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Alachua County, Florida

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Enjoy world-class museums, performing arts, and live music. Explore 8 state parks with more than 100 miles of trails for biking, birding and hiking or cool off in crystal-blue freshwater springs. When you’re done with your day, kick back at a craft brewery and savor innovative cuisine and specialty cocktails at inspired local restaurants.

Lodging providers are teaming up to keep Alachua County safe. Learn about the Safe Stay Pledge.


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Whats Good Alachua County

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What’s Good in Gainesville and Alachua County, November 26 – December 2, 2020

Micanopy holiday visit

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Enjoy a Day or Two in One of America’s Top 10 Historic Small Towns – A Great Destination for Treasure Hunting and Holiday Shopping

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What’s Open on Thanksgiving 2020 in Gainesville and Alachua County, FL

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Get Your Caffeine Fix with 8 Fan Favorite Coffee Shops and Experience the Local Flavor of Gainesville and Alachua County

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Pet Friendly Hotels in Gainesville and Alachua County, FL

GNV Market at Heartwood

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The New Downtown Gainesville Farmer’s Market: GNV Market at Heartwood

Harn Museum of Art

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Immerse Yourself in Works of Art Offered in Celebration of the Harn Museum’s 30th Anniversary

breweries in and around gainesville

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Cruise the Area’s Craft Beer Crawl and Sample Award-Winning Local Brews

bridge over santa fe river at oleno state park

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Trek Through Cool Trails: Top 5 Family-Friendly and Dog-Friendly Shaded Hikes

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Get Off the Beaten Path. Dial and Discover the Old Florida Heritage Highway with a Self-Guided Cell Phone Audio Tour

ice cream cone at sweet dreams and frozen pops at hyppo

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Cool Treats to Beat the Summer Heat

people floating on rafts down the spring fed river at itchetucknee springs state park

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Splash Into the Springs Near Gainesville, FL

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Travel Safety Information in Alachua County

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Alachua County Business and Non-Profit Resource Guide

Sweetwater Wetlands Park water and land

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Parks and Trails Open in Gainesville and Alachua County

Covid 19 resources

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Covid-19 Resources

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The Best Florida Beer Competition Delivers Awards For All Gainesville Breweries

Lady Justice Statue

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Lady Justice: Public Art in Gainesville and Alachua County

Skeletons at the Florida Fossil Hall at the Florida Museum of Natural History

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Top 10 Family Friendly Attractions in Gainesville & Alachua County

Whats Good Alachua County

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What’s Good in Gainesville and Alachua County, October 15-21, 2020

Whats Good Alachua County

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What’s Good in Gainesville and Alachua County, June 18-24, 2020

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