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Okaloosa Island Beach Vacation Condos

Okaloosa Island Beach Vacation Condos Okaloosa Island is West of the Destin Harbor. You will find lowrise condos, the Boardwalk, Okaloosa County Fishing Pier, restaurants and a few beach shops. Most condos are located on the Gulf side, however a few are located on the...

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Okaloosa Island Hotels

Okaloosa Island Hotels Find Gulf Front Hotels on Okaloosa Island. Okaloosa Island is the Gulf front beach community of Fort Walton Beach. Okaloosa Island is located between Destin and Fort Walton Beach. Gulf front hotels are located on Okaloosa Island and budget...

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TOPS’L Tennis Facilities Awards

TOPS’L Beach & Racquet Resort Earns Two Awards for Tennis Facilities Miramar Beach, FL January 4, 2016 Wyndham Vacation Rentals TOPS'L offers 12 Rubico clay tennis, USPTA-Certified Tennis Professionals, private and group lessons, tennis clinics, as well as...

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Solaris Holiday Cruise

SOLARIS Holiday Cruise for Thanksgiving and New Years 2015 The SOLARIS yacht offers unforgettable Thanksgiving, holiday and New Year’s Eve cruises in a convenient, all-inclusive Northwest Florida beach resort setting. Not many people can say they spent the holidays on...

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Emerald Coast Redfish Circuit

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort announced they are the new site for the championship round of the Emerald Coast Redfish Circuit (ECRC). The Emerald Coast Redfish Circuit Championship at Sandestin will take place Nov. 6-8 and will be the circuit’s season finale. The...

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Destin Mileage Chart

Destin Mileage Chart Driving to Destin?  See how long it takes by car. Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Okaloosa Island, Florida Travel mileage and travel time to the Destin, Florida area. U.S. 98 travels along the Emerald Coast, edging the Gulf through Destin and Fort...

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Beach Lifeguards in Okaloosa County

Beach Lifeguards in Okaloosa County OCBS's primary area of responsibility are the beaches of Okaloosa Island on the Emerald Coast. Okaloosa Island is a seven-mile-long barrier island that stretches between and connects Fort Walton Beach to Destin. The beautiful...

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Destin Beach Wedding Permit

Destin Beach Wedding Permit No permit is required to get married at any of Okaloosa County public beaches unless there will be a gathering of 50 or more people. For 50 or more people, a Special Event Permit is required. The fees are based on the number of people...

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Are There Beach Lifeguards?

Are There Beach Lifeguards? Yes... Okaloosa, Walton, and Santa Rosa Counties all provide seasonal lifeguards. Okaloosa County Beach Lifeguards All Beach Safety Lifeguards are academy trained to the Advanced level of the United States Lifesaving Association's open...

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Destin Beach Wedding Locations

Destin Beach Wedding Locations Recommended Parks and Beach Wedding Locations Destin - Henderson Beach State Park No Permit Needed 17000 Emerald Coast Parkway Destin, Florida 32541 850.269.1062 (Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. CST.) The...

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South Walton Beach Wheelchairs

South Walton Beach Wheelchairs The South Walton Fire District (SWFD) offer beach wheelchairs at the following beach accesses: Pompano Joe's (Miramar Beach) Ed Walline (Santa Rosa Beach) Bramble Grove (Seagrove Beach) from 10 a.m. until 5.30 p.m. daily, through the...

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Okaloosa Island Beach Wheelchairs

Okaloosa Island Beach Wheelchairs Beach wheelchairs are available without charge on a first come first served basis for use only at County Parks on Okaloosa Island and James Lee Park. Contact Beach Safety at 850.259.4131 for arrangements for a beach wheelchair or the...

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Okaloosa Island Beach Wedding Locations

Okaloosa Island Beach Wedding Locations Okaloosa Island - James Lee County Park Special Event Permit required for any gathering of more than 50 people 3510 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin 850.689.5790 (Okaloosa County Parks Department) James Lee Park is at the beach on the...

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Emerald Coast Theatre Company

Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC) will present the Northwest Florida premier of “Eleemosynary” by playwright Lee Blessing. The play will run two weekends: Oct. 16 to 18 and Oct. 23 to 25 and be staged in a non-traditional space at 560 Grand Blvd. (in Grand...

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Sandestin Duck Regatta Oct 10

Fifth Annual Emerald Coast Duck Regatta-Oct 10 Get your ducks in a row and plan to attend the fifth annual Emerald Coast Duck Regatta benefiting the Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast Guild. On Saturday, Oct. 10, approximately 3,000 ducks will begin their race...

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Baytowne Wharf Beerfest

  The eighth annual Baytowne Beer Festival is being held on Oct. 16-17. With the boom of interest in craft brewing, the Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort this fall promises to be more popular than ever. Known as the “Best Beer Fest on the...

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Destin, FL Golf

The Destin, FL area is home to some of the finest golf in the USA! The Sun Belt Conference will conduct women’s and men’s golf championships on consecutive weeks in April 2016 at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. The prestigious Raven Golf Club will host the...

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Sandestin Songwriters Festival

  Endless Summer Songwriters Series Annual Event Sandestin | The Village of Baytowne Wharf For future "Endless Summer Songwriters Series" information >> Click Here. For a list of current Destin | South Walton events >> Click Here Visit...

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