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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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Family Fun includes festivals, carnivals, family fun nights, fairs and other types of fun family events.

Events and programs for kids with special needs

Races, Walks, 5Ks includes listings for all types of athletic competitions that kids can participate in - not just watch.

Tours, & informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations.

Family friendly shows and concerts

 

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Casting calls and auditions for productions and performances or tryouts for all kinds of kids teams.

Other family-friendly events like mini-photo sessions consignment sales and other events that don't fit into another category

Sporting events and home games for local sports teams

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

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

Events and pageants where kids or families compete to win a title or prize.

Ongoing Programs includes any family programs that occur on an ongoing basis such as every week or every month.

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Family Good Friday at Grace at Fort Clarke

This year, we're celebrating Good Friday big time! We invite you and your family and friends to celebrate Jesus' ultimate ...

  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Grace at Fort Clarke, 9325 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Ravine Gardens Easter Egg Hunt

Find one of the 25 Large Hidden Easter Eggs and turn it in to the Park Staff for a prize.

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Ravine Gardens State Park, 1600 Twigg St., Palatka, Florida 32177
  • Cost: Cash Only, $2.00 per person. Children 6 and under are free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Pasture Roping, Cowboy Challenge, & Iron Man

Come out to the rodeo for a full day of fun! Concessions available

High Springs First UMC Resurecction Egg (Hunt)

Join us for a unique family experience. Come as you and your family hunt eggs, while also building your very ...

MK Community Center Egg Hunt

Easter egg hunt and filled Easter Basket Raffle.

Easter Block Party

Close Range Media & Zoe Kennel Club Presents Easter Block Party Food , Music entertainment and connection come join and ...

Alachua Raiders Spring Conditioning

Alachua Raiders Football and cheer is hosting a free spring conditioning every Monday and Wednesday for the month of April ...

Egg-cellent Easter Extravaganza

Easter isn’t just one day of the year, but a celebration for 50 days! Come celebrate the very best egg ...

Gainesville Health & Wellness Fair

The 4th Annual Gainesville Health & Wellness Fair is free, family friendly, and outdoors to ensure the community’s safety. Face ...

The Great Gainesville Car Show

The Great Gainesville Car Show is more than just a car show…it is a community gathering centered around the celebration ...

Skate Station Summer Camp Bash

Sign-up for Summer Action Camp and get 10% any paid in full day or weekly fees! Kids who register during ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: sign up for camp and skate free
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua Raiders Spring Conditioning

Alachua Raiders Football and cheer is hosting a free spring conditioning every Monday and Wednesday for the month of April ...

Alachua Raiders Spring Conditioning

Alachua Raiders Football and cheer is hosting a free spring conditioning every Monday and Wednesday for the month of April ...

Farmland Preservation Festival

Come join us for the 13th Farmland Festival. This is a FREE EVENT to raise awareness for the preservation of ...

Southeastern Guide Dog Walkathon

Our Walkathon features a 3K walk and Waggin’ Tails Festival with puppy kissing booth, music provided by local DJ and ...

Wild Hog Canoe and Kayak Race

Race Day is about more than just being in the water. The whole community is welcome to come on out ...

Rockin' Rodeo

Come Join Us For A Family Fun Night at the Rockin' Rodeo Following The 13th Annual Farmland Festival! FREE ADMISSION!CONCESSIONS, ...

Haile Equestrian Center Open House

Join us at Haile Equestrian for our 2nd Annual Open House. Meet our horses and team, tour the facility, and ...

Alachua Raiders Spring Conditioning

Alachua Raiders Football and cheer is hosting a free spring conditioning every Monday and Wednesday for the month of April ...

Alachua Raiders Spring Conditioning

Alachua Raiders Football and cheer is hosting a free spring conditioning every Monday and Wednesday for the month of April ...

Super American Circus

Super American Circus is 1 1/2 hours of super power packed fun for the entire family. Features include The All ...

Brazilian Village

There are many ways to experience the culture of a place. One of the most beautiful ways to do this ...

Super American Circus

Super American Circus is 1 1/2 hours of super power packed fun for the entire family. Features include The All ...

Backyard Olympic Games with R.T. Schafer Lodge No. 350 Free and Accepted Masons of Florida

Open to friends, family, and all brothers in the district. Free to Attend, Free to Play (kids group and adult ...

A Morning at the Garden hosted by UF GREBE Garden for the Birds

Come spend your Saturday after Earth Day learning about local bird and native plant conservation! Enjoy a morning of tabling, ...

ReptiDay

Join us in Gainesville, FL as the Repticon team brings you ReptiDay, the one-day reptile show and sale! Brought to ...

  • 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Wyndham Garden, 2900 SW 13th St. Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $12 (Adult), $5 (Ages 5-12), ages 4 and under are free.
  • Website: repticon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Bounce for Autism

In recognition of Autism Awareness Month, Space Walk of Gainesville is hosting a "Bounce for Autism" event at our warehouse ...

  • 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: 390 S Seaboard Dr, Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: $10/person donation
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Super American Circus

Super American Circus is 1 1/2 hours of super power packed fun for the entire family. Features include The All ...

Spring GLAM Craft Show at Cypress and Grove

Come join us for the a new, spring version of GLAM Craft Show on Sunday, April 28 at Cypress & ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Cypress & Grove Brewing Co., 1001 NW 4th St, Gainesville, Florida 32601
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Super American Circus

Super American Circus is 1 1/2 hours of super power packed fun for the entire family. Features include The All ...

Food Truck Rally Arts and Crafts Extravanganza

MA Latin Entertainment, First Magnitude Brewery, and the City of Gainesville have partnered up to bring you another amazing event. ...

Super American Circus

Super American Circus is 1 1/2 hours of super power packed fun for the entire family. Features include The All ...

Super American Circus

Super American Circus is 1 1/2 hours of super power packed fun for the entire family. Features include The All ...

Alachua Raiders Spring Conditioning

Alachua Raiders Football and cheer is hosting a free spring conditioning every Monday and Wednesday for the month of April ...

Alachua County Schools VIRTUAL Kindergarten Round-Up

Kindergarten Round-Up is a districtwide event to welcome our Kindergarten students and their families to Alachua County Public Schools. They'll ...

Alachua Raiders Spring Conditioning

Alachua Raiders Football and cheer is hosting a free spring conditioning every Monday and Wednesday for the month of April ...

Family Garden Organic Peach U-pick

Many of you were asking and after consulting with the trees, we've just confirmed another Peach Upick! ONE DAY ONLY

  • 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: The Family Garden, 1655 SE 23rd Place, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: $4/pound
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Super American Circus

Super American Circus is 1 1/2 hours of super power packed fun for the entire family. Features include The All ...