Area codes are 850 unless noted.

Harbor Docks Entertainment

DESTIN - Harbor Docks presents Free Monica entertainment at 8:30 p.m. Aug. 3 at 538 Harbor Blvd. Call 837-2506.

Rock the Docks LIVE

DESTIN - Rock the Docks LIVE with a free public concert at 7 p.m. Saturdays at HarborWalk Village. Audience members can join house band Déjà Vu and sing with full lights and sound show.

Wednesday Night Concert Series

SANDESTIN – The Village of Baytowne Wharf presents Mason Jar from 7-9 p.m. Aug. 7 in the Events Plaza. Call 267-8186.

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.

Star Gazing by the Shore

DESTIN - Volunteers from the Northwest Florida Astronomy Association will set up telescopes for public viewing of the night sky from 5:30-10 p.m. Aug. 9 at Henderson Beach State Park. Also, prior to sunset, the telescopes will be equipped for safe viewing of the sun. The park will close at sunset.  All those attending the star gaze should arrive prior to sunset. Call park for sunset time. Program Include In park admission fee. Call 837-7550.

ADSO Instructors’ Show

FORT WALTON BEACH- An opening reception for the Arts and Design Society's "ADSO Instructors' Show" will be held from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 9 at the gallery, 17 First Street, SE. This exhibit showcases the work of ADSO instructors and runs Aug. 6-Sept. 6.

Football Tailgate Kickoff

DESTIN - Wear team colors and help kickoff the 2013 football season at the Destin Area Chamber of Commerce’s Football Tailgate Kickoff & Celebrity Board Waiter Lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 13 at Bonefish Grill, 4447 E. Commons Drive. The most spirited individual will win a $50 gift certificate to End Zone Apparel and most spirited group or office will win a $50 gift certificate to Bonefish Grill. Chamber Board members will serve as waiters and as competition judges. Cost for the lunch is $20/members and $30/non-members. Register by 3 p.m. Aug. 9 at www/