There are many types of dolphins all throughout the world, but how many different kinds call the Gulf of Mexico and the surrounding waters their home? The most popular is the Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin, but what other kinds of dolphins are swimming nearby waters of the Gulf? Here’s a look at some of the other [...]
As we say goodbye to 2017 and Florida’s brief cold snap, we are excited to welcome a heat wave this week and welcome back the snowbirds for the new year! We are very excited to welcome snowbirds back to Destin! Whether this is your first year traveling to Florida for the winter months, or it’s [...]
Come aboard the Original Dolphin Cruise ship, the Southern Star, for a Fireworks Cruise like none other! Join us on the serene waters of the Gulf of Mexico and see the early fireworks from the best seat on (or off) the Emerald Coast, as we sail right under the fireworks for a close up of [...]
If you missed the 2017 Destin Boat Parade you can see the video below or you can book a cruise for the New Years Fireworks Cruise on Dec 31st.
I simply cannot think of a better way to usher in the season on the coast of Florida than the 2014 Destin boat parade. Come visit Santa at the 28th Annual Boat Parade at Destin Harbor. The festivities begin at 12:00 with Santa’s arrival(Santa Leaves at 4:00)! Hot Cocoa, children’s arts and crafts and live [...]
Good Afternoon. Food For Thought Outreach will hold a food drive in our Destin area pantry on November 11th and December 9th. We are hoping that you and your businesses could help us promote this event. This is our fist food drive in this location. Our outreach in Okaloosa County is growing rapidly. We now [...]
To thank our guests for 20 wonderful years, Southern Star is offering $20.00 Adult fares to celebrate our 20th Anniversary?! Sept. 16-20, Guests are encouraged to call for cruise times and reservations.
There’s only one reason that most people need to come visit beautiful Destin Florida, and that’s the beautiful views and emerald green water. However, if you’re looking for a reason to make the trip then our local events hosted in Harborwalk village offer activities and entertainment to please each and every member of your family, [...]
The groundhog may have predicted six more weeks of winter, but that won’t stop the Emerald Coast from preparing for spring break. As the number two drive to destination in Florida, Destin and The Beaches of South Walton are anxiously awaiting an influx of visitors from all across the country. With national recognition as “The [...]
The locals know it and you should to -- It's always a good time at the HarborWalk Village Courtesy of the Emerald Grande Comedy Competition at Crab Island Cantina Crab Island Cantina presents the "So You Think You're Funny?" Comedy Competition. The competition begins at 6pm with sign up starting at 5pm. Competition continues every [...]