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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

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October

One time classes, workshops, and clinics open to kids and families. 

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UF Softball Fall Pitching Camp

Have a chance to work with the Florida Softball pitching staff to improve your pitching mechanics by working on various ...

UF Softball Catching Only Camp

Camp will cover offensive, defensive, and team concept instruction in a fast-paced, elite learning environment. The limited numbers at camp ...

UF Softball Elite Prospect Camp

Camp will cover offensive and defensive instruction in a fast-paced, elite learning environment. The limited numbers at camp help to ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

Sun Country Sports Center Splash Jam

Ages 3 and up are welcome to join us at Splash Jam for extra time in the pool! Splash Jam is ...

Sun Country Sports Center Ninja Jam

Ninja Jam is the perfect option for your child if you don’t want to commit to regularly scheduled class or ...

UF Softball Elite Prospect Camp

Camp will cover offensive and defensive instruction in a fast-paced, elite learning environment. The limited numbers at camp help to ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks Storytime

Bring your littles (ages 0-5) to hear our educators bring to life stories that are both fun and educational. The ...

Gatorball Academy Monday Night Hitting Clinics

Monday Night Hitting Clinics: Players aged 9-14 are invited to attend. Learn proper hitting mechanics.

Smart Start at Zion

We are gearing up for an 8 WEEK Fall Session! This fall we’ll meet on Tuesdays only at 10:00 and ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Kids Capoeira

Kids’ Capoeira with Capoeira Massapê Gainesville happens at the SWAG Family Resource Center. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial arts program ...

Cade Museum Junior Inventor Night

Junior Inventor Night Grades K-2 Children need encouragement and space to expand their understanding of the world and become problem solvers. ...

Cade Museum Inventor Night

Inventor Night Grades 3-6 Children need encouragement and space to expand their understanding of the world and become problem solvers. The ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe - An Afternoon of Pasta Making

Enjoy an afternoon learning to make fresh pasta. Start by learning the basics to an egg pasta dough and techniques ...

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00/per person includes cooking class instruction, materials, supplies and printed recipes to take home
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Searchlight Yoga Kids Class

This class will get your little kid moving!!!! We’ll explore movement and breathing and centering exercises. It will be a ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center:VIRTUAL Instructor Lead Breastfeeding and Pumping Class

Breastfeeding and Pumping Combo - (4-hr class) This class covers breastfeeding basics and includes access to our free online breastfeeding ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Sun Country Sports Center Broadway Babies

Do you have a little one who loves to move and dance? We have the perfect parent-toddler activity for your ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center: Instructor Led VIRTUAL Newborn Care Class

This class covers feeding, bathing, diapering, health, comforting, and safety. It provides demonstration and will help to increase your confidence ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe - Pasta and Sauce Cooking Class

Come out and enjoy a fun evening learning to make fresh pasta’s from scratch. Students will also have a choice ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00/per person includes a full dinner of pasta with choice of sauce, all supplies, cooking class instruction and printed recipes.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Equestrians Unlimited Toddler & Preschool Program

This fun program is specifically for our littlest equestrians! Calling all Toddlers/Preschoolers! Come grab a pony ride and re-introducing: a ...

Leslie Tharpe Designs Blacksmith Workshop - Survival Knife (2 day workshop)

On day one we dive into the forging of your blade. The goal of this class is to learn basic ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

Sun Country Sports Center Splash Jam

Ages 3 and up are welcome to join us at Splash Jam for extra time in the pool! Splash Jam is ...

Board Babes of Gainesville Girls and Boys Sk8 Clinic

Grades K-6 participants will learn how to skateboard, safety first guidelines, the history of skateboarding, be provided lunch, music, raffles, ...

UF College Prep Cheer Clinic

Open to participants ages 15 and above. These clinics are for those that are interested in preparing to tryout for ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Gators Indoor Practice Facility, 2100 SW 2nd Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • Cost: Females $60 (Cash ONLY) Males $25 Current UF Male Students FREE
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Cade Museum Little Sparks Storytime

Bring your littles (ages 0-5) to hear our educators bring to life stories that are both fun and educational. The ...

Painting with a Twist: Wicked Owlivia

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe Making Herb Focaccia Bread Cooking Class

Join us on a Sunday afternoon learning all about the classic Italian flat bread know as Focaccia. Focaccia is an ...

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00 per Person, includes all ingredients, supplies, class instruction, bread samplings and printed recipes to take home. Aprons recommended.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Gatorball Academy Monday Night Hitting Clinics

Monday Night Hitting Clinics: Players aged 9-14 are invited to attend. Learn proper hitting mechanics.

