Easter is a time of joy, hope, and renewal, and there's no better place to celebrate than in the beautiful city of Destin. Located on Florida's emerald coast, Destin offers stunning beaches, fantastic restaurants, and plenty of family-friendly activities, making it the perfect destination for an Easter getaway. Whether you're looking to attend an Easter service, participate in an egg hunt, or simply relax and enjoy the sunshine, Destin has something for everyone. Join us as we explore the best ways to celebrate Easter in Destin and make unforgettable memories with your loved ones.
If you’re looking for some fun and exciting events to attend for the Easter weekend, the best place to check is our events page on our website here. We also compiled a list of some fun ideas below that we recommend for your Easter weekend!
Easter Egg Hunts: Many local parks and venues host Easter egg hunts for children and families, such as the Easter Eggstravaganza at The Village of Baytowne Wharf, which offers egg hunts, face painting, and more.
Brunch: Celebrate Easter with a delicious brunch at one of Destin's many waterfront restaurants, like the Beach Walk Cafe or the Harbor Docks.
Beach Day: Take advantage of Destin's beautiful beaches and spend the day soaking up the sun, building sandcastles, and playing in the surf.
Fishing: Destin is known as the "world's luckiest fishing village," so why not try your luck with a fishing excursion on Easter weekend?
Shopping: Explore Destin's unique boutiques and souvenir shops, like the Destin Commons or Silver Sands Premium Outlets.
Golfing: If you're a golfer, Destin offers many top-notch golf courses to choose from, such as the Kelly Plantation Golf Club or the Regatta Bay Golf and Country Club.
There are also Easter services going on around the area this weekend too! It’s best to check with local churches or event organizers to confirm. However, Some churches and organizations in the area may host outdoor Easter services on the beach or near the water. You could also consider attending a sunrise service on the beach, a popular Easter tradition in many coastal communities. Some of the services happening in the area,
Destin United Methodist
● 6 AM Beach Service, Henderson State Park.
● 7:30 AM Beach Service, The Crab Trap in Destin
● Destin United Methodist FB page
Hope Lutheran Church
● Easter Sunday Sunrise Services at 6:30 and 8 a.m. on the beach at Ed Walline Park on County Road 30A.
Spending Easter in Destin is a wonderful way to celebrate the holiday and create lasting memories. From the beautiful beaches and delicious restaurants to the fun-filled events and family-friendly activities, there's something for everyone in this vibrant and welcoming city. Destin has it all if you seek spiritual reflection, outdoor adventure, or a chance to unwind and relax. So start planning your Easter weekend and discover all this amazing destination has to offer. Happy Easter!