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Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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Island Grove Blueberry Festival

Come join the Island Grove, Cross Creek & Lochloosa communities at the 12th Annual Island Grove Blueberry Festival. Held right ...

  • 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 21921 S HWY 301 Island Grove, FL 32654
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Teen Driver Challenge

Parents, help your teens become better and safer drivers through our 8 hour, free 1 day Teen Driver Challenge. This ...

Vystar Branch Grand Opening in Alachua

Please join us to celebrate the Grand Opening of the new VyStar Alachua Branch, from Thursday through Saturday, May 2-4. On ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 16201 US Hwy 441, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.vystarcu.org
  • Category: Free

Free Comic Book Day

Free Comic books for all ages! All Star Sports Cards & Comics Mega Gaming and Comics 2nd and Charles

Harry Potter Wizard Training at First UMC

The First United Methodist Church of Gainesville (FUMC) proudly presents: Harry Potter Wizard Training - FREE EVENT!!! To reserve your FREE ticket/s, ...

  • 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Location: First UMC, 419 NE 1st St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.fumcgnv.com
  • Category: Free

Harry Potter Wizard Training at First UMC

The First United Methodist Church of Gainesville (FUMC) proudly presents: Harry Potter Wizard Training - FREE EVENT!!! To reserve your FREE ticket/s, ...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: First UMC, 419 NE 1st St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.fumcgnv.com
  • Category: Free

Movies on the Big Screen at First Magnitude

We decided we wanted to make moves to show movies in May from the 80s! We'll have plenty of great ...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewery, 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Storytime at Depot Park

Join us the 2nd Friday of every month as the Alachua County Library District presents Story Time at Depot Park ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 874 S.E. 4th Street, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

National Train Day

Join us for National Train Day! Free Admission and Refreshments Trains from "G" to "N" scale Plus Hogwarts train, Thomas the ...

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Lions Club, 26900 W US Highway 27, High Springs, Florida 32643
  • Cost: free, donations accepted
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Windsor Zucchini Festival

When spring has sprung and zucchinis are spreading on the ground -- once again it will be time for the ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 7 miles east of Gainesville on County Road 234 between State Road 20 (Hawthorne Road) and State Road 26 (Orange Heights
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.windsor-z-news.org
  • Category: Free

Veteran Services Family Fun Day Fair

All Veterans and their families are invited to join our community for a Carnival atmosphere to highlight all the great ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Veterans Memorial Park, 7400 SW 41st Pl, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Category: Free

Sugar Camp Ranch Car Show and Tractor Plow Day

Join us for a fun-filled day on the farm as we celebrate a different kind of horsepower. Car Show Tractor ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 387 SW Cumorah Hill St, Fort White, FL 32038
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Bass Pro Shops Mother's Day Photos

We are excited to offer FREE Mother's Day Photos to families again this year! May 11th from 12-5 and May ...

  • 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: Free

National Train Day

Join us for National Train Day! Free Admission and Refreshments Trains from "G" to "N" scale Plus Hogwarts train, Thomas the ...

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Lions Club, 26900 W US Highway 27, High Springs, Florida 32643
  • Cost: free, donations accepted
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Bass Pro Shops Mother's Day Photos

We are excited to offer FREE Mother's Day Photos to families again this year! May 11th from 12-5 and May ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

"In Life Together" Concert

Annasemble Community Orchestra presents "In Life Together", a FREE concert May 12th at 4:00 pm for the community. The 2019 ...

  • 4:00 pm
  • Location: Plantation Hall at Haile-5100 SW 91st St., Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.Annasemble.org
  • Category: Free

Morning Mile Skating Party for ALL Alachua County Schools

Come celebrate every step our children have taken! The event is free for all Morning Milers and this includes skate ...

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Skate Station FunWorks Gainesville, 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Movies on the Big Screen at First Magnitude

We decided we wanted to make moves to show movies in May from the 80s! We'll have plenty of great ...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewery, 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Movie Night with the Alachua County Sheriff's Office

Come join us for movie night in the park! The students at Shell Elementary School will vote this week on ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: Hawthorne Recreation Park, SE 205th St, Hawthorne, Florida 32640
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Ag Fest and Master Gardener Plant Sale

Join the Master Gardeners for their Annual Plant Sale and Ag Fest. With thousands of plants available, our knowledgeable Master ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: IFAS Extension, 2800 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Allied Capoeira Academy Summer Camp Open House

You are invited to come see what our Summer Camp is all about Saturday, May 18th from 9-11 a.m.! A ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Allied Capoeira League Gainesville, 2020 NW 6th Street, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Crocs Exhibit Opening at the Florida Museum

Celebrate International Museum Day with our newest exhibit – "CROCS: Ancient Predators in a Modern World." Learn more about the ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: Free activities, admission charge for exhibits
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Tinkergarten - Free Trial Class

At Tinkergarten, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play! In this free trial, Tinkergarten Leader Amy Carson will ...

Bouncers Summer Camp Open House

Don't miss this opportunity to SEE THE FUN on what's going to be the BEST Summer Camp season at Bouncers. ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 3401 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: RSVP on facebook
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Phoebe's Paw Parade

Join us for a family fun event on Sunday, May 19th. Bring your littles and doggies to Town of Tioga ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Town of Tioga Clubhouse
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Movies on the Big Screen at First Magnitude

We decided we wanted to make moves to show movies in May from the 80s! We'll have plenty of great ...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewery, 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Blue Crab Festival

The Blue Crab Festival will be happening this Memorial Day Weekend 2019 kicking off Friday night with concerts and going ...

Blue Crab Festival

The Blue Crab Festival will be happening this Memorial Day Weekend 2019 kicking off Friday night with concerts and going ...

Blue Crab Festival

The Blue Crab Festival will be happening this Memorial Day Weekend 2019 kicking off Friday night with concerts and going ...

Blue Crab Festival

The Blue Crab Festival will be happening this Memorial Day Weekend 2019 kicking off Friday night with concerts and going ...

Memorial Day Ceremony

The event begins at 11 a.m. It is free and open to the public. There is often a large crowd ...

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Forest Meadows Cemetery-East, 3700 Southeast Hawthorne Road Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Splash Bash at First Baptist Church

Join us for an End of the School Year Splash Bash Ice Cream Social!

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: First Baptist Church, 14105 NW 39th Avenue, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.fbcgainesville.net
  • Category: Free

Mental Health Symposium and Resource Fair

In observance of Mental Health Awareness Month in May, the symposium brings together residents, service providers and other agencies to ...

  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 100 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

City of Gainesville Summer Heatwave Teen Pool Party

Kick off the summer with our first Heatwave Pool Party! Enjoy free swimming, dancing, music and food hot off the ...

  • 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Dwight H. Hunter "Northeast" Pool 1100 NE 14th St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.cityofgainesville.org
  • Category: Free

Nacho Night at Satchel's Pizza

3rd Annual event always held the last day of school for the cheeldrins... The Lord's cheeps and Cilantro Tacos. Street ...

  • 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Satchel's Pizza 1800 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free