1. CONTINUE A TRADITION. The annual Scratch Ankle Festival, also known as the Milton founder’s day celebration, is set 4-8 p.m. April 14 on North Willing Street. Celebrate the city’s heritage, listen to music, play games and eat food. Nonprofit groups will set up a variety of homemade games, food and information booths to raise money and awareness for their organizations.
2. LISTEN TO THE MUSIC. Bands on the Blackwater returns 7 p.m. April 14 on South Willing Street in Milton. The outdoor concert series, held Friday nights in downtown Milton, is free to attend. You can pull a boat up or bring a lawn chair and relax while listening to music.
3. REVEL WITH REPTILES. ReptiCon presents ReptiDay, a one-day reptile event, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 15 at the Navarre Conference Center, 8700 Navarre Parkway. The cost for admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children; kids 5 and under enter free. ReptiDay will feature live animals from around the world; you can purchase pets and pet products, and learn more about reptiles and exotic animals at live seminars and demonstrations.