Due to the unforeseen circumstances currently underway, we are canceling all upcoming events and volunteer opportunities in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in our area. We will keep you updated on any changes as they unfold.

CBA Staff

March 2020

Reef Build – March 20, 2020

Public Oyster Reef Build at Marina Cove in Bluewater Bay. Must RSVP to Rachel Gwin to reserve your time slot and a pair of waders! Be ready to get in the water and have some fun!

Please choose your preferred volunteer time below:

April 2020

Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary Clean-Up – April 18, 2020

May 2020

Fly Fishing Film Tour – May 1, 2020

Shoreline Church is very pleased to announce the Fly Fishing Film Tour is coming for the 3rd year in a row. They are teaming up with Bote Boards and the Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance to bring you a great evening of fly fishing and raffles while watching the film on the largest LED screen in the city.


Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door

Tickets can be purchased online OR in person at:

  • Bote Board locations in Fort Walton Beach, Destin, or Seaside
  • Orvis on Grand Blvd
  • Old Florida Outfitters in Watercolor

Emerald Coast Open – May 15-17, 2020

The Emerald Coast Open (ECO) is the largest lionfish tournament in the world! Last year , ECO had 189 participants and removed 19,167 lionfish throughout the tournament – 14,119 in 3 days! ECO gave away $48,000 in cash prizes, and over $10,000 in gear prizes. We are looking forward to an exciting 2020 tournament!

September 2020

Eggs on the Beach Cooking Competition – Sept. 26, 2020

November 2020

1st Annual “Shuck Cancer” at Baytowne Wharf – November 2020