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Shop for fresh and local produce on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month – year-round! The farmers’ market opens at 8am and stays open through 1pm at the Fort Walton Beach Landing. In addition to locally grown fruits and vegetables, you’ll also find an array of handmade crafts and unique items.

Crawl, drag, and creep your way for the pub crawl to Coasters, Fokker’s Pub, Salty Duck, The Green Door, Giovanni’s One 89, and The Block. After that experience The Block’s annual Halloween party and costume party with up to $1000 in prizes. The pub crawl begins at any of the above locations at 7pm, but the big prize giveaway will end at The Block at 11pm.

Don’t miss Tricks & Treasures at The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island. This event offers an evening of free fun with safe trick or treating. live entertainment, live music, carnival games, a hula hoop contest, and more! Kids eat free with the coupon you receive at the event! Be sure to pick up your treasure map outside Black Pearl and visit each merchant on the map for an X, then drop off your treasure map at The Crab Trap for a special treat! Captain Davy and crew will be entertaining everyone with plenty of pirate shenanigans, music, balloon sculpting, and more at Al’s Beach Club & Burger Bar from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Check out the short video below for a sneak peak of all the fun for what is sure to be a spooktacular night for the whole family at The Boardwalk.

The Fort Walton Beach Women’s Club is hosting the Home of the Brave 5K Run/Walk this year November 11th 6:30am until 11am.

The 2017 Jingle Bell Jog is back for the 39th year. This 5K/10K running race will be held at Santa Rosa Mall. Early Registration through Nov 30th- 5K $30, 10K $35 Late Registration Dec 1st thru 2nd – 5K $35, 10K $40 The first 800 registrants before Friday, 1 Dec, will receive race shirts, if you can choose your shirt size during registration that means we have a shirt reserved for you! Folks who register on Friday or Saturday will get shirts on a first-come first-serve basis at packet pickup. Kid’s Fun Run $5 for pre-registration, $10 day of registration (shirt not included with Fun Run registration) AWARDS The first 250 10K Finishers ALL get a Jingle Bell Jog Finisher’s Medal! ALL awards listed below are trophies!  5K Run: Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd for Men’s and Women’s. Master, Grand Master. 1st, 2nd, 3rd for 9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & Up 10K Run: Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd for Men’s and Women’s. Master, Grand Master. 1st, 2nd, 3rd 9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ 5K Walk: Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd for Men’s and Women’s. 1st, 2nd, […]

This is one Christmas activity you don’t want to miss. Each year, the residents of Northgate Estates in Fort Walton Beach come together for an amazing display of luminaries and Christmas lights. Hundreds of houses within this neighborhood display massive Christmas decorations. The sense of community is incredible as you see many residents of the neighborhood celebrating the event with outdoor block parties surrounding a toasty, warm fire pit while waiving to the thousands of onlookers. As you slowly drive through the subdivision, you’ll see dancing lights on houses, religious displays, Santa Claus, and other Christmas characters. This will become a new favorite tradition to get you into the Christmas spirit. Check out the video below for a preview of what you will see (video from 2016). Northgate Estates Luminaries & Christmas Lights

Join the City of Fort Walton Beach and the residents of our great city to celebrate the beginning of the Christmas season with our annual Fort Walton Beach Christmas Parade. This event will get you into the Christmas spirit with plenty of marching bands playing Christmas music, festive floats, candy, beads, and other throws. This fun Christmas event is great for all ages!Parade route is on Eglin Parkway beginning at First Street and ending at the Kmart parking lot.

The annual Live Nativity presented by First Baptist Church of Fort Walton Beach will be December 15-20 from 6-8:30 pm. This event is FREE and includes real animals including goats, sheep, miniature ponies, and camels. Have your photo taken with Mary, Joseph, and Baby Jesus!

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Cajun food.

449 Eglin Parkway NE Fort Walton Beach, Florida, FL 32547

Hang out in Downtown Fort Walton Beach while eating handmade, Baja-style Mexican food and drinking craft beer.

201 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE B, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548