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    Enjoying the Beach

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    Beach, Fishing, Recreation

    Surf Fishing is Hot!

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    Beach, Recreation

    Recreational Paradise


What’s happening in Destin Florida

January 2017
February 2017

Saturday February 4, 2017
Valentine’s 8K Road Race
1125 US Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541
9:00 AM Start and Finish at “The Track” in Destin Florida

Saturday and Sunday February 18-19, 2017
Destin Beach Ultra RunsTM
50K – 50 mile – 100+ mile – 24 hour – Relay
Start and finish at Tops’l Beach Resort 515 Tops’l Beach Blvd Miramar Beach, Florida 32550
March 2017

Saturday March 18, 2017 9:00 AM
Run with the Dogs 5K
City of Destin
The Morgan Sports Center
4200 Indian Bayou Trail
Destin, FL 32541
Sponsored by:
The City of Destin Parks & Recreation Department
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. in Destin

Beginning March24th, 2017
Cobia World Championships
Daily weigh-in at Harbor Docks
538 Harbor Blvd. Destin, FL 32541
April 2017

Saturday, April 8, 2017
13th Annual Resurrection Run
5K Walk/Run – 10K Run 5K/10K Race Start 8:00 a.m. Walk Start Immediately Follows
The Annual Village Resurrection Run event draws Emerald Coast communities together for a day of fun and friendly competition to benefit many of Village’s missions and ministries. Every April, hundreds of participants assemble at the Village start-line and head to the Crab Trap and back for the Walk/Run 5K, while the 10K Run continue further down the beach to Pompano Joe’s and back.

Saturday April 29, 2017
Chiropractic Run for Health
131 Calhoun Ave, Destin, FL 32541
8:00 AM Start and Finish at Calhoun Park in Destin Florida
May 2017

Through May 8th, 2017
Cobia World Championships
Daily weigh-in at Harbor Docks
538 Harbor Blvd. Destin, FL 32541

June 2017

June 21, 2017 through June 25, 2017
15 Annual Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic
Taking place every June off the Florida panhandle in one of the most productive fisheries in the United States; timed to coincide with the peak of the Gulf Coast’s blue marlin season; hosted by the South’s number-one ranked resort destination. The Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic at Sandestin® has set the precedent for world-class, million dollar, sportfishing tournaments.
July 2017
August 2017
September 2017
October 2017

Sunday October 1, 2017 through Monday October 31, 2016
69h Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo
Come join the fun….weigh-ins are FREE and open to the public everyday on the docks at AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar from 10 am until 7 p.m

Friday October 6 2017 to Sunday October 8, 2017
Destin Seafood Festival
the 38th Annual Destin Seafood Festival
will be held at the original location on the Destin Harbor
Enjoy fresh local seafood, live music, artists, and more.

Sunday October 8, 2017
Destin 5K Rodeo Run Sunday 8:00 AM Race Start at Clement E. Taylor Park on Calhoun Ave in Destin along the Bay
Awards ceremony immediately following at AJ’s Seafood and Oyster Bar on the Harbor.
Afterward enjoy the last afternoon of the seafood festival.

Saturday October 28, 2017
McGuire’s Halloween Run/Walk 5K, 10K Run Only Saturday 8:00 AM race start at McGuire’s Irish Pub
33 US Highway 98
Destin, Florida 32541 (next to the Destin Bridge)
November 2017

November 11, 201
Veterans 5K Run/Walk Saturday 8:00 AM Race Start
American Legion Post 296
311 Main Street
Destin, Florida 32541

December 2017