What's Going On
You don’t need a reason to come to the Heart of Florida’s Emerald Coast, but while you're here you might as well enjoy our special events. Cultural activities, fun festivals, lecture series, athletic events.... There's always something happening on our sugar-white shores, and there’s something for everyone. Here’s what’s up on the coast.
Find An Event
When are you visiting?
Mar 13 - Dec 27 | 90 minutes
Come out to Fudpuckers Theater located at Fudpuckers on Okaloosa Island for some family fun! Illusionist of the year Noah Wells presents Maximum Magic, with mind-blowing illusions, hilarious comedy, special effects, unbelievable mentalism and more!
Jun 1 - Nov 1 | 8 am - 1 pm
Downtown Fort Walton Beach Farmers Market is held the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month starting in June at The Landing in Fort Walton Beach. It features locally grown products and highlights local artisan bakers and chefs. Market will be held from 8am - 1pm.
Jun 10 - Sep 16 | 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Join us at the Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida for Kid’s “Summer Sagas – US Documents” July 1, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. with special guest, Congressman Matt Gaetz who will share with students his role in government and provide a short civics lesson. Students will learn about our US Documents, the history of the American flag and kids will get to weave their own flag just in time for Independence Day.
“Summer Sagas” is a family-fun public program designed to spark the minds of young people and create memories that last a lifetime!
Cost is $8 per child; or $6 for Museum Family Members. (1) Adult per family is FREE; $3 for each additional adult per family. Space is limited. Please call to make reservations: 850-678-2615 (MC/Visa)
June 10 | History of Ice-cream
July 1 | US Documents
August 19 | What is It?
Sept. 16 | Mad Hatter Tea Party