Upcoming Destin EventsFebruary 10, 2016
The weather might be cool, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get out and enjoy the Emerald Coast now that you’ve purchased a home in Destin or Fort Walton Beach. There are still many awesome events taking place, idea for exploring the area.
If you are an art lover, check out the annual Spring Craft Show at the Destin Community Center beginning Friday, February 19, 2016. This two day event will feature many local and regional artists, each of whom specializes in various mediums. Choices include paintings, handmade jewelry, pottery, crafts and much more. If you can’t make the show on Friday or Saturday, consider visiting ArtWalk on the Harbor the following Sunday. Wander the Destin docks as they transform into a mini art district beginning at 11AM.
For the fitness buffs in your home, or for those that just enjoy a good fun run for a great cause, take in the town during the Rock the Road 5K/10K on February 27, 2016. This event begins at Clement Taylor Park and follows a scenic path through the neighborhoods of Destin. Walkers and strollers are welcome, but the event is not pet-friendly. Be sure to stay on afterward for the awards, live music and complimentary food and drinks.
Other great events taking place that Saturday include the 1st Annual Northwest Florida Chasing Butterflies Walk to benefit Turners’ Syndrome, as well as the Emerald Coast Parrot Heads Chili Cook-off at HarborWalk Village.