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Summer Concerts in Destin, Florida

There is just something magical about being outside and listening to live music. Luckily, here in Destin there are opportunities to enjoy live music most nights of the week. We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite places to relax and enjoy outdoor concerts this summer  

MKAF Concerts in the Village

Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village Concerts

The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation celebrates the arts with its Concerts in the Village series. Every Thursday, now through June, MKAF features some of the most popular bands from around the region. From your favorite genres to tribute bands, the line-up is dynamite and the second set always has everyone out of their seat dancing under the stars. Bring a blanket or chairs for seating on the green. Concerts are $15/person and children 12 and under are free. Doors open at 6 p.m. and concerts are from 7-9 p.m. Address: 4323 Commons Dr W, Destin, FL 32541  

Concert line-up:
May 24 – Velcro Pygmies (High energy hair metal rock show) 
May 31 – Purple Masquerade (A Tribute to Prince and The Revolution) 
June 7 – Walton Wolfman Washington (Rhythm and blues, New Orleans funk & modern jazz) 
June 14 – Gloria’s Miami Sound with Nikki Torres (Tribute to Gloria Estefan & The Miami Sound Machine) 
June 21 – The M-80’s (High energy performance of the best ‘80s music) 
 June 28 – The Maxx (Energetic choreography with classic oldies and today’s pop music) 

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HarborWalk Village Concerts

HarborWalk Village overlooking the Destin Harbor is a great location for live music. Their summer concerts kick off Memorial Day weekend. On Saturday (5/26), enjoy a live concert from 7-9 p.m. by Flash Flood and on Sunday (5/27) Departure will perform a tribute to Journey from 7–9 p.m. followed by fireworks and fire spinning with “Just Add Fire.”  

Every Saturday, now through August 18, HarborWalk Village hosts Rock the Docks Live Concert Series. These free concerts will be held on Saturdays from 7-9 p.m. at the HarborWalk Village amphitheater, celebrating a variety of genres and musical styles. Address: 10 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541

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AJ’s Concerts and Live Music 

Our friends at AJ’s in Destin feature live music almost every night of the week. If you get a chance, check out the local favorite Black Eyed Blonde, which performs at 9 p.m. most nights. See the AJs concert calendar online for current concert line-up. Address: 116 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541 

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Time to Book Your Summer Beach Vacation

Have you booked your summer vacation to Destin? If not, now is the time! View our collection of beach vacation rentals online including Destin condos at Jade East, colorful comfortable rooms at Beachside Inn and Emerald Coast vacation rental homes and condos online. Or call one of our friendly vacation specialists at 1-800-225-7652 to narrow your search.  

See you @ the beach for fun, sun and live music!