1. Baytowne Beer Festival
Roll out the barrel and discover unique suds and ales at the 11th annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival at the Village of Baytowne Wharf. Hours are 6-8 p.m. Oct. 12 with local beer tastings and music by the Forrest Williams Band. VIP event from 1-2 p.m. Oct. 13 at Marlin Grill features exclusive beer tastings and food. The main event, the Craft Beer Tasting, is from 2-6 p.m. Oct. 13 in the Events Plaza at Baytowne Wharf with live music by The Modern Eldorados from 2-4 p.m. and Gold & Motion from 4-6 p.m. Purchase tickets at baytowne.xorbia.com/ or visit www.baytownewharfbeerfestival.com.
2. Rockin' on the Lawn
The charity music festival Rockin’ on the Lawn will be held from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village, 4323 Commons Drive W in Destin. The event, benefiting the non-profit inclusion school South Walton Academy, will feature the Luke Langford Band, Atlas Lost, Catalyst, and more. Enjoy music, bounce houses, face painting, food and beverages. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and pack a cooler. No pets or drones allowed. Tickets are $12.24 to $22.49 at www.eventbrite.com.
3. Fish the Days, Rock the Nights
Watch the winning catches of the 70th annual Destin Fishing Rodeo hit the docks for daily weigh-ins then Rock the Docks all night long with Luke Langford on the main stage at HarborWalk Village at 7 p.m. Oct. 13. Fireworks begin over the Destin harbor at 9 p.m. Free admission.