Entries by Darren Nelson

Attractions

Get the Coast

Charity Events, Local Press, News

Tickets Now Available! Art of Giving: Kids Art Edition!

Charity Events, Local Press, News

Paddle for Prevention at Henderson Beach State Park

Attractions, Charity Events, Local Press, News

Eggs on the Beach Coming Sept 24th

Attractions, Food Festival, Local Press, News

Smoke on the Coast 2016

Attractions, Local Press, News

Whole Foods Market Destin Hosting Lionfish Cooking Demo with Cuvee’s Chef Tim Creehan

Local Press, News

Random Collection of Beautiful Beach Photos from Destin, Florida

Attractions, Local Press, News

Emerald Coast Theatre Company Announces Family Friendly Comedy IMPROV Show

Local Press

Summer 2016 SOLARIS Calendar of Events

Beer Festival, Charity Events

Harbor Hop Benefitting Food for Thought Outreach

Charity Events, Local Press, News

2016 Destin Charity Wine Auction Raises a Record Breaking $2.65 Million for Children in Need in Northwest Florida

Charity Events, News, Wine Festival

11th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction Starts April 29th!

Attractions, News

Cirque du Rosemary: Lumiere – Every Tuesday Through August 9th

Local Press

Taylor Allen Properties Celebrates Grand Opening on April 20th with Special Raffle for Food For Thought

Local Press, News

Whole Foods Market Welcomes New Store in Destin

Attractions, News, Wine Festival

South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival April 28th – May 1st

News

SweetWater Pint Night with Mellow Mushroom

Wine Festival

Sandestin Wine Festival

Attractions, Beer Festival, News

Craft Beer & Spirits Jam April 29th

Attractions, News

12th Annual Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival May 5th-7th

Local Press

MATTIE KELLY ARTS FOUNDATION PRESENTS THE 21ST ANNUAL CONCERTS IN THE VILLAGE SERIES

Local Press

WINE SPECTATOR MAGAZINE RANKS DESTIN CHARITY WINE AUCTION #6 WINE AUCTION IN THE COUNTRY

Local Press, News

Brotula’s Seafood House & Steamer Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

Attractions, Charity Events, News

The 5th Annual Food For Thought Outreach Charity Golf Tournament presented by 30A Cottages & Concierge is set for April 7th, 2016

Attractions, News

Concerts in the Village — Todd Allen Herendeen: Legends in Concert

Attractions, Charity Events, Local Press, News

MATTIE KELLY ARTS FOUNDATION’S KICKS OFF 21ST SEASON WITH MUSIC CONCERT BENEFIT

Charity Events, News

Mellow Mushroom Tuesday Trivia benefitting Food For Thought!

Accomodations

Five Reasons to Book Your Spring Vacation at the Destin Gulfgate

Local Press, News

Grayton Beer Company Announces Major Expansion

Accomodations, Local Press, News

YOLO® and Howard Hospitality Team Up to “WOW” South Walton Visitors

Local Press

Alaqua Animal Refuge launches “#EveryoneNeedsABuddy” campaign

Local Press, News

Destin’s Guide to New Flights from Destin to New Orleans

Attractions, Fishing Tournament

19th annual Destin Cobia Tournament Starts March 1st

Local Press

Century 21 Fine Homes & Estates Blue Marlin raises $4,000 for Easter Seals during Affiliation Celebration

Local Press

Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation Announces Castello Banfi Vineyard as its 2016 International Honorary Vintner and Forman Vineyard as its 2016 Honorary Vintner Celebrated winemakers from around the globe will converge in South Walton for the ultimate wine weekend, April 29-May 1

Local Press

Hop Aboard SunQuest Cruises SOLARIS Easter Lunch Cruise in Sandestin Florida

Food Festival, News

Tickets to the Film Food Festival in South Walton Reduced Through March 1st

Food Festival, News

Emerald Coast Parrot Heads Chili Cook-Off

Accomodations

SAVE 20% off when you stay with Destin Gulfgate!

News

The Amazing Food at Marie’s Bistro

Charity Events, News

Charity Wine Dinner with Schug Winery

News

Mardi Gras Royalty Reigns Over Spirited Parade

News

Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation Announces the Annual Tasting of Champions on February 19th

Attractions, News

29th Annual Holiday on the Harbor Destin Boat Parade

Charity Events, News

Inaugural Holiday Harbor Hop announced to benefit Food For Thought Outreach

Food Festival, News, Wine Festival

25th Annual Seaside Seeing Red Wine Festival® Weekend Event Schedule

News

Give Your Family the Best Vacation Ever by Treating them to a Luxurious Experience at the Destin Gulfgate Resort

News

20th Annual Festival of the Arts

News

8th Annual Blues, Brews and BBQ!

