All area codes are 850 unless specified.
Saturday, June 1
See Nonie and her ark of animals from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 1 at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center. Understand the important roles animals play in the environment. Standard admission rates apply. Call 835-1824.
Grayt Music Project
Enjoy a buffet dinner and music from More Than Rubies at 6:30 p.m. June 1 at Grayt Grounds of Monet Monet, 100 E. Scenic Hwy. 30A in Grayton Beach. Call 231-1090.
Author Tami Hotard will sign copies of her books, “Big Charity” and “This Will be & You Will See,” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sundog Books, 89 Central Square in Seaside.
An opening reception for “Playing with Uncertainty,” a collection of paintings and sculptures by Mercedes Rodgers, will be held from 6-8 p.m. at Amavida Coffee & Tea, 104 North Barrett Square in Rosemary Beach.
Seaside Farmers Market
Get your pick of fresh produce, baked goods, dairy products, native plants and other unique offerings from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Amphitheatre behind Raw & Juicy. Enjoy special cooking demos and activities.
Blue Ribbon Healers
Enjoy the music of the Blue Ribbon Healers every Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the Seaside Farmers Market in the Seaside Amphitheater.
Gigi’s Lemonade Stand
Children volunteer at Gigi’s Lemonade Stand from 3-5 p.m. to raise money for the Alaqua Animal Refuge at Gigi's Fabulous Kids' Fashions & Toys, 62 Main Street in Rosemary Street.
Sunday, June 2
Spring Rock Concert
Fourteen bands, all part of Ohana Institute or the after school rock band program, play two songs each from 6-9 p.m. at the Rosemary Beach Town Hall in South Barrett Square. Tickets are $10 and sales go to support the rock on the road program.
Brunch in the Backyard
Billy Garrett takes the stage and Shelter House pours mimosas for donations from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Hibiscus Coffee & Guesthouse, 85 Defuniak Street in Grayton Beach.
Enjoy the music of Matt Hall while enjoying brunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Marie’s Bistro, 2260 W. Hwy. 30A in Blue Mountain Beach.
30A Farmers Market
The 30A Farmers Market takes place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Sunday and Thursday in Barrett Square at Rosemary Beach. Community event features fresh vegetables, fruits, eggs, honey, cheese, preserves, sauces, bread, sweets, prepared foods to go and more.
Monday, June 3
The Herrold Sisters perform from 7-9:30 p.m. at Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt, 10343 East County Road 30A in Seacrest Beach.
Healthy Meals in a Snap
Learn how to make a quick and healthy casserole without breaking your budget from 5:30-6:30 p.m. June 3 at the Walton County Health Department, 362 Hwy. 83 in DeFuniak Springs. Event is free, but registration required at 892-8172 or email@example.com.
Groovin’ On The Green
Latitude 29 performs a free concert, sponsored by The Carillon Beach Institute, from 7-9 p.m. June 3 in Carillon Beach.
Tuesday, June 4
Movies at Marina Park
Bring a chair or blanket for a free movie, "Parental Guidance," beginning at sunset June 4 and "Life of Pi" June 6 at Marina Park in WaterColor in Santa Rosa Beach.
Cinema Under the Stars
Grab blankets and low back chairs to enjoy a free movie, "Thunderstruck," under the stars from 8-9:30 p.m. June 4 in the Alys Beach Amphitheatre. Piper's will offer food and drink.
Paddle Campbell Lake at 1:15 p.m. June 4 at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach. Program requires a $6 entry admission. Sign up required at ranger station. Call 267-8330.
The Town Planters of Freeport will meet at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month at the Blount House on Kylea Laird Road. Call 835-5611.
Wednesday, June 5
Concerts in Marina Park
Enjoy live music with Mark Kaul from 6:30-8 p.m. June 5 at Marina Park in WaterColor in Santa Rosa Beach. Bring a chair or blanket for seating. Admission is free and open to the public.
Seaside Summer Concert Series
Celebrate summer with a free concert with Kyle Lamonica at 7 p.m. June 5 in the Seaside Amphitheater.
Sports and Recreation Park Workshops
Workshops to present information and answer any questions about the Sports Complex Land Purchase will be held at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. June 5 in Commissioner Meadows’s conference room, 70 Logan Lane in Santa Rosa Beach.
Summer Concert Series
Bring blankets and chair to enjoy live music with Heritage from 7-9 p.m. June 5 in the Amphitheatre at Alys Beach. Piper's will offer food and beverages.
