Events

October

Fire Protection Week
Oct. 8-14
“Every second counts: Plan 2 ways out”

Holland Farms Pumpkin Patch
pumpkinThrough Nov. 4, Monday-Saturday 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-6p.m.
Milton
$12 wristband includes pumpkin, hayride, petting zoo, corn maze and other activities
$8 general admission includes hayride, playground, maze

Sonshine Family Farms Corn Mazes and Mini Golf
pumpkinThrough Nov. 5, Saturdays 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Sundays 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
6270 Olgesby Road, Milton

Creeptown USA
BatFridays 6-10 p.m., Saturdays 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Sundays 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Oct. 31, 6-10 p.m.
Santa Rosa County Fairgrounds
$10 ticket donation for an all-day pass, $3 parking donation
Activities include haunted town, sunflower maze, children’s train ride, adult hay ride
Saturday outdoor movie at 8 p.m. with guest appearance of the Headless Horseman

Sweet Seasons Farms Corn Maze and Fall Fun Festival 
pumpkinThrough Nov. 7, Friday 6-10 p.m., Saturday 9a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
2260 Horn Road, Milton
Other activities other include a hayride, corn cannon, many kids playground attractions and food

Arcadia After Dark Tour
Oct. 14, time slots, pre-ticket sale required
5709 Pond Lane, Milton

Nightmare on the Old Spanish Trail
BatOct. 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 31, Oct. 3, 4
7-11 p.m.
5899 Buckward Road, Baker

Whispering Pines Haunted Hayride
BatOct. 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 29
Whispering Pines Christmas Tree Farm
1603 Penton Rd., Milton

Walton County Fair
Ferris-wheelOct. 9-14, Monday-Friday 5 p.m., Saturday noon
Walton County Fairgrounds, 790 Hwy 83 North, DeFuniak Springs

 

Bands on the Blackwater
Guitar ClipartOct. 13, 7-9 p.m.
Downtown Milton Riverwalk
The Blenders — 70s & 80s rock with soul

Fear Forest
BatOct. 13-14, 6-10 p.m.
2111 Presidio St., Navarre

58th Annual Greek Festival of Pensacola
Oct. 13-15, Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Sunday noon-5 p.m.
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 1720 West Garden St.
Activities include live Greek music and traditional folk dancing
Collecting non-perishable food items for Manna Food Pantries

Fall Junk Fest
Oct. 14, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
DeFrance Antiques, 230 Eglin Parkway SE, Fort Walton Beach

Medic Zombie 5K & Fun Run
BatOct., 14, 8-10 a.m.
139 SE Brooks Street, Fort Walton Beach
5K registration $30, 1 or 2 mile walk $20

Munson Community Heritage Festival
pumpkinOct. 14-15, 9 a.m-5 p.m.
Krul Recreation Area
Car show Oct. 14
$10 for weekend pass

Coldwater Gardens Tour
Oct. 17, 24
7009 Creek Stone Road, Milton

Pensacola Interstate Fair
Ferris-wheel
Oct. 19-29
6655 W. Mobile Hwy.
$12 ages 12 and older, $6 ages 4-11, $5 parking

Bands on the Blackwater
Guitar ClipartOct. 20, 7-9 p.m.
Downtown Milton Riverwalk
Swing Town — Steve Miller Tribute Band/adult rock

Monarch Madness Butterfly Festival
Oct. 20-21, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Panhandle Butterfly House, Navarre

DeFuniak Springs Haunted House
Oct. 21-21, 7-10 p.m.
Oct. 27-28, 7 p.m.-midnight
1290 Circle Drive

341st Annual Boggy Bayou Mullet Festival
Oct. 20-22
Niceville Fairgrounds

Boo at the Zoo
BatOct. 21, 22, 28, 29, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Gulf Coast Zoo

 

Bands on the Blackwater
Guitar ClipartOct. 27, 7-9 p.m.
Downtown Milton Riverwalk
Bad Juju — 80s & 90s rock

Ghosts of Milton Walking Tour
BatOct. 27-28, 6 p.m., every 15 minutes
Imogene Theater, Historic Downtown Milton
$10 adults, $5 children

Crestview Fall Festival
pumpkinOct. 28, 1-6 p.m.
Events include a costume contest for groups and individuals up to age 16, pet costume contest, parade, trick or treating

Haunted Heritage Mini Festival
BatOct. 28, 10 a.m.-4p.m.
Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida, 115 Westview Ave., Valparaiso
Scary stories, Nonie’s Ark Animal Encounters
Children ages 0-12 wearing Halloween costumes will receive a goody bag, while supplies last

Halloween Haunt
BatOct. 28, 6-8 p.m.
Destin Commons
Costume contest for 0-12 years at 6 p.m.
Trick or Treating 7-8 p.m.
Activities include fantasy face painting, creepy crafts, photo booth

Pumpkinpalooza
BatHarborWalk Village
Oct. 28, 7-9 p.m.:  Live music, fireworks and adult costume contest (18 and over)
Oct. 29, 2 p.m.:  Children’s costume contest
Oct. 29, 4 p.m.:  Pet costume contest

Howl-o-ween
BatOct. 29, 1-7 p.m.
Baghdad Mill State Park
Activities include trunk or treat, hayride, pet costume contest, food, drinks

Halloween
Oct. 31

Holt Fall Festival
pumpkinOct. 31, 6-8 p.m.
First Baptist Church of Holt

Holt Fire District Gun Raffle
Oct. 31 at the Holt Fall Festival

Trick & Treasures at the Boardwalk
BatOct. 31, 5-8 p.m.
The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island
Trick or treating, live entertainment, live music, carnival games, hula hoop contest, balloon animals and more
pick up a treasure map outside Black Pearl and visit each merchant on the map for an X, then drop off it at The Crab Trap for a special treat

Trick or Treat Street
BatOct. 31, 6-8 p.m.
Baytowne Wharf
Face painting, Halloween crafts, music, fireworks at 8 p.m.

 

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