygnv.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Kids Halloween BBQ Bash at David's BBQ

Cookie decorating, costume contest, prizes and a goodie bag, PLUS Kids eat FREE with purchase of adult meal!

Halloween Events at Bass Pro Shops

We are hosting FREE, family-friendly Halloween events October 19-20, 25-31, 2019 featuring our friends, Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Woodstock, Linus, Sally ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo is Gainesville's favorite Halloween treat for families. The students and staff transform the zoo into a ...

  • 3:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo: 3000 NW 83rd Street, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: donation of canned food per person
  • Website: www.sfcollege.edu
  • Category: Holiday Events

Trick or Treat at Publix

Trick or Treat at any Publix between 4-7. Get a coloring sheet and candy too! Children under 12 must be ...

Trick or Treat at Gainesville Community Playhouse

Our annual tradition of inviting the community to Trick or Treat at GCP continues!! Lots of games, candy and even ...

Gardens and Ghouls at Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

MUAHAHA Gardens and Ghouls is back and it's going to be bigger and better and SPOOKIER this year!! This year, ...

  • 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens, 4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, Florida
  • Cost: Adults: $8.00 Children (6-13): $4.00 Children under 6: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events