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Jacksonville Family Events Calendar

The Fun 4 First Coast Kids Calendar is the most comprehensive online family calendar in the Jacksonville area. Please let us know if you are aware of an event that is not listed! Listings are FREE! Submit an Event

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Family fun events like festivals, carnivals, fairs, family fun days and more.

Events and programs for families with kids with special needs.

Races, walks, 5Ks that kids and families can participate in.

Tours and informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations.

Family friendly shows and concerts.

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Auditions and casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18; and tryouts for all kinds of kids teams.

Other family-friendly events like mini-photo sessions consignment sales and other events that don't fit into another category.
Sporting events and home games for local sports teams.

One time classes open to kids and families.

Events and pageants where kids or families compete to win a title or prize.

Holiday events includes events with themes focused on specific holidays like Halloween, Christmas, Easter, 4th of July, etc.

Ongoing family programs that occur on an ongoing basis such as every week or every month.

Nature events include hikes, nature festivals, water based outings, and other activities outdoors or related to environmental education for kids and families!
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Guided Exploration Hike with GTM Reserve

On the first Saturday of every month from 9 - 11 am, visitors can learn about the cultural history of ...

River City Smoke Show

Like the BBQ, the Music, and the Bourbon, there are so many different things to love about The "River City ...

Catty Shack Wildlife Sanctuary Night Feeding

During our VIP Night Feeding events at Catty Shack Ranch, you’ll be guided where to park by one of our ...

Godspell at the Amelia Musical Playhouse

In Stephen Schwartz’s “Godspell,” Jesus Christ recruits a group of followers and teaches them various lessons through song and dance. ...

Amelia Island Cottages & Courtyards Tour 2022

Mark your calendars for the Amelia Island Museum of History Cottages and Courtyards Tour. Celebrate Spring by spending a day ...

Riverside Arts Market

Every Saturday from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. enjoy farm-fresh produce, artists, artisans, and more! Free admission and free parking.

Sweet Pete's Candy Marshmallow Maddness Class

Let Sweet Pete's teach you the perfect Marshmallow Recipe! Learn to make the perfect marshmallow recipe, Sweet Pete’s style! Guests ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Sweet Pete's Candy: 400 N. Hogan St., Jacksonville, FL 32202
  • Cost: $20.43/person
  • Website: www.sweetpetescandy.com
  • Category: Classes

Springfield Community Events - Easter Celebration

Join Jacksonville Business Connections for these fun themed Springfield Community Events from 11-3pm.

Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens Slow Art Day

You don’t have to be an expert to appreciate and enjoy art and gardens! Simply slow down and explore closely. ...

8th Street Pup Crawl

Bring your pup(s) for their very first Pup Crawl! Ticket includes one bandana for your pet, a wristband for drink specials, ...

  • 11:00 am
  • Location: First Love Brewing: 22 S 8th Street Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
  • Cost: $20/in advance; $25/at the door
  • Website: www.ameliaisland.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Godspell at the Amelia Musical Playhouse

In Stephen Schwartz’s “Godspell,” Jesus Christ recruits a group of followers and teaches them various lessons through song and dance. ...

Jumbo Shrimp Opening Day Street Festival

Crustacean Nation is invited to celebrate Opening Day even earlier in 2022, as the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are hosting an ...

Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens Virtual Event: History of Gorillas

Please join us on April 6th as our very own Assistant Curator of Mammals, Tracy Fenn, discusses the history and ...

Free Palm Sunday Kids Choir Opportunity

Two Rehearsals Only! One Performance! All Are welcomed-You do not have to be a member of this church or any ...

  • 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
  • Location: Riverside Avenue Christian Church: 2841 Riverside Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32205
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: docs.google.com
  • Category: Classes, Free

Jax River Jams Concert Series Presented by VyStar Credit Union

Returning this spring, enjoy a free, four-week concert series on Downtown Jacksonville’s scenic riverfront featuring national headliners and local and ...

