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 There are many fun and interesting things to do in and around the Destin area. 

Clicking on one of the links below will guide you to some of the area events. 

Note that selecting one of these links will cause your computer to leave this Snowbirds website.  Hit your back button to return.

 

Harborwalk Village        Destin Commons

Sandestin Baytowne Wharf              30A  

Mattie Kelly Arts Center

 The Destin Log               The Beachcomber

NWF Daily News              Snowbirds Gulf Coast 

Tops'l State Park 

Panama City Marina Civic Center     Panhandle Opry

Center for Lifelong Learning

Market Shops Concerts     Choctaw Bay Music Club

i Love Destin

 

The following Activities from 2016-2017 have been "greyed out" pending confirmation, or change, for 2017-2018.  Updates will be provided when they are available.

    


 

 City of Destin Senior Programs

 

Select this  Destin Senior Programs  link and Scroll down to "Senior Program Information"

 or

Select the folowing link for

Weekly City of Destin Programs Updates

 

Pickleball and many other activities at the Destin Community Center

What is Pickleball?

Mondays: 10:30am - 1:30pm

$3 Non-residents, $2 Destin residents

850-654-5184

 


 

"Children In Crisis" Concert

 Monday, February 19, 2018 at 7:00 pm

Village Baptist Church, Destin 

 DAVID SEERING IN CONCERT

General Admision Tickets $25,  available at Snowbird meetings and registrations

See the attached flyer (when available) or visit the Children in Crisis website for more details 

 


 

DeFuniak Springs Snowbird Day

Thursday, January 19, 2017  11:00AM - 2:00PM

First United Methodist Church

88 Circle Drive, DeFuniak Springs 

 

Tour Historic DeFuniak Springs

Bingo, prizes, soup and salad lunch! 

 

See the attached Snowbird Day Flyer (this is last year's, 2017 will be added when it is available) for more information.

  


 
 
Soundsations Choir

 Snowbird Concert

Sunday, February 18, 2017 at 2:00pm

Mattie Kelly Arts Center at NWF State College, Mainstage Theater

Sponsored by Destin Snowbirds

See the attached flyer and the Mattie Kelly Arts Center Website for details 

Tickets: $10.  Purchase at Snowbird Meetings or At-the-door beginning at 12:30 the day of the concert.

Snowbird contacts:  Dick and Brenda Murphy,  989-860-8741

 

 


 

Computer Tech 2017

Saturday, January 27, 2018,  8:00am to 4:00pm

Registration is from 7:30am to 8:00am at the Student Services Center (ground floor next to the cafeteria), Northwest Florida State College, 100 E. College Blvd., Niceville

Free - Public Invited 

 

For more information, visit the Club Activities page,  COMPUTER CLUB.

 

Contact Carl Loftstrom, 850-586-0603, sandcloud@embarqmail.com

Snowbird contacts are Ken Lemire, 850-502-2188, kenl@mnsi.net, and  Bob Carson, carsonrj@gmail.com

 


 
 
Center for Lifelong Learning
 
"CLL provides interesting educational opportunites for persons who believe that learning never ends"
 
 
Take four daytime courses for $50 fee)
Choose from 60 subjects, 4-8 weeks long. 
No tests, no grades, no pressure.
JUST FUN!
 
 
Registration begins Friday, January 6, 2017. 
Classes begin Tuesday, January 17, 2017.
 
 
Visit the CLL Website to see the winter course schedule, and review the attached flyer for more information
 
  

 
Okaloosa Arts Alliance Fundraiser
 
Wine Tasting at The Twisted Grape
1193 B Eglin Parkway, Shalimar
 
Sunday, January 22, 2017
2:00 - 4:00pm
 
Ticket price $25 each or two for $45
 
Great food, wine, live entertainment, drawings and OAA Grant Winners announced
 
Proceeds benefit Okaloosa Arts Alliance, the officially designated non-profit arts agency for Okaloosa county with the mission of supporting and promoting art and culture in Okaloosa county.
 
See the Arts Alliance website and the attached flyer for details.
Contact:  Amy Baty, amybaty1@gmail.com
 
 

 
Basketball
 
Join the Walton County Snowbirds and other organizations in the "Over 50's League"
 
Mondays 8:00 - 10:00 am, starting December 5, 2016 and continues through mid-April, 2017
at
The Destin  Life Center at the Destin United Methodist Church
Beach Street, Destin
 
The games are "pick-up", played half court.  Bring a white and dark shirt as no Shirts-and-Skins are allowed.  There is no charge although a collection will be taken during the season to benefit the church.  Look for more information on the Walton County Snowbirds website.
Contact Paul or Chris to register, or just show up at one of the sessions.
 
Contacts:
Paul Smithers, 419-265-0203, pcsnas@aol.com
Chris Gray, 603-778-9211, cgray@grayresearch.com