Kick-Off Summer at Memorial Day Events in Destin

fireworks celebration over waterWant to officially kick-off summer with a long weekend on the Gulf Coast? Memorial Day weekend in Destin celebrates what is great about summer- food, fireworks and the people who make this country so special.

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Memorial Day Weekend Festivities

If you want to have a good time on Memorial Day weekend, you can’t miss these two holiday events in Destin. The Village at Baytowne Wharf will be hosting live music beginning  on Saturday from 7:00pm – 9:00pm and continuing each evening through Monday. You’ll see the bands playing on the Events Plaza stage, and a fireworks show will begin at 9:15pm on Sunday. On Monday, the Village will host a Memorial Day program with a brass band performance and special veteran guests.

beach pier at sunsetHarborWalk Village will also be hosting a Memorial Day concert series May 24 – 25. Saturday night from 6:00pm 10:00pm, Departure: The Journey Tribute Band will kick-off the fun festivities. On Sunday, Longreef will play before and after the fireworks celebration at 9:00pm.

For a Quieter Celebration

Whether you want to spend all evening at the celebrations or would rather enjoy a quiet Memorial Day, the Henderson Park Inn bed and breakfast in Destin can be the perfect mixture of fun and relaxation.

We’re conveniently located just minutes from the Memorial Day events in Destin, though our property seems miles away from noise and distraction. If you’d like to enjoy a long holiday weekend on the Gulf Coast, call our friendly reservationists at (866) 398-4432. You can learn about our all-inclusive amenities and reserve a suite overlooking the Gulf of Mexico in only minutes. See you in Destin!

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