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Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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Holiday events with themes focused on specific holidays like Halloween, Christmas, Easter, 4th of July, etc.

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P.K. Yonge presents A Christmas Carol

Join us for this classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and his encounters with ghosts, his own mortality, and his reconciliation ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: P.K. Yonge DRS Performing Arts Center, 1200 SW 6th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $7
  • Website: pkyonge.ufl.edu
  • Category: Holiday Events

P.K. Yonge presents A Christmas Carol

Join us for this classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and his encounters with ghosts, his own mortality, and his reconciliation ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: P.K. Yonge DRS Performing Arts Center, 1200 SW 6th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $7
  • Website: pkyonge.ufl.edu
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Marketplace at First UMC

Join us for the holiday shopping event of the year to help support the missions and ministries of First UMC. ...

P.K. Yonge presents A Christmas Carol

Join us for this classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and his encounters with ghosts, his own mortality, and his reconciliation ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: P.K. Yonge DRS Performing Arts Center, 1200 SW 6th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $7
  • Website: pkyonge.ufl.edu
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Marketplace at First UMC

Join us for the holiday shopping event of the year to help support the missions and ministries of First UMC. ...

Bass Pro Shops Santa's Wonderland Opening Day Parade

Families are invited to tailgate at Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s for a festive parade to kick off the Christmas ...

P.K. Yonge presents A Christmas Carol

Join us for this classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and his encounters with ghosts, his own mortality, and his reconciliation ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: P.K. Yonge DRS Performing Arts Center, 1200 SW 6th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: $7
  • Website: pkyonge.ufl.edu
  • Category: Holiday Events

Veterans Day Celebration at Veterans Memorial Park

Alachua County Community Support Services Veteran Services Division (and other Alachua County departments), the Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center, and ...

  • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Veterans Memorial Park: 7400 SW 41st Place, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: alachuacounty.us
  • Category: Holiday Events

Veterans Day Concert and Monument Dedication Ceremony

A little over a year ago, the Evergreen Cemetery Association of Gainesville started fundraising to build a Veterans Monument at ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Evergreen Cemetery, 401 SE 21st Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Belk Santa Fest

You’re invited! Santa Fest at Belk in The Oaks Mall. Join us for some holiday fun with: Crafts and treats, ...

Celebration Pointe Tree Lighting

Join us on along Celebration Pointe Avenue as we light up our 40′ tree and with a special holiday dance ...

  • 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Celebration Pointe, Northwest Corner of I-75 And Archer Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Light Up Ocala

Light Up Ocala is a longstanding community tradition to kick off the holidays that attracts thousands to downtown Ocala. This ...

Shoppes at Thornebrook Annual Tree Lighting

Join us as we celebrate the arrival of the Holiday Season with our annual tree lighting. Hoggtowne Music students will ...

High Springs Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Vendors with free treats for kids. Santa, Mrs. Claus, elves. Christmas train. Christmas music and more!

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

The Annual Christmas Express is Florida's Christmas train! The Christmas Train is so much more than just a train ride! ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 19630 NE 30th St. Williston, FL. 32696
  • Cost: $15.99 contribution per person in advance, ages 10 and up, $20 at the gate if available. Children ages 3-9 are $10.99 in advance and $15 at the gate if available. Children 2 and under are FREE, no donation is requested.
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

The Hippodrome presents Miracle on 34th Street

Celebrate your holidays with this all time favorite classic story. A last-minute replacement Santa for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $15-$20
  • Website: thehipp.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

The Annual Christmas Express is Florida's Christmas train! The Christmas Train is so much more than just a train ride! ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 19630 NE 30th St. Williston, FL. 32696
  • Cost: $15.99 contribution per person in advance, ages 10 and up, $20 at the gate if available. Children ages 3-9 are $10.99 in advance and $15 at the gate if available. Children 2 and under are FREE, no donation is requested.
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

The Hippodrome presents Miracle on 34th Street

Celebrate your holidays with this all time favorite classic story. A last-minute replacement Santa for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade ...

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $15-$20
  • Website: thehipp.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

The Hippodrome presents Miracle on 34th Street

Celebrate your holidays with this all time favorite classic story. A last-minute replacement Santa for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade ...

  • 2:00 pm
  • Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: $15-$20
  • Website: thehipp.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Light Up Tioga

Come join us for Light Up Tioga, our annual Tree Lighting and Holiday Festival! There will be lots of festive ...