Destin Seafood Festival 2017
Itâ€™s time once again to showcase one of the greatest features of our area – our wonderful seafood restaurants in Destin, Fl! The 39th Annual Destin Seafood Festival will be held the first weekend in October, Oct. 6-8. This yearâ€™s beautiful festival poster was created by artist Theresia McInnis.
The Destin Harbor Boardwalk with feature live music, arts, crafts. The main attraction will be the delectable seafood dishes from 16 Destin restaurants:
- Asiago Skillet
- Big Red Grill & Big Red Truck
- Boathouse Oyster Bar
- Brotulaâ€™s Seafood House and Steamer
- Buck’s Smokehouse
- Dewey Destin Harborside
- Duck Duck
- Landsharkâ€™s Pizza
- Tailfins Alehouse & Oyster Bar
- The Red Door Saloon
- Crab Island Cantina
- Harry T’s Lighthouse
- Jackacudas Seafood & Sushi
The Destin Seafood Festival is a family-friendly event, featuring three kid zones. The kid zones will have pony rides, a petting zoo, hamster balls, rock climbing and a zip line. Saturday night fun will conclude with fireworks at 9 p.m. The annual mingo toss contest for kids up to 12 years old will be held Sunday, Oct. 8, 11:30 a.m., on top of the hill at Royal Melvin Heritage Park behind the Destin City stage.
Admission is free to the seafood festival with VIP tickets available for purchase. The weekend VIP pass includes a festival poster & t-shirt.