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Gainesville Family Events Calendar

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Harn Museum Tot Time: Play with Clay

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

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Harn Museum of Art 3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.gainesvillefl.gov
  • Category: Free

Thornebrook Food Truck Festival

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER! Our 2nd Food Truck Festival is right around the corner. Come hang out and enjoy the ...

  • 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Shoppes at Thornebrook 2441 NW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

4-Corners Community School Kid’s Art Show

Join the 4-Corners crew at Mossman Hall for the First Friday Art Walk, September 1st starting at 5 pm. The Hall ...

  • 5:00 pm
  • Location: Mossman Hall 301 FL-26, Melrose, FL 32666
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.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 ...

Soccer Shots North Central Florida Free Fun Day

Free Fun Day for children ages 2-8 to try out our program for the upcoming summer season! September 2, 2023 at ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:20 am
  • Location: Possum Creek Skate Park and Roper Park
  • Cost: free
  • Website: ncf.soccershots.com
  • Category: Free

Living History Saturday at Morningside Nature Center

First Saturday of the month September–May, from 9 am–4:30 pm at the Living History Farm. C’mon home to the Living ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Morningside Nature Center 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.gainesvillefl.gov
  • Category: Free

Hippodrome Teen Dream Cabaret Auditions

Come and be a part of a professional cabaret at the Hippodrome featuring our local teen talent. We are looking for ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Hippodrome State Theatre 25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

PunkOuter Games Free RPG Day

Join us every Saturday for Free RPG Day. Play one-shot adventures from both Pathfinder and D&D Adventure League. Beginners and ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: PunkOuter Games 13 NW 8th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

One Love Cafe Rock Painting

Come Sundays to One Love Cafe from 11 am to 2 pm and paint some rocks with us! Free for ...

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: One Love Cafe 4989 NW 40th Pl, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

PunkOuter Games MTG Commander Open Play

Join us to play casual MTG commander. This is a free-to-play event. This is a recurring event taking place every Sunday.

  • 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: PunkOuter Games 13 NW 8th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Mosquitos in Paradise at Hogtown Creek Headwaters Nature Center

Join us at Hogtown Creek Headwaters Nature Center on September 3rd from 12 PM to 1 PM for Mosquitos in ...

  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Hogtown Creek Headwaters Park 1500 NW 45th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Birds and Brews Guided Walks at First Magnitude

First Magnitude is teaming up with the Alachua Audubon Society to host monthly bird walks! This event meets the first Sunday ...

  • 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free event
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Kids Crafts at Cone Park Branch

Come join us as we explore the fun of arts and crafts! In this program we'll utilize Makerspace and Creativebug to ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Cone Park Branch Meeting Room: 2801 E. University Avenue, Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library We Play Wii: Newberry Branch

Every Tuesday afternoon, elementary-age kids can play a game on the Nintendo Wii.

  • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Newberry Branch 110 South Seaboard Drive Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Coliseum of Comics Disney Lorcana League Play Tuesdays

Come join us every Tuesday night for Disney's Lorcana league play. It’s at the Gainesville Coliseum of Comics, located at ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: O2B Kids Supercenter 7383 SW 17th Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: FREE to O2B Kids Family Members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Headquarters Branch: Preschool Story Time

Read, laugh, and sing with us on the red carpet. Librarians and library staff will read tales and lead activities perfect ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Headquarters Library Youth Services Area: 401 East University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Waldo Branch: ECS Outreach Head Start

Storytime on the Green outreach at Waldo's Head Start program.

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Waldo Branch (Outside Area) 15150 NE US Highway 301, Waldo, FL 32694
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Baby Time at Micanopy Branch

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

  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Micanopy Branch 706 NE Cholokka Blvd, Micanopy, FL 32667
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Engineering Escapades at Tower Road Branch

This is a program for school-aged students! Come join us in using our Rigamajig to make the structures of your ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Tower Road Branch (Children's Space) 3020 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Music and Movement - High Springs Branch

Toddlers and preschool age children will enjoy music, dance, and play while bonding with their caregivers. Music plays an essential role ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: High Springs Branch Meeting Room 23779 W US HWY 27 High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Music and Movement at Headquarters Branch

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

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Headquarters Library Youth Services Area 401 E University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Harn Museum Art Cart

Participate in an art experience! The Art Cart offers art activities, tactile opportunities, games and more for visitors of all ...

