Late autumn is one of the best times of the year to relax on the Emerald Coast! In chronological order, here is your lineup events happening around Destin this November. If you’re ready for mild weather, foodie festivals and incredible Black Friday (…we mean, Emerald Friday) shopping deals – make your plans to visit the Emerald Coast today. Don’t forget to share your Destin experience via #PelicanBeachDestin on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

Baytowne on Ice

When: November 1, 2016 through February 2017

Where: Apex Skating Pavilion at The Village of Baytowne Wharf

Cost: $11 for 1.5 hours of skating time (does not include $3 skates rental)

Celebrate the season on the Emerald Coast with one of Destin’s most enchanting winter traditions: ice-skating at the Village of Baytowne Wharf. (Details)


Capes and Crowns Fun Run & 5K

When: November 5, 2016 (Race-day packet pick up starts at 7:00 AM)

Where: The Village of Baytowne Wharf

Cost: Individual 5K - $45 per person; Half Mile Fun Run - $30

Join the community for a morning of fun in the sun at this year’s 5K and half-mile fun run. Fun for the entire family, this event includes face painting, superhero and princess appearances from Enchanted Parties, a family-friendly post-race party with games, snacks + treats provided by Another Broken Egg and complimentary post-race craft beer from Grayton Beer Company. Details



Blues, Brews And BBQ

When: November 5, 2016 from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Where: HarborWalk Village

Cost: $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Includes armbands for BBQ sampling and 7 drink tickets for Craft Beer samples

Incredible harbor views, hot barbeque and refreshing craft beers – nothing is better during the month of November than HarborWalk Village’s Annual Blues, Brews and BBQ event. Details



Jerry Seinfeld Live

When: November 11, 2016

Where: The Mattie Kelly Fine & Performing Arts Center (100 College Boulevard, east, Niceville, Florida)

Cost: $82.50 & $125

America’s premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will perform his signature stand-up routine at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on Friday, November 11, 2016 at 7:00 pm in the Mainstage Theater. Details


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The Nutcracker

When: November 18 – 19, 2016

Where: The Mattie Kelly Fine & Performing Arts Center

Cost: Adult ticket - $38; Children - $18

In November, Northwest Florida Ballet will present their annual performance of the brilliant holiday favorite, The Nutcracker. Performances will be held at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on Fri. and Sat., Nov. 18 and 19 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 20 at 2:30 p.m. and will be the debut of the Northwest Florida Ballet Symphony Orchestra, led by David Ott. This timeless ballet is a tradition among families along the Emerald Coast as the start of their holiday season. Details



Black Friday Shopping

When: November 25, 2016

Where: Destin Commons & Silver Sands Premium Outlets

After your holiday meal, take advantage of the Resorts of Pelican Beach's convenient location to multiple shopping locations for "Black Friday" shopping. A shopper's paradise - Destin is home to incredible shopping such as Silver Sands Premium Outlets and Destin Commons.




Polar Express Under the Stars

When: November 25, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Where: The Village of Baytowne Wharf

Cost: Free

A special occasion to get into the holiday spirit, bring your family to meet Santa Claus and watch Polar Express under the stars at the Village of Baytowne Wharf. Details



Santa at HarborWalk Village

When: November 25 – 27, 2016 from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Where: HarborWalk Village

Price: Free

Meet Jolly St. Nick at his first HarborWalk Village appearance this November. In addition to sharing your Christmas list with Santa, all of his guests will receive a special holiday treat. Details



Holiday Fireworks

When: November 26, 2016

Where: The Village of Baytowne Wharf

Cost: Free

Welcome Santa to the Emerald Coast as he kicks off the holiday season with fireworks at the Village of Baytowne Wharf. After, the event continues and guests can visit with Santa Claus and enjoy the Village’s 12 nights of lights show. Details



Choose your view this November and stay at the Resorts of Pelican Beach in Destin, Florida. Make your reservation with confidence and take advantage of our great specials and rest assured you will always receive the best rate with Pelican Beach Management, Inc. View our Winter Season Special Offers or call (888) 735-4226 to speak with one of our vacation planners.

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