Gulf Coast Events

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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4th of July Celebration at HarborWalk Village

Looking to spend Independence Day in Destin? Come on down to the 4th of July Celebration at HarborWalk Village on July 4th for food, fireworks, and fun! The event starts at 7 PM with live music and entertainment. Then, stick around for the fireworks show at 9, lasting until 9:30. For more information about the event, visit here.

If you are planning on spending 4th of July at HarborWalk, this is a great event to round out the day! You can dine at any of HarborWalk’s excellent restaurants, including Crab Island Cantina, Harry T’s Lighthouse, or even Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville! HarborWalk also offers tons of family-friendly activities. Here, you can embark on a dolphin cruise or rent a jet ski. Visit here to see more Destin activities you can do before the fireworks show!

Still in need of a vacation home or condo in Destin? Don’t panic, there’s still time! Check out our available accommodations, and give us a call when you’re ready to book. We’ll see you at the beach!