Thank you for your interest in Gainesville, Alachua County!

An Ideal Drive In Location Plus Financial Incentives Up to $10K, Make Gainesville and Alachua County Help You Restart Your Meetings. Featuring Inspiring Outdoor Spaces for Socially Distanced Recreation.

An Ideal Drive In Location: With 7 exits off the I-75 corridor, we are centrally located and easy to get to from all of major Florida metros and adjacent states – making it convenient for your meeting attendees to travel safely to their event destination.

Open-Air Event Venues and Outdoor Recreational Activities: Outdoor event spaces featuring a botanical garden, wildlife preserve, bio-organic farm tours, and more than 100 miles of trails for biking, birding, and hiking – plus crystal-blue springs and eight state parks.

Plus Financial Incentives Up to $10K: Your conference, meeting or special event, could qualify for up to $10,000 of reimbursed expenses. Calculate your conference grant request amount here.

We invite you to explore all the great things happening in Gainesville, Alachua CountyCheck out this weekend’s events in What’s Good, our award-winning weekly event guide. And click through our site to discover museums, parks, attractions, dining options, places to stay, and so much more.

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