Category Archives: Outdoor Family Fun

Outdoor family fun in Walton County and Northwest Florida.

Great Backyard Bird Count Feb. 12-15, 2016

Launched in 1998 by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and National Audubon Society, the Great Backyard Bird Count was the first online citizen-science project to collect data on wild birds and to display results in near real-time. Since then, more … Continue reading







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Camellia Festival at Eden Gardens State Park Feb. 20

The Friends of Eden and Florida State Parks pay tribute to the camellia Saturday, Feb. 20 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Eden Gardens State Park. Visitors are invited to stroll through amazing camellias, enjoy a camellia floral arrangement … Continue reading







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Furry Fest in Santa Rosa Beach Feb. 20

Alaqua Animal Refuge and HEART Animal Rescue, two area organizations dedicated to caring and shelter for homeless animals, are happy to announce they are teaming together for the third annual Furry Fest, a fun, fund-raising effort for two and four … Continue reading







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Chautauqua Assembly offers free outdoor exhibits

Head over to Circle Drive and the Lakeyard in DeFuniak Springs Fri., Jan, 29 and Sat., Jan. 30 and enjoy live demonstrations and exhibits during the Chautauqua Assembly. Civil War Camp:  Visit the men and women of The Walton Guard … Continue reading







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Sk8 Deck-o art auction to raise funds for new skate park Feb. 20

Join the Walton Skate Society for an art auction / live music event as they raise money to build the new skate park in Santa Rosa Beah. You can buy a masterfully painted skate deck, paint your own, or simply … Continue reading







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Members only special event at E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center Jan. 23

Become a member of the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center, enjoy  special events. On Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016   the Center will showcase new educational animal ambassadors, two bobcats. Memberships start at $30/individual, $60/family. Members receive other special perks (depending on … Continue reading







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American Roots concert series at Camp Helen State Park Jan. 9

Camp Helen State Park will be hosting a Saturday Americana Roots Music Concert series. The concerts will be held in the lodge from 6:30 – 8 p.m. beginning Saturday, January 9, 2016. The free concerts continue on Saturday, January 23, … Continue reading







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