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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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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

Frogs and Friends Friday at Morningside Nature Center

FREE. Every 1st Friday of the Month at 2p.m. at Morningside Nature Center’s picnic pavilion (Screened pavilion located at end ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: FREE but registration is required
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Family Fun Night + Kids Art & Talent Show at The Mossman

Join us Friday, September 3rd at Mossman Hall art gallery in beautiful Melrose, FL starting at 6 p.m. for a ...

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

License Free Fishing Day

License-free fishing days provide an excellent opportunity for those who don't yet have a fishing license to experience fishing, take ...

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

Gamesville Tabletop Pokemon League

Casual Play. 20 person max

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.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 Volleyball vs. Minnesota

Help cheer on the Gators Women's Volleyball team!

  • 2:00 pm
  • Location: Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center
  • Cost: free
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Free

Gamesville Tabletop Board Game Day

Open Tables for Board Game Players. 20 person max

  • 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • 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

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

Florida Gators Volleyball vs. Baylor

Cheer on the Florida Gators Volleyball team!

  • 8:00 pm
  • Location: Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Free

September 11 Memorial Ceremony

Join the City of Gainesville to observe the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks with a ceremony in remembrance ...

  • 8:00 am - 9:00 am
  • Location: Reserve Park: 1125 NE 8th Ave, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.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

Gainesville Street Rods Cruz-In

Register your car for a chance to win prizes. Show starts @ 6pm until we get tired, music and conversation ...

  • 6:00 pm
  • Location: Publix Super Market at Springhill Commons, 9200 NW 39th Ave, Gainesville, Florida 32606
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Florida Gators Volleyball vs. Baylor

Cheer on the Florida Gators Volleyball team!

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • 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

Viva Museum

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with the Museum and the Gainesville Latino Film Festival! Explore the culture of Latin America ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Rd, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • 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

Kid Strong Gainesville Ribbon Cutting

Join us as we celebrate the 6-month anniversary of KidStrong Gainesville. KidStrong is a child development training center focused on ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: KidStrong:6020 NW 4 Pl Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

Alachua's Plein Air Paintout

Visit Main Street Alachua this Friday night from 5-8pm to experience live exhibits by artists. You can even join in ...

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Main Street, Alachua, FL
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • 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

2nd and Charles Batman Day Event

Batman Day is where we will be handing out Free Batman Comic Books. While Supplies Last. First Come First Serve.

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 2nd and Charles, 2601 NW 13th St #2601, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.2ndandcharles.com
  • Category: Free

Haile Farmers Market So Long to Summer

Billed as Gainesville's premier farmers market, the Haile Farmers Market is expanding for a special day of additional local vendors. ...

  • 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Haile Farmers Market, SW 91st Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua Conservation Trust Morning Bug Walk at Tuscawilla Preserve

Join Dr. Jiri Hulcr and Dr. Andrea Lucky for this family-friendly bug ID event at Tuscawilla Preserve!

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Micanopy Native American Heritage Preserve 406 Southeast Tuscawilla RoadMicanopy, FL, 32667
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.alachuaconservationtrust.org
  • Category: Free

Florida Gators Volleyball vs. Coastal Carolina

Cheer on the Florida Gators Volleyball team!

  • 12:00 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 Volleyball vs. Coastal Carolina

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. North Florida

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

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

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

Florida Gators Soccer vs. Kentucky

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

Florida Gators Volleyball vs. Mississippi State

Cheer on the Florida Gators Volleyball team!

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • 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

Florida Gators Volleyball vs. Mississippi State

Cheer on the Florida Gators Volleyball team!

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

Flashbacks Recycled Fashions September Pop Up Market

We have 30 vendors lined up as well live music and food trucks. Come shop a wide selection of vintage ...

  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Flashbacks Recycled Fashions: 220 NW 8th Ave, Gainesville
  • Cost: free entry
  • Website: www.facebook.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

50+1 Anniversary Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

Come to Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park and help us celebrate our 50+1 Anniversary of being the State of Florida's ...

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park 100 Savannah Blvd. Micanopy FL 32667
  • Cost: Free with paid park admission of $6 per vehicle
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Free

Cade Museum Celebrates Dr. Cade's Birthday

Celebrate Dr. Cade’s legacy with us on Sunday, September 26. We will be serving cupcakes on the museum’s patio from ...

  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Cade Museum, 811 South Main Street, Gainesville, Fl 32601
  • Cost: Cupcakes are free with paid admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

UF Carillon Recital

The UF Carillon Studio Concert Series offers a chance to hear the UF Carillon performed in a fifty-minute recital.

  • 1:55 pm
  • Location: Century Tower Carillon, 375 Newell Dr, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: arts.ufl.edu
  • 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

Gainesville Health and Fitness End of Summer Housewarming Party

You're invited to our end of summer housewarming party this Monday from 4:30-6:30! It's time to say goodbye to summer ...

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

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

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

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