July 4th week is probably the busiest week in Destin. Guests plan their stay a year in advance and vacancies are hard to find after January. Destin honors our great country with plenty of Independence Day Events for the entire family. You’ll have plenty of firework shows, special July 4th themed events along with all things Destin. July 4 week usually begins summer sales at Destin Commons and Silver Sands Outlets for the shopper of the family.
Listed below are just a few of the activities you will have to choose from:
City of Destin- Independence Day Celebration & Bike Parade
Date: July 2, 2019
Time: 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM CDT
The City of Destin will be hosting a Family Independence Day Celebration & Bike parade for children 14 & under. The event will take place at Morgan’s Sport Center on Tuesday, July 2nd at 4:30 p.m. ( bike parade at 5:30 p.m.), with registration beginning at 4:45 p.m. The event is free to the public. Come show off your decorated bike, scooter, or wagon. Awards will be given for different categories in each age division. Spectators are welcome and refreshments will be available to all participants. For more information, please call 850-654-5184.
Stars & Stripes Celebration at Aj’s on the Bayou!
Date: July 3, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM CDT
Aj’s on the Bayou will have something for the whole family! The kids will have a blast enjoying the bounce houses, stilt walkers and face painting! Black Eyed Blonde will have everyone dancing from 6pm until 10pm. Enjoy ice cold beer and tasty BBQ all evening! Families can then enjoy the fantastic fireworks show at 9pm! It will be a great time that YOU don’t want to miss!
This event is FREE to attend! Come celebrate on Wednesday, July 3rd at Aj’s on the Bayou located at 200 Eglin Parkway NE in Fort Walton Beach.
Aj’s on the Bayou
200 Eglin Parkway NE
Fort Walton Beach
Wednesday, July 3rd
6pm until 10pm
Red White & Baytowne
Date: July 4, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CDT
Join us this 4th of July for our Red, White, and Baytowne celebration! Beginning at 6pm enjoy lawn games, inflatables, kids crafts, and face painting. Then enjoy LIVE music on the Events Plaza Stage at 7pm, followed by a fireworks display that will light up the night sky at 9:15pm.
The Village of Baytowne Wharf
9100 Baytowne Blvd. #120
Miramar Beach, FL 32550
City of Destin 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS
Date: July 4, 2019
Time: 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM CDT
In honor of Independence Day, the City of Destin and its sponsors are hosting the 33rd Annual Independence Day Fireworks Show. The fireworks show can be seen over the East Pass and will begin at 9 pm on Thursday, July 4th. Tune in to Z96 (96.5 FM) for the simulcast music. In the event of inclement weather the fireworks show will take place on Friday, July 5th at 9 pm.