Upcoming August, 2014

Experience Summer, Southern Style in Gainesville. Enjoy the bounty of summer as you explore our local farmers markets and fruit stands throughout the county, and keep cool with a scoop of homemade ice cream. Kick off your weekends at the Bo Diddley Plaza for the Free Fridays Concert Series taking place each Friday through November.

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The Prairie
Paynes Prairie is one of Florida's hidden gems in the heart of Gainesville. - Kathy Farris, Local Photographer
Butterfly on the Prairie Horses on the Prairie Gators at Paynes Prairie
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Payne Payne Great Egret
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La Chua Trail Gator Paynes Prairie Gator Paynes Prairie Gator
Alachua Sink and Alligators Alachua Sink from the La Chua Trail Butterfly at Paynes Prairie
Gators at the Alachua Sink Goldenrod at Paynes Prairie A bird standing in the waterway on Paynes Prairie
Paynes Prairie Waterway
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