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Posted on: March 2, 2023

[ARCHIVED] March events in Santa Rosa County

Highway 87 Outdoor Market at Pik-itz

Mar. 4, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. | 1922 Hwy. 87 in Navarre

This bi-weekly outdoor market takes place on the first and third Saturday of each month. Farm-to-Table vendors are available along with arts and crafts and shopping inside Pik-Itz!


Hwy 87 Market at Sand Dollar Plaza

Mar. 4, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. | 1900 Hwy. 87 in Navarre

Highway 87 Market is an outdoor market held on the first and third Saturday of each month. In Sand Dollar Plaza, market vendors will be set up at the back of the plaza. Enjoy a wide variety of booths, offering food, art, decor and much more.


The Gulf Coast Renaissance Faire

Mar. 4 – 5, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. | Santa Rosa County Fairgrounds, 8604 Bobby Brown Rd. in Milton

Huzzah! It's Faire time once again! Time to eat, drink, be merry and get medieval! On March 4 and 5, 2023 at the Santa Rosa Fairgrounds in Milton. Celebrating the history and heritage of Medieval Europe as well as the 16th-century Gulf Coast. All new wild west round-up and history festivals have been added to this year.


Goat Yoga at St. Michael's Brewing Company

Sat., Mar. 11, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. | 2199 Hwy. 87 in Navarre

Back by popular demand! You asked for another class and we heard you loud and clear. Come out for a fun relaxing Saturday morning of yoga with baby goats. This class is for all ages and levels. Please bring a mat or towel to flow on. After class enjoy a complimentary drink. Tickets sell out fast so get them today! This event is hosted by St. Michael's Brewing and Lazy Day Farm.


Spring Break Camp at Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge

Mar. 13 - 17, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Ages 8-13 | 3051 Cloptons Cir. in Navarre

With a different theme every day, campers will learn about Florida's native mammals, reptiles, birds, marine mammals and rehabilitation! Explore big topics like biodiversity, coexistence, native vs. invasive species, keystone species and more through fun and exciting games, crafts, activities and animal encounters!

Visit to download and complete the registration form. Email the completed registration to! Register for the full week for $300, or single days for $75 per day. Registration includes a camp t-shirt, ECWR drawstring bag, ECWR water bottle and all camp supplies! If you have any questions about camp, email Emma at


Shamrock Stroll 5K Fun Run/Walk/ Pet Parade/ Costume Contest on Navarre Beach

Mar. 18, 8 a.m. - 10 p.m. | Navarre Beach Boat Parking Lot, 1451 Navarre Beach Blvd. in Navarre

The event will kick off at 8 a.m. at the Navarre Beach Boat Parking lot. Participants will begin at the parking lot and travel down Gulf Boulevard's multi-purpose trail with the event ending back in the Parking Lot. The Navarre Chamber cordially invites you to participate as a Sponsor of the 3rd Annual Shamrock Stroll 5K Fun Run/Walk, Pet Parade & Costume Contest. The event will conclude with a raffle for all participants. Your sponsorship helps to defray the cost of organizing the event. Funds received from sponsorships are used to purchase T-shirts for registered race participants, prizes and snacks. Any additional money from sponsorships will go toward the Capital Campaign for The Navarre Chamber Information Center. Click Here to Sign Up!


March Mud Race Season Opener

Sat., Mar. 18, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. | 8860 Rooster Run in Milton

Come on out and kick off the opening day of the 2023 mud races. Gates open at 9 a.m. and racing starts at 1 p.m. For more details visit


Spring Jam 2023 at Juana’s Pagodas

Sun., Mar. 19, 5:30 p.m. | 1451 Navarre Beach Causeway on Navarre Beach

Cat Country 98.7 - Spring Jam starring Matt Stell with Shane Profitt and Voice Contestant, Ian Flanigan, to benefit Santa Rosa Kids House is presented by Gulf Winds Credit Union. Click here for more info.


Art of Living Welcoming Spring Retreat

Mar. 24 – 26 | Coldwater Gardens, 7009 Creek Stone Rd. in Milton

Join us in welcoming Spring during this weekend of self-care & self-reflection at Coldwater Gardens. Delicious meals, time in nature & a balanced schedule of programming & rest. Open to women of all ages and backgrounds. Click here for more info.


St. Sylvester’s 8th Annual International Fest

Sat., Mar. 25, 2023, 5 p.m. | 6464 Gulf Breeze Pkwy. in Gulf Breeze

For only $10, patrons purchase a food passport ticket to taste a delicious variety of foods from over a dozen different countries as well as see and hear entertainment representatives of numerous countries around the world. The entertainment is consistently put on by the finest of performers from drummers and dancers to martial artists and aerialists! Many thanks to everyone who has donated their time, effort, and resources as well as everyone who attended in the past to make International Fest so very successful for years.


Gulf Breeze Celebrates the Arts Festival

Sat., Mar. 25, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Gulf Breeze High School Parking Lot, 675 Gulf Breeze Pkwy. in Gulf Breeze

The City of Gulf Breeze and the Gulf Breeze Arts, Inc. are proud to host over 100 local, regional and national Fine Artists. There will also be a Student Art Show, a Local Artist Art Show, a Silent Auction as well as live artist demonstrations and food vendors. Gulf Breeze Arts is a volunteer non-profit organization that donates the proceeds of the GBAF to local schools' art enhancement programs to help with supplies and projects as well as contributing to an endowed scholarship fund at Pensacola State College. The GBAF also donates to the Band, Drama, Choral and JROTC programs. Click here for more info.


Easter Egg Hunt

Sat., Mar. 25, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. | 6002 Berryhill Rd. in Milton

A community easter egg hunt hosted by Santa Rosa Medical Group.


Spring Festival of Flowers

Mar. 31, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Apr. 1-2, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | UF/IFAS and Pensacola State College Milton Campus, 5988 Hwy. 90 in Milton

The University of Florida, IFAS and the Pensacola State College Milton Campus invites you to join them for one of the largest festivals of the season. The UF/PSC Spring Festival of Flowers is a popular event that draws plant enthusiast from near and far. This festival features plant nurseries, UF student club plant sale, arts & crafts, great food, and educational opportunities. The goal of the event is to raise money for scholarships, student field trips, and other student needs. The festival is outdoors, FREE to the public and handicapped accessible!

Spring Renewal and Reiki Refresher!

Mar. 31 - Apr. 1 | Coldwater Gardens, 7009 Creek Stone Rd. in Milton

A time to connect with nature and yourself! You will experience bliss in the form of Yoga, Reiki and meditation! Not only do you get a weekend away but you take away certification of a Level One Reiki Practitioner. Already working with Reiki? This is a great time to refresh your skills and dive deeper into self-healing! Click here for more info.

Events listed are highlights of activities in Santa Rosa County. The Santa Rosa County Tourist Development Office is not responsible for any changes or cancellations. For more information, visit or call 850-981-8900. If your business/organization would like to have events added to future lists as well as to the Tourist Development Office events calendar, please may email



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