November 15, 2018
6th Annual Bourbon at the Bay Presented by Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC - Kick off your holiday season – and shopping – in style with the 6th Annual Bourbon at the Bay Presented by Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC. Sample bourbon, scotch, and champagne, try your luck in the Destin Commons wine pull, and bid on your choice of gifts, trips, and more in the silent auction. Also enjoy the Beach Liquors Premium Tasting Table and bourbon-infused fondue from The Melting Pot. The event will be held at the Regatta Bay Golf & Yacht Club from 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM CST. Tickets are $45 and can be purchased here
November 15 & 16
Power Up Energy Expo - Power Up Energy Expo is designed to promote a collaborative partnership and connect small and large companies with representatives from the Air Force, Navy, Army Corps of Engineers, and the Department of Energy. Power Up 2018 highlights military requirements and opportunities for energy and construction projects at military installations and throughout the community. This year's event includes a charity golf tournament on November 13th and a Military Industry Day Forum on November 14th followed by a benefit concert. Click on the link for additional details including the agenda and discount codes.
November 16 & 17, 2018
Destin's 12th Annual Holiday Craft Show - The City of Destin’s 12th Annual Holiday Craft Show will be held at the Destin Community Center on Friday, Nov. 16, from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 17 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. There will be hand-crafted jewelry, woodcarvings, watercolor paintings, and much more from over 50 vendors! Vendor booths are available for $45/Destin residents and $55/non-residents (+$10 for a corner booth). This includes an 8ft x 10ft space, one 6ft table, and two chairs. Register early, as space is limited. Admission to the public is free. Please call the Community Center at 654-5184 for more information. The Destin Community Center is located at 101 Stahlman Ave, Destin, FL.
November 29, 2018
Sequins & Suits Auction and Wine Tasting Presented By Okaloosa Gas - Okaloosa Gas District presents the Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce annual Sequins & Suits Charity Auction & Wine Tasting event at the beautiful Emerald Grande. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce and a featured charity. This year's featured charity is Children In Crisis, Inc. This year's event will also feature amazing silent and live auctions, a wine tasting, delectable small plates, a fun wine pull, cash bar and more in a spectacular ballroom overlooking the harbor! The event will be held from 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM. Register now
December 8, 2018
Destin Christmas Parade - The City of Destin’s 34th Annual Christmas Parade will be held Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at 10 a.m. This year’s theme is “Christmas at the Beach." Floats will begin at Downtown Destin Shopping Center (Old Time Pottery) and travel west down Harbor Blvd. (Hwy 98) to Stahlman Avenue. Spectators should stand on the north side of Harbor Blvd. to watch the parade. For those who wish to enter a float in the parade, applications are available at the Destin Community Center and online here. In lieu of an entry fee, each float entry must make a donation of a new toy for a local charity and drop it off at the Destin Community Center along with a completed application. Applications must be turned in no later than Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. Please call the Community Center at 654-5184 for more information.