Virtual Yoga for Singers with Melissa Keylock and Jacksonville Children's Chorus

We are now offering Virtual Yoga For Singers with Instructor Melissa Keylock! Available for children ages 12 - 18 years ...

Spring Sing: Old, New, Borrowed, & Blues

Swing into Spring with JU's Vocal Jazz Ensemble, The RiverTones as they serenade you with Old Classics, New Hits, Borrowed ...

Dino Stroll- Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Fairgrounds will be transformed into the Mesozoic Era with prehistoric dinosaurs throughout! During this Dinosaur adventure, guests get ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Jacksonville Fairgrounds: 510 Fairgrounds Pl, Jacksonville, FL
  • Cost: $17 per person (Children Under 2, Military and Veterans are free!)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Abbreviated Children’s Performance

A perfect introduction to the beauty of ballet, this abbreviated version of A Midsummer Night's Dream is a wonderful opportunity ...

Catty Shack Wildlife Sanctuary Night Feeding

During our VIP Night Feeding events at Catty Shack Ranch, you’ll be guided where to park by one of our ...

Godspell at the Amelia Musical Playhouse

In Stephen Schwartz’s “Godspell,” Jesus Christ recruits a group of followers and teaches them various lessons through song and dance. ...

Fight For Air Climb at TIAA Bank Field

Climb Higher in 2022 Whether you're new to stair-climbing or a veteran Climber, you can choose your adventure—how you climb is ...

Beaches Go Green: Jax Beach Community Cleanup

Help us clean the streets and sidewalks before the litter reaches our beaches! Snacks and prizes for volunteers! Buckets and gloves provided BYO ...

Easter Family Day at One Church Jax Beach

Enjoy Easter-themed activities, an egg hunt, and more!

Dare 2 Hire Different Annual Talent Show

Dare 2 Hire Different is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is devoted to making a difference in the community. We ...

Dino Stroll- Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Fairgrounds will be transformed into the Mesozoic Era with prehistoric dinosaurs throughout! During this Dinosaur adventure, guests get ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Jacksonville Fairgrounds: 510 Fairgrounds Pl, Jacksonville, FL
  • Cost: $17 per person (Children Under 2, Military and Veterans are free!)
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sweet Pete's Candy Bunny Brunch

Enjoy a fun family brunch at our in-house restaurant Fizzies & Fare. The Easter Bunny will travel from table to ...

Caring Easter Bunny & Egg Hunt at Sensory Towne

Come join us for a funfilled afternoon with our Caring Easter Bunny, Egg Hunt, storytime, yummy snacks, crafts & more. $30.00 ...

Easter Egg Hunt Presented by Momentum Realty

Please join us for our 2nd Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by Team Heather and Danielle at Momentum Realty. You ...

Amelia Island Chamber Music Fest - Dover, Diaz, Koljonen and Rex

The Dover Quartet, the Festival’s quartet-in-residence, is one of the most in-demand ensembles in the world. The Dover Quartet is ...

Baptist Health Presents Sunday Family FUNday! with The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp

Come early for FREE face painting and balloon twisting in the Wolfson Children's Hospital Kids Zone! We will also try ...

Private Bee Tour RESERVATION REQUIRED

Join us for a private Bee Tour! The tour includes: a bee lecture, apiary tour & honey tasting.

Infinitus Presents

Infinitus presents an evening of new and innovative choral music. In this one-of-a-kind ensemble, student conductors, composers, and singers work ...

Easter with Flagler Health+ Village at Nocatee

This year's Easter at Nocatee will have activities for the whole family! With an appearance from the Easter Bunny himself, ...

Sweet Pete's Candy Marshmallow Maddness Class

Let Sweet Pete's teach you the perfect Marshmallow Recipe! Learn to make the perfect marshmallow recipe, Sweet Pete’s style! Guests ...

