Category Archives: Outdoor Family Fun

Outdoor family fun in Walton County and Northwest Florida.

Williford Spring on Econfina Creek a cool family destination

Park features include swimming area, picnic pavilions, grills, boardwalks, and restrooms The Northwest Florida Water Management District has completed restorations of Williford Spring in southern Washington County, Florida. The $1.52 million project improved water quality and protected the shoreline of … Continue reading






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View the sun and the stars at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park July 30

Date/time: July 30, 2016 – 4:30 – 9:30 p.m. Topsail Hill Preserve State parks invites your family to enjoy Topsail under the Stars. View the sun and stars from the park with the Northwest Florida Astronomy Association. The NWFAA will be onsite with … Continue reading






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Camp Helen State Park hosting movie, food and fun on July 27

The evening begins at 5:30 p.m. in the park’s Recreation Hall with a brief interpretive program led by a Camp Helen Park Ranger or other expert. The program will be followed by an old-fashioned campfire cookout of hot dogs and … Continue reading






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Learn about pollinators at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park July 20

Date/time: July 20, 2016 – 9 – 10 a.m. Topsail Hill Preserve State Park invites you to enjoy an informational program about one of the most important species in the world, the common honeybee. More than 25,000 species of bees … Continue reading






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Cool off on a hot summer day at Morrison Springs

Walton County Park offers spectacular scenery both above and below the water line Walton County offers many places to explore. In the summertime, the one that can’t be beat is Morrison Springs in the Northeastern part of the county. Just … Continue reading






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Twists and turns keep you paddling on Turkey Creek

Turkey Creek paddle full of beautiful surprises One of Northwest Florida’s most scenic waterways is the narrow, seepage spring fed Turkey Creek just west of Niceville. Located on Eglin Air Force Base Reservation, just off of SR 85, Turkey Creek … Continue reading






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Independence Day celebrations around Walton July 4

South Walton Seaside 8 a.m. – Seaside 4th of July Parade. Starts at Seagrove Plaza, 3723 East C-30A, Seagrove Beach. The parade will leave the plaza at 8 a.m. and travel west to Seaside where each entry will be judged. … Continue reading






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