Emerald Coast Convention & Visitors Bureau
Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Okaloosa Island, the heart of Florida's Emerald Coast provides the perfect backdrop for family fun with 24 miles of sugar-white sandy shore and sparkling emerald-green waters. Choose from over 13,000 rooms spread across a variety of accommodation types, including private homes, condos and hotels, for your next adventure in Destin, Fort Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island, as well as more than 250 restaurants. With more than 200 festivals and special events annually, from the Billy Bowlegs Festival and Destin Fishing Rodeo to the Emerald Coast Boat Week and Destin Seafood Festival, a good time is always close at hand. Destin's claim to fame as "The World's Luckiest Fishing Village" is no idle boast with nine world records and the country's largest charter boat fleet.