Wednesday, September 14, 2022 / by Cj Hays
Chef's Table Wine Dinner is Sept. 14
Chef Michael Sichel of Soleil in Destin is preparing to host his second Chef's Table Wine Dinner focused on wines from France's Loire Valley on Sept. 14 at 6 p.m.
Guests will arrive and be seated at the chef's table for a four course dinner, each course paired with a wine from the Loire Valley. Chef will walk guests through each course, describing the wines and why they were chosen to pair with the dish.
With the backdrop of the Gulf of Mexico, wine dinner attendees will experience an evening of fine wine and food. Reservations are limited and can only be made by calling Soleil at (850) 353-2867. Price is $159 per person, including four courses and wine with each course.
Wiggin' Out For A Cause
The Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center (ECCAC) presents their 6th Annual Wiggin’ Out For A Cause event presented by Great American RV Superstores on Thursday, Sept. 22, from 6 to 10 p.m. in the Shoreline Church Even. ...
Thursday, September 8, 2022 / by Cj Hays
A jewel along Florida’s Emerald Coast, Destin is known for sugar white beaches, emerald green water, golf courses, world famous fishing and variety of shopping venues.
Destin is known as “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village” and provides a variety of fishing, attractions and entertainment at the Destin Harbor. Destin is home to a variety of festivals and events throughout the year. Some of the most popular are the Destin Fishing Rodeo and the Destin Seafood Festival.
Destin provides a variety of premier condominiums and vacation homes for your visit to the Emerald Coast. Two popular Destin golf resorts are Regatta Bay Golf and Country Club and Kelly Plantation Golf Club. Each resort offers excellent amenities and real estate ranging from undeveloped lots to luxury homes.
The popular Henderson Park Inn is Destin’s only beach front bed and breakfast and overlooks more than a mile of the most pristine, undeveloped white sandy beaches. This luxurious all-i ...
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 / by Cj Hays
Areas along the Destin harbor will be getting a structural facelift. Hurricane strength decking and boardwalk will be installed at Heron Harbor near the Destin Yacht Club on Harbor Boulevard.
The project will cost the city $477,847.95. Council members passed the motion to pay the bill with the consent agenda Monday, Aug. 15.
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Crews will remove the 2×10 boarding and replace the decking with pressure-treated 2X10s with stainless steel hurricane clips and nails. 2X6 wear boards will be installed along the boardwalk as well with stainless steel screws.
Improvements made by Anderson/Gore homes will begin shortly. The city has already installed similar hardware and boardwalk pieces at beach parks and bay areas. A contract with Anderon/Gore for boardwalk repairs is dated from 2022 to 2025.
Funds for the improvement are made available with the Tourism Development Council tax 2022 budget.
Thursday, March 24, 2016 / by Jennifer Wilson
We are so excited to welcome Spring to the Emerald Coast. The weather is warming up and just in time for our Spring Break visitors. The beautiful thing about living in Northwest Florida is that we have the ability to comfortably spend time outdoors all year around. In fact, many of our charitable fundraisers such as walk-a-thons and marathons are held during our winter months. Just last month, our Listing Specialist, Amanda Abbott, entered into the 4th Annual Seaside School Half Marathon & 5K Run the weekend of February 26th-28th. The purpose of this event, hosted by Vera Bradley (who gave amazing gifts to each runner), was to raise money for the Seaside Neighborhood School and the Seacoast Collegiate High School. Just like any other school around, these Seaside Charter Schools experience funding cuts year after year. Fundraising events, as in the case of the Seaside Half Marathon, allow these schools to provide elective classes in gardening, music, art, technology, dance, yearbo. ...