Days Gone By: Destin Fishing Rodeo of Yesteryear

Staff Writer
The Destin Log

Although Destin may be a relatively new city by historical standards, there is no denying the abundance of local lore. Days Gone By is a feature that showcases photos of Destin’s yesteryear. To submit your photos, send them to or share them on our Facebook page.

The Destin Fishing Rodeo is a staple along the Destin harbor. This year the rodeo will celebrate its 66th anniversary along the docks behind AJ’s Seafood and Oyster Bar. Check out these fish pics and other shots taken during the rodeo in 1955.