Gainesville

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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Trinity UMC Online Storytime

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

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

IndepenDance Studio Movement and Music Online

Join us online for a toddler dance party, including a DIY craft! Offered Monday 5:45- 6:30 pm & Thursday 4:45- ...

UF Health Webinar: Your Child's Sleeping Habits

Parents play a big role in developing their child’s healthy sleeping habits. During this webinar, learn how many hours of ...

Online Business Classes for Middle School Students (Elevate the Future)

We are hosting free online business classes for middle school students in the area. They are taught by local high ...

UF Health Webinar: Your Child's Sleeping Habits

Parents play a big role in developing their child’s healthy sleeping habits. During this webinar, learn how many hours of ...

Alachua County 4-H Sustainable Agriculture Virtual Camp

All youth are welcome to attend every Wednesday on Zoom!

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

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

Sunshine State Babywearing Weekday Meeting

Join us at our monthly weekday meeting to discuss, inquire, learn and celebrate babywearing. Our lending library, Volunteer Babywearing Instructors, ...

I Am STEM Live

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

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Huntington Learning Center Live Webinar: Create a Productive Schedule with Your Child this Summer

It’s critical to establish structure and routine during the summer, especially this year when students have been remote learning for ...

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 ...

Online Business Classes for Middle School Students (Elevate the Future)

We are hosting free online business classes for middle school students in the area. They are taught by local high ...

IndepenDance Studio Movement and Music Online

Join us online for iBaby, iTots, Toddler Movement and Music! Offered Monday 5:45- 6:30 pm & Thursday 4:45- 5:30 pm

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

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

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Saturday Storytime at 4th Ave Food Park

Come join us every Saturday in the 4th Ave Food Park at 10AM for Story Time! Relax outdoors and let ...

Sugar Camp Ranch Free Event

**Due to our 100% forecast for heavy rain today we will be opening ONLY our Barn Kitchen and General Store ...

Swamp Film Fest

The Swamp Film Fest is an event that presents several student films in an organized outdoor setting. There are various ...

Skate Station Funworks Roller Skating Lessons

You are NEVER too young or old to Learn to Skate! Skaters learn the basic skills of forward and backward skating, ...

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park Community Sundays

Please note that we are encouraging social distancing and keeping our capacity at 50%. In an effort to support the families ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: $13.25/person | Children under 3 are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Swamp Film Fest

The Swamp Film Fest is an event that presents several student films in an organized outdoor setting. There are various ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

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

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Gatorball Academy Monday Night Hitting Clinics

Monday Night Clinics: Players aged 8-14 are invited to attend. Improve Posture, Balance, Swing Mechanics, Mental Approach, Bat Speed

IndepenDance Studio Movement and Music Online

Join us online for a toddler dance party, including a DIY craft! Offered Monday 5:45- 6:30 pm & Thursday 4:45- ...

UF Health Webinar: Strategies for Raising Children with ADHD

Early diagnosis and intervention are vital to ensure that children realize their full potential. The earlier a child receives attention, ...

Online Business Classes for Middle School Students (Elevate the Future)

We are hosting free online business classes for middle school students in the area. They are taught by local high ...

Alachua County 4-H Sustainable Agriculture Virtual Camp

All youth are welcome to attend every Wednesday on Zoom!

Virtual Storytime at the Santa Fe College Zoo

** We will post a virtual story time video around 10 a.m. on Wednesday for you to enjoy from home!** Join ...

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

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

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Alachua County Teen Court Virtual Youth Dialogue

Join us for a virtual Youth Dialogue on Thursday, June 11th. This is an opportunity for the youth of Alachua ...

A Conversation with Karen Clarke, ACPS Superintendent

Join us as we hear from Karen and her team as they discuss the district response to COVID-19 and the ...

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 ...

Online Business Classes for Middle School Students (Elevate the Future)

We are hosting free online business classes for middle school students in the area. They are taught by local high ...

IndepenDance Studio Movement and Music Online

Join us online for iBaby, iTots, Toddler Movement and Music! Offered Monday 5:45- 6:30 pm & Thursday 4:45- 5:30 pm

Trinity UMC Online Storytime

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

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Two Hawk Hammock Barnyard Picnic and Piano Concert

Barnyard Picnic & Live Music Bring a Chair / Picnic Blanket $5.00 / Cover Charge Reserve a Picnic Table (limit 6) ...

Room to Dance on Camera

Room to Dance ON CAMERA!” is a digital production of the works of 10 student choreographers that will be offered ...

