Here is an updated list of upcoming Fourth of July Events around the Destin, FL area for 2019
This will be updated as changes are made.
Celebrate Independence Day at Destin Commons with a bang on July 3rd, for the 9th Annual Smoke on the Coast BBQ and Fireworks Festival! Starting at 5 p.m. family entertainment and live music will kick off the day. At 5:30 p.m. BBQ aficionados can enjoy $1 samples from 18 area restaurants and BBQ groups and vote for their favorite as People's Choice winners with over $85,000 in donations benefiting local charities. Stop by for family fun activities including an Independence Day firework extravaganza!
Live music by:
- Forrest Williams Band from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
- Heritage Band from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
For more information, visit www.DestinCommons.com
Fourth of July Celebration Harborwalk Village
Come celebrate Independence Day on the Destin Harbor with Live Music and Fireworks!Eli Hannon and The Manly Hero 7:00-9:00pm
For more information visit www.HarborwalkVillage.com
Sandestin/ Baytowne Wharf
July 4, 2019 Starting at 6 p.m.
Sandestin Baytowne Wharf For more information, visit www.baytownewharf.com
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.
8am: South Walton 4th of July Parade that passes through Seaside, Florida
Be sure to attend the annual July 4th parade that begins in Seagrove and culminates in Seaside. Line up early along Scenic Highway 30A and be prepared for laughs and lots of loot! Locals and generations of Seaside families help make the parade an event that is cherished. Parade starts at 8am. After the parade, stick around for the awards presentation, face painting and other fun with 30A Radio. It’s the perfect way to kick off your Independence Day!
7:00pm: Seaside Pops Concert
Seaside, FL is proud to welcome the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra to the Amphitheater stage for a July 4 pops concert under the stars! Enjoy some of your favorite patriotic songs, along with familiar melodies from some of the biggest films in history. The lawn fills up quickly, so bring your blankets out early to secure your spot.
9:00pm: Seaside Fireworks Spectacular
End the holiday with Seaside’s spectacular fireworks finale over the Gulf of Mexico. Get the best seats from either the Seaside Amphitheater or anywhere along the beach in Seaside.
For more information, visit www.seasidefl.com/events
Rosemary Beach 4th of July Celebration
July 4th 7:30am - 9pm
North Barrett Square & Western Green
Start bright and early with our Bike Decoration Contest & Breakfast (7:30 AM) followed by the Bike Parade throughout the Town Center (8:30 AM).
Enjoy an old-fashioned family field day o n Western Green with sack races, water balloon toss, games, prizes and more (9:00 AM).
Rock to the sounds of the decades with our band The” Like” Total Hep Cats (6 PM to 8:45 PM).
Finally enjoy a star spangled fireworks display from the beach! (9:00 PM)
Blankets & Lawn Chairs Welcome.
For more information visit www.RosemaryBeach.com
Fort Walton Beach
4th of July Celebration at the Landing
Admission is FREE and you are invited to a full evening of waterfront Independence Day celebration featuring musical entertainment, kids’ activities, and a spectacular fireworks show!
-Free Kids Zone area featuring bounce houses, inflatable slides, games, and dunking booth -Concessions available for purchase, plus vendor displays and exhibitor booths.
PLUS: Love the event but not the parking? EC Rider’s got you covered with $1 Park & Ride Trolley service! The trolleys will be running continuously between the Landing and our two designated stops from 4 to 10 p.m.: FWB City Hall and Uptown Station.
($1 per person per direction. Drivers do not carry change, so please bring exact amount.)
Contact the City of FWB Recreation Department at (850) 833-9576 for more information. We’ll see you at the Landing!
Schedule of Events:
4 p.m. Shenanigans
Local talent takes the stage to start the show!
5 p.m. Opening Ceremony & Welcome
Join Mayor Dick Rynearson, the Fort Walton Beach Police Department Honor Guard, and Reid Soria of Autism Sings for the National Anthem
5- 6 p.m. Book and print signing with American Hero Lt. Col. Richard E. Cole, the last surviving Doolittle Raider
6:30 p.m. I’magene (formerly Continuum)
Celebrate the evening with the local area’s band in demand!
8:45 p.m. FIREWORKS!
This event is open to the public and admission is free. Concessions will be available for purchase. For more information on the 4th of July Celebration, contact the FWB Recreation Department at (850) 833-9575
The 2018 Niceville fireworks will be launched over Boggy Bayou from Niceville’s custom-made barge anchored in the bayou between Lincoln Park in Valparaiso and Lions Park in Niceville.
Fireworks will light up the skies in Niceville over Boggy Bayou on the evening of July 4, 2018 in celebration of America’s Independence Day. The annual Niceville fireworks show is traditionally the most popular Fourth of July display in the area.
The 2018 Niceville fireworks will be launched over Boggy Bayou from Niceville’s custom-made barge anchored in the bayou between Lincoln Park in Valparaiso and Lions Park in Niceville. The fireworks begin shortly after dark; typically about 8:45 p.m. It is best to arrive early to avoid traffic.
For more information visit www.nicevillechamber.com
God Bless America!
Have a Safe & Happy 4th of July!