Take a look around.

  • Art and Museums: visit artsy places and events that won't break the bank.
  • Movies: see the latest films while saving money.
  • Music: hear your favorite local or national acts for less.
  • Plays: find Broadway on a budget.
  • Resources: links to keep up to date with entertainment in Gainesville.


Check here for helpful tips and hints to find great deals on entertainment in Gainesville.

Hello there.

Living in a college town in awesome. Living on a college student's budget? Not so much. But don't fret! This site was created to help you find entertainment around the lovely city of Gainesvile, Florida without breaking the bank.

Gainesville is a great community, and in 2007, it was named the best place to live by "Cities Ranked and Rated." Because of the large student population, Gainesville's entertainment scene thrives.

The University of Florida's Student Financial Affairs office estimates the cost of attendance to be $18,380. Though you may not have tons of spare cash after paying tuition, with help from this website, you can still experience all that Gainesville has to offer.

Watch the video below to see what entertainment events some UF students love to do around town and on campus.