Author Archives: Walton Outdoors

Gardening in the sand lecture in Grayton Beach Nov. 2

It has been said that Florida soil is good for one thing: keeping the plant from tipping over!  Sheila Dunning, UF/IFAS Commercial Horticulture Agent, will address the challenges and provide solutions for gardening in the sand during this latest installment … Continue reading

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Capes and Crowns 5K and fun run at Baytowne Nov. 5

Time: 9 am 5K starts, 10 am Half Mile Fun Run starts Get ready to dress up as your favorite superhero or glittering princess — the Capes & Crowns Fun Run and 5K is back at The Village of Baytowne … Continue reading

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Haz mat collection day in north and south Walton Nov. 5

Date/time: Saturday, Nov. 5 – 8 a.m. – 12 Noon The Walton Board of County Commissioners is sponsoring a project to collect, recycle, treat and properly dispose of these and other household hazardous wastes: Pesticides – Used Oil – Stale … Continue reading

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Alaqua Unleashed Halloween party Oct. 30

Calling all party animals. Come join the fun at Alaqua’s Unleashed dog park, on Sunday, October 30 from 3 – 5 pm. Spread the word, and help us share the fellowship of the humans and dogs in our community. There … Continue reading

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Freeport Bayfest Fishing Tournament October 22 – November 5

Treylermade Tournaments and Nick’s Seafood Restaurant is hosting the Freeport Bayfest Fishing Tournament Oct. 22 – Nov. 5. Compete for redfish, mullet, speckled trout, bass, and bream. Register at Nick’s Seafood Restaurant, 7585 W. Hwy. 20, Freeport. $5 from each … Continue reading

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Wings Over Florida birding hike at Blackwater Fisheries Research Nov. 5

Date/time: Saturday, Nov. 5, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Join Great Florida Birding & Wildlife Trail coordinator Whitney Gray and Wings Over Florida coordinator Andy Wraithmell for a hike around the wonderful birding trail site at Blackwater Fisheries Research. You will … Continue reading

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Guided tour of Grayton Beach State Park nature trail Nov. 3

Time: 9 a.m. Join Walton County Extension Agents Laura Tiu (marine science) and Evan Anderson (agriculture) for a walking tour of the Grayton Beach Nature Trail around Western Lake. The one-mile nature trail winds through a coastal forest where scrub … Continue reading

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