The Emerald Coast has been a top vacation destination for many years and continues to attract visitors year round. With clear blue-green water and soft sugar white sand, the Gulf is the perfect place to get away from it all. Destin also offers championship golf, award-winning restaurants, premier shopping centers, and endless activities for the whole family. From go-karts and jet skis to IMAX theatres and a water park, kids will want to come back every summer. Throughout the year, locals and visitors can enjoy a number of special events including fun parades and festivals. Check out upcoming events so you don’t miss anything!