All area codes are 850 unless specified. 

The REP: Charlie Mars will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at The Seaside Repertory Theater, 216 Quincy Circle in Santa Rosa Beach. Tickets are $25 and available at 231-0733 or www.lovetherep.org.

• Oct. 28 and 29: Griffin House

• Nov. 14: REP Tribute Concert, fundraiser for The REP. Tickets $70

Children’s Chorus: Ages 9-13 can learn fundamentals of singing, how to read music, strengthen creativity and build friendships with the South Walton’s Children’s Chorus. Rehearsals are from 4-5:30 p.m. Mondays at Christ the King Episcopal Church, 480 North County Highway 393 in Santa Rosa Beach. Registration is $50. Visit Facebook page to register.

Casper's Campfire Stories: Casper the Friendly Ghost type stories will be told around the campfire from 6-7 p.m. Oct. 21 at the amphitheater at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach. The stories are geared to the younger audience, but are fun for all. Bring a blanket or chair, insect repellent and a flashlight.

Choctawhatchee Audubon Society: See owls, warblers, herons and rails in a walk through the Bluewater Bay Marina marshes and oak for-est Oct. 21. Meet at Oak Creek Shopping Center by CVS on Hwy. 20 in Niceville at 7:30 a.m. Wear closed toed shoes, bring water and bug spray. Call 368-3680 for additional information.

• Oct. 28: See ducks, herons, raptors and migrants in a walk through the FWB landfill and holding ponds led by Malcolm Swan. Meet at Pepi-tos, 1313 Lewis Turner Blvd., at 7:30 a.m. Wear closed toed shoes, a hat and long pants. Call 210-343-9082 for additional information.

• Nov. 2: Monthly meeting and presentation, “Australia: Birding the Land Down Under,” with Lenny Fenimore at 6:30 p.m. at the Northwest Florida State College - Niceville campus. Admission is free and open to the public. Call 225- 252-2760 or dbaltz@lsu.edu.

• Nov. 4: Field trip with Alan Knothe in an exploration of private forest near DeFuniak Springs. Meet at the Niceville CVS parking lot in Oak Creek Shopping Center at 7:30 a.m. or make your way to Goodwin drive about 5 miles west of DeFuniak off Bob Sikes Highway at 8:30. Wear closed toed shoes and long pants and bring a sack lunch. Call 208-1780 for additional information.

• Nov. 18: Join expert birder Bruce Purdy in a bird walk at Destin Beaches. Meet in the parking lot at the SW end of Marler Bridge over East Pass at 7:30 a.m. Wear closed toed shoes and a hat and have your current beach permit which can be obtained online at eglin.isportsman.net. Call 305-359-5334.

Book signing: Dr. Marinella Monk will sign copies of her first work of fiction, “Heaven Rediscovered, from 4-6 p.m. Oct. 21 at Barnes and No-ble, 34904 Emerald Coast Parkway in Destin.

Best of: Winners of the 2017 “Best of the Emerald Coast” will be named Oct. 21 at Grand Boulevard at Sandestin. Tickets are $40/advance and $50/week of. VIP tickets are $75/advance and $85/week and include early access to the VIP lounge and complimentary swag bags. Purchase tickets at EmeraldCoastMagazine.com/Best-of-the-Emerald-Coast-Event. Proceeds benefit the Junior League of the Emerald Coast.

Embroiderers’ Guild: The Sand Dunes Chapter of Embroiderers' Guild of America will hold stitch-ins from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Oct. 22 in the Religious Education building, Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, 1200 Valparaiso Blvd. in Niceville. Visitors are welcome. Call 496-3466 with any questions.

Improv Bootcamp: For ages 4-14, the Bootcamp will be held from 3:45-5:15 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays through Oct. 23 at The Repertory Theatre in Seaside. Cost is $25. Improv Army Showcase Performance will be at same time Oct. 24.

The REP: Tickets for The Fall Play Series at The REP Theatre Mainstage in Seaside are $30 and available at lovetherep.com. Showtime is 7:30 p.m.

• Oct. 23, 27: Brits vs Aliens

• Oct. 24: The Sailors’ Story

• Oct. 25: Bond: An Unauthorized Parody

• Oct. 26: Your Bard!

Butler Does Halloween: Join in a night of frighteningly good tunes from Van R Butler Elementary Chorus as they present Butler Does Hal-loween at 6 p.m. Oct. 24 in the Events Plaza Stage at Baytowne Wharf.

Pumpkin Patch: Camp Helen State Park’s Pumpkin Patch will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily through the end of October. Prices are marked on the pumpkins. Proceeds go to the Friends of Camp Helen to support and help maintain the Park. There are several photo props and a pine straw maze, so bring camera and kids.

Sinfonia: Sinfonia Gulf Coast launches its 12th season on a high note with “An Evening with Chris Mann” at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar in Grand Boulevard in Miramar Beach. The four-course wine dinner is followed by an intimate cabaret-style performance space upstairs at 560 Grand Boulevard. Tickets are $195/person and include dinner, wine, valet, gratuity and performance. Proceeds will benefit Sinfonia Gulf Coast and its music education programs. Purchase tickets at SinfoniaGulfCoast.org or call 460-8800.

Kid's Yoga: Yoga instructor Galina Wells will host free Kid’s Yoga from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Oct. 24, Nov. 7 and 21 and Dec. 5 and 19 at Walton County Coastal Library in Santa Rose Beach. All ages welcome. No registration required. For more information, call 267-2809.

Color the Coast Orange: Wear orange in support of bully-free schools and a safe community during the tri-countywide Third Annual Color the Coast Orange#UnityDay2017 on Oct. 25. Schools, families, businesses and the entire community can participate simply by wearing orange.

Wednesday Night Concert Series: Bring your chairs and blankets and enjoy a free concert under the stars with Heritage from 7-9 p.m. Oct. 25 in the Events Plaza in Baytowne Wharf.

Camp for adult cancer patients: Adults who have been diagnosed with cancer are encouraged to register now for an upcoming Sacred Heart Health System program that offers support, encouragement and renewal. Camp Bluebird, a retreat experience for people coping with cancer, is scheduled for Oct. 25-27 at Sacred Heart’s Miracle Camp in Escambia County. Activities include arts and crafts, pampering, education, optional sharing sessions, entertainment and more. Visit www.campbluebirdfl.com or call 698-2202.

Sacred Heart Class: Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast will host a free cancer prevention nutrition class from 12-1 p.m. Oct. 26 in the Suite 3 Conference Room at the hospital. Attendees will learn about cancer prevention through diet and lifestyle changes, enjoy food samples, and take home cancer-fighting recipes. Register at 416-1620; space is limited.

Throwback Thursday Cinema: Enjoy the free, family friendly movie "Hocus Pocus" at 7 p.m. Oct. 26 on the Events Plaza Lawn at the Village of Baytowne Wharf.

OneBlood Drive: The Market Shops in Miramar Beach will host the OneBlood Drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 26. The OneBlood Big Red Bus will be in The Market Shops parking lot, adjacent to U.S. 98. Generally healthy people ages 16 or older who weigh at least 110 pounds can donate blood. Photo ID is required. Donors will receive a OneBlood Halloween themed T-shirt and a kid’s scoop of ice cream from Ben & Jerry’s in The Market Shops.

Celebrity Golf Classic: Hit the links with celebrities for the 21st Annual South Walton Celebrity Golf Classic Oct. 26-28 at the Baytowne and Raven Golf Courses in Sandestin. Proceeds will benefit Operation Renewed Hope Foundation, which provides housing and support to homeless veterans.

Halloween Movie: Enjoy a spooky, family-friendly movie night at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 on the Seaside amphitheater lawn.

Hub-O-Ween: Trick or Treating at The Hub in Watersound Beach is from 4-6 p.m. Oct. 27 with face painting station, Dog & Pig Costume Con-test and more. A Movie Marathon on the Jumbotron begins at 6 p.m. with “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” then at 6:30 p.m. “The Nightmare Before Christmas,” followed by The Addams Family at 7:45 p.m.

Halloween Celebration/Trick-or-Treating: Bring the little ghosts and goblins for trick-or-treating throughout North Barrett Square in Rosemary Beach and the Harvest Market Artist’s booths from 2-5 p.m. Oct. 28. Enjoy a pumpkin carving and costume contest with prizes, hay-rides, a moonwalk, games, airbrush tattoos, spin art, music and more. Tour the haunted cemetery and see Ohana Institute’s annual Scarecrow Lane and gobble up some goodies from their bake sale.

