Area codes are 850 unless noted.
DESTIN – The Destin History & Fishing Museum will host its annual Old Fashioned Fish Fry fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 15 at Harry T's Lighthouse at HarborWalk Village. The proceeds from this event benefit the restoration of the historic Primrose vessel.
Tickets are available in advance at the museum for $13, and can also be purchased the day of the event for $15. Tickets for children ages 12 or under are $5. Call 837-6611.
FORT WALTON BEACH - Stage Crafters presents Skyscraper, a story of life, love, friendship, and chance encounters by Pulitzer-prize-winning playwright David Auburn, at 7:30 p.m. June 15 and 2 p.m. June 16 at the Fort Walton Beach Civic Auditorium. Tickets are $15 and are available at P.S. Gifts in Fort Walton Beach, Bayou Books in Niceville, or at www.stagecrafters.com. Discounted student tickets are also available at the door.
Rock the Docks LIVE
DESTIN - Rock the Docks LIVE with a free public concert at 7 p.m. Saturdays beginning at HarborWalk Village. Audience members can join house band Déjà Vu and sing with full lights and sound show.
Father’s Day cruise
SANDESTIN - Cruising from Sandestin’s Baytowne Marina, SunQuest Cruises offers a freshly prepared chef’s meal and entertainment from 1-3 p.m. June 16. Boarding begins at 12:15 p.m. Adults $55, children 3 – 10, $25 and infants under 3, $15. Seating is limited. Call 650-2519.
DESTIN - Come to HarborWalk Village at 6 p.m. June 16, 23, 30 and July 7, 21, and 28 to see "Pirate Pete and the Case of the Missing Fisherman," an interactive children's show that searches the area for Fisherman Fred. Be prepared to sing, dance, and be silly. You might even get picked to be part of the crew of Pirate Pete's ship.
DESTIN – Every Tuesday during the summer from 6-10 p.m. HarborWalk Village transforms into "The Big Easy" with floats, beads, the Village Brass Band, stilt walkers, jugglers and lots of excitement during the parade through the Village.
DESTIN - American Legion Post 296, 311 Main Street, will hold the following events. Call 937-3818.
• June 16: Fathers Day Breakfast, 8:15-11:15 a.m. Cost $6.
• June 21, 28: Karaoke with Brandy, 7:30-11:30 p.m.
NICEVILLE - Michael Aurbach’s Secrecy Series and New Work from Denise Choppin will be on exhibit through July 19 at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries at NWFSC. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 90 minutes prior to most performances. Call 729-6044.
Wednesday Night Concert Series
SANDESTIN – The Village of Baytowne Wharf presents Rick Estrin & the Nightcats from 7-9 p.m. June 19 in the Events Plaza. Call 267-8186.
• June 26: Cumberland Collective
• July 3: Dread Clampitt
• July 10: Forrest Williams
• July 17: Rusty Yates Bandf
• July 24: Fuzion Band
• July 31: TBD
Concerts in the Village
DESTIN - The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation’s 18th Annual Concerts in the Village presents Heritage at 7 p.m. June 20 at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village Dugas Pavilion. Admission is $8/adult and children under 12 and MKAF members are free. Call 650-2226.
Scheduled performers include:
• June 27: Alter Eagles, Tribute Band to The Eagles
• July 3: David Seering, American Patriotic Tribute
Americana Under the Stars
SANTA ROSA BEACH - Kelly Hundley performs at 6 p.m. June 20 at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park for the concert series, Americana Under the Stars.
• June 27: Jackson Creek/ Dunn Deal
• July 4: Lucky Mud
• July 11: Brian Smalley
Red, White and Blue Celebration
DESTIN – The Red, White, and Blue Celebration, honoring a local hero who goes above and beyond to better their community, will be held from 6-8 p.m. every Thursday at HarborWalk Village. Enjoy live entertainment, free kid’s crafts and face painting, a WWII replica flyover and fireworks over the harbor. Call 424-0600.
OKALOOSA ISLAND- The Moos Bros. perform at 7 p.m. June 22 at the Elks Lodge to benefit Horizons. Cash bar. Tickets are $20/adance and $25/door. Call 863-1530, ext. 226.
HendersonBeach State Parkhosts the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge staff and animal ambassadors from 11:30 a.m. to noon July 11 and Aug.15. Bring a camera for photo opportunities. Program included in the park admission fee. Call 837-7550.
PENSACOLA BEACH - The 2013 Pensacola Beach Air Show will be held from 1-3 p.m. July 12 and 13 with some of the best aviation performers in the country. A free concert featuring The Tams follows the show at 7 p.m. July 13 at Casino Beach Gulfside Pavilion.
NICEVILLE - Northwest Florida State College presents Les Misérables July 17-20 and 25-27 at the college’s Mattie Kelly Arts Center featuring a cast of talented regional actors. Tickets are $25/adults and $20/youth ages 18 and younger and may be purchased in-person, by phone at 729-6000 or at www.mattiekellyartscenter.org.