Island Dance Party
OKALOOSA ISLAND – Party and dance with the Dirty Birds while the Emerald Gold Band plays music of the 70s and 80s at 7 p.m. Aug. 4 at the Emerald Coast Convention Center. Must be 21 and over. Proceeds benefit the Special Operations Warrior Foundation. Tickets are $10 and available at www.IslandDanceParty.com. Tickets are $20/door. Call 243-2266.
The LA Lounge
DESTIN –The LA Lounge, 34876 Emerald Coast Parkway, presents Season Ammons Aug. 4. Doors open at 9 p.m. Cover is $5. Call 654-5251.
Rock the Docks
DESTIN – Enjoy the music of Jones & Company from 7-9 p.m. Aug. 4 and 11 on the HarborWalk Village stage.
Groovin’ on the Green
CARILLON BEACH – A free concert with 12 Gage & the Deep Blues Band will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 6 on the Village Green. Call 234-7819.
SANDESTIN – Join magician Rick Moore for an evening full of laughs and illusions on the Events Plaza stage at Baytowne Wharf.
SANDESTIN – An evening of fun and merriment with face painting, kid's crafts and live music by Coconut Radio from 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays in the Events Plaza at Baytowne Wharf. Fireworks show begins at 9:15 p.m. over the lagoon.
Art exhibit: Vladimir Dunayev
DESTIN –The Destin Library presents "The Creative Works of Vladimir Dunayev" in the Calhoun room through Labor Day.
Wednesday Night Concert Series
SANDESTIN – The Village of Baytowne Wharf presents a free concert with Lauren St. Jane and the Dead Westerns from 7-9 p.m. Aug. 8 in the Events Plaza. Call 267-8186.
EMERALD COAST – A weeklong celebration of boating includes the following events:
• Aug. 8: Lucky Ladies Night at Helen Back
• Aug. 9: Miss Boat Week Bikini Contest at The Swamp
• Aug. 10: Captain's Party from 7-10 p.m. at AJ's Seafood & Oyster Bar
• Aug. 11: Poker Run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Poker Run Party at 7 p.m. at the Emerald Coast Convention Center. Doors opens at 6 p.m.
• Aug. 12: Tie up at Crab Island for the Chicken Fighting Championship
Red, White and Blue Celebration
DESTIN – Coconut Radio performs at the Red, White, and Blue Celebration from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 9 at HarborWalk Village. Enjoy live entertainment, free kid’s crafts and face painting, a WWII replica flyover and fireworks over the harbor. Call 424-0600.
SANDESTIN – Grab a blanket and find a spot on the lawn at 8 p.m. Aug. 9 at The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin to watch “Winnie the Pooh.”
Area codes are 850 unless noted.