Events Calendar

Call the refuge at 850-925-6121 to register. Registrations cannot be taken more than 30 days before an event AND no more than 2 names can be accepted at one time.


New for Fall - Two levels of the popular Tots on Trails (ToTs). Registration is required and registration opens one month prior to each activity.
Level 1 is for children 18 to 35 months old; Level 2 is for children 3 to 4 years old. 

Beginning January 2019 First Sunday at the Refuge will move to the Second Sunday

NOVEMBER

October 30 to November 3—Panacea Fall Archery

2 and 3—Lighthouse open for public tours. 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Tickets are $2 per person and are available at the lighthouse for cash or check only. Thirty-minute tours are limited to no more than 15 people at time.

3—9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Birding tours with Don Morrow. Meet in the Visitors Center parking lot. Call 850- 925-6121 to reserve a spot. Limit 25. Due to levee damage, may only be along Lighthouse Rd.

4—Remember to set your clocks back!

4—First Sunday at the Refuge—2:00 p.m. Education Building, The Frosted Flatwoods Salamander with Jonathan Chandler.

to 10—Wakulla Fall Archery 

7—ToTs Level 1 (18 to 35 months )

8—ToTs Level 2 (3-4 years old )

11—Fee Free!

12—Veterans Day Holiday - Visitor Center is OPEN.

17—St. Marks Photo Club—9:00 a.m. in Nature’s Classroom.

12—Veterans Day Holiday - Visitor Center is OPEN.

20—10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Birding tour with Matt and Cyndi Johnstone. Meet in the Visitors Center parking lot. Call 850-925-6121 to reserve a spot. Limit 25. Due to levee damage, may only be along Lighthouse Rd.

23—Visitors Center OPEN - Get Outside Instead.

30 to December 2—Port Leon Youth Hunt

DECEMBER

1—Shutterbugs Reunion!

2—9 a.m. to noon. Behind the gates birding tour with Matt and Cyndi Johnstone. Meet in the Visitors Center parking lot. Call 850-925-6121 to reserve a spot. Limit 25.

2—First Sunday at the Refuge—2:00 p.m. Education Building, Forest Management with Chuck Hess.

7 and 8—Lighthouse open for public tours. 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Tickets are $2 per person and are available at the lighthouse for cash or check only. Thirty-minute tours are limited to no more than 15 people at a time.

8—9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Behind the gates birding tour with Don Morrow. Meet in the Visitors Center parking lot. Call 850-925-6121 to reserve a spot. Limit 25.

8 to 10—Wakulla General Gun

8 to 10—Mobility Impaired Buckhorn Creek area

12—ToTs Level 1 (18 to 35 months )

13—ToTs Level 2 (3-4 years old )

14 to 16—Panacea General ;Gun

15—St. Marks Photo Club—9:00 a.m. in Nature’s Classroom.

16—10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Behind the gates birding tour with Matt and Cyndi Johnstone. Meet in the Visitors Center parking lot. Call 850-925-6121 to reserve a spot. Limit 25.

24 —Visitors Center OPEN

27—10 a.m. - noon—Holiday break 2 hour tour for families with kids. Behind the gates birding tour with Matt and Cyndi Johnstone. Meet in the Visitors Center parking lot. Call 850-925-6121 to reserve a spot. Limit 25.

December 26 to January 6—Small Game

29—10 a.m. - noon—Holiday break 2 hour tour for families with kids. Behind the gates birding tour with Matt and Cyndi Johnstone. Meet in the Visitors Center parking lot. Call 850-925-6121 to reserve a spot. Limit 25.

JANUARY—Preview 

1—HAPPY 2019! Visitors Center OPEN

1—10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Year list kick-off. Behind the gates birding tour with Matt and Cyndi Johnstone. Meet in the Visitors Center parking lot. Call 850-925-6121 to reserve a spot. Limit 25.

5—Lighthouse open for public tours. 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Tickets are $2 per person and are available at the lighthouse for cash or check only. Thirty-minute tours are limited to no more than 15 people at a time.

13—SECOND Sunday at the Refuge—2:00 p.m. Education Building, Birds and Birding with Don Morrow.