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Florida Museum of Natural History

3215 Hull Rd., Gainesville, FL 32611

December 2021

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Wed., Dec. 1, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Thu., Dec. 2, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Thu., Dec. 2, at 8 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Light the Village 

Fri., Dec. 3, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Haile Village Center

5100 SW 91st Ter., Gainesville, FL 32608

Newberry’s 3rd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Fri., Dec. 3, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Newberry City Hall

25440 W. Newberry Rd., Newberry, FL 32669

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Fri., Dec. 3, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

32nd Annual Pond Lighting Celebration

Fri., Dec. 3, at 6 p.m.

North Florida Regional Medical Center

6500 W. Newberry Rd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Fri., Dec. 3, at 8 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Fri., Dec. 3, at 8 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Dudley Farm Fall Festival

Sat., Dec. 4, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Dudley Farm Historic State Park

18730 W. Newberry Rd., Newberry, FL 32669

A Christmas Carol

Sat., Dec. 4, at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Wonderland and Light up Williston Christmas Parade

Sat., Nov. 4, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Heritage Park Pavilion

116 N. Main St., Williston, FL 32696

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Sat., Dec. 4, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

Holiday Lights in the Thomas Center Gardens

Sat., Dec. 4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Thomas Center Gardens

302 NE 6th Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Sat., Dec. 4, at 8 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Sat., Dec. 4, at 8 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Sun., Dec. 5, at 2 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Sun., Dec. 5, at 2 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

A Christmas Carol

Sun., Dec. 5, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Wed., Dec. 8, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Live & Local GNV Concert Series

Thu., Dec. 9, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Bo Diddley Plaza

111 E. University Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Thu., Dec. 9, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Thu., Dec. 9, at 8 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

UF Environmental Horticulture Club Poinsettia Sale

Fri., Dec. 10, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

UF Greenhouse

2475 Memorial Rd., Gainesville, FL 32611

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Fri., Dec. 10, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

Miracle on 34t Street (the musical) Radio Play

Fri., Dec. 10 at 8 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Fri., Dec. 10, at 8 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Rudolph 5K Fun Run/Walk

Sat., Dec. 11, at  8 a.m.

Trailhead Park

121 S. Main St., Chiefland, FL 32626

UF Environmental Horticulture Club Poinsettia Sale

Sat., Dec. 11, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

UF Greenhouse

2475 Memorial Rd., Gainesville, FL 32611

Chiefland Christmas and Winter Festival

Sat., Dec. 11, at 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Trailhead Park

121 S. Main St., Chiefland, FL 32626

Christmas Circus 

Sat., Dec. 11, shows at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Two Hawk Hammock

17950 NE 53rd Lane, Willison, FL 32696

A Christmas Carol

Sat., Dec. 11, at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Alachua Christmas Parade

Sat., Dec. 11, at 2 p.m.

Main Street, Alachua, FL 32615

Christmas in the Quarry

Sat., Dec. 11, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cedar Lakes Woods and Garden

4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, FL 32696

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Sat., Dec. 11, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

Annual Twilight High Springs Christmas Parade

Sat., Dec. 11, at 6 p.m.

Downtown High Springs, FL

Lake City Christmas Parade

Sat., Dec. 11, at 6 p.m.

U.S. Highway 441, Lake City, FL 32055

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Sat., Dec. 11, at 8 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Sat., Dec. 11, at 8 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Sun., Dec. 12, at 2 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Sun., Dec. 12, at 2 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Writers Alliance of Gainesville Holiday Readings

Sun., Dec. 21, from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Historic Thomas Center

302 NE 6th Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601

Light Up The Night Toys For Tots Food Truck Event

Sun., Dec. 12, at 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

CityLight Church

5020 NW 23rd Ave., Gainesville, FL 32606

Christmas in the Quarry

Sun., Dec. 12, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cedar Lakes Woods and Garden

4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, FL 32696

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Sun., Dec. 12, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

