1. Vets Day 5K Run/Walk
The fifth annual Veterans Day Race in Destin will be held at 8 a.m. Nov. 10 starting at the American Legion, 311 Main Street. Check in 6:30-7:45 a.m. After party at the Legion with food provided. Proceeds go to Team RWB, Building Homes for Heroes, and Main Street Community Garden. Kids, wheelchairs, strollers and leashed dogs are welcome. Cost $30/advance; $35/day of event. register and more info at www.active.com/running.
Touch-A-Truck, benefiting the Junior League of the Emerald Coast, will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 10 at Destin Commons. Family fun includes letting the little ones explore their favorite trucks — and more. The event begins with a horn-free hour at 10 a.m. for children with special needs or sensitive hearing. Entry is $2/person or $5/family. Birthday parties available at www.jlec.org.
3. Tribute Weekend
Enjoy live music from four tribute bands the weekend of Nov. 10-11 at The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Grab your blankets and lawn chairs and meet up on the events plaza lawn for a jam-packed weekend of incredible music and talent. From 4-6 p.m. Nov. 10, 52nd Street and Captain Fantastic take the stage, followed by Ultimate Aldean from 7-9 p.m. Sunday from 2-4 p.m. Departure takes over followed by Back to Avalon from 5-7 p.m.