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October 2022 Destin Events

There’s always something going on in the Florida Panhandle, and October 2022 is no exception. Destin is the perfect place to enjoy the sunshine and the beautiful beaches, and there are plenty of events to keep you entertained. Here are just a few of the events that you can enjoy in Destin in October 2022:

October 2022 Events

Oct 1

12th Annual Take a Kid Fishing | 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM at Navarre Beach Pier

Paws In The Park | 9 AM- 12 PM @ Conservation Park (PCB)

The Farmers Market | 10 AM-2 PM @ Baytowne Wharf

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

LAWN GAMES IN GRAND PARK | 4PM-8PM @Grand Boulevard

College Football Saturdays | 12:00 – 3:00PM @ Harborwalk Village

Rocktober Concert Series | 7PM-9PM @ Harborwalk Village

Fireworks over the Destin Harbor | 9PM @ Harborwalk Village

Oct 2

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Beach Church @7:30 The Crab Trap in Destin

Destin 5K Rodeo Run  |  Clement Taylor Park

Live Music: Sunday Funday Musician Showcase @1PM-4 PM |The Sound Cafe

2nd Annual Destin Food Truck Fest | 11AM-7PM @ Mattie Kelly. Cultural Arts Village

Live Music @5PM-9PM | Lulu’s

Oct 3

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Live Music @5PM-9PM | Lulu’s

Free Beach Bonfire Night @ 5pm | Royal Palm Grille

SILENT DISCO PARTY @7:00 PM – 10:00 PM |Harborwalk Village October 2022

Oct 4

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Latin Dance Class @7 PM |The Sound Cafe

Rock’n Bingo Night @7pm | Landsharks Pizza

Trivia @ 7PM| World Of Beer Destin

Oct 5

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS | 8:30AM – 9:30AM @ Grand Boulevard

Wednesday Night Concert Series |7PM – 9PM @ Grand Boulevard

Live Music @5PM-9PM | Lulu’s

Open Mic Night @7:00 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 6

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Open Open Comedy @10:00 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 7

Emerald Coast Autism Center Hole in One Golf Tournament | 9AM-4PM @ Blackstone Golf Course in Defuniak Springs

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

The Pirates of the High Seas & Renaissance Fest | 4-8:45 PM Panama City Beach

44th Annual Destin Seafood Festival |Harbowalk Village October 2022

LAWN GAMES IN GRAND PARK | 4PM-8PM @Grand Boulevard

Free Beach Bonfire Night @ 5pm | Royal Palm Grille

14th Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival | 6PM-8PM @ Baytowne Wharf October 2022

Oct 8

The Pirates of the High Seas & Renaissance Fest | 8 AM-8:15 PM Panama City Beach

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

The Farmers Market | 10 AM-2 PM @ Baytowne Wharf

44th Annual Destin Seafood Festival |Harbowalk Village

College Football Saturdays | 12:00 – 3:00PM @ Harborwalk Village

14th Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival | 2PM-5PM @ Baytowne Wharf October 2022

LAWN GAMES IN GRAND PARK | 4PM-8PM @Grand Boulevard

ROCK THE DOCKS @6:30 PM – 9:00 PM |Harbowalk Village October 2022

Movie In The Park @ 8pm-9:30pm |Grand Boulevard

Oct 9

Beach Church @7:30 AM The Crab Trap in Destin

Destin Shark 5K |8:30 AM – 12:00 PM @ Beach Camp Brewpub

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

44th Annual Destin Seafood Festival |Harbowalk Village October 2022

The Pirates of the High Seas & Renaissance Fest | 12-5 PM Panama City Beach

Live Music @5PM-9PM | Lulu’s

Live Music: Sunday Funday Musician Showcase @1PM-4 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 10

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Kids Fall Movie Festival | AJ’s

Free Beach Bonfire Night @ 5pm | Royal Palm Grille

SILENT DISCO PARTY @7:00 PM – 10:00 PM |Harbowalk Village October 2022

 

Oct 11

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Sinfonia Gulf Coast Gala Event – Patti LaBelle | 6 PM – 8 PM Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

