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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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October

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

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Carson Springs Drive Thru Safari

Fun, safe, family adventure seeing wonderful rare animals in their natural setting and from the comfort of your vehicle. You ...

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $10/person under 5 FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua Pumpkin Patch Tractor Rides

Bring your whole family and come enjoy the pumpkin patch & hayride!

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Alachua's Pumpkin Patch, 15710 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua Pumpkin Patch Tractor Rides

Bring your whole family and come enjoy the pumpkin patch & hayride!

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Alachua's Pumpkin Patch, 15710 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Seahorse Key Open House

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

Frog Song Organics Roselle U-Pick & Sunnhemp Crop Maze

Entry includes a trip through the maze, hay bales to climb on and up to eight pounds of certified organic ...

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: 4317 NE US Highway 301, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
  • Cost: $20 per family (or per car)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua Pumpkin Patch Tractor Rides

Bring your whole family and come enjoy the pumpkin patch & hayride!

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Alachua's Pumpkin Patch, 15710 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Haunted Hayride at Celebration Pointe

Enjoy a fall hayride around Celebration Pointe as you listen to a scary story narrated through headphones. Loading and unloading ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe
  • Cost: $5 donation to UF Hearoes for Hearing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Halloween Tie Dye at Open Studios of Grace

Come out to the Studios of Grace at Grace Presbyterian Church for studio tours, art and art kits for sale, ...

  • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Grace Presbyterian Church, 3146 NW 13th Street, Gainesville
  • Cost: Free/Donation
  • Website: fb.me
  • Category: Family Fun

Haunted Hayride at Celebration Pointe

Enjoy a fall hayride around Celebration Pointe as you listen to a scary story narrated through headphones. Loading and unloading ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe
  • Cost: $5 donation to UF Hearoes for Hearing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Halloween Tie Dye at Open Studios of Grace

Come out to the Studios of Grace at Grace Presbyterian Church for studio tours, art and art kits for sale, ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Grace Presbyterian Church, 3146 NW 13th Street, Gainesville
  • Cost: Free/Donation
  • Website: fb.me
  • Category: Family Fun

Girl Scouts Day at the Cade Museum

Calling all Girl Scouts! Come dressed in your uniform or Scout shirt for free admission to the Cade Museum. Practice ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, Fl 32601
  • Cost: Free admission is provided to the Girl Scout in uniform or Girl Scout shirt/tee. Accompanying adults and guests pay regular museum admission.
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

World's Easiest Corn Maze

Join us for a drive thru Harvest Festival. There will be a Trunk and Treat, drive thru pumpkin patch, and ...

Frog Song Organics Roselle U-Pick & Sunnhemp Crop Maze

Entry includes a trip through the maze, hay bales to climb on and up to eight pounds of certified organic ...

  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 4317 NE US Highway 301, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
  • Cost: $20 per family (or per car)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Frog Song Organics Roselle U-Pick & Sunnhemp Crop Maze

Entry includes a trip through the maze, hay bales to climb on and up to eight pounds of certified organic ...

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: 4317 NE US Highway 301, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
  • Cost: $20 per family (or per car)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua Pumpkin Patch Tractor Rides

Bring your whole family and come enjoy the pumpkin patch & hayride!

  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Alachua's Pumpkin Patch, 15710 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Keller Williams Family Trunk or Treat - CANCELLED 2021

We will have activities for all ages including candy, music, and fun. Don't miss our yummy refreshments and the pet ...

Haunted Hayride at Celebration Pointe

Enjoy a fall hayride around Celebration Pointe as you listen to a scary story narrated through headphones. Loading and unloading ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe
  • Cost: $5 donation to UF Hearoes for Hearing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Halloween Open House at Crunch Fitness

We have a TREAT for you!! Thursday, October 29th we are opening up Crunch to EVERYONE! Come in and get ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Crunch Fitness: 2002 SW 34th St., Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Pumpkin Delivery by a Glass Slipper Princess

Delivery by our Glass Slipper Princess. Receive a small pumpkin and take photos in a 15 minute visit.

Ropetober Fest

Fun For The Whole Family! Trunk or Treat for the kids from 6-7 pm Costume Contest for Adults! Open Roping ...

Haunted Hayride at Celebration Pointe

Enjoy a fall hayride around Celebration Pointe as you listen to a scary story narrated through headphones. Loading and unloading ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe
  • Cost: $5 donation to UF Hearoes for Hearing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Halo Potato Halloween

We will also be encouraging both kids AND doggos to wear costumes! We’ll be handing out candy for kiddos and ...

Target Boo Avenue

Join us for a contactless, socially distant trick or treating experience. Enjoy celebrating with crazy costumed cars, fun activities and ...

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Target: 3970 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL, 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.target.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hatchetbury Hooowloween

Welcome to The Ax-ylum! The Hatchetbury is without a doubt going to be the scariest place in Gainesville on Saturday, ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Location: 218 NW 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: See website for rates
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

WinnDixie High Springs Spooktacular

When you’re out trick or treating through the beautiful city of High Springs, be sure to swing into your local ...

Sweet Dreams Halloween Outside Gainesville Dance Academy!

Gainesville Dance Academy hosts the Sweet Dreams Ice Cream Fire Truck on Halloween! Costumes highly encouraged! Many flavors! All welcome! ...

  • 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Gainesville Dance Academy: 3501 SW 2nd Ave Suite G, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: tour is free. ice cream varies
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun