Locals and visitors know that fall events along the Emerald Coast are fabulous! As the weather begins to cool, and the evenings are ideal for sipping a glass of wine and strolling though some of the most iconic communities on the coast, the Beaches of South Walton are enchanting.

Whether you make the trip each season to the beautiful coast or come just for the fall these local events boast new flavors and experiences that you and your friends or family are sure to keep close for years to come. See what’s happening, where, and when!

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Harvest Food & Wine Festival

WaterColor, FL ~ October 24th-26th

Baytowne Beer Festival

Sandestin, Florida ~ October 11th-12th


30A Half Marathon & 5K

Gulf Place ~ October 11th-13th

Flutterby Festival

WaterSound Origins ~ October 19th-20th


Mountainfilm on Tour

WaterColor, Florida ~ November 1st-2nd

29th Annual Seeing Red Wine Festival

Seaside, Florida ~ November 7th-10th