June - September 6, 2019
Concerts at the Landing - All summer long, The Landing, here in Fort Walton Beach, will have live performers playing shows. The family-friendly event will welcome various bands on Fridays through September from 6 PM – 8PM. Arrive and enjoy the free concert! Check out the schedule
July 1, 2019
City of Destin Family Independence Day Celebration - From 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM, the City of Destin blowing off steam; Independence Day style! Families are appreciated to come register the day of at the Destin Elementary School Track. Be sure to impress with your decorated wheels; bikes, scooters, or wagons, for the awards ceremony. Details here
July 3, 2019
Smoke on the Coast BBQ and Fireworks Festival - Enlist yourself in the enjoyment of live music, entertainment, and BBQ samples at the 9th annual Festival in the Destin Commons. The yearly happening is sponsored by community charities efforts; all thanks to the Coins for a Cause program. Remember, to get down and ready from 5 PM – 10 PM for all access party. Details here
July 4, 2019
City of Niceville Fireworks - Join Northwest Florida residents for one of the nicest fireworks displays in the area! Festivities begin at 6 PM with music, and fun, but don’t forget at dusk (8:30ish) the Boggy Bayou will be rocketed in light. There are four viewing spots to see the display; Kiawanis Park, Shipyard Park, Lions Park, and Lincoln Park. Please, remember to arrive early to reserve a parking space. Learn more
July 4, 2019
City of Crestview Fireworks - Beginning with music and games at 6pm, Twin Hills park will host the annual Fourth of July Festival! Join residents for summertime fun including; a watermelon eating contest, and ice cream competition. And be prepared to end your night with a fireworks display bursting off at 9 PM. Thank you to the Park and Recreation Department for sponsoring the event! No admission required.
July 4, 2019
Red, White, and Baytowne - An Independence Day Celebration in The Village of Baytowne Wharf! Join Destin locals for lawn games, inflatables, crafts, and face painting starting at 6 PM, as well as live music beginning at 7 PM, followed by a firework display hosted by Wyndham Vacation Rentals at 9:15 PM. Admission is free!
July 4, 2019
City of Fort Walton Beach - The Landing will celebrate Fourth of July in style this year with an opening ceremony presented by Mayor Dick Rynearson at 4 PM. Live music begins at 4 PM, followed by plenty of activities for children such as; bounce houses, slides, and games. All at no cost to you! Concessions will be readily available all evening. The fireworks display kicks off at 8:45 PM. Contact the FWB Recreation Department with any question at 850-833-9576.
July 13, 2019
Diane Keller Charity Run - Run for a cause and in memory of a wonderful woman. Proceeds will be donated to One Hopeful Place, and the Special Olympics. The 5k race will commence at 7:30 AM at the The Landing in Fort Walton Beach, and will finish with an after party hosted by the Landing. If you have any questions; contact Amber Carpenter at: (850)-974-182. Register Here
August 29, 2019
TeCMEN Industry Day - Showcase company capabilities, network with industry peers and receive meaningful content from high profile speakers representing government, defense, and the private sector. A list of speakers, panels and exhibitors can be found at www.TeCMENIndustryDay.com as they are announced.
September 6, 2019
Downtown FWB Street Fest - Another series is right around the corner for the Downtown Fort Walton Beach Street fest! The streets of the city will come alive with live music, street vendors, and plenty of live entertainment. Be sure to reserve the dates; September 6th, 2019, October 4th, 2019, and finally November 1st, 2019 from 6 PM – 9PM, if interested. If looking to reserve a vendor slot, please, register online.