Category Archives: Outdoor Family Fun

Outdoor family fun in Walton County and Northwest Florida.

Digital Graffiti comes to Alys Beach June 4-6

Digital Graffiti at Alys Beach — a projection art festival located on Scenic Highway 30A in South Walton County, announces their 2015 festival to be held June 4-6. 27 artists from eight countries will convene at Alys Beach to showcase … Continue reading

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Panhandle Watermelon Festival in Chipley June 26 – 27

The 59th Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival will be Friday, June 26 and Saturday, June 27th in Chipley, FL. Friday night entertainment will be at Pal’s Park. Gates will open at 5 p.m. and show will begin at 6 p.m. Entertainers … Continue reading

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Explore Lakewood Park: Florida’s highest point

Walton County Park east of Paxton is lowest State high point in the U.S. At a whopping 345 ft. above sea level, there is no need for any mountain climbing gear to get to the top of Florida’s highest point. … Continue reading

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Movie, food, and fun at Camp Helen State Park June 3

Date/time: June 3, 5:30 p.m. Camp Helen State Park is offering a summer full of movies, food and fun with a series of family-oriented movies, interpretive programs, and old-fashioned campfire cookouts. On Wednesday, June 3, the “The Little Mermaid” will … Continue reading

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New park along Clyde B. Wells Bridge to be named after lifelong Walton county resident

Once the construction on U.S. Hwy. 331 is finished along the Clyde B. Wells Bridge, there will be a welcome enhancement to those that enjoy recreating along the Choctawhatchee Bay. A new park will be on the eastern side of … Continue reading

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Free movie night at DeFuniak Springs amphitheatre June 5

Date/time: June 5, 7:30 p.m. The DeFuniak Springs Special Events Committee will present “Happy Feet” on the big screen in the amphitheatre in the Lakeyard on Friday, June 5, 2015. The film will begin approximately 7:30 p.m. Families are invited … Continue reading

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Free admission to Topsail Hill Preserve State Park May 22 – Sept. 7

Beginning May 22, 2015 regular day-use admission fees will be waived for public entrance to Topsail Hill State Park through a reimbursement program administered by Visit South Walton (VSW). The program will be in effect May 22, 2015 until September … Continue reading

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Arnett’s Gulfside Trail Rides hosting Farm Day May 23

Arnett’s Gulfside Trail Rides will be hosting a Farm Day on Saturday, May 23 from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Join in on a 20-acre horse farm for a family-friendly day featuring: – Live music by Dismal Creek – Bounce … Continue reading

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City of DeFuniak Springs hosting Lakefest May 30

The City of DeFuniak Springs is hosting their second annual “LakeFest” festival on Saturday, May 30, 2015, from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. at Lake DeFuniak, 3 Circle Drive, DeFuniak Springs, FL 32435. Water activities, fun, food, historical tours, arts and … Continue reading

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Take a guided hike to No Name Lake at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park May 22

Date/time: May 22, 1 – 2 p.m. Coastal dune lakes are extremely unique and rare worldwide. During this hike Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Rangers will lead you through the various ecosystems that make this park unique. This hike will … Continue reading

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