All area codes are 850 unless specified.
Saturday, Aug. 3
Jewelry Trunk Show
Moonpize will host a J. Ryann Design Jewelry Trunk Show from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 58 Main St. in Rosemary Beach. Meet Suzanne Blonder, designer for J. Ryann. Call 231-1930.
‘Florid’ Art Exhibition Reception
An exhibition reception with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and live music will be held from 6-8 p.m. at Amavida Coffee & Tea, 104 North Barrett Square, Unit 1A in Rosemary Beach. The collection captures the breadth of culture, interaction, experiences, flora, and fauna that exist within the social, urban, and natural landscapes indigenous to Florida.
Hound of the Baskervilles
Sir Conan Arthur Doyle's “The Hound of the Baskervilles” receives a funny makeover and comes to life at 7:30 p.m. on The Seaside Repertory Theatre’s main stage, 216 Quincy Circle in Seaside. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at Amavida Coffee, online at www.seasiderep.org, or call 231-0733.
Hope In A Box
Through Aug. 11, IHOP will team up with Boys & Girls Club and hold “Sneakers For Students” to collect new/unused sneakers for children in time for back to school. Bring in a pair of new/unused sneakers to IHOP and receive a short stack of buttermilk pancakes. Boys & Girls Club of Florida will distribute collected shoes to needy students ranging between the ages of five and 16.
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.
Take a walk in nature with wildlife expert and ecologist Joe Wyatt at 9 a.m. at Hammock Bay, west of Freeport. Suitable for all ages. The trail system includes a bat house, purple martin houses, many bluebird houses, a wood duck house, a butterfly house and more. Call 496-1864.
Learn about the early history of the park and local area at Camp Helen State Park’s history walk from 10-10:45 a.m. The tour is free with paid park admission of $4 per vehicle. Call 233-5059.
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, Aug. 4
Enjoy brunch and the music of The Steenos from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Stinky’s Fish Camp, 5994 County Road 30A in Santa Rosa 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.
Jam with the music of Donnie Sundal at 9 p.m. at Cabana Café, 112 Seascape Blvd. in Miramar Beach.
Monday, Aug. 5
Groovin’ On The Green
Tony Vegas performs a free concert, sponsored by The Carillon Beach Institute, from 7-9 p.m. in Carillon Beach.
Baytowne Block Party
Shake a leg with DJ Glen as he spins tunes for kids to dance to from 7-9 p.m. at the Baytowne Live Stage on Cannery Row. Enjoy some cotton candy or popcorn, create your piece of the puzzle for the Baytowne Mural Project and be on the look-out for Captain Davy as he searches for pirates to join his crew.
Gather for beer, wine and live music with David Pretlow from 4-6 p.m. at Fonville Press, 147 N. Charles St. in Alys Beach.
Enter your team of two online or just show up for a $100 bar tab Grand Prize at The Great American Pub Quiz from 7-8:30 p.m. at Redd's Fueling Station, 2320 W. County Hwy. 30A in Santa Rosa Beach.
The Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County A+ Art Committee in partnership with Northwest Florida State College hosts its summer fine art exhibit featuring the work of 2012 Best in Show A+ Art Exhibition winner, Mara Viksnins at Northwest Florida State College South Walton campus in Santa Rosa Beach.
Paddle Core Fitness
A 55 minute power workout on a YOLO board will be held at 9 a.m. at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, 9300 Emerald Coast Parkway W. in Miramar Beach. Cost is $15/with your board and $35/with board rental. Call 267-7877 or visit www.sandestin.com/yolo.
Tuesday, Aug. 6
Movies at Marina Park
Bring a chair or blanket for a free movie, "Madagascar 2" beginning at sunset Aug. 6 and "Parental Guidance" Aug. 8 at Marina Park in WaterColor in Santa Rosa Beach.
Cinema Under the Stars
Grab blankets and low back chairs to enjoy a free movie, "Swiss Family Robinson," under the stars from 8-9:30 p.m. in the Alys Beach Amphitheatre. Piper's will offer food and drink.
