1. Winter Concerts at Market Shops

The Market Shops at Sandestin presents the Winter Concert Series on the lawn with Boukou Groove from 1-3 p.m. Jan. 6. Bring chairs and blankets. In the event of rainy weather, the concert will be relocated to the covered patio outside of Bijoux at The Market Shops.

2. DES Spirit Nights

LuLu’s in Destin will host Spirit Night for Destin Elementary from 5-8 p.m. Jan. 8 (the second Monday of each month through April). Ten percent of food and drink sales will be donated to the Destin Elementary PTO. LuLu's is at the foot of the Mid-Bay Bridge.

3. Looking Back at Destin’s History

The Destin Library will host a presentation, "Miramar Beach was once SHOALS, FLORIDA," from 5:30-7 p.m. Jan. 9 at the Library on Sibert Avenue. Destin historian Hank Klein tells the story of a town that once was where Miramar Beach is situated today. Klein will speak about the history of Shoals, its long lost cemetery and who actually named the area we know today as Miramar Beach. Seats will be limited for this presentation and interested individuals are encouraged arrive early for this program.