Smart Start at Zion

We are gearing up for an 8 WEEK Fall Session! This fall we’ll meet on Tuesdays only at 10:00 and ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Home with Dee: Room on the Broom

Let’s start celebrating Halloween early with the fun and wacky book Room on the Broom. Students will learn how to ...

Kids Capoeira

Kids’ Capoeira with Capoeira Massapê Gainesville happens at the SWAG Family Resource Center. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial arts program ...

Cade Museum Inventor Night

Inventor Night Grades 3-6 Children need encouragement and space to expand their understanding of the world and become problem solvers. The ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Searchlight Yoga Kids Class

This class will get your little kid moving!!!! We’ll explore movement and breathing and centering exercises. It will be a ...

TeenTober Creative Writing Workshop

Join local teacher and writer Johnny Bell for a live virtual creative writing workshop about the writing process for creating ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center: VIRTUAL Instructor Led Prepared Childbirth Class

This class will help you to feel more confident about the upcoming birth of your baby. You will learn about ...

Aqua Angels Artistic Synchronized Swimming Camp

Come join us and try artistic swimming (formally known as synchronized swimming). This amazing sport combines cheerleading, dance, gymnastics, and ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center: Instructor Led VIRTUAL Newborn Care Class

This class covers feeding, bathing, diapering, health, comforting, and safety. It provides demonstration and will help to increase your confidence ...

UF Health Breastfeeding Class

This two hour class is designed for couples who are at least 28 weeks pregnant and desire to breastfeed their ...

The Details by KMW Mini Craft Camp

Can't wait to make some fUn HaLLoWeEn crafts together! Camp is for first graders and older

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Aqua Angels Artistic Synchronized Swimming Camp

Come join us and try artistic swimming (formally known as synchronized swimming). This amazing sport combines cheerleading, dance, gymnastics, and ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

Sun Country Sports Center Splash Jam

Ages 3 and up are welcome to join us at Splash Jam for extra time in the pool! Splash Jam is ...

Sun Country Sports Center Ninja Jam

Ninja Jam is the perfect option for your child if you don’t want to commit to regularly scheduled class or ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks Storytime

Bring your littles (ages 0-5) to hear our educators bring to life stories that are both fun and educational. The ...

Corks and Colors: All Ages Jack O Lantern

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Arrive at 12:15 to choose your seat and colors! Only ...

Gatorball Academy Monday Night Hitting Clinics

Monday Night Hitting Clinics: Players aged 9-14 are invited to attend. Learn proper hitting mechanics.

Smart Start at Zion

We are gearing up for an 8 WEEK Fall Session! This fall we’ll meet on Tuesdays only at 10:00 and ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Home with Dee: Making Potions

Let’s become witches and warlocks and learn how to make potions like any master would! Students will have fun exploring ...

Kids Capoeira

Kids’ Capoeira with Capoeira Massapê Gainesville happens at the SWAG Family Resource Center. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial arts program ...

Cade Museum Inventor Night

Inventor Night Grades 3-6 Children need encouragement and space to expand their understanding of the world and become problem solvers. The ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe Herb Bread and Yeast Doughs

Explore making bread from scratch. Learn how to work with yeast dough’s in this class by learning how to combine ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00 per person, includes light beverages & snacks as well as all supplies, cooking instructions and printed recipes.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Searchlight Yoga Kids Class

This class will get your little kid moving!!!! We’ll explore movement and breathing and centering exercises. It will be a ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center:VIRTUAL Instructor Led Breastfeeding and Pumping Class

Breastfeeding and Pumping Combo - (4-hr class) This class covers breastfeeding basics and includes access to our free online breastfeeding ...

Aqua Angels Artistic Synchronized Swimming Camp

Come join us and try artistic swimming (formally known as synchronized swimming). This amazing sport combines cheerleading, dance, gymnastics, and ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Sun Country Sports Center Broadway Babies

Do you have a little one who loves to move and dance? We have the perfect parent-toddler activity for your ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe - Fettucine and Bolognese Sauce Cooking Class

Join us for a night of learning to make fresh pasta and sauce. This class will explore making fresh pasta ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00/per person includes a pasta dinner, all supplies, cooking class instruction and printed recipes.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

UF Health Childbirth and Newborn Education Class

The Childbirth and Newborn Education Class is intended to prepare expectant parents for labor, birth, the post-partum period, and caring ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center: Instructor Led VIRTUAL Newborn Care Class

This class covers feeding, bathing, diapering, health, comforting, and safety. It provides demonstration and will help to increase your confidence ...

