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Star gazing at Eden Gardens State Park May 27

Eden Gardens State park will be hosting a star gazing program on Friday, May 27. Volunteers from the Northwest Florida Astronomy Association will set up several telescopes for viewing of star clusters, planets and galaxies. They will answer questions about … Continue reading






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LakeFest, 5K Run/Walk and Dash ‘N Splash in DeFuniak Springs May 21

LakeFest and the 5K Run/Walk- This 5K run/walk will start at and end on beautiful Circle Drive at Lake DeFuniak at 7 a.m. on Saturday, May 21. The scenic paved run will showcase many of DeFuniak’s homes listed on the … Continue reading






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Emerald Coast Beach Bash Wiffle Ball Tournament May 21

The inaugural Emerald Coast Beach Bash Wiffle Ball Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Helen McCall Park in Santa Rosa Beach. This one-day tournament will benefit the Food for Thought organization, which is fighting childhood hunger by … Continue reading






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NW Florida red drum bag limit lowered to 1 fish starting May 1

The recreational red drum daily bag limit in the northwest red drum management zone (Escambia County through Fred Howard Park near Pasco County) will be lowered from two fish to one fish per person starting Sunday, May 1. All other … Continue reading






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Wildflowers for all seasons blooming along U.S. Hwy 98

Beautiful wildflowers are popping up along the medians of U.S. Hwy. 98 at Inlet Beach, and will continue to prosper throughout the year. More will be showing soon just east of U.S. Hwy. 331. All part of a Department of … Continue reading






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ArtsQuest Fine Arts Festival kicks off Art Week in South Walton May 5-7

The Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County (CAA) announces the first-ever Art Week South Walton (AWSW), an initiative bringing together neighborhoods, organizations and businesses to present quality arts and entertainment. Sponsored by Visit South Walton, 2016 Art Week includes ArtsQuest, … Continue reading






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Nick’s Speckled Trout Shootout May 28-30 and June 4-5, 2016

Get ready for the 16th Annual Choctawhatchee Bay Old Nick’s Speckled Trout Shootout May 28-30 and June 4-5. This great tournament has several divisions to enter! 2016 Speckled Trout Brochure entry form Adult and children’s divisions. Entry fee prior to … Continue reading






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