Fat Tuesday Events in Destin Bring Mardi Gras Fun to the Emerald Coast
Who says you can only celebrate Mardi Gras in February? On the Emerald Coast, we let the good times roll all summer long! The Henderson Park Inn has put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about the weekly Fat Tuesday events in Destin.
When and Where
The first Fat Tuesday parade and street party of the season will be held on Tuesday, May 26 from 6 to 9 p.m., at the HarborWalk Village. Parades will continue on Tuesday evenings throughout the summer months. There is no admission charge. The HarborWalk Village is located at 10 Harbor Boulevard in Destin, FL 32541.
Feel free to mingle among the costumed crowds, join in on some street dancing, and check out all the incredible vendors that turn out each week. Guests will enjoy special Mardi Gras foods and drinks along with plenty of unique merchandise for sale. The parade will begin at sunset, and you can expect to see some spectacular lighted floats. Be ready to catch beads, candy, and various other fun items thrown to the crowd during the parade!
Amazing live performances will be held on the main stage right after the parade has finished. The beautiful HarborWalk Village is home to many excellent shops and eateries, so feel free to arrive early or stay late.
If you are planning a couples getaway this summer, then come stay with us at the nearby Henderson Park Inn while you enjoy these exciting Fat Tuesday events in Destin. Our adults-only beachfront bed and breakfast is dedicated to providing you with the most romantic, relaxing, and fun visit possible. Check out our Destin Beachfront Hotel News and Reviews page to see what some of the nation’s leading travel publications have said about our inn!