Category Archives: Outdoor Family Fun

Outdoor family fun in Walton County and Northwest Florida.

9/11 Heroes Run and 5K walk at Grayton Beach State Park Sept. 13

Time: 8 a.m. The Department of Environmental Protection’s Grayton Beach State Park, in conjunction with the historic community of Grayton Beach and the 31 Heroes Project, invites you, your family, and friends to come and cheer on veterans of the … Continue reading

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The Biophilia Center takes you Under the Sea Sept. 6

Head over to the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center on Saturday, September 6 for an Under The Sea Day. Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Activities include: Marine Touch Tanks Sharks with the Gulfarium at 11 a.m. Hands on Oyster Reef … Continue reading

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Bayfest coming to Freeport Regional Sports Complex September 20

The City of Freeport will be hosting their inaugural ‘BAYFEST’ on Saturday September 20, 2014 at the Freeport Regional Sports Complex at Hammock Bay from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. The festival will feature a variety of entertainment for everyone … Continue reading

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Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance offering eco adventures this fall

The Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance (CBA), in partnership with Visit South Walton and Northwest Florida State College, announces the fall season of its popular eco-tourism initiative, Eco Adventures of Walton County. Click here to learn more or call (850)200-4160. Surf Fishing … Continue reading

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Annual Alys Beach 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run Aug. 31

The 3rd Annual Alys Beach 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run, presented by Visit South Walton, on Sunday, August 31, 2014 in Alys Beach, Florida. Located along Hwy 30A, the course winds through the resort town. The event also features an oversized … Continue reading

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E.T. lands in the DeFuniak Springs Lakeyard Aug. 15

The Special Events Committee of the City of DeFuniak Springs is pleased to present a movie night on Friday, August 15, 2014. This annual family-oriented event has become a tradition and will be held in the amphitheatre at the Lake … Continue reading

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Abrakadoodle Art Education hosts Who’s Afraid of the Dark, Nocturnal Animals at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center Aug. 13

Time: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Abrakadoodle Art Education for kids is hosting summer day camps at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center. On Wed., Aug. 13, enjoy Who’s Afraid of the Dark, Nocturnal Animals. Take a trip to the bat house, … Continue reading

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Learn about dragonflies at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Aug. 8

Date/time: Friday August 8, 2-3 p.m. They are one of the neatest insects in the world. They are fun to watch and help to reduce the mosquito population. This program not only educates you about the dragon fly, but also … Continue reading

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Ranger program, cookout and a movie at Camp Helen State Park Aug. 6

Camp Helen State Park is offering a movie, food, and fun with a family-oriented movie, environmental interpretive program, and old-fashioned campfire cookout. The event will start at 5:30 p.m. in the recreation hall with an interpretive program led by a … Continue reading

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Learn about endangered beach mice at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park July 23

Date/time: Wednesday July 23rd, 3-4 p.m. Topsail Hill Preserve State Park presents a program on the endangered Choctawhatchee Beach Mouse. They live in a fragile habitat near the beach and only come out at night. Come learn what we to … Continue reading

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