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Mark your calendar with these distinctive events along the Gulf Coast in all of our beach locations, including Fort Walton Beach, Destin, Scenic 30A, Panama City Beach, Navarre Beach, Pensacola Beach, Perdido Key, Orange Beach, Gulf Shores and Fairhope. While each area hosts their own events, the beach communities are so close to one another, and often intertwined, that visiting guests can participate and enjoy neighboring activities going on nearby with ease.

One-of-a-kind festivals and fairs celebrate so many different passions and interests. With fishing core to all of our communities, we commemorate several seafood festivals and fishing tournaments highlighting local fare and seasonal favorites. With the unique arts and culture of our exceptional areas, art expos, plein air artists, live theater, and wine and music festivals satisfy the creative souls. For the athletes, our climate is perfect for foot races, duathlons and triathlons, as well as fantastic beach volleyball tournaments.

Southern Vacation Rentals event guide can direct you to countless ways to explore these happenings, either to enhance your existing vacation or perhaps entice you to plan your next trip to the beach. We hope you will want to plan more than one.

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There’s nothing better than the spirit of Mardi Gras paired with the beauty of the Emerald Coast. Enjoy a celebration like no other with a backdrop of emerald waters and white sand beaches. Book your next vacation with Southern Vacation Rentals to attend the Panama City Beach Mardi Gras and Music Festival. The festival occurs on February 21st-22nd.

The Mardi Gras and Music Festival is family-friendly, and pairs with the Krewe of Dominique Youx’s Mardi Gras at the Beach parade. On Friday, there are float tours, a fun zone and costume contest for kids and more. The Dukes of Dixieland hit the stage at 7:30pm. Then, on Saturday, gear up for the Mardi Gras 5K/Fun Run at Frank Brown Park.

Additionally, there is live entertainment throughout the day. Musicians include Victor Wainwright & the Train, Blood, Sweat & Tears, and more. Check out the action at Aaron Bessant Park, Celebration Stage and Pier Park Drive. For a full line up, check out the schedule of events here. Discover the parade route and plan ahead so you do not miss out on all of the sights!

Celebrate Mardi Gras with Southern Vacation Rentals. We offer a fantastic selection of beach homes and condos in Panama City Beach for your vacation. Bring the whole family, there’s something for everyone!