Category: Local Events Boat Week’s “The Big One” Coming in August If you love powerboats, fishing boats, pleasure boats and everything in between, this event is for you. Boats of all types will fill the waterways in and around Destin for… Written by Beth Hendricks June 26, 2019 No Comments Record-Breaking Total Raised at 14th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction The results are in for the 14th annual Destin Charity Wine Auction, and 2019 proved to be a record-breaking year. Auction activities raised $2.6 million and a generous $1 million… Written by Beth Hendricks June 10, 2019 No Comments Uncorking Tradition: 29th Annual Seeing Red Wine Festival Decades of rich tradition and a love for the culinary arts bring together thousands of people each fall for the annual Seeing Red Wine Festival in Seaside, Florida. Held in… Written by Adam Pfaff June 10, 2019 No Comments Off-Shore Fishing Tournament the Reel Deal The “World’s Luckiest Fishing Village” plays host to the richest off-shore fishing tournament on the Gulf Coast in late June. The 17th annual Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic takes place… Written by Beth Hendricks May 6, 2019 No Comments Art Month South Walton: A Feast For the Eyes, Ears and Mind The week-long celebration of the arts in South Walton is over; this year, Art Week is becoming Art Month. Spanning multiple events that showcase the work of local artists –… Written by Beth Hendricks April 8, 2019 No Comments 2019 Tasting of Champions Headlines The Weekend Friday’s Tasting of Champions may be a preview event for the 2019 South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival, but it has become a standalone event in the area, with… Written by Beth Hendricks February 13, 2019 No Comments Destin Charity Wine Auction Benefits 15 Local Children’s Charities The nation’s third largest charity wine auction, as named by Wine Spectator Magazine, awarded a record-breaking $2.7 million for 15 children’s charities in Northwest Florida. Since its founding in 2015,… Written by Beth Hendricks September 5, 2018 No Comments Sun, Sand & Songs: Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam Hits Panama City Beach Guess who’s coming to town? It’s Eric Church, Thomas Rhett and Florida Georgia Line, and the highly-anticipated Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam is your chance to see them all in one… Written by Jill Tanner July 9, 2018 No Comments Where to Celebrate this Independence Day Raise the flag, shoot off the fireworks, and crank up the barbecue grill – it’s Independence Day! No place celebrates our nation’s birthday like the Emerald Coast, and we’ve curated… Written by Will Maberry June 5, 2018 No Comments The Gulf’s Richest Tournament Returns The 16th annual Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic at Sandestin (ECBC) will be held June 20th-24th, 2018. The ECBC is presented by Wind Creek Casino and Hotel in Atmore, Alabama,… Written by Will Maberry May 1, 2018 No Comments 1234...6 About our blog Escape. Reward. Investment. Legacy. Whatever having a Northwest Florida beach home means for you, we're dedicated to bringing your best life in view.