  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Harn Museum of Art 3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library High Springs Branch: Family Game Time

Bring the whole family for board games, card games, and fun! Engage in friendly competition and even cooperative gameplay. There ...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Branch Meeting Room 23779 W US HWY 27 High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Trenton’s Almost Fall Festival

Join us at the farm for Trenton's 2nd Annual Almost Fall Festival. We will have over 75 vendors, food trucks, ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Douberly Farms 14351 NE CR 339, Trenton, FL 32693
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

PunkOuter Games Free RPG Day

Join us every Saturday for Free RPG Day. Play one-shot adventures from both Pathfinder and D&D Adventure League. Beginners and ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: PunkOuter Games 13 NW 8th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

GrupoPlay Bilingual Playgroup

GrupoPlay is a community of families raising bilingual children in Gainesville FL and everyone is invited to participate. Our meetings ...

  • 10:30 am
  • Location: Venue information will be sent to registered families | Gainesville, FL
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Tie Dye, Painting, Bleaching at The Repurpose Project

Our last tie dye event was such a hit, we decided to host one every month! We provide dye and bleach, ...

  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Location: The Repurpose Project 1920 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609
  • Cost: Free (we ask for a small donation to help pay for the dye)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Sarah's Birthday Bash at Matheson History Museum

Join us as we celebrate Sarah Hamilton Matheson’s birthday! We are excited to host Jason & Sarah Hedges for an afternoon ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Matheson History Museum 513 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Reverse Tashlich Cleanup

Reverse Tashlich* We are reversing the tradition of Tashlich and helping to clean trash from Earl Powers Park. We will ...

  • 8:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Earl P. Powers Park - 5910 SE Hawthorne Rd., Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: givebutter.com
  • Category: Free

One Love Cafe Rock Painting

Come Sundays to One Love Cafe from 11 am to 2 pm and paint some rocks with us! Free for ...

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: One Love Cafe 4989 NW 40th Pl, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

PunkOuter Games MTG Commander Open Play

Join us to play casual MTG commander. This is a free-to-play event. This is a recurring event taking place every Sunday.

  • 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: PunkOuter Games 13 NW 8th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Tower Road Branch: Baby Bugs

Join all of our wiggling, crawling and toddling little baby bugs for a limited series of Baby Time programs, now ...

  • 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm
  • Location: Tower Road Branch (Meeting Room) 3020 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free
  • 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Stomping Grounds Game Center 501 NW 23rd Avenue, Suite F, Gainesville, Florida, 32609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

September 11 Memorial Event and Stair Climb

Alachua County Fire Rescue would like to invite Firefighters, First Responders, Law Enforcement, Military members and citizens to join the ...

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: Ben Hill Griffin Stadium 157 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Kids Crafts at Cone Park Branch

Come join us as we explore the fun of arts and crafts! In this program we'll utilize Makerspace and Creativebug to ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Cone Park Branch Meeting Room: 2801 E. University Avenue, Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library We Play Wii: Newberry Branch

Every Tuesday afternoon, elementary-age kids can play a game on the Nintendo Wii.

  • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Newberry Branch 110 South Seaboard Drive Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

New Worlds Reading Family Fun Night

All families of children aged from VPK through 5th Grade: please RSVP through the QR code for the free New ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Alachua Elementary 13800 Northwest 152nd Place Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Coliseum of Comics Disney Lorcana League Play Tuesdays

Come join us every Tuesday night for Disney's Lorcana league play. It’s at the Gainesville Coliseum of Comics, located at ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: O2B Kids Supercenter 7383 SW 17th Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: FREE to O2B Kids Family Members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Headquarters Branch: Preschool Story Time

Read, laugh, and sing with us on the red carpet. Librarians and library staff will read tales and lead activities perfect ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Headquarters Library Youth Services Area: 401 East University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Every Wednesday, September–May, at 3 pm at the Living History Farm Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.gainesvillefl.gov
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Music and Movement at Headquarters Branch

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

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Headquarters Library Youth Services Area 401 E University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Read to a Dog at Newberry Branch

Young children can practice their literacy skills by reading aloud to a therapy dog on the second Thursday of each ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Newberry Branch Meeting Room 110 South Seaboard Drive Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Millhopper Branch Pokemon Fans Unite

Join us for a Pokémon-themed event in the kids section. We will have trivia, button making, a craft, and a ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Millhopper Branch (Children's Area) 3145 NW 43rd Street Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

GNV Market Summertime Bash

GNV Market is hosting a Summertime Bash on September 14 from 5-8 pm! Come play games, win prizes and celebrate! ...

  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: 619 S Main St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Mountain Dew Invitational hosted by Florida Gators Cross Country

The Florida Gators Cross Country team opens their season Friday at the Mountain Dew Invitational, hosted at Mark Bostick Golf ...

