1. Let Freedom Ring/All-American Tribute
Celebrate Americana and the heritage of the Destin harbor all summer long beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday. The all-American celebration includes a one-of-a-kind WWII Vintage Airshow, live on-stage entertainment at 7 p.m. with the Modern Eldorados, and fireworks over the Destin harbor at 9 p.m., followed by Just Add Fire, a unique fire spinning performance. There will be Americana music videos on the Main Stage until midnight.
2. Theatre Thursdays
Emerald Coast Theatre Company presents a fun-for-all-ages adaptation of a William Shakespeare play from 8-9 p.m. every Thursday in Grand Park in Sandestin. Abrakadoodle offers a pre-show children’s activities at 7 p.m. Bring your own chair or blanket.
3. Baytowne Wharf
In addition to free concerts and movies, Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin offers free events on other nights in the Events Plaza. Hydro Flight Monday features fly-board extraordinaire Ben Merrell at 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Boomin’ Tuesday has lawn games and inflatables from 7-9:15 p.m. followed by fireworks over the lagoon. Magical Thursday with pirate Captain Davy begins at 7 and 8 p.m.