Wrapping up the summer season with fun and unique events makes September a great month to spend time on the Emerald Coast! From a weekend centered around a game of charity golf and a festival celebrating bourbon and burgers to boat shows on the harbor, football, and concerts. Find exciting ways to spend your weekends at the end of the summer season. Read on for more information!
Labor Day Weekend Concert
Seaside Amphitheater | Seaside
September 3rd, 2022 from 7PM to 8PM
Check out the Seaside Labor Day Weekend Concert at the Seaside Amphitheater for live music performances and good times! Bring your low-back chairs and blankets to secure your spot and enjoy a great music lineup with food truck vendors on site! More details to come!
Charity Golf Classic
Burnt Pine Golf Club | Sandestin
September 23rd, 2022
The Charity Golf Classic returns to Sandestin for the 20th year! Presented by Howard Group, Grand Boulevard, and Silver Sands Premium Outlets, the Charity Golf Classic at Burnt Pine Golf Club proceeds will be used to purchase a state-of-the-art CT Scanner for both pediatric and adult patients at Ascension Sacred Heart Emerald Coast. Check-in at 8:00AM and enjoy all-day snacks and refreshments with live entertainment, lunch, an auction, and an awards ceremony to follow course play.
Burgers, Bourbon & Beer Festival
The Destin Harbor | Destin
September 24th, 2022 from 12PM to 4PM
Get ready for the ultimate burger lovers event at the 2nd Annual Burgers, Bourbon, and Beer Festival at The Destin Harbor! Benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast, this event is an afternoon full of “tasting stations” of gourmet burgers from your favorite local restaurants, the best bourbons, delicious local craft beers, and live performances along the harbor. Think you have the best burger on the Emerald Coast? Participating restaurants have the opportunity to showcase their culinary expertise for the people’s choice best burger competition where guests can experience your twist on slider burgers. Join this lively cook-off event for guaranteed fun and full bellies!
Tailgate Party on the Green
Kelly Green | Alys Beach
September 24th, 2022 from 2PM to 10PM
Taking place in Alys Beach, the ultimate Tailgate Party will be hosted by Food For Thought Outreach this September! This festive occasion gives sports fans the opportunity to cheer on their favorite college football teams in support of an organization fighting childhood hunger for school-aged children in Walton and Okaloosa counties. While watching your teams on big screens, enjoy face painting, a photo booth, and yard games on the green! Don’t forget to show your team spirit!
Emerald Coast Home and Boat Show
Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center | Fort Walton Beach
September 24th-25th, 2022 from 10AM to 5PM
Save the date for the two-day Emerald Coast Home and Boat Show at the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center which features over 100 indoor vendors and a show of 75 boats in the back! Open to the public, the event includes Home Show Vendors, Boat Show Vendors, Health Car Vendors, Retail Vendors, Job Fair Vendors, and an opportunity to win over $20,000 in door prizes and giveaways in support of United For A Good Cause! This is an event you won’t want to miss!