Events & Festivals

In addition to the countless activities of Florida's Gulf Coast, Destin and 30A offers a year-round list of annual events and festivals to experience. Whether you prefer a Destin wine festival, farmer's market, fireworks display or music festival, you'll find it here.

Experience over 800 world-class wines each April at the South Walton Beaches Wine and Food Festival or rock out with 150 Artists in 25 Venues at the 30A Songwriter's Festival each January. Athletes and Anglers come from all over the world to participate in fishing tournaments and races. Or maybe you are a fashionista or budding designer in which case South Walton Fashion Week is the event for you.

Grand Boulevard Farmers` Market

Grand Boulevard Farmers` Market

Saturdays from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Fresh from the farm produce, milk, cream, butter, eggs, honey, and grass-fed beef. Wonderful breads, pastries, prepared foods, and so much more! For more information, visit their Facebook page.
Location: Grand Boulevard
WAG THE FLAG A Doggie Social

WAG THE FLAG A Doggie Social

Thursday, May 23
Grab your patriotic fur-baby and join us for a doggie social in Grand Park where you`ll enjoy live music, raffle prizes and plenty of people and puppy treats. Please no prong collars.
Live Music at La Playa

Live Music at La Playa

Saturdays from 6:30 - 9:30 PM
Join us for live music every Saturday night at La Playa from 6:30-9:30 pm featuring a different local musician each week.
Location: Gulf Place
30A YOLO & Beach Bike Ride

30A YOLO & Beach Bike Ride

Saturdays at 8:30 AM
FREE group bike rides kick-off every Saturday at 8:30 a.m. from YOLO Board + Bike in Gulf Place. Riders can grab a cup of coffee from Sunrise Coffee Co. and browse The 30A Store before heading out with the group onto the Longleaf Pine Trails, and then you can enjoy an ice cool beer when you get back. The 30A YOLO Bike and Beach Club is free to join, and it`s open to all skill levels.
Location: Gulf Place
Third Thursday Wine Walkabout

Third Thursday Wine Walkabout

Thursday, June 20 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Join us at Gulf Place for our monthly Third Thursday Wine Walkabout from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Check in at 5:00 p.m. with the Artists at Gulf Place to receive your complimentary glass, sponsored by Classic Luxury Real Estate LLC., and your walkabout map. Visit each participating merchant to be entered for a chance to win giveaways at the end of the night! Cost to participate is $20.00 and includes tastes from 15+ merchants.
Location: Gulf Place
Ladies Night at La Playa

Ladies Night at La Playa

Thursdays from 7:00 - 10:00 PM
Enjoy Ladies` Night at La Playa every Thursday night with food and drink specials and live music featuring local favorite, Forrest Williams Band! Join us for dinner or just enjoy our bar and patio area for cocktails with a view of the gulf! $5 house wines, Fireball, Margaritas and Jager.
Location: Gulf Place
Memorial Day Celebration

Memorial Day Celebration

Saturday, May 25th - Monday, May 27th
Time: Saturday 7-9pm, Sunday 6-9pm, Monday 7pm
Kick off your summer during our Memorial Day Celebration at The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Enjoy LIVE music all weekend from 7-9pm and more! Join us on Monday as the Sandestin Veterans present a Memorial Day program in honor of our veterans.
Location: The Village of Baytowne Wharf
Wednesday Night Concert Series

Wednesday Night Concert Series

Wednesdays 7:00 - 9:00 PM
The Wednesday Night Concert Series returns to Baytowne! This spring sit back and relax, as you take in the cool crisp air, and enjoy live entertainment. The concert series will feature both local and regional talent from a variety of genres. Concert begins at 7pm on the Events Plaza Stage.
Location: The Village of Baytowne Wharf
SunQuest Father`s Day Sunset Dinner Cruise

SunQuest Father`s Day Sunset Dinner Cruise

Sunday, June 16 from 1 - 3:30 PM
Salute Dad, the everyday hero, aboard a SunQuest Father’s Day Sunset Dinner Cruise. Share old memories and create new ones aboard the SOLARIS yacht while enjoying a decadent meal on the beautiful coastal waters of Northwest Florida. A perfect gift for the man who has it all or who deserves a special celebration.
Location: Baytowne Marina
Baytowne LIVE

Baytowne LIVE

May 28-30
This spring enjoy the musical stylings from Steve Hall on the beautiful Baytowne LIVE stage across from MooLaLa. Concerts are free and open to the public.
Location: Baytowne Wharf
First Friday ArtWalk at Shops of Ruskin

First Friday ArtWalk at Shops of Ruskin

Friday, June 7 from 4:00 - 7 PM
First Friday ArtWalk is the first Friday of each month from 4-7pm. Shop, have a glass of wine and enjoy Friday evening in Seaside, Florida. Ruskin Place is tucked away behind Central Square. The park is surrounded by beautiful trees and unique shops.
Location: Seaside Ruskin Place
Seaside Farmers Market

Seaside Farmers Market

Saturdays 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Seaside Farmers Market takes place in the Seaside Amphitheater every Saturday rain or shine! Fall and winter hours are Saturdays from 9-1. Live music takes place in the middle of it all and everyone enjoys strolling Central Square in the morning hours with a coffee or mimosa. Airstream Row is just next to the market as well as many shops, restaurants and places to sit and watch the town go by.
Location: Seaside Amphitheater
30A Farmer`s Market at South Barrett Square

30A Farmer`s Market at South Barrett Square

Sundays at 9 AM Come out to do your food shopping and pick up fresh from the farm produce, baked goods and pastries, delicious prepared foods, and much more. Take in the stunning views of Rosemary Beach where you`ll find vendors lining the park with tents and all the good stuff. Grab a coffee from Amavida and sip as you shop.
Location: North Barrett Square, Rosemary Beach