Family-Friendly Activities

Family cycling on the Gainesville-Hawthorne Trail
Cycling on the Gainesville-Hawthorne Trail

Gainesville and all of Alachua County have plenty to offer in the way of Family-Friendly fun.

Local Options include amazing outdoor adventures in local and state parks, exciting hands-on museums, tastes of local culinary and craft culture and action-packed sporting and athletic activities.

Tomatoes at the Market

441 Market

5920 NW 13th St
Gainesville, FL 32653
352-371-8236 |
Museum historic marker

A. Quinn Jones Museum and Cultural Center

1013 NW 7th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601
352-334-2010 |
Actors Warehouse Theatre Gainesville FL

Actors’ Warehouse

619 NE 1st St
Gainesville, FL 32601
352-376-8561 |
Kayaking on Santa Fe River

Adventure Outpost

30 NW 1st Ave
High Springs, FL 32643
386-454-0611 |
Shops in Downtown Alachua

Alachua Shopping

Main St
Alachua, FL 32615
The Archer Community Center

Archer Community Center

16671 SW 137 Ave
Archer, FL 32618
352-495-2880 |
Visit Gainesville, Alachua County FL

Archer Railroad Museum

16994 SW 134th Ave
Archer, FL 32618
352-495-1044 |
Barr Hammock North Trail

Barr Hammock Preserve

14920 SE 11th Dr
Micanopy, FL 32667
352-264-6800 |
Ben Hill Griffin Stadium

Ben Hill Griffin Stadium

157 Gale Lemerand Dr
Gainesville, FL 32611
352-375-4683 |
Bivens Arm

Bivens Arm Nature Park

3650 S Main St
Gainesville, FL 32608
352-334-5067 |
Digital Collages and Photography by Ani Collier

Black C Art Gallery

201 SE 2nd Ave Suite 111
Gainesville, FL 32601
352-469-6278 |
Boulware Springs Park historic waterworks building

Boulware Springs Park and Historic Waterworks

3300 SE 15th St
Gainesville, FL 32641
352-334-5067 |