Welcome to Destin

Destin, Florida: The Perfect Beach Town for the Entire Family

Welcome to Destin, one of Florida’s best beach towns, offering a laidback, waterfront lifestyle that appeals to both seasonal and full-time residents alike. The Destin area offers easy access to every type of water sport, a creative restaurant scene, a buzzing nightlife, great shopping, and a seemingly endless array of activities and events designed to entertain the entire family. And, all this is available in a place that offers residents a favorable tax environment.

Outdoor Exploration

Head Outside and Enjoy Nature

Blessed with incredible natural beauty, Destin is a destination appreciated by beachgoers, nature lovers, and outdoor enthusiasts alike.

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Boating & Fishing

Cast a line in Destin’s Plentiful Waters

Long known as the "World's Luckiest Fishing Village," Destin offers some of the best saltwater fishing in the country. Whether you head out to sea on your own vessel or book a fishing charter, you’re sure to bring home your own personal catch of the day!

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Dining & Shopping

Tempting Options Await!

Destin has a restaurant scene that is as diverse as it is delicious. When it comes to shopping, there is no shortage of exciting options! With many one-of-a-kind boutiques and all the popular favorites, you're sure to find something fun to bring home.

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Destin Commons

Discover Destin Commons’ Uncommon Selection of Shops & Restaurants

Destin Commons is the open-air lifestyle center voted "Best Place to Shop" by readers of Emerald Coast Magazine. With more than 70 stores and restaurants, everything you need is here. Whether you want to pick up groceries at Whole Foods or take the kids for ice cream and a movie at AMC Destin 14, pick up gear for your next fishing adventure at Bass Pro Shops or enjoy dinner at one of a wide selection of restaurants, all of this is possible right here.

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Destin’s Premier Destination for
Dining & Entertainment!

Harborwalk Village is a vacation in itself, with so many things to see and do! Waterfront fun abounds with regular scheduled events, delicious dining options, and easy access to a wide array of water activities.

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Arts & Entertainment

Culture Thrives Here!

From festivals to concerts, exhibits to education, the Destin community loves the arts! Whether you are looking for a country or pop performance, an art festival, or a classical concert, there are always a variety of cultural treasures to explore.

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Championship Golf

A Golf Destination

Destin is a golf lover's dream, with many courses to choose from for players of all skill levels. Some of the area's finest golf courses include: Regatta Bay Golf Club and Yacht Club, Indian Bayou Golf Club, Kelly Plantation, Rocky Bayou Country Club, and Emerald Bay Golf Club.

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A+ Educational Opportunities

Destin residents can feel confident that their children will receive a quality education from nearby schools, including Destin Middle School, located inside Regatta Bay.

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Interactive Map

A Legendary Location

Get a map view of nearby parks, shopping, dining, entertainment, boating, airports, medical, and more.

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