The 31st Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival is Coming Up!
31st Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival
Make plans to attend the¬†31st Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival next weekend! Since it takes place over Valentine’s Day weekend – the 14th and the 15th – this is a unique and perfect way to spend the weekend together. It’s known as one of Florida’s most popular winter food events along the Emerald Coast! Tickets are still available, so get yours today to experience a delicious and exciting weekend!
The event kicks off at Baytowne Wharf on Friday, February 14th with a Seafood Boil Kick-Off Party from 5-7 PM. Hammerhead’s Bar & Grille is the official host, so you know it’s going to be good! The main event takes place the next day at noon on Saturday, February 15th. It’s gumbo galore as you sample a variety of gumbo and vote for your favorite “People’s Choice” winner. With so many options, how will you narrow it down? Select from dark and light roux, along with chicken, sausage, and seafood gumbo. This is a great chance to sample some cuisine from local Gulf Coast restaurants while enjoying live Zydeco music.
Plus, the Best Bloody Mary’s at the Beach competition is back for another year! Sample some of the finest area bars’ and restaurants’ Bloody Marys all while judging your favorite! Your vote will help them win the title of “Best Bloody Mary at the Beach.”
Book your condo for Valentine’s Day and the 31st Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival all in one! Our lodging partners Southern Vacation Rentals have a wide variety of homes and condos for your getaway. Beach Resort 204¬†is currently offering great rates for that weekend, so take advantage while you can! This charming one-bedroom condo is just the right size for your getaway and rests across the street from the beach. Plus, its proximity to fun things to do in Destin, along with Baytowne Wharf, makes it the perfect place to stay.