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Tom Petty Birthday Bash at Depot Park

Tom Petty Birthday Bash presented by Columbia Care. Free Music Festival October 19 and 20, 2019. Gainesville, FL, Depot Park
October 20
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An event every day that begins at 3:00am, repeating until October 20, 2019

Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
Free

Heavy Petty, Low Cut Connie and Dixie Desperados Headline at Gainesville’s Free Music Festival, Tom Petty Birthday Bash The Tom… Continue Reading Tom Petty Birthday Bash at Depot Park

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Ongoing

The Science & Inventions of Football

Football illustration, The Science & Inventions of Football
September 4 @ 10:00 am - November 10 @ 5:00 pm
The Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention, 811 South Main Street
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
Free – $12.50

The Science and Inventions of Football theme kicks-off on September 4th. See how inventions have transformed every aspect of the… Continue Reading The Science & Inventions of Football

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Journey Into Our National Parks Art Exhibit

Isle Royale National Park
October 1 @ 6:00 am - November 30 @ 11:00 pm
Coffee Culture, 2020 NW 13th St
Gainesville, FL 32609 United States
Free

Journey Into Our National Parks Art Exhibit October 1, 2019 - November 30, 2019 Coffee Culture 2020 NW 13th Street… Continue Reading Journey Into Our National Parks Art Exhibit

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12:00 pm

2019 Fall Parade of Homes™

Parade of Homes Fall 2019
October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 13, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on October 19, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on October 20, 2019 at 12:00pm

Free

Since 1958, the Parade of Homes™ has featured over 2000 brand new homes in over 300 neighborhoods throughout Alachua County.… Continue Reading 2019 Fall Parade of Homes™

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Friends of the Library Fall Sale

Books at the Friends of the Library Book Sale
October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on October 20, 2019 at 12:00pm

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One event on October 23, 2019 at 12:00pm

Friends of the Library, 430 N Main St
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States

Great bargains on thousands of items in more than 60 categories. Shop for books (all genres), comics, manga, artwork, posters,… Continue Reading Friends of the Library Fall Sale

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1:00 pm

Cuban Ingenuity: The Artistry of the Everyday Inventor

Cuban Ingenuity: The Artistry of the Everyday Inventor
October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until December 29, 2019

The Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention, 811 South Main Street
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
Free – $12.50

Through videos, photographs, and objects collected for the Cade throughout Cuba, Cuban Ingenuity highlights the ingenious vision behind dozens of… Continue Reading Cuban Ingenuity: The Artistry of the Everyday Inventor

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NFL SUNDAY TICKET WATCH PARTY

NFL Sunday Ticket. Silver Q Billiards & Sports Bar. Every Game. Every Sunday. Happy Hour 1pm-2am
October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, repeating until February 2, 2020

Silver Q Billiards, 225 W University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
Free

Open at 1:00 every Sunday for the NFL Sunday Ticket, with 30 TVS, over 40 beers and a full bar.… Continue Reading NFL SUNDAY TICKET WATCH PARTY

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Booksmart

Movie poster for Booksmart. Getting Straight As. Giving Zero Fs.
October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on October 10, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 12, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 13, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on October 13, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on October 20, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on October 20, 2019 at 6:00pm

Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Pl
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States

Told from a wildly original, fresh and modern perspective, Booksmart is an unfiltered comedy about high school best friends and… Continue Reading Booksmart

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2:00 pm

Peanut Patch and Cornmaze

Peanut Patch and Corn Maze
October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until October 27, 2019

$15

The name Peanut Patch & Corn Maze was created from the history of the field it was built in and… Continue Reading Peanut Patch and Cornmaze

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A Party to Murder

A Party To Murder logo with halloween theme
October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until October 27, 2019

High Springs Playhouse, 130 NE 1st Ave,
High Springs, FL 32643 United States
$16

A PARTY TO MURDER October 4 – 27, 2019 by Marcia Kash, Douglas E. Hughes Directed by Katy Lasiter Six… Continue Reading A Party to Murder

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The Blameless

The Blameless. Dinner plate with bullet casings on it.
October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m., Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m., Thursdays at 7:00 p.m., Fridays at 8:00 p.m., Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., Sundays at 2:00 p.m.
Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Pl
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States

The Garcia family has always tackled their days with warmth and humor but they are put to the test on… Continue Reading The Blameless

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Jane Austen Society of North America, North Florida

Jane Austen's image on the British 10 pound note.
October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Millhopper Branch | Alachua County Library District, 3145 NW 43rd St
Gainesville, FL 32606 United States
Free

Program: Conundrums of Mansfield Park. Come prepared with one or more questions about Mansfield Park's themes, characters, or plot that… Continue Reading Jane Austen Society of North America, North Florida

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2:30 pm

1st Annual Gainesville Blues Showcase

Montage of blues musicans. NCFBS October 20, 3-9 pm. The 1st Annual Gainesville Blues Showcase!
October 20 @ 2:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mother’s Pub & Grill North, 5109 NW 39th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32606 United States
$10

The North Central Florida Blues Society will hold the 1st Annual Gainesville Blues Showcase at Mother’s Pub & Grill North… Continue Reading 1st Annual Gainesville Blues Showcase

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3:00 pm

The 31st Annual “Sunny’s Howl-A-Palooza”

October 20 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sun Country Sports, 333 SW 140th Terrace
Newberry, FL 32669 United States

The Sunny Cares Foundation Inc. is pleased to announce the 31st annual Halloween carnival, “Sunny’s Howl-A-Palooza!” Enjoy an afternoon full… Continue Reading The 31st Annual “Sunny’s Howl-A-Palooza”

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3:30 pm

What You Gonna Do When the World’s on Fire?

Movie poster for What You Gonna Do When The World's On Fire? A Film by Roberto Minervini
October 20 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on October 11, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 12, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on October 12, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on October 13, 2019 at 3:30pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 20, 2019 at 3:30pm

Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Pl
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States

Summer 2017, a string of brutal police killings of young African American men has sent shockwaves throughout the country. A… Continue Reading What You Gonna Do When the World’s on Fire?

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5:00 pm

Live Music: The PairODocs at Blackadder Brewing

The PairODocs performing on stage
October 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Blackadder Brewing Company, 618 NW 60th St Ste A
Gainesville, FL 32607 United States
Free

Acoustic music duo The PairODocs returns to Blackadder Brewing Company on Sunday, October 20th starting at 5PM and food truck… Continue Reading Live Music: The PairODocs at Blackadder Brewing

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6:00 pm

Booksmart

Movie poster for Booksmart. Getting Straight As. Giving Zero Fs.
October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 10, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 12, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 13, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on October 13, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on October 18, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on October 20, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on October 20, 2019 at 6:00pm

Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Pl
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States

Told from a wildly original, fresh and modern perspective, Booksmart is an unfiltered comedy about high school best friends and… Continue Reading Booksmart

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