  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Sweet Pete's Candy: 400 N. Hogan St., Jacksonville, FL 32202
  • Cost: $20.43/person
  • Website: www.sweetpetescandy.com
  • Category: Classes

Jax River Jams Concert Series Presented by VyStar Credit Union

Returning this spring, enjoy a free, four-week concert series on Downtown Jacksonville’s scenic riverfront featuring national headliners and local and ...

Virtual Yoga for Singers with Melissa Keylock and Jacksonville Children's Chorus

We are now offering Virtual Yoga For Singers with Instructor Melissa Keylock! Available for children ages 12 - 18 years ...

Violin and Viola Studio Recital

Come and enjoy the talent and musicianship of the violin and viola students of Dr. Marguerite Richardson as they perform ...

Eggstravaganza at My Gym Jacksonville

Easter Eggstravaganza Please Sign-up for the time that is for your child's Age Group! Everyone will be Welcomed by the Easter ...

Sunshine Playground Grand Opening

The long-awaited day is finally here! Join us to celebrate the Grand Opening of the incredible new Sunshine Playground! The playground, featuring ...

Celestial Farms: Farmschool Days

Each month we offer offer 3 unique opportunities for our community’s homeschool families, co-ops, and groups* to join us on ...

Wicked Barley Brewing Company Spring Fish Fry

It's that time of year again! Join us at Wicked Barley for a Fish Fry on Friday, April 15th AND Saturday, ...

Catty Shack Wildlife Sanctuary Night Feeding

During our VIP Night Feeding events at Catty Shack Ranch, you’ll be guided where to park by one of our ...

The Cottontail Tea Party at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island

A Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island family tradition with an array of petite sandwiches, exquisite desserts, and a visit from the Easter ...

Easter Bunny Breakfast at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island

Children will delight in breakfast with the Easter Bunny with a buffet including a pancake station, scrambled eggs, bacon, pastries ...

  • 8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island: 4750 Amelia Island Parkway Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
  • Cost: $34/ages 4-9; $59/ages 10+
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Tersak's Academy Toddler Play & Egg Hunt

We welcome you and your toddler to come enjoy a fun filled class at our Martial Arts Academy on Saturday, ...

Markets at Town Center: Quiet Bunny Event

A sensory friendly environment allowing for children with disabilities to enjoy visits with the Easter Bunny! Complimentary – Bring your ...

Conner's A-Maize-ing Acres Celebrate Easter At The Farm

Hey Yall.....Load up the family and come out to the county to enjoy breakfast with the Easter Bunny in the ...

Wicked Barley Brewing Company Easter Sunday Brunch & Egg Hunt

"HOP" on over to Wicked Barley for Brunch on Easter Sunday! Bring the family and enjoy delicious, from-scratch favorites from ...

2022 Mandarin Art Festival

Following a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mandarin Art Festival will return on Easter weekend, per a ...

Easter Family Garden Brunch at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island

Savor Easter Brunch in our ballroom atrium viewing the ocean. Brunch offerings include salad, seafood ,and an egg station. Come ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island: 4750 Amelia Island Parkway Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
  • Cost: Free/ages 4 & under; $50/ages 4-9; $125/ages 10+; $175/ages 21+
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

St. Johns County Public Libraries: In Person Event: Teen Retro Gaming Party

Revisit old friends on the PS3, SNES, or (for the newbies) the Nintendo Switch. Want to keep it super old ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library: 101 Library Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: sjcpls.org
  • Category: Library Programs, Free

Celestial Farms: Farmschool Days

Each month we offer offer 3 unique opportunities for our community’s homeschool families, co-ops, and groups* to join us on ...

Michaels Kids Maker Academy: Mother's Day Floral Cake with Sweetshop Baking! - Premium Online

Join Sweetshop baking for our next zoom class to learn how to create the cutest Mother's Day floral cake! During ...

In-Person Event: Toddler Storytime at Ponte Vedra Library

This interactive storytime for toddlers encourages physical, social, and language & literacy development. Be prepared to laugh, move, and sing! ...

  • 10:15 am - 10:45 am
  • Location: Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library: 101 Library Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: sjcpls.org
  • Category: Library Programs

Jax River Jams Concert Series Presented by VyStar Credit Union

Returning this spring, enjoy a free, four-week concert series on Downtown Jacksonville’s scenic riverfront featuring national headliners and local and ...

Virtual Yoga for Singers with Melissa Keylock and Jacksonville Children's Chorus

We are now offering Virtual Yoga For Singers with Instructor Melissa Keylock! Available for children ages 12 - 18 years ...

Jacksonville University Choirs: Nature & Nurture

Scientists and philosophers have long debated whether we are the product of our genetics or our environment, but what if ...

Wicked Barley Brewing Company Earth Day Market

Celebrate Earth Day at Wicked Barley! Join us on Friday, April 22nd for a market featuring local, eco-friendly vendors and ...

The Avenues Mall Carnival

Magic Midways is proud to bring the magic, fun, and excitement of the carnival to the Avenues Mall! Celebrate with classic ...

Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens Earth Day Recycled Art Project

Recycling is one of our planet’s love languages. Help spread the love by reusing everyday materials in a collaborative community ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens: 829 Riverside Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32204
  • Cost: Free with Admission
  • Website: www.cummermuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Catty Shack Wildlife Sanctuary Night Feeding

During our VIP Night Feeding events at Catty Shack Ranch, you’ll be guided where to park by one of our ...

Harlem Globetrotters at UNF Arena

We teamed up with award-winning experts from broadway and renowned comedians to create an experience like no other. Top it ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: UNF Arena: 11852 University of North Fl Dr., Jacksonville, FL 32224
  • Cost: See website for ticket prices.
  • Website: www.harlemglobetrotters.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Market at Celestial Farms

Join us for our April Saturday Market! We will have vendors on site all day, food trucks, a craft/activity station ...

  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Celestial Farms: 13958 Duval Road, Jacksonville, FL 32218
  • Cost: Free to attend
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

World Migratory Bird Day at Fort Caroline State Park

This year our World Migratory Bird Day event will be a hybrid virtual and in-person experiance. There will be special ...

Read & Share Your Love

JHS is partnering with Petco Love for the nation’s largest shelter pet reading event on April 23rd to encourage young ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Jacksonville Humane Society
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: jaxhumane.org
  • Category: Free

Earth Day 2022 - A Celebration of Stewardship

Groundwork Jacksonville and the Green Team Youth Corps are hosting the free community event along the S-Line Biodiversity Corridor of ...

Orange Park Kids Fest

Kids Fest, “The Funnest Event in Town,” is a three-time winner of the Bold City Best award for Best Kids ...

Orange Park Kids Fest

Kids Fest, “The Funnest Event in Town,” is a three-time winner of the Bold City Best award for Best Kids ...

Jacksonville Beach Opening of the Beaches Parade!

We are incredibly excited for the return of the Jacksonville Beach Opening of the Beaches Parade! The event, a community ...

The Avenues Mall Carnival

Magic Midways is proud to bring the magic, fun, and excitement of the carnival to the Avenues Mall! Celebrate with classic ...

Kiddie Prom

Jacksonville's first official Kiddie Prom will be an enchanted night to remember. This event is for all children ages 2-10yrs. ...

  • 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Rhythm Factory 9501 Arlington Expressway #329 Jax. Fl
  • Cost: $85.00
  • Website: kiddiepromjax.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Gatorology at Horton Pond on Jekyll Island

During this hands-on experience, you will learn about the American Alligator’s history, biology and conservation, while we help to demystify ...

The Avenues Mall Carnival

Magic Midways is proud to bring the magic, fun, and excitement of the carnival to the Avenues Mall! Celebrate with classic ...

Tony Steve Faculty Concert

Professor Steve will present an evening of works for solo marimba including two world premiers: Two Avian Dances by Gordon ...

