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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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Free Friday Concert Series

It's the BIG one! Announcing Free Fridays 2021 Concert Series schedule! Shows are online in May followed by the return ...

Depot Park parkrun

Depot Park parkrun is a FREE, weekly, timed 5K open to all runners and walkers of all fitness levels and ...

  • 7:30 am - 9:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Windsor Zucchini Festival

Fund raiser for Windsor Volunteer Fire Department and Melrose Volunteer Fire Department. Over 100 Arts & Craft Vendors, Live Music, ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 7 miles east of Gainesville on County Road 234 between State Road 20 (Hawthorne Road) and State Road 26 (Orange Heights
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Morningside Nature Center Wildflower Walks

Take a walk on the wildflower side! The Jean Dorney Memorial Wildflower Walks are free and take place every Saturday ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Morningside Nature Center, Education Bldg, 3540 E. University Ave. Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Central Florida Peanut Festival

This will be the day to “GO NUTS” at the Central Florida Peanut Festival in Williston! A day of family ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Heritage Park, Main Street, Williston, Florida
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: visitnaturecoast.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Windsor Zucchini Festival

Fund raiser for Windsor Volunteer Fire Department and Melrose Volunteer Fire Department. Over 100 Arts & Craft Vendors, Live Music, ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 7 miles east of Gainesville on County Road 234 between State Road 20 (Hawthorne Road) and State Road 26 (Orange Heights
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Florida Gators Volleyball vs. Ole MISS

Cheer on the Florida Gators Volleyball team!

  • 1:00 pm
  • Location: Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Free

Harn Museum Weekend Tours

Enjoy a friendly discussion about the museum’s exhibitions with a free Docent-led tour.

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Harn Museum of Art - 3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Florida Gators Soccer vs. Ole Miss

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

Birds and Brews Guided Walks at First Magnitude

First Magnitude is teaming up with the Alachua Audubon society to host monthly, socially-distanced, bird walks! We will meet the ...

  • 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free event
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Science Tales

Every Tuesday this fall at 11 a.m. we're partnering with local scientists for live virtual Science Tales programs. Join your ...

Kids Capoeira

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

  • 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm
  • Location: SWAG Family Resource Center Linton Oaks Neighborhood in Gainesville
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: swadvocacygroup.org
  • Category: Free

First Magnitude Brainaholics Trivia

Join us for the best and most unique trivia in town, Brainaholics! Come out to team trivia at First Magnitude ...

  • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewery, 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Lightnin' Salvage Trivia Night

20 of the most mind bending, off the wall, crazy and zany questions you'll hear in one night! Make a ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Lightnin' Salvage: 1800 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: free entry
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Campus USA Credit Union Movie on the Lawn Event

Movie: Monsters, Inc. CAMPUS USA Credit Union presents our 10th Annual Movie on the Lawn! Bring the family and enjoy a ...

  • 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: 14007 NW 1st Rd, Newberry FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

UF Homecoming Festival

The Homecoming Festival is a great opportunity for student organizations and local businesses to promote themselves by offering fun activities ...

UF Homecoming Parade

Kick off the homecoming festivities with the largest student-run parade in the nation. With over 120 organizations participating ranging from ...

  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Location: University Avenue, Gainesville, fL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: gatorgrowl.org
  • Category: Free

Chomp the Block at Celebration Pointe

Kick-off your Gator home game weekend on Friday night at Celebration Pointe. Chomp The Block, the Official Block Party of ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe Northwest Corner of I-75 And Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.celebrationpointe.com
  • Category: Free

Tioga Concert Night - Couch Messiahs

Bring your lawn chairs and come enjoy the sounds of Couch Messiahs. Relax and enjoy music under the stars at ...

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Tioga Town Center, 133 SW 130th Way, Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Depot Park parkrun

Depot Park parkrun is a FREE, weekly, timed 5K open to all runners and walkers of all fitness levels and ...

