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06/23/2020
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How To Celebrate the 4th of July in Destin/30A 2020

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Fireworks abound and more family-friendly activities than you can choose from, Destin/30A is sure to entertain you and your this Independence Day. Come enjoy the fun whether you’re staying in 30A or Destin, there’s plenty to do when it comes to ringing in the 4th of July, 2020. On the blog, we’re detailing four events perfect for the occasion. 1. Grayton Beach 4th of July Parade šŸ“·: SoWal.com It’s a Grayton tradition along 30A, every Independence Day locals host a parade in celebration. Red, white, and blue attire is encouraged.

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06/16/2020
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The Best 7 Things to Do in Destin/30A this Summer

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If you’re looking for a vacation for the books, look no further. Destin/30A is literally home to the most beautiful beaches in the United States. One of 30A’s own, Grayton Beach, was named Best Beach in the U.S. for the second year, this year. But the beaches aren’t the only thing worth getting on the road for. Here’s the best seven things to do in Destin/30A this Summer.   1. Big Kahuna’s Water and Adventure Park šŸ“·: : Big Kahuna’s Kick your vacation off with a splash at Big Kahuna’s

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04/21/2020
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5 Best Spring Reads in 2020

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Books can provide a welcome respite from the day-to-day hustle and bustle of our lives. If you’re in need of a getaway, a book is a good route to take. Take a look at these five best Spring reads curated just in time for a change of pace in Spring 2020. 1. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens Topping the The New York Times Fiction Best Sellers of 2019 and the The New York Times Fiction Best Sellers of 2020 for a combined 30 non-consecutive weeks, Where the Crawdads

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04/2/2020
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5 Family-Friendly Activities While Social Distancing

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These are unprecedented times, but that doesn’t mean you can’t use the time wisely. On the blog, we’re giving you five family-friendly activities to do while social distancing. Read about them all below. 1. Coloring Pages Coloring isn’t just for kids, adults can join in on the fun too. Coloring is great for meditation and anxiety management.Ā Keep the whole family busy and refresh your refrigerator’s aesthetic. Crayola is offering free prints here. 2. Go for a run. Races are being postponed and cancelled left and right, but it is still

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02/20/2020
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5 Must See Events for Destin Mardi Gras

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You’re probably familiar with Mardi Gras festivities native to New Orleans, but Destin has its fair share of notable masquerades, parades, and celebrations.Ā  If you’re visiting the Emerald Coast mid-February, you’re in luck. Join in on the fun with family and friends with the five following Mardi Gras events that you do not want to miss! Feb. 21st: Mardi Gras Masquerade at Destin Commons Image Credit: Destin Commons Destin Commons invites you to Laissez les bons temps rouler or Let the Good Times Roll and join them for their annual

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07/16/2019
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5 Fun Places To Do Arts and Crafts in Destin

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Whether it’s a rainy day or you’re simply just looking for a fun indoor activity to try, you can’t go wrong with arts and crafts. The Destin area is full of different art studios that you can visit to create your own artwork. Whether you’re in the mood for a boozy painting session or a family-friendly craft day, you’re sure to find a fun place for you! 1. Painting with Twist Located in Fort Walton Beach, Painting with a Twist is one of the most popular art studios in the

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01/22/2019
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7 Kids Activities To Do In Destin On Spring Break

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Spring Break is just around the corner, so it's the perfect time to start making your vacationĀ itinerary. There are tons of fun activities for families to do in town and you won't want to miss out on any of them!

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11/8/2018
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7 Destin Events Happening Over Veterans Day Weekend

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Veterans Day Weekend is quickly approaching and Destin has so many local events going on this weekend. If you’re visiting the Emerald Coast this weekend, check out these local Destin events! 1. Hurricane Michael Rebound Concert While it’s been about a month since Hurricane Michael hit Florida’s panhandle, PCB and the surrounding areas are still struggling to get back on their feet. Show your support for the victims of Hurricane Michael and head to Grayton Beer Company on Friday, November 9th from 6 pm to 9 pm for a relief

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07/30/2018
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5 Reasons To Take a Destin Vacation This Fall

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If you've already started planning your fall vacation, Destin should be on your list. While our peak season is definitely spring and summer, fall is Destin's best-kept secret.

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07/11/2018
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Blue Angels Pensacola Beach Air Show

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There are a lot of incredible events in Northwest Florida, but the Blue Angels Pensacola Beach Air Show is one of the best. The Blue Angels are the U.S. Navy's flight demonstration squadron. Since 1948, aviators from the Navy and Marines perform jaw-droppingĀ flying aerobatic tricks.

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05/25/2018
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Your Guide to Indoor Activities in Destin and 30A

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Weather in Florida can be unpredictable. Thankfully, there are a number of things to do on a rainy day in Destin and along 30A. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite indoor activities for you to enjoy when the weather just won’t cooperate. Bowling, Arcades, and Indoor Entertainment Options Surge Trampoline Park : Head to Fort Walton Beach and jump around one of the largest trampolineĀ parks in Northwest Florida. Rock Out Rock Climbing Gym: Rock out is the only bouldering facility in Destin, Florida. Rain or shine, this indoor rock

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05/9/2018
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Top 10 Things to Do in 30A

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Last week we coveredĀ The Top 10 Things to do in Destin. This week we are continuing east along 98 to 30A. With its unique beach communities, beautiful state parks, and rare dune lakes, there is plenty to do along 30A. So once again, we have asked our guests, “What are your favorite things to do while vacationing along 30A?” The results are in and the following are the top 10 things to do in 30A: 10. Food Trucks It will feel like you have stepped back in time when you

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