Area Events

Patriot's Run & Paddle Event in Watercolor coming in September


Held on the day that no one will EVER forget, September 11th, this event commemorates the day our Patriotism was Front and Center.

This event has something for everyone!  From the Patriot's Challenge, to a 5K Trail Run or 2.5K Race, spend the day with your fellow neighbors and Americans and pay tribute to those that perished.

Click here to find out additional details and to
register for this event.


FREE Live Music at HarborWalk Village Coming in July & August

Summer isn't over yet!  We've got a long way to go as the FREE Concerts at HarborWalk Village continues into August with ROCK THE DOCKS!

10 Harbor Blvd.  |  Destin  |  Concerts are 7:00 - 9:00 pm

July 24:  The Hoodoos

July 31:  Scenic Heights

August 7:  Flinga Faya

August 14:  To Be Announced

For directions and more information about HarborWalk Village click here.


We've got the FULL SCHEDULE for this Week's Blue Angels Air Show!

The Blues are Back!!!

Where else would the Blue Angels want to CELEBRATE their 75TH Anniversary but over Pensacola Beach?

Get ready for a week full of events from July 7th through the 10th!

Starting tomorrow morning at 7:30 am

Enjoy "Breakfast with the Blues" when they arrive  and circle overhead to mark the show's coordinates and points along Pensacola Beach

Click here to view the entire Schedule!


Time to Celebrate Juana's 32nd Anniversary on July 1st on Navarre Beach!

With no celebration last year they're doing it up BIG this year at

Juana's Pagodas and Sailors' Grill 32nd Anniversary on Navarre Beach!

Join us on Thursday, July 1st for a FUN EVENING!

Enjoy LIVE MUSIC from 4:00-8:00 pm from the Greg Lyon Trio & from 8:00-Midnight with Trick Zipper!

There's going to be CONTESTS and DRINK SPECIALS all with the Backdrop of the Santa Rosa Sound!

Click here for additional details on this much-anticipated celebration!


Fireworks have been approved for Navarre Beach this year!

Navarre's Tourist Development Council UNANIMOUSLY approved this year's 4th of July Fireworks Celebration!

The budget had already allowed for fireworks, but the Council decided on a less elaborate package this year.

Due to getting rave reviews for last year's fireworks being presented off of the Fishing Pier, they will continue shooting them off there again.

Come early to stake your spot out to get the best seats in the house!

Mark your Calendar!  The show begins at 9:00 pm on July 4th and will be approximately 15 minutes in length.


Over 20 Food Trucks Gather on Sunday for the Destin Food Truck Fest!

Join us at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village, located at 4323 Commons Dr. W. in Destin this Sunday, Father's Day!  General admission is $5 and Children 12 and under are FREE!

Come Hungry!!!  With OVER 20 Food Trucks to choose from you'll have plenty of choices!

A few of the Food Trucks attending include:  Bayou Billy's, Dr. Sno, Greek Gals Yummies, Kansas City Wings, Lonestar Kitchens, Waffle Boutique and Who Cut the Grilled Cheese!

Enjoy Live entertainment, a bounce house for kids and about a dozen vendors offering everything from axe throwing to face painting to craft goods and more!

Don't miss this family fun event!


Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge Camps in Navarre

Making plans for the kids this Summer? If your kids, aged 8 & 9 and 12 & 13 are lovers of Nature, they'll love attending a week-long camp at the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge in Navarre!

Children will learn hands-on, STEAM and inquiry-based curriculum that encourages investigation and lasting learning experiences.

Summer Camp Dates:

June 21 - 25 - for ages 12 & 13
June 28 - July 2 - for ages 8 & 9

The Registration Fee includes a t-shirt, reusable water bottle and all camp supplies.

For pricing and additional information e-mail Crystie Baker, Executive Director at


Make your Father's Day Plans now and show Dad how much he means to you!

Spend some time with Dad this Father's Day!! 

We've got a few ideas!