A Christmas Carol

Sun., Dec. 12, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Wed., Dec. 15, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Thu., Dec. 16, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Thu., Dec. 16, at 8 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Fri., Dec. 17, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

Christmas Movie In The Park

Fri., Dec. 17, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Olustee Park

168 N. Marion Ave., Lake City FL, 32055

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Fri., Dec. 17, at 8 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Fri., Dec. 17, at 8 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Lake City Holiday Market

Sat., Dec. 18, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Olustee Park

169 N. Marion Ave., Lake City, FL 32055

A Christmas Carol

Sat., Dec. 18, at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Downtown High Springs Art Walk

Sat., Dec. 18, from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Downtown High Springs

Main Street, High Springs, 32643

Dance Alive National Ballet presents “The Nutcracker”

Sat., Dec. 18, at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Curtis M. Phillips Center For The Performing Arts

3201 Hull Rd., Gainesville, FL 32611

Inglis-Yankeetown Christmas Parade

Sat., Dec. 18, at 4 p.m.

WGA Chamber Office west down Follow That Dream Parkway to Yankeetown Pavilion at 63rd Street

167 Hwy 40, Inglis FL 34449

Dance Alive National Ballet presents “Class with Clara”

Sat., Dec. 18, at 4 p.m.

Curtis M. Phillips Center For The Performing Arts

3201 Hull Rd., Gainesville, FL 32611

5th Annual Christmas on the Square

Sat., Dec. 18, at 5 p.m.

CountryWay Town Square

1739 SW 248th Dr., Newberry, FL 32669

Christmas in the Quarry

Sat., Dec. 18, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cedar Lakes Woods and Garden

4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, FL 32696

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Sat., Dec. 18, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

Christmas Movie In The Park

Sat., Dec. 18, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Olustee Park

168 N. Marion Ave., Lake City FL, 32055

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Sat., Dec. 18, at 8 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Oliver

Sat., Dec. 18, at 8 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Dance Alive National Ballet presents “The Nutcracker”

Sun., Dec. 19, at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Curtis M. Phillips Center For The Performing Arts

3201 Hull Rd., Gainesville, FL 32611

Oliver

Sun., Dec. 19, at 2 p.m.

Gainesville Community Playhouse

4039 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Sun., Dec. 19, at 2 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Dance Alive National Ballet presents “Class with Clara”

Sun., Dec. 19, at 4 p.m.

Curtis M. Phillips Center For The Performing Arts

3201 Hull Rd., Gainesville, FL 32611

Christmas in the Quarry

Sun., Dec. 19, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cedar Lakes Woods and Garden

4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, FL 32696

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Sun., Dec. 19, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

A Christmas Carol

Sun., Dec. 19, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

A Christmas Carol

Mon., Dec. 20, at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Christmas in the Quarry

Mon., Dec. 20, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cedar Lakes Woods and Garden

4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, FL 32696

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Mon., Dec. 20, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular

Mon., Dec. 20, at 7:30 p.m.

Stepehen O’Connell Center

250 Gale Lemerand Dr., Gainesville, FL 32611

A Christmas Carol

Tue., Dec. 21, at 2 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Tue., Dec. 21, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Tue., Dec. 21, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Wed., Dec. 22, at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Wed., Dec. 22, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

A Christmas Carol

Wed., Dec. 22, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

A Christmas Carol

Thu., Dec. 23, at 2 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Christmas in the Quarry

Thu., Dec. 23, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cedar Lakes Woods and Garden

4990 NE 180th Ave., Williston, FL 32696

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Thu., Dec. 23, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

Miracle on 34th Street (the musical) Radio Play

Thu., Dec. 23, at 7 p.m.

The Hippodrome Theater

25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL 32601

Kirby Family Farm’s Christmas Train

Sun., Dec. 26, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kirby Family Farm

19630 NE 30th St., Williston, FL 32696

Sparks In The Park

Fri., Dec. 31, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Depot Park

874 SE 4th St., Gainesville, FL 32601

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