Popular Baytowne Beer Fest Returns to the Emerald Coast

A happy couple drinking beer together.

One of the most popular annual events on the Emerald Coast is returning this fall! This October, Sandestin will host the Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival, a two-day celebration featuring over 200 domestic and international craft beers. When you stay at the Henderson Park Inn, you will be less than 20 minutes away from all of the fun. Read on to find out everything you need to know about the Baytowne Beer Fest. Continue reading


7 of the Best Things to Do in Destin FL in September

Beautiful beach in Destin FL.

The end of summer certainly doesn’t bring an end to vacation season in Destin, Florida! Boasting beautiful weather and a variety of special events, September is one of the very best times to visit the Emerald Coast. To prepare for your next stay at the Henderson Park Inn, check out our guide to seven of the best things to do in Destin FL in September. Continue reading




3 Awesome Escape Rooms in Destin FL

Logo for an escape room.

Escape rooms are one of the hottest trends sweeping the nation! In these fun games, participants are “locked” in a room and must find clues and solve puzzles in order to “escape”. We are pleased to report that the escape room trend has arrived in Destin, Florida in full force. To help you make the most of your next vacation, the Henderson Park Inn has put together a guide to three awesome escape rooms in Destin FL. Continue reading


The 5 Best Places to Visit in Destin Off the Beaten Path

Fence on a beach with white sand in Destin FL.

Located on the Emerald Coast, Destin, FL is famous for its world-class beaches and spectacular fishing. While you will definitely want to take advantage of Destin’s beautiful beaches and mouthwatering seafood during your vacation, there are also a number of lesser known attractions in the area that are worth your time. If you’re looking for something different to do on your next getaway, check out these five places to visit in Destin off the beaten path. Continue reading



Where to Go Snorkeling in Destin FL

A woman snorkeling in tropical waters.

Destin, Florida is famous for its breathtaking marine life. If you’re hoping to get an up-close view of the Emerald Coast’s signature sea creatures during your vacation, snorkeling is a wonderful activity. With a mask and flippers, you can venture beneath the surface of the water and discover a whole new world of fishes, barnacles, and crabs. To help you make the most of your next getaway, the Henderson Park Inn has put together a guide to going snorkeling in Destin FL. Continue reading


4 Wonderful Restaurants in Destin FL Near the Henderson Park Inn

The deck of Beach Walk Cafe in Destin FL at sunset.

There is certainly no shortage of fantastic restaurants in Destin, Florida! Known as “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”, Destin is famous for its fresh seafood. When you stay at the Henderson Park Inn, you will be near some of the very best places to eat on the Emerald Coast. To help you make the most of your next vacation, we have put together a guide to four wonderful restaurants in Destin FL that are steps away from our hotel. Continue reading


3 of the Best Places to Rent a Boat in Destin FL

A pontoon boat on the beach.

If you only stay on dry land during your vacation in Destin, Florida, you’re going to miss half the fun! Some of the most beautiful spots along the Emerald Coast are only accessible by boat. Destin is home to a number of great rental companies where you can borrow a boat and enjoy an adventure on the sparkling waters around the Gulf. To help you make the most of your next getaway, the Henderson Park Inn has put together a guide to three of the best places to rent a boat in Destin FL. Continue reading