Category Archives: Outdoor Family Fun

Outdoor family fun in Walton County and Northwest Florida.

Learn about animal tracks at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Nov. 7

Date/time: Friday Nov. 7th, 3 – 4 p.m. This all ages program is designed to be a hands-on learning experience in the art of tracking. You will learn different types of tracks and which animal makes them. Then you will … Continue reading

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Flutterby Children’s Arts Festival in Rosemary Beach Nov. 8-9

The monarch butterflies have finally made their way to our Gulf coast so has the Flutterby Children’s Art Festival which celebrates the Monarch butterfly migration. The festival will be held Nov. 8-9 on the East Long Green in Rosemary Beach … Continue reading

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Take a guided kayak tour of Western Lake Nov. 13

Time: 9 – 11:30 a.m. Hosted by Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance, Discover Roads Less Traveled eco-tours will introduce you to some very special places in Walton county. This tour is kayak only. Travel from the water entry point of Western Lake … Continue reading

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Explore the scenic beauty of Dead Lakes in Wewahitchka, Florida

Interested in a unique paddling, boating and great fishing opportunities? Head over to Wewahitchka, Florida and explore the beautiful Dead Lakes area. The 6,700-acre Dead Lakes offer an abundance of great fishing for largemouth bass, crappie, shellcracker, bream, and catfish. … Continue reading

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Witches of South Walton take flight Oct. 31

The Witches of South Walton will take flight on their 11th annual ride from Gulf Place to Butler Elementary on Friday, October 31, at 7 a.m. The Witches of South Walton is a group of women founded by Carol Stafford … Continue reading

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Halloween events and fall festivals in and around Walton County

Hammack Farms corn maze in Bonifay offers good old fashioned family fun through Nov. 22 Interested in enjoying some family fun this October and November? Head over to Hammack Farms in Bonifay for an afternoon or evening of corn maze … Continue reading

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Fire Prevention pancake breakfast at WaterColor Fire Station Oct. 25

The SWFD Department Relations Committee (DRC) and the St. Joe Club and Resorts will be hosting an “All You Can Eat” pancake breakfast on Saturday Oct. 25 from 8 -11 a.m. The event will take place at the SWFD Watercolor … Continue reading

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E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center hosting Fall Festival Nov. 1

The E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center’s​ annual Fall Festival ​will be held on Saturday, Nov. 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Activities include a spooky trail, hay rides, festival food, live music, face painting, Alaqua animal adoptions, fun games, fall … Continue reading

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Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park hosts haunted trail walk Oct. 24

Time: 4 – 7 p.m. Join the Rocky Bayou Park rangers and staff on Friday, October 24th, 2014 for a haunted trail walk. The Walk will fallow the half mile Red Cedar nature trail. The Haunted walk will be from … Continue reading

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Jail Break Zombie 5K Fun Run Nov. 1

Date: November 1st, 2014 Location: Walton County Sheriff’s Office – 752 Triple G Road – DeFuniak Springs, Fl. 32433 Registration and Packet Pickup begins at 7:00 am Race begins at 8:00 am Runners $50.00/Zombies $25.00  (T-Shirt with registration) Call 850-892-8186 … Continue reading

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