The 23rd Annual Family Literacy Festival is presented by The Gainesville Sun and the Alachua County Literacy Network. The purpose of the festival is to raise awareness about literacy and to reward students for their participation in the Million Minutes of Reading, a program that encourages elementary and middle school students to read. Special Guests: […]
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United Downtown is the place to be on Friday nights before a Gator Home Football Game. Food, friends and fun highlight this free, family-oriented street festival scheduled for September 2, 9, 16, and 30 and November 4, 18, and 25, 2011. http://www.unitedwayncfl.org/ud/index.html
Let’s Go Downtown “Free Fridays” Plaza Series From May to October, the Bo Diddley Community Plaza comes alive every Friday night from 8-10 pm as our local and regional bands and performing arts are showcased under the stars. http://www.gvlculturalaffairs.org/website/programs_events/plaza_series/plaza.html
Artwalk Gainesville is a free event on the last Friday of each month for connecting with art, artists, and community in a vibrant downtown. http://artwalk.ning.com/
Tonight is Gainesville’s monthly Artwalk: more than a dozen art galleries, studios and shops stay open late and offer free drinks, live music and a chance to meet artists. Walk around downtown to see the newest art exhibitions in Gainesville. Artwalk is from 7 to 10 p.m. George’s Meet and Produce (corner of SW 5th […]