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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

PLEASE NOTE: Events and programs are subject to last minute cancellations and changes. Before attending, please contact the business or event host to confirm that the event/program is still taking place, and to register or RSVP if required.


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July

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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Smart Start at Zion: Music and Movement

This class allows your child to fall in love with music. Watch your toddler or preschooler respond to tempo, dynamics ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- MOSH's Reptiles on the Road at High Springs Library

The Jacksonville Museum of Science and History's (MOSH) resident reptiles will slither, stroll, and stride into your local library! Students learn ...

Summer at the Library- MOSH's Reptiles on the Road at Alachua Library

The Jacksonville Museum of Science and History's (MOSH) resident reptiles will slither, stroll, and stride into your local library! Students learn ...

Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Bakery

Join us for Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery! For ages 5-12. The first week is ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery, 13005 SW 1st Rd, Ste 137 Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $50/class, pre-register
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Smart Start at Zion: Jesus and Me Music/ JAMM

Join us for a half hour of singing and dancing. This class focuses on Christian songs based on bible stories ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $4.00 suggested donation per class per family
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Summer at the Library- DoDad's Lab at HQ Library

Get ready to blast off into the science of space. The Professor will sharing about the solar system, space travel, ...

Smart Start at Zion: Amigos

Amigos is one of three classes offered are Smart Start at Zion. In this class we sing only in Spanish ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $4.00 suggested donation per family per class
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- MOSH's Reptiles on the Road at Archer Library

The Jacksonville Museum of Science and History's (MOSH) resident reptiles will slither, stroll, and stride into your local library! Students learn ...

Battle of the Books at High Springs Library

Weekly team meetings to discuss the selected books in preparation for the Battle of the Books Finale in July.

Summer at the Library- MOSH's Reptiles on the Road at Tower Road Library

The Jacksonville Museum of Science and History's (MOSH) resident reptiles will slither, stroll, and stride into your local library! Students learn ...

Lake Butler 4th of July Celebration

The annual Lake Butler Rotary Club's 4th of July Celebration is set for Thursday, July 4, 2019 at Lakeside Park! Events ...

Melon Run

A July 4th tradition in Gainesville, the Florida Track Club hosts the almost "World Famous" 41st Annual Melon Run! Enjoy ...

Keystone Heights Our Country Day

The Fourth of July Celebration will Feature Food, Arts and Crafts, Live Music, Parade at 11am, Children Activities, fireworks at ...

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: City Hall and Keystone Heights Nature Park, 550 S Lawrence Blvd, Keystone Heights, Florida
  • Cost: Entry into the beach park will require each spectator to have an armband, no exceptions, and this year armbands will cost $1. Armbands will go to the first 4,000 buyers, the absolute limit to entries to the beach park, so get yours early.
  • Website: ourcountryday.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Bouncers July 4th Bike Parade

Decorate your scooter, stroller bike etc. Parade starts at 10am in the parking lot . Prizes for most patriotic. Cold ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: 3401 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: parade entry is free! Bouncing is $4/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Carson Springs Wildlife Special Tours

Special Animal Tours for Family Fun. No reservations needed. 1 1/2 hours with Big Cat feeding , Cheetah speed Demo. ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $25 adults , $8 under 12.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Free Tinkergarten Trial

At Tinkergarten, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play. In this free trial class, Tinkergarten Leader, Tricia Nelson, ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Jonesville Park next to the basketball court
  • Cost: free, registration required
  • Website: www.tinkergarten.com
  • Category: Classes, Free

Carson Springs Wildlife Special Tours

Special Animal Tours for Family Fun. No reservations needed. 1 1/2 hours with Big Cat feeding , Cheetah speed Demo. ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $25 adults , $8 under 12.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Mickle Pool Family Fun Nights

On Thursday and Friday nights Andrew R. Mickle Sr. Pool offers extended hours for family swim time! From 5 to ...

Seahorse Key Open House

Seahorse Key is an island located three miles from Cedar Key by boat and is managed by the Lower Suwanee ...

Carson Springs Wildlife Special Tours

Special Animal Tours for Family Fun. No reservations needed. 1 1/2 hours with Big Cat feeding , Cheetah speed Demo. ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $25 adults , $8 under 12.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Breastfeeding Club

Community Transformers Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Helping African American Mother’s say “YES” to Breastfeeding Peer Counselors: Kiara Hall & Alexus Kong Agenda: ● ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Comprehensive Women's Health 724 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Our Family Summer Event is finally here! On EVERY Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (starting Saturday June 22nd) from 12 - ...

