Candlelight Tours @ Fort Clinch State ParkFriday, June 15, 2018 - 8:00pm EDT to Saturday, September 1, 2018 - 9:00pm EDT
The tour is $3/person in addition to the $6/vehicle park entrance fee
RSVP by calling (904) 277-7274, for questions email Brandon.Volbrecht@dep.state.fl.us
Experience Fort Clinch by candlelight. Every Friday and Saturday until Labor Day Weekend tours will be offered approximately half an hour after sunset. Reservations are required and open at 8:00 am on Monday the week of the tour. Availability is limited and the tour is subject to cancellation due to weather. Please contact the Ranger Station (904) 277-7274 for more information, reservations and exact times.
Beach Cleanup @ Hugh Taylor Birch State ParkSaturday, September 1, 2018 - 8:00am to 12:00pm EDT
This is a fun, family event where visitors can volunteer to clean our beautiful stretch of beach. Sign in at the beach entrance next to the park's restaurant, Park & Ocean. Volunteers will need to wear closed-toed shoes and be able to walk, bend, kneel and pick up items for two hours. We recommend bringing a hat, sunscreen and a refillable water bottle.
MONTHLY MILITIA MUSTER The First Saturday of Each Month @ Fort Mose Historic State ParkSaturday, September 1, 2018 - 9:00am EDT to Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 11:30am EDT
Admission to the Demonstration(s) is free. Visitor Center/Museum admission is $2 per person children under 6 are free.
Carl P. Marchand 904-823-2232 firstname.lastname@example.org
Experience musket firing demonstrations as the Castillo de San Marcos Militia trains with the Fort Mose Militia. Children are welcomed to participate in Junior Militia training using our handmade wooden toy muskets and authentic militia uniform items. Monthly musters will not be held during July and December.
First Weekend Union Garrison @ Fort Clinch State ParkSaturday, September 1, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm EDT
$2.50 Fort Admission in addition to regular park admission.
Fort Clinch State Park, 904-277-7274
This program will allow visitors to interact with living historians to experience life in the fort as it was in 1864. The grounds will be bustling with soldiers in period costumes involved in firing demonstrations, marching drills, cooking and daily activities. Ladies in their dresses, sutlers displaying their wares, fife players and drummer boys bring every part of the civil war era to life. Come join in this unique, family friendly event.
Guided Nature Walk @ John D. MacArthur Beach State ParkSaturday, September 1, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT
Free with park admission.
Join us for a guided exploration of MacArthur Beach State Park daily at 10:00 a.m. Meet in front of the Park's Nature Center.
Bring a water bottle, sunscreen and insect repellant.
Yoga at the Hopper @ Devil's Millhopper Geological State ParkSaturday, September 1, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am EDT
Free with your paid entry into the park. Free for annual pass holders
Kayaking the mangroves guided tour @ Werner-Boyce Salt Springs State ParkSaturday, September 1, 2018 - 10:00am EDT
There is a three dollar fee to enter the park, exact change is required
Join one of our park rangers for a guided paddle through Werner-Boyce Salt Springs State Park. This tour is perfect for kayakers of all skill levels and lasts about an hour. You will learn about our history as well as our plants and wildlife. If the tides are not cooperating then we substitute the paddle with a guided nature hike. The tour lasts about an hour to an hour and a half.
We recomend bug spray, sun block, and closed toed water shoes for the paddle.
An Evening Under the Stars @ Big Lagoon State ParkSaturday, September 1, 2018 - 6:30pm to 11:00pm CDT
Free event with regular park admission. You must arrive before sunset to pay the park entrance fees. The park closes at sunset, which varies throughout the year.
Escambia Amatuer Astronomer's Association is partnering with Big Lagoon State Park to offer an Evening under the Stars. They will have multiple telescopes available for viewing different celestial objects of interest.
Please call the Ranger Station (850) 492-1595 for current closing time.