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Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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October

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First Magnitude Brewing Company Spooktakular Films

Join us for more FREE big movies on the big screen at First Magnitude. This October we're showing some of ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company: 1220 SE Veitch St., Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free, but food and drinks will be available for purchase
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Marry Me Minimonies & Events A Scary Tale, Princess, and Pumpkin Party

Join us for a Princess Meet & Greet, Games, Face Painting, Fashion Show, & Costume Contest. About this event Marry Me Minimonies ...

First Magnitude Brewing Company Spooktakular Films

Join us for more FREE big movies on the big screen at First Magnitude. This October we're showing some of ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company: 1220 SE Veitch St., Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free, but food and drinks will be available for purchase
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Pinspiration Gainesville Fall Fest with Cereal Rush

Join Pinspiration Gainesville and Cereal Rush for a celebration of fall. There will be face painting, mini crafts, and more! ...

  • 11:00 am
  • Location: Pinspiration Gainesville 1132 NW 76th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free entry - crafts vary by project
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Trunk or Treat at Sunrise

Free Candy, Drinks, Halloween Music, and much more. Presented by Sunrise Auto Rentals & Sales and Your Local Geico Office.

Deeper Purpose Trunk R Treat & Fall Festival

Join us for our Annual Free Community Fall Festival. All activities are FREE FOR CHILDREN & FAMILIES! VENDORS. BOUNCE HOUSES. FACE ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Deeper Purpose Community Church 19930 N Us Hwy 441 Suite A High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Spooktober Rock

This spectacular Spooktober Rock will have a $10.00 admission per person. That will include a tour through the Old Glichrist ...

Family-Friendly Pumpkin Carving Party

Join FPRA (Florida Public Relations Association) for a family-friendly pop-up PR event at Cypress and Grove! Be sure to BYOP ...

High Springs Brewing Company Halloween Movie Night

Join us for a Hocus Pocus Halloween Movie Night! We'll be playing Hocus Pocus on the big screen starting at ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: 18562 NW 237th St, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: free admission. Food & drinks for sale
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

First Magnitude Brewing Company Spooktakular Films

Join us for more FREE big movies on the big screen at First Magnitude. This October we're showing some of ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company: 1220 SE Veitch St., Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free, but food and drinks will be available for purchase
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Lowe's Halloween Trick-or-Treat Tryouts

Register to join us at your local Lowe's store for Hal-LOWE-en Trick-or-Treat Tryouts. Families are invited to register and come ...

Gainesville Health and Fitness Family Trick or Treat Night Out

Looking for something spooky for the kids? GHF is hosting a family trick or treat night out for the community! ...

  • 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Gainesville Health & Fitness Main Center: 4820 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

City of Gainesville Halloween on the Green Movie at Ironwood Golf Course

Movie: Halloweentown - Bring your blankets and watch the classic movie Halloweentown - Ironwood’s concessions will be open and TBD Food Trucks ...

Kirby Family Farm's BooBoo's Halloween Party

**THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED** Children ages 10 & Under, along with their families, are invited to BooBoo’s Halloween Party. Creepy ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: 19630 NE 30th St, Williston, Florida 32696
  • Cost: $10.99 in advance | $15 at the gate
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Roger's Farm Autumn Market

Join us for our first ever Autumn Market! Roger's Farm Autumn Market is a one stop shop for all things ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Rogers Farm, 3831 NW 156th Ave., Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: Included with admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

BSU Fall Festival

This year, the University of Florida's Black Student Union plans to host a free fall festival geared toward Gainesville/Alachua County ...

  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Flavet Field (Woodlawn Dr, Gainesville, FL 32603)
  • Cost: free
  • Category: Holiday Events

Otter Springs Fall Festival

Spooktakular fun for community and campers. Free popcorn for everyone and free bagged candy for children. Chili Cook Off. Animal ...

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Otter Springs Park and Campground: 6470 SW 80th Ave, Trenton, FL 32693
  • Cost: free
  • Website: ottersprings.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Fanning Springs Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat, Try to stay 6 feet, We will give your kids lots of candy to eat

Starlight's Pumpkin Patch Pageant

Beauty Pageant for girls babies to adults and boys up to 8 years old. All contestants receive beautiful crowns, trophies ...

Sun Country Sports Mini Howl-A-Palooza

A Kids only special event. Kids come dressed in costume. Carnival games and prizes. Obstacle Courses, bounce houses, and Ninjazone. ...

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Sun Country Sports Center, 333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669
  • Cost: $35/child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Noah's Endeavor Halloween Event

Please join Noah’s Endeavor and UF Pre-Dental Society for pumpkin decorating, crafts, fun, and friendship for ALL! We welcome friends, ...

