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2014 Festival of the Arts is Next Weekend!

2014 Festival of the Arts is Next Weekend

Sure there are art festivals in many cities around the country, but the setting for 19th Annual Festival of the Arts, which will be held in Destin, Florida on October 25-26, cannot be beat.   The festival will be held at the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation’s new Cultural Arts Village off Commons Drive near Henderson Beach State Park. With more than 100 artists featuring their talents in tents on the lush green and live music from the Dugas Pavilion, the Festival of the Arts enjoys an exceptional setting for artists... Continue reading

Posted on Friday, October 17, 2014

Veterans Day 2014, Celebrate Our Nation’s Heroes in Destin

Veterans Day 2014, Celebrate Our Nations Heroes in Destin

The fall is a busy time of year, and if you’re like us, you’re reviewing the calendar looking for an opportunity to take a break. With Veterans Day right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to pause and honor and celebrate the many men and women who have served in the US Armed Forces.     Whether you’re commemorating a family member or honoring a loved one who is no longer with us, there is no better place to celebrate our nation’s heroes than along the sugar white sand beaches of Destin and South Walton.... Continue reading

Posted on Tuesday, October 14, 2014

What’s New on 30A

Whats New on 30A

Scenic Highway 30A is a special treasure and while the 19-mile beachfront road has evolved in the last 20+ years, the coastal highway still maintains its relaxed vibe. Hwy 30A is upscale, yet casual--a place to unwind and rejuvenate. And once you visit, you'll want to return to your favorite spots and discover new ones as well. In an effort to make sure you don’t miss the latest and greatest, we’ve compiled a quick list of what’s new on 30A. 30Avenue is about to open in Inlet Beach. It is a brand new shopping, dining... Continue reading

Posted on Thursday, October 9, 2014

Top Reasons to Rent a Vacation Home for Thanksgiving & the Holidays

Top Reasons to Rent a Vacation Home for Thanksgiving  the Holidays

Sure everyone has heard of (or attended) destination weddings. Now smart families are discovering destination holidays! Thanksgiving and the holidays are a special time of year when families get to enjoy precious time together. Do your parents host the gathering by default? Is there one sibling who steps up and offers to play host? With the growing trend of multi-generational travel, families are now discovering a destination holiday is the way to go!  Here’s our top 7 reasons to rent a spacious South Walton rental or... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, October 6, 2014

Fall Break for Families in Destin

Fall Break for Families in Destin

Since many schools have added a fall break, this is a great opportunity to keep learning at the forefront while enjoying a fun fall beach getaway along the beaches of South Walton and Destin, Florida. Mom and Dad will enjoy the great fall rates and special Destin deals, while the kids will delight in the breadth of nature experiences and opportunities to learn about our coastal environment. Here’s four reasons to visit Destin, Florida this fall:  - State Parks are beautiful in the Fall - For starters the area... Continue reading

Posted on Monday, September 29, 2014