Events happening at the parks:

Stargaze Programs
Must enter park before sunset to pay entrance fee
Saturdays August 4th, September 1st and 29th @ Amphitheater
50-meter transect line snorkelers Volunteers are needed to snorkel a 50-meter transect line at four different locations within an assigned grid for the survey. Some grids will require a boat to access them. Sea Grant does not provide mask, snorkels, or boats (if needed) but will provide all other needed materials and equipment.

Fall Concert Series September 7, 2018

International Coastal Cleanup September 15, 2018

Paws in the Park October 6th, 2018

Heron Trot 5K run/walk November 3, 2018

National Public Lands Day at Big Lagoon SP on Sat November 24, 2018

Holidays in the Park December 1, 2018

Tiny Camper Open House December 8, 2018

Red and Green Hike December 25, 2018

First Day Hike January 1, 2019


Big lagoon State Park located at 12301 Gulf Beach Hwy, Pensacola, FL. 32507.
From I-10 take exit 7, drive south for 4 miles on Pine Forest Rd. to Blue Angel Parkway.
Turn right onto Blue Angel Park Way, drive south on Blue Angel park way for approximately 14 miles to Gulf Beach Hwy.
Turn right onto Gulf Beach Hwy Drive west for 4 miles, Big Lagoon State Park is on the left.

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED to fill the vacant positions on our board. If you would like to nominate someone for these positions (background check is necessary), please contact us: