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Halloween Happenings in Destin, Florida

Are you visting the beaches of South Walton and Destin and looking for some hallowed fun this Halloween? Here’s a few Halloween events taking place on Tuesday, Oct. 31 in and around Destin, Florida filled with tricks, treats and tons of fun:  Halloween Fun at AJ’s in Destin Located along the Destin Harbor, AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar features ghostly fun throughout the night. From 4-6 p.m., kids are invited to come in costume and enjoy a free meal with purchase of any adult entrée. At 8 p.m., New Orleans-based Flow Continue reading

Published on Monday, October 30, 2017

Silver Sands Premium Outlets Is Rewarding Our Guests with Shoes & More

Newman-Dailey and Silver Sands Premium Outlets have teamed up to help you achieve your shoe goals. Available with stays of four nights or more now through Nov. 18, 2017, “ The Perfect Pair ” package includes a $100 Silver Sands Premium Outlets Gift Card to put toward the purchase of a pair of new kicks or any other product or accessory (gift card may be used at any Silver Sands Premium Outlet store).  With many of Silver Sands Premium Outlet stores featuring shoes at incredible savings, our guests have the opportunity to find their Continue reading

Published on Friday, October 27, 2017

The Boulevard 10 at Grand Boulevard Presents Exhibition on Screen (Nov 2017-May 2018)

Grand Boulevard at Sandestin is home to many brand name and boutique shops, popular restaurants and incredible events, but now there is one more great reason to head to the Boulevard—Exhibition on Screen! Each month, the Boulevard 10 will feature a cultural film that celebrates the life and work of a famous artist as part of the Exhibition on Screen series. Here’s a look the first three films:   November 21 – Canaletto and the Art of Venice at the Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace  Directed by David Bickerstaff, Canaletto & the Art of Continue reading

Published on Tuesday, October 24, 2017

BBQ, Beer, and Blue Crabs Take Center Stage at these October Festivals

Fall is in full swing and fun October events fill the calendar this weekend. Whether you love to eat, drink or just have fun with friends, there is an event this weekend that will add a dash of fun to your weekend at the beach.   Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival (Oct. 13-14) For those who prefer to skip the barbecue and focus on the beer, the 10th Annual Baytowne Beer Festival is made for you. On Friday from 6-8pm, Beer from Around Here will feature local craft beers and samplings of appetizers from area restaurants. Featured breweries include Continue reading

Published on Thursday, October 12, 2017

Run for Fun – Race Along the Emerald Coast this Fall

While visiting the beach is a restful, relaxing experience, some guests like to earn their rest by participating in a 5K run while at the beach. Participating in a 5K, 10K or Half Marathon is a great feeling. You get up early and feel accomplished even though the day has just begun. In addition, you’ll get your daily dose of exercise while supporting some great local causes. Feeling inspired? Here’s some of our upcoming runs:  30A 5K and Half Marathon (Oct 13-15) Looking for a more challenging and rewarding run? Sign up for the Continue reading

Published on Monday, October 9, 2017

Update on Destin Events this Weekend

With Tropical Storm Nate forecasted to make landfall in Louisana on Saturday evening/Sunday morning, we’ve received a number of calls regarding area events scheduled for this weekend. Most events are continuing with a few modifications. Here’s the updates as of  Friday:  Destin Seafood Festival – This event was “officially” canceled, however, the bands and vendors tell us the show must go on! There will still be a great weekend of food, music and fun at the Destin Harbor and HarborWalk Village with live entertainment on Friday & Saturday Continue reading

Published on Friday, October 6, 2017

Best Sandcastle Builder in Destin

Looking for a fun activity for your next Destin vacation? Consider a sandcastle building lesson by Beach Sand Sculptures . They have been a Newman-Dailey partner for many years and have hosted our staff and many of our guests for a two hour sand sculpture lesson that is fun and rewarding. Beach Sand Sculptures Founder Rick Mungeam tells us the number one question he hears from beachgoers is “How did you do that?” so he offers classes to show you exactly how he creates his castles in the sand.   We recently visited him on Continue reading

Published on Monday, October 2, 2017

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