Special Events

  1. Fanfares & Fireworks

    Come out to Flavet Field and enjoy an evening of live music, family fun, and dazzling fireworks presented by WUFT-TV and WUFT-FM! LifeSouth Blood Center will be hosting a blood drive and concessions will be available for purchase at the event. Musical groups include: Bears…

  2. GUTFest

    GUTFest is a multi-disciplinary performance art festival hitting multiple venues in downtown Gainesville. Our mission is to showcase original, intimate performances, generate meaningful dialogues and inspire artists of all stripes to RISK IT ALL! To submit your art or to join our team, visit http://GUTFestGNV.wixsite.com/2017

  3. Wolf-Face, You Vandal, Dead Words in the Backyard

    Saturday, August 19th in The Backyard @ Boca Fiesta & Palomino: Join us for an evening with Wolf-Face, You Vandal & Dead Words (TX)! $5 // 10 PM www.bocafiesta.com #BackyardGNV

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  4. Brütoberfest 2017

    Start getting excited!!!! Brütoberfest is back and better than ever. We will have more breweries, more samples, live music, and of course Misfit Spay and Neuter Clinic & Animal Rescue will be back! Tell all of your friends and save the date. More details to…

  5. ButterflyFest

    Explore the lives of bats, bees, birds and butterflies at the 11th annual ButterflyFest on Sunday, Oct. 8 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.! Learn about butterfly gardening, native pollinators, conservation, backyard wildlife and more during this FREE, fun-for-all-ages event. Enjoy the ButterflyFest plant sale…

  6. 13th Annual Florida Bat Festival

    The 12th Annual Florida Bat Festival is a local Gainesville event held every fall on the beautiful grounds of Lubee Bat Conservancy. “Lubee…Where Giants Fly!” Join us for games, music, environmental organizations, food and of course the Largest Bats in the world! #FLBATFEST    

  7. Fall Back to 1867

    The Matheson History Museum is proud to host a dinner in celebration of the 1867 Matheson House’s 150th anniversary. The fundraiser will take place in the Matheson’s main exhibit hall and will be produced by Keith Watson Events. Ticket proceeds will benefit the Matheson’s exhibits…

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  8. 36th Annual Downtown Festival & Art Show

    North Florida’s art scene swings into high gear on Saturday , November 11, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, November 12, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with the arrival of the highly acclaimed Downtown Festival & Art Show. The streets of historic…

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