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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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 |
Gainesville-Hawthorne State Trail

Gainesville-Hawthorne State Trail

3400 SE 15 St
Gainesville, Hawthorne, FL 32641
352-466-3397 |
Gum Root Park

Gum Root Park

7300 NE 27th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32609
352-334-5067 |
fresh strawberries

Haile Village Farmers Market

5213 SW 91 Ter
Gainesville, FL 32608
Splash Park

Hal Brady Recreation Complex

14300 NW 146 Ter
Alachua, FL 32615
386-462-0145 |
Harn Museum of Art

Harn Museum of Art

3259 Hull Rd
Gainesville, FL 32611
352-392-9826 |
Hawthorne Historical Society

Hawthorne Historical Museum

7225 SE 221st St
Hawthorne, FL 32640
352-481-4491 |
High Springs Brewing Co Pint Glass

High Springs Brewing Co.

18562 nw 237th street
High Springs, FL 32643
High Springs Farmer's Market

High Springs Farmer’s Market

115 NE Railroad Ave
High Springs, FL 32643
352-275-6346 |
High Springs Historical Society Museum

High Springs Historical Society Museum

23760 NW 187th Ave
High Springs, FL 32643
352-514-3300 |
Side view of Haile Homestead

Historic Haile Homestead

8500 SW Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL 32608
352-336-9096 |
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