WaterColor Inn & Resort
Saturday & Sunday - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Why not treat your Dad to a well-deserved experience at the Spa, including a SPECIAL add-on!  He'll have his choice of a therapeutic muscle balm or warm stones, with the purchase of a 50 or 80 minute massage!  Dad can enjoy a complimentary Koozie with a complimentary Beer voucher to be used at Fish Out of Water!  Call 850.534.5010 for reservations!

For breakfast have Donuts with Dad, or enjoy dinner at the Havana Beach Bar & Grill to Celebrate Dad and enjoy one of their Father's Day specials!


The MAGIC is Back in Rosemary Beach!

Tuesday, June 15th | St. Augustine Green/Owners Pavilion
7:00 - 8:00 pm

Do you love magic???  Bring the entire family and watch the International Magician's Society Merlin Award Winners, "The Pittman's", perform for you and be AMAZED!!!

Watch classic magic tricks, illusions and some surprises!


What can you do in Seaside in June? We've got some ideas!



Air National Guard Band of The South Performance - Lyceum Lawn
Wednesday, June 23rd @ 7:00 pm
We welcome the Air National Guard Band back to perform and inspire patriotism and for a deeper appreciation of the history and legacy of the Air Force

Children's Theatre Performance
Monday, June 14th & June 21st @ 6:30 - The Tales of King Arthur

Vinyasa Yoga at the Seaside
Pavilion - 8:30-9:30 am
Join in Sunday through Friday (weather permitting).
Bring your own mat or towel and something to hydrate.
Classes are $20 - payments accepted through Venmo, Cash or Check
Come early!  Max class size is 14.

Huck & Lilly Children's Music - 5:30 - Tuesdays & Thursdays
At the Amphitheatre, weather permitting

Stories by the Sea - Pop up Theatre - 4:00 pm - Tuesdays & Thursdays
At the top of the Seaside Amphitheater along the tree-lined path and across the street from Great Southern


Emerald Coast Theatre Company features a Summer of Fundraising Performances!

The Emerald Coast Theatre has planned 4 separate Fundraising Events this Summer!

Friday, June 4  |  7:00 pm

Hotwork is a cover band formed by Coldplay fans.  This tribute is a second to none performance!

Friday, June 18th  |  7:00 pm

Comedy Night!  Let loose and laugh for the evening with local comedians hosted by Northwest Florida's own Jason Hedden.  Featuring Jenn Weeks and Nathan Wallace

Friday, July 17th  |  7:00 pm

Back to Broadway ...

Sand Sculpting Coming to Navarre Beach this Saturday!

Watch the sand become works of art this Saturday, May 8th on Navarre Beach just east of the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier!

Join us from sunrise to sunset as we watch seven of the best sand sculptors around create magic with the sand.  It's truly an amazing thing to watch!  Come early as this is sure to be a popular event!

All sculptures will be completed by 3:00 pm and will remain on the beach!


Bring the Family for the 2nd Annual Norm Crowder Memorial Kids' Fest this Saturday!

2nd Annual Norm Crowder Memorial Kids' Fest

Saturday, May 1st  |  10:00 am - 4:00 pm
8469 Gulf Blvd.  |  Navarre Beach

Join us on Navarre Beach for this Family Fun Event to help benefit the Santa Rosa Kids' House to help raise awareness and to stop child abuse

Click here for more details!


65th Annual Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival and Torchlight Parade

The 65th Annual
Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival and Torchlight Parade is BACK!

April 30th & May 1st & 3rd

Get ready for this crowd-pleaser in Fort Walton Beach!  After a year off, it's time to let loose and enjoy this family-friendly event!


Make Plans for the 12th Annual Sunset Stampede on Navarre Beach!

Sign up TODAY for the
12th Annual Sunset Stampede on Navarre Beach

May 1st  |  Kids Fun Run @ 5:30 pm  | 5K Run @ 6:30 pm

Make plans for this 5K Run along White Sands Blvd
on Navarre Beach! 

Enjoy the beautiful Spring weather and the race!

Click here to Sign up and find out additional details!