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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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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.

Tours, & 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 and auditions for productions and performances or tryouts for all kinds of kids teams.

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, workshops, and clinics 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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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.

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.

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.

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.

Create a DIY Thank You Sign from Home

Calling all do-it-yourselfers (DIYers) to join us in the ultimate do-it-together (DIT) project. Join us on April 6 to share ...

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.

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

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.

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Zoom Show-and-Tell Tuesday with Gainesville Dance Academy

Gainesville Dance Academy hosts a kids' show-and-tell on Zoom! Kids can share *one* thing that is bringing them happiness at ...

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.

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Engaging Kids in Quarantine Online Workshop with The River Phoenix Center

What do we do with kids all day (everyday) to keep them learning, engaged, and holistically cared for while preserving ...

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.

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Engaging Kids in Quarantine Online Workshop with The River Phoenix Center

What do we do with kids all day (everyday) to keep them learning, engaged, and holistically cared for while preserving ...

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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

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: Oaks Mall
  • Cost: free
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Virtual Girls on the Run Spring 5k

Knowing our important our 5K Celebration is to our GOTR Girl, Families, Coaches and our Community, we knew we had ...

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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Bass Pro Shops Kayak Pool

Stop by Friday, Saturday, or Sunday (4/17 - 4/19)to try out our Kayak Instructional Pool (weather permitting). This pool is ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, 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 ...

Virtual March of Dimes: March for Babies

Our March for Babies celebration is still on, but it looks a little different! We are rapidly preparing for a ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Bass Pro Shops Kayak Pool

Stop by Friday, Saturday, or Sunday (4/17 - 4/19)to try out our Kayak Instructional Pool (weather permitting). This pool is ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, 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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Bass Pro Shops Kayak Pool

Stop by Friday, Saturday, or Sunday (4/17 - 4/19)to try out our Kayak Instructional Pool (weather permitting). This pool is ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 2650 Bass Pro Shops Blvd Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, 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 ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

UF/IFAS and Florida Sea Grant's Bite-Sized Science Webinars

The Bite-Sized Science webinar series is presented by UF/IFAS Extension Florida Sea Grant agents. Each webinar will start at 4 ...

Virtual Foster and Adoption Info Night- Partnership for Strong Families

Join us for a Virtual Foster Care and Adoption Info Night on April 21st at 7 pm. Request to join ...

Virtual Earth Day Celebration at the Florida Museum

Explore the wonders of life on Earth during this virtual event! Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with virtual ...

  • 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Virtual Party for the Planet

In honor of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, we are hosting a virtual Party for the Planet! We will ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo, 3000 NW 83 St, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

This QuaranTEEN Life Wellness Mini-Series

Helping students connect, de-stress and build resilience together! Connect on ZOOM with leaders & influencers. FREE Raffle Prizes included! Join students ...

UF/IFAS and Florida Sea Grant's Bite-Sized Science Webinars

The Bite-Sized Science webinar series is presented by UF/IFAS Extension Florida Sea Grant agents. Each webinar will start at 4 ...

iNaturalist City Nature Challenge

Nature is calling with a fun bioblitz activity for you and your family! Alachua County is participating in a global ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Breastfeeding USA Virtual Meeting

Let's come together and say hi and support one another during this time of social distancing. Our first virtual Zoom ...

iNaturalist City Nature Challenge

Nature is calling with a fun bioblitz activity for you and your family! Alachua County is participating in a global ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Zoom Pajama Dance Party with Gainesville Dance Academy

Gainesville Dance Academy hosts a free Pajama Dance Party on Zoom! Who will wear the silliest pjs? Who has song ...

iNaturalist City Nature Challenge

Nature is calling with a fun bioblitz activity for you and your family! Alachua County is participating in a global ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

iNaturalist City Nature Challenge

Nature is calling with a fun bioblitz activity for you and your family! Alachua County is participating in a global ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Serve Our City at Westside Baptist Church

We are so excited to partner with Bread of The Mighty again to #serveourcity. On Tuesday, April 28th, we will ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 10000 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

UF/IFAS and Florida Sea Grant's Bite-Sized Science Webinars

The Bite-Sized Science webinar series is presented by UF/IFAS Extension Florida Sea Grant agents. Each webinar will start at 4 ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

Join us for online story time every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am.

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

I Am STEM Live

Are you looking for fun STEM activities to do with your kids while schools are closed? I AM STEM is ...

Great Florida Backyard Bioblitz

An at-home adventure awaits! The beauty and benefits of nature are all around us. What will you discover in your ...

ABC's of Safety with Gainesville Fire Rescue

Over the next 26 days, we will post a daily letter of the day with an activity sheet at 8am. ...

Education Station and Preschool's Live Storytime

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

Trinity's Day Spa Story Time

Parents, don't forget to have your little ones tune in for Story Time with our favorite Princess! Also, one Lucky ...

This QuaranTEEN Life Wellness Mini-Series

Helping students connect, de-stress and build resilience together! Connect on ZOOM with leaders & influencers. FREE Raffle Prizes included! Join students ...