1. Eggs on the Beach
The fourth annual Eggs on the Beach EggFest Cooking Competition will be held from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 30 at Seascape Resort. All proceeds from Eggs on the Beach will benefit Fisher House of the Emerald Coast and Food For Thought. Taster tickets are $32/adult, $18/child (ages 11-17) and kids 10 and under are free. To purchase a taster ticket, visit EggsontheBeach.com or call 269-4666.
2. Fall Festival/Pumpkin Sales
The second annual Fall Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 7 with fun, food and games. State Park entrance fee is $2 per person for anyone age 7 and above. The event itself is free; however donations are accepted for Friends of Camp Helen State Park to benefit the park's resource management projects and interpretive programs. For more information, call 233-5059 or email CampHelenFriends@gmail.com. They will sell pumpkins from 9 am to 4 p.m. through Oct. 31.
3. Bloody Mary Festival
The Market Shops at the entrance to Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort will host its third annual Bloody Mary Festival to benefit Habitat for Humanity — Walton County from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 7. The event will feature unlimited tastes of the Emerald Coast’s innovative Bloody Marys served at restaurants and bars in the Panhandle and food will be available for purchase. Tickets are $40 in advance, $50 at the door or $100 for VIP tickets and include three hours of unlimited tastes of up to 25 Bloody Marys. Visit bit.ly/TMSBloodyMaryFest2017 for tickets.