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park: Community Sundays

In an effort to support the families of our community, Camp Kulaqua opens the River Ranch during specific Sundays during ...

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Our Family Summer Event is finally here! On EVERY Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (starting Saturday June 22nd) from 12 - ...

Birds and Brews Guided Walks at First Magnitude

First Magnitude is teaming up with the Alachua Audubon society to host monthly bird walks! We will meet the first Sunday ...

Smart Start at Zion: Music and Movement

This class allows your child to fall in love with music. Watch your toddler or preschooler respond to tempo, dynamics ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Circle of Parents Playgroups

Join Circle of Parents Playgroups at various locations around town! Monday July 8th: Cynthia Chestnut Park

Hammer and Stain Kid's Pouring Medium Class

Join us Monday, July 8th at 1pm at Hammer & Stain for a Kid's Pouring Medium class.

Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Bakery

Join us for Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery! For ages 5-12. The first week is ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery, 13005 SW 1st Rd, Ste 137 Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $50/class, pre-register
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Chick-fil-A Cow Appreciation Day

Cow Appreciation Day is on Tuesday, July 9th! Wear anything cow-like and receive a free entree*! *excludes salads Children wearing anything ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Smart Start at Zion: Jesus and Me Music/ JAMM

Join us for a half hour of singing and dancing. This class focuses on Christian songs based on bible stories ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 1700 NW 34th St, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $4.00 suggested donation per class per family
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Free Tinkergarten Trial

Tinkergarten lessons are engineered to help kids develop a range of essential physical, cognitive, and social-emotional skills. These skills support ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Jonesville Park next to the basketball court
  • Cost: free, registration required
  • Website: tinkergarten.com
  • Category: Classes, Free

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Dudley Kids Summer Crafts

Dudley Farm is offering Kids Crafts this summer! June 12, 9:30 to 11:00 am. Butter - Make and taste fresh butter. July ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 18730 W Newberry Rd, Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: Free with park admission of $5 per vehicle
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- MOSH's Reptiles on the Road at HQ Library

The Jacksonville Museum of Science and History's (MOSH) resident reptiles will slither, stroll, and stride into your local library! Students learn ...

Circle of Parents Meeting at Millhopper Library

Circle of Parents Meeting, offering free non-judgemental support group for parents and caregivers.

Summer at the Library- Mark Alan Magic at High Springs Library

Mark Alan Magic presents "SPACE"; the comedy magic show that is out of this world! A fast and funny magic program ...

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Our Family Summer Event is finally here! On EVERY Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (starting Saturday June 22nd) from 12 - ...

Summer at the Library- Fancy Birds and Parrots at Library Partnership Branch

US Parrots, North Florida's resource for parrot and bird information, will be bringing some of their favorite fine feathered friends ...

Summer at the Library - Coding with Bloxels at Micanopy Branch

No need for fancy coding or expensive computer programs. See how we'll use a Bloxel game board and electronic device ...

Battle of the Books for Teens at Tower Road Library

A weekly meeting for anyone participating in the Battle of the Books competition for the Tower Road branch. Anyone who wishes ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Storytime at Depot Park

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

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- MOSH at Millhopper Library

This Museum of Science and History program guides students through interplanetary, interstellar, and intergalactic space while describing some of the ...

Summer at the Library - Coding with Bloxels at Micanopy Branch

No need for fancy coding or expensive computer programs. See how we'll use a Bloxel game board and electronic device ...

DK Gold Cup Qualifier at High Springs BMX

Weekend of fun and racing! Saturday - Clinic and Practice Morning Clinic: 10am-noon-$40 (registration starts at 9:30am) Practice: 1pm-5pm - $5 (practice free ...

Family Fishing Day

Fishing for Success hosts monthly events that provide families the opportunity to fish together in a safe and fun setting ...

Santa Fe College Zoo: Zookeeper Day

Have you ever wondered what it’s really like to be a zookeeper? On Saturday, July 13th from 9 a.m. – ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 3000 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, Florida
  • Cost: •$6 for adults •$5 for children (ages 4-12), Seniors (60+), and UF staff and students with ID •Free for children 3 and under, and Santa Fe College students or staff members with ID
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Free Sports Physicals at Legacy Park Sports Complex

Physicians will be on-site to provide free Sports Physicals for children needing them, ages 5-14. Santa Fe Pop Warner Football ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: 15400 Peggy Road, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Carson Springs Wildlife Safari Zoo Camp

Join us for Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation's Zoo Safari Camp 2019! Kids aged 6 and older can come be a ...

