1. Sandy Wheels Beach Day

South Walton/Okaloosa beach safety and fire rescue and Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast Rehabilitation staff and volunteers will assist persons with disabilities onto the beach via beach wheelchairs for a fun and relaxing day during the second annual Sandy Wheels Beach Day from 12-4 p.m. April 21 at the Ed Walline Public Beach Access, 4447 W. County Hwy. 30A in Santa Rosa Beach.

2. South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival

Dozens of celebrity winemakers, distillers, chefs, and entertainers converge in South Walton April 26-29 to wine, dine, educate and entertain guests as part of the celebration of wine benefiting Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation. Throughout the Town Center of Grand Boulevard, attendees enjoy many attractions, live entertainment and more than 800 wines poured by knowledgeable wine industry insiders. For specific events and to purchase tickets visit sowalwine.com/.

3. Earth Day Festival

Topsail Hill Preserve State Park hosts its annual Earth Day Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 28 in Santa Rosa Beach. Celebrate the Earth and Earth Day with environmental organizations and agencies, nature activities, games, animals, face painting and booths as well as music.