Family, Fun, and Fireworks
Challenge friends to a variety of lawn games, corn hole, ladder ball and even a giant, inflatable Twister game, from 7-9:15 p.m. at Baytowne Wharf. Visit the Baytowne Live Stage for face painting and for a nominal charge enjoy kid's crafts with Club KZ. Fireworks light up the sky at 9:15 p.m.
Ike’s Fun Tuesday
An evening of sax and keyboard with food and dancing from 7-10 p.m. at Marie’s Bistro, 2260 W. Hwy. 30A in Blue Mountain Beach.
Wednesday, Aug. 7
Concerts in Marina Park
Enjoy live music with Tony Vegas from 6:30-8 p.m. at Marina Park in WaterColor in Santa Rosa Beach. Bring a chair or blanket for seating. Admission is free and open to the public.
Summer Concert Series
Bring blankets and chair to enjoy live music with Delta Reign from 7-9 p.m. in the Amphitheatre at Alys Beach. Piper's will offer food and beverages.
Butler Elementary School will welcome students back to school for “Sneak Peek” and “Orientation” on the following schedule.
• Aug. 7: Kindergarten Sneak Peek 9-11 a.m.
• Aug. 7: Orientation for students in grades 1-4, 1-2:30 p.m.
• Aug. 8: Students in Kindergarten through Grade 4 begin classes
Wednesday Night Concert Series
The Village of Baytowne Wharf presents Mason Jar from 7-9 p.m. in the Events Plaza. Call 267-8186.
Seaside Summer Concert Series
Celebrate summer with a free concert with The Michael Shynes & SJ Band at 7 p.m. in the Seaside Amphitheater.
Thursday, Aug. 8
Americana Under the Stars
Open mic showcase of local musicians begins at 6 p.m. at Topsail Hill Preserve State with a free concert by The Bridget Kelly Band at 7 p.m. A suggested donation of $5 per vehicle will go to the Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park. Bring a chair and beverage. This is family/pet friendly.
Meals on the Grill
Learn to cook nutritious meals on the grill — entrees, side dishes and desserts — from 6-8 p.m. at Walton County Extension Office, 732 N. 9th Street in DeFuniak Springs. Cost is $10 and includes sample foods, recipe booklet and additional materials. To sign up, call 892-8172 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by Aug. 5.
Moonlight & Movies
Bring a blanket and enjoy the family movie "Escape From Planet Earth (PG))" under the stars at 8:15 p.m. on the Western Green in Rosemary Beach (Town Hall if raining).
Emerald Coast Theatre Company
Andy and Clyde have been long time partners until their friendship is tested with the competition for the title of "The Best Fisherman of the Emerald Coast" at 7 and 8 p.m. at Baytowne Wharf. They recruit their crew from the audience and challenge each other at different spots around the Village.
Friday, Aug. 9
Central Square Cinema
Grab your blankets and head to the Seaside Amphitheater at 8 p.m. for a free movie, "The Parent Trap (1961)," under the stars.
Paddle Campbell Lake from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Aug. 9 at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach. No outside canoes or kayaks are allowed. A sign up sheet will be available in the ranger station. Entry fee into park required. Fishing gear is optional, the park has gear. Entry fee into park required. Call 267-8330.
Taste three white and three red wines plus a gourmet tapas plate from 4-6 p.m. at Wild Olives, 104 N. Barrett Square in Rosemary Beach. Cost is $25/person.
Saturday, Aug. 10
Join the Rangers for breakfast at 9 a.m. at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach and learn about the park. To cover the cost of food, please bring $5, which goes to Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park to enhance the park or bring your own breakfast. Call 267-8330.
YOLO Board races
The third annual YOLO Board Mileage Series continues at 8 a.m. at Baytowne Marina with a four-mile race. Call 622-5760 or email info@YOLOBoard.com.
Rosalina plays classic standards and show tunes on keyboard from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at Christiano's Ristorante in Santa Rosa Beach. Call 267-2185.