Rock’n Bingo Night @7pm | Landsharks Pizza

Trivia @ 7PM| World Of Beer Destin

Open Jam Night @9 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 12
74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS | 8:30AM – 9:30AM @ Grand Boulevard

Wednesday Night Concert Series |7PM – 9PM @ Grand Boulevard

Open Mic Night @7:00 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 13

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

NWFAA Education Trade Show | 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM @ Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center

6th Annual Harvest Wine & Food Festival 6PM @ WaterColor

Open Open Comedy @10:00 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 14
74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Blood Drive 11:30 AM-4:30PM @ Lulu’s

Oktoberfest|Aaron Bessant Park (PCB)

6th Annual Harvest Wine & Food Festival | WaterColor

LAWN GAMES IN GRAND PARK | 4PM-8PM @Grand Boulevard

Free Beach Bonfire Night @ 5pm | Royal Palm Grille

Oct 15

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Oktoberfest|Aaron Bessant Park (PCB)

6th Annual Harvest Wine & Food Festival | WaterColor

Show N Shine | 9AM @ Hooters

The Farmers Market | 10 AM-2 PM @ Baytowne Wharf

College Football Saturdays | 12:00 – 3:00PM @ Harborwalk Village October 2022

Viva Ciclovía Latin Street Fest | 12PM-8PM Downtown Ft. Walton Beach

LAWN GAMES IN GRAND PARK | 4PM-8PM @Grand Boulevard

Rocktober Concert Series | 7PM-9PM @ Harborwalk Village October 202

Movie In The Park @ 8pm-9:30pm |Grand Boulevard

Oct 16
74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

6th Annual Harvest Wine & Food Festival | WaterColor

Oktoberfest|Aaron Bessant Park (PCB)

Ringing of the Bell/Bruce Cheves Day | 5 PM @ Harborwalk Village

Beach Church @7:30 The Crab Trap in Destin

Live Music @5PM-9PM | Lulu’s

Live Music: Sunday Funday Musician Showcase @1PM-4 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 17
74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Free Beach Bonfire Night @ 5pm | Royal Palm Grille

SILENT DISCO PARTY @7:00 PM – 10:00 PM |Harborwalk Village October 2022

 

Oct 18

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Rock’n Bingo Night @7pm | Landsharks Pizza

Latin Dance Class @7PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 19

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally | Frank Brown Park & Other PCB Locations

Emerald Coast Bike Fest | @ Harley-Davidson, Ft. Walton Beach

WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS | 8:30AM – 9:30AM @ Grand Boulevard

Wednesday Night Concert Series |7PM – 9PM @ Grand Boulevard

Open Mic Night @7:00 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 20

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally | Frank Brown Park & Other PCB Locations

Emerald Coast Bike Fest | @ Harley-Davidson, Ft. Walton Beach

Bubbly Baytowne |5PM @ Baytowne Wharf

Open Open Comedy @10:00 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 21

2022 Fore Her Golf Outing | 9AM @ The Links Golf Club

2022 BIA Home Show |

Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally | Frank Brown Park & Other PCB Locations

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Emerald Coast Bike Fest | @ Harley-Davidson, Ft. Walton Beach

43rd Annual Home Show |12PM-5PM @ Emerald Coast Convention Center on the Okaloosa Island 

LAWN GAMES IN GRAND PARK | 4PM-8PM @Grand Boulevard

Free Beach Bonfire Night @ 5pm | Royal Palm Grille

Oct 22

43rd Annual Home Show |9AM-5PM @ Emerald Coast Convention Center on the Okaloosa Island 

Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally | Frank Brown Park & Other PCB Locations

Wicked Triple Fun Run 2022 | @ Fort Walton Beach Landing Park

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Emerald Coast Bike Fest | @ Harley-Davidson, Ft. Walton Beach

