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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.

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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.

Archery 3D Outdoor League

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

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $15/night for non members, $10/night for members
  • Website: eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate at the Cade Museum

Guests can register to skate during current museum hours, on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (the last ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Skating is free with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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.

Carson Springs Wildlife July 4th Event

Join us for Doodle's Birthday Party! Lots of animal action , big cat feeding demos , warthog races. Wander on your ...

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: $25 adults, $10 under 12years old
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Bouncers July 4th Bike Parade

Decorate your bike, scooter, stroller etc with red/white/blue decor. Participate in our 2nd annual bike parade! Top 3 winners will ...

Lake Santa Fe Boat Parade

A long-standing tradition on Lake Santa Fe is the annual 4th of July Boat Parade. Typically the circumnavigation begins at ...

  • 11:00 am
  • Location: Lake Santa Fe Park, Northeast State Road 26, Melrose, Florida
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.melrosefl.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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, ...

  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 320606
  • Cost: $9/skater
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate at the Cade Museum

Guests can register to skate during current museum hours, on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (the last ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Skating is free with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

WUFT's Fanfares from Home

WUFT's FANFARES & FIREWORKS is on hiatus for 2020, however the Independence Day celebration will continue. Enjoy this special broadcast ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Night Skate at the Cade Museum

Each Thursday, from July 9th through August 20th, the museum will host themed skate nights. Enjoy a thrilling summer skate ...

  • 5:15 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Advanced registration required. Cost is $5 for guests and $3 for Cade Members.
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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, ...

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $15/night for non members, $10/night for members
  • Website: eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Kickball with the Cops in Archer

Bring your kids to Wilson Robinson Park on July 10th for Our First Annual Kickball with the Cops with Alachua ...

Skate at the Cade Museum

Guests can register to skate during current museum hours, on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (the last ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Skating is free with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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.

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, ...

  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 320606
  • Cost: $9/skater
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate at the Cade Museum

Guests can register to skate during current museum hours, on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (the last ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Skating is free with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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.

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.

Night Skate at the Cade Museum

Each Thursday, from July 9th through August 20th, the museum will host themed skate nights. Enjoy a thrilling summer skate ...

  • 5:15 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Advanced registration required. Cost is $5 for guests and $3 for Cade Members.
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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, ...

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $15/night for non members, $10/night for members
  • Website: eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate at the Cade Museum

Guests can register to skate during current museum hours, on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (the last ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Skating is free with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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.

Free Community Outdoor Family Yoga

Experience the many benefits of yoga that is safe for kids! Bring the kiddos along, and spend some time in ...

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, ...

  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 320606
  • Cost: $9/skater
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate at the Cade Museum

Guests can register to skate during current museum hours, on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (the last ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Skating is free with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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.

The Hippodrome presents Souvenir: Virtual Event Opening Night

Miss seeing people at the theater? Join us for our Opening Night Party ONLINE! Come and have conversations with the ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hippodrome presents Souvenir: Virtual Event

The Hippodrome Theatre is excited to launch it’s very first virtual production, Souvenir by Stephen Temperley, which will be pre-recorded ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.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.

The Hippodrome presents Souvenir: Virtual Event

The Hippodrome Theatre is excited to launch it’s very first virtual production, Souvenir by Stephen Temperley, which will be pre-recorded ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Night Skate at the Cade Museum

Each Thursday, from July 9th through August 20th, the museum will host themed skate nights. Enjoy a thrilling summer skate ...

  • 5:15 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Advanced registration required. Cost is $5 for guests and $3 for Cade Members.
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum hosts free Creative B Trivia Night Online

Go behind-the-scenes and discover how cool it is to work in a museum! In partnership with the UF Creative B ...

Archery 3D Outdoor League

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

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $15/night for non members, $10/night for members
  • Website: eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hippodrome presents Souvenir: Virtual Event

The Hippodrome Theatre is excited to launch it’s very first virtual production, Souvenir by Stephen Temperley, which will be pre-recorded ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate at the Cade Museum

Guests can register to skate during current museum hours, on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (the last ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Skating is free with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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.

The Hippodrome presents Souvenir: Virtual Event

The Hippodrome Theatre is excited to launch it’s very first virtual production, Souvenir by Stephen Temperley, which will be pre-recorded ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

PAVE Back to School Rally

You and your children are invited to the Annual Back to School Rally! Backpacks for the first 3,000 kids in ...

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: Alachua County Fairgrounds, 3100 NE 39th Ave, Gainesville FL 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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, ...

  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 320606
  • Cost: $9/skater
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate at the Cade Museum

Guests can register to skate during current museum hours, on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (the last ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Skating is free with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hippodrome presents Souvenir: Virtual Event

The Hippodrome Theatre is excited to launch it’s very first virtual production, Souvenir by Stephen Temperley, which will be pre-recorded ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

TCC Free Backpack Giveaway

TCC will be having their School Rocks Annual Free Backpack Give Away this Sunday from 1pm-4pm in Alachua, FL. Backpacks ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 15560 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, FL 32615-4806, United States
  • Website: facebook.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.

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.

Night Skate at the Cade Museum

Each Thursday, from July 9th through August 20th, the museum will host themed skate nights. Enjoy a thrilling summer skate ...

  • 5:15 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Advanced registration required. Cost is $5 for guests and $3 for Cade Members.
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum hosts free Creative B Trivia Night Online

Go behind-the-scenes and discover how cool it is to work in a museum! In partnership with the UF Creative B ...

Archery 3D Outdoor League

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

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $15/night for non members, $10/night for members
  • Website: eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Skate at the Cade Museum

Guests can register to skate during current museum hours, on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 – 4:00 pm (the last ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Skating is free with regular admission
  • Website: www.cademuseum.org
  • 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.

Millhopper School of Witchcraft and Wizardry at Millhopper Library

Join the staff of the Millhopper School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (MSWW) for a Facebook Live event to kick off ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Millhopper Branch Library, 3145 NW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun