The City of Alachua is proud to host a variety of holiday and special events throughout the year. Whether a resident or a visitor in Alachua, be sure to check out our events throughout the seasons and mark your calendar for family fun.

Third Thursday on Main

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Thursday, March 15th, 2018
5:00 - 9:00 PM
Main Street Alachua

Thursday, March 15th from 5-9 p.m. Main Street Alachua will host its new monthly “Third Thursday on Main” community event! Visitors can relax and enjoy a free concert, outside dining, and shopping on a walkable boulevard closed to traffic that evening. There will also be craft beer tastings offered by First Magnitude Brewing Company, and Swamphead Brewery. This event is sponsored by the City of Alachua Community Redevelopment Agency.


Alachua Artwalk

Friday, January 19th, 2018
6:00 -9:00 pm
The City of Alachua Historic Main Street will host live music and art on Friday, January 19th from 6pm-9pm!! This self guided tour event will feature a local artist and reception in each participating business. Visitors will also have the exciting opportunity to watch artists give live demonstrations! This free event will feature art, music, and food!

Artwalk Web Map

Download the Brochure Here