Pumpkin Fest: Arnett’s Gulfside and Stables Seventh Annual Pumpkin Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 21-22 and Oct. 28-29 at 613 S. County Hwy. 393 in Santa Rosa Beach. Tickets include pumpkin painting, pony rides, hay rides and bouncy house. There will be live music, food and drinks available for purchase. Tickets available at Arnett Gulfside Trails and Rides or online.

Baytowne on Ice: Dust off those skates and get in the winter spirit at The Village of Baytowne Wharf's Baytowne on Ice from Oct. 28 through Feb. 3 in the Events Plaza. For details, visit www.baytownewharf.com or call 267-8184.

Halloween Movie/Costume Party: The fifth annual Rocky Horror Halloween Movie and Costume Party begins at 8 p.m. Oct. 28 at Redd’s Fueling Station, 2320 W County Hwy. 30A in Santa Rosa Beach. Showings will be at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Best Costume prizes awarded for Rocky Horror Picture Show theme. No cover.

Halloweener Derby: The 8th Annual Seaside Halloweener Derby will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Seaside Amphitheater. Check-in and registration starts at 9:30 a.m. with the first races at 10. Costume contest (open to all breeds) follows the Championship race. Register your pups at SeasideHalloweenerDerby.com. Proceeds benefit local nonprofit H.E.A.R.T. Animal Rescue Inc..

Carillon Beach 5K: Course through Carillon ends on the green in downtown Carillon Beach Oct. 28. Racers, runners, joggers, and walkers will enjoy food, drink, and prizes. Shoes are awarded to the top female, male and 18&U runner and trophies to all age group winners. All runners receive a medal at the finish line. Proceeds from the run will benefit Anchorage Children's Home in Panama City. For information, visit www.carillonbeach.com or email info@carillonbeach-fl.com.

Halloween Movie/Costume Party: The Fifth Annual Rocky Horror Halloween Movie and Costume Party will be held Oct. 28 at Redd’s Fueling Station, 2320 W County Hwy. 30A in Santa Rosa Beach. Showings at 8 and 10 p.m. Best Costume and Rocky Horror theme costume prizes.

Golf Tournament: South Walton Academy will host its inaugural 2017 Tee Up for Autism Golf Tournament at 9 a.m. Oct. 28 at Santa Rosa Golf and Beach Club to raise awareness for students on the Autism Spectrum. Proceeds will benefit South Walton Academy, a new non-profit inclusion school — the first of its kind in Santa Rosa Beach. For more information, visit www.SouthWaltonAcademy.com.

Festival of the Arts: Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Foundation presents the 22nd Annual Festival of the Arts from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 28 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 29 at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village in Destin. A celebration of art, music, food and family fun, the Festival will showcase the original artwork of more than 100 artists and features a live music lineup, a food bistro, wine and beer garden, art activities for kids, souvenir posters and T-shirts, art raffle drawing and more. Convenient parking and motor coach shuttle are available. Admission is $5 for adults; MKAF members and children (12 and under) are free. Proceeds benefit MKAF’s community outreach programs. Call 650-2226.

Oktoberfest/Celebration of Reformation Anniversary: Experience Oktoberfest at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 29 at Gulf Place in Santa Rosa Beach. Worship first on the beach with Hope Lutheran at 8 a.m. at Ed Walline in Santa Rosa Beach or at 10:15 a.m. on the lawn at Gulf Place in Santa Rosa Beach. This free family event, hosted by Hope, is being held to mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. There will be an historical display, games and crafts, polka music, a photo booth, face painting, and more. Hope will serve brats, hot dogs, pretzels, German potato salad, slaw, and desserts. Bring chairs or a blanket.

Vin’tij Wine Dinner: The Northwest Florida Ballet “Fall Into Dance” four-course wine dinner begins at 6 p.m. Oct. 29 at Vin’tij Wine Boutique, 10859 U.S. 98 in Miramar Beach. Tickets are $100 per person or $175 per couple (excluding gratuity). Seating is limited. Proceeds support live music provided by the Northwest Florida Ballet Symphony Orchestra for NFB’s 2017-2018 season productions of The Nut-cracker and Peter Pan.