  • 7:30 am - 9:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Santa Fe Fall Community Day

Free fun for the whole family! Live Music Kid Zone with games, story time, bounce house, and more Yard Sale Vendors Food Bake Sale

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Santa Fe Baptist Church 7505 NW CR 236, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Morningside Nature Center Wildflower Walks

Take a walk on the wildflower side! The Jean Dorney Memorial Wildflower Walks are free and take place every Saturday ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Morningside Nature Center, Education Bldg, 3540 E. University Ave. Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Gainesville Cars and Coffee

Gainesville Cars & Coffee is a gathering for automotive enthusiasts of all types from exotics and classics to imports and ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Whole Foods Butler Town Center, 3490 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Florida Gators Soccer vs.Missouri

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

Harn Museum Weekend Tours

Enjoy a friendly discussion about the museum’s exhibitions with a free Docent-led tour.

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Harn Museum of Art - 3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Indigenous Peoples' Day Celebration

Join community leaders and members of the Indigenous Peoples' Day task force to honor Indigenous Peoples' Day at City Hall ...

  • 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: City Hall, 200 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

NAMI Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group - Meets Second and Fourth Monday of each month. This is for adults that have a family ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Science Tales

Every Tuesday this fall at 11 a.m. we're partnering with local scientists for live virtual Science Tales programs. Join your ...

Kids Capoeira

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

  • 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm
  • Location: SWAG Family Resource Center Linton Oaks Neighborhood in Gainesville
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: swadvocacygroup.org
  • Category: Free

First Magnitude Brainaholics Trivia

Join us for the best and most unique trivia in town, Brainaholics! Come out to team trivia at First Magnitude ...

  • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewery, 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

TeenTober Creative Writing Workshop

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

Lightnin' Salvage Trivia Night

20 of the most mind bending, off the wall, crazy and zany questions you'll hear in one night! Make a ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Lightnin' Salvage: 1800 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: free entry
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

"On the Road" Walk-up Vaccine Event at Wims Hair Studio

UF HealthStreet, UF Health, and UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute will be providing free COVID-19 vaccines for ages 12+, ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

O2BKids New SuperCenter Ribbon Cutting

Join us as we open our NEW, Innovative Education Flagship O2B Kids location. We will have prizes, fun and a ...

  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: O2BKids NEW SuperCenter: 7383 SW 17th Rd, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Harn Museum Nights

Join us for this once-a-month event taking place at the museum. Speakers and artists help our visitors connect with art ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: SW 34th Street and Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free food and admission
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Oktoberfest at the High Springs Brewing Company

Traditional Oktoberfest Food, Hotdogs, Music, Opportunity Basket, 50/50 Opportunity, free children's arts and crafts

  • 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Brewing Company: 18562 NW 237th St. High Springs, F:
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

City of Waldo Fall Festival

We will be hosting the return of our City of Waldo Fall Festival, an annual event with over 30 years ...

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: 14450 NE 148th Ave, Waldo, FL 32694
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: waldo-fl.com
  • Category: Free

Free Friday Concert Series

It's the BIG one! Announcing Free Fridays 2021 Concert Series schedule! Shows are online in May followed by the return ...

Depot Park parkrun

Depot Park parkrun is a FREE, weekly, timed 5K open to all runners and walkers of all fitness levels and ...

  • 7:30 am - 9:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

UF IFAS Family Fishing Days

FFS hosts monthly events (March through November) that provide families the opportunity to fish together in a safe and fun ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 7922 NW 71st Street Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: ffgs.ifas.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Morningside Nature Center Wildflower Walks

Take a walk on the wildflower side! The Jean Dorney Memorial Wildflower Walks are free and take place every Saturday ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Morningside Nature Center, Education Bldg, 3540 E. University Ave. Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

BBQ from the Hart

Hart Springs is home to one of the largest springs in Florida and one of the newest BBQ Festivals in ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Hart Springs: 4009 SW 80th Way, Bell, FL 32619
  • Cost: Free General Admission
  • Website: bbqfromthehart.com
  • Category: Free

