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Walton County Fair coming to DeFuniak Springs Oct. 6-11

Six days of family fun in store at the fairgrounds The Walton County Fair, a tradition since 1924, kicks off six days of family fun on Monday, Oct. 6, 2013. Sticking to its roots as an agricultural fair, there will … Continue reading

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Enjoy a guided tour and paddle of Morrison Springs Sept. 25

Time: 8:30 – 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. Learn about Florida’s crystal clear springs as we paddle Morrison Springs in Northeast Walton … Continue reading

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Learn surf fishing at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Sept. 19

Time: 9 – 11 a.m. State Park Surf fishing is a popular sport along the beaches of Topsail Hill. This program will teach you what types of bait will work, what times of year certain fish can be caught, and … Continue reading

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Free entry to Florida State Parks September 8

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Florida Park Service is celebrating National Literacy Month with special events at state parks. The month will be celebrated in conjunction with International Literacy Day on Monday, Sept. 8 and National Library Card Signup … Continue reading

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Safety event at Freeport Community Center Sept. 15

The 2nd annual Safety First for All event will take place this year on Monday, September 15 during National Child Passenger Safety Week. Hosted by the There will be several community partners with various safety information for all ages. Child … Continue reading

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Freeport Choctawhatchee BayFest fishing tournament September 20

Nick’s Seafood Restaurant is hosting a fishing tournament in conjunction with the Freeport Bayfest on Sept. 20. Entry fee is $50 per angler and the weight in location is at Hammock Bay Sports Complex in Freeport. TOURNAMENT TIME: Safe light … Continue reading

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Nick’s Chicks lady anglers tournament September 6

Attention lady anglers, Nick’s Seafood Restaurant is hosting Nick’s Chicks ladies anglers tournament on September 6, 2014. Reel in redfish, speckled trout, catfish and ladyfish from the Choctawhatchee Bay for prize money. Entry Fee- $50.00 per person All payouts guaranteed … Continue reading

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Walton County fishing report for Aug. 26

Fishing has never been better! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Redfish and trout good bites. Early morning or early evening seems to be a mix of best bites. River: You name it, catfish, bass, shellcracker, warmouth, bluegill or bottom fishing with earthworms. … 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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Enjoy a guided birding tour of Walton County on Saturdays in Sept. and Oct.

Hosted by Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance, Discover Roads Less Traveled eco-tours will introduce you to some very special places in Walton county. Enjoy a birding tour on Saturdays in September and October (except. 10/18). Time: 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. All … Continue reading

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