Arts and Entertainment Oct. 1 - 8

Staff Writer
The Destin Log
A+ Art show/sal — An artist reception for the A+ Art “One Size Fits All” show and sale will be held from 5-7 p.m. Oct. 3 at Northwest Florida State College, South Walton Center, 109 Greenway Trail in Santa Rosa Beach. This second annual show, set to run from Oct. 3 through Dec. 8, is comprised of more than a hundred 10-inch by 10-inch wood panels, featuring the fine and funky work of more than 50 local artists.

Wednesday Night Concert Series

Enjoy a free concert from 7-9 p.m. Oct. 1 in the Events Plaza at The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin. Call 267-8186.

Grand opening

The local community is invited to The Other End Beer Garden at the harbor in Destin to celebrate its official Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening from 5:30-8 p.m. Oct. 2. There will be live music by Bo Adams, door prizes, The Other End pint glasses with purchase of a draft beer, and an exclusive local’s card to the first 25 attendees.

Window display

During October, the Arts and Design Society, 17 First Street, SE in Fort Walton Beach, presents the art of students in Sherry Cooler’s Story Box classes. Each clay box has its creator’s story carved into the side, as well as embellishments to enhance the story.

Arts Show/Reception

The 31st Northwest Florida Tri-County Fair Fine Arts Show is scheduled from 5-10 p.m. through Oct. 3 and 2-10 p.m. Oct. 4 at C.H. Bull Rigdon Fairgrounds and Recreation Complex, 1958 Lewis Turner Blvd. in Fort Walton Beach. Artworks in every medium will be on display; high school and middle school art will be a special feature.

American Legion

Karaoke by Marquette from 7:30-11:30 p.m. Oct. 3 at American Legion Post 296, 311 Main Street in Destin. Pizza and hotdogs are sold from 1-8 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 837-3818.

Play That Funky Music

The Arts and Design Society’s “Play That Funky Music” show will be held through Oct. 3 at 17 First Street in Fort Walton Beach. The exhibition features works in any medium, reflecting the influence of the artists’ favorite music. Call 244-1271.

Act4 Murder

Enjoy the murder mystery “Top O’ the Murder to You” and dinner at 7 p.m. Oct. 7 at Angler’s Beachside Grill on Okaloosa Island. Price is $50/person, $25/kids 10 and under, and includes the show, a buffet dinner, tax and tip. Make reservations at 796-0260.