Santa Arrives in Destin, FL
Here comes Santa Claus! Where will he be in Destin, FL 2014
With joy and delight all the girls & boys, and many parents too, are waiting in anticipation for Santa to come to town. It’s that time of year and oh boy, it’s approaching fast! If you want to tell¬†Santa your list and capture a picture with him there are several fun places in Destin, FL to join the Christmas cheer and festivities.¬†
A few places are having a Santa parade and topping off with fireworks!
The Destin Commons¬†& Bass Pro Shops welcome Santa on November 22nd to light the amazing 50 ft Christmas Tree, the most spectacular holiday tree on the Emerald Coast! Come out for art projects and face painting with Abrakadoodle, live entertainment by South Walton High School Chorus and Band, a holiday parade with Santa down the middle of The Commons. Join Santa’s countdown to the lighting of the 50 foot tree to be completed with a festive fireworks display! Photos with Santa at Bass Pro Shops are FREE!¬†Music and activities start at 5pm, parade will kick off at 6:45 with a fireworks finale at 7pm. As an EXTRA TREAT, Sinfonia Symphony will accompany the Fireworks with a live musical display in succession with each colorful pop. Dress warm and bring that Holiday Cheer!
On November 28th it’s all about Santa at The HarborWalk Village!¬†Santa makes his grand entrance to the Destin Harbor at this Christmas season kick off! Kids will enjoy free activities and can visit with Santa Claus! The event is 12:00 to 4:00 and free and open to the public. This day and evening is sure to get you into the holiday spirit!
But don’t miss Baytowne Wharf in the beautiful Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Santa arrives there on November 29th.¬†Join in for the Here Comes Santa Claus Weekend- complete with the annual Village tree lighting, carriage rides, a holiday movie, and, of course, a visit from Santa Claus!
Friday November 28: Watch Polar Express under the stars beginning at 6pm.
Saturday November 29: The main event! Santa Claus arrives at 6pm to much fanfare. Fireworks will directly follow his arrival and live music and kid’s activities will be featured. Get your photo taken with the man himself until 9pm.
Don’t forget that there are so many things to do in Destin Florida for the holidays that you will need to check out our iLoveDestin Events Calendar. The City of Destin has the annual Christmas Parade on December 13th and the Annual Destin Harbor Boat Parade will be Sunday December 14th. Our iLoveDestin Vacation partners have really awesome deals some of which you may find BOGO deals! Come visit Destin and have a Holly Jolly Holiday Season at the most beautiful beach around!