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Dancing, arcades, bars, restaurants!  Join the party and check out the amazing night life on the Emerald Coast.  From quiet night fishing to pounding dance clubs right on the beach, there is always something to keep you moving! 



Clubs

AJ's - (850) 837-1913
Amvets Post 78 - (850) 687-3828
American Legion  -
(850) 243-0221
Boys & Girls Club of Okaloosa County  -
(850) 862-16162
Crestview Brotherhood Club  -
(850) 682-8366
Elk's Lodge-Destin -
(850) 837-0744
Elk's Ridge #1205 -
(850) 244-1154
Ft Walton Beach Bridge Club -
(850) 664-2234
Ft Walton Beach Yacht Club -
(850) 244-2033
Foxwood Country Club of Crestview -
(850) 682-2012
Fraternal Order of Eagles -
(850) 862-4045
Hurlburt Officers Club -
(850) 581-3110
Twin Cities Elks Bpoe Lodge #2747 - (850) 729-3557

The Swamp -
(850) 796-1300
VFW Post 7674 -
(850) 244-3834
VFW Post 7674-CMRD/QM -
(850) 243-2282
VFW Post 10555 -
(850) 231-5650
VFW Post 11367 -
(850) 581-0479
Watercolor Beach Club - (850) 534-5040

Amusement

Arcades / Pool Halls

    Aladin's Castle - (850) 654-9306
    American Arcade - (850) 243-8062
    Jerry's Game Gallery - (850) 864-5510

Batting Cages

    Fenway Park Batting Cages - (850) 664-6724

Bingo

    Beal Street Bingo - (850) 244-1979
    Bingo Castle - (850) 244-3493
    Emerald Coast Bingo - (850) 301-2992
   
Ft. Walton Bingo - (850) 864-4141
    Shamrock Bingo - (850) 689-4436

Bowling

    Destin Lanes - (850) 654-5251
    Ft. Walton Beach Bowl - (850) 863-5603
    Hurlburt Field Bowling Center - (850) 581-1357
    Shoal River Bowling Center - (850) 682-1310
    White Sands Bowling Center - (850) 863-2193

Golf Courses

Bluewater Bay
Emerald Bay
Indian Bayou
Sandestin
Santa Rosa Golf
Seascape
The Golf Garden
Regatta Bay
Kelly Plantation
36 holes
18 holes
27 holes
63 holes
18 holes
18 holes
9 holes
18 holes
18 holes

850-897-3241
850-837-5197 850-837-6191 850-267-8211 850-267-2229
850-654-7888 850-837-7422
850-650-7800

850-837-6677

Go-Karts

    The Track - (850) 654-4668 

Minigolf

    Fun Quest Pitch & Putt - (850) 682-0433
    Goofy Golf - (850) 862-4922
    Island Golf Center - (850) 244-1612
    Crestview Pitch and Putt - (850) 683-0333
    The Track - (850) 654-4668 

Rollerskating

    Ft. Walton Skating Center - (850) 863-1223
    Hot Wheels Skating Center Inc. - (850) 682-6699
   
Rollin Wheels of Destin - (850) 650-0661

Waterparks

    Big Kahuna's Lost Paradise - (850) 837-4061
    Pleasure Island Waterparks - (850) 243-9738

Zoos

    Gulfarium - (850) 244-5169
    Kountry Kritters - (850) 951-0913
    Plantation Critters - (850) 682-4943
    Sasquatch Zoo - (850) 682-3949
    The Zoo & Botanical Gardens - (850) 932-2229

Restaurants

Pandora's Steak House
     1120B Santa Rosa Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
     (850) 244-8669

Los Rancheros
     300 Eglin Pkwy NE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
     (850) 862-2007

Louisiana Lagniappe
     775 Gulfshore Dr, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 837-0881

La Paz
     950 Gulfshore Dr, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 837-2247

Flamingo Cafe
     414 US 98E, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 837-0961

Captain Dave's on the Gulf
     3796 Old Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 837-2627

Cowboys
     8673 US 98, Navarre, FL 32566
     (850) 939-0502

Marina Cafe
     404 US 98E, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 837-7960

Coach-N-Four
     1313 Lewis Turner Blvd, Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32547
     (850) 863-3443

Olive Garden
     216 Miracle Strip Pkwy, Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548
     (850) 244-1667

Yamato
     258 N. Eglin Pkwy, Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548
     (850) 244-1667
     47 SE. Miracle Strip Pkwy, Downtown Ft. Walton Beach
     (850) 243-0478

The Back Porch
     1740 Hwy 98 E., Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 837-2022

Ever Green
     309 Miracle Strip Pkwy, Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548
     (850) 664-6008

AJ's Seafood and Oyster Bar
     116 E Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 837-1913

Donut Hole Bakery Cafe
     6745 Hwy 98 W, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 267-3239

The Summerhouse
     2 SW Miracle Strip Pkwy, Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548
     (850) 244-1553

The Elephant Walk
      9301 Hwy 98 W, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 267-4800

Angie's Resturant & Bar
     763 E Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 650-9494

Fudpucker's
     20001 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 654-4200
     108 Santa Rosa Blvd., Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548
     (850) 243-3833

Rick's Crab Trap
      104 SW Miracle Strip Pkwy, Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548
     (850) 664-0110
     8495 Navarre Pkwy, Navarre FL 32566
     (850) 939-4439

Harbor Docks
     538 Hwy 98, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 837-2506

Harry T's Boathouse
     320 E Hwy 98, Destin Yacht Club, Destin, FL 32541
     (850) 654-4800

Attractions

Ft. Walton Beach

Pleasure Island Waterpark
Hwy. 98
Ft. Walton Beach, FL
Phone: 850/243-9738

Waterslide, go-kart rides, waverunner rentals, pontoon boats, jet boats and parasailing. When you’re done with fun, stop by for a bucket of steamers, a drink and ice cream. Open daily. Call for reservations.