  • 7:40 am
  • Location: Mark Bostick Golf Course 2800 SW 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: Free and Open to the Public
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Community Event: Good News Arts Fiber Arts Circle (Every 3rd Friday)

Join us at Good News Arts for a casual open session for anyone interested in knitting, crocheting, or doing embroidery ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Good News Arts, 18555 High Springs Main Street, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Archer Free Community Dinner & Family Friendly Karaoke

Free Community Dinner & Family Friendly Karaoke. Karaoke begins at 7 pm.

  • 5:30 pm
  • Location: Archer First United Methodist Church 17121 SW 137th Avenue, Archer, FL 32618
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Latina Women's League Presents: Gainesville Latino Film Festival

Cultural Continuity: Films, Music, and Dance Continuidad Cultural: Películas, Música y Danza An 8-day festival highlighting Latin American culture through film, music, ...

Fall Outdoor Market at Williston Horseman's Park

Local vendors, food trucks & more!

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Williston Horseman's Park 1610 SW 8th Terrace, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

PunkOuter Games Free RPG Day

Join us every Saturday for Free RPG Day. Play one-shot adventures from both Pathfinder and D&D Adventure League. Beginners and ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: PunkOuter Games 13 NW 8th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Lowe's Kids Workshop: Home Team Football Card Holder

Little DIYers will tackle a new project when they create a super fun Football Player Card Holder! Get in the ...

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: All Lowe's locations
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.lowes.com
  • Category: Free

Star Center Theatre Auditions for Beauty and the Beast Jr

Partnership in Education Phillips Center for Performing Arts Be Our Guest! The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman and the ...

  • 1:00 pm
  • Location: Star Center Theatre, 11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Family Film Cine Para Niños at Headquarters Library

The library is partnering with the Latina Women's League to show two movies during Hispanic Heritage Month. September 16th: Coco ...

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Headquarters Library (Meeting Room A) 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Citizen Science Sunday for Kids! RADICAL Reptiles!

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

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Hogtown Creek Headwaters Park 1500 NW 45th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

One Love Cafe Rock Painting

Come Sundays to One Love Cafe from 11 am to 2 pm and paint some rocks with us! Free for ...

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: One Love Cafe 4989 NW 40th Pl, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

PunkOuter Games MTG Commander Open Play

Join us to play casual MTG commander. This is a free-to-play event. This is a recurring event taking place every Sunday.

  • 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: PunkOuter Games 13 NW 8th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Tower Road Branch: Baby Bugs

Join all of our wiggling, crawling and toddling little baby bugs for a limited series of Baby Time programs, now ...

  • 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm
  • Location: Tower Road Branch (Meeting Room) 3020 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free
  • 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Stomping Grounds Game Center 501 NW 23rd Avenue, Suite F, Gainesville, Florida, 32609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Teddy Bear Clinic at Alachua Branch

Bring your teddy bear to get stitched up or have a patch stitched on while learning about being a veterinarian. ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Alachua Branch 14913 NW 140 Street Alachua, FL 32615
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Talk Like A Pirate Day I Spy Treasure Hunt at Waldo Branch Library

All day fun. Ahoy, Mateys! Join us to hunt for library treasure.

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Waldo Branch: 15150 NE US Hwy 301, Waldo, FL 32694
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Talk Like A Pirate Day Story Time and Craft at Headquarters Branch Library

Join us for a fun story time and craft to celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day. This program will include some ...

  • 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Headquarters Library Storywoods Room 401 East University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Kids Crafts at Cone Park Branch

Come join us as we explore the fun of arts and crafts! In this program we'll utilize Makerspace and Creativebug to ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Cone Park Branch Meeting Room: 2801 E. University Avenue, Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library We Play Wii: Newberry Branch

Every Tuesday afternoon, elementary-age kids can play a game on the Nintendo Wii.

  • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Newberry Branch 110 South Seaboard Drive Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Coliseum of Comics Disney Lorcana League Play Tuesdays

Come join us every Tuesday night for Disney's Lorcana league play. It’s at the Gainesville Coliseum of Comics, located at ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: O2B Kids Supercenter 7383 SW 17th Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: FREE to O2B Kids Family Members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Headquarters Branch: Preschool Story Time

Read, laugh, and sing with us on the red carpet. Librarians and library staff will read tales and lead activities perfect ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Headquarters Library Youth Services Area: 401 East University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Tower Road Branch: Spirograph Art

Join us for a fun afternoon of spirograph art! Create countless designs and experiment with different colors, mediums, and more. All ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Tower Road Branch (Meeting Room) 3020 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Every Wednesday, September–May, at 3 pm at the Living History Farm Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.gainesvillefl.gov
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Music and Movement at Headquarters Branch

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

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Headquarters Library Youth Services Area 401 E University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library High Springs Branch: Introduction to 3D Digital Art

New Tech will be onsite to provide access to 3D equipment and training This four-part series provides an introduction to 3D ...

