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Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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Pregnancy Celebration at Tower Road Library

Expecting Moms of Alachua County, let us celebrate you! Prizes, information and refreshments will be served.

  • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: 3020 SW 75th St, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

P.K. Yonge Secondary Admissions Information Session

P.K. Yonge is excited to announce an increase in admissions for the 2020-21 school year! Join us to learn more ...

  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: P.K. Yonge Performing Arts Center, 1080 SW 11th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: pkyonge.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show

Come see 4-H and FFA youth show their livestock and non-livestock projects, March 5-10th. Cows, pigs, goats, rabbits, chickens and ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 2800 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show

Come see 4-H and FFA youth show their livestock and non-livestock projects, March 5-10th. Cows, pigs, goats, rabbits, chickens and ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 2800 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show

Come see 4-H and FFA youth show their livestock and non-livestock projects, March 5-10th. Cows, pigs, goats, rabbits, chickens and ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 2800 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Peter Rabbit Story Time at 2nd and Charles

Join us for a children's story time featuring everyone's favorite garden rascal - Peter Rabbit.

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 2601 NW 13th St, # 2601, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: 2ndandcharles.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show

Come see 4-H and FFA youth show their livestock and non-livestock projects, March 5-10th. Cows, pigs, goats, rabbits, chickens and ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 2800 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Perry McGriff's Gatoride

On March 8, Perry McGriff's Gatoride 2020 is back for a fun day of cycling to raise awareness for LifeSouth ...

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: 250 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free kids bike rodeo
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Holi: A Festival of Colors at Cypress and Grove

Cypress & Grove Brewing Co and TwistedTikka presents Holi: Festival of Colors! We'll have Bollywood music, along with dance performances, Twisted ...

  • 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Cypress & Grove Brewing Co., 1001 NW 4th St Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Free Events for Kids

Join us for a free Craft Stick Bee project. Fun for kids ages 3+.

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Free

Art Speaks at the Thomas Center

You're Invited To Join Us In Celebrating 150 Years Of Gainesville, And 6 Years Of Showcasing The Courageous Voices Of ...

  • 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: The Historic Thomas Center, 302 NE 6th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show

Come see 4-H and FFA youth show their livestock and non-livestock projects, March 5-10th. Cows, pigs, goats, rabbits, chickens and ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 2800 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Free Events for Kids

Join us for a free new craft each day. Fun for kids ages 3+.

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Youth Fair and Livestock Show

Come see 4-H and FFA youth show their livestock and non-livestock projects, March 5-10th. Cows, pigs, goats, rabbits, chickens and ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 2800 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Children's Author Minh Lê at HQ Library

Welcome children’s author Minh Lê for a special story time. Minh is the winner of the 2019 Asian/Pacific American Award ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Headquarters Library, 401 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Free Events for Kids

Join us for a free new craft each day. Fun for kids ages 3+.

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Free

Mommy and Me Event at Celebration Pointe

Join us at Celebration Pointe on Wednesday, March 11, for an exciting event designed just for you and your little ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe, 3528 Southwest 45 Street Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Free Events for Kids

Join us for a free new craft each day. Fun for kids ages 3+.

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Free

LLL March Playdate

Join us for our monthly play date! Drop in to Depot park for a fun playdate! This is a great park ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Michaels Free Events for Kids

Join us for a free new craft each day. Fun for kids ages 3+.

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.michaels.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

Michaels Free Events for Kids

Join us for a free new craft each day. Fun for kids ages 3+.

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Michaels, 3644 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Free

An Evening for Young Women and Girls to talk with Byllye Avery

Join us as we welcome home Byllye Avery for a discussion on the Black Women's Health Imperative and their latest ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Gainesville Cotton Club, 837 SE 7th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Dance Alive presents Destination Loveland in Alachua

Take a trip to Loveland! 'How do I love Thee,' a sweet and vibrant work by company choreographer Judy Skinner, ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Legacy Park Multipurpose Center, 15400 Peggy Road, Alachua, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

CANCELLED Family Fishing Day- Civil Service Appreciation Day

CANCELLED Fishing for Success hosts monthly events (March-November) that provide families the opportunity to fish together in a safe and fun ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 7922 NW 71st Street, Gainesville FL 32653
  • Cost: free, Cash donations are always welcome
  • Website: sfrc.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Clean Creek Fest at First Magnitude

It's almost time for St. Patrick's Day at First Magnitude! We've got a heck of a party in store for ...

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 Veitch Street, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

CANCELLED -Bike Rodeo Safety and Health Fair

This event has been CANCELLED for today. Join UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, the University of Florida Police Department and several ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: O’Connell Center Parking Lot, 250 Gale Lemerand Drive Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: ufhealth.org
  • Category: Free

Art at the Archer Depot

Art at the Archer Depot is a fun FREE event for children and families alike. A parade, lots of vendors, ...

CANCELLED -Stop, Paws, and Learn at Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo

This event has been CANCELLED Presented by Newberry Animal Hospital Group, A WUFT and Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo community event. ...

