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4th of July in Destin - Things to Do

Do you know how you are celebrating the Fourth of July? If you will be in Destin this Independence Day, we put together a list of fun and family-friendly events going on in the area. Celebrate our freedoms in Destin for one of the best holidays of the year! 

Destin 4th of July Sunset & Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Sail away on the Solaris Yacht for the fourth! Enjoy fine dining, entertainment and a beautiful sunset. The best part will include a fireworks show at the end of the evening! For pricing and reservations head to 

City of Fort Walton Beach July 4th Celebration at the Landing

The city of Fort Walton is putting together quite the bash for Independence Day! The event is free to the public and includes kid activities, live music, and a firework show.

Festivities kick off at 5 p.m. with live music from Miles Flatt and will continue until the firework show over Santa Rosa Sound at 8:45 p.m. A “Kid Zone” will include bounce houses and games. Concessions will be available for purchase throughout the evening as well! Learn more about the event on their website. 

July 4th at Shunk Gulley 

Come on out to the Shunk Gulley Oyster Bar for a fun night on the 4th! Enjoy live music, food, and drink specials! Can it get any better than that? For more information, head over to their Facebook event page. 

4th of July Extravaganza at Boshamps

Head over to Boshamps Oyster House for your Fourth of July fun! Boshamps will be providing waterfront entertainment from 6-9pm followed by fireworks. Head over to the Facebook event page for more information. 


We wish you and your family a Fourth of July filled with fun! Stay safe and enjoy the Florida sunshine. Don’t forget to tag in your Fourth of July activities!