3 October Events You Don’t Want to Miss

Fort Walton’s beautiful weather and white sandy beaches are reason enough to visit or move here. It’s a great place to spend time year round and is full of exciting things to do. If you’ll be visiting this October, here are some fun events you can enjoy in the area.

37th Annual Destin Seafood Festival

Since the first event in 1979, the Annual Destin Seafood Festival has continued to bring people together to enjoy great food and each other’s company. This year the festival will be held October 2 – 4 at the Destin Harbor from Harborwalk Village to the Boathouse Oyster Bar. The event will feature local seafood, arts and crafts vendors and live entertainment.

Dog Daze

Mark your calendars for the canine social event of the year. On October 10 from 9 am to 4 pm, you can enjoy fun games and activities with your pup at the 2015 Dog Daze. This year the event has relocated to Liza Jackson Park, where there’s more space for canine-centered activities and ample parking for their families. Sponsored by Petland, the event will feature fun games, contests, dog-centered vendors, agility events, weiner races and much more. All dogs six months and older will proof of vaccination are welcome to attend.

Baytowne Wharf Beer Fest

Celebrate Oktoberfest Florida style at the Baytown Wharf Beer Fest on October 16 and 17. Held at the Village of Baytowne Wharf in Destin, the event will feature live music, games and more than 200 domestic and international craft beers. Brewery representatives will be present to teach attendees about the different types of lagers and ales and the variety of styles. If you love beer, this is an event you do not want to miss.

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