As summer gently fades into fall, Sandestin, Florida, keeps the fun and excitement alive throughout September. If you’re planning a getaway to this delightful Gulf Coast destination, you’re in for a treat! At Skis and Seas, we’re here to keep you informed about the hottest happenings. So, pack your bags and get ready to make the most of your September vacation in Sandestin!
Tim Nowell @ Hotel Effie – Miramar Beach, FL (September 18, 2023):
Enjoy an evening of live music as Tim Nowell takes the stage at Hotel Effie. With soulful tunes and a picturesque setting, it’s the perfect way to unwind and savor the sounds of Sandestin.
Sunday Blues Cruise (September 24, 2023):
Cruise into relaxation mode on a Sunday Blues Cruise. Set sail along the Florida Gulf Coast waters while enjoying live blues music. It’s a leisurely and soul-soothing experience that’s perfect for unwinding.
Duchess – Live @ Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin – Summer Concert Series (September 29, 2023):
Join in the rhythm of Sandestin’s Summer Concert Series with a live performance by Duchess at Baytowne Wharf. Dance the night away under the stars and enjoy the vibrant music scene.
Million Dollar Quartet (Ongoing in September):
Throughout September, you can catch the captivating “Million Dollar Quartet” show. This musical tells the story of a legendary jam session featuring Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins. Don’t miss this iconic performance!
Sandestin Wine Festival (September 15-18, 2023):
Calling all wine enthusiasts! The Sandestin Wine Festival is a must-attend event in mid-September. Sample exquisite wines from around the world, enjoy delicious cuisine, and immerse yourself in a weekend of wine-centric festivities.
Sandestin Triathlon and Duathlon (September 23-24, 2023):
For those seeking outdoor adventures, the Sandestin Triathlon and Duathlon is a thrilling challenge. Compete in a swim-bike-run race or join the duathlon for a run-bike-run experience. The scenic course and friendly competition make this event unforgettable.
ArtWalk on the Bay (September 30, 2023):
Explore the vibrant art scene in Sandestin during ArtWalk on the Bay. Stroll through galleries showcasing the works of talented local artists, and perhaps even find a unique piece to take home as a memento of your trip.
Sandestin Gameday Tailgate (Every Saturday in September):
Embrace the football spirit with Sandestin’s Gameday Tailgate! Every Saturday in September, enjoy tailgate-inspired food, drinks, and live music, creating the perfect atmosphere for watching your favorite college football teams play.
Fall Fishing in the Gulf (Ongoing in September):
September is an excellent time for offshore fishing in Sandestin. Whether you’re an experienced angler or a novice, you can enjoy guided fishing trips or cast your line from the shore. Expect to reel in a variety of Gulf Coast catches.
Fall Foliage Bike Ride (Various Dates in September):
Take in the beauty of Sandestin’s fall foliage with a scenic bike ride. Several guided tours are available, allowing you to explore the natural splendor of the area while getting some exercise.
But the fun in Sandestin doesn’t stop in September! Here are some fantastic events to look forward to in October and November:
Sandestin Fishing Rodeo (October 1-31, 2023):
October kicks off the Sandestin Fishing Rodeo, a month-long event perfect for anglers of all levels. Compete in various fishing categories and enjoy the thrill of reeling in big catches.
Baytowne Beer Festival (October 13-14, 2023):
Beer enthusiasts won’t want to miss the Baytowne, Sandestin Beer Festival. Sample a wide selection of craft beers, enjoy live music, and savor delicious food pairings during this two-day celebration of hops and barley.
Trick or Treat Street (October 31, 2023):
Bring the family to Baytowne Wharf on Halloween for Trick or Treat Street. Kids can dress up in their costumes and collect candy from local businesses for a spooktacular evening.
Baytowne on Ice (Opens in November):
Embrace the holiday spirit early with Baytowne on Ice. This seasonal ice skating rink opens in November and provides a fun and festive way to kick off the holiday season.
Sparkling Wine & Holiday Lights (November 18, 2023):
Witness the magic of Sandestin’s holiday lights display while sipping on sparkling wine. It’s the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit and create lasting memories with loved ones.
Thanksgiving Buffet (November 24, 2023):
If you’re in Sandestin for Thanksgiving, indulge in a delectable Thanksgiving buffet at one of the area’s fine dining establishments. It’s a fantastic way to celebrate the holiday without the stress of cooking.
With these additional events in October and November, your autumn getaway in Sandestin promises to be filled with fun, festivities, and memorable moments. Whether you’re exploring the Gulf’s crystal-clear waters, enjoying live music, or savoring the local cuisine, there’s something for everyone to enjoy as the seasons change. Plan your visit now and make the most of this charming Gulf Coast paradise!