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, both young and old. The event calendar stays packed, hosting weekly events, here you can find luxury shopping, water sports, boat, pontoon, and jet-ski rentals, as well as dolphin excursion cruises, clubs, zip lining, weekly fireworks, seasonal festivals and a broad spectrum of restaurants to satisfy all tastes. As much as you want something fun to do, the kids want something fun to do even more, and Destin Harbor offers more than enough to fulfill the needs of both kids and adults alike.
With things like the Destin Pirate Cruise and the ever popular glass bottom boat Dolphin excursions, hosted by Southern Star Dolphin cruise and sister company Buccaneer Pirate Cruise, you’ll never be at a loss for events to fill your day and entertain yourselves. For an added extra bonus to the pirate cruise, book your cruise around 3:30 and sail with the pirates, in the parade, on their boat down Destin harbor and be a part of the show! There’s also , and you can even book a shark fishing cruise! Fifth Amendment fishing charters is second to none when you’re looking for a memorable, deep sea fishing expedition. Every week, events such as the red white and blue celebration bring in locals and tourists alike, to sit on the harbor and delight in the fireworks show and watch a replica World War II flyover, or enjoy a piece of the big easy while watching the weekly Fat Tuesday parade with eye-popping floats, beads and the Village brass band belting out the tunes of New Orleans, and giving a vibrant fire dancing exhibition.
Happen to be looking for something more kid oriented, then look no farther than zip-lining, a breathtaking high adventure for the kids with a gorgeous view of the Destin Harbor. That’s not all we offer for the kiddos, laser maze, magic dancing, summer wild children’s camp and mini train rides through the harbor are just a small fraction of the attractions that are available to the children while on vacation. Exhausted all your energy in the sun? Thirsty? Hungry? You’re never more than a brief walk down Destin Harbor to find a multitude of restaurants ranging from casual waterfront dining with a twist to family fun kid friendly dining that will leave a smile on your face and satisfaction in your belly. Each restaurant has a unique menu, with an array of flavors and styles ranging from the super casual to the ultra refined, you’ll enjoy mouth-watering appetizers and tongue-twisting deserts, with entrees that aren’t matched anywhere else on the coast. With everything from fireworks, to fun festivals, and cultural activities there is always something going on, down on the sugar-white sands of the emerald coast for every person of every age to find enjoyment in.