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.
Santa Rosa Island Triathlon
October 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Santa Rosa Island Triathlon ~ Pensacola Beach, Florida Events by Southern
The Santa Rosa Island Triathlon is back for its 24th year! The 1/3 mile swim will take place in the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico. Meanwhile, biking will be held along the road connecting Pensacola Beach to Navarre Beach for a great scenic route. In addition, the running will go through various Gulf Coast neighborhoods with flat roads and amazing views.
If you’re in town for the race, then consider one of Southern’s beautiful Pensacola Beach vacation rentals! Book Crow’s Nest Cottage, a lovely four-bedroom vacation home located mere steps away from the area’s award-winning beaches.