Step 317 Dance Dreams Mini Session

Bring your little dancer to the studio in their favorite leotard or costume for a dance mini session.

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $29 session fee
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kids March for Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter. Black Children Matter. Black Futures Matter. Join us and let young voices be heard. Note - this event ...

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park 874 S.E. 4th Street, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Saturday Storytime at 4th Ave Food Park

Come join us every Saturday in the 4th Ave Food Park at 10AM for Story Time! Relax outdoors and let ...

Skate Station Funworks Roller Skating Lessons

You are NEVER too young or old to Learn to Skate! Skaters learn the basic skills of forward and backward skating, ...

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park Community Sundays

Please note that we are encouraging social distancing and keeping our capacity at 50%. In an effort to support the families ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: $13.25/person | Children under 3 are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Starlight's Summer Extravaganza Pageant

This event had to be rescheduled due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. The new date is Sunday June 14, 2020. Deadline to ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Gatorball Academy Monday Night Hitting Clinics

Monday Night Clinics: Players aged 8-14 are invited to attend. Improve Posture, Balance, Swing Mechanics, Mental Approach, Bat Speed

IndepenDance Studio Movement and Music Online

Join us online for a toddler dance party, including a DIY craft! Offered Monday 5:45- 6:30 pm & Thursday 4:45- ...

Gainesville Girls Rock Camp - Safe at Home Livestream Series

MusicGNV Presents: Safe At Home - A Facebook Live Virtual Concert featuring Gainesville Girls Rock Camp.

UF Shands Newborn Care Class

The Newborn Care Class is intended to help you feel more comfortable and confident in your parenting role following your ...

Alachua County 4-H Sustainable Agriculture Virtual Camp

All youth are welcome to attend every Wednesday on Zoom!

Michaels Family Fun Online

Tune in to Michaels Facebook LIVE every Wednesday at 1pm for a fun family activity!

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

No Small Matter Online Screening

The Alachua County Grade-Level Reading Campaign presents, NO SMALL MATTER: A film about early education in America. . EVENT AGENDA: 1:45 p.m. ...

IndepenDance Studio Movement and Music Online

Join us online for iBaby, iTots, Toddler Movement and Music! Offered Monday 5:45- 6:30 pm & Thursday 4:45- 5:30 pm

Archery 3D Outdoor League

Whether you are an avid hunter, target shooter, or someone just looking for a way to keep your skills honed, ...

Pop-Up Movie Tour at Oaks Mall

Come watch your favorite movies on our giant inflatable screens! 6/18 Shrek 6/19 Frozen II (7:50pm) and Jurassic Park (10:35pm) 6/20 Guardians of ...

  • 7:50 pm
  • Location: parking lot between JC Penneys and Dilliards., Oaks Mall, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $14.88/car
  • Website: thepopupmovietour.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

GCM Summer Drive-In Movie Double Feature at Celebration Pointe

Tired of staying at home? Grab your family, bring your appetite and get to have some fun! Come join us ...

Pop-Up Movie Tour at Oaks Mall

Come watch your favorite movies on our giant inflatable screens! 6/18 Shrek 6/19 Frozen II (7:50pm) and Jurassic Park (10:35pm) 6/20 Guardians of ...

  • 7:50 pm
  • Location: parking lot between JC Penneys and Dilliards., Oaks Mall, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $14.88/car
  • Website: thepopupmovietour.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Trinity UMC Father's Day Event

Father's Day Drive-Through! We invite you to come to Trinity's campus this Saturday, June 20 from 8 AM to 10 AM ...

Invisible Scavenger Hunt Run

Two Rules Running and Northline Navigation are proud to present the Invisible Scavenger Hunt Run, which will take place ALL ...

Newberry Watermelon Festival

Come out to experience the Annual Newberry Watermelon Festival. We will have craft and food vendors as well as family ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Countryway Town Square, 1739 SW 248th Dr. Suite 20, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $5 per vehicle
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sunshine State Babywearing Weekend Meeting

Sunshine State Babywearing, Inc. is a public charity whose mission is to provide babywearing education and support to caregivers in ...

Saturday Storytime at 4th Ave Food Park

Come join us every Saturday in the 4th Ave Food Park at 10AM for Story Time! Relax outdoors and let ...

Invisible Scavenger Hunt Run

Two Rules Running and Northline Navigation are proud to present the Invisible Scavenger Hunt Run, which will take place ALL ...

