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Copyright © 2020 www.EmeraldCoastKids.org ~ All Rights Reserved

www.EmeraldCoastKids.org is an online resource guide that supports families by linking kids, teens & parents with local businesses and professionals... providing links, info and other resources to strengthen and support local and visiting families. Because of the generous support of sponsors, this service is free. The website is useful to everyone... parents searching for answers to parenting questions, looking for baby-sitters or reaching out looking for after-school activities; teens looking for college scholarships; tweens needing friend advice; students needing to find out about school try-outs; kids wanting to find tutors, a virtual library (aka research playground) or play learning games; moms planning birthday parties; visitors looking for things to do and local attractions; anyone trying to find local events; and, well, there's so many things. Once you familiarize with the website, we believe you'll make it your go-to resource for all things kids, teens & families!   

Emerald Coast Kids, Inc. was formed with the sole purpose of developing EmeraldCoastKids.org, an online family resource guide, directory and parent information website.  The guide is intended to be a way for kids, teens and families to access much-needed data quickly, in one place, without having to spend countless hours online searching for the information. The guide includes comprehensive info and links to things such: events & local calendars; places & things to do - attractions, restaurants, shopping, fishing, boating, camping, etc.; school info, STEM, tutors, learning games, bus schedules, etc.; childcare, babysitters, after school care & KNO; after school activities, lessons & classes (sports, swim, art, drama, golf, dance, music, etc.); party ideas, venues & cakes; teens (driving, college resources, health & fitness, job/resume help, learning to driving); summer camp listings & vacation ideas; emergency contacts, community service, fitness & nutrition, pets, DIY/crafts, recipes, churches, freebies (kids eat free/coupons); and more!

Are you a local looking for long-term summer camp?

Are you on vacation and looking for a day camp?

Are you looking for something for everyone to do?


Look below for Daily & Weekly Camps, Clinics, Lessons & Workshops... and FREE weekly events like Magic Shows, Outdoor Music, Movies in the Park, Stories by the Sea, Art Shows, Library Events & more!

CAMPS FOR ALL AGES: Drama. Music. Surf. Dance. Paddleboard. Lifeguard. Cheerleading. Boy Scouts. Baseball. Sailing. Swim. Volleyball. Art. STEM. Science. Robotics. Reading Programs.



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Kids Night Out. Summer Reading. 

Teen Night. Music. Movies. Magic. Concerts. Fireworks.

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VALPARAISO at 2-3:30 pm 

June 8:  Anti-Bullying Class

June 15: How the Arts improve

                our world

June 22: Exploring Community

                Service careers

June 29:  Kids Volunteering Opps

July 6: Grow a better world

July 13: Protecting wildlife

July 20: Movie “The Lorax”

July 27: Recycling presentation

summer reading
  1. Visit your nearest BAM store and choose 4 books from the Summer Quest section

  2. Read the books and record in your journal.

  3. When complete, have your parent/ guardian sign your journal, then turn it in to your local store to get a free Maze Runner bottle.

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For weekly year-round cooking classes; DIY Projects; Craft Projects; CPR courses; Sewing classes; check out Activities ♥ Classes, Lessons, Scouts

Here Comes the Sun-Summer Concert Series

7-9PM | Rosemary Beach | East Long Green

Bring your chairs and blankets and enjoy an evening of entertaining musical performances.  Each week is a different show…be sure to catch one or all!

May 22      Like Totally Awesome 80’s!

May 29      Dancing Queen-Tribute to ABBA

June 5       One Hit Wonders

June 12     British Invasion (Beatles, Stones)

June 19     Emerald Coast Blues Brothers

June 26     The Hep Cats (50’s & 60’s)

July 3         Clark Barrios & the RB Big Band (Swing & Jive)

July 10       Dancing Queen-Tribute to ABBA

July 17       The Krickets

July 24       British Invasion (Beatles, Stones)

July 31       Like Totally Awesome 80’s!

August 7    Forrest Williams Band

  Programs at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park - All programs and events are free/open to the public with regular park admission. 

  • THURSDAYS at 3pm: Ranger Program: (click for more info

  • WED & SAT at 9am-2pm: Geocaching-Check in at the camp store for your coordinates to start exploring Topsail with a special 10 station                                                     geocache program. Upon completion, return for a prize.

  • Reading with a Ranger- A fun story time for children to learn about nature with a Park Ranger

  • 1st THURSDAY of the month at 10am: at the Walton County Coastal Branch Library

  • 1st FRIDAY of the month at 8am-10am: Dirty Friday-Help with beautification projects in the park. Check in at the Ranger Station for location.

  • 2nd SATURDAY of the month:Breakfast With a Ranger:-Enjoy breakfast at the clubhouse and ask any questions about the park or habitat.

        All donateions received support programs, events and improvements in Topsail

  • SATURDAYS at 9am-2pm: Family Challenge- Monthly challenges for the family to complete together, such as geocaching, photo scavenger

        hunt, a beach scavenger hunt, etc. Check in at the camp store for your family challenge packet. Upon completion, return for a treat.


**FREE ENTRANCE TO  Grayton Beach State Park and Topsail Hill Preserve State Park from May 29-Sept.4.** 

The Market Shops (Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort) 

Free Fitness on the Lawn  

April 3, 2017 - July 31, 2017

9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

All fitness levels. No pre-registration is required. Bring your own mat.