Category Archives: Destin

Get Into The Holiday Spirit With The Nutcracker

The balet near our Destin hotelThe Nutcracker might be the most popular ballet in the world. With an enchanting Christmas story and iconic music, this ballet has become synonymous with the holiday season. You can experience this celebrated show from November 23 – 24, when the Northwest Florida Ballet will perform The Nutcracker at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center. Located minutes away from our Destin hotel, this excellent ballet is guaranteed to put you in the Christmas spirit.   Continue reading

See Wild Dolphins in Destin Harbor

Dolphin cruise near our Destin bed and breakfastImagine that you are on a boat cruising through Destin, Florida’s emerald green waters, basking in the sunlight and taking in the sea air. Suddenly, the Captain makes a special announcement and the crew starts clapping and cheering. You peer over the side of the boat and feel an irresistible sense of excitement. Right before your eyes, you see a family of dolphins splashing and playing in the water. Continue reading

See Authentic Native American Dancing at the Intertribal Powwow

Intertribal dancing near our Destin hotel

While most people use the word powwow to refer to a meeting or conference, the phrase actually refers to a special gathering of Native American people. These festive events celebrate and honor Native American culture with singing, dancing, and socializing. Visitors to the Emerald Coast in early November will have the chance to see this unique celebration for themselves at the 26th Annual Thunderbird Intertribal Powwow. Located minutes away from our Destin hotel, the Intertribal Powwow is a one of a kind festival with something for everyone. Continue reading

Take a Scenic Scooter Ride in Destin

Scooter rentals near our bed and breakfast in Destin

How would you like to cruise around Destin on a gas powered scooter? Scooter rides are a great way to take in the Emerald Coast’s natural beauty because they are more intimate than a car, but require far less effort than a bicycle. Located minutes away from our bed and breakfast in Destin, Scooter Rentals Destin offers excellent motorized scooters for a day of sightseeing. Continue reading

The Best Art Show in Florida

Festival of the Arts near our Destin hotel

Over 100 artists from around the country will come to Destin, Florida in autumn for the annual Festival of the Arts. Held on October 26th – October 27th, the Festival of the Arts showcases the work of both local and national artists competing for cash prizes. This year’s festivities will be held at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village, right around the corner from our Destin hotel. Continue reading

Jetpacks Aren’t Just For James Bond Anymore

Jetpack rides near our Destin hotel

Jetpacks have long captured our imagination in science fiction and spy films. What could be more fun than rocketing through the air like James Bond? In Destin, you don’t have to be a secret agent to have an unforgettable jetpack experience. Located minutes away from our Destin hotel, Jet Pack Destin offers exhilarating rides on their state of the art water-propelled jet packs.

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