DK Gold Cup Qualifier at High Springs BMX

Weekend of fun and racing! Saturday - Clinic and Practice Morning Clinic: 10am-noon-$40 (registration starts at 9:30am) Practice: 1pm-5pm - $5 (practice free ...

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park: Community Sundays

In an effort to support the families of our community, Camp Kulaqua opens the River Ranch during specific Sundays during ...

Brighter Pastures Open House

Join us at Brighter Pastures for our family friendly open house! There will be hands-on demos, meet and greet with ...

  • 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • Location: Brighter Pastures, 11863 SW 180th Ave., Brooker, Florida 32622
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Our Family Summer Event is finally here! On EVERY Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (starting Saturday June 22nd) from 12 - ...

Tot Trot Museum Tours at the Florida Museum

Beat the heat and get your toddler excited about science and natural history! Join Discovery Zone nature ambassadors for an ...

  • 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $12 per child/adult pair -$6 for each additional person *Member discount does not apply.
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

Tot Trot Museum Tours at the Florida Museum

Beat the heat and get your toddler excited about science and natural history! Join Discovery Zone nature ambassadors for an ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $12 per child/adult pair -$6 for each additional person *Member discount does not apply.
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Bakery

Join us for Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery! For ages 5-12. The first week is ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery, 13005 SW 1st Rd, Ste 137 Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $50/class, pre-register
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Battle of the Books at Millhopper Library

Join Millhopper's Battle of the Books for Teens team. Meet once a week to discuss and quiz each other on ...

Battle of the Books at Alachua Library

Alachua Branch Battle of the Books team meeting for Teens.

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Painting with a Twist Kids Camp: Mystical Creatures

Campers will explore their creative side through paintings and other related activities. They will paint a 16X20 painting and create ...

Krispy Kreme's Glazin' Hot Summer Party

Krispy Kreme is holding its 2nd annual Glazin' Hot Summer Party on July 16 from 10am-1pm! Enjoy music, dancing, basketball ...

Summer at the Library- Menestrelli Dog Show at Archer Library

A special dog show with 9 funny and very entertaining dogs. These dogs know how to climb stairs, perform somersaults, ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Discovery Zone Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate the second anniversary of the Florida Museum’s Discovery Zone featuring: Games Giveaways Hands-on activities A birthday card for visitors to sign Live Insect Encounters Creation ...

Painting with a Twist Kids Camp: Mystical Creatures

Campers will explore their creative side through paintings and other related activities. They will paint a 16X20 painting and create ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Battle of the Books at High Springs Library

Weekly team meetings to discuss the selected books in preparation for the Battle of the Books Finale in July.

Painting with a Twist Kids Camp: Mystical Creatures

Campers will explore their creative side through paintings and other related activities. They will paint a 16X20 painting and create ...

Summer at the Library- Menestrelli Dog Show at Hawthorne Library

A special dog show with 9 funny and very entertaining dogs. These dogs know how to climb stairs, perform somersaults, ...

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Our Family Summer Event is finally here! On EVERY Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (starting Saturday June 22nd) from 12 - ...

Battle of the Books for Teens at Tower Road Library

A weekly meeting for anyone participating in the Battle of the Books competition for the Tower Road branch. Anyone who wishes ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- Menestrelli Dog Show at High Springs Library

A special dog show with 9 funny and very entertaining dogs. These dogs know how to climb stairs, perform somersaults, ...

Mermaid Princesses at Trinity's Day Spa with Tinsel by April

Trinity’s Day Spa and Tinsel by April are teaming up to offer spa manicures or pedicures plus 12 strands of ...

  • 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Trinitys Day Spa 2441 NW 43rd St Suite 11B (Thornebrook village), Gainesville, Fl
  • Cost: $48, must schedule time in advance
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

8th Avenue Dash and Splash

It’s time to be challenged! Come participate in four races to keep fit and have fun this summer! This year ...

  • 8:00 am
  • Location: Westside Pool, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Online/Early Bird Registration Fee City Resident: $19.00*; Non-City Resident $25.50 On-site Registration Fee City Resident: $25.50*; Non-City Resident: $38.00
  • Website: www.cityofgainesville.org
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Infant Massage at Comprehensive Women's Health

Join us for an infant massage class.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 724 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: $70/baby
  • Website: cwhfl.com
  • Category: Classes

Carson Springs Wildlife Safari Zoo Camp

Join us for Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation's Zoo Safari Camp 2019! Kids aged 6 and older can come be a ...

