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Depot Park Birthday Celebration - It's Fun To Be One!

Join us THIS Saturday, Aug. 19, 6-9pm for Depot Park’s Birthday Celebration. Fans of Depot Park will not want to miss this free, fun-filled, family friendly event – live music, choo-choo train rides through the park, lots of games and activities. AND YES, WE WILL HAVE SHADE TENTS!

• Live music from Shanticakes at 7pm & Bears and Lions at 8pm
• Aerial arts performances by S-Connection Aerial Arts
• Kids Dance Party with DJ Billy Beats and Depot Park Ambassadors at 6pm
• Knockerball games by Swampy Gator Knocker Balls
WeFooz Human Foosball games
• Choo-choo train rides through the park
• Scavenger hunts with lots of prizes!
• Kids crafts hosted by The Repurpose Project ‘Trash Princess'
• Rock painting by Fun 4 Gator Kids
Gainesville Roller Rebels derby
• Interactive children’s games by Master Builder Camp
• Balloon animal art by Tyger Tales
• Fare available from Big Island Bowls Gainesville food truck, Fly'n Hawaiian Concessions LLC food truck, Tropical Sno FloridaMINI BITESPop-a-Top General Store and Boxcar Wine & Beer Garden and Depot Event Space.

This event is free and open to the public.

Parking: Available in the main parking lot for Depot Park, For additional parking locations, visit

Earlier Event: August 18
Friday Family Dance Party
Later Event: August 25
Friday Family Dance Party