32nd Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival

The Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival is back and is celebrating its 32nd year! The weekend will kick-off on Friday, February 19th with a Seafood Boil at Hammerhead’s bar & Grille. The main event takes place on Saturday, February 20th starting at 12pm and will feature live music from Dikki Du and the Zydeco Krewe, lots… … Read More


Annual Polar Plunge

The 14th Annual Polar Plunge on New Years Day 2020 will be held at Henderson State Park from 11 a.m. to noon. The first 150 Registered Polar Plungers will receive a Polar Plunge Goodie Bag. There is a $20 fee to pre-register or $25 fee the day of event.The registration fee includes the registered plunger’s… … Read More


JLEC presents its annual Child Clothing Project

DESTIN — The Junior League of the Emerald Coast (JLEC) held its annual Child Clothing Project on Nov. 12-13 at Target in Destin. The Child Clothing Project started in 1979 with a feasibility study and has continued to grow and serve children in Okaloosa and Walton counties every year since.According to the 2018-2019 Florida Department… … Read More


Christ the King to host 5th Annual Concert Series

SANTA ROSA BEACH — Christ the King Episcopal Church kicks off its fifth concert season beginning in October. Conductor Dr. David Ott will present a series of four concerts through February 2020.All concerts at Christ the King are free of charge and open to the public thanks to the support from patrons and church offerings.Attendees… … Read More


CAA’s annual Flutterby Festival celebrates 26 years

SANTA ROSA BEACH — The Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County (CAA) is calling all kids to flutter to Watersound Origins to celebrate 26 years of the Flutterby Arts Festival. This year’s event takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 19 and 20 on the green located directly behind Two Birds Coffee +… … Read More


4th Annual Paddle for Prevention rescheduled

SANTA ROSA BEACH — The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Florida Panhandle Chapter announces the new date of its event, Paddle for Prevention. Due to inclement weather on the originally scheduled date, the fourth annual event will be moved to July 13 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Gulf Place Beach Access in Santa… … Read More


23rd Annual Rags 2 Riches Regatta set June 29

The 23rd Annual Rags 2 Riches Regatta will return to Grayton Beach on June 29.Originally organized by the residents of Grayton Beach and Seagrove Beach, the annual tradition is a celebration of America’s Independence Day. Competitors, families and friends gather at the access behind the Red Bar site to watch two-man teams navigate 16-foot Hobie… … Read More


9th Annual Mob Night May 18

Join the Clemenza family on May 18 for the ninth annual “Family” Mob Night. Guests are encouraged to arrive fully-donned in Mob attire, to make their entrance on the red carpet when doors open at 7 pm. Guests will have the opportunity to take photos with the elaborate vintage car on display.Dom, Tammy and the… … Read More