The Destin Community Center and the Emerald Coast Knights basketball team are sponsoring an appreciation day for the Boys & Girls Club of the Emerald Coast and the Emerald Coast YMCA at 7 p.m., Feb. 14 with free admission to the Emerald Coast Knights’ basketball game.

Any child wearing a Boys & Girls Club or YMCA shirt to the Knights’ home game at the Community Center on Feb. 14 at 7 p.m. will receive free admission. Staff members wearing organization shirts will receive free admission.

In addition, to honor Valentine’s Day, moms and children who eat at one of the Knights’ sponsors the day of Feb. 14 can bring their receipt to the game and receive free admission — dad has to pay.

Emerald Coast Knights restaurant sponsors include: Burger King, Chick-fil-A, Dodge’s, Golden Corral, Pizza Hut, Rotolo’s Pizzeria, Wing Stop and Zoe’s Kitchen.

The Emerald Coast Knights is a semi-professional basketball team and member of the American Basketball League. The team has partnered with the Destin Community Center and is playing all home games there this season.