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Museum 

Events

Plan a visit soon!

The Museum has a lot to offer all year long in the Museum, the research library and the Heritage Park.

Call the Museum at 850-537-5714 for more information.

Heritage Day Festival

Baker's Heritage Day Festival is the third Saturday in November. It features pioneer demonstrations, arts & crafts, music and food and runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Heritage Park.

Baker Arts Festival

The Baker Arts Festival is  a spring event featuring different types of fine arts, music, food and more. The festival runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Heritage Park.

Cake Bake-off Contest

The Museum is hosting a Cake Bake-off contest July 17 as part of the Museum's 25th Anniversary celebration. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place as well as a grand prize. Entry form and contest rules are below. Entry fee is $5.

25th Anniversary Ol' Fashioned Cake & Ice Cream Social

The Museum is hosting an old fashioned cake and ice cream social July 17 at 11:30 a.m. Homemade ice cream will be made with the  Museum's John Deere ice cream maker. Come by and wish the Museum another happy 25 years!

Family Heritage Wall of Honor

The Wall of Honor recognizes unsung individuals of Okaloosa County. These individuals have been nominated by family or friends for their positive effect on their family and community, and/or their contributions to the history, formation and continued well-being of our county.

3rd Saturday

at the Baker  Block Museum

The Baker Block Museum is open every 3rd Saturday from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Special presentations and events are scheduled at this time.

Calendar of Events

June 19: Baker Arts Festival -- this event has been CANCELLED due to weather

July 17: 25th Anniversary celebration, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Museum & Heritage Park

            Cake Bake-off Contest, Museum. Judging begins at 10 a.m.

            Ol' Fashioned Cake & Ice Cream Social, 11:30 a.m.

November 20: Heritage Day Festival, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Heritage Park