Gainesville is home to the University of Florida and this college-town is full of nature and culture. The city offers over 30 miles of biking and hiking trails and has seven area Florida State Parks close by. Floating down the spring-fed river at Ichetucknee Springs State Park is a can't miss Gainesville tradition. Downtown Gainesville is home to some of the best local home grown restaurants and window shopping. There is lots of college town fun, inexpensive things to do and a relaxed outdoor adventures. You'll also find local breweries and local plays and events at the Hippodrome State Theatre.
Events in Gainesville
2018 Instructional Designer Retreat
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Be ready to collaborate and create a solution for upcoming teaching and learning challenges at UF.
Bats & Brew
Masters of the Night: The True Story of Bats. Bats pollinate, disperse seeds and otherwise keep many of our favorite foods alive, so join us for an evening of bat-inspired drinks and snacks while we learn more about the only true flying mammal.
73rd Annual Newberry Watermelon Festival
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Each year the Newberry Watermelon Festival committee works hard to deliver and fun filled festival and activities. The watermelons are always provided from a local grower and given to the festival goers for FREE.
2018 See The World A Different Way 5K for Autism Awareness-Gainesville
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Join our second annual See the World A Different Way 5K for Autism Awareness! You can complete your race anytime in 2018! Medals will sell out soon, so sign up now before medals sell out!
2018 Foster Love 5K & 10K -Gainesville
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May is National Foster Care Month, and we want to help spread awareness with our Foster Love 5K & 10K because Every Child Deserves A Family!
When Gospel Meets Jazz
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When Gospel Meets Jazz - Best Gospel/Jazz Around Performed by Some of Gainesville's Finest Musicians.
Memorial Day Murph 2018
B3 Gym will be honoring the men and women who lost their lives while serving our country with our annual Memorial Day MURPH event. The event will include a workout and BBQ, and will also serve as a fundraiser for the Jonathan Cote Memorial Scholarship.
Alachua County Memorial Day Ceremony at Forest Meadows Cemetery-East
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Those looking for a way to honor people who have served in the country can attend the Alachua County Memorial Day Ceremony. The event takes place from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Forest Meadows Cemetary-East.
Memorial Day 2018
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Memorial Day Ceremony Monday, May 28, 2018 Location: Forest Meadows Cemetery (3700 SE Hawthorne Road, Gainesville). In case of inclement weather, the alternate location will be Trinity United Methodist Church.
Campaign for Children's Trust - Harn Museum Event
Please join us at the Harn and learn what a difference a Children's Trust can make in our community.
Today at 08:00 AM - 04:00 pm
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Who doesn't love a Farmer's Market?! Check this one out at Union Street. LOTS of vendors!!
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