Walton County Sports Complex opens in South Walton

November 6, 2019

Phase 1 of new Walton County Sports Complex is now open. A ribbon cutting was held on Nov. 6, 2019 for 32+ acre multi-use park located at 240 MC Davis Blvd, Santa Rosa Beach. The facility is located behind the new Dune Lake Elementary School.

The complex offers a number of amenities available to the public that improve the sports and recreational opportunities in the area. The park features:

  • A lighted multi-use field complex that features 3 full-sized multi-use fields
  • A lighted 3-field baseball/softball complex
  • A restroom/concession building
  • A separate restroom facility located adjacent to the multi-use complex
  • Playground areas
  • Green space/picnic areas
  • Large parking area
Concession stand and restrooms.

The addition of these fields adds much needed support to our areas recreational youth sports programs as well as provides an additional opportunity for family recreation south of the bay.

Phase 2 of the complex will include a one-mile walking trail, tennis courts, pickle ball courts, and a boundless special needs playground area. Completion date has not been set and is awaiting funding.

To reserve use of the park, click here for rates and rental application or contact Walton County Parks and Recreation at 850-892-8108, Mon – Thurs. 6 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The Walton County Sports Complex is a project that began in April of 2014 with the purchase of 32 acres of land from Forest View, LLC, in the amount of $2.4 million. Following the purchase, the design of the park was awarded to and completed by Lose & Associates. Upon completion of design, the construction contract was awarded to CW Roberts in July of 2017. Construction began in August of 2017 and has now reached completion of phase 1.