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.

Featured Events

Okaloosa Island Fireworks

The Boardwalk - Okaloosa Island Pier
May 27 - September 9, 2015 9PM

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Artwalk Downtown FWB

Downtown FWB
September 4, 2015

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Bluegrass at The Beach

Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village
September 12, 2015 11AM-10PM

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Okaloosa Island Fireworks

The Boardwalk - Okaloosa Island Pier
May 27 - September 9, 2015 9PM


Join us at the Boardwalk Park to view spectacular Fireworks from the Okaloosa Island Pier every Wednesday at 9PM throughout the summer!

Bart Rockett - Spectacular Magic, Stage Illusions, Ventriloquism & Comedy

Emerald Grande - HarborWalk Village
June 1 - August 31, 2015 7:30PM


Now appearing (and disappearing) at Emerald Grande’s HarborWalk Village, come out and enjoy world-class magic, illusions, ventriloquism and comedy as presented by variety performer Bart Rockett in an intimate, custom- designed, state-of-the-art theater located right in the heart of Emerald Grande's HarborWalk Village!  Witness original, never-before-seen illusions in this up-close and personal MUST-SEE show for ALL AGES!  This is NOT JUST a "magic show" and Bart Rockett is not just a "magician," he is an all around seasoned variety entertainer who has headlined theaters and entertained millions around the world!  Tickets are disappearing fast at www.DestinMagic.com

Nighttime Educational Beach Walks

June 2 - October 31, 2015 8PM

FREE and open to the public throughout the summer!  Learn about sea turtles, their nesting habits and other wildlife along the beaches of Okaloosa Island and Destin.  Beginning Tuesday, June 2 and every Monday & Wednesday thereafter at 8PM until October 31.  Limited to 20 people (ages 6 and older) per walk.  Times and locations subject to change. Reservations are required and may be made by emailing ECTurtleWatch@gmail.com

Rock'n Bingo

Landshark's Pizza and Mama Sherry's Pizza & Wings
June 29 - December 30, 2015


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

Miss Panhandle USA + Teen USA

Emerald Coast Convention Center
August 30, 2015 12:00p - 5:15p