Alachua County, Florida

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.
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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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What’s Good in Gainesville and Alachua County, August 4-10, 2022

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Over 30 (AMAZING) Free Things to Do in Gainesville and Alachua County

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Vegilicious! With 20 Plus Delicious Dining Options, Gainesville, Alachua County is one of the most Vegan and Vegetarian Friendly Destinations in Florida.

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Start Sipping! Tap into the Gainesville and Alachua County Craft Beer Scene

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The Perfect Couples Weekend Getaway in Gainesville, Alachua County

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Amazing Food, Shops, and Oh So Much More to Explore in High Springs

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Plan for a Perfect Gift or Weekend Escape at a Gainesville and Alachua County Bed and Breakfast

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Discover Micanopy – One of America’s Top 10 Historic Small Towns – A Great Destination for Treasure Hunting and Shopping

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Pet Friendly Hotels in Gainesville and Alachua County, FL

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

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

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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

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Splash Into the Springs Near Gainesville, FL

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The Best Florida Beer Competition Delivers Awards For All Gainesville Breweries

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Lady Justice: Public Art in Gainesville and Alachua County

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School’s Out, Sun’s Out, Fun’s Out – Find Ways to Fill Your Summer Days with Gainesville and Alachua County’s Top 15 Family Friendly Attractions

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Top Independence Day Activities 2021 – Fireworks and Celebrations for a Fun and Festive Fourth of July in Gainesville and Alachua County

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