1. Harvest Wine & Food Festival
Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation presents the second annual Harvest Wine & Food Festival Oct. 25-27 at WaterColor. The team at DCWAF is breaking from tradition to raise funds in support of the Florida Disaster Fund via a virtual paddle raise available throughout the festival through DCWAF's official mobile bidding platform, Give Smart. Bidders do not need to have a ticket to the festival to participate in the virtual paddle raise or the silent auction. Registration is available at HWFF.givesmart.com. For more information about the events, times and tickets, visit www.dwaf.org.
2. The Track
The Track in Destin will host its eighth annual Fight the Fight, Find a Cure fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 27. Guests can enjoy Track activities while supporting the Women's Health Services Fund at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast. Cost is $15/person for an unlimited park pass and $10/person for unlimited Kids Country and golf-only pass. Passes are cash-only. Hot dogs, drinks and homemade baked goods will be available for purchase. Call 654-4668.
3. Festival of the Arts
Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation's Festival of the Arts will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 27-28 at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village on Commons Drive in Destin. Art exhibits, live music, local food, kids arts and crafts, meet-the-artist and art for sale will be featured. Enjoy the beer garden and Cuisine on the Green. Admission is $5/adults with MKAF members and children 12 and under free. Free parking at Grace Lutheran Church or take the art shuttle from Emerald Coast Centre.