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08/31/2010
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Seafood Festival Golf Tournament in Destin

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Destin welcomes back the 2nd annual Seafood Festival Golf Tournament. The tournament offers a two man, best ball format. Entry fee is $550 and the tournament will be held at the Indian Bayou Golf Course on September 11 and 12. The golf tournament is also tied to the Destin Seafood Festival which will be held October 2-4. The Destin, Florida weather should be spectacular at this time of year and we welcome you to join us.

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08/31/2010
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Destin Car Show on Sept 4

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Over 20 antique, vintage, and classic cars will be on display September 4. Head over to the Destin Commons and see some of these amazing antique cars. The show is held by the Model A and T Ford Club and will be held from 9-3.

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08/31/2010
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Average Destin Weather

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Month Highs Lows Precip. Jan 61° 37° 5.80 in. Feb 65° 40° 5.39 in. Mar 71° 46° 6.52 in. Apr 78° 51° 4.26 in. May 84° 60° 4.32 in. Jun 90° 68° 6.08 in. Jul 91° 71° 9.40 in. Aug 91° 71° 6.91 in. Sep 88° 66° 6.72 in. Oct 80° 54° 4.53 in. Nov 72° 46° 4.70 in. Dec 64° 39° 4.57 in. This blog is meant to be a guide for visitors looking to enjoy the Destin area. These are the historical temperature averages for Destin, Florida.

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08/31/2010
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4 Concerts over Labor Day Weekend

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Labor Day weekend on 30A will be a big time for music lovers. Atlantic Records star, Michael Warren, will kick things off Saturday night at 6:00 at the Seaside Amphitheater. On Sunday at 5:00 go to Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin and enjoy the Northwest Florida Orchestra Brass Band for some great classical music. At 6:00 in Seaside, Roman Street will be taking the stage. Roman Street is a smooth jazz band from Mobile, Al with a wonderful sound. David Seering will be finishing it off at Grand Boulevard by Sandestin.

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08/30/2010
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Destin Fishing Rodeo 2010

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It is that time of year again! The Destin fishing rodeo kicks off in a month and over 30,000 anglers will be hitting the Destin waters. The Destin fishing rodeo is an amazing event for groups of all ages. Weigh-ins are held daily at AJ’s Oyster Bar where crowds gather to see the amazing catches. October also provides some of the most amazing weather of the year as the hot summer heats have subsided. Come find out why Destin has long been known as the worlds luckiest fishing village. Check

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08/30/2010
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Labor Day in Destin, Florida

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Labor Day rings in the end of the summer vacation season for the Destin area. After the ups and downs of the 2010 season, this weekend promises to be popular for the area. Destin was mostly spared from the oil itself, but tourism still greatly suffered throughout the summer. Now that the word is out on how beautiful the beaches are, we will most likely see large crowds for the final summer weekend. Folks travel from all over to enjoy one last trip for the beaches, fishing, and golf. Contact

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08/30/2010
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Labor Day on 30a!

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30a offers some of the most unique beach communities in United States. Labor Day represents the last weekend of the summer season and 30a will be packed! People flock from all over to enjoy their last chance to take in the beaches and soak up the sun. You will be able to find events for all ages during Labor Day as there are plenty of festivals and events dedicated to wrapping up the summer season. Five Star Beach Properties has some amazing 30a rentals to enjoy this great time of

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08/27/2010
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Destin Oil Impact Notices Coming Down

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The Okaloosa County Health Department announced Friday morning it is rescinding all oil impact notices on local beaches. A decision was made after extensive testing of the water and sand indicated that no significant health threats exist, said Dr. Karen Chapman, the director of the county’s health department. “The sampling consistently found that chemicals of concern were below the chronic human health benchmark value,” Chapman said. Read a press release from Okaloosa County about the signs being taken down The signs, which inform beach goers that the beach had been

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08/27/2010
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Obamas Enjoy the Gulf Coast Beaches

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(Reuters) – President Barack Obama went swimming off the coast of Florida on Saturday and declared the Gulf area’s beaches “open for business,” trying to show by example that a region hit by the BP oil spill was safe for tourists to enjoy. Obama, on his fifth visit to the region since BP Plc’s deep-sea well in the Gulf of Mexico ruptured in April, pledged to restore the economy and the environment in the aftermath of the world’s worst offshore oil spill. “Oil is no longer flowing into the Gulf,

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08/23/2010
30A

5 Excellent Restaurants in Destin, Florida

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When you visit Destin you are flooded with many wonderful options to satisfy your culinary desires. Below are 5 restaurants that you must visit while on vacation in Destin, Florida. Sushi Moto 850-424-5977 11394 U.S. Highway 98 West Suite H Sushi Moto is located in Miramar Beach and is a must visit for either lunch or dinner. They use the freshest ingredients and all of their dishes are superb. Vintij’ Wine Boutique Website (850) 650-9820 10859 Emerald Coast Parkway Vintij’ is a wonderful locally owned restaurant located in Miramar Beach.

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08/22/2010
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Free Vince Gill concert in Sandestin

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GRAMMY-winner Vince Gill will headline a FREE outdoor “Back to the Beach” concert Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, from the beautiful Beaches of South Walton along Florida’s Northwest Gulf Coast. Gill is one of the most popular and most recorded country singers of the past quarter-century. He has sold more than 26 million albums and has received 20 GRAMMY awards throughout his career. For more information on Vince Gill, visit www.VinceGill.com. The show, which is FREE to the public, will be a ticketed event. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve

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08/21/2010
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Deer Valley Concerts

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The Utah Symphony Orchestra entertained thousands of Park City visitors this past weekend who sought refuge under a mountain sunset, wine and cheese in hand, as songs of Led Zepplin rocked the outoor stage at Snowpark Lodge.  The orchestra was amplified by a full rock band and screeching vocals, featuring conductor/arranger Brent Havens and his ensemble capturing Led Zepplin’s sheer force with songs like Ramble On, Misty Mountain Hop and many more.  An incredible nostalgic evening felt by all who attended. Deer Valley Rentals

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