Billy Bowlegs: The Complete Guide to Fort Walton Beach’s Pirate Festival

billy bowlegs

Some of my earliest memories are of celebrating Billy Bowlegs on the water on Okaloosa Island. My grandmother had a house on the Santa Rosa Sound and we would go to her house on the first full weekend in June and watch the … [READ MORE...]

A Destin Sailboat Wedding

Destin sailboat wedding

We love special events, so when Rebecca contacted us and told us she was interested in having a small wedding ceremony aboard a sailboat while she and her fiancé were visiting Destin, we jumped at the chance to help! We … [READ MORE...]

Memorial Day Weekend Fireworks Kick off the Season in Destin

Destin harbor fireworks July 4th

The summer season officially kicks off this month with the annual Memorial Day Weekend Celebration at HarborWalk on Saturday and Sunday, May 25 and 26, 2013! There will be a Memorial Day weekend party culminating with a … [READ MORE...]

Mid-May 2013 Report

destin fishing report

The unseasonably cold weather and wind seems to have finally subsided and we are, at last, experiencing the gorgeous weather that Destin is known for. Higher temperatures outside are causing the water temperatures to rise … [READ MORE...]

3 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Destin

boating destin fl

Sure, mom would love a box of chocolates and a handmade card for Mother’s Day, but if you’re spending Mother’s Day in Destin and you REALLY want to knock her socks off, skip the ordinary options and let Destin Vacation … [READ MORE...]