Thornebrook Art Festival

Our annual art festival is back! Fine artists and craftsmen will be exhibiting throughout the park-like setting of Thornebrook Village ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Thornebrook Village, 2441 NW 43rd Street in Gainesville FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: thornebrookvillage.com
  • Category: Free

Cedar Key Seafood Festival

Organized by the Cedar Key Lions Club, this 51st festival marks over a half-century of great food, entertainment, shopping and ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Cedar Key, 2nd Street and Cedar Key Beach.
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: cedarkey.org
  • Category: Free

Alachua Conservation Trust Pumpkin Spice & Everything Nice

Join us for pumpkin carving and tasty treats at Rockwood Park for ACT’s annual Pumpkin Spice & Everything Nice event. ...

Harn Museum Weekend Tours

Enjoy a friendly discussion about the museum’s exhibitions with a free Docent-led tour.

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Harn Museum of Art - 3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Florida Museum 360º: Giants of Florida's Prehistoric Past

Take a virtual tour and meet the spectacular giants in the Florida Museum of Natural History's “Florida Fossils: Evolution of ...

Alachua Conservation Trust Grassland Bird Habitat Restoration and eBird Tutorial Walk

Join us at Fox Pen Preserve to tour one of ACT and Alachua County's newest preserves. Led by ACT staff, ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Science Tales

Every Tuesday this fall at 11 a.m. we're partnering with local scientists for live virtual Science Tales programs. Join your ...

Kids Capoeira

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

  • 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm
  • Location: SWAG Family Resource Center Linton Oaks Neighborhood in Gainesville
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: swadvocacygroup.org
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 5:00 pm
  • Location: Cypress & Grove Brewing Co., 1001 NW 4th St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Lightnin' Salvage Trivia Night

20 of the most mind bending, off the wall, crazy and zany questions you'll hear in one night! Make a ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Lightnin' Salvage: 1800 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: free entry
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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: Free

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: All Lowe's locations
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.lowes.com
  • Category: Free

Live and Local Fall Concert Series at Bo Diddley Plaza

Live & Local is a FREE, all ages concert series featuring Gainesville's best and brightest emerging talent! The City of ...

  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Bo Diddley Plaza, 111 E. University Ave.,Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Oak Hall School presents The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz is a musical based on the 1939 film of the same name, with a book adapted ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: Oak Hall School, Cofrin Gallery, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Blackadder Brewing Company Blocktoberfest

Roll out the barrels and we'll have a barrel of fun! Break out your lederhosen and dirndls! It's time for ...

  • 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Blackadder Brewing 618 NW 60th St Suite A
  • Cost: FREE entry
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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: Free

Let Them Come Concert Series

Join us for a night of music, food, and fun to help raise funds to finish the accessible playground at ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Celebration United Methodist Church: 9501 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Greenfield Fall Festival

Come join us for our free, family, fun fall festival! Food trucks, games, hay rides, cow train, and so much ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Avenue, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Ironwood Golf Course: 2100 NE 39th Avenue, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Depot Park parkrun

Depot Park parkrun is a FREE, weekly, timed 5K open to all runners and walkers of all fitness levels and ...

  • 7:30 am - 9:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Swamp Cup

UF Club Quidditch is so excited to announce that our annual tournament is back! This tournament is open to the ...

  • 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Hume Field at UF
  • Cost: Free for spectators
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Morningside Nature Center Wildflower Walks

Take a walk on the wildflower side! The Jean Dorney Memorial Wildflower Walks are free and take place every Saturday ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Morningside Nature Center, Education Bldg, 3540 E. University Ave. Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

European Car Show at Butler Town Center

Butler Enterprises is excited to announce the inaugural European Car Show, in partnership with the BMW Car Club of America ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Cheesecake Factory, Butler Town Center, 2851 SW 35th Dr, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.shopatbutler.com
  • Category: Free

Florida Gators Soccer vs. LSU

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

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, ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Westside Park, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Alachua Pumpkin Patch (15710 NW US Hwy 441, Alachua, 32615
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.signupgenius.com
  • Category: Free

Harn Museum Weekend Tours

Enjoy a friendly discussion about the museum’s exhibitions with a free Docent-led tour.

