Top 5 Things to Do at The Village of Baytowne Wharf

Sunrise over Choctawatchee Bay near Baytowne Wharf.

Located 20 minutes away from the Henderson Park Inn, The Village of Baytowne Wharf is the perfect place to enjoy a night out on the town. This scenic shopping and entertainment complex overlooks the beautiful Choctawhatchee Bay in Sandestin. Whether you’re in the mood for a quiet evening or some late night fun, a trip to The Village never disappoints. To help you make the most of your next vacation, we have put together a guide to the top five things to do at The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Continue reading


Everything You Need to Know About the Destin Seafood Festival

Woman at an outdoor food festival.

Destin, FL is nicknamed “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”, and our city’s good fortune will be on full display at the Destin Seafood Festival! Held at the beginning of October, this annual tradition features delicious freshly caught seafood from the Gulf of Mexico and wonderful live entertainment. To help you make the most of your fall vacation, we have put together a guide to everything you need to know about attending the Destin Seafood Festival when you stay at the Henderson Park Inn. Continue reading


Where to Find the Best Jet Ski Rentals in Destin FL

Happy couple riding a jet ski.

Jet skiing is one of the most popular activities in Destin, Florida! There is nothing better than feeling the wind on your face as you zoom around the Gulf of Mexico on your own personal watercraft. To help you make the most of your next vacation, we have put together a guide to finding the best jet ski rentals in Destin FL when you stay at the Henderson Park Inn. Continue reading


Top 6 Outdoor Activities in Destin FL

Aerial view of Destin Harbor and Crab Island.

Destin, Florida is home to some of the most spectacular scenery in the nation! With its iconic white sand beaches and emerald green waters, Destin is the perfect place to enjoy some fun in the sun. To help you make the most of your next vacation at the Henderson Park Inn, we have put together a guide to six of our favorite outdoor activities in Destin FL. Continue reading


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