Emerald Coast

Holiday Events

This page lists Holiday events for families in the Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County, Florida area.
Listings
A Beachy Little Christmas at The Island

It's the holidays and The Island is excited to bring a little sand into the season! Join The Island ...

Dec 5th
Hours: 12:00pm-4:00pm
Free
1500 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Bass Pro Santa Wonderland

FREE photos with Santa. Make a FREE reservation online to see Santa! Visit basspro.com/santa to rese ...

November 7- December 24
Hours: By reservation
Free
Legendary Drive, Destin, FL, 32541
Baytowne Holiday Concert Series and Visits with Santa

Get in the winter spirit with us and listen to some of your favorite holiday classics. This December ...

12/2, 12/9 & 12/16
Hours: 6-8
FREE
Village of Baytowne Wharf-9100 Baytowne Blvd, Miramar Beach in Sandestin Resort, FL, 32550
Birth to Resurrection Hayride

Cross Creek Country Fellowship would like to presents to you our 10th annual Birth to Resurrection H ...

Dec 16th-Dec 19th
Hours: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Free
8210 Jordan Rd, Baker, FL, 32531
Breakfast with Santa at Emerald Grande at HarborWalk Village

The Ho Ho Holidays are here! Join us for Breakfast with Santa December 12, 13, 19, or 20 from 8:00 a ...

Dec. 12th,13th, 19th & 20th
Hours: 8 am - 12 pm
Kids: $18 | Adults: $25 plus Tax & Gratuity
10 Harbor Blvd, Destin, Florida, 32541
Christmas at CornDodgers Farm

Bring your friends and family to CornDodgers Farm for holiday fun, food, and shopping — a Christmas ...

November 27- December 20
Hours: Fridays 5-10, Saturdays & Sundays 4-10
Online tickets (ages 3+) $16. At the gate $18. Military...
1555 Knowles Rd, Headland, AL, 36345
Christmas At the Beach at GulfPlace

Christmas at the Beach will be held at Gulf Place in Santa Rosa Beach. This free, family friendly ev ...

Dec 5th
Hours: 12:00pm-3:00pm
Free
45 Town Center Loop, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Christmas in Candyland with City of Andalusia

Weekends in December enjoy snow shows, ice skating, snow tubing, train rides and 2 beautiful cottage ...

Weekends in December, see website for times
FREE
505 E. Three Notch Street, Andalusia, AL, 36420
Destin Commons: Jolly Jubilee

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Jolly Jubilee is an enjoyable series of holiday happening ...

Several dates, see above schedule
Free
Legendary Dr, Destin, FL, 32541
Elves Workshop "Spinning Toys" at Big Orange House Designs

This "Christmas themed" Elves Workshop is about building spinning toys from everyday household items ...

Dec 15th
Hours: 9:30 am
$19.17
4652 Hwy 20 E Pineapple Plaza Bluewater Bay, Niceville, Florida, 32578
Experience Christmas 2020 at First Baptist Church Crestview

First Baptist Church Crestview will be hosting Experience Christmas 2020 with a live nativity scene, ...

December 5
Hours: 5pm- until
Free
171 E Hickory Ave, Crestview, FL, 32536
Fort Walton Beach Christmas Parade

The City's 2020 Christmas Parade theme is “Christmas Lights & Winter Nights." The route begins at Fi ...

Dec 7, 2020
Hours: 6:30
Free
Eglin Parkway from First Street to the old Kmart parking lot, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32578
Holiday Lights in Concert Silver Sands Premium Outlets

Get into the holiday spirit with the Holiday Lights in Concert spectacular at Silver Sands Premium O ...

November 23rd-December 31st
Hours: 5-9 pm
Free
10562 Emerald Coast Pkwy W, Miramar Beach, Florida`, 32550
Holiday On The Harbor 34th Annual Destin Christmas Boat Parade

The evening of Sunday Dec 13, 2020 at 6pm, boats of all sizes will be decorated and lit up for ALL t ...

Dec 13th
Hours: 6:00pm
Free
Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL, 32541
Kids Cookie Decorating Tray Create with Big Orange House Designs

Mery is going to set up a precious CHRISTMAS cookie tray for young and old alike! Bring the littles ...

Dec 11th
Hours: 10-11:30 am
$15.97
4652 Hwy 20 E Pineapple Plaza, Niceville, Florida, 32578
Live Nativity at Valparaiso First Assembly of God

Join us for a hayride through a live action telling of the Christmas Story! Bring the whole family t ...

December 11-13th
Hours: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Free
571 Valparaiso Pkwy, Valparaiso, Florida, 32580
Merry Christmas Beauty Pageant Santa Rosa Mall

Sunburst Beauty Pageant is back! Boys: Ages 0-9 and Girls: Ages 0-27 are welcome! Everyone receives ...

Dec 5th
Hours: 4:30 pm
see site
300 Mary Esther Blvd., Santa Rosa Mall, Mary Esther, FL
Mexico Beach Tree Lighting Ceremony

It’s Christmas time here at the beach! Our annual lighting of the Christmas Tree. This year’s event ...

Dec 6th
Hours: 6:00pm
Free
3102 US Hwy 98, Mexico Beach, FL, 32456
Operation Christmas Child at City Church at Northside

This year we are changing things up! Due to Covid-19, we know it may be difficult for you to shop fo ...

Until Nov 15
530 Airport Rd., Panama City, Florida, 32405
Pecan Jack's "Santa Days"

December 5th and 12th. Third Annual Santa Days! Santa will be at Pecan Jacks! Plan to stop by and sa ...

December 5th & 12th
Hours: 1-3 pm
FREE
4368 West County Hwy 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Santa Sugar Cookie Tray at Big Orange House Designs

Mery does it again! This is a SUPER CUTE Christmas Center Piece made out of sugar cookies! Two seats ...

Dec 22nd
Hours: 6 pm
$31.95
4652 Hwy 20 E Pineapple Plaza Bluewater Bay, Niceville, Florida, 32578
Santa's Magical World Booking  for 2021

Santa's Magical World is taking bookings for our LIMITED Christmas Sessions for 2021 - This is a Mag ...

By appointment
Hammock Bay (will provide address upon booking), Freeport
Visit with Santa at HarborWalk Village

Join us every Saturday and Sunday from November 28th to December 20th and enjoy visits with St. Nick ...

Saturdays and Sundays Nov 28th-Dec 20th
Hours: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Free
10 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL, 32541
Winterfest Pensacola

When we heard news of the COVID-19 pandemic, our elves immediately sought to find new and safe ways ...

Multiple dates
Hours: Snow and music starts at 5:00 on Fridays, 4:30 on Satur...
$10-$25
223 Palafox Place, Pensacola, Florida, 32502