Arts and Entertainment July 5 - 12

Staff Writer
The Destin Log
Strung Like A Horse — An alternative bluegrass band from Chattanooga, Tenn., Strung Like A Horse will perform a mix of bluegrass, rock and Americana at 9 p.m. July 12 at Funky Blues Shack, 707 Harbor Blvd. in Destin. Must be 21. Tickets are $5-$10.

Enjoy an open air free concert with Gypsy Riot from 7-9 p.m. July 5 on the main stage at HarborWalk Village, with live music at seven venues, clubs and restaurants during the evening. Concerts are held every Saturday during the summer.

Dinner theater

Act4Murder and Crab Island Cantina present “Podunk Pandemonium” at 7:30 p.m. July 6 at 2 Harbor Blvd. #100. Seating at 7 p.m. Price is $49.95/adults and $24.95/kids 10 and under, all inclusive. Call 862-2885 for reservations.


Act4Murder will perform “Revenge at the Reunion” at 7:30 p.m. July 8 at Angler’s Beachside Grill on Okaloosa Island. Price is $50/adults, $25/kids 10 and under, all inclusive. Seating begins at 7 p.m. For reservations call 862-2885 or visit  www.act4murder.com.

Fat Tuesday Parade

HarborWalk Village becomes “The Big Easy” from 6-10 p.m. every Tuesday with floats, beads and lots of swag, a performance by the Village Brass Band on the main stage, and a fire dancing show. Event is free.

Tuesday Night Movies

The Lighthouse Amphitheater at Shoreline Village in Destin hosts free family movies on Tuesday nights. Bring blankets and chairs. Food, drinks and snacks, even hamburgers wine and beer can be bought before and during the movie just like any other theater. No outside food or drink allowed. For movie information and showtimes call 275-9609.

Wednesday Night Concert Series

A free concert with Denton Hatcher from 7-9 p.m. July 9 in the Events Plaza at The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Call 267-8186.

Red, White and Blue Celebration

The Red, White and Blue Celebration at HarborWalk Village, a weekly honoring of a local hero, is held from 6-10 p.m. Thursdays. Enjoy live entertainment, free kid’s crafts and face painting, a WWII replica flyover and fireworks over the harbor at 9 p.m.