7th Annual Bloody Mary Festival |11 AM -2 PM The Market Shops

College Football Saturdays | 12:00 – 3:00PM @ Harborwalk Village October 2022

LAWN GAMES IN GRAND PARK | 4PM-8PM @Grand Boulevard

Larry Hatchett Fishing Foundation Day | Harborwalk Village

The Farmers Market | 10 AM-2 PM @ Baytowne Wharf

Rocktober Concert Series | 7PM-9PM @ Harborwalk Village October 2022

Movie In The Park @ 8pm-9:30pm |Grand Boulevard

Oct 23

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Thunder Beach Motorcycle Rally | Frank Brown Park & Other PCB Locations

Wicked Triple Fun Run 2022 | @ Fort Walton Beach Landing Park

Emerald Coast Bike Fest | @ Harley-Davidson, Ft. Walton Beach

Beach Church @7:30 The Crab Trap in Destin

Live Music: Sunday Funday Musician Showcase @1PM-4 PM |The Sound Cafe

Live Music @5PM-9PM | Lulu’s

Oct 24

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Free Beach Bonfire Night @ 5pm | Royal Palm Grille

SILENT DISCO PARTY @7:00 PM – 10:00 PM |Harbowalk Village October 2022

 

Oct 25

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

The Okaloosa Public Schools Foundation presents the 2nd Annual BBQ and Bingo!  | at Clubhouse Grill

Rock’n Bingo Night @7pm | Landsharks Pizza

Open Jam Night @10 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 26

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS | 8:30AM – 9:30AM @ Grand Boulevard

Wednesday Night Concert Series |7PM – 9PM @ Grand Boulevard

Open Mic Night @7:00 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 27

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Moon Crush Harvest Moon ’22 | Seascape Resort

Live Music @5PM-9PM | Lulu’s

Witch’s Paddle On Lake Powell | 5:30 PM @ Camp Helen State Park

Throwback Thursday Cinema | 7PM@ Baytowne Wharf

Open Open Comedy @10:00 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 28

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Moon Crush Harvest Moon ’22 | Seascape Resort

LAWN GAMES IN GRAND PARK | 4PM-8PM @Grand Boulevard

Free Beach Bonfire Night @ 5pm | Royal Palm Grille

Oct 29

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Spooky Science | 10AM @ The Science and Discovery Center Of North West Florida

25th Annual Halloween 5K Run/Walk 10K Run |McGuire’s Irish Pub of Destin

Moon Crush Harvest Moon ’22 | Seascape Resort

27th Annual Festival of the Arts | Maddie Kelly Arts Foundation

College Football Saturdays | 12:00 – 3:00PM @ Harborwalk Village October 2022

LAWN GAMES IN GRAND PARK | 4PM-8PM @Grand Boulevard

WITCH’S PADDLE ON LAKE POWELL | 5-8 PM at Camp Helen State Park

Pink Walk & 5K Benefiting Fore Her @6AM | The Village of Baytowne Wharf

The Farmers Market | 10 AM-2 PM @ Baytowne Wharf

Movie In The Park @ 8pm-9:30pm |Grand Boulevard

Oct 30
74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

27th Annual Festival of the Arts | Maddie Kelly Arts Foundation

Destin Commons Market | 11am-4:30pm | Destin Commons

Live Music @5PM-9PM | Lulu’s

Beach Church @7:30 The Crab Trap in Destin

Live Music: Sunday Funday Musician Showcase @1PM-4 PM |The Sound Cafe

Oct 31

74th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo | Weigh-ins 10 AM-7 PM @ AJ’s

Boo At The Beach| 4-7 PM @ Pier Park

Free Beach Bonfire Night @ 5pm | Royal Palm Grille

Trick or Treat Street | 6PM-8PM @ B Baytowne Wharf

Halloween on the Harbor!  |Harbowalk Village October 2022

 

So whether you’re looking for a party or just want to enjoy some good food and entertainment, head to the panhandle this October 2022 to join in on these exciting events!

Check out these popular Destin attractions!

 

Do you know of an event on the panhandle that should be listed here or on a future date? Please email heather@spcrealtyFL.com

Please note that events and times may change. Please visit each events official website to verify times and dates.