Walton Outdoors will be hosting the seventh annual Explore The Outdoors Festival on Saturday, October 15, 2016. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the beautiful waterfront location of Live Oak Landing in Freeport, Florida. This free, fun-filled event aims to introduce children to the wonders of exploring nature and the outdoor experience. Hands-on activities will include fishing, kayaking, wildlife encounters, archery, interactive educational exhibits, nature-based crafts, giveaways and more. The water activities are geared for children six years old and up. Food will be available for purchase. The event is being sponsored by Gulf Coast Insulation, FISH FLORIDA, Freeport Planters, C.W. Roberts, Copy Systems, Ace Hardware DeFuniak Springs, Copeland’s Gun and Tackle Shop. For more info, visit Walton Outdoors or call 850-267-2064.