  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Santa Fe College Zoo, 3000 NW 83rd St, Gainesville FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

CANCELLED SwampCon

CANCELLED SwampCon is a multi-genre convention for all ages hosted at the University of Florida and held in the Reitz Student ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: UF J. Wayne Reitz Union, 655 Reitz Union Dr, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

CANCELLED TEDxUF 2020: Paradox

POSTPONED until Fall of 2020. We live in a world of opposites, contradictions and absurdities. Yet, in the space between, we ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Curtis M. Phillips Performing Arts Center, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

CANCELLED Community Arts Fest: Community Orchestra Workshop and Performance

Annasemble orchestra, Star Center Theatre, Caring & Sharing School & You! The Arts join together for an afternoon of Music, ...

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.annasemble.org
  • Category: Free

CANCELLED Tonewood Family Music Rhythm Kids Demo

This 45-minute class was designed to be a drum- and rhythm-centered variation of the Parent/Child class. Focusing on drumming and ...

CANCELLED Academy Irish Dancers at Cypress & Grove

Gainesville Dance Academy's award-winning Irish dancers perform a free, family-friendly show! Kids can play the free games, parents can sip ...

  • 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Cypress & Grove Brewery, 1001 NW 4th St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: gvilledance.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Books A Million VIRTUAL Storytime

Today at 1pm CST we’ll be going live on Instagram with @seanofthesouth1 virtual reading of THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR! Gather ...

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Dance Alive National Ballet Online Event

Dance Alive National Ballet will keep dance alive! Tentative Schedule 9:45-10:00 - Introduction 10:00-10:30 - Costumes 10:30-11:00 - Warm up classes 11:00-11:45 - ...

Better Beginnings Virtual Mom's Village Support Group

We're doing a virtual Mom's Village support group on Monday, 3/23 @ 3pm focused on taking care of ourselves in ...

  • 3:00 pm
  • Location: 14822 Main Street, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H! Be sure to tune to your local 4-H county's page for daily virtual activities.

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H! Be sure to tune to your local 4-H county's page for daily virtual activities.

Farm Share Community Food Relief Day

Drive-thru distribution. Food is first come, first served. Farm Share is an Equal Opportunity Provider.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: MLS Multipurpose Center Parking Lot, 1028 NE 14th St, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Searchlight Yoga Free Online Kids Class

Are your kids bored and stir crazy?! Join us for a free kids class. The kids will get to see ...

PieAbilities Pie Baking Class

Join us on Wednesday, March 25th at 12pm EST for a free, kid-friendly Facebook Live Pie Baking Class! We'll be ...

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H! Be sure to tune to your local 4-H county's page for daily virtual activities.

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Live Gymnastics Workout with Sun Country Sports

Join us LIVE on Facebook at 10am to sweat it out with us for an at home workout lead by ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

Education Station & Preschool, LLC is posting videos during the week, including live story reading at 10am.

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H! Be sure to tune to your local 4-H county's page for daily virtual activities.

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

Education Station & Preschool, LLC is posting videos during the week, including live story reading at 10am.

FDLRS Virtual Webinar: Helping Your Child Cope

The Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System has partnered with the Florida Virtual School to present a session to support ...

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H! Be sure to tune to your local 4-H county's page for daily virtual activities.

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Palmetto and Pine hosts A Zoom Hands-On How To

JOIN IN AT 5:30 PM tonight (3/28) and again tomorrow night (3/29) on Zoom to get together and share all ...

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H! Be sure to tune to your local 4-H county's page for daily virtual activities.

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

RooterVille Cows on Facebook Live

Join us on Facebook live Sunday morning at 10:30 am. We will be showing you our two cows and feeding ...

Palmetto and Pine hosts A Zoom Hands-On How To

JOIN IN AT 5:30 PM tonight (3/28) and again tomorrow night (3/29) on Zoom to get together and share all ...

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H! Be sure to tune to your local 4-H county's page for daily virtual activities.

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

Education Station & Preschool, LLC is posting videos during the week, including live story reading at 10am.

FDLRS Parent Lunch and Learn Webinar: Setting Up Your Home's Learning Environment

Virtual learning and work can be stressful for all, children and adults alike. This sudden change in the way of ...

LIVE Story Time Usborne Books & More

Free LIVE Story Time from Sara at Seaside Reading! I will be reading story books and educational books every weekday ...

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H

Florida 4-H presents Studio 4-H! Be sure to tune to your local 4-H county's page for daily virtual activities.

Virtual 4-H Photography Scavenger Hunt

For this year's project, we'll be introducing a new photo challenge each day for 30 days starting March 21st, 2020. Instead ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

Education Station & Preschool, LLC is posting videos during the week, including live story reading at 10am.

LIVE Story Time Usborne Books & More

Free LIVE Story Time from Sara at Seaside Reading! I will be reading story books and educational books every weekday ...