Do you love live music? This summer, the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation is hosting two excellent outdoor concerts in Destin FL that you don’t want to miss. Featuring renowned saxophonist Ike Bartley and the infectious Almost Styx, these concerts are the perfect evening activity for couples staying at the Henderson Park Inn.
The Henderson Park Inn takes its name from its proximity to the beautiful Henderson Beach State Park. Located right next door to our hotel in Destin FL, this popular destination features over 6,000 feet of breathtaking shoreline. Here are the top 5 things to do at the Henderson Beach State Park:
Picture yourself on the beach in the early evening. You gaze into the sky and you notice that it is the most spectacular shade of pinkish red. Just as the sun begins to set, your significant other returns with your drink. You share a kiss, clink glasses and take a sip of your delicious cocktail.
There are few things sweeter than a suite in the Henderson Park Inn. With 35 rooms to choose from, you are guaranteed to find the perfect accommodations for your budget and desires. To help you with your decision, this blog highlights the seven different types of rooms you will find when you stay at our
Have you ever seen Christmas lights at sea? On December 15, Destin Harbor will be illuminated with a parade of boats decked out in beautiful holiday decorations and lights. Located minutes away from our hotel in Destin Florida, the 27th Annual Holiday on the Harbor is a highlight of the Christmas season on the Emerald
How would you like a glimpse of what life in the Emerald Coast was like one hundred years ago? Originally built in 1911, the Camp Walton Schoolhouse is a well preserved window into the fascinating past of Fort Walton Beach. Located right around the corner from our bed and breakfast in Destin, the Camp Walton
The 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
Imagine 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
Author John Shelton Reed declared that “Southern barbecue is the closest thing we have in the U.S. to Europe’s wines or cheeses; drive a hundred miles and the barbecue changes.
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