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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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July

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Flip Factory Zone Friday Summer Jump Party

Every Friday, come out and jump with us for an hour at half the price. Use promo: JUMP50. Special restrictions ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $7 After You Mention JUMP 50 ($14 Normal Price)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wild Adventures Sweet Summer Nights

Every Friday night in June and July, the theme park will stay open late with live music around the lake ...

  • 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Wild Adventures Theme Park 3766 Old Clyattville Road, Valdosta, GA 31601
  • Cost: See website for ticket options
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Harn Museum Friday Tot Time

Explore color, shape, pattern and other "tot interest" during this free program for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers. On ...

Hawthorne’s 90th Homecoming

Keeping the Dream Alive. Come out and celebrate Hawthorne’s 90th Homecoming! Opening ceremony starts June 30, 2022 at 2 pm. ...

  • 5:00 pm
  • Location: Shell Elementary School 21633 SE 65th Avenue, Hawthorne & Hawthorne HS Football Stadium 6405 SE 210 Terrace, Hawthorne
  • Cost: free
  • 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 ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members, $5 equipment rental, free for members
  • Website: www.eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Seahorse Key Open House

Seahorse Key is an island located three miles from Cedar Key by boat and is managed by the Lower Suwanee ...

Waldo Railroad Days

Lots of family fun. Car and motorcycle show, Crafts, Vendors, Food, Live DJ, Bouncy houses and Waterslides.

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 14705 NE Waldo Rd, Waldo FL 32694
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: waldo-fl.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Home Depot Kids Workshops

Time to pull out your apron! Kids Workshops are back in-store. Join us on the 1st Saturday of every month ...

Mill Creek Farm Retirement Home for Horses

Bring a bag (or bags) of carrots to feed the horses on Saturdays! The Retirement Home for Horses provides lifetime ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 20307 NW C.R. 235A, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: bring carrots to feed the horses
  • Website: millcreekfarm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Skate Station Funworks Roller Skating Lessons

You are never too young or old to Learn to Skate! Skaters learn the basic skills of forward and backward skating, ...

  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $9/skater
  • Website: funworks.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hawthorne’s 90th Homecoming

Keeping the Dream Alive. Come out and celebrate Hawthorne’s 90th Homecoming! Opening ceremony starts June 30, 2022 at 2 pm. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Shell Elementary School 21633 SE 65th Avenue, Hawthorne & Hawthorne HS Football Stadium 6405 SE 210 Terrace, Hawthorne
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park Community Sundays

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park is open to the public on community days. In an effort to support the families ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: Admission is $16.00 per person, Children 3 and under are free when accompanied by their parents
  • Website: www.kulaqua.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hatchetbury Family Day

50% off for entire family with at least one thrower, age 17 or less. Use code: FAM50 at checkout

  • 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: The Hatchetbury Axe Throwing Bar: 213 NW 8th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: 50% entire family
  • Website: thehatchetbury.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Starke Splash Bash

Food trucks, golf cart parade, water slides, car show, cornhole, fireworks and more!

  • 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: David Hurse Stadium Bradford High School 581 N Temple Ave, Starke, FL, 32901
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

UF Fanfares and Fireworks

Enjoy an evening of live music and spectacular fireworks presented by WUFT-TV, WUFT-FM and WUFT Classic. WUFT-FM Morning Edition host Glenn ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Flavet Field at the University of Florida, 605 Woodlawn Drive, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.wuft.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Bouncers July 4th Bike Parade

Our annual July 4th bike parade is coming up. Decorate your bike, scooter or stroller. The parade is outside and ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Bouncers 3401 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Parade is free | Admission to play is $7 per child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Town of Micanopy Independence Day Celebration

Parade at 11:00 am. Join us for ballpark fun from 5:30-8:30 pm. Music, food, free Bounce House for the kids. ...

City of Archer Red White and Boom

Come celebrate America with us in Archer for this year's Red White and Boom Independence Day Celebration at the new ...

  • 2:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Archer Rd (1 1/2 miles west of Santa Fe College Ron and Norita Davis Center), Archer, FL, 32618
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Branford 4th of July River Reunion Festival

1st Annual Rod Run, parade, our famous duck race done by the Rotary Club, watermelon eating contest, watermelon seed spitting ...

