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November 2011 Blog Posts


Dewey Destin Seafood- A Local Landmark

We love Dewey Destin Seafood's history, outdoor seating and fresh Gulf Shrimp! Did you know that Dewey is the great, great, grandson of Leonard Destin, who founded the town in 1835? The adventure began a few years earlier when Leonard, his father George, and his brother William set out from  New London, Connecticut with three ships and ran into (read)

Published on Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Cyber Monday

We love Cyber Monday! There are so many great deals to be had from the comfort and convenience of your computer or mobile device. So in honor of Cyber Monday, Newman-Dailey Resort Properties is featuring the  ultimate gift...A Destin Beach Vacation! Purchase a Newman-Dailey gift certificate this week* and receive 10 percent off. The (read)

Published on Monday, November 28, 2011

Happy Thanksgiving!

We're giving thanks for the many blessings this year has brought us and appreciate you allowing us to serve you. We're delighted to be your home away from home, the place you come to celebrate special occasions, and create memories that last a lifetime. We are grateful for your business and hope you'll visit us over the holidays to see the coast (read)

Published on Thursday, November 24, 2011

Thanksgiving Feasts in Destin, Florida

If you're celebrating Thanksgiving along the Emerald Coast, there are several options for a great meal, which don't involve cooking on your part. One of our favorites is the FREE Thanksgiving Dinner at Harbor Docks to benefit Habitat for Humanity Okaloosa County. Doors open at 11 a.m. and they will have volunteers serving locals and visitors until 7... (read)

Published on Wednesday, November 23, 2011

First Note Music Hall Hits All The Right Notes

We are absolutely "wowed" by Tommy Jackson's new concept in Redfish Village on Hwy 30A.  First Note Music Hall is THE place to go for a unique musical experience. Featuring a diverse array of genres ranging from country  to jazz to blues to pop, talented artists perform within an intimate listening hall. The musicians are at various stages (read)

Published on Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Thank you to Newman-Dailey!

To all in the Newman-Dailey Family! We want to thank you for the 2-night stay, gift card and Carrabba's card. And the fantastic fruit basket we received when we arrived - it was really unexpected and a really nice touch. Thanks again, The Stultz from Ocean Springs, MS (read)

Published on Tuesday, November 22, 2011

30A Songwriters Festival Coming Jan. 13-15, 2012

It's just another Manic Monday. Early bird tickets are still available for the 30A Songwriters Festival , Jan. 13-15. Don't miss your chance to watch the Bangles perform classics as well as hits from their new album at the beach! Recently, event organizers announced the addition of husband and wife duo Over The Rhine as well as Grammy nominated Joan (read)

Published on Monday, November 21, 2011

Fun at Pompano Joe's

Today, we just want to have fun! One of our favorite places for fun is Pompano Joe's on Scenic Gulf Drive across from Mediterranea. It has been a Destin landmark for nearly 17 years and is known for its Caribbean-style seafood, brightly colored window frames and incredible location on the beach. We've been enjoying the newly expanded covered (read)

Published on Friday, November 18, 2011

Winter Shop & Stay Package Available Now

Continuing with our win, save, fun theme, today we want to help you SAVE. With the holidays upon us, there is nothing we love more than a great deal. So we've created a travel deal that we think will make you smile. Stay with us at the beach and we'll give you a gift card to do some holiday shopping at Silver Sands Factory Stores.  (read)

Published on Thursday, November 17, 2011

WIN a Kodak Playsport Underwater Camera

We were recently told that you like blog posts that share how to win, save or have fun. Since we are good listeners, we're going to focus today on how to WIN. Did you know that Newman-Dailey is giving away a Kodak Playsport underwater camera? We love this prize so much, we want one for ourselves.  It is perfect for capturing special moments (read)

Published on Wednesday, November 16, 2011

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