Visit Gainesville hosts a comprehensive event calendar. All event organizers are encouraged to add their events on
Annual Cultural Events

Art in Thornebrook Village
"Let’s Go Downtown” Plaza Series
Downtown Festival and Art Show
Micanopy Fall Harvest Festival
University of Florida Homecoming
UF Holiday Craft Festival



Melrose Arts & Crafts Festival
Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration
Festival of Trees at Gainesville Woman's Club
Old Time Christmas in Historic High Springs
Kwanzaa Celebration
"Downtown Countdown" New Year's Eve Celebration

Winter Healing Arts Festival
MLK Celebration of Unity!
Martin Luther King, Jr. Week
Hoggetowne Medieval Faire
Dudley Farm Historic State Park Cane Grinding Day
Dudley Farm Historic State Park Plow Day


"Free Fridays" Concert Series - View Full 2014 Schedule

Kanapaha Spring Garden Festival

Earth Day Festival
SFC Spring Arts Festival
Farm and Forest Festival
Newberry Watermelon Festival
Windsor Zucchini Festival
Paynes Prairie Historic Walk Through Time
High Springs Pioneer Days
Fifth Avenue Arts Festival


"Free Fridays" Concert Series - View Full 2014 Schedule
Juneteenth Celebration

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Writers Workshop "Writing the Region"
Yulee Railroad Days

For information on other arts and cultural events, view the calendar on