Category Archives: Happenings in Destin, Florida

Learn about the latest events and things to do in Destin, Florida.



Free Concerts in Destin All Summer Long with Rock the Docks

Guitar playing at the free concerts in Destin.

Vacationers and locals alike will enjoy free concerts in Destin every Saturday this summer with Rock the Docks, one of the city’s most popular traditions. These weekly concerts feature some of the best musicians along the Emerald Coast, and they are the perfect way to start a fun evening out on the town! The Henderson Park Inn has put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about this summer’s entertainment. Continue reading



Mingo Fishtrap Brings Soul to the Emerald Coast with a Special Concert in Destin

Trumpet playing at the Mingo Fishtrap concert in Destin.

One of the nation’s most critically acclaimed soul bands is coming to the Emerald Coast this May! Mingo Fishtrap will perform a special concert in Destin at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village. The Henderson Park Inn has put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about this highly anticipated show.

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Run with the Bulls This Cinco de Mayo in Destin, Florida

People wearing red scarves, preparing to run with the bulls for Cinco de Mayo in Destin, Florida.

Next month, the city of Destin will celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a one of a kind “Running of the Bulls.” Women from the local roller derby team will play the part of the bulls by wearing horns and chasing participants through the HarborWalk Village! The Henderson Park Inn has put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about the Running of the Bulls and Cinco de Mayo in Destin, Florida.   Continue reading


Enjoy Seafood, Music, and More at the Cajun Crawfish Bash in Destin

Big plate of tasty crawfish at the Cajun Crawfish Bash in Destin.

If you want to enjoy fantastic food and exceptional entertainment while contributing to some extremely worthwhile causes, make sure your Florida vacation plans coincide with the Cajun Crawfish Bash in Destin! The Henderson Park Inn has put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about this great event. Continue reading


Rising Stars in the Music World Headline the 2015 Sandestin Wine Festival

Man lifting up a glass of wine in the crowd at the 2015 Sandestin Wine Festival

One of the most popular events on the Emerald Coast is returning this spring. The 2015 Sandestin Wine Festival will be back for its 29th year of delicious food, amazing music, and, of course, plenty of wine! The Henderson Park Inn has put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about this Northwest Florida tradition. Continue reading


Spring Concert in Destin Celebrates the Music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons

Classic microphone at the Four Seasons tribute concert in Destin

Visitors to the Emerald Coast this spring can look forward to a special concert in Destin that celebrates the timeless music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons! December ‘63, a popular Four Seasons tribute band, will perform all of the chart-topping songs you know and love. The Henderson Park Inn has put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about this great event. Continue reading


Last Chance to See a Broadway Show in Destin: Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

Women in old fashioned clothes on stage at a Broadway show in Destin

The last show in the Mattie Kelly Arts Center’s Broadway Series will premiere in Destin this March! Seven Brides for Seven Brothers is a fantastic musical filled with incredible dancing, irresistible songs, and plenty  of laughs. The Henderson Park Inn has put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about this amazing Broadway show in Destin.   Continue reading