1. Destin Cobia Tournament
The 21st annual Destin Cobia Tournament presented by HarborWalk Marina attracts hundreds of anglers competing to catch delicious cobia. The tournament begins March 1, or when the first cobia is caught, and ends on April 30.
2. Casino Royale
A night of casino fun to benefit Opportunity Place is planned on March 2 at the new ZT Motors Toyota Showroom on Beal Parkway in Fort Walton Beach. More than a dozen games and tables will include poker, blackjack, craps, roulette and other games. The $35 entrance fee includes $750 worth of gambling chips, appetizers and a chance to win a two-night Imperial Palace package and New Orleans Saints tickets for two, a week at a bed and breakfast in the French countryside and cash prizes. Purchase tickets at www.opifwb.org.
3. Wednesday Night Concert Series
Bring your chairs and blankets and enjoy a free concert under the stars with Mose Wilson & The Delta Twang at 7 p.m. March 7 in the Events Plaza in Baytowne Wharf. Mose Wilson, previously of Hotel Oscar, has started a new group, a band with a sound that meets somewhere in between New Orleans Blues and Nashville Honky Tonk.