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The Healthy Start Coalition of Okaloosa and Walton Counties will host The World’s Greatest Baby Shower In-Person on Thursday, April 27th at the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center (1250 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548). This event is specially designed for expectant parents or new parents who have had a baby from December 2022 through April 2023 and reside in Okaloosa or Walton Counties. There will be exhibitor booths that highlight topics such as parenting, prenatal health, new baby care, and community resources. Attendees will receive an event bag upon registration at the event.


La Coalición de Healthy Start de los condados de Okaloosa y Walton, será anfitriona del World’s Greatest Baby Shower el día jueves 27 de abril del 2023. El evento en persona será en el Centro de Convenciones Destin-Fort Walton Beach (ubicado en 1250 Miracle Strip Pkway SE Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548). Este evento está diseñado especialmente para quienes viven en el condado de Okaloosa o Walton y son futuros papas y mamas esperando el nacimiento de su bebé o que han tenido a su bebé entre enero del 2023 y la fecha actual. Habrán videos educativos y presentaciones informativas enfocadas en temas importantes como la crianza de niños, salud prenatal, cuidado infantil y servicios dentro de la comunidad.

Healthy Start’s Mission: To promote healthy pregnancies, babies, and families by providing services and facilitating access to resources through community partnerships while advancing racial equity and cultural responsiveness. Our goal with the World’s Greatest Baby Shower is to bring resources to new parents that will help them, and their new child succeed, as well as shower them with love and congratulations.

Attendee Registration is ONLY for women who are currently pregnant or new mothers who have had a baby anytime from December 2022 through April 2023. We encourage each guest of honor to bring up to 4 guests consisting of family members or anyone who will be caring for their child.

El registro de asistentes es SOLO para mujeres que actualmente están embarazadas o madres primerizas que han tenido un bebé en cualquier momento desde diciembre de 2022 hasta abril de 2023. Alentamos a cada invitado de honor a traer hasta 4 invitados que consisten en miembros de la familia o cualquier persona que cuidará de su niño.

Event Documents

Event FlyerWGBS Flyer 2023 English
Espanol Event Flyer – WGBS Flyer 2023 Spanish

Sponsorship Opportunities

Exhibitor and Sponsorship opportunities are still available for businesses and organizations that would like to showcase their products or services to hundreds of new and expecting parents. Please complete the attached Sponsorship Packet and our Special Projects Coordinator, Bethany Guillory or our Community Liaison, Miranda Smolen will reach out to you for payment. For questions  call (850) 833-9284.



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