Walton County Earth Day Festival & 5K Race at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
Come celebrate Earth Day in Walton County at beautiful Topsail Hill Preserve State Park!! This festival is free to the public and will feature environmental education exhibits and hands-on activities, children’s programs, cooking demos and MORE!!
Organizations are invited to participate in this fun-filled event, now in its fifth year, attracting over 600 visitors yearly. Education and awareness of our local environment and natural resources is the goal.
Kicking off the festival is the Ocean Hour Beach Clean-up from 8-9am. Pitch in and help clean up the Gem of the Emerald Coast. Check the website for updates on events, but here's what's scheduled for the festival so far:
8:00AM – 9:00AM | Ocean Hour Beach Clean-Up
10:00AM – 3:00PM | Earth Day Festival with Interactive Booths & Activities
10:30AM-11:15AM | Five a Day the Tropical Smoothie Way
10:45AM | Prescribed Fire Hike
11:45AM-12:30PM | Selecting & Using Olive Oil
12:30PM | Guided Bird Walk
1:00PM-1:30PM | Color Your Plate with Summer Salads
2:00PM-2:45PM | Modern Day Bistro Dishes: Featuring Chef Dan Pettis
5:00PM | 5K Run/Walk Starts