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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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December

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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Cade Museum Little Sparks- Thursdays

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

Alachua County Library Story Time - Newberry Branch

Stories and music for children and their caretakers, plus you'll learn a sign or two. Registration is required at least 12 ...

Home with Dee: Holiday Around The World Part 1

Register Online! Come join us on an adventure around the world and discover how people from different countries celebrate the holidays ...

Alachua County Library: Elementary Adventures at Headquarters Branch

Elementary Adventures - DIY Trading Cards (1st Thursday of the month) Join us once a month to create trading cards! Materials ...

Kids Yoga: ABC Wellness at Stillpoint

Kids yoga at ABC Wellness, Gainesville. Thursdays from 4:30-5:30 pm AGES 5 and older-all ages. Next two classes December 8 and ...

Toys Tour

Join the largest Toys Collection Charity/Event on the water! Toys Tour is a nonprofit company 501(3)C helping children that are ...

Frogs and Friends Friday at Morningside Nature Center

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

Christkindlmarkt at Blackadder Brewing

It's the most wonderful time of the year...Time for our 6th Annual Christkindlmarkt! Join us for our outdoor holiday market featuring ...

Alachua County Library Anime Club - Library Partnership Branch

Join us for two episodes of a crowd-favorite anime every Friday at 4:30 pm! Come hang out at LPSF and catch ...

Joann Take It and Make It

Time for kids to create & explore with our Take It & Make It events! For the first Saturday of ...

Race for Inclusion – Gainesville

Join us for a 5K fun run/walk at the University of Florida as a part of Special Olympics Florida’s Race ...

Santa Paws 5K-9

Join us on Dec 3rd, 2022 in a Gainesville community race supporting local animal shelters: The Humane Society of North ...

Jingle Bell Jog 5k and Holiday Social

Oh What Fun! Join us this holiday season for a family-friendly 5k jog around Westside Park! It'll be followed by food, ...

Lamp Post Therapy Center Holiday Market

Join us for coffee, thrifting, and crafty gifts just in time for the holidays! Snap a picture with Santa while ...

Step 317 Mini Sessions - December

Step 317 is offering a variety of themed mini sessions. Choose your theme, choose your time, and book your session! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee varies by theme
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Other

Toys Tour

Join the largest Toys Collection Charity/Event on the water! Toys Tour is a nonprofit company 501(3)C helping children that are ...

Easton Newberry Archery Center: Spider Cup 6 - USAA Indoor Round with Knockout Eliminations

Join us for the last shoot of our 2022 Spider Cup Series. Year end champions will be announced after this ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: see website for pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Pageants/Competitions

Local Provisions Brunch with Santa

SANTA!!! We know him!!! And he’s coming to town for brunch! Mark your calendars and put those finishing touches on your Christmas ...

  • 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Local Provisions: 13005 SW 1st Rd, Suite 129, Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: $16.95 for kids (12 & Under) $28.95 for adults
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Festival at Fort King

Step into the 1800s at the Festival at Fort King! This two day event will feature historic themed crafts, games, ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Fort King National Historic Landmark and Visitor Center 3925 E Fort King St, Ocala, FL 34470
  • Cost: $5 per person, Veterans & Children Under 5 are FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Gators Gymnastics Hype Night

Can’t wait for the 2023 Gators gymnastics season to start? Then the Gators Gymnastics Hype Night Presented by American Campus Communities ...

UF Women's Basketball vs Presbyterian College

Come out and support your Gators Women's Basketball team as they take on Presbyterian College!

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Exactech Arena at UF Stephen C. O'Connell Center, 250 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: $2 Youth Single Ticket (12 & Under), $5 Adult Single Ticket
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Smart Start at Zion Christmas Mini-Session

Join us to sing along to a lot of your favorites and learn new songs to help your children better ...

Alachua County Library: Baby Time at Headquarters Branch

Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers. Babies will ...

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - Tower Road Branch

Please join us for Music and Movement where you can jam out and dance to some fun songs with your ...

V Pizza V for Victory Holiday Pizza Party

Join us for the 6th Annual V for Victory Holiday Pizza Party and help us raise money for the over ...

