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Celebrating the Season at Sandestin

We’re making a list and checking it twice to be sure we’ve included all of the activities you don’t want to miss! Stay at Sandestin Golf and Beach resort this holiday season where the sugar-white sand and festive activities are sure to create lasting family memories.

Sounds of the Season

Wednesday Night Concert Series

Enjoy a holiday edition of the Wednesday night concert series at the Village of Baytowne Wharf! Each Concert will feature a festive light show and visit with a special guest—Santa Claus! See below for the live music schedule:

December 4: Matt McCarty Band

December 11: Voices of Valhalla

December 18: Niceville Opus One

Tuba Christmas

Experience your favorite holiday classics in a new way on Saturday, December 14th from 5-7 pm! Visits with Santa will make it a night of fun for the whole family!

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12 Nights of Lights

Visit the Village of Baytowne Wharf for a festive lights show set to your favorite holiday music. Stop by the Events Plaza every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday leading up to Christmas at 6, 7, and 8pm and soak in the holiday spirit!

Baytowne Countdown/ NYE

Ring in the new year at the Village of Baytowne Wharf! The celebration kicks off with family friendly activities from 6-8pm, which includes face painting, kids activities, and LIVE music on the Baytowne LIVE stage, finishing off with a fireworks display at 8pm. The end-of-the-year celebration continues with LIVE music from Groovy from 7-1am on the events plaza stage, and a countdown complete with fireworks at midnight!

SunQuest Solaris NYE

Cruise into 2020 aboard SunQuest Cruises’ SOLARIS yacht! The New Year’s Eve Cruise is exclusively for guests 21+ and includes five chef-inspired courses, a midnight champagne toast, live entertainment, party favors and the perfect view of the midnight fireworks show. The menu includes a Korean Pork Belly appetizer, Shrimp and Crab Gumbo Soup, Arugula and Pear Salad and your choice of entrée with options like Braised Lamb Shank, Pistachio-Crusted Grouper, Beef Filet with Lump Crab, Roasted Chicken with Prosciutto and Fontina Cheese or Classic Ratatouille. Reservations required online at or by calling 850.650.2519.


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Classic Florida Christmas

Tee off for Toys

It’s the giving season, and we’re excited to give back to children and families in need this holiday! Guests can play on all three of Sandestin's public golf courses for just the green and golf car fee ($20) in exchange for a toy or gift card donation. Simply bring a new, unwrapped toy or gift card, valued at $15 or more, and we will donate your gift to Harvest House’s “Hope for Holidays” and Children in Crisis programs. Local residents, guests and visitors are welcome to participate. Call 850.267.8155 to book your tee time on Raven Golf Club, Baytowne Golf Club or The Links Golf Club December 7-8, 2019.

Winter Wonderland

Dreaming of a white Christmas? Don’t miss the Village of Baytowne Wharf turn in to a Winter Wonderland full of real snow! Slide down our ice slide, make snow angels, and enjoy a day of frosty fun for the whole family when you visit on Saturday, December 21st from 9am-1pm.

Beach Bonfire

While curling up by the fire looks a bit different in Florida, a beach bonfire is the perfect way to start a winter tradition! Gather family and friends around a beach fire pit, watch an Emerald Coast sunset, and bring out the S'mores. Call (850) 267-7000 or email to book your holiday bonfire!


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Don’t forget! Baytowne on Ice continues at The Village of Baytowne Wharf until February 1, 2020! Hours vary daily. Click here to find out more.

Give the gift of a vacation at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort this year! Save 25% on three nights or more when you book using code EARLY:

Posted on Nov 27, 2019
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Written by Sandestin Marketing