2016 Destin Seafood Festival
Get ready for one of the biggest events of the year! Itâ€™s time for the 38th Annual Destin Seafood Festival at the Destin Harbor on September 30th â€“ October 2nd! Admission is free, the live music is free, and there is even a free shuttle service! The only thing you have to pay for is your plate of shrimp…or crawfishâ€¦or gumboâ€¦or oystersâ€¦you get the idea! If you are looking for an awesome event in Destin, this is not one you want to miss!
Each year, the gorgeous Destin Harbor Boardwalk fills with restaurants serving the best food on the Gulf Coast. Local vendors and artists display their latest paintings, jewelry, crafts, and more. Live music will be performedÂ on the main stage all weekend, and there will be a childrenâ€™s area with plenty to keep the kids entertained. Over 70,000 visitors attend the Destin Seafood Festival each year for three days of family fun, delicious food and free entertainment, all on the beautiful Destin Harbor.
Friday, September 30th, 4 pm – 10 pm
Saturday, October 1st, 10 am – 10 pm
Sunday, October 2nd, 11 am – 4 pm
The Destin Seafood Festival is always the first weekend in October and kicks off the Destin Fishing Rodeo! Both of these events are cherished local traditions. This is one of the best events in Destin all year, so be sure to head down to the harbor and celebrate with fresh Gulf seafood!