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Harn Museum of Art - 3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Alachua Pumpkin Patch Tractor Rides

Bring your whole family and come enjoy the pumpkin patch & hayride!

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Alachua's Pumpkin Patch, 15710 NW US Highway 441, Alachua, Florida 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

NAMI Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group - Meets Second and Fourth Monday of each month. This is for adults that have a family ...

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Science Tales

Every Tuesday this fall at 11 a.m. we're partnering with local scientists for live virtual Science Tales programs. Join your ...

Kids Capoeira

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

  • 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm
  • Location: SWAG Family Resource Center Linton Oaks Neighborhood in Gainesville
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: swadvocacygroup.org
  • Category: Free

First Magnitude Brainaholics Trivia

Join us for the best and most unique trivia in town, Brainaholics! Come out to team trivia at First Magnitude ...

  • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewery, 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, youngsters, with an adult, can meet and greet farm animals ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Ghouls, Goblins, and Greeks

The University of Florida's Junior Panhellenic Council is hosting their annual Ghouls, Goblins, and Greeks Event on Sorority Row. Please ...

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: UF Sorority Row, located on East and West Panhellenic Dr., between 8th and 9th Ave. Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

First Baptist Church of Ft. McCoy Fall Festival

Fun for the family. We'll have booths set up with games for the kids and we'll be giving out lots ...

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: 11350 E Highway 316, Fort McCoy
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Public Schools: What's New for 2021-2022

Find out about all the new resources available for your student through ACPS! Register today! * K-5 Standards and ...

National Immigrants Day Celebration

The City of Gainesville welcomes our neighbors to the steps of City Hall on Thursday, Oct. 28 at 9:45 a.m. ...

  • 9:45 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: City Hall, 200 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Storytime on the Green

Join us for outdoor stories and songs with library staff at Story Time on the Green four days a week ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Various locations around Gainesville - see description for details
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Cade Museum Lights on Afterschool Program

Fun creative activities, refreshments, after-school providers and free entry

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: The Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: FREE admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

UF Gators Swimming and Diving vs Georgia

Join us at the O'Connell Center pool as we match up against SEC rival Georgia.

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Stephen C. O’Connell Center 250 Gale Lemerand Drive Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 1:00 pm
  • Location: Charter Senior Living Center: 1001 SW 62nd Blvd Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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: Free

Trunk or Treat at the YMCA

Join the YMCA for a family fun Trunk-or-Treat. This event is FREE and open to the community.

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: 5201 NW 34th St, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: free
  • Website: ncfymca.org
  • Category: Free

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: Free

Depot Park parkrun

Depot Park parkrun is a FREE, weekly, timed 5K open to all runners and walkers of all fitness levels and ...

  • 7:30 am - 9:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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. ...

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Jenkins Kia: 2810 N. Main St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Morningside Nature Center Wildflower Walks

Take a walk on the wildflower side! The Jean Dorney Memorial Wildflower Walks are free and take place every Saturday ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Morningside Nature Center, Education Bldg, 3540 E. University Ave. Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Micanopy Fall Festival

Micanopy Florida is a scenic location for a fall arts and crafts festival. Micanopy is the town that time forgot. ...

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! ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Waldo Farmers and Flea Market, 17805 US Hwy 301. Waldo FL
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Micanopy Fall Festival

Micanopy Florida is a scenic location for a fall arts and crafts festival. Micanopy is the town that time forgot. ...

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 ...

  • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Alive Church 5805 NW 37th Street Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.myalivechurch.org
  • Category: Free

Winn Dixie High Springs Halloween Spooktakular

When you’re out trick or treating through the beautiful city of High Springs, be sure to swing into your local ...

  • 12:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Winn-Dixie: 20303 NW US 441, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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: Free