High Springs is located in Alachua County just northwest of Gainesville between Gainesville and Lake City along Highway 27 on the banks of the Santa Fe River. High Springs is part of the Gainesville, Florida metro area.
High Springs is a small, yet diverse place to live. The local theater, The Priest, has shows every Friday and Saturday night. For those not interested in drama, an entire array of actives awaits you. Kayaking, cave diving, hiking, cycling and horseback riding are just a few examples. Also nearby is the Ichetucknee River, which is very popular for summer tubing trips.
In the center of High Springs, one can find antique stores, art galleries and boutiques. Whether your interest is to relax or enjoy the various available recreational activities, High Springs is the perfect for you.
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Great Outdoors Trading Co. & Cafe |
Transportation Rudy's Airport |
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08/08 Coming to The area
Azalea Festival Valdosta GA March9-10 Free admission to a festival drawing 20,000 people from all over the Southeast and beyond.
Springtime Tallahassee Tallahassee FL April6 The festival includes a lot of fun for families and friends, such as: the Grand Parade, Jubilee in the Park, Children's Park, and the entertainment stages throughout the Jubilee with local and national entertainment acts.
Florida Old Time Music Championship Dade City FL April5-6 FOTMC celebrates Old Time Music in Florida, encompassing musical styles ranging from child ballads to southern dance music of old time string bands. Contests in many old time acoustic instruments, String Band and Old Time Singing contests.
Catfish Festival Crescent City FL April5-6 Since April 1978, the Rotary Club of Crescent City has held its annual 'Catfish Festival the first Saturday of April at Crescent City's Eva Lyon's Park. This massive volunteer effort has one significant purpose: raising money for college/vocational school scholarships for the high school children in our community. After costs are paid, every dollar generated is used for scholarships.
Santa Fe Comm College Spring Arts Festival Gainesville FL April6-7 The festival is one of the three largest annual events in Gainesville and is known for its high quality, unique artwork. It is held in the downtown historic district, nestled amid restored turn-of-the century homes, stately palms and abundant azaleas. More than 130,000 visitors are anticipated each year.
George's Music Springing the Blues Festival Jacksonville Beach FL April5-7 Springing The Blues is a free outdoor blues music festival designed to celebrate America's indigenous musical form and promote support of the arts. The three-day oceanfront event features a number of renowned blues performers as well as numerous displays and activities geared for the entire family.