MILTON — The Arc of the Emerald Coast Santa Rosa will present the 8th Annual Blueberry Bash on Saturday, June 24. 

This event will include blueberry picking, a plant sale, live entertainment, over 40 art, craft and food vendors, a kid’s zone full of games and creative activities for all ages, along with a 5K run/walk and show-and-shine car show. 

Festivities kick off 8 a.m. at 6225 Dixie Road, Milton, as the Sea Cadets present the colors in an opening ceremony. Registration for the run is open to all ages at or the same day starting at 6 a.m. The race starts at 7 a.m.

All event proceeds will support programs and services provided through The Arc of the Emerald Coast Santa Rosa, a division of The Arc of the Emerald Coast. The Arc provides an adult day training program, supported employment and supported living, among other services. 

Contact Carol Lutz, the Arc of the Emerald Coast Santa Rosa’s community development coordinator, for additional information at or 982-1943.