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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Emeril Lagasse has teamed up with The Seaside School Foundation to give our community the event of the year! Taste of the Race with Chef Emeril Lagasse is the perfect event on 30A for those who love delicious food and great company.

Seaside School is hosting their Half Marathon race on Sunday, March 5, 2017 and they encourage you to be a part of it! Registration is open now for the half marathon, 5K adult, and 5K child races. This is a race our area is looking forward to because there are so many benefits to participating. Everyone who completes the race will receive items including a gift from Vera Bradley, free after race meal, and a moisture wicking technical shirt with awesome artwork.

To kick off the weekend Emeril Lagasse is serving up amazing cuisine from his two famous restaurants along with some of the Gulf Coast’s top chefs and restaurants, such as Great Southern Café, The Bay, Stinky’s Fish Camp, Bud & Alley’s, and more! For those who are running, race packet pick-up will be available as well. Tickets are on sale now and space is limited! Don’t miss an opportunity to meet the famous Emeril Lagasse and support The Seaside School Foundation.

This event is the perfect reason to reserve a Scenic 30A condo for you and your family. You won’t want to miss out on this one of a kind weekend!