Discover the Heart and Soul of Sandestin
Located along the shores of the Choctawhatchee Bay in Northwest Florida, The Village of Baytowne Wharf features an array of boutiques, eateries, galleries and nightlife -- not to mention a jam-packed schedule of outdoor festivals and special events for the entire family. This spectacular setting, all within the gates of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, is the perfect spot to spend a vibrant afternoon, evening, week, vacation, or you can be one of the lucky few who frequently experiences Baytowne Wharf through home ownership.
Baytowne on IceSunday, January 1st - Saturday, February 3rd
Location: Events Plaza
Dust off those skates and get in the winter spirit at The Village of Baytowne Wharf's Baytowne on Ice. For those visitors who miss the cold and ice, our seasonal ice rink is the perfect opportunity to share some of your favorite holiday traditions.
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Bubbly BaytowneThursday, January 25th
Join us for an evening full of FREE champagne and shopping during our Bubbly Baytowne. Sip and Shop through the village streets! Stop in various retail merchants as you enjoy a selection of premium champagnes.
* This event is free and for 21 and up only. The village will be open to the public during this event.
15th Annual Mardi Gras Dog ParadeSunday, February 11th
Mardi Gras is a fun time for everyone at The Village of Baytowne Wharf, and that includes your furry canine friends. This year join us for a unique parade dedicated just to dogs.
This year's theme is Bone Appetit!
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16th Annual Fat Tuesday ParadeTuesday, February 13th
Prepare to let your hair down on what many call the most festive day of the year, Fat Tuesday! "Laissez les bon temps rouler" (let the good times roll) with the 16th annual Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Parade. Unique and colorful floats, golf carts, and pick-up trucks roll down the streets. Dress in your Mardi Gras best, and shower parade goers with a barrage of beads, moon-pies, and other trinkets. The post-parade celebration continues into the night with street performers, "throws" tossed from balconies and parties at various village merchants.
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29th Annual Gumbo FestivalFriday, February 16th - Saturday, February 17th
Location: The Village of Baytowne Wharf
This winter festival favorite is back for the 29th Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival! Kick off the weekend with our Crawfish Boil Kick-off Party on Friday, February 16th at 5pm. Join us on Saturday, February 17th and sample a variety of gumbo and vote your favorite as the "People's Choice" winner! Dark or light roux? Chicken, sausage or seafood? Celebrity judges will name the "Area's Best." Gulf Coast Restaurants will be featured along with live music and children's activities.
EVENT WILL HAPPEN RAIN OR SHINE.
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