4 Things to Do In Destin In March
There’s always something to do in Destin, but if you’re headed to our area, here are our favorite things to do in Destin in March:
1. Tequila and Taco Festival
For seven years, the Tequila and Taco Festival has been one of the most looked-forward-to things to do in Destin in March. This year’s festival is set for March 6 to 8 at the Seascape Towne Center, which is just moments from our doors. Featuring tequila vendors, the best taco and margarita contests, live music, games and more, this event is set to be the biggest Tequila and Taco Festival yet. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the Tequila and Taco Festival website.
2. Mac & Cheese Festival
Benefiting the local Boys & Girls Clubs, the Mac & Cheese Festival features chef-inspired twists on the South’s favorite comfort food. On March 8, local restaurants will battle it out in the middle of Destin Commons to see who has the best mac ‘n’ cheese on the Emerald Coast. The inaugural event brought in more than 3,000 people, and they expect to see even more in its second year. For more information, visit the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast’s website.
3. St. Patrick’s Day at McGuire’s
While there are plenty of things to do in Destin in March, many of them involve St. Patrick’s Day, but you won’t want to miss the party at McGuire’s. It’s an Irish Pub that’s called Destin home since 1996, and it’s known for its epic St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. Complete with live music and green beer, it’s the perfect place to grab a bite to eat and feel festive.
4. March Madness at Horizons
March and college basketball will forever be tied together. If you’re hoping to follow your favorite team or keep up with how your bracket is doing while still enjoying all your vacation has to offer, head to Horizons. Sitting within our sister property, The Henderson, Horizons boasts incredible drinks and delicious food in addition to having multiple televisions, perfect for watching a little basketball.
Regardless of your taste, Destin is a place that offers something for everyone, so even if you don’t see something that sparks your interest on this list of things to do in Destin in March, there’s likely another event or activity out there for you.
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