2014 Emerald Coast Events To Watch Out For – Part 2
By now we have discussed in detail just how distinctly exciting the lifestyle is here along 30A. To make sure you don’t miss any of the fun and excitement, here’s the second part of the 2014 events to watch out for. Mark your calendars, plan your 2014 ahead and gear up for more fantastic events coming your way, only here along 30A!
Aaron Beasant Park Amphitheater
600 Pier Park Drive
Panama City Beach, FL 32413
What could be more splendid than white sands, beautiful beach waters, and smooth jazz?
Seabreeze Jazz Festival is celebrating its “Sweet Sixteen” this year – 2014 is the 16th year of Seabreeze Smooth Jazz Festivals.
Where: Aaron Beasant Park Amphitheater in Panama City Beach, Florida.
When: April 23-27
First Friday ArtWalk in Seaside
Shops of Ruskin & Central Square Merchants of Seaside
25 Central Square
Seaside, FL 32459
When: Every first friday of each month from 5-8pm.
Enjoy live music while viewing beautiful works of art and artist demos at the galleries and shops of Ruskin Place and select Central Square merchants throughout Seaside.
ArtsQuest Fine Arts & Music Festival
Save the date for the 26th annual ArtsQuest Fine Arts & Music Festival happening from May 9th to May 11th!
What to expect: Over 125 international artists exhibiting in over a dozen mediums will exhibit their work, along with great live music, workshops, demos and KidZone!
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
Sandestin, FL 32550
When: May. 16-18, 2014
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort on Florida’s Emerald Coast will be the backdrop for The Sandestin Beach Bicycle Tour this May as hundreds of cyclists venture through Northwest Florida. The weekend bicycle event is designed for all level of cyclists. Participants will get an opportunity to soak in a scenic bike ride alongside pristine beaches, including a rest stop in Seaside. Enjoy post-ride activities and mechanical support. The Sandestin Beach Bicycle Tour benefits the Alaqua Animal Refuge, an independent, non-profit organization located on Florida’s Emerald Coast.
Digital Graffiti at Alys Beach
When: June 7 from 8:30 – 11:00 p.m. and June 8 from 8:30 – midnight.
Digital Graffiti at Alys Beach is SoWal’s annual projection art festival, where artists use the latest technologies to project art onto the town’s massive white walls.
Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic
The Ultimate Fishing Tournament in Destin, Florida
Where – Baytowne Marina
When – June 18-22, 2014
Ranked as one of the Top Ten Big Money tournaments in the world, the Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic is the fastest growing billfishing tournament on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Truly a world-class sportfishing tournament you just can’t miss!
28th Annual Sandestin Triathlon Race
When: August 23, 2014
With 700 participants for a half-mile Gulf of Mexico swim, a 20-mile bike along the coast, and a 4-mile run through Sandestin’s beachside and bayside communities.
Early bird registration is now open!
E-mail SandestinTri@sandestin.com for more information.
A lot more events are bound to happen along 30A, and we will certainly keep you posted. Stay tuned! It is going to be happy 2014, like any other year along 30A!
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