Witch Ride: The Witches of South Walton, an organization dedicated to supporting the Children’s Volunteer Health Network (CVHN) with their mission, is hosting the 14th Annual Witch Ride at 6:30 a.m. Oct. 31. Tickets are $30/advance and $40/morning of, which includes a charity bike ride from Gulf Place to Stinky’s Fish Camp and ending with a Gathering Brunch at La Playa in Gulf Place. For details on their other events and to purchase tickets, visit http://www.witchesofsouthwalton.com/

Zombie Stomp: Wear your best costume to The Bay, 24215 Hwy. 331 South in Santa Rosa Beach, Oct. 31 for the Halloween Zombie Stomp. The winner of the adult costume contest will win $500. From 5-7 p.m. a kids costume contest will be held with prizes, candy and fun foods. Adults have a costume contest from 7-10 p.m. with first, second and third place winners. Then dance the night away with DJ 30A on the beach.

Trick or Treat Street: Calling all ghouls, ghosts, and goblins to the Village of Baytowne Wharf for a free spooktacular extravaganza from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31. Trick or Treat through the Village streets, listen to the DJ’s frighteningly good tunes on the main stage, and enjoy face painting, balloon animals, and a fly-board show by Ben Merrell. End the night with a spooky fireworks display at 8 p.m.

Harvest Wine and Food Festival: The new wine festival is a three-day event from Nov. 2-5 in WaterColor and will feature world-renown wine makers, local restaurants, a silent auction, live music and more. The event is hosted by the Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation, which assists children in need in Northwest Florida.

Mountainfilm Festival: Experience incredible short films, food and drink, and a night under the stars at 6 p.m. Nov. 3 and 4 in Marina Park at WaterColor for the Mountainfilm Festival. The outdoor film festival is dedicated to educating, inspiring and motivating audiences about important issues.

HazMat/Tire Amnesty Day: The Walton County Fairgrounds, Hwy. 83 North in DeFuniak Springs, and Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach will accept items from 8 a.m. to noon Nov. 4. Park admission free if dropping off. Items include pesticides, used oil, stale gasoline, solvents, fertilizers, paint, batteries, brake fluid, anti freeze, pool chemicals, insecticides and more. Also residents may bring up to 12 tires per residence; no gas cylinders or explosives. Old computer hardware also accepted.

Amnesty Day: Topsail Hill Preserve State Park as hosts a Haz Mat Recycling and Waste Tire Amnesty collection from 8 a.m. to noon Nov. 4. The Walton County Solid Waste and Recycling office will be on hand to help unload pesticides, used oil, stale gasoline, solvents, fertilizers, paint, paint thinners, paint strippers, batteries, furniture polish, brake fluid, engine degreasers, anti-freeze, pool chemicals, insecticides and spot removers. No gas cylinders or explosives. Old computer hardware also accepted. Also residents may bring up to 12 tires per residence.

Moonlight Paddle: Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach hosts a Moonlight Paddle from 5:30-8 p.m. Nov. 4. Experience Campbell Lake on a Ranger guided paddling tour. Participants must be experienced canoers/kayakers over 12 years old. Program is $40/person. Registration required in advance at www.topsailparkfriends.org. Program fee includes watercraft rental, PFD, paddle, park admission fee, glow sticks, tram ride to Campbell Lake and a donation to the Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park.

Biophilia Critter Cruise: Cruise around the bay aboard the Solaris from 12:30-2 p.m. Nov. 4. Boarding begins at noon at the Baytowne Ma-rina. Bring the whole family for a chance to get up close and personal with all that slithers, sniffs, and soars. Cash bar available. Tickets for 18+ are $18; 17 and under are $10. Purchase at www.sunquestcruises.com. Biophilia Center receives 50 percent of ticket proceeds.

Meet and Greet: View art work of Jeanie Posey from 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 4 at the South Walton Coastal Branch Library. Her works will be on display during November.

Bay Baits Benefit: The Family Fishing Tournament and Party, plus grand opening celebration, will be held Nov. 4 at 24295 Hwy. 331 S, Unit B, in Santa Rosa Beach Fishing begins at 7 a.m. Weigh in begins at 4 p.m. with awards at 6 p.m. and a party until 8 p.m. Cost is $25 and includes lunch, goody bag and raffle ticket. Proceeds benefit Food For Thought Outreach and The Sonder Project.

Garden Club: The Seagrove Garden Club will meet at 10 a.m. Nov. 8 at Surfing Deer, 2743 County Hwy. 30A in Seagrove Beach. Ann Hartley will present “Inspring & Creative Ideas for the Home, Fashion & Self.” Cost is $30/guest. Make reservations by Nov. 5 at seagrovegardenclub@gmail.com.

