4th of July in Destin, FL 2017

Cookouts, cold drinks, and the smell of fresh fireworks in the air, nothing says Independence Day like a 4th of July celebration on the Emerald Coast! Destin celebrates its 30th Annual 4th of July celebration with Fireworks over the famous Harbor. This tradition attracts thousands of visitors by offering one of the top fireworks displays in the south. The 4th of July in Destin, FL is just weeks away, so let's go over the top things to do in Destin for the 4th of July!


4th of July in Destin, FL 2017


4th of july in destin, fl 2016
4th of July in Destin, FL 2016
So what's happening in the Destin Harbor for the 4th of July? At 7pm, Nashville Singer/Songwriter Kevin Sport will take the Harborwalk Village main stage. The country artist and host of "The Right Place with Kevin Sport" will rock the Harbor until 9pm when the fireworks begin. Immediately following the fireworks will be a live firespinning show on the main stage courtesy of Just Add Fire. Along with Harbor dining, games, and sights, 4th of July 2016 is gearing up to be quite an event!

Fireworks When & Where


When: 9:00PM, July 4th, 2016
Where: Destin Harbor - East Pass (Boats typically anchor throughout the Harbor, Pass, and across Crab Island)
Additional Details: The Destin fireworks display is large enough to be seen in the Harbor and beyond (with a potentially obstructed view). Patriotic music is also broadcast throughout the Harbor for the full Independence Day effect. Also, Z-96 will be providing a simulcast at 96.5 FM.


destin harbor 4th of july


4th of July Boat Tours


Boat tours offer an up-close view of the stunning fireworks show in the Destin Harbor. Instead of braving the boat traffic in the bay and harbor, why not reserve a spot on a Destin fireworks boat cruise for the 4th of July?

Destin Harbor Fireworks Cruise Aboard the Hannah Marie


The Hannah Marie runs daily in search of dolphins and marine life, but has crafted a special hour-long tour for Destin's firework shows. This 4th of July, book a seat aboard the Hannah Marie for a relaxing and worry-free cruise. The Hannah Marie vessel offers multiple decks for viewing, on-board bathrooms, and an air-conditioned inside cabin. For more information on this fireworks cruise, head to Destin Harbor Fireworks Cruise Aboard the Hannah Marie.

destin harbor fireworks cruise
Hannah Marie Fireworks Cruise

Harbor Pontoon Boat Rental


Rent a pontoon boat this 4th of July for an up-close view of the Destin fireworks on your own terms! Pontoons are easy to maneuver and typically hold up to 12 passengers. Rentals depart from the Destin Harbor, so you won't have to travel far to find the perfect spot. Check out rentals at Destin 4th of July Pontoon Rentals online!

pontoon rental 4th of july
Pontoon Boat Rental 4th of July


Published Jun 27 2016
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