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Celebrating 30 Years with Fall Shopping Package

Celebrating 30 Years with Fall Shopping Package

In honor of Newman-Dailey Resort Properties 30th Anniversary, we’re inviting guests to celebrate in their own style. In partnership with Silver Sands Premium Outlets, Newman-Dailey is introducing the “30 to Wear or Share” package. A lot has changed over the last three decades, especially in the world of fashion, and there is no better place to find exceptional brands at extraordinary savings than Silver Sands Premium Outlets. When you book the “ 30 to Wear or Share ” package, you’ll receive: -A 30th Anniversary commemorative... Continue reading

Posted on Friday, August 21, 2015


Destin Charity Wine Auction Distributes $2.3 Million

Destin Charity Wine Auction Distributes 2.3 Million

The Emerald Coast is a tropical Florida vacation destination, yet our community is still faced with challenges, including hunger, homelessness, and domestic violence. Fortunately, there are organizations, such as the Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation , which raises awareness and funds for non-profit organizations serving children in need in Northwest Florida. At Newman-Dailey, we are passionate about serving children in need. In fact, we dedicate countless hours to helping non-profit causes including DCWAF. Our CEO, Jeanne... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, August 31, 2015


It's the Perfect Time for a Beach Retreat in Destin, FL

Its the Perfect Time for a Beach Retreat in Destin, FL

With perfect temperatures and gorgeous beach conditions, it is the perfect time for a beach retreat in Destin, Florida. Whether you’ve been waiting to take a Florida vacation, want to squeeze in one more trip to the beach or are ready to look for a place to own, August is summer value season, which means rental rates are already discounted 30 percent. Select from one of our many premier Destin vacation rentals such as Beach Retreat #409 . Beach Retreat condominiums are located in beautiful Miramar Beach, Florida, and are among... Continue reading

Posted on Wednesday, August 26, 2015


Destin Lifeguards Named National Champions

Destin Lifeguards Named National Champions

Beach safety is one of our top priorities. We welcome families from around the globe each year and want to be sure they have a safe and special experience during their stay in Destin, Florida. In addition to educating families on the flag warning system , we appreciate having the team of Destin lifeguards watching over guests from March through September at Destin public beach access points. We've always known they are great but now so does the nation! The Destin Beach Safety Lifeguards were named National Champions in... Continue reading

Posted on Friday, August 21, 2015


Destin Lifeguards Win 2015 National Championship

Destin Lifeguards Win 2015 National Championship

The community along the Emerald Coast has one more thing to be proud of this month. The Destin Beach Safety Lifeguards were named National Champions in Division B (100 employees or less) at the 2015 Nautica United States Lifesaving Association National Lifeguard Championships in Daytona Beach, Florida. The Destin team is made up of 25 team members (15 men & 10 women). In addition to the team win, several lifeguards took home individual awards. Since 2004, the Destin Beach Safety team has been patrolling the beaches in an... Continue reading

Posted on Friday, August 21, 2015


Emerald Coast Poker Run & Boat Week, Aug. 18-23

Emerald Coast Poker Run  Boat Week, Aug. 1823

There are always fun things to do along the Emerald Coast. After cheering on an amazing group of athletes who competed at Paddle at the Porch Stand Up Paddle Board races last weekend, we’re now turning our attention to boating. This week, Destin celebrates Boat Week and the Emerald Coast Poker Run , which we’re told is the largest summer poker run in the U.S. Presented by the Florida Powerboat Club, the 23rd Annual Emerald Coast Poker Run will raise funds for several youth organizations. Last year, the event raised more than... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, August 17, 2015


5 Spectacular Sunset Spots in Destin

5 Spectacular Sunset Spots in Destin

We know you love soaking up the sun along the pristine, white sand beaches in Destin. But one of the best parts of the day is when the sun begins set and Mother Nature puts on a show that is worthy of a standing ovation. The explosion of color over the water is often spectacular, making Destin sunsets one of our favorite parts of the day.   Wondering where the best place to watch the sunset in Destin? Here are a few of our favorite options:   B oshamp’s Seafood and Oyster House Located along the Harbor, Boshamp... Continue reading

Posted on Friday, August 14, 2015


The Gulfarium Turns 60 & Celebrates With 60% OFF

The Gulfarium Turns 60  Celebrates With 60 OFF

Many of our team members have lived in the Destin area for decades and have watched the changing landscape. But one thing has remained consistent, the  Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park on Okaloosa Island has been providing education and entertainment to millions of families for 60 years. Florida's Gulfarium opened its doors on Aug. 14, 1955. While the road-side attraction has enjoyed updates and renovations over the years, the staff’s dedication to educating the public on marine animals of all kinds while providing... Continue reading

Posted on Tuesday, August 11, 2015


2015 Florida Tax Free Holiday Starts This Weekend

2015 Florida Tax Free Holiday Starts This Weekend

While we don’t like to think about the end of summer and going back to school, we do enjoy the fact that that State of Florida helps us stretch our dollars with a sales tax holiday! The Florida Tax Free Holiday will be in effect from August 7-16, 2015. Shopping in Destin and South Walton is even more fun when you know the tax is waived. Consider taking advantage of this special offer for your own “Back to School” or “Update the Wardrobe” shopping spree. Florida tax free items include clothing, footwear, and certain accessories... Continue reading

Posted on Friday, August 7, 2015


Sanctuary at Redfish on Scenic Hwy 30A Offers Serenity

Sanctuary at Redfish on Scenic Hwy 30A Offers Serenity

It’s Window Wednesday and we’re excited to feature our newest South Walton vacation rental at Sanctuary at Redfish in Blue Mountain Beach. Located off Scenic Hwy 30A, this luxury condominium resort is nestled on approximately 14 acres overlooking Big Redfish Lake, one of South Walton’s rare coastal dune lakes.  Three separate pools, two Jacuzzis, a large fire pit, two outside grills, and private pool cabanas provide ample area to gather with friends and family. Guests can head down to the lake to kayak or take a scenic... Continue reading

Posted on Wednesday, August 5, 2015