Classical Connections Concerts: The first in the Classical Connections series presented by Sinfonia Gulf Coast features cellist Sang-Eun Lee at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at Grace Lutheran Church in Destin. Tickets range from $29.50 to $45/person. To purchase tickets, visit SinfoniaGulf-Coast.org or call 460-8800.

• Jan. 26: SYBARITE5 string quintet

• March 3: Violinist Corinne Stillwell

Seeing Red: Wine tastings, winemaker dinners, and a Sunday brunch are part of the 27th Annual Seaside Seeing Red Wine Festival from Nov. 9-12. Also enjoy live music and hundreds of wines. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Seaside Neighborhood School and the Seaside Institute. Purchase tickets at http://www.seeingredwinefestival.com/

Veterans Day Program: Honoring Veterans: Past, Present and Future will be a Veterans Day program from 8:30 a.m. to noon Nov. 11 at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach. Programs, exhibits and activities honoring the connection between the park, the Florida Panhandle and the local military history will be presented. There will also be a Civil War living history exhibit on site as well as a Kids Korner with fun activities. Coffeen Nature Preserve will present its “Bombs Away” program, and a mini parade through the campground with golf carts, bikes, strollers, pets and you will end the festivities. Admission is free during the event.

Foundation for Kids: Dress up for Gameday at the annual Sandestin Foundation for Kids Gameday 5K at 9 a.m. Nov. 11. The race includes a 5K for all ages and 1 mile fun run for kids 12 and under throughout Sandestin. Cost is $35/5K and $20/fun run. Post-race tailgate fun will be at Sandestin’s Baytowne Marina with cornhole, bounce house, face painting, hot dogs, silent auction and the college football game of the day live on the jumbo screen. Proceeds benefit Sandestin Foundation for Kids organization that allows for funds to be gifted to needy children and families quickly in the event of a tragedy.

The Addams Family Musical

The third and last production of Stage Crafters 2017 season will be the musical, The Addams Family, at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays Nov. 10-12 an 17-18 at Fort Walton Beach Civic Auditorium, 109 Miracle Strip Parkway SW. Tickets are $25 (students pay $10 at the door) and can be purchased at www.StageCraftersFWB.com, P.S. Gifts, 29 NE Walter Martin Road in Fort Walton Beach and Bayou Books, 1118 E. John Sims Parkway in Niceville.

Holiday Lights: Start the holiday season at the Fifth Annual Sparkling Wine and Holiday Lights Festival from 4-6 p.m. Nov. 18 at The Village of Baytowne Wharf. The event will feature more than 30 champagnes and appetizers at featured Village restaurants. Also enjoy the sounds of the season and a sneak peek of the lighting on the Village tree.

Face Painting: Festive Face Painting is the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit. Bring the kids and watch as they are transformed into creative creatures from 12-2 p.m. Nov. 21 in North Barrett Square in Rosemary Beach.

Breakfast with Santa: Spend a magical morning in Santa’s Workshop from 8-10 a.m. Nov. 25 at Town Hall in Rosemary Beach. Tickets are $20/child and complimentary for adults and include boxed breakfast, photo and goodie bag. Purchase at door; cash only. Proceeds go to Angel Tree Program of Walton County.

Wreaths for Alaqua: The Fourth Annual Wreaths for Alaqua will be held at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 29 at Old Florida Fish House in Seagrove Beach. All of the proceeds will benefit the no-kill facility in Freeport. Auctioneer Helen “Redd” Vizard will present 20 wreaths created by local artists, businesses, and individuals during the auction. The wreaths, some of which will be packaged with bonus items and gift certificates, will each go to the highest bidder during this holiday fundraiser for Alaqua.

Fully Committed: The Seaside REP presents Fully Committed, a one act play, from 7:30-9 p.m. Nov. 30, Dec. 1-2 and 7-9 at The Repertory Theatre, 216 Quincy Circle in Santa Rosa Beach. Tickets are $30.

Charity Soiree: Café Thirty-A will presents its annual Charity Christmas Soiree from 7-11 p.m. Dec. 1 with a buffet and passed heavy hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, music by DJ 30A, a silent auction and a raffle. Dress is evening attire with black tie optional. Proceeds will benefit Caring and Sharing of South Walton. General admission tickets will be $75/person and will be available for purchase on cafethirtya.com.