  • 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: V Pizza 115 SE 1 St, Gainesville, FL, 32601
  • Cost: $40 ADULT Ticket: includes all you can eat + (2) adult drink tickets. $25 YOUTH Ticket (ages 11-20) includes all you can eat + fountain drink. $15 CHILD Ticket (10 & Under) includes all you can eat + fountain drink.
  • Website: 904tix.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Sweetwater Wetlands Park Wednesday Bird Walks

Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands are back! Join us every Wednesday at 8:30 am at the restroom pavilion between ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free with park admission ($5/vehicle, $2 for pedestrians, vans and bikes).
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

O2BKids Homeschool Wednesday Program

Homeschool Wednesdays are back! The homeschool program is FREE to O2B Kids Family Members. They will enjoy meet-ups with other members ...

La Leche League Breastfeeding In Person Meeting

Join us on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:00 am at One Love Café for breastfeeding support, friendship, ...

Alachua County Library Story Time - High Springs Branch

Children and caregivers can read, laugh, and sing with us at our weekly story times: Wednesdays at 10:30 am. Join us ...

Alachua County Library: Music and Movement at Micanopy Branch

Join us to sing, dance, and make music during our Music and Movement program. Sing songs, dance and move, and play ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks- Thursdays

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

Alachua County Library: Story Time at Hawthorne Branch

Join us for fun and interaction with art, music, stories and more!

Alachua County Library Story Time - Newberry Branch

Stories and music for children and their caretakers, plus you'll learn a sign or two. Registration is required at least 12 ...

Home with Dee: Holiday Around The World Part 2

December 8th We will find on a map where England and Germany are located, then discuss how the people celebrate the ...

Alachua County Library Holiday Ornament Crafting at Alachua Branch

Drop in and create a holiday craft to take home! 'Tis the season to be crafty! Drop in between 3 and ...

Alachua Flowers and Tuxedo Rentals: Ornament Making Class

We will be making handmade keepsake ornaments. This is a children’s hands on class. They will get to make 2 ...

Alachua County Library Anime Club - Library Partnership Branch

Join us for two episodes of a crowd-favorite anime every Friday at 4:30 pm! Come hang out at LPSF and catch ...

Shoppes at Thornebrook Holiday Market and Open House

Thornebrook Square will be decorated in winter wonderland attire, Santa and snow included! Featuring music on the outdoor stage and ...

High Springs Community Movie Night in High Springs

Join your Families & Friends for our 2nd Annual Community Event Holiday Movie Night at High Springs Sports Complex This year ...

Light the Village at Haile Village Center

It's that time of year again! Time to light up the Haile Village Center once more. Enjoy Holiday music, train ...

Christmas on Bridge Street White Springs

Come join us on December 10, 2022, 7 am-2 pm 2nd Annual Christmas on Bridge Street. Going to be lots ...

Girls on the Run Fall Season of Hope 5K

5K Celebration- Confidence through Accomplishment Each season comes to an end with a celebratory 5K. This closing event gives program participants ...

  • 7:30 am
  • Location: Hawthorne Trail Head 3300 SE 15th Street, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: Nov 1-18: Early Bird (Online) $25 | Nov 19- Dec 6: General (Online) $35
  • Website: www.alachuagotr.org
  • Category: Races/Walks/Runs

Gainesville High School Drama Club: Breakfast with Santa

CANCELLED GHS Drama invites you to.... Join Santa, Mrs. Clause and his helpers for breakfast! Pancakes, bacon, sausage, juice, coffee and more. PLUS ...

  • 8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Southwest United Methodist Church 2400 SW Williston Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: $15 per person (Tickets available until 12/07/22 at 9 pm)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events, Other

Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) Breakfast with Santa

Experience Breakfast with Santa Claus and an enhanced family-dining style meal at Amber Brooke Farms in Williston. Throughout breakfast, Santa ...

Chiefland Christmas Festival

Join us in Chiefland for the Rudolph Run, Christmas Festival, and Parade! Pictures with Santa, tree lighting, bonfire, inflatables and ...

