Nature girl’s weekend picks

June 19, 2009

yoloheronsm1Celebrate the outdoors with your Dad this weekend

Friday, June 19

Baytowne Wharf is the happening place both Friday and Saturday, and the fun kicks of at 4:00 p.m. Friday as the weigh-ins begin for the Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic. Watch the big players in bill fish competition bring in their prize fish. Special events and sponsor exhibits at Baytowne Marina and in The Village of Baytowne Wharf all weekend.

While you are enjoying the excitement,  check out the YOLO Board Stand-Up Paddleboard Race at the Marina starting at 5:30 p.m on Friday.

Following all that action, Coconut Radio will be playing cool tunes starting at 7:00 p.m. Click here for parking logisitics

Saturday, June 20

Surfrider Foundation sponsoring afternoon and evening of fun
Join the local Emerald Coast Chapter of Surfrider Foundation for an afternoon and evening of fun planned for anyone who loves the beach. Help clean the beach and enjoy kids activities and stand up paddle board demonstrations. Events start at 4 p.m., and ends with a bonfire on the beach.
Where: Ed Walline Park, Santa Rosa Beach at the corner of Scenic Road 30A and CR 393.

poncespring1Sunday, June 21

Take Dad out for a picnic, paddle or swim. Here are a few places to cool of on a hot day and do a whole lot of nothing. Here are some links on great places to explore:
Rocky Bayou State Park
Morrison Springs
Ponce De Leon Springs State Park