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Sailing in Destin-Fort Walton Beach

Have you gone sailing yet? You can’t beat the beautiful water on the Gulf of Mexico. Here are a few options for a sailing experience you won’t forget. *Smile N’ Wave Adventures There’s not a better way to relax then taking a sunset sail in the Gulf. Once you board the new Trimaran, Nice Tri…

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Memorial Day in Destin-Fort Walton Beach

Destin-Fort Walton Beach has plenty of ways to honor those who have served. Okaloosa County is the home to the largest Air Force Base in the country, and you will find plenty of venues to honor the men and women who have made us proud. *Okaloosa County Women Veterans Monuments at Veterans Park The…

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Treat Mom in Destin-Fort Walton Beach

It’s that time of year to celebrate the women that make it all happen, mothers. There are certainly fun options in Destin-Fort Walton Beach to delight and pamper the ladies in your life on Mother’s Day. Henderson Beach Resort would be a fantastic stop when celebrating Mother’s Day. They are…

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Outdoor Adventures in Destin-Fort Walton Beach

READY FOR AN OUTDOOR ADVENTURE? Looking for an adventure beyond the Gulf of Mexico? Destin-Fort Walton Beach offers canoeing and kayaking for the perfect outdoor adventure. Rocky Bayou State Park and Turkey Creek Park in Niceville are great ways to get out on the water. Located just north of the…

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The Boardwalk: Fun for Everyone!

Spring Into Fun at The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island with A Free Movie Night And More! Located right on the Gulf of Mexico, The Boardwalk offers a wide range of activities for the whole family. Beach-front shopping, unbelievable cuisine, and spectacular views await you. Convenient and free parking…

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Stay Safe in Destin-Fort Walton Beach!

Destin-Fort Walton Beach offers unbelievable white sandy beaches and clear water. Your safety is our top priority as you venture out to enjoy the day. Here are key beach safety tips to remember: Flag System & Rip Currents Make sure you know the flag color before stepping into the beautiful Gulf of…

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New Destin-Fort Walton Beach Artificial Reef Site!

Destin-Fort Walton Beach has a new addition to their artificial reef sites that divers will love! On March 2, 2022, a decommissioned tugboat called the M/V MISS JOANN was deployed. MISS JOANN is a new addition to the almost 400 artificial reefs offshore Okaloosa County making Destin-Fort Walton…

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Best Dive Spots for Beginning Divers

The water is clear and warm. The jewel-colored, exotic marine life is abundant. The natural underwater landscape, sunken ships, and man-made habitats are exhilarating to explore. Destin-Fort Walton Beach is a popular spot for scuba divers, but you don’t have to be a pro to enjoy the underwater…

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What are the Destin Jetties?

Mother Nature can destroy, but also create. Such is the case of the Destin Jetties. Though this creation was man made to battle past destruction, Mother Nature blessed it with an underwater wonderland of beauty. The Jetties are fingers made up of giant rocks — 61,000 tons of rocks barged in from…

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