Welcome 2020 in Walton County

Staff Writer
The Destin Log
Enjoy fireworks around Walton County like these in Seaside. [FILE PHOTO]

New Year's Eve Dinner

George's at Alys Beach is currently taking reservations for a New Year's Eve four course dinner. There are four seatings that night, 6, 6:30, 8 and 8:30 p.m. Your last meal of the year will be divine. Make reservations at info@georgesatalysbeach.com or call 641-0017. Cost is $130/adults and $40/children.

Baytowne Countdown

Don't miss The Village of Baytowne Wharf's end-of-the-year celebration from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. The family-friendly evening features face painting, kids’ activities, and live music on the Baytowne Live stage, finishing off with a firework display at 8 p.m. and midnight.

Countdown Seaside

Head to Seaside to bring in the New Year at 5 p.m. Dec. 31 in the Seaside Amphitheater with live music, face painting, street performers and crafts. The fireworks show will begin at 9 p.m.

Gatsby New Year's Eve Party

Ring in 2020 in style as Farm & Fire Southern Pizzeria host a New Year's Eve party from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Dec. 31 at the foot of the 331 bridge in South Walton. Tickets are $75 and include dinner, a champagne toast at midnight, a DJ, a photo booth and more. DJ Brian will keep the dance floor packed all night and a photo booth will be there. Roaring 20s attire or black tie optional. Cash bar.

Tickets are available for purchase at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gatsby-new-years-eve-party-tickets-83548252071

New Year’s Eve Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Ring in the New Year aboard SunQuest Cruises’ Solaris yacht from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Dine. Dance. Cruise into 2020. The New Year’s Eve Cruise is exclusively for guests 21+ and includes five chef-inspired courses, a midnight champagne toast, live entertainment, party favors, and the best view of the fireworks show at midnight. The 125-foot Solaris yacht is docked at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Reservations required at www.SunQuestCruises.com or call 650-2519.

Jazz Soirée, Dinner

Pescado Seafood Grill and Rooftop Bar will ring in 2020 with a swanky jazz soirée and three course dinner. Guests can make a reservation now to be at Pescado in Rosemary Beach on New Year's Eve. Dinner reservations are available from 5-9 p.m. Diners will enjoy a three course menu and a glass of champagne for $150/person. Pescado will welcome guests on a first come first serve basis at the bar throughout the night. Enjoy live music on the rooftop by Jamah Terry from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Visit rooftop30a.com for info and to make a reservation.

Edward's New Year's Eve Dinner

Chef Josh Smith of Edward's in Rosemary Beach has put together a five-course menu for New Year's Eve 2019. Start your meal with Good Luck Soup and finish off with Baked Alaska. Reservations can be made at 231-8550 and are highly recommended.

Marlin Grill New Year’s Eve Dinner

Marlin Grill in Miramar Beach will celebrate 2020 with an elegant New Year’s Eve Dinner Dec. 31.Seatings will be at 6 and 9 p.m. and diners will enjoy a four-course dinner menu. Reservations are required and the price for the 6 p.m. dinner is $109 per person while the 9 p.m. dinner is $129 per person. Call 351-1990 to book.

New Year's Day Brunch

The Gathering Spot, located within WaterColor Inn in Santa Rosa Beach, will host a special New Year’s Day Brunch from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 1. The ideal post-NYE cure-all features an array of food stations showcasing traditional Southern dishes. Hand-crafted Bloody Marys, mimosas and screwdrivers will also be available coupled with live music. Open to the public at $32 per person.