  • 2:00 pm
  • Location: Green Way next to Town Hall 502 SW Suwannee Ave, Branford, FL, 32008
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Ocean Tales

Tune in on Facebook or Zoom to share tales and literacy activities with marine animal friends from local zoos, museums, ...

  • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Online eBranch Zoom and Facebook
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Summer STEAM Time

Explore a different Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math challenge each week with our STEAM Summer program series. Join us every ...

  • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Headquarters Library (Meeting Room A) 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Gators Dockside Kids Night

Magic Mike does card tricks, balloon animals, tricks and more plus kids eat FREE on Tuesday nights!

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Gators Dockside: 3842 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Kids eat free with purchase of adult meal
  • Website: gatorsdockside.com
  • Category: Family Fun

La Leche League Breastfeeding In Person Meeting

Join us on the first Wednesday of each month at 9:30 am at One Love Café for breastfeeding support, friendship, ...

Gamesville Tabletop Dungeons and Dragons for Kids

Ages 6-18. Must pre-register. Mask required.

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $3 per player
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Blockbusters at the Brewery

This Summer we’re putting on some of the biggest movies of our lives on our biggest screen with our series ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wild Adventures Sweet Summer Nights

Every Friday night in June and July, the theme park will stay open late with live music around the lake ...

  • 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Wild Adventures Theme Park 3766 Old Clyattville Road, Valdosta, GA 31601
  • Cost: See website for ticket options
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Flip Factory Zone Friday Summer Jump Party

Every Friday, come out and jump with us for an hour at half the price. Use promo: JUMP50. Special restrictions ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $7 After You Mention JUMP 50 ($14 Normal Price)
  • 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 ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members, $5 equipment rental, free for members
  • Website: www.eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun
  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Game Playspace Night

Looking for something fun for the kids to do? Bring them to the park for Game Playspace Night. Wii games ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Homestead Park Williston 1050 NE 6th Blvd Williston, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Friendly Bike Ride

This is a Gainesville Cycling Club outreach ride that is open to all ages and riding abilities. GCC membership is ...

  • 8:30 am - 9:30 am
  • Location: Depot Park 874 SE 4th St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.gccfla.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Meet Children's Book Author Danisha Huntley

Join us this Saturday, July 9 from 9-noon for a very special event! Our very own Twinkle Toes nanny, Danisha ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Twinkle Toes Nanny Agency 5230 SW 91st Dr C, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum hosts Family Discovery Camps in July

[SOLD OUT] Our summer Family Discovery Camps are back for July 2022! Explore Florida’s natural world with scientists and Museum ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15 for non-members | $12 for members (price per participant)
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

High Springs Museum Open Day

The Museum is dedicated to preserving the history of High Springs as it was in the 1800s to 1900s era. ...

Archer Community Fun Day

Food Fun Music Compliments of Jt. Thompson

  • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Higher Anointing World Ministries, Inc.17291 NW 129th Avenue, Archer FL 32618
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park Community Sundays

Kulaqua River Ranch Water Park is open to the public on community days. In an effort to support the families ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Location: River Ranch Water Park, 23400 NW 212 Ave, High Springs FL 32643
  • Cost: Admission is $16.00 per person, Children 3 and under are free when accompanied by their parents
  • Website: www.kulaqua.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hatchetbury Family Day

50% off for entire family with at least one thrower, age 17 or less. Use code: FAM50 at checkout

  • 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: The Hatchetbury Axe Throwing Bar: 213 NW 8th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: 50% entire family
  • Website: thehatchetbury.com
  • Category: Family Fun

High Springs Museum Open Day

The Museum is dedicated to preserving the history of High Springs as it was in the 1800s to 1900s era. ...

Summer at the Library: MakerSpace- Family Invention Lab

Get your gears running and join us in our Family Invention Lab! Come learn some basic coding and engineering that’s ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Online eBranch Zoom and Facebook
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Ocean Tales

Tune in on Facebook or Zoom to share tales and literacy activities with marine animal friends from local zoos, museums, ...

  • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Online eBranch Zoom and Facebook
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Summer STEAM Time

Explore a different Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math challenge each week with our STEAM Summer program series. Join us every ...

  • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Headquarters Library (Meeting Room A) 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Teen Book Discussion

Join this virtual program to discuss your favorite book that you read this month. Teen virtual program where participants have a ...

Gators Dockside Kids Night

Magic Mike does card tricks, balloon animals, tricks and more plus kids eat FREE on Tuesday nights!

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Gators Dockside: 3842 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Kids eat free with purchase of adult meal
  • Website: gatorsdockside.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Oceans of Possibilities

Be inspired by the ocean and make your own sea slime.

  • 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Location: Hawthorne Branch Meeting Room 6640 SE 221 Street, Hawthorne, FL 32640
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Gamesville Tabletop Dungeons and Dragons for Kids

Ages 6-18. Must pre-register. Mask required.

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $3 per player
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Blockbusters at the Brewery

This Summer we’re putting on some of the biggest movies of our lives on our biggest screen with our series ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Flip Factory Zone Friday Summer Jump Party

Every Friday, come out and jump with us for an hour at half the price. Use promo: JUMP50. Special restrictions ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $7 After You Mention JUMP 50 ($14 Normal Price)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wild Adventures Sweet Summer Nights

Every Friday night in June and July, the theme park will stay open late with live music around the lake ...

  • 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Wild Adventures Theme Park 3766 Old Clyattville Road, Valdosta, GA 31601
  • Cost: See website for ticket options
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Picnic At The Park

Lovely’s Lux Picnics presents “Picnic At The Park”. Come out July 15th to enjoy my unforgettable picnic and other local ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Depot Park 874 SE 4th St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • 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 ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members, $5 equipment rental, free for members
  • Website: www.eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun
  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Lowe's ARRR! Treasure Chest Kit Workshop

This month, you’ll treasure the time spent building a Treasure Chest Kit with your mini DIYer! In this hands-on workshop, ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: N.E. Gainesville Lowe's 2564 N.W. 13th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.lowes.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum hosts Family Discovery Camps in July

[SOLD OUT] Our summer Family Discovery Camps are back for July 2022! Explore Florida’s natural world with scientists and Museum ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15 for non-members | $12 for members (price per participant)
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Gainesville Elks Lodge Summer Splash Day

Bring the whole family down for this great day at the Gainesville Elks Lodge. We will have the Supersized Waterslide, ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Gainesville Elks Lodge #990 2424 NW 23rd Blvd Gainesville, Florida 32605
  • Cost: Free but donations are accepted
  • Website: www.elksgainesville990.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Mill Creek Farm Retirement Home for Horses

Bring a bag (or bags) of carrots to feed the horses on Saturdays! The Retirement Home for Horses provides lifetime ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 20307 NW C.R. 235A, Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: bring carrots to feed the horses
  • Website: millcreekfarm.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Pamper Me Encanto

Join sisters Maribel and Isabel for a day of pampering at Trinity's Day Spa, Gainesville, FL. Tickets include: - a mini-manicure ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Trinity’s Day Spa Pampering For Kids 2441 NW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $55/per child + one free adult entry
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hatchetbury Family Day

50% off for entire family with at least one thrower, age 17 or less. Use code: FAM50 at checkout

  • 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: The Hatchetbury Axe Throwing Bar: 213 NW 8th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: 50% entire family
  • Website: thehatchetbury.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Movie Night at Anthem Church

Join us for a FREE movie night experience! Grab dinner at 5:30 pm from Gainesville favorites Tommyknockers Mobile Kitchen and Arepa ...

  • 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Anthem Church, 2902 SW 75th St, Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: subsplash.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Ocean Tales

Tune in on Facebook or Zoom to share tales and literacy activities with marine animal friends from local zoos, museums, ...

  • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Online eBranch Zoom and Facebook
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Summer STEAM Time

Explore a different Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math challenge each week with our STEAM Summer program series. Join us every ...

  • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Headquarters Library (Meeting Room A) 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Gators Dockside Kids Night

Magic Mike does card tricks, balloon animals, tricks and more plus kids eat FREE on Tuesday nights!

