Annual South Walton 4th of July Parade, starting at 8 a.m. in front of Seagrove Plaza on Scenic Highway 30A. Patriotic costumes, festive floats and your beloved furry friends. Upon arrival at Seaside, a panel of judges will select the winning parade entry. More info at www.seasidefl.com.
Fourth of July
Extravaganza at HarborWalk Village, Destin,
6:30-9:30 p.m. Watch hungry
competitors go head to head in the 3rd Annual HarborWalk Village Hot Dog Eating
contest, enjoy an exciting live concert from Clinch 46 on the Mainstage, and
experience a spectacular fireworks show over the harbor. Family activities,
contests, giveaways and more. www.harborwalkdestin.com.
Red, White & Baytowne at the Village of Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin. Golf cart parade at 9 a.m., followed by waterslide, face painting and hat decorating from 10 to noon. At 6 p.m., enjoy face painting, crafts and a stilt walker plus live music from the Shrimpboat Cowboys from 7 to 9. Fireworks at 9:15. www.baytownewharf.com.