Autumn is in full swing here on the Emerald Coast. Leaves are turning bright colors and cooler temps have ushered in a new season. Well actually Autumn hasn’t arrived just yet!!!! Mid 80s on the thermometer and palms trees tend not to turn red with the season. So you won’t be disappointed, we have you covered with some fun Halloween activities to help get you out and about in South Walton.
Friday October 21st –
Howl-O-Ween Pet Parade and Pumpkin Drop at Fonville Press in Alys Beach kicks off at 4pm on Friday evening. Bring your furry friends and be dressed to impress in your best Howl-O-Ween costume. Grand prize awarded for the best owner/pet duo costume. $5 to enter your dog in the parade and don’t miss the giant pumpkin filled with sweet treats for the kids. All proceeds from the event including the raffle go to benefit the Alaqua Animal Refuge.
Saturday October 22nd –
Come on out to Grand Blvd for one of our favorite events of the year. The Best of the Emerald Coast highlights the areas best providers in a variety of categories. From best restaurants featuring appetizers and small bites to professional service providers that make this area a great place to live. The gates open at 6pm and the fun runs till 9PM. Don’t wait for tickets..there may be a few left if you hurry.
Check out a few highlights of the event from 2015!
Saturday October 23rd
The Second Annual Pumpkin Festival at Arnett’s Gulfside Stables in Santa Rosa Beach. From 11AM until 4pm, bring to whole family to enjoy pony rides, hay rides, pumpkin painting, and a bouncy house for the little ones! Cotton candy, hot dogs, popcorn and drinks are available for purchase. Admission is free and tickets are $5 for the individual activities. Arnett’s Gulfside Stables are located at 613 County Highway South in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.