Father's Day at Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park Community Sundays

All Fathers get free admission with paid admission of a family member. Please note that we are encouraging social distancing and ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: Free for Fathers | $13.25/person | Children under 3 are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Carson Springs Wildlife Father's Day Tour

Great outdoor fun for the whole family. Feed Henry the rhino, meet baby Peanut, spotted hyena and see baby Red ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $29 ages 16+ , $15 ages 3-15
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Pop-Up Movie Tour at Oaks Mall

Come watch your favorite movies on our giant inflatable screens! 6/18 Shrek 6/19 Frozen II (7:50pm) and Jurassic Park (10:35pm) 6/20 Guardians of ...

  • 7:50 pm
  • Location: parking lot between JC Penneys and Dilliards., Oaks Mall, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: $14.88/car
  • Website: thepopupmovietour.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Gatorball Academy Monday Night Hitting Clinics

Monday Night Clinics: Players aged 8-14 are invited to attend. Improve Posture, Balance, Swing Mechanics, Mental Approach, Bat Speed

IndepenDance Studio Movement and Music Online

Join us online for a toddler dance party, including a DIY craft! Offered Monday 5:45- 6:30 pm & Thursday 4:45- ...

Free Financial Literacy Class for Kids (K - 5)

Want your kids to learn how to save, spend, & share MONEY? Register them for our FREE FINANCIAL LITERACY CLASS ...

Alachua County 4-H Sustainable Agriculture Virtual Camp

All youth are welcome to attend every Wednesday on Zoom!

Michaels Family Fun Online

Tune in to Michaels Facebook LIVE every Wednesday at 1pm for a fun family activity!

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Ignite Life Center Food Distribution Drive-Thru

Food will be dispersed this Thursday from 11am-2pm or until supplies last.

Florida Museum 360: Giants of Florida’s Prehistoric Past

Bring the Florida Museum to your home! Take a 360° virtual tour and learn about five of the most spectacular ...

IndepenDance Studio Movement and Music Online

Join us online for iBaby, iTots, Toddler Movement and Music! Offered Monday 5:45- 6:30 pm & Thursday 4:45- 5:30 pm

Bingo Night at Blackadder Brewing Company

B-I-N-G-O IS BACK! JUNE 25th @ 7PM! Join us for an evening of fun to benefit our friends at Lubee ...

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Blackadder Brewing Company, 618-A NW 60th St, Gainesville FL
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Archery 3D Outdoor League

Whether you are an avid hunter, target shooter, or someone just looking for a way to keep your skills honed, ...

Step 317 Dance Dreams Mini Session

Bring your little dancer to the studio in their favorite leotard or costume for a dance mini session.

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $29 session fee
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Step 317 Red White and Blue Mini Session

Join us at the studio inside the studio (no heat or rain) for a Red, White, & Blue themed session. ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: FREE if booked by 6/24
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Other, Free

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

M2 Battle Sports Newberry Open Play Friday

Outdoor activities are a great option to stay safe and healthy during this time. M2Battlesports outdoor laser tag is dedicated ...

Step 317 Red White and Blue Mini Session

Join us at the studio inside the studio (no heat or rain) for a Red, White, & Blue themed session. ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: FREE if booked by 6/24
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Other, Free

Food and Family Fun on the Farm

Join us tomorrow for a fun filled day of shopping and swapping on the farm! Come hungry and enjoy a ...

  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Sugar Camp Ranch, 387 SW Cumorah Hill St, Ft. White, FL
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Skate Station Funworks Roller Skating Lessons

You are NEVER too young or old to Learn to Skate! Skaters learn the basic skills of forward and backward skating, ...

POPS Together at Historic Haile Homestead

We are very excited to announce that by following all CDC and State/County Guidelines we will be having our annual ...

Sunshine State Babywearing Newborn Workshop

Join us for a small group session where you will learn how to use a variety of carriers to confidently ...

  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 2602 NW 6th St, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $25 for members of Sunshine State Babywearing, $35 per registration for non-members.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational & Tours

POPS Together at Historic Haile Homestead

We are very excited to announce that by following all CDC and State/County Guidelines we will be having our annual ...

Huntington Learning Center Reading Adventure

Join us for Storytime on Youtube! Monday K-3rd graders Wednesday 4-5th graders Friday 6th-8th graders. Join us at 1:00 PM Eastern.

Gatorball Academy Monday Night Hitting Clinics

Monday Night Clinics: Players aged 8-14 are invited to attend. Improve Posture, Balance, Swing Mechanics, Mental Approach, Bat Speed