Wednesday Night Concert Series
The Village of Baytowne Wharf presents Denton Hatcher and the Soapbox Blues from 7-9 p.m. June 5 in the Events Plaza. Call 267-8186.
Thursday, June 6
Americana Under the Stars
James Hawkins performs at 6 p.m. June 6 at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park for the concert series, Americana Under the Stars. Bring a chair and beverage. This is family/pet friendly.
Concerts in the Village
The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation’s 18th Annual Concerts in the Village presents The Mike Veal Band at 7 p.m. June 6 at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village Dugas Pavilion in Destin. Admission is $8/adult and children under 12 and MKAF members are free. Call 650-2226.
Moonlight & Movies
Bring a blanket and enjoy the family movie "Brave" under the stars at 8:15 p.m. June 6 on the Western Green in Rosemary Beach (Town Hall if raining).
The Emerald Coast Meditation Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. June 6 at 480 N. Co. Hwy. 393 in Santa Rosa Beach. Gayle Powers, a mediator and retired psychotherapist, will speak on “Using Mindfulness to Stay in the Present." Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Herrold Sisters
The Herrold Sisters, Hannah (14) and Abby (11), will perform a free show from 6-8 p.m. June 6 on the lawn at S. Barrett Square in Rosemary Beach.
Walton County District 5 County Commissioner Cindy Meadows will hold South Walton Town Meetings from 6-7:30 p.m. June 6 at the Edgewater Condominiums, 291 Scenic Gulf Drive in Miramar Beach, and from 9-10:30 a.m. June 20 in the meeting room at Padgett Park, 810 JD Miller Road in Santa Rosa Beach to discuss garbage collection and recycling. Call 231-2978.
The Walton County Economic Development Alliance will hold its monthly board meeting at noon June 6 in the Walton County Administration Conference room, 76 North 6th Street in DeFuniak Springs.
Music at Vue on 30a
Vue on 30a, 4801 West County Highway 30A in Santa Rosa Beach, presents Geoffrey McBride from 6:30-9:30 p.m. June 6. Music continues with Ben Friedman from 8-11 p.m. June 8. Call 267-1240 or visit www.vueon30a.com.
Friday, June 7
Become your favorite animal with arty faces and animal crafts with Abrakadoodle from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center. Standard admission rates apply. Call 835-1824.
Learn the full history of Florida's most famous reptile, the alligator, at an informative slideshow presentation at 2 p.m. June 7 at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach. Program requires a $6 entry admission. Call 267-8330.
Rosalina plays classic standards and show tunes on keyboard from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at Christiano's Ristorante in Santa Rosa Beach. Call 267-2185.
Saturday, June 8
Breakfast With a Ranger at 9 a.m. June 8 at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach with special guest Lori Ceier of Walton Outdoors. To cover the cost of food, bring $5, which goes to Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park to enhance the park, or bring your own breakfast. Call 267-8330.
First Friday ArtWalk
Enjoy live music and view works of art and artist demos from 5-8 p.m. June 7 at the galleries and shops of Ruskin Place and select Central Square merchants in Seaside.
Be entertained with improvisational story telling with the Seaside Rep’s Children’s Theater at 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center. Standard admission rates apply. Call 835-1824.
Walk Her Way
Men, women and children of all ages will don high heels for the Second annual Walk Her Way at 6 p.m. June 7 at Rosemary Beach’s Town Center. This strut aims to raise awareness of domestic violence and will benefit Shelter House. Decorate your shoes to reflect your style and personality. Team registrations are encouraged, and awards will be given for the team that raises the most money as well as those that have the best theme and best costumes. Stick around for the after-party and free public concert featuring The Forrest Williams Band. Advance registration is $30/adults and $10/children under 12 and includes a T-shirt. Registration the day of the walk will be an additional $5 per person from 5-6 p.m. Register at www.walkherway.com.
Central Square Cinema
Grab your blankets and head to the Seaside Amphitheater at 8 p.m. June 7 for a movie, "Honey I Shrunk the Kids," under the stars.
The white walls will be illuminated with light, color and sound by artists from around the globe on June 7-8 at Alys Beach lawns, parks, pedestrian paths, and Caliza Pool during the Digital Graffiti Festival. Tickets for Friday are $50/adult and $20/child 3-12. Saturday tickets are $100. Purchase at digitalgraffiti.com/sb1/tickets.