Family-Friendly Activities

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

Gainesville is a hub of activities for visitors of all ages! Whether your family is looking for an amazing outdoor adventure in a local state park, seeking exciting hands-on experiences in one of the areas many museums, craving a taste of the local culinary scene or partaking in the action-packed sporting and athletic opportunities, Gainesville and Alachua County are sure to have just what you are looking for.

Scroll down to see nearby family-friendly activities.

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Cellon Oak Park sunset

Cellon Oak Park

4100 NW 169th Pl
Gainesville, FL 32653
352-264-6868 |
Cofrin Nature Park

Cofrin Nature Park

4810 NW 8th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32605
352-334-5067 |
Dance Alive Ballet

Dance Alive National Ballet

1325 NW 2nd St
Gainesville, Alachua, FL 32601
352-371-2986 |
Deep Springs Organic Farm

Deep Spring Farm

16419 W County Rd 1491
Alachua, FL 32615
352-507-8127 |
The Devil's Millhopper Boardwalk

Devil’s Millhopper Geological State Park

4732 Millhopper Rd
Gainesville, FL 32653
352-955-2008 |
Dudley Farm

Dudley Farm Historic State Park

18730 W Newberry Rd
Newberry, FL 32669
352-472-1142 |
Flip Factory

Flip Factory

Gainesville, Florida 32605
352-727-4730 |
Mammoth Central Gallery

Florida Museum of Natural History

3215 Hull Rd
Gainesville, FL 32611
352-846-2000 |
Runners on the track at Fred Cone Park

Fred Cone Park

2841 East University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32641
352-334-5067 |
Annual Sounds of the Season Concert at the Phillips

Gainesville Civic Chorus

Gainesville Community Playhouse

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd
Gainesville, FL 32605
352-376-4949 |