Community Campfire: Topsail Hill Preserve State Park in Santa Rosa Beach will host a Community Campire from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 2. There will be s’mores, sing-a–long songs by students from Ohana Institute, hot chocolate, and stories by the Bay Storytellers. Provisions provided. Be sure to arrive before the gates close at 7 p.m. Event is free with regular park admission.

Wednesday Night Concerts — Holiday Edition: Get in the holiday spirit and listen to favorite holiday classics free at 6 p.m. Wednesdays in December in the Events Plaza in Baytowne Wharf. Each concert will feature a choreographed light show and visits with Santa.

A Rockin’ Holiday: Mary Wilson of the Supremes brings her larger-than-life vocals and amazing energy to the Sinfonia stage for “A Rockin' Holiday with Mary Wilson of the Supremes" at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15 at Destiny Worship Center in Miramar Beach. Sinfonia's full orchestra shares the stage with her and her band. Purchase tickets at Sinfoniagulfcoast.org.

Lightwire Theater: The Northwest Florida Ballet presents Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Christmas at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 22 and 2:30 p.m. Dec. 23 at Destin United Methodist Church’s Life Center, 200 Beach Drive. Show is a magical and captivating tale of family, friendship and hope set to timeless holiday hits including Nat King Cole, Mariah Carey and Tchaikovsky. Box office prices for adults are $35 each and $15 for children 12 and under. Available in November.

Mommy & Me: Hope Lutheran Church, 3834 U.S. Hwy. 98, has a faith based ministry for moms and their children the first and third Mondays of the month from 9:30-11 a.m. Moms and their children can learn and grow together through music, Bible stories, crafts, snacks, and more. Each class is $5. Call 267-0322, email jstein@hopeonthebeach.org, or visit Facebook page Mommy & Me Faith Based Program.

Family Challenge: Check in at the Topsail Hill Preserve State Park camp store between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturdays for the challenge pack-age. When completed, return to camp store for a treat.

Sunday Pickin' at The Bay: The Bay Restaurant, on the Choctawhatchee Bay at the southern foot of the 331 bridge, will host Sunday Pickin' at The Bay every Sunday while the weather is nice. Local musician Mike Whitty and friends will get together in the garden at The Bay for a jam session. All local musicians are invited to come and join in. Happy Hour is from 4-6 p.m.

Geocache Around Topsail: Explore Topsail Hill Preserve State Park with a special 10 station geocache program from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays. Check in at the camp store for your coordinates. Upon completion, return to the camp store for a prize.

Beach Service: Worship at the beach with Hope Lutheran Church from 8-9 a.m. at Ed Walline Regional Beach Access across on Scenic Hwy. 30A in Santa Rosa Beach. Bring a towel, chair, or stand on the boardwalk. Call 267-0322.

30A Farmers’ Market: Walk through the park like setting with shade trees, a fountain, cobblestone walkways and visit friendly farmers, makers and bakers from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursdays year round at 12805 US Hwy. 98 E in Inlet Beach. Find fresh vegetables, fruits, eggs, honey, cheese, sauces, beef, chicken, ready-to-eat-foods and more at the new location.

Emerald Coast Farmers' Market: Fresh from the farm produce, dairy, honey, eggs, grass-fed beef, beef jerky, pork products and sausages; fresh local seafood, crab cakes, tuna and shrimp dips; homemade pita, hummus, salsa's, guacamole, jams, preserves, pickled veggies, cheeses, homemade pastas and sauces, and artisan breads and desserts are for sale at Seascape Resort, 100 Seascape Drive in Miramar Beach, from 1-6 Tuesdays year round and 12-6 p.m. Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Grand Boulevard Farmers’ Market: The market will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday in Grand Park in Miramar Beach between Cantina Laredo and Tommy Bahama’s. Vendors will offer locally sourced food-based items including produce, eggs, milk, butter, grass-fed beef, chicken, lamb, and pork, honey, pickled vegetables and gourmet jams. Market is held on Wednesdays from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Seaside Farmers Market: Get your pick of fresh produce, baked goods, dairy products, native plants and other unique offerings Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Amphitheatre behind Raw & Juicy. Enjoy special cooking demos and activities.