With only a few days away until Christmas, everyone must be so busy creating Christmas lists for gifts, writing Christmas cards or even planning for that Christmas vacation. If Destin is your destination of choice to spend the holiday season, we gathered a list of events that you can go to and have fun with your family or friends.

Come out to the “Heart and Soul of Sandestin” the Village of Baytowne Wharf and witness these events:

12 Nights of Lights
(December 4, 2019 – December 21, 2019)

This is happening from the beginning of December leading up to Christmas to bring your favorite holiday music every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. Watch three dazzling shows on the Village tree at 6pm, 7pm, and 8pm.

Wednesday Night Concert Series- Holiday Edition + Visits with Santa
(December 4, 2019 – December 18, 2019)

Every Wednesday of this December, enjoy the Holiday edition and be serenaded with some of your favorite holiday classics.
Each concert will feature a festive choreographed light show and visits with Santa.
Live Music Schedule
December 4: Matt McCarty Band
December 11: Voices of Valhalla
December 18: Niceville Opus One

Winter Wonderland
(December 21, 2019)

Enjoy a day of frosty fun with family and experience a winter wonderland in the Village of Baytowne Wharf. The place is pack with snow (yes, real snow!), make snow angels and slide down on the ice slide.

New Year’s Eve | 5 Parties on the Harbor
(December 31, 2019)

Be together with your loved ones in The Village of Baytowne Wharf’s end-of-the-year celebration! This will be a fun-filled with family-friendly activities such as face painting, kids activities, and LIVE music on the Baytowne LIVE stage with DJ Vladi and finishing off with a firework display at 8pm. Stay until midnight for the countdown and witness another spectacular fireworks display then jam with Groovy 7’s Live Music until 1am.

You may also go to Harborwalk Village for the 33rd Annual Holiday on the Harbor Destin Boat Parade. Amaze yourself with dancing holiday lights along the Harbor past HarborWalk Village toward the Destin Bridge and Norriego Point. This event takes place at Boshamps where boats festively decorated with holiday lights and décor line-up. Dine in Margaritaville or Harry Ts to get a perfect spot for the parade viewing then end the night with fireworks lighting up the sky.

However you want to and wherever you want to celebrate the festive season, what matters is the love you make others feel and the joy of togetherness. May we look back on 2019 with gratefulness in our hearts and welcome the new year full of hopes and goals to achieve.