  • 12:45 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Branch Meeting Room 23779 W US HWY 27 High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alliance Pediatrics, P.A. Baby Shower Event

It’s time to prepare for your new baby! Join us Thursday, September 21st at 5:30 pm ET for a free ...

  • 5:30 pm
  • Location: Alliance Pediatrics 4627 NW 53rd Ave Gainesville, FL 32653
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Open House in Haile Village Center for Myoga Speech, Kinspire, Honeybee Pediatrics, BORN to Connect

We are shutting down the block to host an open house! Enjoy light food and beverages, raffles, giveaways and fun activities ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: 9149 SW 49th Pl, Gainesville, FL 32608-8104
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Community Event: Game Night at Good News Arts (Every 3rd Thursday)

Every Third Thursday All ages are welcome to join us for Game Night at Good News Arts! Bring your own ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Good News Arts, 18555 High Springs Main Street, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Community Event: Collages, Scrap booking, and Zine Making (Every 4th Friday)

Join us every 4th Friday for the joys of scrapbooking, collaging, and zine making! Materials are provided or you can ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Good News Arts, 18555 High Springs Main Street, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Harn Museum Art Cart

Participate in an art experience! The Art Cart offers art activities, tactile opportunities, games and more for visitors of all ...

  • 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Harn Museum of Art 3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: harn.ufl.edu
  • Category: Free

Movie Night at Bo Diddley Plaza: Encanto

Join us for a Movie in the Park! The City of Gainesville presents Disney's Encanto as part of Hispanic Heritage Month ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Bo Diddley Plaza 111 East University Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.gainesvillefl.gov
  • Category: Free

Forest Park Ribbon-Cutting and Opening Celebration!

Celebrate the completion of the major renovations at Forest Park! The City of Gainesville’s Wild Spaces & Public Places program and ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Forest Park 4501 SW 20th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Town of LaCrosse Fall Festival

First Annual Festival- Enjoy the family-friendly activities! Live music, food trucks, vendors, kids zone, community yard sale and much more!

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: LaCrosse Fire Department 20421 N State Road 121, LaCrosse, FL 32658
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

PunkOuter Games Free RPG Day

Join us every Saturday for Free RPG Day. Play one-shot adventures from both Pathfinder and D&D Adventure League. Beginners and ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: PunkOuter Games 13 NW 8th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Williston Fiesta

Williston Fiesta returns to Heritage Park in Downtown Williston, and aside from the delicious Latin cuisine Williston Fiesta features arts ...

  • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Heritage Park Williston NW 1st Ave, Williston, FL 32696
  • Cost: Free parking, free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Family Film Cine Para Niños at Headquarters Library

The library is partnering with the Latina Women's League to show two movies during Hispanic Heritage Month. September 16th: Coco ...

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Headquarters Library (Meeting Room A) 401 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

One Love Cafe Rock Painting

Come Sundays to One Love Cafe from 11 am to 2 pm and paint some rocks with us! Free for ...

  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: One Love Cafe 4989 NW 40th Pl, Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

PunkOuter Games MTG Commander Open Play

Join us to play casual MTG commander. This is a free-to-play event. This is a recurring event taking place every Sunday.

  • 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: PunkOuter Games 13 NW 8th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Tower Road Branch: Baby Bugs

Join all of our wiggling, crawling and toddling little baby bugs for a limited series of Baby Time programs, now ...

  • 12:00 pm - 12:40 pm
  • Location: Tower Road Branch (Meeting Room) 3020 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free
  • 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Stomping Grounds Game Center 501 NW 23rd Avenue, Suite F, Gainesville, Florida, 32609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Florida Gators Soccer vs. Kentucky

Help cheer on the Gators Soccer team!

  • 2:00 pm
  • Location: Donald R. Dizney Stadium Hull Rd & Natural Area Dr, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: floridagators.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Kids Crafts at Cone Park Branch

Come join us as we explore the fun of arts and crafts! In this program we'll utilize Makerspace and Creativebug to ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Cone Park Branch Meeting Room: 2801 E. University Avenue, Gainesville FL 32641
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Every Tuesday Market

Join the Melrose community for a farmers market at Mossman Hall each Tuesday afternoon! Fruits and veggies, Meat and eggs, Baked ...

