Category Archives: Outdoor Family Fun

Outdoor family fun in Walton County and Northwest Florida.

Explore the wonders of river, bay and gulf habitats at Apalachicola Environmental Education and Training Center

Hands on displays and artifacts a creative learning experience The Apalachicola River, Bay and coastal ecosystems are vast and diverse. Successfully managing such diversity is complex effort managed by several State and federal agencies. In 1979 the Apalachicola National Estuarine … Continue reading

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Nature EGGstravaganza Biophilia egg hunt March 10

Get outdoors and enjoy a Nature EGGstravaganza and Egg Hunt at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center on Saturday, March 10th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Hundreds of eggs filled with goodies will be scattered on the lawn and throughout … Continue reading

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Explore the Town Center trails in Santa Rosa Beach

Four miles of meandering trails around South Walton’s Government Center a pleasant walk or bike ride Many folks aren’t aware of the scenic, leisurely trails located around the busy South Walton Government Annex buildings in Santa Rosa Beach. The multi-modal … Continue reading

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Baytowne Wharf celebrates Mardi Gras with dog parade Feb. 11, people parade Feb. 13

Let the good times roll this Mardi Gras season at The Village of Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin. Festivities kick off Sunday, Feb 11 at 2 pm with their annual Mardi Gras Dog Parade. This year’s theme is Bone Appetit! Click … Continue reading

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Learn about turpentining, take a guided hike at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Feb. 18

As part of Black History Month, Topsail Hill Preserve State Park is hosting “Turpentining in Topsail” on February 18, 2018 from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.  Learn about the turpentine industry that occurred in the park area during the late 1800s … Continue reading

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Americana music in the lodge at Camp Helen State Park Feb. 3

The 2018 Americana Music at The Lodge concerts at Camp Helen State Park continue on February 3rd, featuring Mike & Maggie McKinney collectively known as Lucky Mud. This duo plays SwampyTonk and Folkabilly, a creative ensemble of many forms of … Continue reading

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