Area codes are 850 unless noted.
Harbor Docks Entertainment
DESTIN - Harbor Docks' Ladies Night, held on Thursdays with drink and sushi specials for ladies, begins with an opening band at 6:30 p.m., followed by a second band at 9 p.m. All other evenings, entertainment begins at 8:30 p.m. Harbor Docks restaurant is at 538 Harbor Blvd. Call 837-2506.
• July 11: River Dan and Dread Clampitt
• July 12: Boukou Groove
• July 13: Mojo Rising
DESTIN - Come to HarborWalk Village at 6 p.m. July 7 to see "Pirate Pete and the Case of the Missing Fisherman," an interactive children's show that searches the area for Fisherman Fred. Be prepared to sing, dance, and be silly. You might even get picked to be part of the crew of Pirate Pete's ship.
DESTIN – Every Tuesday during the summer from 6-10 p.m. HarborWalk Village transforms into "The Big Easy" with floats, beads, the Village Brass Band, stilt walkers, jugglers and lots of excitement during the parade through the Village.
Family, Fun, and Fireworks
SANDESTIN - Challenge friends to a variety of lawn games, corn hole, ladder ball and even a giant, inflatable Twister game, from 7-9:15 p.m. at Baytowne Wharf. Visit the Baytowne Live Stage for face painting and for a nominal charge enjoy kid's crafts with Club KZ. Fireworks light up the sky at 9:15 p.m.
Wednesday Night Concert Series
SANDESTIN – The Village of Baytowne Wharf presents Forrest Williams from 7-9 p.m. July 10 in the Events Plaza. Call 267-8186.
Red, White and Blue Celebration
DESTIN – The Red, White, and Blue Celebration honoring a local hero who goes above and beyond to better their community will be held from 6-8 p.m. every Thursday 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.
DESTIN - HendersonBeach State Parkhosts the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge staff and animal ambassadors from 11:30 a.m. to noon July 11, weather permitting. Bring a camera for photo opportunities. Program included in the park admission fee. Call 837-7550.
Emerald Coast Theatre Company
SANDESTIN - Andy and Clyde have been long time partners until their friendship is tested with the competition for the title of "The Best Fisherman of the Emerald Coast" at 7 and 8 p.m. Thursdays at Baytowne Wharf. They recruit their crew from the audience and challenge each other at different spots around the Village.
PENSACOLA BEACH - The 2013 Pensacola Beach Air Show will be held from 1-3 p.m. July 12 and 13 with some of the best aviation performers in the country. A free concert featuring The Tams follows the show at 7 p.m. July 13 at Casino Beach Gulfside Pavilion.
DESTIN - American Legion Post 296 hosts Bush Wacker Saturday with pulled pork sandwiches and sides plus live music from 1-4 p.m. July 13 at 311 Main Street. Call 837-3818.