Arts and Entertainment July 15 - 22

Staff Writer
The Destin Log
Enjoy lawn games, inflatables, and kids activities from 7-9 p.m. in the Events Plaza. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.

Celebrate the summer season at 7 p.m. July 15 with Great Peacock in the Seaside Amphitheater.

Red, White and Blue Celebration

Bill Roberts and the entire team of Fenders Collision USAwill be honored for repairing a deserving military family’s vehicle at no charge at 7 p.m. July 16 at HarborWalk Village. Enjoy music, free kid’s activities, a WWII vintage air show and a fireworks finale over the harbor at 9 p.m. To nominate a hero, email info@harborwalk-destin.com.

Theatre Thursdays

Enjoy a summer evening in Grand Park at Grand Boulevard at 8 p.m. Emerald Coast Theatre Company will present a fun, comedic adaptation of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" during this 45 minute performance of the classic tale. Pre-show children’s activities by Abrakadoodle. This event is free and open to the public.

Rock the Docks

Enjoy a free concert with The Wide Open from 7-9 p.m. July 18 on the HarborWalk Village stage.

ADSO window display

During July, The Arts and Design Society presents the works of Hanna Joensuu, who presents her newest collection, “Modern Batiks,” at The Art Center Gallery, 17 First Street, SE, in Fort Walton Beach. The collection is inspired by Henri Matisse’s paper cuts and Andy Warhol’s screen prints. 

Sunday Cinema

Enjoy a free family friendly movie, "Planes," under the stars at 8 p.m. July 19 on the Events Plaza lawn at The Village of Baytowne Wharf.

Summer at Baytowne

Free events at Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin include:

• Hydro Flight Monday: Enjoy three shows over the lagoon by fly-board extraordinaire Ben Merrell at 7, 8 and 9 p.m. through Aug. 13 in the Events Plaza.

• Boomin' Tuesday: Enjoy lawn games, inflatables, and kids activities from 7-9 p.m. through Aug. 11 in the Events Plaza. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.

• Magical Thursday: Captain Davy performs from 7-9 p.m. through Aug. 13 in the Events Plaza.

Groovin’ On The Green

The Carillon Beach Institute presents a free concert with The Mighty Hurricanes from 7-9 p.m. July 20 at the Village Green. Food and beverage vendors will be on site.

Baytowne LIVE

Enjoy free music with Stevie Hall July 21 at the Village of Baytowne Wharf on Adventure Lane, across from Blast Arcade and Laser Maze.

Nighttime Educational Beach Walks

Learn about sea turtles, their nesting habits and other wildlife along the beaches of Okaloosa Island and Destin at 8 p.m. Monday and Wednesdays through November. Limited to 20 people (ages 6 and older) per walk. The walks are free and include a 30-minute orientation. Reservations are required and may be made at 865-0868 or ECTurtleWatch@gmail.com.

Okaloosa Island Fireworks

Visit the Boardwalk to view the fireworks display from the Okaloosa Island Pier at 9 p.m. every Wednesday throughout the summer.

Locals Night Out

Ruth's Chris Steakhouse Destin presents Locals Night Out with the music of Jones & Company from 6-9 p.m. every Wednesday in the Courtyard Bar.