Gainesville, Florida Metro Area Map

Gainesville Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) consists of the areas including Alachua and Gilchrist Counties and the cities they contain. 

Gainesville Metro Area
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April 22, 2017

Location: Tioga Town Center in Gainesville

Sample beers from various local, regional and national breweries along with some of the best food and cuisine from local restaurants and caterers. This festival showcases local Florida craft breweries and brewpubs, offers beer seminars and homebrewing demonstrations.

May 20, 2017

Location: Easton Sports Complex in Newberry, Florida

Newberry Watermelon Festival features a pageant, parade, entertainment, food and of course, watermelon! 

University of Florida is a college in Gainesville with more than 51,000. As a leader in higher education, UF focuses on excellence in research, teaching, technology and athletics. 

May 13, 2017

Location: Windsor, Florida

Every spring to celebrate the crop of zucchini's and to benefit the volunteer fire department, Windsor