The Best Chefs on the Emerald Coast Compete at the Parrot Head Chili Cook-Off in Destin

Bowl of chili from the Parrot Head Chili Cook-Off in Destin

If you’re looking for a way to spice up your vacation on the Emerald Coast, you don’t want to miss the 10th Annual Parrot Head Chili Cook-Off in Destin! Featuring delicious chili from some of the very best chefs in Florida, this popular event never disappoints. The Henderson Park Inn has put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about this year’s festivities. Continue reading



Popular Food and Wine Festival in Destin Returns for 2015

Red wine and antipasto at a festival in Destin

The Symphony of Taste Food & Wine Festival returns to the area in February to delight both locals and visitors to Destin! This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy samples from some of the area’s best restaurants as well as wines from all over the world. Here is everything that you need to know about this food and wine festival in Destin: Continue reading


4 Tips for Celebrating Valentine’s Day at Our Beachfront Hotel in Destin, FL

Man with a rose behind his back waiting for woman on the beach in Destin

Stealing away to spend a Valentine’s Day weekend as a couple is about as romantic as it gets. Leave the snow at home where it belongs and head to our beachfront hotel in Destin, FL, where you can lounge in bed until ten, frolic in the ocean in the afternoon, have a candlelight dinner in the evening, and take a long walk on the beach before bed. We have put together a few tips to help make your Destin trip a Valentine’s Day to remember. Continue reading


Tony Award Winning Broadway Musical Comes to Destin This Winter

Audience watching musical theater in Destin

Anyone who is visiting the beautiful Destin, Florida area this winter should make an effort to see the Tony Award winning musical Peter & The Star Catcher. This Tony Award winning production will only be shown on one night at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center. You don’t want to miss this special opportunity to see a popular Broadway musical in Destin! Continue reading



Why Taking a Destin Vacation Should Be Your New Year’s Resolution

2015 written in the sand on the beach

Making and keeping your New Year’s resolutions can be quite a challenge. Goals like “spice up my relationship” and “relax more” are at the top of most lists, but it’s hard to keep them without getting more specific. Fortunately, you can accomplish both those goals with taking a Destin vacation and staying at the Henderson Park Inn! Here are three reasons spending time at our bed and breakfast will improve your life in 2015: Continue reading


5 Reasons to Spend New Year’s Eve at Our Destin Bed and Breakfast

Champagne flutes

Leave behind that dreary winter weather when you plan to ring in a bright new year in tropical Destin, Florida. Give the love of your life a wonderful gift to start out 2015 in the very best of ways when you make reservations to spend New Year’s Eve at our Destin bed and breakfast. We have put together five reasons to spend the big night at the Henderson Park Inn: Continue reading


Two Special Holiday Dinners at the Beach Walk Cafe This December

Fillet mignon with lobster tail

The upcoming holidays are a great time of the year to plan a visit to warm and sunny Destin, Florida. Give your sweetheart a treat with a wonderful dinner at the Beach Walk Cafe at the Henderson Park Inn. Our onsite restaurant is preparing special menus for both Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. Read on for all the details on these delicious holiday meals.   Continue reading