Airforce Armament Museum
Hwy. 85 near the west gate of Eglin Air Force Base
Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32542
Phone: (850) 882-4062
Fax: (850) 882-4062

Exhibits of aircraft and armaments dating back to World War I.

Arts and Design Society
17 First St SE
Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548
Phone: 850/244-1271
Web Site: http://www.emeraldcoast.com/recreation/art_and_design/

The Society was founded 40 years ago by a group of artists and other local citizens to promote art throughout the Emerald Coast community. The Gallery holds a mixture of art shows changing every 3-4 weeks. The Workshop offers classes in painting and clay, with several workshops throughout the year. Hours: 12-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1-4 p.m. on Sunday.

Fort Walton Beach Art Museum
38 Robinwood Dr. SW
Ft. Walton Beach, FL
Phone: 850/244-5319

Houses the Mimi Bash collection, American paintings, sculptures and pottery, as well as Chinese, Thai and Cambodian relics and various art objects. Admission free, but donations welcome.

Indian Temple Mound Museum
139 Miracle Strip Pkwy., downtown Ft. Walton Beach
Ft. Walton Beach, FL
Phone: 850/243-6521

Native American objects found in a 40-mile radius of the downtown area. A temple mound, once used by Native Americans for political and religious ceremonies, is just outside the museum.

Liza Jackson Park
Hwy. 98
Ft. Walton Beach, FL

Offers picnic tables, grills, boat ramp, playgrounds, restrooms and a covered pavilion.

Camp Walton School House
107 First St
Ft. Walton, FL
Phone: 904/234-6521

Built in 1912, the school was in use until 1936. The building is open to groups for tours by reservation.

Crestview

Sasquatch Wildlife Park
Hwy. 90
Crestview, FL 32539
Phone: (850) 682-3949
Fax: (850) 682-2576

Home to more than 250 animals representing 50 species from 27 countries.

Destin

Dolphin Cruises/Southern Star
Harborwalk Marina, Hwy. 98 East
Destin, FL 32541
Phone: (850) 837-7741
Tollfree: US 888/424-7217
Fax: (850) 837-6641
Web Site: http://www.dolphin-sstar.com/

Enjoy a fun-filled two-hour cruise aboard the Southern Star, Destin's famous dolphin cruise as seen on CNN and National Geographic.

Glass Bottom Boat
Hwy. 98
Destin, FL
Phone: 850/654-7787
Web Site: http://www.boogieswatersports.com

The only excursion vessel featuring underwater viewing. Dolphin encounters, sightseeing, bird feeding and narrated cruises. Open daily. Call for cruise times.

Morgan's
Hwy 98 E.
Destin, FL
Phone: 850/654-3320

At Silver Sands Factory Stores. Family entertainment center featuring Harbor Docks Seafood and Brewery, Creehan’s Market and two fantastic themed gaming areas. Enjoy a total dining and entertainment adventure for the whole family!

New Florida Girl
314-A Hwy. 98 E.
Destin, FL
Phone: 850/837-6357

Featuring "New Florida Girl," the party boat. Call for rates and schedules.

Osprey's Excursions
East Pass Marina
Destin, FL
Phone: 850/654-5716

Take a journey on The Osprey, a Coast Guard-approved vessel, with marine biology specialist, Capt. Mike and his crew to experience local marine life up close and personal. Also available are 2-1/2-hour snorkeling ecotours and an exciting dolphin encounter cruise. Pri-vate charters are also available. Drinks available; small coolers welcome. No alcohol or smoking allowed.

Seablaster
Destin, FL
Phone: 850/837-2222
Web Site: http://www.ajs-destin.com

Looking for something to do while in Destin? Climb aboard the adventure of a lifetime. Tour Destin Harbor, blast into the pass, down the pristine beaches and watch the dolphins! Each trip includes free beer, wine and sodas. Daily departures 9 a.m. (includes snorkeling), 1p.m., 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. (sunset cruise.)

Clement E. Taylor Park
Calhoun Ave
Destin, FL

Offers picnic tables among shade trees, playground equipment and restrooms.

Old Destin Post Office
Stahlman Ave
Destin, FL
Phone: 850/837-8572

Artifacts, photos, historic objects and data reflect the culture of early Destin pioneers. Destin's first post office was set up in a home parlor in 1897. Hours: Wed. 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Milton

Adventures Unlimited
8974 Tomahawk Landing Rd
Milton, FL
Phone: (850) 623-6197
Tollfree: US 800/239-6864
Fax: (850) 626-3124
Web Site: http://www.adventuresunlimited.com

This 88-acre wilderness resort offers canoeing, tubing, kayaking, challenge ropes course and eco-tour adventures on the beautiful Coldwater River.

Okaloosa Island

Brackin Wayside Park
Hwy. 98
Okaloosa Island, FL

Picnic tables, restrooms, grills and a bathhouse.

Gulf Island National Seashore
Gulf Blvd
Okaloosa Island, FL

A popular scenic spot offering a concession stand, picnic tables, restrooms and bathhouses.

John Beasley Wayside Park
Hwy. 98
Okaloosa Island, FL

Offers picnic tables, restrooms and grills.

Marler Memorial Park
US 98
Okaloosa Island, FL

A boat ramp, picnic tables, grills, bathhouse and restrooms.

National Seashore Swimming Area
Hwy. 98
Okaloosa Island, FL

Offers picnic tables, restrooms, and a boat ramp.

Extreme!

Air Boingo - (850) 654-9306
Sky Pirates Parasailing - (850) 837-5797
SkyCoaster - (850) 654-6579