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New Year's Eve Happenings along beaches of 30A, Miramar Beach & Destin, Florida

The time has come to say goodbye to this year, and ring in the New Year! For those staying in Santa Rosa Beach, Miramar Beach and Destin, Florida on Dec. 31, here’s a round-up of New Year’s Eve 2024 celebrations to ring in the New Year in style. Baytowne Countdown The Village of Baytowne Wharf's end-of-the-year celebration is an evening (read)

Published on Tuesday, December 26, 2023
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Make Your Winter Holidays Brighter With Our Winter Holiday Sale

Stand up to the “winter blues” with fresh air and sunshine! Now through Feb. 29, 2024, beach lovers can save $25/night up to $100 savings on 4 nights on a winter getaway. The best part is that sunny offer is good for holidays too! Consider escaping the dreary winter weather and take advantage of the following:  Getaway for New (read)

Published on Tuesday, December 26, 2023
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Thanksgiving Feasts In South Walton and Destin, Florida

We love welcoming families to the beach for Thanksgiving. There is much to be grateful for including our many local restaurants who are offering a Thanksgiving feast with all the trimmings. Whether you’re looking for a sit-down meal or meal to-go options, there’s something for everyone at the beach.  DESTIN The Crab Trap, Destin The (read)

Published on Tuesday, November 21, 2023
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Top 7 Reasons to Book a Destin Vacation Rental for Thanksgiving & the Holidays

Thanksgiving and the holidays are a special time of year when families get to enjoy precious time together.  At Newman-Dailey, we love welcoming families back to the beach to celebrate annual traditions and make new ones. Our extended family of guests and homeowners have discovered the joys of enjoying Thanksgiving and the holidays at a Destin (read)

Published on Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Easter Happenings in Destin and Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

If you’re in the Destin area for Easter and hunting for a place to dine or celebrate during the Easter holiday, we’ve rounded up this weekend’s Easter Happenings. Our list includes Easter brunches, sunrise services, Easter bunny photo ops and so much more!   30A SEASIDE® Easter Celebration Visit SEASIDE® on Sunday, April (read)

Published on Thursday, April 6, 2023
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Beaches of South Walton Among the Top Places to Travel In December & Beyond

Are you looking for the best places to travel in December and beyond? As locals, we are blessed to live alongside some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. That said, it’s reassuring to know that respected publications such as Conde Nast Traveler, Southern Living, and Good Housekeeping Magazine also recognize the Emerald Coast among the (read)

Published on Monday, December 26, 2022
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Holiday Happenings & Christmas Meals In South Walton & Destin, Fl

There’s no better place to celebrate the holidays than at the beach. Whether you want to enjoy twinkling lights and holiday decorations or ring in the New Year with champagne and delicious food, there’s something for everyone in Northwest Florida.  CHRISTMAS REFLECTIONS Orchestrated by the City of DeFuniak Springs, Christmas Reflections (read)

Published on Friday, December 23, 2022
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Tips for Cooking Holiday Meals in a Destin Vacation Rental

It’s time for holiday planning! Time to start coordinating where, when, and meal prep for the winter holidays, including Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Hanukkah. For many families gathering at the beach for the holidays has become a cherished tradition. 30A and Destin vacation rentals provide a home away from home in a gorgeous setting to gather (read)

Published on Wednesday, October 12, 2022
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Southern Caviar: Easy Vacation Rental Recipe

Looking for a colorfully delicious and festive side for your celebration or holiday feast? We recommend Southern Caviar. It's super easy to make, and is delicious the day you make it and stays fresh and tasty days into your stay. A crowd-pleaser for all ages, we recommend extra bags of Fritos.  Ingredients: 2 (15 7/8 ounce) cans  black- (read)

Published on Wednesday, October 12, 2022
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Top 3 Things to Do in Destin for Labor Day

Labor Day Weekend means it is time to take a break from working and take time to rest. Fortunately, rest and relaxation are our specialties along the beaches of South Walton and Destin, Florida. Here are the top three things to do in Destin for R&R on Labor Day Weekend:  Watch the Sunset One of our favorite Destin Labor Day activities is getting (read)

Published on Tuesday, August 2, 2022
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Start the Year Lucky by Spending New Year’s Eve in Destin, Florida

If you’re seeking the best place to celebrate New Year’s Eve, allow us to suggest starting your year off with a little luck in the World’s Luckiest Village – Destin, Florida! There are so many great options for ringing in the New Year in Destin, Fla. Renowned for its fishing fleet, sugar white sand beaches and emerald green waters... (read)

Published on Friday, December 14, 2018
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Thanksgiving Traditions in Destin, FL

Now that November has arrived, many families are beginning to prepare for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Since Destin vacation rental homes and condos are the perfect gathering spot for family and friends, we’re looking forward to welcoming our many returning guests as well as inducting new families into our coastal Thanksgiving traditions. Here&rsquo (read)

Published on Monday, November 3, 2014