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Welcome To Washington County!

Located in the heart of the Florida Panhandle, Washington County encompasses 580 square miles including the communities of
Chipley and Vernon, Ebro, Wausau, Caryville, New Hope, Sunny Hills, Five Points, Greenhead, Redhead, and Hinsons Crossroads. Washington County is within easy access on Interstate 10 to Tallahassee and Pensacola and Highway 231 to Panama City and Dothan, Alabama. 

Visitors to the Washington County can enjoy beautiful scenery and a wide range of outdoor activities including hunting, fishing, boating, canoeing, camping, hiking & horseback riding, motorcycle riding and golfing.

The county also hosts pleasurable events throughout the year, drawing in visitors from around the state of Florida, Georgia and Alabama.


December 4: Chipley Christmas Fest Enjoy the lighted downtown parade, free photos with Santa and carriage rides, and live music. Don't miss the fabulous holiday celebration event.

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December 11 & 12: Spanish Trail Playhouse presents "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" In this hilarious Christmas classic, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids--probably the most inventively awful kids in history. You won't believe the mayhem - and the fun - when the Herdmans collide with the Christmas story head on!

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December 12: Vernon Christmas on the Square Baazar Come see all of the arts and crafts by local vendors and visit with Santa.

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2015 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

November 5, 2015

Birmingham, AL — Sports Destination Management, the leading publication for sports event planners and tournament directors, today announced the 2015 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism. This year's winners are responsible for contributing over $100 million to the national economy over the past year.

"Nominations were from an enormous variety of sports — from team to individual, across all disciplines and all levels of play," said Publisher, Fonda Johnson. The most outstanding of those received were
recognized and presented with event details in a special awards feature published in the November/December 2015 issue of Sports Destination Management. The entire article with full details on the winners listed below can also be found online by clicking here.


Washington County Tourist Development Council
672 5th Street  | P.O. Box 450  |  Chipley, Florida  32428
Phone: (850) 638-6013  |  Fax: (850) 638-8770

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