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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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8:00 am

The Pumpkin Run™ 5K

Big group of race runners at the starting line. The Pumpkin Run 5K. Saturday, October 12 at 8am. Westside Park.
October 12 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am
West Side Park, 1001 NW 34th Street
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
$30

We run to feed kids! All proceeds benefit hungry, malnourished children in Alachua County and internationally. Last year we had… Continue Reading The Pumpkin Run™ 5K

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9:00 am

FALL PLANT SALE & ORCHID SHOW

Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
October 12 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 13, 2019 at 9:00am

Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, 4700 SW 58th Dr
Gainesville, FL 32608 United States
Free

Each October, Kanapaha Botanical Gardens holds an Open House & Fall Plant Sale, in conjunction with the Gainesville Orchid Society,… Continue Reading FALL PLANT SALE & ORCHID SHOW

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10:30 am

Art in the Parks: Gainesville Ohana Hula

Hula dancers
October 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Thomas Center, 306 NE 6th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
Free

To celebrate Gainesville150! 24 sculptures by David Hayes have been placed in 20 of the City’s parks. The sculptures will… Continue Reading Art in the Parks: Gainesville Ohana Hula

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12:00 pm

2019 Fall Parade of Homes™

Parade of Homes Fall 2019
October 12 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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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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