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Gators Dockside: 3842 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Kids eat free with purchase of adult meal
  • Website: gatorsdockside.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Gamesville Tabletop Dungeons and Dragons for Kids

Ages 6-18. Must pre-register. Mask required.

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $3 per player
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Blockbusters at the Brewery

This Summer we’re putting on some of the biggest movies of our lives on our biggest screen with our series ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Story Time at Depot Park

Join us for story time in the park - we'll see you on the main stage inside the playground! Weather ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Depot Park, 874 SE 4th Street, Gainesville FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wild Adventures Sweet Summer Nights

Every Friday night in June and July, the theme park will stay open late with live music around the lake ...

  • 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Wild Adventures Theme Park 3766 Old Clyattville Road, Valdosta, GA 31601
  • Cost: See website for ticket options
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Flip Factory Zone Friday Summer Jump Party

Every Friday, come out and jump with us for an hour at half the price. Use promo: JUMP50. Special restrictions ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $7 After You Mention JUMP 50 ($14 Normal Price)
  • 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 ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members, $5 equipment rental, free for members
  • Website: www.eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun
  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Flip Factory Zone Friday Night Lights

Every Friday Night - Unlimited jump, laser tag, and ropes course for ages 13-25. Must show the Facebook post at ...

Santa Fe College Zoo: Zookeeper Day

National Zookeeper Week is celebrated every July to bring attention to the hard work, dedication, and loyalty of zookeepers around ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo 3000 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, Florida
  • Cost: See extra info or event page
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum hosts Family Discovery Camps in July

[SOLD OUT] Our summer Family Discovery Camps are back for July 2022! Explore Florida’s natural world with scientists and Museum ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15 for non-members | $12 for members (price per participant)
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

High Springs Museum Open Day

The Museum is dedicated to preserving the history of High Springs as it was in the 1800s to 1900s era. ...

Hawthorne Back to School Bash

Water activities, food, backpacks, school supplies, and more! Towel suggested

Santa Fe College Zoo: Zookeeper Day

National Zookeeper Week is celebrated every July to bring attention to the hard work, dedication, and loyalty of zookeepers around ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo 3000 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, Florida
  • Cost: See extra info or event page
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hatchetbury Family Day

50% off for entire family with at least one thrower, age 17 or less. Use code: FAM50 at checkout

  • 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: The Hatchetbury Axe Throwing Bar: 213 NW 8th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: 50% entire family
  • Website: thehatchetbury.com
  • Category: Family Fun

High Springs Museum Open Day

The Museum is dedicated to preserving the history of High Springs as it was in the 1800s to 1900s era. ...

City of Gainesville Pool Parties

Want to cool off and avoid the summer heat? Come to one of our pool parties! Enjoy free swimming, dancing, ...

Summer at the Library: MakerSpace- Family Invention Lab

Get your gears running and join us in our Family Invention Lab! Come learn some basic coding and engineering that’s ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Online eBranch Zoom and Facebook
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Ocean Tales

Tune in on Facebook or Zoom to share tales and literacy activities with marine animal friends from local zoos, museums, ...

  • 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Online eBranch Zoom and Facebook
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Summer STEAM Time

Explore a different Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Math challenge each week with our STEAM Summer program series. Join us every ...

  • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Headquarters Library (Meeting Room A) 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Gators Dockside Kids Night

Magic Mike does card tricks, balloon animals, tricks and more plus kids eat FREE on Tuesday nights!

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Gators Dockside: 3842 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Kids eat free with purchase of adult meal
  • Website: gatorsdockside.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer at the Library: Oceans of Possibilities

Shark --- did you see a SHARK? Come make a porthole suncatcher to take home and enjoy! Let's create a suncatcher ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Location: Hawthorne Branch Meeting Room 6640 SE 221 Street, Hawthorne, FL 32640
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Family Fun

Gamesville Tabletop Dungeons and Dragons for Kids

Ages 6-18. Must pre-register. Mask required.

