Official Online Visitors Guide Provided by the DeFuniak Springs Visitors Bureau

DeFuniak Springs, Florida

Welcome to DeFuniak Springs, Florida!

The heart of our community is our Historic District, comprised of gorgeous homes and buildings built during the Victorian Era that encircle the old campus of the Florida Chautauqua Assembly.


Upcoming Events


​​​​June 2016


  • Downtown Art Night, Friday, June 24, 2016: Enjoy an evening of art, music, shopping, food, and fun on Baldwin Avenue between 6th and 8th Streets in the Historic District. Participants will include the Walton County Art League and the DeFuniak Springs Art Co-op. 850-333-2241.



July 2016


  • Fourth of July Celebration, Monday, July 4, 2016:  Join in the excitement as DeFuniak Springs celebrates "Our Armed Forces--Backbone of America." The parade around Lake DeFuniak on Circle Drive will start at 3:30 p.m. After the parade, the celebration will move to Wee Care Park, which is located off of Walton Road. The Opening Ceremonies will begin at 6:00 p.m. with free children's activities and entertainment provided by recording artist Shane Owens. The spectacular fireworks will begin at dark. Bring your lawn chair but do not bring fireworks! Vendors will be on hand with food and drinks for sale. Free admission. Sponsored by the DeFuniak Springs Business & Professional Association. 850-830-1661.


  • Grit & Grace Performances, Friday-Sunday, July 15, 16, and 17, 2016: Grit & Grace, the Official Folk Life Production of Walton County, will present "Down by the Riverside," an original play written by Bonnie McBrayer and directed by Brandon Elkins, at the Walton High School Auditorium, 449 Walton Road, at 7:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2:00 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $15 ($12 for children 12 and under). Sponsored by Grit & Grace. 850-270-7008.