Apollo 11 Moon Landing- 50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend at the Cade Museum

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 1969 Apollo 11 mission & first walk on the Moon at the Cade. Special ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Adults (18+): $12.50 | Youth (ages 5-17): $7.50 | Child (ages 0-4): Free | Seniors + College Students: $10 |
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park: Community Sundays

In an effort to support the families of our community, Camp Kulaqua opens the River Ranch during specific Sundays during ...

Apollo 11 Moon Landing- 50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend at the Cade Museum

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 1969 Apollo 11 mission & first walk on the Moon at the Cade. Special ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Adults (18+): $12.50 | Youth (ages 5-17): $7.50 | Child (ages 0-4): Free | Seniors + College Students: $10 |
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops

Our Family Summer Event is finally here! On EVERY Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (starting Saturday June 22nd) from 12 - ...

Mamma Mia at Gainesville Community Playhouse

ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale ...

  • 2:00 pm
  • Location: Vam York Theater, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Adult $23, Senior $19, Child/Student $12
  • Website: www.gcplayhouse.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- Wild Wonders Animal Show at Millhopper Library

Wild Wonders presents Whaaba! Whaaba! - a musical journey of discovery using animals from around the world. Mike Rossi will be ...

Summer at the Library- Wild Wonders Animal Show at Alachua Library

Wild Wonders presents Whaaba! Whaaba! - a musical journey of discovery using animals from around the world. Mike Rossi will be ...

Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Bakery

Join us for Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery! For ages 5-12. The first week is ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery, 13005 SW 1st Rd, Ste 137 Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $50/class, pre-register
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Battle of the Books at Millhopper Library

Join Millhopper's Battle of the Books for Teens team. Meet once a week to discuss and quiz each other on ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Summer Fun in the Kitchen at Saporito

Calling Young Foodies! Healthy Food Habits for Youngsters! Learn to use extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar with simple summer ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Saporito Oil, Vinegar, Spice 4401 NW 25th Pl, Ste D, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: $10/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

The Wizard of Oz at the Hippodrome Theatre

The Hippodrome Summer Spectacular Camp is proud to present The Wizard of Oz. When the lights go up and Dorothy finds ...

Summer at the Library- Wild Wonders Animal Show at HQ Library

Wild Wonders presents Whaaba! Whaaba! - a musical journey of discovery using animals from around the world. Mike Rossi will be ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Circle of Parents Meeting at Millhopper Library

Circle of Parents Meeting, offering free non-judgemental support group for parents and caregivers.

Battle of the Books at High Springs Library

Weekly team meetings to discuss the selected books in preparation for the Battle of the Books Finale in July.

Summer at the Library- Wild Wonders Animal Show at Archer Library

Wild Wonders presents Whaaba! Whaaba! - a musical journey of discovery using animals from around the world. Mike Rossi will be ...

Summer at the Library- Floridingers Go to Outerspace at Tower Road Library

Come to an exciting 3D reading of the FLORIDINGERS book series by author, Gordon Halleck and illustrator, Perdita Ross. This is ...

Fathom Event: The Muppet Movie

They're irresistible! They're irrepressible! They're The Muppets and their first full-length movie is coming back to the big screen in ...

Battle of the Books for Teens at Tower Road Library

A weekly meeting for anyone participating in the Battle of the Books competition for the Tower Road branch. Anyone who wishes ...

Summer at the Library- Floridingers Go to Outerspace at Micanopy Library

Come to an exciting 3D reading of the FLORIDINGERS book series by author, Gordon Halleck and illustrator, Perdita Ross. This is ...

Battle of the Books for Teens at Waldo Branch Library

Join the Waldo Battle of the Books Team - Read the three books and meet weekly or as often as ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Christmas in July at Bouncers

Join us for Christmas in July! Christmas decorations, reindeer games! Socks and waivers required.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 3401 NW 34 Street, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: members free, non members $10 per child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey on Mondays, Wednesday and Friday mornings. For kids ages 3 and up! New Crafts ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: $3 for 30 minute session
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- Wild Wonders Animal Show at Library Partnership Branch

Wild Wonders presents Whaaba! Whaaba! - a musical journey of discovery using animals from around the world. Mike Rossi will be ...