Aqua Angels Artistic Synchronized Swimming Camp

Come join us and try artistic swimming (formally known as synchronized swimming). This amazing sport combines cheerleading, dance, gymnastics, and ...

Free Community Yoga Day

Join 352Creates for our #CreateInPlace day with a free, multi-level community yoga class. Local certified yoga instructor, Sarah Ingley, will ...

Leslie Tharpe Designs Blacksmith Workshop - Snake Bracelet

Enjoy this beginner friendly blacksmithing workshop while focusing on the subject of wearable work. Students will be encouraged to follow ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center: VIRTUAL Instructor Led Prepared Childbirth Class

This class will help you to feel more confident about the upcoming birth of your baby. You will learn about ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks Storytime

Bring your littles (ages 0-5) to hear our educators bring to life stories that are both fun and educational. The ...

Corks and Colors: All Ages Narwhal

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Arrive at 12:15 to choose your seat and colors! Only ...

Painting with a Twist: Merwitch

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...

Gatorball Academy Monday Night Hitting Clinics

Monday Night Hitting Clinics: Players aged 9-14 are invited to attend. Learn proper hitting mechanics.

Smart Start at Zion

We are gearing up for an 8 WEEK Fall Session! This fall we’ll meet on Tuesdays only at 10:00 and ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Home with Dee: Monsters Halloween Fun

Let’s celebrate Halloween by making monster masks, reading fun monster books, and later exploring science by making Magic Monster Balloons. ...

Kids Capoeira

Kids’ Capoeira with Capoeira Massapê Gainesville happens at the SWAG Family Resource Center. Capoeira is a Brazilian martial arts program ...

Cade Museum Inventor Night

Inventor Night Grades 3-6 Children need encouragement and space to expand their understanding of the world and become problem solvers. The ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Searchlight Yoga Kids Class

This class will get your little kid moving!!!! We’ll explore movement and breathing and centering exercises. It will be a ...

North Florida Regional Medical Center: VIRTUAL Instructor Led Prepared Childbirth Class

This class will help you to feel more confident about the upcoming birth of your baby. You will learn about ...

MP Health Mommy and Me Class

Who needs a barbell when you have a baby? Butler Plaza Mommy and Me class. Workout mats provided. Tuesday: 10am on ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, ...

Introduction to Comic Books with Sequential Arts Workshop

Join us as instructors from the Sequential Artists Workshop, Gainesville's very own comics school, walk you through the art and ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe Making Ravioli

Enjoy an evening making fresh raviolis from scratch & then eat them all yourself! There is nothing more satisfying than ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00 per person and includes a ravioli dinner with your choice of sauce.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Leslie Tharpe Designs Blacksmith Workshop - Sea Creature Necklace Knife

Enjoy this fantastic into to bladesmithing workshop. We'll begin by forging your necklace knife, and follow up by heat treating ...

Aikido for Kids and Teens - FREE

Join us at Aikido of Gainesville, Inc. on Saturday for free Kids and Teens Aikido! Whats the catch? None, it's ...

Sun Country Sports Center Splash Jam

Ages 3 and up are welcome to join us at Splash Jam for extra time in the pool! Splash Jam is ...

Sun Country Sports Center Ninja Jam

Ninja Jam is the perfect option for your child if you don’t want to commit to regularly scheduled class or ...

Sun Country Sports Center Gym Jam and Gym Jam Jr.

Gym Jam and Gym Jam Jr. are perfect gymnastic options for your child if you don’t want to commit to ...

Leslie Tharpe Designs Blacksmith Workshop - Candie Bowl

Forge a candy bowl to surprise your trick-or-treaters with! This is a great intro to sheet metalworking class and yields ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks Storytime

Bring your littles (ages 0-5) to hear our educators bring to life stories that are both fun and educational. The ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe Brunch and Crepes

Join us for a fun Sunday Brunch of fresh buttery crepes filled and topped with your choice ingredients and toppings. ...

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $50.00/per person, includes class instructions, crepe demonstration and a full brunch of crepes and side dishes as well as printed recipes.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Corks and Colors All Ages: Moonlit Tree

Perfect for kids or adults with any level of experience! Arrive at 12:15 to choose your seat. Only 10 spots ...

Painting with a Twist: Halloween Cuties~ Costume pARTy

Recommended age is 6 and up to work independently on their canvas, but all children are welcome! Children under 12 ...