Step 317 Mini Sessions - December

Step 317 is offering a variety of themed mini sessions. Choose your theme, choose your time, and book your session! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee varies by theme
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Other

Starke's Christmas on Call Street

Join us for a weekend of holiday festivities so good, they would even put a smile on Ebenezer Scrooge's face. Starke's ...

Leave No Trace: You Did What?!

Do you know the Seven Principles of Leave No Trace? One of these principles is to respect wildlife, but what ...

Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) Breakfast with Santa

Experience Breakfast with Santa Claus and an enhanced family-dining style meal at Amber Brooke Farms in Williston. Throughout breakfast, Santa ...

BrickUniverse Jacksonville LEGO Fan Expo

BrickUniverse Jacksonville: the ultimate LEGO fan experience that will take over the Expo Center at the Jacksonville Fairgrounds on December ...

  • 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Jacksonville Fairgrounds 510 Fairground Place, Jacksonville, FL 32202
  • Cost: Tickets are $17.99 online, $20 at the door. Children 2 and younger are free. If tickets have sold out online, they will be available at the door for $20 each. First come, first serve.
  • Website: www.brickuniversejax.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Alachua County Library Story Time on the Green: Holiday Edition

Join library staff across Alachua County for outdoor holiday stories and songs at Story Time on the Green: Holiday Edition. ...

Tonewood Family Music Rhythm Kids

These free classes are for 4- to 8-year-olds and was designed to be a drum- and rhythm-centered variation of the ...

Gainesville Police Department Police and Youth Dialogue

***RSVP Only*** On Monday, Dec 12th from 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm, the Gainesville Police Department will host a Police/Youth Dialogue. ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Alachua County Library: Baby Time at Headquarters Branch

Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers. Babies will ...

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - Library Partnership Branch

Music and Movement is great for children. It enables children to learn new words and concepts through activities such as ...

Alachua County Library Story Time on the Green: Holiday Edition

Join library staff across Alachua County for outdoor holiday stories and songs at Story Time on the Green: Holiday Edition. ...

Sweetwater Wetlands Park Wednesday Bird Walks

Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands are back! Join us every Wednesday at 8:30 am at the restroom pavilion between ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free with park admission ($5/vehicle, $2 for pedestrians, vans and bikes).
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

O2BKids Homeschool Wednesday Program

Homeschool Wednesdays are back! The homeschool program is FREE to O2B Kids Family Members. They will enjoy meet-ups with other members ...

Alachua County Library Story Time on the Green: Holiday Edition

Join library staff across Alachua County for outdoor holiday stories and songs at Story Time on the Green: Holiday Edition. ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Cade Museum Little Sparks- Thursdays

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

Alachua County Library Story Time on the Green: Holiday Edition

Join library staff across Alachua County for outdoor holiday stories and songs at Story Time on the Green: Holiday Edition. ...

Alachua County Library Story Time - Newberry Branch

Stories and music for children and their caretakers, plus you'll learn a sign or two. Registration is required at least 12 ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Work Out With Santa!

Work Out With Santa! Join us for a Kid-Friendly Event Hosted by Orangetheory Fitness Bring your family and friends to this ...

Tonewood Family Music Parent/Child Demo

These free classes are our chance to introduce you to the Music Together® method of early childhood education. Be prepared ...

Alachua County Library Homeschool MakerSpace - Millhopper Branch

MakerSpace Activities targeted to homeschoolers ages 5-13

Santa at Hitchcock's Markets

Santa is visiting your local Hitchcock's! Join us at the listed locations and times to take photos with Santa and share ...

Alachua County Farmers Market Winter Festival

Mark your calendars! Join us at the 441 Market on Saturday December 17th for our Winter Festival. We will have ...

Newberry Parks and Recreation Volleyball Camp

10U and 12U: 9 am - Noon 14U and 17U: 1 pm - 4 pm Register online!

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Easton-Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 Northwest 16 Avenue, Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Lowe's Kids Workshop: Decorate your Christmas Tree with a Jolly Holiday Ornament

Calling all little builders! Kids will love this holiday DIY-U workshop where they’ll learn to build a handmade wreath ornament ...

