Nature girl’s weekend picks

July 14, 2009

Friday, July 17

hotelfordogsSeaside movies under the stars
Location: Seaside Amphitheater at 8:00 p.m.
Hotel for Dogs – Animals are strictly forbidden at Andi and her little brother Bruce’s foster home. But for Friday, the adorable dog they secretly care for, they’re ready to risk everything. For more information, go to

Saturday, July 18

kickingKickin’ It for Jason
Fund raising event for local soccer coach Jason Thompson suffering with cancer will be held at Senor Mojitos from 3-7 p.m. Stand up paddle boarding, soccer, auction items and live music. click here for map For more information about Jason, go to:

Sunday, July 19

Get in free at all Florida State Parks (except Skyway Fishing Pier). The Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection is offering free entrance to Florida State Parks.

A trail to the beach at Camp Helen. Lori Ceier/Walton Outdoors
A trail to the beach at Camp Helen.

Find out more about our local State parks:

Topsail Hill Preserve: Click here
Grayton Beach: Click here
Deer Lake: Click here
Camp Helen: Click here
Eden Gardens: Click here
Rocky Bayou Click here
Ponce DeLeon Springs: Click here


deerGrayton Beach State Park hosts interpretive on flora and fauna
Sunday, July 19th – 9 a.m.
The Department of Environmental Protection’s Grayton Beach State Park invites you to bring the family or a friend to a nature walk and learn about the flora and fauna that call Grayton Beach State Park home. Participants will meet at the ranger station.
Contact: (850) 231-4210