The 11th annual Beaches to Woodlands Tour of Santa Rosa County is proud to announce a packed schedule of nearly 40 events this fall, including a corn maze that honors two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson, a native of Bagdad, Fla.Learn More ››
The self-guided tour, sponsored by the Santa Rosa County Tourist Development Council, encompasses more than three dozen diverse events staged in October each year. Events range from "fun on the farm" activities and eco-education to historical lectures and re-enactments to festivals celebrating the season, active events ranging from beach volleyball, ziplining through nature to 5k runs and walks to cycling; arts and culture that celebrate native artisans; marine life education for all ages, fishing, snorkeling and everyone's favorite - the annual migration of the Monarch butterflies.
"The Beaches to Woodlands Tour has become synonymous with Fall for many along the Gulf Coast," said sixth-year tour coordinator Karen Harrell. "Each year we add new events that are grown organically through engaged community members."
The 15th annual Fenner McConnell / Matt Wantz Blackwater Heritage Century Ride is set for Oct. 18, starting at the Milton Community Center and traveling deep into the heart of Blackwater River State Forest – all aimed at raising money for Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Northwest Florida and the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast.
Creepy pirates and ghostly, glowing figures will be storming the shores of Navarre during first 5K Dead Pirate Glow Run/Walk, Oct. 25 from 6 to 9 p.m. The run will begin at the Public Parking lot beside Juana’s Pagoda’s and Sailor’s Grill, 1451 Navarre Beach Cswy., Navarre Beach, Florida. There will be prizes for Best Pirate […]