Special Events

Santa Sprint 5k  Saturday, December 6
Gainesville Middle School 8:00 am

$20 Pre-registration and $25 Race Day

Proceeds benefit the Gainesville Parks and Recreation Children At Play Fund

770.531.2680 or www.gainesville.org/recreation


Christmas on Green Street
Sunday, December 7
Civic Center Lawn

Christmas on Green Street on the Civic Center Lawn this Sunday December 7. Watch the parade, sip hot chocolate and cider, kids decorate cookies, take a family photo with our Christmas Village. Parade starts at 4:45pm!  

23rd Annual Bridal Expo
Gainesville Civic Center
Sunday, January 25, 2015

$5 at the door

Fashion Show at 2:00pm
Expert Panel Q&A at 3:30pm
Be Inspired Gallery for great wedding ideas!
Sample Wedding Cuisine
Fabulous Door Prizes

15th Annual Daddy Daughter Dances

Dinner and Dancing
Gainesville Civic Center Ballroom
February 24 Grades 6 and up
February 26 Grades 3-5
February 27 Grades PreK-2
City Residents: $50 per couple with $17.50 additional sibling discount
Non Residents: $60 per couple $21 additional sibling discount
Registration Deadline: February 20 by 5pm. Late Fee: $15 per couple if space is available
Register online at www.gainesville.org/online-recreation

Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Midtown Greenway
March 29, 2015
Free to include Bounce Houses, Face Painting and Tatoos

2:00pm - Ages 0-3
2:45pm - Ages 4-5
2:45pm - Ages 6-7
2:00pm - Ages 8-10 
Photos with the Easter Bunny - $5.  Concessions for sale.