Charity Events, News

“Eggs on the Beach” EggFest Barbecue Competition Raises $23,000 for The Fisher House of the Emerald Coast

Charity Events, News

InDyne Cook Team Wins Judges Award and People’s Choice Award at the Second Annual “Eggs On the Beach” BBQ Competition at Seascape Resort

News

Emerald Coast Theatre Company Stages Lip Sync Battle, Oct. 29

News

Bud & Alley’s Wins First Place and People’s Choice Award at First Annual Bloody Mary Festival

Attractions, News

SunQuest Cruises SOLARIS – Award-Winning Venue for All Occasions

Fishing Rodeo

67th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo Coming October 1st, 2015

Charity Events, News

Love All Tennis, A Food for Thought Benefit and Party

Charity Events, News

Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation Donates Record Breaking $2.3 Million to 15 Children’s Charities in Northwest Florida

News

The 37th annual Destin Seafood Festival returns to its home on the Destin Harbor Boardwalk

News

Bay Breeze Patio Announces Celebrity Guest, Ray Lampe (aka Dr. BBQ), to Attend the 2nd Annual Eggs on the Beach BBQ Competition, Sept. 26

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla.—August 26, 2015–Bay Breeze Patio is pleased to announce that Ray Lampe, better known as “Dr. BBQ”, will be the featured celebrity guest at the 2nd Annual Eggs on the Beach BBQ Competition coming to Seascape Resort on Sept. 26. Dr. BBQ, as he is affectionately known, is a chef, author, and a […]

News

The Market Shops Bloody Mary Festival

The Market Shops, located at the entrance to Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, will host the inaugural Bloody Mary Festival benefiting Sinfonia Gulf Coast on Saturday, September 19, 2015, from 12:00pm-3:00pm. Attendees will enjoy unlimited tastes of 15 of the Emerald Coast’s most creative and innovative Bloody Marys made and served by the finest restaurants and […]

Beer Festival, News

AJ’s Untapped: Craft Beer, Cocktail, and Music Fest

$15 Advanced • $20 at the Door…tickets can be purchased in our upstairs retail shop prior to the day of the event. Live Music by Bri Wehner Music and Tyler Denning Band For more info contact us at 850-837-1913

Beer Festival, Charity Events, News

DOWNLOAD the Official 2015 Destin Beer Festival App!

News, Video

Manta Ray Swimming on the Coast of Destin, Florida [VIDEO]

News

4th Annual – Paddle at the Porch – The Destin SUP Cup

Join us on Saturday, August 15, 2015, for the 4th Annual Paddle at the Porch – The Destin SUP Cup! Paddle at the Porch showcases the beautiful emerald green water and white sandy shores of Destin, Florida, behind one of its most loved restaurants, The Back Porch. This standup paddleboard event features a one-mile recreational […]

News

The 5th Annual Destin Beer Festival Returns on September 26th

The 5th Annual Destin Beer Festival is a highly anticipated event elevating the craft beer and spirits movement, highlighting local & national breweries alike, and attracting over 1,000 enthusiasts to the Destin area. Proceeds from the event benefit local 501(c)3 not-for-profit organizations. This year, a series of additional events will be held to make“Destin Beer Week”. 9/22 Colorado Beer Tap Takeover 9/23 Celebrity Brewer Tap Takeover 9/24 Gulfside Party & […]

Featured Business

Congratulations to the Team at Emerald Coast Wealth Advisors of Raymond James!

Congratulations to Brian Haugen and the team at Emerald Coast Wealth Advisors of Raymond James! Destin Shines recently delivered piping hot pizza to their office…courtesy of Mellow Mushroom Pizza of Destin! Emerald Coast Wealth Advisors’ mission is to provide clients with the knowledge and expertise they need to make educated financial decisions. To accomplish this, they […]

News

Peanut Butter Jam to benefit Food For Thought Outreach

On Friday, July 10, from 4-7pm, NatureWalk at Seagrove invites neighbors, friends, visitors and the local community to come join us for the “Peanut Butter Jam” benefit concert featuring the Forrest Williams Band to support Food For Thought. This Santa Rosa Beach-based charity helps nourish over 750 local students in need so education and not hunger can be their focus. Sponsored by Kolter Homes, the developer of NatureWalk, the event […]

News

Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation’s 20th Annual Festival Of The Arts

News, Wine Festival

SEASIDE® and Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation Announce the 25th Annual Seeing Red Wine Festival, Nov. 5-8

SEASIDE®, Fla.—July 1, 2015—Aged like a good Bordeaux, the Seeing Red Wine Festival is gearing up to celebrate its 25th anniversary, Nov. 5-8, 2015, in the award-winning town of Seaside, Fla. Produced in partnership with the Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation (DCWAF), the town of SEASIDE® presents the highly-anticipated, four-day event featuring some of the […]

News

Thanks and Congratulations to the Staff at Ward & Ketchersid Law Firm!