  • 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Mossman Hall 301 FL-26, Melrose, FL 32666
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library We Play Wii: Newberry Branch

Every Tuesday afternoon, elementary-age kids can play a game on the Nintendo Wii.

  • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Newberry Branch 110 South Seaboard Drive Newberry, FL 32669
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Coliseum of Comics Disney Lorcana League Play Tuesdays

Come join us every Tuesday night for Disney's Lorcana league play. It’s at the Gainesville Coliseum of Comics, located at ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: 4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G Gainesville, FL 32606
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: O2B Kids Supercenter 7383 SW 17th Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Cost: FREE to O2B Kids Family Members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library Headquarters Branch: Preschool Story Time

Read, laugh, and sing with us on the red carpet. Librarians and library staff will read tales and lead activities perfect ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Headquarters Library Youth Services Area: 401 East University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Barnyard Buddies at Morningside Nature Center

Every Wednesday, September–May, at 3 pm at the Living History Farm Morningside Nature Center has a farm, ee—i—ee—i—oh! On this farm, ...

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 3540 E. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.gainesvillefl.gov
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library: Music and Movement at Headquarters Branch

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

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Headquarters Library Youth Services Area 401 E University Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library High Springs Branch: Introduction to 3D Digital Art

New Tech will be onsite to provide access to 3D equipment and training This four-part series provides an introduction to 3D ...

  • 12:45 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: High Springs Branch Meeting Room 23779 W US HWY 27 High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: free
  • Website: attend.aclib.us
  • Category: Free

Community Event: Writer's Well at Good News Arts (Every 4th Thursday)

Join us at Good News Arts for monthly open writing session for anyone interested in stringing together a few sentences! ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Good News Arts, 18555 High Springs Main Street, High Springs, FL 32643
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

UF Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band presents Musical Metamorphosis

The UF Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band will be opening their 2023-2024 Concert Series together with their concert, Musical Metamorphosis! ...

  • 7:20 pm
  • Location: University Auditorium 333 Newell Dr, Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Cost: Free and Open to the Public
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Waldo Homecoming Festival

Speakers, arts & crafts, kids basketball shootout, vendors, food and music! 9/29 Opening ceremony 4 pm Youth 3 on 3 basketball 5 pm Ages ...

  • 4:00 pm
  • Location: 14705 NE Waldo Road, Waldo, FL 32694
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Night Bug Hike at Tuscawilla Preserve

Join Dr. Jiri Hulcr and Dr. Andrea Lucky for this family-friendly nocturnal bug hike at Tuscawilla Preserve! Dr. Hulcr is the ...

  • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Micanopy Native American Heritage Preserve (across from Tuscawilla Preserve trailhead) 406 SE Tuscawilla Road, Micanopy
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

ARTWALK - 100 Years of Art

Join us on Friday, September 29, to celebrate our centennial exhibition: 100 YEARS OF ART. This exhibition will tell the ...

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: 1314 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free and Open to the Public
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

UF Florida Recovery Center Run & Walk 4 Recovery

The UF Florida Recovery Center will be hosting their 4th Annual "5K Run & Walk 4 Recovery" at Depot Park ...

  • 7:30 am
  • Location: Depot Park 874 SE 4th St, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Water Lettuce Warriors: National Public Lands Day

We need your help! A nuisance plant known as water lettuce is swarming Ichetucknee River. To kick off National Public Lands ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Ichetucknee Springs State Park 12087 S.W. Highway 27, Fort White, FL 32608
  • Cost: Park fee is waived for water lettuce volunteers. Staff will confirm that vehicle passengers who had fee waived did participate in volunteer event.
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Free

Cancer Chomp

Please join us for the 2nd annual Cancer Chomp, a brain tumor event presented by the Preston A. Wells Jr. ...

  • 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: UF Cancer & Genetics Research Complex 2033 Mowry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: donate.giving.ufhealth.org
  • Category: Free

PunkOuter Games Free RPG Day

Join us every Saturday for Free RPG Day. Play one-shot adventures from both Pathfinder and D&D Adventure League. Beginners and ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: PunkOuter Games 13 NW 8th Ave Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Alachua County Library - Archer Branch Grand Re-Opening

The Archer Branch Library will hold the Grand Re-Opening of the branch on Saturday, September 30th at 10 am. Everyone ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Archer Branch,13266 SW State Road 450, Archer, FL 32618
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.aclib.us
  • Category: Free