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Fan Guide to Gainesville, FL

Fan Guide


Located in north-central Florida, Gainesville is a vibrant city that is home to a number of sports and entertainment options. We've got your insiders guide to all the best in local restaurants, fun things to do, bars and nightlife in and around Gainesville. The University of Florida's Gators are a major draw for sports fans, with football games at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium and a variety of other collegiate sports at the O'Connell Center. In addition to college sports, Gainesville is also home to the Gainesville Grasshoppers minor league baseball team and the Gainesville Gatorz professional indoor football team. When it comes to live entertainment, the city has a number of venues that host concerts, theater performances, and other events. From the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts to the Florida Theatre, there is always something going on in Gainesville.

Locally Owned Restaurants - Great Nightlife - Handpicked


Peach Valley Cafe

Metro Diner

Keke's Breakfast Cafe

Casual Lunch & Dinner Spots

Mojo Hogtown Bar-B-Que

Cafe 4

Myrtler's Chicken and Beer

Things to Do

Florida Museum of Natural History

Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park

Ichetucknee Springs


Myrtler's Chicken and Beer

The Midnight Underground

Arcade Bar

LIve Music Venues

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Fun Fact:

A butterfly rainforest? Yes, Gainesville has got that and more including Crescent Beach. One of the prettiest beaches near Gainesville,

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