February Events in Destin ~ Cottages by the Bay

Mark your calendar to enjoy these February events in Destin! From fundraising dinners to the Annual Gumbo Festival, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Choose the Cottages by the Bay for your accommodations in Destin. Whether you travel solo or have a group of up to 44, the Cottages are a fantastic choice for your stay.

First up, on February 1st at 6PM is the Palate & Palette Wine Dinner. This is Shelter House’s signature fundraising event. Throughout the evening, artists Kathy and Krista Schumacher team up with local chefs for a memorable night. These artists create unique pieces during the meal. Later, the art will be sold during a live auction. Additionally, brews from Grayton Beer Company and craft cocktails from Timber Creek Distillery are available. Tickets for the event are available on 850tix.com.

Next, an annual favorite, is the Sandestin Gumbo Festival starting February 14th. This two day event kicks off with a seafood boil at Hammerhead’s Bar & Grille on Friday. The next day, the main event starts at noon. Prepare your taste buds for a fantastic variety of gumbos from restaurants throughout the area. Also, the festival features live music from Dikki Du and the Zydeco Krewe. The event is on rain or shine!

Additionally, there are many events in neighboring Gulf Coast communities in February. Check out the Emerald Coast Boat & Lifestyle Show in Panama City Beach or venture to Alys Beach to enjoy the 30A Wine Festival. With so much to do on the Emerald Coast, it is sure to be a vacation to remember. If events are not your speed, there is never a shortage of outdoor activities, shopping and more in Destin. Contact us to learn more about accommodations at the Cottages by the Bay today.