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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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Sing in the New Year! A 2021 Sing-Along in Depot Park

Kick off the New Year in Depot Park with two days of music, food, fun, sweet treats, and chalk art!Jan. ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Depot Park, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Sing in the New Year! A 2021 Sing-Along in Depot Park

Kick off the New Year in Depot Park with two days of music, food, fun, sweet treats, and chalk art!Jan. ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Depot Park, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon League

Casual Play. 20 person max

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Hair Affair Free Back 2 School Cutz

Our Church will again, this School year, be offering Free Back 2 School Hair Cuts, at the end of the ...

  • 3:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Deeper Purpose Community Church 19930 N Us Hwy 441 Suite A High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Momentum Dance Arts Registration Event

Give your child the gift of dance!

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Momentum Dance: 15634 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Gamesville Tabletop Board Game Day

Open Tables for Board Game Players. 20 person max

  • 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Drive Thru Food Giveaway

The Saint Matthew Baptist Church in partnership with The City of Alachua Recreation Department is hosting a drive thru food ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Saint Matthew Baptist Church of Alachua, FL 15712 NW 140th St, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Happy New Year Story Time

Kick off the New Year with songs, stories, and a craft with Ms. Courtney. Purr-fect for preschoolers.

JCPenney Kids Zone

Pick up in store! Grab, shop, and go! Free crafts for kids, fast savings for parents. Kids get a free ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: JCPenney Kids Department, Oaks Mall, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.jcpenney.com
  • Category: Free

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon League

Casual Play. 20 person max

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Gainesville Street Rods Cruz-In

Register your car for a chance to win prizes. Show starts @ 6pm until we get tired, music and conversation ...

  • 6:00 pm
  • Location: Publix Super Market at Springhill Commons, 9200 NW 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Gamesville Tabletop Board Game Day

Open Tables for Board Game Players. 20 person max

  • 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Drive Thru Food Giveaway

The Saint Matthew Baptist Church in partnership with The City of Alachua Recreation Department is hosting a drive thru food ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Saint Matthew Baptist Church of Alachua, FL 15712 NW 140th St, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Foster Parent Orientation with Camelot Community Care

Loving Homes-Loving Families Wanted. Orientation for Therapeutic Foster Parents on how to become a foster parent. Information and class dates ...

Alachua County Council of PTA's Workshop on Careers, Colleges, and Majors

We are pleased to co-host this virtual workshop with Santa Fe College! 8th to 12th graders and their families, please ...

NEA Big Read Meetup: Lab Girl

Join the Florida Museum of Natural History and Alachua County Library District for the National Endowment for the Arts Big ...

Friday Night Lights at Newberry RC Park

Come out and join us for some outdoor R/C racing under the lights!

  • 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
  • Location: Newberry RC Park at Easton-Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 Northwest 16 Avenue, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 per class - FREE to observe
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon League

Casual Play. 20 person max

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration in Alachua

Join us at the MLK Day event in Alachua FL. We will be providing kids activities for the event. It ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Hathcock Community Center, 15818 NW 140th Street, Alachua, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Gamesville Tabletop Board Game Day

Open Tables for Board Game Players. 20 person max

  • 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Brazilian Skills Kids Capoeira Class

Come have fun with Instrutora Mel! Kids classes for ages 3 and up. We are taking all COVID safety precautions. ...

  • 5:00 pm
  • Location: 3832 W Newberry Rd, Suite 2B, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Tioga Town Center Playground Grand Opening

You’ve all been waiting, and it’s finally here! We’re so excited to announce that the Tioga Town Center Playground will ...

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Tioga Town Center, 105 SW 128th Street Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Oak Hall Saturday Tours

We are excited to welcome prospective families to our campus for Saturday tours starting in January. The Admission Team looks ...

  • 8:30 am - 12:15 pm
  • Location: Oak Hall School, 1700 SW 75th St, Gainesville FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.oakhall.org
  • Category: Free

LLL Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy Zoom Meeting

Join us for breastfeeding support and socializing on Zoom the 2nd Saturday of the month! An accredited Leader will be ...

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon League

Casual Play. 20 person max

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Gamesville Tabletop Board Game Day

Open Tables for Board Game Players. 20 person max

  • 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Exceptional Student Education (ESE) Family Workshop: Assistive Technologies

Appropriate for the caregivers of any child in the public school system that is on an IEP or 504 plan ...

FrogWatch USA Training Workshop

Become a citizen scientist! FrogWatch USA is a citizen science program of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) that ...

Drive-Thru Food Distribution

Free food distribution while supplies last

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: 4191 NE Waldo Rd, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Pizza with the Police

Hosted by High Springs Police Department in collaboration with City of High Springs. Free pizza, games, and music!

  • 12:00 pm
  • Location: Walter Howard Park: 18651 NW 250th St. High Springs, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

UF Carillon Recital

The UF Carillon Studio Concert Series offers a chance to hear the UF Carillon performed in a fifty-minute recital. Plans ...

  • 6:00 pm
  • Location: Century Tower Carillon, 375 Newell Dr, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

The Sunshine State Book Festival Online Event

Do you love to read? Or, maybe you want to read something new! Check out the Sunshine State Book Festival! ...

Hoggetowne at Home

Due to the continuance of the plaque, the King and Queen of Hoggetowne have sought out the talents of Merlin ...

Saturday Club Race at Newberry RC Park

Come out and join us for some outdoor R/C racing in the Florida sun!

  • 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Easton-Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 Northwest 16 Avenue, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 per class - FREE to observe
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon League

Casual Play. 20 person max

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Hoggetowne at Home

Due to the continuance of the plaque, the King and Queen of Hoggetowne have sought out the talents of Merlin ...