Even though Santa Rosa Beach might still feel like summer going into October, this low-key artists’ hub has its fair share of Fall festivities to kick off the new season.
If you’re looking for things to do in Santa Rosa Beach this fall, we’ve put together a quick list of fun activities, outings, and sites to experience when you’re here. With temperatures still well into the 70’s and 80’s, you won’t even have to bundle up to enjoy these events.
30A BBQ Festival October 11, 2019
Hosted by the 30A Half Marathon, we’re kicking off the marathon and 5K weekend with beer, food, and live music from the Heritage Band at Gulf Place. You’ll get to enjoy some delicious BBQ dishes from some of the best local chefs and restaurants, and if beer isn’t your style, you can head to their wine tent for great, local wines!
Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival & VIP Party Oct 11 – 12, 2019
The Slick Lips Seafood & Oyster House is hosting the #1 beer festival on the Emerald Coast! Enjoy exclusive beer tastings and food during their Saturday VIP, and enjoy American specialty beers from around the country to sample and savor all weekend for all participants.
Flutterby Arts Festival Oct 19 – Oct 20, 2019
Benefitting the Cultural Arts Alliance’s “Art For All” program, the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County is celebrating its 26th year of the migration of the Monarch butterfly through our area with a two-day event full of art activities, live music, theatre, dance performances, art exhibits, a butterfly parade, and more.
2019 Harvest Wine & Food Festival Oct 24 – Oct 26, 2019
Revel in finely-crafted food and wine at the Cerulean Park for a weekend full of exciting flavors and music hosted by the Destin Charity Wine Auction to benefit children in need. The event will feature three days of celebrity chef provisions, rare vintage wine tastings, and fascinating wine presentations.
Explore The Outdoors Festival October 19, 2019
Enjoy a family-friendly outdoor event at the beautiful waterfront location of Live Oak Landing Outdoor Destination. Kids are invited to engage in the wonders of exploring nature and will get to have fun with a variety of outdoor activities such as fishing, kayaking, wildlife learning, archery, interactive educational exhibits, giveaways, and much more!
This is a FREE event for all ages!
Phantom of the Gulf Halloween Party October 26, 2019
The Beach House Restaurant is hosting their very first Phantom of the Gulf Halloween party on its pool deck this year!
Come dressed up and get ready to have a night full of great food, music, and company. A portion of the proceeds goes to local San Destin charities.
9th Annual Duck Regatta October 19, 2019
Adopt a duck at this family-friendly event for a chance to win $5,000! This unique event features a scavenger hunt, face painting, kids activities, free carousel rides, and a duck race.
For more information on what Santa Rosa Beach has to offer, check out the contact page and let’s talk about your future home.