Gainesville Youth Bowling League Open Registration

36-week season, bowling Saturday morning 9:00 am- 12:00 pm 2 Divisions Bantams (Ages 6-12) Youth Classic (Ages 13-20 Join in-person Saturday mornings 9 am ...

Deeper Purpose Community Church: MEGA Christmas Household and Kid’s Item Giveaway

Join us for a HUGE FREE Event! Instead of a Yard Sale, everything is FREE to families who need it! ...

UF Women's Basketball vs University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Come out and support your Gators Women's Basketball team as they take on the University of North Carolina at Greensboro!

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Exactech Arena at UF Stephen C. O'Connell Center, 250 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: $2 Youth Single Ticket (12 & Under), $5 Adult Single Ticket
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Step 317 Mini Sessions - December

Step 317 is offering a variety of themed mini sessions. Choose your theme, choose your time, and book your session! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 3131 NW 13th Street Suite 33, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Session fee varies by theme
  • Website: step317.com
  • Category: Other

Greenhouse Church: The Best Christmas Party of the Year

The best Christmas Party of the year is at Greenhouse Church, and we would love for you to be there! ...

Sensory Sundays at Defy

Enjoy the freedom of sensory-friendly jumping. During sensory time, the music is quieter, the club lights are off, the environment ...

Citizen Science Sundays for Kids! Birds

Want to be a scientist? Join us for our Citizen Science Sundays for Kids! Middle School-aged kids (accompanied by an ...

Momentum Dance Arts Winter Cheer Clinic

Come and train with MTC! Build your skills and learn more about our program! All skill levels are welcome! 9 am-12 ...

UF Facilities Services Christmas Parade

Facilities Services 3rd Annual Parade Starts at 9 am off of Radio Road from Facility Services Intersections will be temporarily held to ...

Tech Club for Autistic Youth

Sign up form for Festive Program that will include fun, informal and interesting computing-based activities focused around the unique strengths ...

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

Adapted by Niall McGinty from Charles Dickens Bah Humbug to dashing through the snow and sleigh rides in Florida. Staying true ...

Tech Club for Autistic Youth

Sign up form for Festive Program that will include fun, informal and interesting computing-based activities focused around the unique strengths ...

Smart Start at Zion Christmas Mini-Session

Join us to sing along to a lot of your favorites and learn new songs to help your children better ...

Alachua County Library: Baby Time at Headquarters Branch

Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers. Babies will ...

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - Tower Road Branch

Please join us for Music and Movement where you can jam out and dance to some fun songs with your ...

Alachua County Library Tower Road Branch: Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join us in our monthly fun-filled sessions as we play a short campaign in the world of Dungeons and Dragons! ...

Sweetwater Wetlands Park Wednesday Bird Walks

Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands are back! Join us every Wednesday at 8:30 am at the restroom pavilion between ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free with park admission ($5/vehicle, $2 for pedestrians, vans and bikes).
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Winter Break Days at Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm)

Are you looking for something to do with your kids during Winter Break? Join us on the farm for Winter ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) 3250 NE 140th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: U-Pick Strawberries $4.95/lb, U-Pick Sunflowers $2/stem or $15 for a mason jar to fill up with as many sunflowers as you can fit | Farm Fun Pass $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Tech Club for Autistic Youth

Sign up form for Festive Program that will include fun, informal and interesting computing-based activities focused around the unique strengths ...

Alachua County Library Story Time - High Springs Branch

Children and caregivers can read, laugh, and sing with us at our weekly story times: Wednesdays at 10:30 am. Join us ...

Deeper Purpose Community Church: Presents with the Police Kids Christmas Party

Deeper Purpose Community Church will be hosting our 1st Annual Presents with the Police- Kids Christmas Party Wednesday, December 21st ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Civic Center 19107 NW 240th St, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Winter Break Days at Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm)

Are you looking for something to do with your kids during Winter Break? Join us on the farm for Winter ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) 3250 NE 140th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: U-Pick Strawberries $4.95/lb, U-Pick Sunflowers $2/stem or $15 for a mason jar to fill up with as many sunflowers as you can fit | Farm Fun Pass $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Cade Museum Little Sparks- Thursdays

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

Alachua County Library: Story Time at Hawthorne Branch

Join us for fun and interaction with art, music, stories and more!

