June Events in Destin – Let the Summer Fun Begin!

If you’ve been to Destin year after year for vacation and feel like you have done every available activity in Destin, think again! Big Kahuna’s, Henderson Beach State Park, HarborWalk Village, Harbor Docks, Grayton Beach State Park, Crab Island, and the Fishing Museum are all exciting places to be. There are even a few place just outside of town worth the extra drive time like Seaside, Grayton Beach State Park, Navarre Beach, and Fort Pickens you might want to venture to. Here are a handful of local events in Destin that will show you a new side of the Destin area this June!

Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival at the Fort Walton Beach Landing
Three-day event, June 3 – June 6

This event primarily takes place in Fort Walton Beach, about a 15 minute drive from Destin. Additional events commonly take place in Destin as well. The following events are a must-see for those interested in the pirate history of the Emerald Coast!
Friday – festival at the Ft Walton Beach Landing with music, entertainment, food, and drinks. Fireworkds at 9:00 PM.
Saturday – beer tour and festival at the Ft Walton Beach Landing. Celebration with pirate ships at Crab Island
Monday – Torchlight Parade at 7:00 PM on First Street up to Eglin Parkway in Ft Walton Beach

Red White and Blue Hero Celebration at HarborWalk Village
Every Thursday in June and July, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Celebrate the heroes of the United States Armed Forces, first responders, and community leaders at HarborWalk Village’s annual Red, White, and Blue Hero Celebration! The first ceremony of the season takes place on June 2nd, and will be followed by weekly firework shows every Thursday.

Fat Tuesday Parade at HarborWalk Village
Every Tuesday June through August, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Ready to catch some beads!? Come out to the Fat Tuesday party at HarborWalk Village where you can enjoy crazy floats, beads, and free goodies. The party starts at 7:00 PM with live music by FuZion Band and the Village Brass Band, parade rolls at 8:30 PM with a fire spinning show by Just Add Fire following the parade.

Nashville Songwriters Florida Sunshine Tour at HarborWalk Village
Wednesday, June 15 at 8:00 PM

Country music hits are performed by the world’s best songwriters at HarborWalk Village. The musical performances begin at 8:00 PM on the main stage.

National Flip Flop Day at Tropical Smoothie Café
Friday, June 17 from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Whoa! Free smoothies??? Tropical Smoothie’s National Flip Flop Day is back! Wear your flip flops into Tropical Smoothie during this event for a free 24oz Jetty Punch smoothie! These fruity smoothies are the perfect cold drink to pick up on the way to the beach. Don’t miss this opportunity!

Destin Library: Animal Tales
Friday, June 24 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Little ones are so fun and we want to help you help them have the best experience possible. Visit the Destin Library on June 24 to give your children a change to read and see a variety of exotic animals up close! Don’t miss this unique story telling event!

While you’re in planning your vacation in Destin, check out our luxury vacation rentals listed below!

popular posts

Archive By Month

  • June 2019 (4)
  • May 2019 (6)
  • April 2019 (9)
  • March 2019 (6)
  • February 2019 (4)
  • January 2019 (4)
  • December 2018 (12)
  • November 2018 (11)
  • October 2018 (9)
  • September 2018 (13)
  • August 2018 (20)
  • July 2018 (11)
  • June 2018 (4)
  • May 2018 (11)
  • April 2018 (11)
  • March 2018 (1)
  • February 2018 (2)
  • November 2017 (3)
  • October 2017 (4)
  • September 2017 (1)
  • August 2017 (6)
  • July 2017 (2)
  • June 2017 (4)
  • May 2017 (7)
  • March 2017 (3)
  • February 2017 (2)
  • January 2017 (2)
  • December 2016 (4)
  • November 2016 (5)
  • October 2016 (4)
  • September 2016 (5)
  • August 2016 (2)
  • July 2016 (4)
  • June 2016 (2)
  • May 2016 (2)
  • April 2016 (2)
  • March 2016 (2)
  • January 2016 (4)
  • December 2015 (5)
  • November 2015 (5)
  • October 2015 (6)
  • September 2015 (5)
  • August 2015 (4)
  • July 2015 (3)
  • June 2015 (8)
  • May 2015 (8)
  • April 2015 (10)
  • March 2015 (4)
  • February 2015 (13)
  • November 2014 (7)
  • October 2014 (3)
  • September 2014 (6)
  • August 2014 (1)
  • July 2014 (7)
  • June 2014 (1)
  • May 2014 (8)
  • April 2014 (9)
  • March 2014 (7)
  • February 2014 (11)
  • January 2014 (8)
  • December 2013 (13)
  • November 2013 (10)
  • October 2013 (14)
  • September 2013 (13)
  • August 2013 (12)
  • July 2013 (12)
  • June 2013 (10)
  • May 2013 (13)
  • April 2013 (1)
  • February 2013 (1)
  • January 2013 (2)
  • October 2012 (1)
  • September 2012 (7)
  • August 2012 (6)
  • July 2012 (4)
  • June 2012 (3)
  • May 2012 (1)
  • April 2012 (4)
  • March 2012 (6)
  • February 2012 (5)
  • January 2012 (17)
  • December 2011 (11)
  • November 2011 (15)
  • October 2011 (20)
  • August 2011 (6)
  • July 2011 (3)
  • April 2011 (2)
  • March 2011 (6)
  • February 2011 (6)
  • January 2011 (2)
  • December 2010 (3)
  • October 2010 (1)
  • September 2010 (7)
  • August 2010 (16)
  • July 2010 (13)
  • June 2010 (20)
  • May 2010 (19)
  • December 2009 (5)
  • November 2009 (1)
  • September 2009 (16)
  • Show All