#EmeraldCoasting is sugar-white sand
and emerald-green water.
It’s dolphin cruises, open-air shopping and fresh, local seafood restaurants. It’s fun family vacations and a romantic spot for couples. Get a little sand in your soul in Destin, Ft. Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island, the Heart of Florida’s Emerald Coast. Start planning.

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Destin Seafood Festival

October 3 - October 5, 2014

The 35th Annual Destin Seafood Festival returns to its original home on the Destin Harbor.  Enjoy fresh local seafood, live music, artists, and more.  Enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over the Destin Harbor on Friday, October 3rd!


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Destin Fishing Rodeo

October 1 - October 31, 2014

Established in 1948, The Destin Fishing Rodeo is the ultimate fishing tournament for saltwater anglers of all ages.

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Destin Beer Festival

September 27, 2014

Beer? Beach? Music? Food? Shopping? You'll find it ALL at the Destin Beer Festival - Saturday, September 27, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Destin Wine World in the Shoppes at Paradise Key

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