Special Events

  1. Festivals and Events Alachua County Region

    JULY Festivals and Fanfare, Flavet Field Gainesville, July 3rd 7 PM City of Alachua Fireworks, July 4th Micanopy Annual July 4th Parade Red White and Blue Jeans Barbeque   AUGUST   SEPTEMBER Folk in the Springs, High Springs Latino Film Festival Gainesville SpiritFest   OCTOBER…

  2. 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…

  3. Annual Butterflyfest Oct. 13

    Explore the lives of bats, bees, birds and butterflies at the Florida Museum of Natural History’s 13th annual ButterflyFest on Oct. 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Learn about butterfly gardening, native pollinators, conservation, backyard wildlife and more. Enjoy the ButterflyFest Plant Sale Oct….

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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  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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