Rock Destin/Club LA
Glowrage performs at 7:30 p.m. March 8 at Rock Destin at Club La, 34876 Emerald Coast Parkway. All tickets are general admission and age 18 plus. Purchase tickets at rockdestin.com.
Spring Break Concert Series
HarborWalk Village hosts the Spring Break Concert Series from 2-5 p.m. March 8 with live music on the Village Stage with Gypsy Riot and March 15 with Continuum. Concerts are free and open to the public.
Texas Hold’ em
The third annual Texas Hold’ em Poker Shoot Out begins at 5 p.m. March 8 at Elks Lodge #1795 on Okaloosa Island. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life of the Emerald Coast. Top 10 finishers will be awarded prizes. Food provided and beverages available for purchase. Suggested donation is $30. Contact your favorite relay team for tickets.
“The Rat Pack is Back” presents a special performance at 7:30 p.m. March 8 on the mainstage at Mattie Kelly Arts Center in Niceville to benefit the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra. Tickets are $35 and available at 729-6000 or www.mattiekellyartscenter.org.
Tequila and Taco Fest
Purchase a tasting armband for $10 and enjoy tequilas and specialty tacos from all participating restaurants at HarborWalk Village from 1-5 p.m. March 8. After party at Crab Island Cantina will have reserve tequilas, live entertainment and more. Proceeds benefit The Salvation Army.
Harbor Docks concerts
Music begins at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Ladies’ Nite, followed by the main act at 9 p.m., and at 8:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at the Big Deck at Harbor Docks Restaurant, 538 Harbor Blvd. in Destin. Performers include Stereo Reform March 8; Chris Alvarado and Boukou Groove March 13; Mojo Rising March 14; and El Dub March 15.
American Legion Post 296, 311 Main Street in Destin, sells pizza and hotdogs from 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 837-3818. Events include Fish Fry from 2-6 p.m. March 8 with Bone Dry in the Ballroom from 4-7 p.m.; Smoke free bingo at 6 p.m. March 10; Karaoke with Brandy from 7:30-11:30 p.m. March 14; and a St. Patrick’s Day Corn Beef Dinner, 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 14.
Final night for Crab Island Cantina’s “So You Think You’re Funny,” a comedy competition, at 6 p.m. March 9. Call 321-230-0487.
Wednesday Night Concert Series
Biscuit Miller & The Mix performs at a free concert from 7-9 p.m. March 12 in the Events Plaza at The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin. Call 267-8186.
The Arts & Design Society’s 22nd Juried Southeast Regional and Heather Mitchell, the 2013 Best-in-Show winner, will be honored with a solo exhibition in the Holzhauer Gallery from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. through March 14 at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center in Niceville.
Sound of Music
Stage Crafters Community Theatre’s production of “The Sound of Music” begins at 7:30 p.m. March 14, 15 and 21-22 and 2 p.m. March 16 and 23 in the Fort Walton Beach Civic Auditorium.Tickets are $20 at the door or call 243-7378. Tickets for children and students are $10 at the door.
Irish Street Fest
Wee ones can enjoy Irish music, dance and games all day March 15 at the Sixth Annual Irish Street Fest at HarborWalk Village. After dark, visit each venue for live music and games at the Grogg March. Get Pub Passport stamped at all venues and enter for a grand giveaway.