The Navarre Garden Club will be hosting their Spring Fling Plant and Craft Sale at their new location at 8425 East Bay Blvd. from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come shop for your spring plants and garden items. Mini workshops will be held throughout the day such as a Walk-Up Container Planting Workshop, Fairy Garden Workshop, and Floral Design Workshop (prior ticket needed). Call 850-396-5494 for more information.
Gulf Breeze High School Drama will be putting on their Spring show Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre on April 14th and 15th at 7 p.m. There are 500 seats available per show. The kids are working diligently to finish up the year with an amazing performance. Purchase tickets at the box office, call 1-800-745-3000, or at ticketmaster.com.
The Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge will host their Earth Day Celebration at the Refuge from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn about the refuge, meet animal ambassadors, and participate in activities for all ages that celebrate Earth Day, conservation and wildlife protection. Food trucks will be on site. Admission fee is required. For more information, visit www.emeraldcoastwildliferefuge.org or call 850-684-1485.
Come out to the Lifeguard Headquarters located at at 8640 Blue Heron Court, Navarre, FL from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and enjoy the only vintage car, motorcycle, boat and surfboard show on the Emerald Coast. Tickets are $30 and include an event T-shirt. All money raised goes to the junior lifeguard program. There will be live entertainment, food and a 50/50 raffle.
The 8th annual Autism OdysSea is put on by the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station. Every child deserves to experience the sea. This event brings ocean awareness to families with special needs children. For more information visit www.navarrebeachmarinesciencestation.com.
The 2nd Annual Norm Crowder Memorial Kids’ Fest will be at Broussard’s Bayou Grill on Navarre Beach April 24 and will benefit the Santa Rosa Kids’ House to help raise awareness of and stop child abuse Come enjoy food, games and music from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Krewe of Bowlegs and the Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce are excited to announce the 65th Annual Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival and Torchlight Parade will be returning this spring. The event is transitioning from the traditional first weekend in June to Friday, April 30th and Saturday, May 1st, with the celebratory Torchlight Parade on Monday, May 3, 2021.
Come out and run the 12th annual Navarre Sunset Stampede May 1st, 2021 at 6:30pm. This is a fast and flat, certified out and back course along beautiful White Sands Boulevard. The award’s ceremony and beach party will take place at Juana’s Pagodas with live music, food and drinks. The race begins at 6:30pm with a kids fun run starting at 5:30pm. Registration is limited so sign up early at this link.
Volunteers from AARP Tax-Aide will be assisting with taxes at the Gulf Breeze and Milton libraries. Due to COVID-19, assistance will only be available to patrons with an appointment; walk-ins will not be accepted.
• Gulf Breeze Library: call 850-565-9036 for an appointment.
Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays: 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
• Milton Library: call 850-724-0425 for an appointment.