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

Adapted by Niall McGinty from Charles Dickens Bah Humbug to dashing through the snow and sleigh rides in Florida. Staying true ...

Fat Tuscan Cafe Holiday Cookie Exchange

Come join us for a holiday cookie exchange! In this class we will learn the basics of baking cookies. We ...

  • 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Fat Tuscan Cafe: 725 NE 1st St, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: $55.00/per seat includes cooking class instructions and recipes for all cookies, a bakers dozen of cookies to bring home.
  • Website: fattuscan.com
  • Category: Holiday Events, Classes/Workshops/Clinics

Winter Break Days at Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm)

Are you looking for something to do with your kids during Winter Break? Join us on the farm for Winter ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) 3250 NE 140th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: U-Pick Strawberries $4.95/lb, U-Pick Sunflowers $2/stem or $15 for a mason jar to fill up with as many sunflowers as you can fit | Farm Fun Pass $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hippodrome presents A Christmas Carol

Adapted by Niall McGinty from Charles Dickens Bah Humbug to dashing through the snow and sleigh rides in Florida. Staying true ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center Festival of Lights

Bring Family and Friends! December 9th through the 23rd will be all Holiday Magic Nights! Each night will feature complimentary: Popcorn Hot Cocoa Marshmallows ...

Easton Newberry Sports Archery Funtastic Fridays

Join us every Friday for the most fun you can have with a bow. Bring a friend and see who ...

Christmas in the Quarry at Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

Celebrate the holiday season at Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens this year. Gather your family for some holiday fun during ...

Gainesville Youth Bowling League Open Registration

36-week season, bowling Saturday morning 9:00 am- 12:00 pm 2 Divisions Bantams (Ages 6-12) Youth Classic (Ages 13-20 Join in-person Saturday mornings 9 am ...

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary Self-Guided Tours

We're open for visitors on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 am til 2 pm, weather permitting. NO appointment is needed, ...

Guided Hike on Rim Ramble at Paynes Prairie

The Rim Ramble Ranger-Led Adventures are back Starting November 12th and running through April 30th 2023. Rangers from Paynes Prairie ...

Carson Springs Wildlife Walk or Ride Saturday Morning Tours

Walk or ride the tour. Great, outdoor fun for the whole family, guided by professional zoologists. Witness big cat feeding ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Walking Tour: Adults $25 | Ages 2-11 are $10 | Under FREE | Motorized Vehicles: $45 (See website for limitations)
  • Website: www.carsonspringswildlife.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Carson Springs Wildlife Christmas Walk or Ride Tour

The Christmas-Themed Walk or Ride Tour is great, outdoor fun for the whole family, guided by professional zoologists. It’s a ...

Winter Break Days at Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm)

Are you looking for something to do with your kids during Winter Break? Join us on the farm for Winter ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) 3250 NE 140th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: U-Pick Strawberries $4.95/lb, U-Pick Sunflowers $2/stem or $15 for a mason jar to fill up with as many sunflowers as you can fit | Farm Fun Pass $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kirby Family Farm's Christmas Train

We welcome you to the 2022 Christmas Train at Kirby Family Farm! It’s our 11th year hosting this Holiday fun ...

  • 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 contribution is requested.
  • Website: www.kirbyfarm.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Winter Break Days at Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm)

Are you looking for something to do with your kids during Winter Break? Join us on the farm for Winter ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) 3250 NE 140th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: U-Pick Strawberries $4.95/lb, U-Pick Sunflowers $2/stem or $15 for a mason jar to fill up with as many sunflowers as you can fit | Farm Fun Pass $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua County Library: Baby Time at Headquarters Branch

Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers. Babies will ...

Alachua County Library Sensory Story Time - High Springs Branch

This storytime will introduce children to the library and rhythms of storytime in a gentle, fun, and enriching manner. Join us ...

