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Explore The Outdoors Festival

Walton Outdoors is excited to announce we will be hosting our sixth annual Explore The Outdoors Festival on Oct. 10, 2015. The event will be held from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the beautiful waterfront location of Live Oak Landing Outdoor Destination, 229 Pitts Avenue in Freeport, Florida. This fun-filled day is geared towards introducing children to the wonders of exploring nature and the outdoor experience. Hands on activities will include fishing, kayaking, wildlife encounters, interactive educational exhibits, nature-based crafts, giveaways and much more. The event is free. The water activities are geared for children six-years-old and up. Food vendors will be on hand. Activities and exhibits include: • Fishing on Black Creek • Fish Florida fishing rod giveaways to first 200 attendees • Fishing education with Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission • Kayaking with Snaggy Bend Outfitters • Emerald Coast Hydrobikes • Archery with Freeport Parks and Recreation • Boating with Wounded Warrior Fishing • E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center exhibit • Birding with the Choctawhatchee Audubon Society • Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission wildlife exhibit • Topsail Hill Preserve State Park exhibit • Northwest Florida Astronomy club • Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance touch tank • Smokey the Bear and his friends from Forestry • Falling Waters State Park snake exhibit • Washington County exhibit • Tri-County Head Start fun • Florida Public Archeology Network • Emerald Coast Science Center • Friends of South Walton Sea Turtles • Nature based crafts • Do it yourself wood crafts with Lowe’s • Freeport Town Planters Society craft • Deitrich’s Honey Farm • Wood crafts • Food purchases available from Grayton Beach Catering and Kona Ice
Date & Time
  • October 10, 2015
  • 10:00AM - 2:00PM
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