AJ’s is Celebrating 31 days for turning 30!
There is a Big Celebration Coming Up in Destin Florida in October 2014!
We happened upon this mind awakening article that AJ’s Seafood and Oyster House in Destin, Florida has turned 30! Initially written by Matt Algarin and featured in the Destin Log, Matt interviews Tracy McGraw, Marketing Director for AJ’s. If you have ever been to Destin, or grew up here and have watched AJ’s grow and maintain as a staple for entertainment, good food, and beautiful scenery it’s not a wonder that they are celebrating 30 years. Many many memories have been made at AJ’s for a plethora of different people. And the nightlife… you can always count on AJ’s having the crowd and excitement any night of the week! Please see how the interview went. There is a big celebration coming up!
Nestled along the Destin harbor, was a new restaurant that would help change the food and entertainment scene in the city. And now that the calendar has struck 2014, AJ‚Äôs Seafood and Oyster Bar is celebrating its 30th anniversary.
‚ÄúThirty years is a long time, and a lot of businesses have come and gone,‚ÄĚ said Tracey McCraw, marketing director for AJ‚Äôs. ‚ÄúIt‚Äôs just an amazing run. Our goal is to be talking about this again in 60 years.‚ÄĚ
As part of their anniversary, AJ‚Äôs will be celebrating the entire month of October, which coincides with the Destin Fishing Rodeo (more info to come about the¬†Destin Fishing Rodeo)¬†The ‚Äú31 Days of 30 Years‚ÄĚ celebration will see the restaurant offer a variety of specials to both locals and those spending their vacations along the Emerald Coast.
To do that, AJ‚Äôs will be offering 30 cent soups as appetizers, $3 drink specials and $30 entr√©e specials on a rotating basis for the entire month.
McCraw says when you have food as good as what AJ‚Äôs serves, there‚Äôs no reason not to showcase the delectable dishes. ‚ÄúWe want to give people a taste of AJ‚Äôs,‚ÄĚ McCraw says. The celebration also goes beyond the kitchen though, as AJ‚Äôs has continually been recognized as a ‚ÄúTop 100‚ÄĚ nightclub with its Club Bimini. During the summer season, AJ‚Äôs has some of the areas top musicians playing seven days a week.
McCraw is proud of the fact that they have added to their musical lineup this year, featuring more than 30 local musicians on their stages, whether indoors or out on the docks. ‚ÄúWe‚Äôve always had success, but we wanted to step it up,‚ÄĚ he said. ‚ÄúThese are some of the best musicians in our area.‚ÄĚ So come out and listen to some of great tunes, while enjoying breathtaking views.
AJ‚Äôs anniversary celebration will kick off Sept. 30 as Tobacco Road performs as part of Rock the Docks. For more information about AJ‚Äôs, visit www.ajs-destin.com or call 850-837-1913.