Florida Healthy Babies Meeting

The Florida Department of Health in Alachua County (DOH-Alachua), and the Department of Children and Families' Child Fatality Prevention Partnership ...

Nature Ninja 5K

Nature Ninja 5K Run is an eco-friendly adventure race through 50 acres of natural challenges and unique obstacles. Prepare for ...

Superheroes For Hope Blood Drive

Superheroes for Hope blood drive is a fun, free family event that saves lives. LifeSouth and Phalanx Defense Systems invite ...

  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: LifeSouth Community Blood Centers, 4039 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: lifesouth.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Santa Fe Baptist Church Community Day- Alachua

Water Park Day for the Back to School Blast! Water Slide, Slip and Slide, Hot Dogs, Snow Cones, Popcorn, Cotton Candy.

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Santa Fe Baptist Church, 7505 NW Cty Rd 236, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Kimono Sewing For Kids at Joann Fabric

Skill Level 3 : Advanced Kids Class Learn to work with apparel fabric, to create a pattern using measurements, how to ...

  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft, 3202 SW 35th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.joann.com
  • Category: Classes

Hawthorne Community Fun Bowl at Splitz

The most fun bowling event of the year is back!!! Be sure to register early as space is limited (registration ...

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Splitz Bowling 1301 NW 76th Blvd., Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: $ 25.00 (price includes sales tax) per Bowler with up to 5 bowlers per lane.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park: Community Sundays

In an effort to support the families of our community, Camp Kulaqua opens the River Ranch during specific Sundays during ...

Musical Me Theater presents Freaky Friday

When an uber-organized mother and her spontaneous teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things ...

Mamma Mia at Gainesville Community Playhouse

ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale ...

  • 2:00 pm
  • Location: Vam York Theater, 4039 NW 16th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Adult $23, Senior $19, Child/Student $12
  • Website: www.gcplayhouse.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Musical Me Theater presents Mamma Mia

ABBA's hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale ...

Summer at the Library- Floridingers Go to Outerspace at HQ Library

Come to an exciting 3D reading of the FLORIDINGERS book series by author, Gordon Halleck and illustrator, Perdita Ross. This is ...

Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Bakery

Join us for Kids Baking Classes at The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery! For ages 5-12. The first week is ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Flour Pot Cafe and Bakery, 13005 SW 1st Rd, Ste 137 Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $50/class, pre-register
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Summer at the Library- Floridingers Go to Outerspace at Newberry Library

Come to an exciting 3D reading of the FLORIDINGERS book series by author, Gordon Halleck and illustrator, Perdita Ross. This is ...

Sun Country Stay and Play

Get moving every Tuesday and Friday morning! Stay and Play helps children ages 5 years old and younger to develop ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $11.50/member, $14 non-member, punchcards available, free for non-walkers, Free for members under the age of 2; and 1/2 price for non-members under the age of 2.
  • Website: suncountrysports.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Toddlers Try It Art Class with Wayfaring Painter - Winter in July

Wayfaring Painter presents a series of open-ended sessions to allow the very youngest creatives to explore visual art in a ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Forage Hall at Working Food, 219 NW 10th Avenue, Gainesville
  • Cost: Registration cost is on a sliding scale of $8-15 for each toddler, plus $1 for additional siblings over age 5. Family group discounts available, check ticketing page for details. Free for adult caregivers and young babies in laps or arms.
  • Website: wayfaringpainter.squarespace.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Summer at the Library- Floridingers Go to Outerspace at Millhopper Library

Come to an exciting 3D reading of the FLORIDINGERS book series by author, Gordon Halleck and illustrator, Perdita Ross. This is ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

Summer movies for kids at Regal! Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for our 2019 Summer Movie Express ...

Magic Mike at Waldo Branch Library

Magic Mike's stage show is all about amazement,laughs and audience participation.

Summer at the Library- Floridingers Go to Outerspace at High Springs Library

Come to an exciting 3D reading of the FLORIDINGERS book series by author, Gordon Halleck and illustrator, Perdita Ross. This is ...

2nd and Charles Summer Fun

Join us this summer for family friendly events and activities. July 13 Pete the Cat July 17 Fancy Nancy July 20 Disney Celebration ...

Rumpelstiltskin Puppet Show at Library Partnership Branch

Join us for a special one hour retelling of the classic fairy tale, Rumpelstiltskin. All are invited!