Camille’s at Crystal Beach
2931 Scenic Highway 98
When: 3‑5 PM daily.
Drink Specials: Lots, including Camille’s Signature Sangria. Plus a stunning view of the Gulf.
When: 6‑8 PM daily.
Drink Specials: $1 off premium drafts and Drink of the Day.
215 Miracle Strip Parkway SE Unit #1
Fort Walton Beach
When: 3‑7 PM every day except Tuesday (closed).
Drink Specials: $2 domestic beers, $3 well drinks (Jack, Jim, Bacardi, etc.), $3 house wines, $1 off everything else.
Graffiti & the Funky Blues Shack
34902 Emerald Coast Parkway
When: 4-7 PM daily, late night happy hour Friday and Saturday, 10 PM-midnight.
Emerald Grande, HarborWalk Village, Destin
850‑337‑8100, ext. 1550
When: 4‑6 PM daily.
Drink Specials: All drinks half off (except bottles of wine and Drink Special of the Day), plus specially priced apps.
When: Mon.‑Fri., 11 AM‑7 PM—downstairs bar only.
Drink Specials: Half off drinks.
When: Monday‑Friday, 3‑6 PM Sushi bar and bar area only. Bonzai Wednesdays, 6 PM‑close with half price sake, house wine, apps and sushi rolls.
Drink Specials: Half‑price hot sake carafes, house wine pours, select draft beers and select apps, plus $5 California rolls, spicy krab rolls and crunch salmon rolls.
Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville
When: Monday‑Friday, 10 PM‑close.
Drink Specials: $3 14‑ounce Bud Light or Landshark draft, $4 Barefoot cabernet and chardonnay, $5 “Who’s to Blame” margaritas and “5 O’Clock Somewhere” cocktails.
950 Gulf Shore Drive
When: 4‑6 PM daily.
Drink Specials: $5 top shelf Margaritas, FREE chips and salsa.
82 S Barrett Square
Drink Specials: Daily from 5 to 6 PM—New Amsterdam Vodka Martinis for $5. Every Tuesday and Thursday from 5 to 7 PM—$5 select martinis and $7 select wines.
1224 Santa Rosa Blvd.
Fort Walton Beach
When: Early happy hour, 1‑6 PM Late night happy hour, 2‑4 AM Never a cover charge for escorted women, military, or restaurant‑hotel‑bar employees.
Drink Specials: Early happy hour—two for $5 well drinks, $10 buckets of beer, two‑for‑one shot specials, no cover charge. Late night happy hour—two for $6 well drinks, $12 buckets of beer, two‑for‑one shot specials, no cover charge after 3 AM
Twisted Grape Café and Wine Bar
1193B Eglin Parkway
When: Monday‑Friday, 11 AM‑7 PM
Drink Specials: $1 off all Twisted (house) wines.
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