Keller Williams Realty Gainesville Realty Partners Free Fall Photos and Free Pumpkins!

Come and stop by at the Alachua Pumpkin Patch (15710 NW US Hwy 441, Alachua, 32615 - Sponsored by First ...

Trinity UMC Fall Fest Trunk n Treat

We are so excited to bring back our annual Fall Fest on October 24th from 3:30-5:30pm This family friendly event ...

  • 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Trinity United Methodist Church: 4000 NW 53rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: FREE event
  • Website: trinitygnv.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

First Magnitude Brewing Company Spooktakular Films

Join us for more FREE big movies on the big screen at First Magnitude. This October we're showing some of ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company: 1220 SE Veitch St., Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free, but food and drinks will be available for purchase
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

HarborChase Trunk or Treat

Join us for a spooky good time and celebrate Halloween in style with chef-prepared treats and potent potions. Associates and ...

Littlewood Trunk or Treat

Join us for Trunk or Treat!

  • 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Littlewood Elementary School Parking Lot, 812 NW 34th Street, Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Youth Night & Community Fall Festival

Bring your family! Bring your friends! Come out & join us for this evening full of fun, food, candy, haunts, music ...

  • 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Duval Community Partnership (old Duval Elementary School) - 2106 NE 8th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Nightmare on the Santa Fe: Haunted Paddle

The dark waters are rising on the Santa Fe … who knows what horrors lurk beneath the surface…??? In the ...

Charter Senior Living Trunk or Treat Halloween Festival

Join us for our "Trunk or Treat Halloween Festival" We will have decorated trunks for Trunk or Treating, Craft/Food/Business vendors ...

Dolce Vita Bakery Spooktakular

Come bring the kids to enjoy free cupcakes and Halloween trick or treating. Make sure to dress up in your ...

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Dolce Vita Bakery Cafe: 4908 NW 34th Street, Suite 2, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Carson Springs Halloween Drive Thru Safari

Come try out a Drive-thru Safari through our sanctuary. Get an up close view of 35 rare and endangered species ...

High Springs Brewing Company Halloween Madness

Join us for a night of Halloween Madness! Costume contest, special witches brews, food trucks and live music. Come on ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
  • Location: 18562 NW 237th St, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: free admission. Food , drinks, and craft kits for sale
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Plaza Health & Rehab: Pumpkin Town- Trunk or Treat

The Plaza Health and Rehab will be hosting an outdoor Halloween Spooktacular event. There will be a trunk or treat, ...

Super Sports and Scuba Underwater Pumpkin Carving

12 annual Underwater Pumpkin carving event. This is a family event. You can dive, snorkel, swim, try scuba, or just ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 5390 NE 180th Ave, Williston, FL, 32696
  • Cost: $45 Day Dive and Pumpkin Carving | $30 Night Dive | $70 Dany and Night Dive
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Jenkins Kia Pumpkin Painting Contest

Bring the Kids down to Jenkins Kia of Gainesville and participate in our pumpkin painting competition. First 40 children only. ...

Waldo Farmers and Flea Market Trick or Treat and Haunted House

Come Bring Kiddos Out for the Halloween Excitement Saturday and Sunday 9am-Close! Haunted House, Trick or Treat from Participating Vendors! ...

Trenton's Nightmare on First Street

We are excited to announce Trenton's 2nd Annual Nightmare on First Street! This year, we will be having Arts & ...

US Auto Sales Trunk or Treat

Come dressed in your best Halloween costume. Bring your bags to collect candy and invite your family, friends, and neighbors! ...

Waldo Farmers and Flea Market Trick or Treat and Haunted House

Come Bring Kiddos Out for the Halloween Excitement Saturday and Sunday 9am-Close! Haunted House, Trick or Treat from Participating Vendors! ...

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary BOO at the ROO

Join us this weekend for a wonderful time with rescued animals. Dress up in your awesome costume, bring treats for ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Rooterville Animal Sanctuary, 1208 N County Rd, Melrose, FL 32666
  • Cost: Donations accepted
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Alive Kids Candy Palooza

Alive Kids Ministry welcomes your children ages six weeks through 5th grade to our 11:30 Candypalooza! Come dressed as your ...

Trunk or Treat at Gainesville Harley-Davidson

Stuff your bikes full of candy and head down to Gainesville Harley-Davidson! The kids can stock up on Candy! We ...

  • 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Gainesville Harley-Davidson 4125 NW 97th Blvd, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Carson Springs Halloween Drive Thru Safari

Come try out a Drive-thru Safari through our sanctuary. Get an up close view of 35 rare and endangered species ...