Events

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City Events

Milton's Parks and Recreation Department host several events each year
  • Bands on the Blackwater - free concerts held from April to June and again September to October
  • Big Screen on the Blackwater - free movies shown in July and in December.
  • Milton in May - festival to kick off summer with a car show, waterfest, barbeque competition and much more.
  • Scratch Ankle - local festival to assist non-profits held at the beginning of April.
  • Milton's Food, Wine & Brew Festival - festival featuring food, wines, and craft beers in historic downtown Milton planned for October

Milton's Food, Wine, & Brew Festival debuts Oct. 7th



​Join us on Saturday, Oct. 7th, 2017 for a day featuring FL wineries, local craft breweries, top notch food trucks and a mix of fine artists from the region. Enjoy an all-day program of live music on the Blackwater stage and entertaining performers throughout the festival. The cost is $20 for an all-inclusive passport to sample from our various connoisseurs and enthusiasts.

The Milton: Food, Wine & Brew Festival, appeals to foodies, wine enthusiasts, craft brew connoisseurs, and anyone looking for an enjoyable afternoon. There is something for everyone. You’ll find local citizens and out-of-town visitors participating in the day’s events. There are activities and offerings for individuals, groups and families! A true celebration of the Gulf Coast culinary excellence and culture. All of the fun is set on the backdrop of historic Downtown Milton!

(This is a rain or shine event. Due to city regulations and for the animals' safety, no pets please. If participating in alcohol consumption, please drink responsibly. Must be at least 21 years of age or older to attend this event.)

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Upcoming Events

The Milton Parks and Recreation Department host a wide variety of events downtown as well as at the Guy Thompson Community Center. Here are some of our upcoming events.

  • Big Screen on the Blackwater - July 21st "Moana" at 7:30 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Milton Youth Fun Fest - July 22nd, noon to 5 p.m. - Guy Thompson Community Center @ 5629 Byrom St.
  • Big Screen on the Blackwater - July 28th "Star Wars: Rogue One" at 7:30 p.m. - St. Willing St.
  • Blackwater WaterFest - Aug. 12th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Bands on the Blackwater - Sept. 8th, (TBD) 7 to 9 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Blackwater WaterFest - Sept. 9th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Bands on the Blackwater - Sept. 15th, (TBD) 7 to 9 p.m. - S. Wiling St.
  • Bands on the Blackwater - Sept. 22nd, (TBD) 7 to 9 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Bands on the Blackwater - Sept. 29th, (TBD) 7 to 9 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Bands on the Blackwater - Oct. 6th (TBD) 7 to 9 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Milton's Food, Wine, & Brew Festival - Oct. 7th, noon to 5 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Bands on the Blackwater - Oct. 13th, (TBD) 7 to 9 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Bands on the Blackwater - Oct. 20th, (TBD) 7 to 9 p.m. - S. Willing St.
  • Bands on the Blackwater - Oct. 27th (TBD) 7 to 9 p.m. - S. Willing St.
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