Just Between Friends West Jacksonville Consignment Sale - Presale Day

We understand, kids grow fast. So, we create a community event where families can sell all the things their kids ...

Make New Friends Story Series at Fernandina Beach Library

Life can be complicated, but keep your kids curious, active, and happy doesn’t have to be. Come learn with us ...

JCA Wonder Wizards

Wonder Wizards (Grades K – 5) Kid wizards, come conduct cool experiments to unlock the secrets and magic of science! Tue | 4 ...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Jewish Community Alliance: 8505 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32217
  • Cost: $40-$60
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Just Between Friends West Jacksonville Consignment Sale

We understand, kids grow fast. So, we create a community event where families can sell all the things their kids ...

In-Person Event: Crafting Adventures, After-School Maker Space at Ponte Vedra Library

Everyone is a “maker” in Crafting Adventures! Ready-to-make stations help you to try different mediums such as paper, paints, 3D ...

JCA: Summer of Yum!

Summer of Yum! (Grades K - 5) You’ve heard of summer of fun - now it's time to get your young chefs ...

  • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Jewish Community Alliance: 8505 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32217
  • Cost: $40-$60
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Music on Main: Baba Caiman

Presented by the PNC Foundation: join us as Springfield welcomes local favorite, Baba Caiman, to Music on Main! Bring a blanket ...

Flight to Freedom at Fort Mose Historic State Park

As you travel the Freedom Trail, you will be transported to a time nearly 300 years ago when courageous freedom ...

Photo Scavenger Hunt at Anastasia State Park

Bring your smartphone or digital camera and have fun taking pictures to complete a photo scavenger hunt while exploring the ...

Just Between Friends West Jacksonville Consignment Sale

We understand, kids grow fast. So, we create a community event where families can sell all the things their kids ...

In-Person Event: Toddler Storytime at Ponte Vedra Library

This interactive storytime for toddlers encourages physical, social, and language & literacy development. Be prepared to laugh, move, and sing! ...

  • 10:15 am - 10:45 am
  • Location: Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library: 101 Library Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: sjcpls.org
  • Category: Library Programs

Michaels Kids Maker Academy: Seed Bead Flower Rings - Premium Online

In this class you will learn how to make flowers from seed beads within a stretchy bead ring. Recommended Age: 6+ Skill ...

Just Between Friends West Jacksonville Consignment Sale

We understand, kids grow fast. So, we create a community event where families can sell all the things their kids ...

The Avenues Mall Carnival

Magic Midways is proud to bring the magic, fun, and excitement of the carnival to the Avenues Mall! Celebrate with classic ...

Catty Shack Wildlife Sanctuary Night Feeding

During our VIP Night Feeding events at Catty Shack Ranch, you’ll be guided where to park by one of our ...

  • 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
  • Location: Skate Station: 3461 Kori Rd., Jacksonville, FL
  • Cost: Admission starts at $12
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

PurpleStride Jacksonville 2022

Join us for PanCAN PurpleStride Jacksonville on Saturday, April 30, 2022. We’re making this year our best yet and you ...

Run to Feed the Hungry 5k

Rotary Club of Mandarin was established in 1975 and is proud of our forty-three years of accomplishments in the community ...

First Coast Parkinson's Run

Nearly 1 million Americans live with Parkinson's Disease ​ Approximately 60,000 Americans are diagnosed with Parkinson's each year ​ More than 10 million people ...

Diamond D Ranch MINI HORSE CAMP

Saturday April 30th, we will be having a one-day, all-day Horse Camp! Registrations are required to be completed online. It ...

A Walk Under the Trees with Larry Figart at Jacksonville Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

Take a walk with arborist, Larry Figart. Larry has a wonderful way of teaching people about different types of trees, ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Jacksonville Arboretum and Botanical Gardens: 1445 Millcoe Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32225
  • Cost: $5; Free/Children 5 & under
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun
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