7 Things to do at Night in Destin

You may have come for the Destin sun, but the night time is just as fun! The Harbor, beach, and downtown of Destin take on a new life when the moon comes up. Dine, drink, dance, and tee off with these 7 Things to do at Night in Destin!

Each twilight activity offers something for different ages and interests. From hunting sea critters on a moonlit beach, to grabbin the guys and hittin the green, there is no excuse for staying in! Try any one of the following activities for a guaranteed memorable night during your next stay in Destin, Florida!


LMFAO! Magic & Comedy Show

things to do at night in destin

Noah and Heather Wells' highly acclaimed "MAXIMUM Magic" is a hit among children and families. But if you're looking something more "adult", check out the LMFAO! Magic & Comedy Show at Fudpucker's Theater on Okaloosa Island! LMFAO stands for Loads of Magic For Adults Only. This 60 minute Vegas-style performance is packed-full of hilarious jokes, mesmerizing magic, and mind-blowing mentalism. Cocktails and desserts are available to complete this one-of-a-kind evening out on the town! For more information, visit Destin Magic and Comedy Show online!

Looking for something more family-friendly? Book your discount tickets to the MAXIMUM Magic Dinner Theater online!

Hit the Green

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With the latest tee time at 7:30pm, The Golf Gardens 9-hole course is a unique way to spend an evening in Destin, Florida! Effectively lit by massive flood lights, golfing at night has never been easier or safer. Grab your golf buddies and prepare for a rousing round of golf on the Golf Gardens course featuring 7 par 3's and 2 par 4's!

*Save when purchasing the Golf Gardens Combo online including a round of golf, putt putt, and driving range!

Experience the Nightlife

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The Destin Harbor comes alive with several of the most popular things to do at night in Destin. Stop into the eclectic waterside nightclubs, bars, and restaurants for live music, late-night menus, and signature drinks in paradise! Had enough of the Harbor? Head into town for late-night fun at select joints throughout Destin. Popular local hangouts like Hog's Breath Saloon, World of Beer, and the newly opened Funky Blues Shack will keep you drinking and dancing well into the AM!

Elegant Evening on the Water

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Enjoy the area's only fine dining entertainment yacht! Premium gulf seafood and American cuisine will satisfy the foodie in you, while live entertainment and a full bar take care of the party animal! Cruise the beautiful Choctawhatchee Bay with stunning views of the shoreline and sunset. The Sandestin Fine Dining Dinner and Dancing Cruise is perfect for any occasion, be it a group outing, or romantic dinner for two.

30A Beach Bonfire

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Everything's made better with smores! Head down to the scenic beaches of 30A for a night of togetherness on the white sand. Let a bonfire service build you a beachside blaze complete with chairs, tables, and smore-building supplies. With several 30A Beach Bonfire providers to choose from, it's easy to plan the best bonfire for any situation!

Hit the Beach

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Who says the beach isn't just as fun after the day is done? The beach at night becomes a different world, and offers something for all ages and interests! Adults can hangout, drink, and soak in the romance of a moonlit horizon over the calm Emerald Coast waters. Kids on the other hand, can try their hand at ghost crab hunting. This late-night activity involves chasing down tiny white ghost crabs. Grab a bucket, flashlight, and butterfly net, and see how many critters your kids can gather! Not staying on the beach? Don't fret! Several public accesses including Crystal Beach and the Back Porch remain open 24/7 with on-site parking for easy travel.

Catch a Flick

movies in destin

Stay in with a family film, or take a seat infront of the big screen at Destin's only movie theater, the AMC Destin Commons 14! Most hotels and condos provide a movie player along with on-site rentals. *Combine a hot night out with a feature film by taking advantage of AMC's full bar serving beer, wine, and cocktails!

Published Dec 29 2016
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