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - Library Partnership Branch

Music and Movement is great for children. It enables children to learn new words and concepts through activities such as ...

An History of Kwanzaa at A. Quinn Jones Museum and Cultural Center

Kwanzaa is an annual celebration of African-American culture from December 26 to January 1, culminating in a communal feast called ...

Sweetwater Wetlands Park Wednesday Bird Walks

Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands are back! Join us every Wednesday at 8:30 am at the restroom pavilion between ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Road, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free with park admission ($5/vehicle, $2 for pedestrians, vans and bikes).
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Winter Break Days at Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm)

Are you looking for something to do with your kids during Winter Break? Join us on the farm for Winter ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) 3250 NE 140th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: U-Pick Strawberries $4.95/lb, U-Pick Sunflowers $2/stem or $15 for a mason jar to fill up with as many sunflowers as you can fit | Farm Fun Pass $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua County Library Story Time - High Springs Branch

Children and caregivers can read, laugh, and sing with us at our weekly story times: Wednesdays at 10:30 am. Join us ...

Alachua County Library: Music and Movement at Micanopy Branch

Join us to sing, dance, and make music during our Music and Movement program. Sing songs, dance and move, and play ...

Alachua County Library Knitting and Crocheting - High Springs Branch

Learn to knit and/or crochet. If you already know the craft, you are welcome to join and share what you ...

UF Women's Basketball vs University of Tennessee Lady Volunteers

Come out and support your Gators Women's Basketball team as they take on the University of Tennessee Lady Volunteers!

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Exactech Arena at UF Stephen C. O'Connell Center, 250 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, Florida 32611
  • Cost: $2 Youth Single Ticket (12 & Under), $5 Adult Single Ticket
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Winter Break Days at Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm)

Are you looking for something to do with your kids during Winter Break? Join us on the farm for Winter ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) 3250 NE 140th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: U-Pick Strawberries $4.95/lb, U-Pick Sunflowers $2/stem or $15 for a mason jar to fill up with as many sunflowers as you can fit | Farm Fun Pass $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Cade Museum Little Sparks- Thursdays

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

Alachua County Library: Story Time at Hawthorne Branch

Join us for fun and interaction with art, music, stories and more!

Alachua County Library Story Time - Newberry Branch

Stories and music for children and their caretakers, plus you'll learn a sign or two. Registration is required at least 12 ...

Winter Break Days at Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm)

Are you looking for something to do with your kids during Winter Break? Join us on the farm for Winter ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Red White and Blues Farm) 3250 NE 140th Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: U-Pick Strawberries $4.95/lb, U-Pick Sunflowers $2/stem or $15 for a mason jar to fill up with as many sunflowers as you can fit | Farm Fun Pass $10
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Easton Newberry Sports Archery Funtastic Fridays

Join us every Friday for the most fun you can have with a bow. Bring a friend and see who ...

Gainesville Youth Bowling League Open Registration

36-week season, bowling Saturday morning 9:00 am- 12:00 pm 2 Divisions Bantams (Ages 6-12) Youth Classic (Ages 13-20 Join in-person Saturday mornings 9 am ...

Historic Haile Homestead Tour Holiday Decorations - Angels

Come visit the Historic Haile Homestead and see it decorated for the holidays! This year's theme is Angels! Learn more ...

Guided Hike on Rim Ramble at Paynes Prairie

The Rim Ramble Ranger-Led Adventures are back Starting November 12th and running through April 30th 2023. Rangers from Paynes Prairie ...

Carson Springs Wildlife Walk or Ride Saturday Morning Tours

Walk or ride the tour. Great, outdoor fun for the whole family, guided by professional zoologists. Witness big cat feeding ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 8528 East County Road, 225. Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Walking Tour: Adults $25 | Ages 2-11 are $10 | Under FREE | Motorized Vehicles: $45 (See website for limitations)
  • Website: www.carsonspringswildlife.org
  • Category: Tours/Informational

Carson Springs Wildlife New Year Walk or Ride Tour

The New Year Walk or Ride Tour is great, outdoor fun for the whole family, guided by professional zoologists. It’s ...