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.

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Jun 29 - Dec 30

Rock'n Bingo

Come out to Landshark's Pizza or Mama Sherry's Pizza & Wings and enjoy bingo with music at "Rock'n Bingo" every Monday and Wednesday nights!  For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/pages/Game-Night-Live-Emerald-Coast/1062250327138490


Nov 16 - Feb 14

Bart Rockett Magic Show

Now appearing and disappearing at Emerald Grande’s HarborWalk Village, Rockett is a world-class variety performer who has entertained millions around the globe.  A must see magic experience for all ages!


Nov 18 - Dec 20 | 9 AM - 3:30 PM

Toys for Tots: Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park

Bring in a new, unwrapped toy and get $5 off admission. Not to be combined with any other discount.


Nov 23 - Dec 5 | Mon - Fri: 12 PM - 4:30 PM; Sat: 10 AM - 4:30 PM

Museum Store Sale at the Indian Temple Mound Museum

The City of Fort Walton Beach Heritage Park & Cultural Center will hold its annual Museum Store Sale on November 23rd through December 5th during regular museum operating hours. Heritage Park will be closed November 26th through 29th for Thanksgiving. The final day of the sale, December 5th, is also the Christmas open house at Camp Walton Schoolhouse Museum when admission to the museums of Heritage Park will be free. During the sale, almost every item in the museum, including handmade jewelry, pottery, beadwork and textiles, will be 20% off.


Nov 23 - Dec 23 | Beginners: 7 PM - 8 PM; Intermediate 8 PM - 9 PM

Salsa Savvy: Bric a Brac

Need something to try for these up-coming winter days? Well, what about club style Salsa dancing?! First lesson is Nov 23rd and will continue on Mondays and Wednesdays at Bric a Brac.


Nov 27 - Dec 27 | 5 PM - 9 PM

Zoo Lights

Enjoy the beauty of the Zoo at night as you admire thousands of sparkling holiday lights! Adults and children $10. November 27, 28 & 29; December 4-6, 11-24, 26 & 27.  Friday, November 27th guests receive FREE admission to Zoo Lights with a Toys for Tots donation. Donations must be new, unwrapped toys at least $10 in value to be accepted.


Nov 28 - Nov 29 | 12pm-4pm

Visit with Santa at HarborWalk Village

It’s time for the children to bring their wish list and visit with Santa Claus.   All of Santa’s guests receive a special treat! 


Nov 28 | 10AM - 12PM

Heritage Alive! Learn to Knit Class

Learn the fun and useful craft of knitting at the Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida during a Heritage Alive! Craft Class with intructor Carol Burkhard, Saturday, November 28.  Bring your own yarn, the short size 8 circular or straight needles.  The cost is $20 or $15 for Museum Members.  SPACE IS LIMITED!  Pre-registration is required.