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $3 per player
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Blockbusters at the Brewery

This Summer we’re putting on some of the biggest movies of our lives on our biggest screen with our series ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Newberry Back to School Bash

Back to School Bash in Newberry! Dominos, Bounce Houses, Snowie Gator, School Supplies

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: MLK Community Center 25515 NW 6th Ave, Newberry, FL, 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Lake Butler Family and Pediatric Clinic: Back 2 School Block Party

Lake Butler Family & Pediatric Clinic will be hosting a "Back 2 School Block Party! If you are interested in ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Lake Butler Family & Pediatric Clinic 575 SE 3rd Avenue, Lake Butler, FL 32054
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Five Dollar General Admission at Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

Bring your friends and family on July 29 for a day full of fun! $5 Day is presented by our ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: 370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL 32218
  • Cost: $5 general admission | Ages 2 and under free
  • Website: shop.jacksonvillezoo.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Wild Adventures Sweet Summer Nights

Every Friday night in June and July, the theme park will stay open late with live music around the lake ...

  • 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Wild Adventures Theme Park 3766 Old Clyattville Road, Valdosta, GA 31601
  • Cost: See website for ticket options
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Flip Factory Zone Friday Summer Jump Party

Every Friday, come out and jump with us for an hour at half the price. Use promo: JUMP50. Special restrictions ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 7400 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville FL 32605
  • Cost: $7 After You Mention JUMP 50 ($14 Normal Price)
  • 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 ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Easton Newberry Sports Complex, 24880 NW 16th Ave Newberry, Florida 32669
  • Cost: $10 for non members, $5 equipment rental, free for members
  • Website: www.eastonnewberryarcherycenter.org
  • Category: Family Fun
  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Gamesville Tabletop, 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Gator Fire Games hosted by Alachua County Fire Rescue

This weekend, Alachua County Fire Rescue is hosting the Summer Gator Fire Games in Gainesville. The event will take place ...

  • 8:30 am
  • Location: Hilton University of Florida Conference Center 1714 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Spectators are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Stop the Violence Back to School Rally

Your entire family is invited to The City of Gainesville Stop the Violence/Back to School Rally, organized by People Against ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Santa Fe College Gymnasium 3000 NW 83rd Street, Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Florida Museum hosts Family Discovery Camps in July

[SOLD OUT] Our summer Family Discovery Camps are back for July 2022! Explore Florida’s natural world with scientists and Museum ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Florida Museum of Natural History, 3215 Hull Road Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: $15 for non-members | $12 for members (price per participant)
  • Website: www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Chiefland Back to School Bash

First United Methodist Church Chiefland & friends will be hosting a Back-to-School Bash on Saturday, 7/30, from 9 AM-12 PM. ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: First United Methodist Church 707 N Main St, Chiefland, FL, 32626
  • Cost: free
  • Category: Family Fun

Archer Family Fun Day

ACPO and the city of Archer presents Family Fun Day Everyone is welcome. There will be free food, games, prizes, kickball, ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Wilson Robinson Park 13975 SW 174th St, Archer, FL 32618
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

World Ranger Day at Paynes Prairie

[CANCELLED] Come to Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park Visitor Center and celebrate World Ranger Day! Meet rangers, make a ranger ...

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park Visitor Center 100 Savannah Blvd Micanopy FL 32667
  • Cost: Free with paid park admittance
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Family Fun

The Hatchetbury Family Day

50% off for entire family with at least one thrower, age 17 or less. Use code: FAM50 at checkout

  • 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: The Hatchetbury Axe Throwing Bar: 213 NW 8th Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: 50% entire family
  • Website: thehatchetbury.com
  • Category: Family Fun

High Springs Museum Open Day

The Museum is dedicated to preserving the history of High Springs as it was in the 1800s to 1900s era. ...

Crazy Flavor Night at Sweet Dreams of Gainesville FL

Holy Moly am I excited about the first flavor night in our new location!! So much room, so many seats. ...

  • 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Sweet Dreams of Gainesville FL 1522 NW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32601-4055
  • Cost: Ice Cream Available for Purchase
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alachua Raiders National Signing Day event

Youths ages 5-14 can sign up for Alachua Raiders football and cheerleading at the National Signing Day event, held 4-6 ...

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Hal Brady Recreation Center 14300 NW 146th Terrace, Alachua, FL, 32615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun