Special Events

  1. Festivals and Events Alachua County Region

    OCTOBER Butterfly Festival Thornebrook Arts Show (34th Annual), October 13 – 14 2018 HVMF 2018 Chili Cookoff & Music Festival, Melrose Oct 13, 2018 Main Street Fall Festival (Alachua) October 16 and 17th 2018 High Springs Fall Festival & Car Show – October 20th 2018…

  2. Lil’ Wonder Bistro

    Dance Alive National Ballet invites you to Celebrate the Season! Applaud DANB with a breathtaking opening season dinner hosted by Sweetwater Catering and see ‘WONDERMENT’ onstage. Package $85. Dinner $50.

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  3. Free Fridays Concert Series 2018

    “Free Fridays” Concert Series Returns to Bo Diddley Plaza Each Friday From May 4 – Oct. 19 2018 GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department announces the highly anticipated 2018 “Free Fridays” season concert schedule. The public is invited…

  4. Trick-or-Treat at The Florida Museum of Natural History

    Guests who visit the Florida Museum of Natural History in costume on Oct. 31 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. can stop by the trick-or-treat table for a treat! The selfie station will have some science-related props available for visitors that aren’t in costume. Museum-goers…

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  5. Fundraiser to Support Butterfly Conservation

    The Florida Museum of Natural History and First Magnitude Brewing Co. will host a fundraiser to help support butterfly conservation on Nov. 1 from 5 to 8 p.m. First Magnitude will release a new beer made with blueberries and pomegranates called “Atala Pale Ale,” highlighting…

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  6. Craft Festival 2018

    The Stephen C. O’Connell Center is excited to host the Craft Festival on Saturday, November 24th and Sunday, November 25th from 10am – 5pm. Our Craft Festival is an annual event that showcases crafts that are authentically made by talented artisans and crafters. The Craft…

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  7. Cane Boil & FiddleFest

    Celebrate Bygone American Traditions at Cane Boil & FiddleFest on Saturday November 24, 2018! Free Admission! Every November on the Saturday after Thanksgiving: Saturday, November 24, 2018, from 10 am-4 pm. Contestants may download, complete and email the registration form between now and Wednesday, Nov….

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  8. 37th Annual Downtown Festival & Art Show

    North Florida’s art scene swings into high gear on Saturday, December 1, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the arrival of the highly acclaimed Downtown Festival & Art Show. The streets of…

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