Great American Picnic at Watersound Origins June 8

May 28, 2014

greatamericanpicnicTime: 4-8 p.m.

Enjoy live music by the Forrest Williams Band and spend a day with your family and friends making kites, participating in relay races, or shine bright in the Facetime Photo Booth. The night will end with a fireworks show over Wind Garden Park.  Great food and beverages will be available with proceeds benefiting Food for Thought and Alaqua Animal Refuge. For more information and directions click here.

Live Music – Bring a chair or blanket and listen to great music on the lawn by The Forrest Williams Band in Wind Garden Park.

Kid’s Activities – Take a break from the music and enjoy relay races, face painting, Bocce ball, and even make your own kite.

Watersound Scavenger Hunt – Pick up a scavenger hunt card at Wind Garden Park, get your card punched at featured locations and enter to win prizes like a YOLO Board, YOLO bike, dinner at Fish Out of Water and more.

Facetime Photo Booth – Take a photo with your family and friends and share it on online!

Picnic Eats – Purchase classic food favorites and beverages. BBQ, snacks, ice cream, and beer will be available for purchase. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Food for Thought and Alaqua Animal Refuge. Menu items from Watersound Origins newest restaurant, Origins Cafe will also be available for sampling, or bring your own picnic. Food purchase is not required, but suggested to benefit organizations.

Food for Thought – This organization provides backpacks filled with easy to make meals so children can focus on their development and education, not where the next meal is coming from. Visit their lemonade stand and support this worthwhile organization.

Alaqua Animal Refuge – Visit the Alaqua Animal Refuge booth to learn about adoption and visit with pets.

Fireworks – End the evening with a fireworks show at dusk set to music.

About Watersound Origins

Touching the banks of Lake Powell, one of Florida’s largest coastal dune lakes, rests Watersound OriginsSM, a 1,400-acre community with uncompromising ideals and standards in planning, architecture, aesthetics and amenities. The Watersound OriginsSM community offers a relaxed setting amid the natural beauty of Lake Powell and towering pines with the convenience of quaint shops, lively eateries and local activities of famed Scenic Highway 30-A just three miles south.

Influenced by maritime architecture of year’s past, the Watersound OriginsSM community’s architectural design re-imagines and modernizes the coastal shingle home into a vernacular building style that is distinctly Florida. A variety of floor plans ideal for families, individuals or seasonal residents are offered starting in the high $300’s.

In celebration of its natural surroundings, this community will promote an array of outdoor recreational activities. Kayak on Lake Powell, play with your children or grandchildren in the neighborhood parks, or walk along the trails and paths winding throughout the community.

“Watersound OriginsSM” and the “Watersound Origins” DesignSM are service marks of The St. Joe Company or its affiliates.